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Workshops updated Feb. 2021


Virtual Resume Review

Every Tuesday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Every Wednesday 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Schedule Resume Review in Microsoft Booking


Virtual Career Boot Camp

Monday - Thursday, February 1 - 4

This four-day series covers workshops on resume-development, interviewing, conducting a job search, and making the most of a job fair. Students must pre-register for Career Boot Camp and will receive a certificate for successful completion via email. Each topic will be offered during the evening. RSVP is required through Laker CareerZone by Thursday, January 28. All workshops will be on Microsoft Teams (Link to join will be sent once rsvp is completed)

Resume Writing

Monday, February 1

5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

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Job Search

Tuesday, February 2

5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

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Interviewing

Wednesday, February 3

5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

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Preparing for a Career Fair

Thursday, February 4

5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

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Virtual Get LinkedIn!!! Workshop

Thursday, February 11

5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Professional networks matter! The percentage of employers who use LinkedIn to screen potential candidates is growing every day.  One of the most essential skills for a job seeker in the 21st century is understanding the professional social media website LinkedIn. Students will learn how to create a strong, professional LinkedIn profile, to increase your on-line visibility through personal brand, gain access to unadvertised jobs, and update your traditional job search documents via LinkedIn and how to expand your network. Students must RSVP through Laker CareerZone to attend this session. This workshop will be on Microsoft Teams (Link to join will be sent once rsvp is completed)

RSVP through Laker CareerZone


Virtual Internship Week

Monday - Friday, February 15 – 19

Internships play an integral role in helping students land their first full-time career after graduation. This week is designed to educate students on the importance of completing internships during their college years. During the week, students will have the opportunity to learn how to obtain an internship, how to dress for an internship, have their resume reviewed and network with employers. Each event you participate in, you will have the chance to enter a drawing for a $25 Amazon E-gift card to be given away on Friday.

Workshop Workshop Details

Internship Week Kick-Off Instagram Live 

Join us live on Instagram as we kick off Internship Week Spring 2021. We will have the Advisor of student organizations and student leaders takeover our Instagram account to discuss the value of internships, mentoring, getting involved in organizations and more!  Join us for a fun and informative hour! Internships are where it’s at, so LOCH in your Internship! 

Monday, February 15th   

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Instagram Live: claytonstatecareers

Virtual Internship Job Search Strategies Workshop  

RSVP through Laker CareerZone required This workshop will be on Microsoft Teams (Link to join will be sent once RSVP is complete) 

This workshop educates students about the advantages that internships provide in a career search. Topics covered include credit and non-credit internship eligibility, how and when to begin your search, and forms that need to be completed. 

Tuesday, February 16th

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Microsoft Teams

RSVP through Laker CareerZone

Internship Résumania!!! 

Schedule a resume review through bookings in Microsoft Teams and have your résumé critiqued by one of our staff members.  

This is encouraged in preparation for the Virtual Internship Live Hiring Event. 

Wednesday, February 17th  

10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  

RSVP through Microsoft Teams Booking

Virtual Internship LIVE Hiring Event  

Students will have the opportunity to hear from select employers who have summer and fall internship opportunities.  There will be a short info session followed by Q&A.  Available positions will be posted in Laker CareerZone before the event.   Students seeking credit or non-credit internships from all majors are encouraged to attend via Microsoft Teams. (Link to join will be sent once RSVP is complete) 

Thursday, February 18th  

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.  

Microsoft Teams

RSVP through Laker CareerZone

Drawing for the $25 Amazon E-Gift Card!  

The winner of the $25 Amazon E-gift card will be drawn and announced on our Social Media.  

Friday, February 19th  

Career Services Social Media

Facebook: Clayton State University Career Services 

Instagram Live: claytonstatecareers

Twitter: @CSUCareers

 


Virtual Senior Career Academy Workshop

Friday, February 26

10:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m.

The Senior Career Academy is a professional development program designed to help graduating seniors focus their career searches and develop skills needed for career success. Seniors receive individualized assistance and have opportunities to network with a select group of employers. Limited number of spaces available.  Students must contact Career Services to reserve a space and link to join.


Virtual Networking and Personal Branding Workshop

Tuesday, March 2

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Networking is the process of developing professional relationships in industries and organizations of interest to you. It is the “human aspect” of the job search that helps to connect job seekers with the numerous positions that are never advertised. During this session, students will learn about networking and will have a chance to practice their networking skillsStudents must RSVP through Laker CareerZone to attend this session. This event will be on Microsoft Teams (Link to join will be sent once rsvp is completed).

RSVP through Laker CareerZone


Virtual Publix Supermarkets, Inc. Recruiting Day

Thursday, March 4

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Join Career Services and Publix Supermarkets, Inc. via Teams for a chance to learn more about Publix Supermarkets, Inc. and positions within corporate, entry and management level positions in local stores and more. You will have a chance to network and ask any questions to the Staffing Specialist in real time. If you are interested in interviewing for any opportunity check Laker CareerZone, and send your resume to Charles Howard at charleshoward@clayton.edu by February 19, 2021! Students must RSVP through Laker Career Zone to attend this event. This event will be on Microsoft Teams (Link to join will be sent once rsvp is completed).

