Join us for a webinar featuring Sajjad Rizvi, a 2015 graduate of the Bachelor of Liberal Arts at Harvard Extension School. Riz is an Operations Manager at Amazon responsible for leading multiple teams at a sortation center serving the greater Boston area. He has a background in transportation, supply chain operations and the military. Riz served as an infantry Marine, deploying overseas for a combat tour followed by several years in the reserves. He served in various management roles prior to his job at Amazon. To participate, pre-register at... Read more about HES: Management: Career Path Spotlight (Webinar)
Have you been thinking about how to leverage your degree or certificate in your current workplace? Do you want to learn helpful ways to navigate potential career paths within your organization? Join this session as we explore how to begin your internal job search, have a conversation with your manager and creating and leveraging your internal network. Presented by Kathy Baron, Director, Workforce Planning... Read more about HES: Internal Career Mobility: Leveraging Your Degree or Certificate (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! For Matriculated Degree Candidates and Alumni. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6696095477639307777. Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is scheduled to begin.
Join us for a webinar featuring Emma Rose Cohen, a 2018 graduate of the Master of Liberal Arts, Sustainability at Harvard Extension School. Emma is CEO and Co-Founder of FinalStraw, whose mission is to reduce plastic straw use by giving people a convenient, collapsible, reusable alternative. Her Kickstarter for FinalStraw hit $1.89 million in sales after just one month, and she had the opportunity to appear on Shark Tank. She spent four years in the Pollution Prevention Department at Los Alamos National Laboratory, working to reduce the Lab’s waste. To participate, pre-register at... Read more about HES: Sustainability & Entrepreneurship Career Path Spotlight (Webinar)
Unsure what to do during interviews and networking dinners? Do you often feel tongue-tied in these situations? Employers are often looking for candidates with strong communication skills, including those who can handle themselves in all types of networking situations. Join us to learn tips on how to present yourself with polish. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
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. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3205913518566668545. Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is scheduled to begin.
Considering a career related to environmental causes, energy, or sustainability? Get a jumpstart on the job and internship search by coming to this session focused on ideas and strategies that will put you on the right track. You'll hear from panelists working in a variety of industries and job functions in nonprofit, corporate, and government settings.
Panelists will include:
Matthew Gschwend, AB ’16 (Environmental Science & Engineering), Product Manager at NrgTree
Marcus Hazelwood, ALB ’18 (Environmental Studies), Project Manager...
The health sciences field is growing, with thriving opportunities at biotechnology and pharmaceutical organizations. Learn more about the impact technology is making on healthcare innovation and gain insight on what it takes to make an impact on the future of healthcare.
Interested in working for a startup but not sure where you might fit in? Learn more about the various tech and non-tech roles at startups from business and marketing to engineering and more. Attend this program to hear from students and alumni who have successfully landed jobs at startups. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
Gutman Conference Center, 6 Appian Way, Cambridge, MA 02138
Join us for the Social Impact 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 Social Impact Expo website. Harvard ID required for entry.