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 US Job Search for International Students
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 (Webinar)
The best way to find the perfect job is to meet with and gather information from people already working in your field of interest, and along the way, you'll discover new opportunities you hadn't expected. Learn practical tips from OCS, and hear from a PhD candidate who successfully used informational interviewing to build connections and find new opportunities. This workshop will demystify the process of informational interviewing so you can actually get out there and network your way into a fabulous job!... Read more about GSAS: Discover Great Jobs through Informational Interviews
Lamont Library Forum Room, Cambridge, MA 02138 (Bring your Harvard ID!)
Networking can often feel daunting, yet it’s essential to be successful in any career path. All of us can benefit from a more systematic approach to networking. In this lecture, Jean-Luc Doumont will cover approaches to effective networking (with a focus on conferences and other academic settings), both face-to-face and online, each time offering concrete, readily applicable tips. Jean-Luc is acclaimed worldwide for his no-nonsense approach, and his highly applicable, often life-changing, recommendations on a wide range of topics of interest to researchers. This event is open to GSAS...
Learn how to introduce yourself to employers and to stand out at career fairs and employer events. Be prepared and have effective interactions with employers! To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2954951086468744451. You will receive (within seconds) a confirmation email. Click on the link included in the confirmation...
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 this practice-based program 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 THROUGH CRIMSON CAREERS TO ATTEND.
Unsure what to do during interviews and networking dinners? Do you often feel tongue-tied in these situations? Fair or not, people tend to equate a lack of etiquette and conversation skills with a lack of ability to be good at what you do. Join us for this program and learn tips on how to present yourself with the kind of polish that shows you can be taken seriously. PLEASE REGISTER THROUGH CRIMSON CAREERS TO ATTEND.
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. This session will be taught by Career Coach & LinkedIn Trainer, Sabrina Woods. Note: Please bring a laptop or tablet to this session and join one LinkedIn group. We will also “keep the lab open” until 6:00pm for additional questions and feedback on your profile.... Read more about LinkedIn for Networking, Career Building, and the Job Search
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.
The best way to find the perfect job is to meet with and gather information from people already working in your field of interest. Learn practical tips from OCS, and hear from super networker, Mateo Jarquín, PhD candidate in history, who will discuss how he has cultivated great opportunities through networking. This workshop will demystify the process of networking and give you practical tips on how to actually get out there and talk your way into a fabulous job! PLEASE REGISTER THROUGH...Read more about GSAS: Talk Your Way into a Great Job