Extension School

2019 Oct 22

HES: Networking- Make Your Contacts Count (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

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WEBINAR
Studies continue to show that networking is the most effective job search strategy. Learn step-by-step how to implement this strategy. Learn how to build relationships and connect with people who can help you explore career options, and lead you to the type of job or internship you are seeking. Conquer your fear and learn how to start networking today. Presented by Linda Spencer, Associate Director, OCS. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5947952586574179083. Please join at... Read more about HES: Networking- Make Your Contacts Count (Webinar)
2019 Sep 06

BUSINESS & TECHNOLOGY FAIR

12:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Harvard SOCH (59 Shepard Street) & Sheraton Commander Hotel (16 Garden Street)
Join us for the Business & Technology Fair! Career fairs and expos are a great way to meet representatives from different types of organizations, to learn about internship and full-time positions, and to discover exciting opportunities within the field. For more information about this event, including the list of participating organizations, please visit the Business & Technology Fair website. Harvard FAS ID required for entry.
2019 Sep 26

HES: Positioning Your Extension School Degree & Certificate to Employers (Webinar)

1:00pm to 1:30pm

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WEBINAR
Join us for a webinar discussion about how to position your Harvard Extension School experience with potential employers. Have you ever been asked what is the Harvard Extension School, and why did you choose to attend? This webinar will explore these questions as well as how to represent the Harvard Extension School on your resume, at interviews and networking events. Presented by Linda Spencer, Associate Director, OCS. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6794853616891778571... Read more about HES: Positioning Your Extension School Degree & Certificate to Employers (Webinar)
2019 Sep 18

HES: Salary Negotiation Strategies for the Job Search (Webinar)

1:00pm to 1:30pm

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WEBINAR
Learn the skills to negotiate your salary during the job search process. Explore how to research and to articulate your value to prospective employers. Salary negotiation is a business discussion. Strategize how to place yourself in a power position so you do not leave money on the table. Presented by Linda Spencer, Associate Director, OCS. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5479302247908895243 Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is scheduled to begin.
2019 Aug 22

HES: Harvard Extension School Campus Interview Program Orientation

5:00pm to 6:00pm

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OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
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.
2019 Nov 05

HES: Pursuing a PhD in the Arts & Sciences (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

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WEBINAR
If you are considering applying to PhD programs please join Laura Stark, PhD, of the Office of Career Services (OCS), for a discussion about earning a PhD. Laura will present some helpful tips for applying to PhD programs and discuss some essential questions you must consider before applying. She will also discuss the application process, how faculty admissions committees evaluate you, and actions you can take to strengthen your candidacy. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/... Read more about HES: Pursuing a PhD in the Arts & Sciences (Webinar)
2019 Oct 29

HES: Resume & Cover Letter Writing For Working Professionals (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

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WEBINAR
First impressions do count! Market yourself and gain an edge in today’s job 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. Presented by Linda Spencer, Associate Director, OCS. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4773693959318731019. Please join at least five... Read more about HES: Resume & Cover Letter Writing For Working Professionals (Webinar)
2019 Oct 17

MEDIA, MARKETING, & CREATIVE CAREERS EXPO

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Cabot Library, Science Center
Join us for the Media, Marketing, & Creative Careers Expo! Career fairs and expos are a great way to meet representatives from different types of organizations, to learn about internship and full-time positions, and to discover exciting opportunities within the field. For more information about this event, including the list of participating organizations, please visit the Media, Marketing, & Creative Careers Expo website. Harvard ID required for entry.
2019 Oct 10

HES: Salary Negotiation Strategies for the Job Search (Webinar)

1:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

WEBINAR
Learn the skills to negotiate your salary during the job search process. Explore how to research and to articulate your value to prospective employers. Salary negotiation is a business discussion. Strategize how to place yourself in a power position so you do not leave money on the table. Presented by Linda Spencer, Associate Director, OCS. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1632590449390538251. Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is scheduled to begin.
2019 Sep 03

HES: Intro to the Office of Career Services (OCS)...What Career Resources Are Available to Degree Students and Alumni? (Webinar)

1:00pm to 1:30pm

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WEBINAR
Wondering about all of the various career services available to Harvard Extension School admitted degree students or alumni? Not sure where to begin? Join this informative session to learn about the Office of Career Services, and all of the opportunities available to you! Presented by Shoshana Mavor, Assistant Director, Harvard Extension School Career Events and Employer Relations, and Linda Spencer, Associate Director, OCS. For Matriculated Degree Candidates and Alumni. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.... Read more about HES: Intro to the Office of Career Services (OCS)...What Career Resources Are Available to Degree Students and Alumni? (Webinar)
2019 Sep 20

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

1:00pm to 2:15pm

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WEBINAR
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,... Read more about HES: LinkedIn for Networking, Career Building & The Job Search (Webinar)
2019 Sep 11

HES: Ace Your Interview (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

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WEBINAR
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 Linda Spencer, Associate Director, OCS. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3603712432294826251 Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is... Read more about HES: Ace Your Interview (Webinar)
2019 Oct 08

HES: Ace Your Interview (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

WEBINAR
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 Linda Spencer, Associate Director, OCS. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/354566511775310347. Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is... Read more about HES: Ace Your Interview (Webinar)
2019 Oct 02

HES: Resume & Cover Letter Writing For Working Professionals (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

WEBINAR
First impressions do count! Market yourself and gain an edge in today’s job 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. Presented by Linda Spencer, Associate Director, OCS. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4483907774213620235 Please join at least five... Read more about HES: Resume & Cover Letter Writing For Working Professionals (Webinar)

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