Making Connections

2020 Sep 24

Diversity Opportunities Fair Student Q&A

12:00pm to 12:30pm

Location: 

Online
Interested in attending the Diversity Opportunities Fair? Join our team for a live Q&A session for students about how to navigate our virtual career fair platform Firsthand Advisers. We will discuss common registration questions, how to share your resume with employers, booking a career fair conversation, and more. Please register through... Read more about Diversity Opportunities Fair Student Q&A
2020 Sep 22

GSAS: Networking - Now More than Ever

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

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 webinar 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, even during these challenging times!... Read more about GSAS: Networking - Now More than Ever
2020 Sep 01

How to Work a Virtual Career Fair

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
Planning to attend an upcoming virtual career fair and not sure what to expect? Are you wondering how a virtual career fair is different from an in-person event? Have you been to fairs before but need tips on making the most of them? Attend this webinar and get practical tips and advice on how to make the most of your time at upcoming virtual career fairs! Please register... Read more about How to Work a Virtual Career Fair
2020 Oct 01

HES: Networking- Make Your Contacts Count

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
Studies continue to show that networking is the most effective job search strategy. Learn step-by-step how to implement this strategy. 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 are seeking. Conquer your fear and learn how to start networking today. Presented by Linda Spencer, Associate Director, OCS. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5597507452038827536. Please join at least... Read more about HES: Networking- Make Your Contacts Count
2020 Sep 14

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.... Read more about HES: LinkedIn for Networking, Career Building & The Job Search
2020 Sep 21

GSAS: How Harvard Can Help You Land a Job

9:00am to 10:00am

Location: 

Virtual
There are many ways Harvard can help you land a job, even in these uncertain times. Learn about strategies for a successful job search, including identifying jobs and organizations that are the best fit for you, connecting with employers and alumni, and about all the resources available to help you explore and apply for jobs outside academia. Please register to attend.... Read more about GSAS: How Harvard Can Help You Land a Job
2020 Sep 28

GSAS: Making the Most of the Biotech Club Career Fair

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
Attending the Harvard Biotech Club Career Fair on October 5 & 6. Learn how to make the most of this great opportunity to meet, virtually, with employers looking to hire PhDs! In this webinar, we'll discuss how to navigate the BigMarker and Remo virtual career fair platforms and how to effectively introduce yourself to potential employer. This event is cosponsored by the Harvard GSAS Biotech Club and the Harvard FAS Office of Career Services, and is open to all Harvard students and postdocs.... Read more about GSAS: Making the Most of the Biotech Club Career Fair
2020 Sep 10

HES: Networking- Make Your Contacts Count

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
Studies continue to show that networking is the most effective job search strategy. Learn step-by-step how to implement this strategy. 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 are seeking. Conquer your fear and learn how to start networking today. Presented by Linda Spencer, Associate Director, OCS. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4892562168959657232. Please join at least... Read more about HES: Networking- Make Your Contacts Count
2020 Oct 14

GSAS: LinkedIn Lab: Profile, Networking & Job Search

9:00am to 10:00am

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.... Read more about GSAS: LinkedIn Lab: Profile, Networking & Job Search
2020 Sep 15

Leveraging Your Harvard Network

12:00pm to 1:00pm

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... Read more about Leveraging Your Harvard Network
2020 Aug 26

Preparing for Virtual Networking Events and Information Sessions

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Webinar

Recruiting events will begin before you know it! Let OCS help you get ready for employer networking and information sessions. All fall recruiting activities will take place virtually (see the Employer Calendar for upcoming events). This webinar will cover what to expect at these virtual events, how to prepare ahead of time, ways to make the most of each session you attend, and the importance of effective follow-up.

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