Gather basic career information at a time that is convenient to you. If you have further questions after reviewing these workshops, make an appointment with a career counselor. You may locate your career office at: www.career.umn.edu/offices.htm
Resume Writing https://umconnect.umn.edu/resumes/
Get an overview of what to include on your resume and inside tips for making your skills stand out to employers.
Job Fair Success https://umconnect.umn.edu/jobfairsuccess/
https://umconnect.umn.edu/gradjobfairsuccess/ (Tailored to Graduate Students)
Learn how to prepare for a job fair, how to introduce yourself to employers and gain tips for following up after the fair to increase your chances of securing a job.
Learn what you can do before, during and after an interview to increase your odds of landing a great job or internship.
Jobs & Internship Searching https://umconnect.umn.edu/jobandinternshipsearch
Learn about tools and strategies that will help you find jobs or internships in your field of interest.
Approximately 75% of jobs are never advertised. Learn how to network effectively so that you can find out about these unadvertised positions.
Graduate School Planning https://umconnect.umn.edu/gradschoolprep/
Learn about the graduate school application process including timeline, tips on how to select a school and what makes a successful application for admission.
Writing Effective Personal Statements https://umconnect.umn.edu/personalstatement
Having a well written personal statement is critical for graduate school admissions. Learn great tips for creating a good quality first draft.
Pre-Law Workshop https://umconnect.umn.edu/lawschool
Learn about the law school application process including timeline, tips on how to select a school and what makes a successful application for admission.
Professional Portfolios https://umconnect.umn.edu/portfolios/
Professional portfolios are a great way to show employers your skills during an interview. Learn how to create one and how to use it effectively in an interview.
Salary Negotiation https://umconnect.umn.edu/negotiation
Learn the do's and don'ts of salary negotiation as well as ways to research salary statistics by job type and geographical location.
Transitioning from Student to Professional https://umconnect.umn.edu/transition
Your first job after graduating from college can be a big adjustment. Get tips on how to ensure success in this first experience.