Making Connections

2022 Feb 28

HES: Leveraging Your Degree or Certificate for Internal Career Mobility

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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 and Laurie Stickels, Sr. Consultant Internal Mobility at Harvard's...

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2022 Jan 15

HAA Networking 101: Meet Alumni and Practice Networking [Harvard Alumni Association Event]

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Want to learn more about the basics of networking and the resources available to you, or looking for an opportunity to practice your skills? Come learn about resources, get tips and tricks, and meet Harvard College alumni in a virtual and casual setting at “Networking 101.”

Following a short presentation about resources available to you through the HAA and OCS and the basics of networking, you will be able to practice your skills in a series of breakouts. Note that these are not career-specific nor hiring sessions, but an opportunity for you to learn about and practice...

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2022 Jan 14

HAA Networking 101: Meet Alumni and Practice Networking [Harvard Alumni Association Event]

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Want to learn more about the basics of networking and the resources available to you, or looking for an opportunity to practice your skills? Come learn about resources, get tips and tricks, and meet Harvard College alumni in a virtual and casual setting at “Networking 101.”

Following a short presentation about resources available to you through the HAA and OCS and the basics of networking, you will be able to practice your skills in a series of breakouts. Note that these are not career-specific or hiring sessions, but an opportunity for you to learn about and practice...

Read more about HAA Networking 101: Meet Alumni and Practice Networking [Harvard Alumni Association Event]
2022 Jan 13

HAA Networking 101: Meet Alumni and Practice Networking [Harvard Alumni Association Event]

8:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Want to learn more about the basics of networking and the resources available to you, or looking for an opportunity to practice your skills? Come learn about resources, get tips and tricks, and meet Harvard College alumni in a virtual and casual setting at “Networking 101.”

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2022 Feb 22

HES: Getting the Most Out of Career Fairs

1:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Virtual
Career fairs can be a great opportunity to meet employers and to gather information about a wide variety of industries. Learn how to maximize your time before, during, and after the fairs, including in a virtual career fair environment. Presented by Amanda Peters, Associate Director, OCS. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND. If you have accessibility needs or requests related to this webinar, please contact accessibility@extension.harvard.edu. Read more about HES: Getting the Most Out of Career Fairs
2022 Mar 09

HES: Networking - Building Relationships for Career Success

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
Studies show that networking is the most effective job search strategy. Learn how to build professional relationships and connect with people who can help you explore career options, provide advice, and lead you toward the type of job or internship you are seeking. Conquer your fear and gain the skills to start networking today. Presented by Amanda Peters, Associate Director, OCS. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND. If you have accessibility needs or requests related to this webinar, please contact accessibility@... Read more about HES: Networking - Building Relationships for Career Success
2022 Feb 18

HES: LinkedIn for Networking, Career Building & The Job Search

1:00pm to 2:15pm

Location: 

Virtual
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
2022 Mar 08

Make the Most Out of Your Summer Internship

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
Congratulations on your upcoming internship! This will be a wonderful opportunity to develop new skills, meet people, and explore an organization or industry. Because the world of work is very different than college, OCS invites you to this session to get some practical tips and advice on how to make the most of your summer and get your questions answered. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND. If you have accessibility needs or questions related to this event, please contact ocsrecep@fas.harvard.edu. Read more about Make the Most Out of Your Summer Internship
2022 May 04

GSAS: LinkedIn Lab: Profile, Networking & Job Search

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Join us for this interactive workshop to learn tips on improving your LinkedIn presence and leveraging the tool to support your networked job search. In this workshop, we will help you build or improve your profile. We’ll also discuss strategies for connecting with alumni and professionals in your field, so you can conduct impactful informational interviews and cultivate great opportunities. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.

If you have...

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2022 Feb 09

HES: Networking - Building Relationships for Career Success

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
Studies show that networking is the most effective job search strategy. Learn how to build professional relationships and connect with people who can help you explore career options, provide advice, and lead you toward the type of job or internship you are seeking. Conquer your fear and gain the skills to start networking today. Presented by Amanda Peters, Associate Director, OCS. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND. If you have accessibility needs or requests related to this webinar, please contact accessibility@... Read more about HES: Networking - Building Relationships for Career Success
2022 Jan 18

Leverage Your Harvard Network

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

As a Harvard student, you have access to one of the largest and most influential networks in the world. Yet, for many, the process of networking can be a distressing task. OCS invites you to learn how to build relationships and connect with people who can help you explore career options and lead you to the type of job or internship you're seeking.

PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.

If you have accessibility needs or questions...

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2021 Oct 15

HES: LinkedIn for Networking, Career Building & The Job Search

1:00pm to 2:15pm

Location: 

Virtual
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 & LinkedIn Trainer, Sabrina Woods, www.sabrina-woods.com. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND... Read more about HES: LinkedIn for Networking, Career Building & The Job Search
2021 Sep 13

Leveraging Your Harvard Network

4:00pm to 4:45pm

Location: 

Virtual
As a Harvard student, you have access to one of the largest and most influential networks in the world. Yet, for many, the process of networking can be a distressing task. OCS invites you to learn how to build relationships and connect with people who can help you explore career options and lead you to the type of job or internship you're seeking. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.

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