Extension School

2021 Oct 13

HES: Career Path Spotlight - Cybersecurity

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Join us for a webinar featuring Jonathan Lancelot. Jonathan completed the Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs certificate in Cybersecurity Risk Management. Jonathan is a Cybersecurity Operations Analyst with a degree in Cyber-Diplomacy from Norwich University. He has published several papers including one on systemic racism in US Elections and how the persistent use of flawed technology disenfranchises Black voters in states across the country, and cyberwarfare rules of engagement. To participate, pre-register at...

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2021 Nov 04

HES: Exploring Careers in Writing

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Are you considering a career where you can apply your writing skills? Attend this webinar to learn more about writing-focused job and internship opportunities across varied areas, including journalism, creative writing, publishing, marketing, communications, and entertainment. This webinar will also cover targeted resources and strategies for conducting a successful search or getting published. Presented by Amy DiGiovine, Assistant Director, OCS. To participate, pre-register at https://harvard.zoom....

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2021 Nov 02

HES: Succeeding in the Hybrid Workplace

1:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Virtual

The rules are changing around how we work and when we work. In this webinar, Ingrid Goldbloom Bloch of Mosaic Careers will share practical tips on how to optimize your productivity and engagement in a remote or hybrid workplace. To participate, pre-register at https://harvard.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Csnnrj0XTKOVSPgPb_aIuA Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is scheduled to begin. If you have accessibility needs or requests related to this webinar, please contact ...

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2021 Aug 18

Case in Point Workshop with Marc Cosentino

7:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

All Students: Register via Crimson Careers

Case in Point author Marc Cosentino speaks to undergraduate and MBA classes throughout the country on the topic of Case Interviews. If this is your first time attending a Case Workshop, you'll learn why firms ask case questions and what they are looking for from students. If you have attended a workshop before, you can look forward to the drill-down session on...

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2021 Sep 20

Job Search for International Students with Dan Beaudry

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Virtual
Are you an international student interested in pursuing a job in the US? Learn how to invest your limited time and give yourself the best chance of finding a US job with visa sponsorship. In our remote world, it's more important than ever to understand how hiring truly works in the U.S. and how to put yourself on the right path to navigating the job market. Presented by Dan Beaudry, author of “Power Ties: The International Student’s Guide to Finding Jobs in the United States.” Dan is the former head of campus recruiting at Monster.com and the former Associate Director of Corporate Recruiting... Read more about Job Search for International Students with Dan Beaudry
2021 Oct 05

HES: Ace Your Interview

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
Interview skills can make or break your chance of receiving an offer. This webinar will focus on the dynamics of conducting a winning interview. Learn how to effectively prepare and research for an interview, and how to handle difficult questions. Strategies for in-person, phone and video interviews will be covered. Presented by Amanda Peters, Associate Director, OCS. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND: https://harvard.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_9MJaVE8-QuynuWQGgsl55w If you have accessibility needs or requests related... Read more about HES: Ace Your Interview
2021 Sep 23

Data Science and Analytics Career Pathways

5:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Data Science and Analytics are burgeoning fields with growing opportunities for those with advanced quantitative, analytical, and computational skills. Organizations are looking for scientists and engineers with personality who can demystify big data trends into understandable business terms. Learn more about how you can enter this exciting field, and talk with data scientists from a variety of companies that use analytics and AI as the foundation of their business model. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.

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2021 Sep 14

HES: Ace Your Interview

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
Interview skills can make or break your chance of receiving an offer. This webinar will focus on the dynamics of conducting a winning interview. Learn how to effectively prepare and research for an interview, and how to handle difficult questions. Strategies for in-person, phone and video interviews will be covered. Presented by Amanda Peters, Associate Director, OCS. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND: https://harvard.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Up-sMIjTTteZeQ9pggvFKw If you have accessibility needs or requests related... Read more about HES: Ace Your Interview
2021 Oct 28

HES: Environmental Defense Fund Employer Information Session

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
Join Ashley Medlar, Project Manager at EDF, for a webinar to learn about the Environmental Defense Fund Climate Corps summer fellowship for graduate degree and certificate students. Since 2008, EDF Climate Corps has placed over 1,100 graduate level fellows in host organizations including American Red Cross, Google, Lyft, New York City Mayor’s Office of Sustainability, and TPG Capital. Working under the guidance of a host supervisor and EDF manager, fellows uncover energy management and sustainability solutions for their host organizations. You will participate in interactive training, have... Read more about HES: Environmental Defense Fund Employer Information Session
2021 Oct 14

Media, Marketing, Humanities, and Creative Careers Panel & Networking

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Virtual

In the lead up to the OCS Media, Marketing, Humanities and Creative Careers Expo, join a variety of working professionals to get their perspective on the importance of creativity. Learn about specific opportunities to use your creative skills in media, branding, marketing, advertising, journalism, publishing, and strategic communications. Panelists can also answer questions regarding trends, changes, entry-level requirements, hiring timelines, and more! There will be designated time after the panel for students to connect with panelists in breakout rooms.

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2021 Oct 06

HES: Salary Negotiation Strategies for the Job Search

1:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Virtual
Learn the skills to negotiate your salary during the job search process. Explore how to research potential salaries and articulate your value to prospective employers. Salary negotiation is a business discussion. Strategize to place yourself in a power position so you do not leave money on the table. Presented by Amanda Peters, Associate Director, OCS. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND: https://harvard.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_AmiOohTcRvG2iG6WCW2ekw If you have accessibility needs or requests related to this webinar,... Read more about HES: Salary Negotiation Strategies for the Job Search
2021 Sep 28

HES: Navigating a Successful Career Change

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
Are you ready to make a career change? A career move can be a daunting process. Explore how to take stock and develop a realistic plan of action. Learn key steps to help facilitate an effective and successful career change. Presented by Amanda Peters, Associate Director, OCS. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND: https://harvard.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_dpbTQlRoRVyby453a1obSQ If you have accessibility needs or requests related to this webinar, please contact accessibility@extension.harvard.edu. Read more about HES: Navigating a Successful Career Change
2021 Sep 17

HES: LinkedIn for Networking, Career Building & The Job Search

1:00pm to 2:15pm

Location: 

Virtual
LinkedIn is an incredibly powerful tool for building and maintaining your professional network. Join us to be guided step-by-step through enhancing your profile and networking for job leads. We'll discuss your headline, skills, summary, and adding links to show examples of your work. Additional topics: ways to reach out to alumni and other professionals, asking for informational interviews, growing your reputation and how to benefit from participating in groups. This session will be taught by Career Coach & LinkedIn Trainer, Sabrina Woods, www.sabrina-woods.com. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND... Read more about HES: LinkedIn for Networking, Career Building & The Job Search

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