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Job Search Tune Up: Online Resources for Individualized Strategies

For Penn State Alumni Association Members Only. Access the strategies and resources to support your career planning goals. Job Search Tune Up is for Penn State Alumni Association members who are preparing for or are currently in a career transition and seeking job opportunities. The virtual learning community offers recorded webinars, exclusive access to self-directed job search materials and professional career advice to help you build critical job search skills. Job Search Tune Up is run by Penn State Alumni Career Services and is recommended for recent graduates through seasoned professionals.

Learning Community Resources & Strategies for:

·         Identifying your transferable skills and articulating your value to potential employers
·         Job search strategies
·         Networking and leveraging the power of the Penn State network
·         Interviewing strategies

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Wednesday Jul 1 - Wednesday Sep 30, 2020 EST

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    Office Hours : Monday Aug 10, 2020, 12 - 1 PM EST
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    Seminar : Wednesday Aug 12, 2020, 12 - 1 PM EST
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    Networking for Introverts

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    Office Hours : Monday Aug 17, 2020, 12 - 1 PM EST
    Virtual

    Virtual Office Hours

    Chat 1:1 with the Alumni Career Services Team or have your resume reviewed. Pop in during the hour for a 10 minute chat. The chats are text-based, so there's no audio or video involved, making it eas...


    Seminar : Wednesday Aug 19, 2020, 12 - 1 PM EST
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    Writing a Strong Resume: Avoiding the Resume "Black Hole"

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    Office Hours : Monday Aug 24, 2020, 12 - 1 PM EST
    Virtual

    Virtual Office Hours

    Chat 1:1 with the Alumni Career Services Team or have your resume reviewed. Pop in during the hour for a 10 minute chat. The chats are text-based, so there's no audio or video involved, making it eas...


    Seminar : Wednesday Aug 26, 2020, 12 - 1 PM EST
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    Seminar : Monday Aug 31, 2020, 12 - 1 PM EST
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    1:1 Resume Review

    Join the Alumni Career Services Team to have your resume reviewed 1:1 via Zoom! Sign-up for a 15 minute time slot to discuss how you can improve your resume.


    Seminar : Wednesday Sep 2, 2020, 12 - 1 PM EST
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    LinkedIn for Job Seekers

    This webinar provides tips and strategies how to use LinkedIn for your job search, with a focus on building a strong profile. Topics Covered: - Building a strong profile - Connecting & messaging...


    Office Hours : Monday Sep 7, 2020, 12 - 1 PM EST
    Virtual

    Virtual Office Hours

    Chat 1:1 with the Alumni Career Services Team or have your resume reviewed. The 10 minute chats are text-based, so there's no audio or video involved, making it easy to access the event from your hom...


    Seminar : Wednesday Sep 9, 2020, 12 - 1 PM EST
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    Networking for Introverts

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    Seminar : Wednesday Aug 5, 2020, 12 - 1 PM EST
    Virtual

    LinkedIn for Job Seekers

    This webinar provides tips and strategies how to use LinkedIn for your job search, with a focus on building a strong profile. Topics Covered: - Building a strong profile - Connecting & messaging...


    Workshop : Wednesday Aug 5, 2020, 9 AM - 6 PM EST
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    BENDER CONSULTING SERVICES HOSTS- Disability Virtual Career Fair: Connecting Job Seekers to Employers

    Are you a person with a disability looking for a career opportunity or internship? This Virtual Career Fair is FREE for career seekers with disabilities to attend. Experienced professionals, re...


    Office Hours : Monday Aug 3, 2020, 12 - 1 PM EST
    Virtual

    Virtual Office Hours

    Chat 1:1 with the Alumni Career Services Team or have your resume reviewed. Pop in during the hour for a 10 minute chat. The chats are text-based, so there's no audio or video involved, making it eas...


    Networking : Thursday Jul 30, 2020, 12 - 1 PM EST

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    Professional Development : Monday Jul 27, 2020, 7 - 8 PM EST
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    Diversity and Inclusion Networking Event: Leadership through Social Justice - A Workplace Lens

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    Office Hours : Monday Jul 27, 2020, 12 - 1 PM EST
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    Virtual Office Hours

    Chat 1:1 with the Alumni Career Services Team or have your resume reviewed. Pop in during the hour for a 10 minute chat. The chats are text-based, so there's no audio or video involved, making it eas...


    Professional Development : Thursday Jul 23, 2020, 12 - 1 PM EST
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    Resume Writing for the Experienced Professional: Accounting, IST, & Computer Science

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    Seminar : Wednesday Jul 22, 2020, 12 - 1 PM EST
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    Networking : Wednesday Jul 22, 2020, 10 AM - 4 PM EST
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    HireNewYork-Metro Alumni Career Fair

    VIRTUAL Multi-University "Alumni Only & Graduating Seniors" Career Fair. Looking for a New Career? Meet recruiters form NY/NJ/CT's top employers online in 1-to-1 pre-scheduled high-quality vide...


    Office Hours : Monday Jul 20, 2020, 12 - 1 PM EST
    Virtual

    Virtual Office Hours

    Chat 1:1 with the Alumni Career Services Team or have your resume reviewed. Pop in during the hour for a 10 minute chat. The chats are text-based, so there's no audio or video involved, making it eas...


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