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2020 Feb 27

HES: Getting the Most Out of Career Fairs (Webinar)

1:00pm to 1:30pm

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Webinar
Career fairs can be a great opportunity to meet employers and to gather information from a wide variety of industries. Learn how to maximize and plan your time before, during, and after the fairs--including how to write and present an effective professional pitch. Presented by Linda Spencer, Associate Director, OCS. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/244088686331160075. Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is scheduled to begin.
2020 Feb 24

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/6732889542997672205 Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is scheduled to... Read more about HES: Salary Negotiation Strategies for the Job Search (Webinar)
2020 Feb 01

PUBLIC INTERESTED CONFERENCE

12:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Science Center
The Public Interested Conference is designed for students to explore varied public interest careers and network with alumni in those fields. Students have the opportunity to hear from inspiring speakers, interact with incredible alumni, participate in engaging activities & meet peers who share a passion for public service. PLEASE RSVP.For more information about the event, please visit the 2020 Public... Read more about PUBLIC INTERESTED CONFERENCE
2020 Apr 01

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)
2020 Mar 26

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... Read more about HES: LinkedIn for Networking, Career Building, & the Job Search (Webinar)
2020 Mar 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/6317034454167558669. Please join at least five minutes before the workshop... Read more about HES: Ace Your Interview (Webinar)
2020 Feb 26

Graduate Career Consortium PhD & Master's Virtual Career Expo

9:00am to 7:00pm

Location: 

Online
This annual event, hosted by the Graduate Career Consortium and CareerEco, is open to PhD and Master's students, postdocs, and Alumni. Join in real-time via live chat sessions and meet top-notch employers seeking candidates with advanced degrees. See more information, including a list of employers, and register. Read more about Graduate Career Consortium PhD & Master's Virtual Career Expo
2019 Nov 21

Out in Academia [LGBTQ@GSAS event]

4:30pm to 6:00pm

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GSAS Student Center (Lehman Hall) - Common Room

Debating whether to be out during graduate school or your academic job search? Have questions about navigating the intersection of LGBTQ/other identities in academia? Curious about how to be a better ally for LGBTQ colleagues and students? Hear from a panel of faculty members from the humanities and social sciences about their experiences. Come with questions!

This event is co-sponsored by OCS...

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2019 Oct 31

Harvard-Japan Career Fair

4:00pm to 7:30pm

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Harvard SOCH, 59 Shepard Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

"Interested in summer opportunities and post-graduate jobs in Japan? Come to the Harvard-Japan Career Fair! Meet representatives from Media, Tech, Finance, Education, Consumer Products, and Engineering firms from Japan including Fuji Film, Rodan+Fields, Shiseido, and Sony, and learn about how you can find an internship or full time job in Japan. This Harvard-specific event is open to all Harvard University students and recent alumni, as well as select students from...

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2019 Nov 01

Smithsonian National Museum of American History Infosession - WEBINAR (Co-Sponsored By the Museum Studies Graduate Program)

1:00pm to 1:30pm

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Webinar

Interns & Fellows Program Manager, Caroline Fiertz, will join us via a webinar to discuss the many internship and fellowship opportunities at the museum. Learn how to get involved in Archival Science, Curatorial Projects, Exhibition Design and Graphic Production, Museum Management, Music Projects, and Public Programs, Education, New Media, and Digital Outreach; the focus of the session will be general information on internships and fellowships at the museum as well as how to apply. All concentrations and degrees are considered. To participate,...

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2019 Oct 30

HES: Environmental Defense Fund Employer Information Session (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Webinar

Join Ashley Medlar, Project Manager at EDF, for a webinar to learn about the Environmental Defense Fund Climate Corps fellowship.

"Fellows will work under the guidance of a host supervisor and EDF manager to uncover strategic energy management and climate solutions for their host organization. Since 2008, EDF Climate Corps has placed nearly 1000 graduate level fellows in host organizations including Under Armour, Google, Lyft, City of Los Angles, General Motors, Vassar College and the New York City Mayor’s Office of Sustainability....

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2019 Oct 23

The Future of Energy: Pathways into Renewables and Energy Storage

4:30pm to 5:30pm

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OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Learn about the energy industry and the growth of the renewables and energy storage sectors. You’ll meet Mateo Jaramillo ’99, co-Founder of Form Energy, and you’ll hear about his efforts to develop a very low-cost, long-duration battery big enough and cheap enough to replace a coal...

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2019 Oct 04

HES: Insperity Virtual Employer Information Session (Webinar)

1:00pm

From Insperity: "Want to make your dream job a reality? Join us on October 4th to connect directly with hiring managers currently hiring for Business Performance Advisor roles at Insperity, a trusted advisor to America’s best businesses for more than 33 years. Insperity provides an array of human resource and business solutions designed to help improve business performance. At Insperity, we’re committed to providing a positive work environment, and to helping our employees succeed both personally and professionally. Business Performance Advisor opportunities are currently available...

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