Career Corner

  

Nearly a dozen events in one week! Here’s what Career Services is offering up to help you on the path to success:

NYC Events

Federal Resume Writing
Tuesday, March 12
3:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
W602, One Pace Plaza
Thinking about applying for a job with the federal government? Stop by this workshop to learn how to create these resumes, which are longer and more detailed than your “regular” resume.

Careers in Focus: Editorial and Publishing
Wednesday, March 13
12:15 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
E304, One Pace Plaza
Hear from editorial and publishing professionals about their companies, the industry, and other questions you may have. Gain knowledge and network your way to your next internship or full-time job.

Speakers include:
-Kristy Zoshak, O Magazine, Integrated Marketing Director
-Michael Mejias, Writers House, Director of Internship Program
-Carolyn Zimatore, Harper Collins, Talent Acquisition Manager
-Eileen Manito, Simon & Schuster, Staffing Coordinator

Panel moderated by: Becca Worthington, Association of American Publishers

Careers in Focus: Hospitality
Thursday, March 14
12:15 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
W511, One Pace Plaza
Come hear from professionals to learn more about ways to break into the hospitality industry. Food will be served!

Women in Technology 1.0
Thursday, March 14
3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Lecture Hall South
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Career Services Cares
Friday, March 15
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Yorkville Common Pantry
Join Career Services and the Yorkville Common Pantry in helping pack and distribute nutritious and free groceries to low-income families. There will be a pizza party after the event for all participating volunteers. E-mail dmartinez@pace.edu  to sign up—spots are limited!

Internships: The Inside Scoop
Tuesday, March 19
3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
W614, One Pace Plaza
SGA and Career Services are teaming up for an ice cream social with an extra scoop of something spcial. Hear about internships directly from fellow students who are interning at DirecTV, Viacom, Adidas, Deloitte, and The Wendy Williams Show. How you doin’?

Also, auditions for Career Fashion Show on April 2 are now open. Students can audition online via Twitter or Instagram using #paceu  and #careerstyle hashtags.

PLV/WP Events

Branded Resume Workshop
Tuesday, March 12
6:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
Room 208, Grad Center
Lisa Rangel, certified professional resume writer and author of The Do-It-Yourself Branded Resume Kit, will show you what a Branded Resume is and why this format will get you better interview results. Get your new job today with attention-grabbing resumes, targeted communications, thorough interview preparation, and an effective job search plan.

Federal Resume Writing
Wednesday, March 13
12:20 p.m.–1:20 p.m.
Birnbaum Room—Mortola Library
Thinking about applying for a job with the federal government? Stop by this workshop to learn how to create these resumes, which are longer and more detailed than your “regular” resume. For more information, contact Carolyn Kleiman at (914) 773-3415 or ckleiman@pace.edu.

Practice Interview Day
Thursday, March 14
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Gottesman Room
Practice your interview skills with a professional, get immediate feedback about your interview style, interact with successful Pace alumni, and network with real recruiters. Participating employers include A&E TV, Hope’s Door, Icon International, and KPMG. Space is limited! Spots are available on a first come, first served basis.

Internships: The Inside Scoop
Tuesday, March 19
3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Birnbaum Room, Mortola Library
What better to have on your scoop of ice cream than a scoop of internship! Enjoy ice cream and learn about internships directly from fellow students. Realize the possibilities and get a jumpstart on your internship search.

Careers in Focus: Marketing
Tuesday, March 19
12:15 p.m.–1:25 p.m.
Butcher Suite
Come hear from professionals to learn more about ways to break into the industry. Panelists will discuss information about currently available internship and full-time opportunities within their organizations as well as general industry specific career paths. Gain knowledge and network your way to your next internship or full time job!

Job Search Bootcamp
Tuesday, March 19
5:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
Butcher Suite
Career Services wants you to enlist in an upcoming job search boot camp, where they’ll help you with resume branding, developing power interviewing skills, give social media and networking tips, provide you with useful job search resources, and discuss current hiring trends in various industries.

And that’s just what’s happening over the next two weeks! Coming up in April: job and internship fairs on both campuses, green careers, a career fashion show, careers in psychology, health care, and fashion, and much more. Head to www.pace.edu/career-services for the latest events.

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