Career Corner

Career Services is keeping you busy before the holidays. Celebrate National Career Development Day with a carnival, learn how to use LinkedIn to get linked in to a job, hear from and network with prospective employers, give back to the community with Career Services Cares, and much more!

PLV Campus

Interested in a career that makes a difference in the environment? Stop by a panel discussion on November 15 given by three professionals who work in environmentally-minded organizations. Representatives from the Greenburgh Nature Center, Beczak Environmental Education Center, and Citizens Campaign for the Environment are scheduled to attend. Internship and volunteer opportunities will be discussed. Reserve your spot by emailing kporter@pace.edu.

Need a resume upgrade? Get the help you need to market yourself and get interviews on November 15.

Thinking about law school? Learn about the application procedures, testing information, and the Pace Law School program on November 15.

Celebrate National Career Development Day on the PLV Campus on November 16! Use LinkedIn to get linked in to your next job and find out how to maximize your professional online identity and connect with job opportunities using LinkedIn on November 16. Later in the day, Career Services and the Office of Multicultural Affairs and Diversity Programs bring you a Career Paths Panel: Stories of Success, where you’ll hear from panelists with unique career paths and education experiences about their journeys and career achievements.

If you didn’t make the Mock Interview Day on November 9, get interviewing tips at a workshop on December 2.

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NYC Campus

The holidays are a great time to network, but you have to know what to say and when to say it. Learn how to make the most out of networking opportunities that pop up at a Thanksgiving dinner or holiday party on November 15.

Celebrate National Career Development Day on November 16 in the Student Union, where you can visit with career counselors at resume review and interview tables, play some career games, stop by career fortune telling tables, and hear all about the Coop program at Pace while you snack on some popcorn and pizza and enjoy some raffles and giveaways!

Are you LinkedIn? Learn the nuts and bolts of LinkedIn at an interactive workshop on how to use social media for your job search. Build your profile, join groups, and connect to networking contacts on November 17.

On November 18, international students are invited to the final International Student Career Café of the semester, where you’ll chat about networking and expanding.

For graduate students, career experts will be available to provide you with resume and cover letter reviews, interviews tips, and other career advice at a Career Coaching Clinic on November 30.

Not sure what you’re going to do after graduation? Ever think about volunteering for a senator or traveling across Europe? Want to help build houses for the poor or conduct research in a rain forest? Hear all about Alternative Options After Graduation on December 1.

They say that “service is the rent we pay for living on this planet.” Join the Career Cervices staff in giving back to a local NY community organization on December 9 at Career Services Cares! This year, the organization they’ll be partnering with is “God’s Love We Deliver”, a non-religious, non-profit organization dedicated to preparing and delivering nutritious meals for chronically ill patients. Spots are limited!

Orientation workshops will be held on November 17, 18, and 30, so if you’re looking to learn the basics of cooperative education and eRecruiting, sign up for one of these workshops. For interview workshops, head to Career Services on November 15, 29, and 30 to discuss the difficult questions asked by prospective employers and how to tackle them.

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