Be Ready Workshops
ongoing throughout semester
Be Ready Workshops cover various professional development topics to aid you in your career path. Workshop topics include:
For more information on upcoming workshops, click here.
Dempsey Uniform & Linen Supply, Inc. Visibility Table
Thursday, April 17, noon-3 p.m.
UB Student Center Lobby
Learn about their paid part-time employment opportunity at their Baltimore location. The organization is looking for someone who is outgoing, possesses initiative, and willing to work in a team environment. Our flexible schedule permits our part-time Marketing Associate to work between 15-24 hours a week- and can include evenings and weekends if that works for you. If applicable to your major, this could be a great opportunity to gain internship credits too.
Student Employee Training: Transferable Job Skills*
Your role as a student employee is a learning experience that provides you with new job skills and opportunities. Learn how to use those transferable job skills to update and enhance your resume and write a captivating 30-second professional pitch. Discover where you are on UB's Career Cycle and how the Career and Professional Development Center can help you become an agent of your own success.
Presenters: Bill Schnirel, executive director of student development; Patrick Burns, career coach, Career and Professional Development Center
*Please note that this training is only open to current on-campus student employees.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 2-4 p.m.
Business Center, Room 003
You are invited to come and learn about the state of the University-wide collaborative focused on enhancing career and professional development for students and alumni.
Following a brief overview of the accomplishments and progress of the initiative, we will engage in roundtable discussions on the next steps for expanding our shared themes, which will inform the work of the Career and Professional Development Center and entire UB community:
- Empowering students as expert managers of their own careers
- Creating a University-wide culture of professional development
- Engaging alumni and employers in sustainable career success.
Come prepared for a vibrant discussion. All you need to bring is your insights, ideas and willingness to collaborate.
Questions? Contact Lakeisha Mathews, director of the Career and Professional Development Center, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Perfect Your Pitch
Record your pitch (30-second elevator speech) and get confidential feedback from a UB career coach.
1. Go to http://ubalt.interviewstream.com
2. Create an account using your ubalt e-mail
3. Select "CONDUCT INTERVIEW"
4. Choose "PERFECT YOUR PITCH"
Walk-in Resume Review with Career Coaches
Spring Semester: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 3-5 p.m.
Student Center, Room 306
Career coaches will be available for walk-in resume reviews. No appointment needed; just bring your resume. Get your resume in its best shape beforehand by using Optimal Resume, our online resume builder at https://ubalt.optimalresume.com.