Career Corner

  

Networking: From Handshake to Small Talk
Tuesday, February 4, 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Student Union Meeting Room A
NYC Campus
Jackie Kellso, president of PointMaker Communications, Inc. and professional development trainer and interpersonal effectiveness coach, will lead a 90-minute workshop, where you’ll:
–Develop business networking skills that create alliances
–Learn how to deliver that crisp “60-Second Elevator Pitch”
–Cultivate people skills that build long-lasting relationships
–Make real connections for follow-up the next business day

RSVP to cssanetworking@gmail.com by February 3.

Careers in Focus: Human Resources (NYC Campus)
Monday, February 11, 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
W626, One Pace Plaza
From recruitment to employee relations and compensation, hear all about the various career paths within Human Resources and how you can enter this exciting field from recruiting professionals. Speakers from Penguin Group, NBC Universal, Harlequin Group, and Ipreo will discuss the candidate selection process, changes in the field of human resources, the incorporation of technology in recruiting, and available positions at their companies. The panel will be moderated by Brandemix.

Careers in Focus: Human Resources (PLV Campus)
Wednesday, February 13, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Gottesman Room
Don’t worry, PLV students—this event is coming to you, too! Panelists from Spring, Target, and Northern Westchester Hospital, moderated by Quorum Federal Credit Union. Hear more about human resources and network your way to your next internship or full-time job.

Graduate Degree Fair
Wednesday, February 20, 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Student Union, NYC Campus
Is graduate school in your future? Our crystal ball says too soon to tell, so why don’t you head on over to the Graduate Degree Fair to learn all about Pace’s graduate, combined, and sequential degree programs. Reps from graduate programs and advisement, career services, admissions, and financial aid will be there to answer your questions about every program from the Actors Studio Drama School to law to psychology, and much more. RSVP by February 13 at dysongrad@pace.edu. A light lunch will be served.

Job Search Bootcamp
Wednesday, February 20, 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Multipurpose Room, NYC Campus
Still looking for a job or would like to change jobs? Then this is the event for you. The event starts off with Career Services’ famous career coaching clinic and gives graduate students and alumni an opportunity to meet with an experienced career coach for a mini counseling session to discuss job search strategy, resume, networking, or interviewing, followed by presentations by President and Founder of The Castling Group Louis J. Desforges on Fundamentals of a Successful Job Search and President of HellmanConsulting.com Robert Hellmann on Using LinkedIn and Other Social Media for Job Search.

Careers in Science
Monday, February 25, 12:15 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Lecture Hall South, NYC Campus
Career Services, Tri Beta, Forensic Science Student Organization, and the Chemistry Club invite you to partake in an experiment: learning more about career opportunities in the field of science beyond the field of medicine. Panelists, which include criminalists for the Office of Chief Medical Examiner, a clinical research manager for Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, an associate dean from the Graduate School of Biological Sciences at the ICAHN School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, and Pace alumnus and President and Founder of MetaBev, Inc. John Sbordone ’74, will discuss their position and how their background in science helps them succeed in the field. Connect with employers working in the field of science and learn about potential careers and internship opportunities. All majors welcomed!

Careers that Make a Difference
Tuesday, February 26, 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Gottesman Room, PLV Campus
From the environment to poverty, turn your philanthropic spirit into a career. Learn about how you can make a difference by working toward the “greater good.” Whether you’re interested in business, investigation/law, education, healthcare, research, social science, or even if you’re undecided, identify how you can connect your passion into a career at this event. Professionals from the American Cancer Society, Young Adult Institute, the Secret Service, and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society will discuss their organization, career paths, available opportunities, and answer questions.

International Student Job Search Seminar
Tuesday, February 26, 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Room TBD, NYC Campus
Are you getting ready to finish your degree? Discover what’s involved in the sponsorship process when conducting a full-time job search in the U.S. Guest speakers including an attorney specializing in immigration law, a Pace alumnus/sponsored student, Career Services, and the International Students and Scholars Office.

Career Fashion Show
Tuesday, February 26, 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Student Union, NYC Campus
Suit up for a pre-event to the Career Fair to get students ready and dressed for success. Come learn the ins and outs of dressing professionally.

If you’re looking for an internship but haven’t completed the Mandatory Interview Workshop, click here to see upcoming dates on February 5, 7, 12, 15, 19, 20, 26, 27, and more. No excuses!

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