Job/Internship Search

2021 Sep 20

Job Search for International Students with Dan Beaudry

4:00pm to 5:30pm

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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 Nov 09

HES: Working in the Gig Economy- Creating a Portfolio Career

1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Virtual
Future Proof your career through diversification. Learn about the Gig Economy and creating a portfolio of opportunities and income streams. Presented by, Ingrid Goldbloom Bloch. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND: https://harvard.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_oPmwX4IYQRuEzZbCCHWbTg If you have accessibility needs or requests related to this webinar, please contact accessibility@extension.harvard.edu. Read more about HES: Working in the Gig Economy- Creating a Portfolio Career
2021 Sep 15

HES: Job Search Basics

1:00pm to 1:30pm

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Virtual

Are you just beginning a new job search, or do you feel like you aren’t making any progress and need to reset your strategy? Either way, this short workshop can get you started. We’ll cover how to prepare before launching the search, how to stay organized and motivated, and the most important components of any job search. Presented by Amanda Peters, Associate Director, OCS. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND: https://harvard.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_u2esI1mFR4S2Y6NBkKRYaA

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2021 Oct 06

HES: Salary Negotiation Strategies for the Job Search

1:00pm to 1:30pm

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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 Oct 07

HES: Leveraging Your Degree or Certificate for Internal Career Mobility

1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Virtual
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, Vice President, Growth Initiatives Pearl Meyer Partners, formerly Director, Workforce Planning & Talent Mobility Harvard University. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND:... Read more about HES: Leveraging Your Degree or Certificate for Internal Career Mobility
2021 Sep 28

HES: Navigating a Successful Career Change

1:00pm to 2:00pm

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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 Oct 06

GSAS: The Networked Job Search

4:30pm to 6:00pm

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Virtual
You've heard that networking is the best way to find a great job or internship (it is!), but you may be hesitant to get started. The easiest and most productive way to learn about different career fields and cultivate opportunities, is to meet one-on-one with professionals working in your field of interest. You'd be surprised how welcoming and informative these conversations can be. This interactive, hands-on workshop will demystify the process of networking and give you practical tips on how to actually get out there and network your way into a fabulous job!... Read more about GSAS: The Networked Job Search
2021 Oct 19

GSAS: Job Search Strategies for LGBTQ+ Graduate Students and Allies

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Virtual

Join this session to learn strategies for your LGBTQ+ job search. Topics will include: resume/cover letter writing, interviewing, and finding supportive organizations. Opportunities to reflect on your own transition to the professional world will be provided. The implications of Dr. Zerillo’s research will be discussed, including insights to disclosing visible and hidden LGBTQ+ identities. The session will provide an opportunity to have career your questions answered and provide LGBTQ+ specific resources. Members of the LGBTQ+ community, including allies, are welcome to attend...

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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 Harvard Library locations.

Doc Jobs

A curated job board just for MDs and PhDs seeking opportunities beyond traditional clinical and academic roles. Be sure to check out the Resources section, especially the Career Types presentation.

Discover Data Science

A resource for exploring different areas of data science and different types of data scientist role.

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