Career and Employment Workshops

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The following is a list of Career and Employment workshops offered throughout the year. To sign up for a workshop, log into ToroJobs and go to the Career & Workshops tab at the top. You will be able to view and sign up for the events below. Click on the "Career Events and Workshops" tab at the top of the page to search for each workshop by date.

Workshop Locations: All workshops are held in the Career Center, Welch Hall Room 360, unless otherwise noted.

Career Planning Workshops & Panels

  • Choosing a Major, Choosing a Career
  • What Can I Do with This Major? 
  • Graduate School Preparation
  • Taking the GRE
  • Law School Preparation

Employment Workshops

  • Writing a Winning Resume
  • Ace Your Interview
  • Job Search Success
  • Getting the Internship You Want
  • Personal Branding
  • Get "LinkedIn"

Fall 2016 Workshops 

All workshops will be held at the Career Center Workshop Room (Welch Hall 360) unless otherwise specified.

August

  • Welcome Week: Monday 8/29 - Thursday 9/1 (Drop-In Hours from 9am - 4pm)

September 

  • Student Involvement and YOUR Career: Thursday 9/1 (3pm - 4pm)
  • Personal Branding: Wednesday 9/7 (2:30pm - 3:30pm)
  • Job Search Success: Monday 9/12 (1pm - 2pm)
  • What Can I Do with This Major?: Wednesday 9/14 (2:30pm - 3:30pm)
  • Writing a Resume from Scratch: Thursday 9/15 (4pm - 5pm)
  • Graduate School: Is it for You?: Monday 9/19 (1pm - 2pm)
  • Personal Statement Workshop: Monday 9/19 (LSU 324-325, 4pm - 5pm)
  • Law School Panel: Understanding the Difference Between Accredited and Non-accredited: Tuesday 9/20 (2:30pm - 3:30pm)
  • Healthcare Professions Panel: Tuesday 9/20 (LSU 324-325, 4:30pm - 6:00pm)
  • Financing Graduate & Professional School: Thursday 9/22 (2:30pm - 3:30pm)
  • Writing a Winning Resume: Monday 9/26 (2:30pm - 3:30pm)
  • Aspirational Resume Workshop: Tuesday 9/27 (11:30am - 12:30pm)
  • Career Planning Toolbox: Thursday 9/29 (2:30pm - 3:30pm)

October 

  • Personal Branding & Networking: Standing Out Before, During, and After the Career Fair: Monday 10/3 (1pm - 2pm)
  • Advanced Job Search: Monday 10/3 (4pm - 5pm)
  • STEM & Health Sciences Resume Writing: Tuesday 10/4 (2:30pm - 3:30pm)
  • Preparing for the Career & Internship Fair: Employer Panel: Tuesday 10/4 (5:30pm - 6:30pm)
  • Introduction to LinkedIn: Wednesday 10/5 (Welch Hall C155, 1pm - 2:30pm)
  • Business & Government Resume Writing: Wednesday 10/5 (5pm - 6pm)
  • Arts & Entertainment Resume Writing: Thursday 10/6 (2:30pm - 3:30pm)
  • Getting the Internship You Want: Thursday 10/6 (LSU 324-325, 4pm - 5pm)
  • Ace Your Interview!: Monday 10/10 (2:30pm - 3:30pm)
  • Advanced Resume Writing: Monday 10/10 (4pm - 5pm)
  • Writing a Winning Resume: Tuesday 10/18 (1pm - 2pm)
  • Advanced Resume Writing: Thursday 10/27 (4pm - 5pm)
  • Writing a Resume From Scratch: Monday 10/31 (1pm - 2pm)

November 

  • Internship Week:  Tuesday 11/1 - Thursday 11/3 (Workshops TBA)
  • Aspirational Resume Workshop: Monday 11/7 (1pm - 2pm)
  • Ace Your Interview!: Tuesday 11/8 (11:30am - 12:30pm)
  • Advanced LinkedIn: Tuesday 11/15 (Welch Hall C155, 4pm - 5:30pm)
  • Job Search Success: Wednesday 11/16 (2:30pm - 3:30pm)
  • Dining Etiquette Luncheon (co-sponsored by ASI): Thursday 11/17 (LSU 324, 12pm - 2pm)
  • Personal Branding - Stand Out From the Crowd: Monday 11/21 (LSU 324-325, 4pm - 5pm)
  • Writing a Resume from ScratchTuesday 11/22 (11:30am - 12:30pm)
  • Writing a Winning Resume: Monday 11/28 (4pm - 5pm)

December

  • Career Planning Tool Box Workshop: Thursday 12/1 (1pm - 2pm)

Workshop Slides 

Post-Graduation Preparation Forum - Thursday, June 2nd, 2016