Actuarial Career Prep: Résumés, Interviews, & Networking: Thursday, September 6 | 5 - 6:15 p.m. | Dunlap Success Center
An event designed to prepare students that will attend the Actuarial Science Networking Event on Thursday, September 13th. The event will be hosted by Career Center Staff and Industry Professionals who will focus on three topic areas: Industry Resumes, Interviewing, & Networking.
Veterans Connection: Career Fair Week Preparation: Wednesday, September 12 & Thursday, September 13 | 12 - 1 p.m. | Dunlap Success Center 2201
Tailored to the needs of student veterans, this professional development workshop will cover resumes, career fair navigation, and networking with employers.
Pre-Health Volunteer Opportunities Panel: Tuesday, September 18 | 4 - 5:30 p.m. | PDB A21
Representatives from pre-health industries will talk about volunteer opportunities for pre-health students, share tips on creating a solid application, and discuss how students can show professionalism while volunteering and job shadowing.
Express Workshop Series (part of the ProfessioNole Ready Certificate)
These 15 minute express workshops followed by 15 minutes of Q&A run at 4:00, 4:30 and 5:00 PM. All workshops take place in Strozier 005A. Attending 3 of these workshops counts toward completion of the ProfessioNole Ready Certificate.
- Résumés: Monday, September 10; Tuesday, September 11; Tuesday, November 13
- Right Way to Network: Wednesday, September 12
- Professional Communication: Thursday, September 13; Monday, October 22
- Navigating Career Fairs: Monday, September 17; Wednesday, September 19
- Ace the Interview: Monday, October 1; Wednesday, November 7
- Job Search Strategies: Wednesday, October 3
- Landing an Internship: Monday, October 15; Monday, October 29
- Exploring Graduate School: Thursday, October 18
- Diversity & Inclusion in the Workplace:Tuesday, October 30
The Graduate School Professional Development Series
Intended for current graduate students in any discipline
Strategizing Before the Career Fair: Thursday, September 13|11:30-12:30| Honors, Scholars & Fellows House, 3009
The workshop will provide tips for navigating a career fair, including strategies on what to do before, during, and after a networking event with employers.
Writing the Curriculum Vitae/CV & Resume Workshop: Tuesday, October 2| 2:00-3:00|Honors, Scholars & Fellows House, 3009
Learn what and what not to include on your resume or CV. Get tips and strategies for writing an effective resume/CV.
Letters of Recommendation: Thursday, October 4|2:00-3:00|Honors, Scholars & Fellows House, 3009
Two key components of any fellowship/award are the letters of recommendation and the cover letter. Your cover letter is often your first impression. Letters of recommendation help paint a fuller picture of who you are as an applicant. Learn how to craft your cover letter and request letters of recommendation at this workshop
Business Etiquette and Networking| Wednesday, November 6| 10:30-11:30|Honors, Scholars & Fellows House, 3009
The basics of business etiquette and the importance of proper etiquette as it relates to interviewing and business situations, with a focus on how to utilize these skills while you’re networking.
Professional Communication & Job Search Strategies| Thursday, November 15| 2:00-3:00|Honors, Scholars & Fellows House, 3009
Learn the importance of excellent oral and written communication skills while examining the do’s and don’ts for emerging professionals on the job hunt.
For more information visit: Professional Development Workshops
Internship Fund Information Sessions
The Internship Fund aims to reduce financial barriers and support students in pursuit of a wide variety of experiential opportunities. These information sessions will cover the Internship Fund application process, review tips on submitting a compelling application, and answer questions. View dates and deadlines.
FSUshadow Information Sessions
FSUshadow connects students with employers, community partners, alumni and friends of the university for one-day shadowing experiences to provide career exposure in a wide variety of fields and industries. Students who attend this information session will learn the steps to apply for FSUshadow, key dates and deadlines, and tips for a successful shadowing experience. View dates and deadlines.