Monday September 23 @ 7pm in Low 3112 & 3116 Free food & Drinks Extra points if you wear your SHPE t- shirt or if both you and your mentee/mentor attend.
Where: DCC 337 When: Wednesday, September 25 th from 6- 8pm What: Learn about Cisco and what opportunities they can provide for you! Bring your resume! Food and drink will be provided
Where: Heffner Alumni House Conference Center When: September 26 th at 6pm What: Dr. Wanda Denson-Low will hold an information session on behalf of the Boeing company RSVP by tonight!
10 Days Left!! Dates: September 27 th & September 28 th from 10am-3:30pm Location: Rensselaer Armory *Visit the CCPD (bottom floor of DCC) for resume critiques and mock interviews! ->> rpi.edu/dept/cdc You can register online at careerfair.rpi.edu
Example scenario: ◦ ‘Betty’ was a member of her High School Chorus for 4 years Could she put this on resume? Where? How?
Achieved Cooperated Communicated Compiled Designed Developed Facilitated Organized Spearheaded Strengthened These are highly effective words that imply action You did something important!
Our example, Betty: ◦ A member of her High School Chorus for 4 years With power verbs: ◦ Coordinated recitals and spearheaded first-annual fundraising event as President of High School Chorus
Extract skills gained from experience Rephrase the accomplishments you identified
(Dress Professionally) Identify your strengths beforehand Practice talking about yourself Engage recruiters Be inquisitive Always leave with a name or business card FOLLOW UP!
Apply a lot Keep log of applications ◦ Company ◦ Position ◦ Date applied ◦ Dates of follow up ◦ Dates of company responses >>Apply, Follow Up, React<<