Want to intern in Europe, but unsure where to begin? Do you want to get experience in a particular country and need ideas? Hear from a student panel about their diverse internship experiences in Europe and learn strategies for finding and funding an internship. Co-sponsored by the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, the Center for Hellenic Studies, and the German Department Work Abroad Program. PLEASE REGISTER THROUGH CRIMSON CAREERS TO ATTEND.
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 U.S. job with visa sponsorship. Learn tips for how to overcome shyness and strategies for navigating the U.S. 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 at Boston University.... Read more about Job Search for International Students
Want to intern in Asia or Latin America, but unsure where to begin? Do you want to get experience in a particular country and need ideas? Hear from a student panel about their diverse internship experiences in Asia and Latin America, and learn strategies for finding and funding an internship. PLEASE Read more about Asia and Latin America: Finding and Funding Internships
By now, you have most likely attended a few events where networking was required (i.e. career fairs, employer information sessions, etc.). Were you an effective networker? Are you unsure of how to successfully connect at events? Learn how to make small talk and network effectively in this interactive, hands-on workshop. PLEASE REGISTER THROUGH CRIMSON CAREERS TO ATTEND.
The job search process can be daunting, especially when transitioning out of academia. Learn secrets of success from recent GSAS alumni who have landed great jobs! PLEASE REGISTER THROUGH CRIMSON CAREERS TO ATTEND.
Want to intern in Africa but not sure where to begin? Looking for an experience in a particular country and need ideas? Hear from students about their internship experiences across the continent as well as how they found and funded them. OCS and the Center for African Studies will share information about funding options and what you should know in order to apply. PLEASE REGISTER THROUGH CRIMSON CAREERS TO ATTEND.
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 THROUGH CRIMSON CAREERS TO ATTEND.
Come learn how the Office of Career Services can help you to explore your interests, make connections to a variety of people, and prepare for different opportunities including landing summer funding, internships, research and public service opportunities. This workshop will give you an overview of the many resources at OCS and provide strategies and information for using them effectively. Start now to land a great summer experience!... Read more about How to OCS
Join us for this hands-on, interactive workshop where you will be guided step-by-step through the process of enhancing your LinkedIn profile and networking for job leads. We will discuss changing your headline, adding skills, enhancing your summary, and adding links and documents to show examples of your work. Additional topics will include: ways to reach out to alumni and other professionals, asking for in-person networking meetings (often called informational interviews) and how to join and benefit from participating in groups. This session will be taught by Career Coach & LinkedIn...
Interested in a job or internship in science, research, or innovation, including biotechs, pharma, and startups? Opportunities in these sectors are often confirmed during the spring. Learn how to land opportunities in these exciting fields. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
What is a consultant, and what does someone in this role actually do? How can someone be successful going through the recruiting process for jobs and internships in consulting? What is a case interview, and how can a student best prepare for one? A panel of Harvard alumni and seniors will answer these questions and more as they talk about working in consulting and what it takes to be successful. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
Get practical tips and advice on how to conduct an effective job or internship search - and be efficient doing it! We will cover tools and resources available through OCS, as well as strategies that have proven effective for other job seekers. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
Come hear about the importance of career self-esteem, impacts of non-verbal communication, and tips to help women excel in the job search process. This event is co-sponsored by the Office of Career Services and the Harvard Graduate Women In Science and Engineering (HGWISE). Please note this event is open to all genders and both HGWISE and non-HGWISE members.