Career Advice 101 | Professional Development Series | Employer and Career Events | Job Fairs



Spring 2015 Career Advice 101

No Registration Necessary for Career Advice 101
All Sessions are held in 278 MSC, Career Services from 2:00pm-2:30pm

Dear Sir, Madam…To Whom It May Concern...OH MY How Do I Write a Cover Letter?
Thursday April 16
Does anyone even read cover letters? What is different about a cover letter and my resume?
Come to this session for advice!

Getting Started: Navigating your Job Search
Monday April 20
What do you need to be aware of as you begin a job search?  Let us help you get started!

Interviewing with the Stars
Wednesday April 22
The competition is fierce! With practice, you can wow your interviewer with your interviewing techniques. Learn the basics of behavioral interviewing and methods of effectively answering behavioral interview questions.

How do you keep the Momentum Going?
Tuesday April 28 
Bring your suggestions about keeping your job search momentum going. We’ll talk through exploring careers and strategies of a job search.

Is That Your Best Offer?
Thursday April 30
Employers often request a desired salary range during the application process.  We’ll discuss how to research appropriate salary levels and review negotiation strategies.


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Professional Development Series

Manners Matter!
Tuesday April 14
So you think you have impeccable workplace manners? Come learn a few etiquette tips and take a fun quiz to see how you score!


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Navigating Employment for International Students

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
3:30p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
MSC, Century C

Chart your course with successful alumni panelists!

Join International Student & Scholar Services and Career Services for a seminar that focuses on work authorization, career resources and communication strategies.

Whether you are a first year student or graduating senior, come hear from alumni who are working in St. Louis after graduation.

Light Refreshments

Pre-Registration Encouraged
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Digital Media Communications and Technology Job Fair & Career Training Sessions

Thursday, April 16, 2015
8am-10am - Treehouse Networkshop and Strange Donuts Networking Breakfast
10am-2pm - Job Fair
10am-3pm - Career Sessions
JC Penney Conference Center

Come meet with potential employers seeking students in the field of digital media, marking, communication, public relations, and technology. 

Take advantage of free career training sessions facilitated by professional in the industry!  Sessions include:

Click here for more information

Sponsored by UMSL|Business & UMSL|PCS

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Industry Recruiters Tell All!  What You Should Do Now to Get the Job Later
Friday, April 17, 2015
10:00am-11:30am
SGA Chambers, MSC

Learn about what industry wants in their new hires from some of the St. Louis area’s top companies.

Light Refreshments. 

For more information click here.  Register via email:  ora@umsl.edu

Sponsored by the Office of Research Administration and Career Services

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UMSL Internship & Job Fair
Friday, September 18, 2015
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mark Twain Building
University of Missouri-St. Louis

This is your opportunity to network with employers to discuss internship and job opportunities and connect with graduate/professional schools!

Pre-registration is only available for current UMSL students and UMSL alumni - you must present your admission ticket at the door. Pre-registration deadline is Tuesday, September 15, 2015.
Admission for UMSL students/alumni who do not pre-register is $5.00 at the door and for non-UMSL job seekers is $10.00 at the door.
For more information, visit UMSL Career Services, 278 Millennium Student Center, 314-516-5111.

EMPLOYERS: Please call Puspa Bueneman, Job Fair Coordinator, at 314-516-5001 to receive registration information.

Jobseekers-Click here to Register
Companies/Organizations Attending
Code of Conduct for University of Missouri - St. Louis Job Fairs



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