In this workshop, targeted specifically to Regional Studies master's students, you will learn about essential strategies used in most job searches, as well as the secrets of the Campus Interview Program and how to prepare effectively. The Campus Interview Program includes employers in the fields of technology, marketing, consulting, finance, advertising, and more. We'll discuss the ins and outs of the job and internship process, and the best way to use Crimson Careers and other resources to aid you in your search. In order to use the Campus... Read more about GSAS: OCS Orientation for Regional Studies Students
For Harvard College students only. Employer networking and information sessions begin the first day of classes – let OCS help you get ready! This webinar will cover what to expect at these events, how to prepare ahead of time, ways to make the most of each session you attend, and the importance of effective follow-up. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
For Harvard GSAS students only. Need to convert your academic CV to a 1-2 page resume? Or maybe you're starting from scratch. Learn how to write an effective resume and cover letter that reflects your strengths and resonates with employers so you can land interviews. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
HES degree candidates: The Campus Interview Program brings employers on campus for full-time, first-round job interviews for graduating students. Interviews are held from September-October. In order to be eligible for the Fall Campus Interview Program, you must: Have a 3.5 or higher cumulative GPA; complete the online Harvard Extension School graduation confirmation form for a November, March, or May 2019-2020 graduation (available via online services); and attend the mandatory orientation August 22, 5:00-6:00pm at OCS.
For Harvard College students only. Market yourself and gain an edge in today’s job and internship market by learning how to write an effective resume and cover letter. From writing effective accomplishment statements to deciding what to include and what to leave out, this workshop discusses, step-by-step, how to build and improve your resume and cover letters. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
For Harvard College students only. The "offer stage" can be just as stressful as the recruiting process. Learn how to advocate for yourself while maintaining good professional relationships when asking questions or addressing issues about your offer. Join the OCS Employer Relations Director, Deb Carroll, to discuss some of the following scenarios/questions, plus any additional questions you may have: What if your employer is asking you to make a decision before you are ready? How do you talk about your offer with other prospective employers? What if you want to change groups... Read more about Managing Offers (Webinar)