Spring Meeting Career and Coaching Sessions

Co-Sponsored by AIChE Career Services and AIChE Management Division
Tuesday, April 30 - May 1, 2013, 8:30am CDT

Career Game-Changers:  4 Sessions Delivering Strategies to Access, Network, and Negotiate the Best Job for You

In this series of one hour workshops, learn the secrets to identifying, accessing and assessing game-changing career opportunities which will give you the tools and information to make the right professional choices.

Schedule

The following schedule is applicable for both Tuesday, April 30 and Wednesday, May 1 (Workshops are Tuesday April 30th only).

Time

Session

8:30 - 9:30 a.m.Session 1   Strategies to Access, Network, and Negotiate the Best Job for You      
9:30 - 10:30 a.m.Session 2   Accessing Hidden Career Opportunities        
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.Session 3   The Interview: What you need to do before, during, and after to get the job         
11:30 - 12:30 p.m.Session 4   Negotiation Strategy and Tactics                        
 One-on-One Coaching

Session 1   Strategies to Access, Network, and Negotiate the Best Job for You

8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

It’s elementary- networking is an absolute necessity in any career, and especially in science,  engineering and math. Networking is not only critical to advancing your own career, but also to advancing scholarship itself.  Learn how to promote yourself and build your network.  The importance of and use of social networks will be emphasized.


Session 2   Accessing Hidden Career Opportunities       

9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

It’s elementary- networking is an absolute necessity in any career, and especially in science,  engineering and math. Networking is not only critical to advancing your own career, but also to advancing scholarship itself.  Learn how to promote yourself and build your network.

90% jobs are not advertised, and even if they are, there is usually a short-list of candidates already in mind. Learn strategies to find "hidden" jobs.


Session 3   The Interview: What you need to do before, during, and after to get the job        

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

What you need to know and do to get the job from the first moment of contact to the moment you leave the interview.

Session 4   Negotiation Strategy and Tactics                       

11:30 a.m.  - 12:30 p.m.

Did you know that the salary of your very first job after graduation determines your salaries for the rest of your life?  Learn how to create a win-win situation and negotiate right from start to finish in the job decision process.

  • Strategies to Access, Network, and Negotiate the Best Job for You
  • Accessing Hidden Career Opportunities
  • The Interview: What you need to do before, during, and after to get the job
  • Negotiation Strategy and Tactics

One-on-one Career Consultations

PLUS:  One-on-one career consultations are available, too, Tuesday, April 30 in the afternoon and Wednesday May 1st. Registration is required. Make an appointment to meet with the career coach, Alaina Levine. 

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