Career Exploration Week October 9 – 13
Monday, October 9
Career Exploration Day
Bonnell Lobby | 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Speak with counselors about majors at the College and related careers. Learn about the following tools: interest inventories, web-based career guidance programs and online career exploration resources.
Bonnell Lobby | 1:30 – 3 p.m.
Career Connections staff and our student Career Peer Connectors will review your résumés and offer advice. You will have the opportunity to schedule follow—up appointments with Career Connections staff to review any suggested changes made during the résumé workshop.
Tuesday, October 10
Career Decision Making Workshop
Bonnell Building, Room BG-07 | 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
If you are a student who is undecided about a career path, then this is the workshop for you. We will guide you toward selecting a career and major that matches your interests, abilities and personality.
Wednesday, October 11
Career Exploration Workshop and Career Prep
Bonnell Building, Room BG-07 | 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Learn how to use FOCUS2 to help identify majors and careers, and explore how Virtual Job Shadow gives you insight into workplace realities.
Are you unsure about choosing a career path or overwhelmed about how to choose a major? Join us at this workshop to learn how to use FOCUS2, a free career assessment tool, to help identify majors and careers that are a good fit for you. You will also have an opportunity to explore Virtual Job Shadow, a new online software platform that provides interactive career exploration resources that give you insight into workplace realities. Virtual Job Shadow gives you first-hand experiences from employed professionals about the critical skills and competencies required to be successful.
Bonnell Building, Room BG-07
1 – 1:30 p.m. or 2:45 – 3:15 p.m.
Learn about Career Connections’ new online interview tool, Big Interview. We’ll show you how you can prepare for, ace and close the deal on your interview.
Business Transfer Fair
Bonnell Lobby | 9:30 a.m. - 1 PM
Speak with representatives from other colleges about transfer programs and scholarship opportunities.
Thursday, October 12
Business Career Exploration Panel
Center for Business and Industry, Room C2-5
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Speak with seasoned professionals and ask the questions that you want answered about careers in the business field. Panelists include a representative from Comcast, and Melissa Heard, Acting Regional Director for the US. Department of Health and Human Services.
Sponsored by the Counseling and Career Connections departments.