Career Development Presentations


Career development seminars offer you an interactive environment where you can learn from experts, practice with peers, and receive employer tips. This is a great opportunity to get answers to all your career-related questions by our experienced staff. Topics include the following and the latest schedule is to the right.

This presentation covers the basic components of a resume, formatting strategies and emphasizes the importance of tailoring your resume to a particular position. Get tips and do’s and don’ts on resume content and style and learn how to market your skills and experience effectively on paper so you stand out above the rest. Powerpoint Handout

style=”fancy”]Writing cover letters and corresponding with employers can have a major effect on your job search.  You will learn how to analyze job descriptions, the differences between cover letters and prospect letters, and acceptable ways of communicating with employers. Powerpoint Handout

Learn what to do before, during, and after career fairs. Get tips on how to approach employers, what questions to ask, and ways to make a lasting impression. Powerpoint Handout

LinkedIn is a useful networking and job searching tool. Get tips on building a complete profile, networking, and searching for positions. Powerpoint

In this presentation, we will review the different types of interviews, strategies, and how to follow-up with employers. You will also get tips on how to present yourself during the interview. Powerpoint Handout

Come to this presentation to learn more about the factors you should examine when accepting or declining an offer. Learn how to negotiate and decipher between multiple offers. Also learn how to handle multiple interview and offer deadlines. Powerpoint Handout

Whether you’re starting an internship or full-time position, this presentation will help you maximize your transition from college to the engineering workforce. Get information on company culture, networking, working on professional teams, and much more! Powerpoint Handout

For more information on each of these topics and more, visit the Student Guide to Employment.



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Post-Career Fair ECS Seminars. Click for PDF