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Professional Etiquette Week

Join us for upcoming career events focused on your future.

Attend our professional development workshops or connect with employers right here on campus.

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Career Fairs

Meet some of the region's top employers and get an overview of what it's like to work for these companies.

HireMaryland Career Fair 2017 - "Alumni Only"

Thursday, June 8, 2017, 11-2:30  p.m.
Notre Dame of Maryland University (MBK Gymnasium)

Alumni Register here 

 Be Ready Workshops

Be Ready Workshops cover various professional development topics to aid you in your career path.

Effective Resume and Cover Letter Writing

  • Tuesday, February 7, 2017, 3:45-4:45 p.m. (Student Center, Room 301)
  • Thursday, March 2, 2017, 5:45-6:45 pm (Student Center, Room 301)

Learn what employers are looking for - and what they're not looking for - in resumes and in cover letters.  This workshop is for those who are just starting to craft their resumes, those who want to perfect their cover letters and everyone in between

How to Work a Career Fair

  • Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 5:45-6:45 p.m. (Student Center, Room 301)

Attend this event to learn how to prepare for a career fair. In this workshop we will review how to research companies, dress appropriately, make introductions, use professional pitches, and follow up.

More workshops on your own time:

Our Be Ready Workshops are available on demand through our YouTube channel.

Additional Professional Communication workshops are also held at the Achievement and Learning Center.

 Professional Career Events

These additional events can help you network and learn more about professional development.

Business Etiquette Week (March 27 - 31)

  • Business Etiquette 101: The Ultimate Guide to Professional Networking
    Tuesday, March 28, 3:45 - 5:45 pm (Student Center 301)
    Register: No r.s.v.p. required
    Did you know that more job seekers obtain a job through networking than applying to online job boards?  Do you feel confident about your networking skills?  If not, Business Etiquette 101 is an event tailored just for you.  Participants will not only receive best practices and career strategies for networking, but will also have the opportunity to practice a firm handshake, their professional pitch, proper introductions, and learn how to work a room while enjoying light refreshments

  • Netiquette: Professionalism through the Internet
    Tuesday, March 23, 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
    Stop by our Resource Table in the Student Center lobby and learn important etiquette rules for digital technology.  Enter to win the "Netiquette Challenge" by taking a quick quiz  - winners eligible for CPDC or UB SWAG!

  • Dine for Success: Professional Etiquette Dinner (all majors welcome)
    Thursday, Mar. 30, 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. (John and Frances Angelos Law Center, 12th floor)
    Registration Fee: $10

    Learn how to improve and refine your professional networking and dining etiquette skills.  Focus will be given on dining and etiquette protocols for lunch and dinner interviews.  A 3-course meal will be provided.  Business attire recommended, but not required.  Register in UBworks (located under tools in MyUB).  Payment can be made at the Career and Professional Development Center in SC 306 via cash (exact) or check.  

    This event is co-sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center, Office of the President and the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs. 

Why Grad School?

  • Wednesday, Mar. 15, Time TBD (John and Frances Angelos Law Center, 12th floor)

Learn how to select a grad school (or schools) and what it takes to be admitted. Representatives from Kaplan, Princeton Review, UB graduate admission, UB’s Achievement and Learning Center and more will be in attendance.

Start-Up Networking Event

  • Wednesday, Mar. 29, 6:00-8:00 p.m. (John and Frances Angelos Law Center, 12th floor Reading Room)

Come meet the fastest growing startup companies based in Baltimore. Network with innovative entrepreneurs, discover internship and job opportunities and learn about the skills required to enter this specialized workforce. Business casual attire is required. 

LinkedIn Photoshoot

  • Thursday, Apr. 6, 2:00-6:00 p.m. (UB Student Center, Room 306)

Come by the Career Center in your business attire and have your picture taken for your LinkedIn profile.

ON-CAMPUS RECRUITMENT & OPPORTUNITIES TO MEET EMPLOYERS


The On-Campus Interview Program (OCI) is coordinated to connect UB students with local employers hiring full-time employees and interns.  The program consists of Employer Visibility Tables, Information Sessions, and On-campus Interviews all held at the University of Baltimore.  

Information Sessions

  • TBD

On-campus Interviews

  • TBD

For the most up-to-date On Campus Recruitment schedules log into UBworks.

 

Last Published 3/6/17