RSVP through Laker CareerZone


Virtual Enterprise Rent-A-Car Recruiting Day

Friday, March 5

12 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Join Career Services and Enterprise Rent-A-Car via Teams for a chance to learn more about Enterprise and the Management Trainee position with a starting salary of $45,000. You will have a chance to network and ask any questions to the Talent Acquisition Manager in real time. If you are, interested in interviewing for this opportunity check Laker CareerZone, and send your resume to Charles Howard at charleshoward@clayton.edu by February 19, 2021! Students must RSVP through Laker Career Zone to attend this event.This event will be on Microsoft Teams (Link to join will be sent once rsvp is completed).


Virtual Georgia Department of Corrections Recruiting Day

Tuesday, March 9

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. 


Virtual Careers that fit your Major in... Workshop

Wednesday, March 10

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Picking a major is only half of the equation! This is a workshop designed to help students understand how their choice of major can impact their career and what options are available to them. Students will learn how to develop skill sets that employers look for, and how their strengths and values can help them in selecting the career that works for them... Students must RSVP through Laker CareerZone to attend this session. This workshop will be on Microsoft Teams (Link to join will be sent once rsvp is completed).

RSVP through Laker CareerZone


Virtual Federal Reserve Bank Recruiting Day

Thursday, March 11

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Join Career Services and the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta via Teams for a chance to learn more about the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and the internship and full-time opportunities. You will have a chance to network and ask any questions to the Campus Recruiter in real time. If you are interested in interviewing for this opportunity check Laker CareerZone, and send your resume to Charles Howard at charleshoward@clayton.edu by February 26, 2021! Students must RSVP through Laker Career Zone to attend this event. This event will be on Microsoft Teams (Link to join will be sent once rsvp is completed).

RSVP through Laker CareerZone


Virtual Professionalism 101 Workshop

Wednesday, March 17

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Professionalism in the workplace is one of the many competencies that employers say students need to improve upon.  This workshop will focus on information related to effective communication skills, enhancing your self-image, developing a business-savvy wardrobe, appropriate work ethic, and how improving these competencies will greatly enhance your ability to receive and maintain internships and jobs. Students must RSVP through Laker CareerZone to attend this session. This workshop will be on Microsoft Teams (Link to join will be sent once rsvp is completed).

RSVP through Laker CareerZone


Virtual Georgia Department of Audits Recruiting Day

Thursday, March 18

12 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Join Career Services and the Georgia Department of Audits via Teams for a chance to learn more about the Georgia Department of Audits and Staff Auditor position. You will have a chance to network and ask any questions to the Staff Development Coordinator II in real time. If you are interested in interviewing for this opportunity check Laker CareerZone, and send your resume to Charles Howard at charleshoward@clayton.edu by March 5, 2021! Students must RSVP through Laker Career Zone to attend this event.This event will be on Microsoft Teams (Link to join will be sent once rsvp is completed).

RSVP through Laker CareerZone


Practice Interview Week

Virtual Practice Interview Week via Big Interview

Monday – Thursday

March 22 –March 25

Students gain valuable experience by having a practice interview.  Practice interviews will be conducted through our virtual interview platform Big Interview. Students will go to www.clayton.edu/career and look for the Big Interview Tile.  Login or create an account.  Search for Practice Interview Week Assignment or enter Assignment Code – 11efe4.  Student will complete interview recording (make sure you submit your answer after each recording).  Once you have recorded and submitted your answers, your process is complete.  You will receive an email with a critique of your interview within 24-48 hours.


Virtual Team Georgia Careers Recruiting Day

Tuesday, March 23

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. 

Join Career Services and Team Georgia Careers via Teams for a chance to learn more about the department and multiple positions for all majors and more. You will have a chance to network and ask any questions to the Talent Manager in real-time. If you are interested in interviewing for any opportunity check Laker CareerZone and send your resume to Charles Howard at charleshoward@clayton.edu by March 5, 2021! Students must RSVP through Laker Career Zone to attend this event. This event will be on Microsoft Teams (Link to join will be sent once rsvp is completed).


Virtual DeVore & Johnson Logistics Recruiting Day

Thursday, March 25

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Join Career Services and DeVore & Johnson via Teams for a chance to learn more about the company and Supply Chain Management Trainee positions and more. You will have a chance to network and ask any questions to the Recruiting Manager in real-time. If you are interested in interviewing for any opportunity check Laker CareerZone and send your resume to Charles Howard at charleshoward@clayton.edu by March 5, 2021! Students must RSVP through Laker Career Zone to attend this event. This event will be on Microsoft Teams (Link to join will be sent once rsvp is completed).


GACE Statewide Virtual Career Fair

For-Profit–Wednesday, April 7

Join the two-day events. The GACE Statewide Virtual Career Fair is a statewide job fair for students and graduates from schools that are members of the Georgia Association of Colleges and Employers (GACE). Employers who might not visit each of the campuses will gather for this opportunity to network with hundreds of students from across the state. Students and graduates can learn about opportunities, network with employers, and make the personal contact that might lead to an interview or employment.  Join the virtual event at www.gace.org.


National Student Employment Appreciation Week

(A week of celebrating student employment on and off campus)

Monday-Friday

April 12th – 16th

Join us for Virtual week of celebrating student employment on and off campus. The week will conclude with the announcement of the Student Employee of the Year Award on Friday, April 16 via our social media platforms.