On a more encouraging note, NACE’s spring 2010 survey reported employers planned to hire 5.3 percent more new college graduates than they did the previous year. However, the Class of 2011 is challenged to work harder and smarter to not only get the job they want, but a job period!
To help this year’s graduates get ready for their job search, Career Development Services and TalentMarks.com, a firm dedicated to providing Career Coaching to graduates and alumni, are offering eight (8) Webinars featuring authors and experts who will share how students can effectively organize their job search, plan their career, build a network, create their brand, develop killer resumes, and use LinkedIn and Facebook to get a job!
Speakers and topics for the Grad Career Webinar series include:
October 6 | Corey Cicocchetti | Ethics
October 13 | Christine Hassler | Career Planning
October 20 | Diane Carling | Networking
October 27 | Wendy Enelow | Resumes
November 3 | Natascha Saunders | Facebook
November 10 | Jason Alba | LinkedIn
November 17 | William Arruda | Branding
December 1 | Donald Asher | Job Search
Wednesdays from 2 - 3 p.m. in Shelby Center, Room 1103
All students and alumni are invited to participate in one or all Webinars. For details on the sessions and speakers, go to www.auburn.edu/career/seminars or call 334.844.4744.
Career Development Services assists all Auburn University students and alumni in identifying career direction and major selection as well as with preparing for and navigating the job search. Services and hours of operation are posted at www.auburn.edu/career.