Making Connections

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.
2021 Sep 21

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 how to build relationships and connect with people who can help you explore career options, provide advice 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 Amanda Peters, Associate Director, OCS. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND: https://harvard.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_9FjQ407ERVWi2x07ljeJqA If you have accessibility needs or requests related... Read more about HES: Networking: Make Your Contacts Count
2021 Oct 07

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. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND:... Read more about HES: Leveraging Your Degree or Certificate for Internal Career Mobility
2021 Oct 20

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 how to build relationships and connect with people who can help you explore career options, provide advice 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 Amanda Peters, Associate Director, OCS. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND: https://harvard.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_GVx9E_3dQAO0mv6eX5oJIA If you have accessibility needs or requests related... Read more about HES: Networking: Make Your Contacts Count
2021 Sep 17

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 Oct 06

GSAS: The Networked Job Search

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 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 Aug 31

How to Work a Virtual Career Fair

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

All Students: PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND

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! 

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2021 Aug 30

GSAS: How Harvard Can Help You Land a Job or Internship for PhD students

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

GSAS PhD Students: PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND

There are many ways Harvard can help you land a job. Learn about strategies for a successful job or internship search, including identifying opportunities 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. This program is geared toward PhD students, but...

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2021 Aug 09

Preparing for Virtual Networking Events and Information Sessions

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

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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