Job/Internship Search

2019 Mar 12

Find a Job Using LinkedIn

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St

Networking is the best way to get your foot in the door with organizations today.  LinkedIn is a popular social platform used by professionals, hiring managers, and recruiters.  These professionals are able to use LinkedIn to sort through thousands of profiles to find the best candidates to fill open roles. It is more important than ever to have a strong LinkedIn profile that tells your unique story.  By attending this workshop, you will walk away armed with the knowledge to

  • build a profile that attracts employers
  • ...
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2019 Jan 30

Navigating Summer Opportunities

5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
What's possible for your summer? Attend this workshop to learn about research, non-Harvard study abroad, public service, summer internship opportunities, and summer funding. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2019 Mar 04

Summer: It's Not too Late to Plan

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Get HELP to START your summer search! There are still plenty of opportunities available. Hear from OCS about internships, research, and public service. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2019 Feb 01

The Top 10 Skills Employers Expect from Harvard Graduates

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Employers are increasingly seeking candidates who are "career ready": able to articulate and use their talents, interests, and strengths. In this session you'll learn about the specific skills employers are seeking, and how you can develop those skills and illustrate them in your documents and interviews. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2019 Feb 12

StrengthsFinder: Exploring Your Strengths

4:30pm to 5:45pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Learn to lead your job and internship search with your natural talents. Explore your top five strengths from the management consulting assessment Clifton StrengthsFinder to maximize your performance at work and leverage the talents of others. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND. The deadline to register is Thursday, February 7.
2019 Mar 29

Summer: It's Not too Late to Plan

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Get HELP to START or RE-START your summer search! There are still plenty of opportunities available. Hear from OCS, the IOP, CPIC, Undergraduate Research & Fellowships, and more about jobs, internships, research, public service, and funding.
2019 Jan 30

StrengthsFinder: Exploring Your Strengths

4:30pm to 5:45pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Learn to lead your job and internship search with your natural talents. Explore your top five strengths from the management consulting assessment Clifton StrengthsFinder to maximize your performance at work and leverage the talents of others. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND. The deadline to register is Thursday, January 24.
2019 Feb 11

Discovering Your Calling and Carving a Career Path: "Fireside Chat" with Speaker, Author, Entrepreneur/Executive Recruiter Laura Gassner Otting

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Meet speaker, author (Mission-Driven), entrepreneur (Non-Profit Professionals Advisory Group executive search company founder) Laura Gassner Otting before she heads off to Renaissance Weekend, delivers the keynote at The Art of Leadership for Women, and the release of her newest book: Limitless. In her 20-year career studying, recruiting, and stewarding leaders through career change, she has witnessed over and over that true success comes from consonance: "what" you do matches the "who" you are (or want to be).... Read more about Discovering Your Calling and Carving a Career Path: "Fireside Chat" with Speaker, Author, Entrepreneur/Executive Recruiter Laura Gassner Otting
2019 Jan 23

Business: Job Search Bootcamp for Seniors (Webinar)

11:00am to 12:00pm

For Harvard College students only:

Are you a Senior looking for a job in business after graduation, and wondering how to land those opportunities? Whether you are just getting started with your job search, or have been looking for a while, this webinar can help! We will cover how to conduct an efficient and effective job search, how to find “hidden” opportunities, and you will have the opportunity to anonymously ask questions....

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2018 Dec 10

Harvard Summer School Hong Kong 2019 Program Information Session [Harvard China Fund]

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

CGIS K262, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
"Interested in studying abroad in Hong Kong and learn about China’s global interactions, past and present? Attend our upcoming information session for the Harvard Summer School Hong Kong Summer 2019 Program (free food provided)!

This program offers students an opportunity to investigate China’s current social and economic connections with different world areas, learn about its historical engagement with the U.S., and consider the effects of these historical and sociological forces on China’s culture and future development through two intensive 4-week classes taught by Professors Nicole... Read more about Harvard Summer School Hong Kong 2019 Program Information Session [Harvard China Fund]
2018 Dec 11

Harvard China Student Internship Program Information Session [Harvard China Fund]

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

CGIS S050, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

"Are you a Harvard College undergrad interested in working in China over the summer? Attend our upcoming information session (free food provided)!

The summer 2019 program is offered by the Harvard China Fund in partnership with Chinese corporations, NGOs/NPOs, and multinational companies. Students experience modern China through their internship placements and gain an introduction to Chinese history and culture, all while learning first-hand about life in the workplace. The structure of the program includes a nine-week internship, a week-long field trip, and numerous cultural...

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NYAS Career Center

The New York Academy of Sciences features videos of scientists discussing their transition from the PhD to a wide array of jobs.

What Every Postdoc Needs to Know

“Thinking of starting a postdoc? Want to know how to move on from a postdoc?” This is your go-to guide for all your postdoc questions. Available at OCS and additional Harvard Library locations.

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