Career Services Events

Upcoming Workshops

Career Coffee Talk Webinar Series - Interviews with Industry Insiders (Online Workshops)

Join these free live webinars and you can learn and chat with industry professionals while enjoying your morning coffee! This three-part series from the CUNY SPS Office of Career Services will cover career-related topics to help you achieve success in your job search and career planning efforts.  The series theme for Fall 2017 is Interviews with Industry Insiders.  Acquire knowledge and insight from experienced professionals in a variety of industries including Healthcare, Business, Technology, Communications & Media, Nonprofit and Public Sector. Gain an understanding of different career paths, receive pointers and savvy advice from established professionals and ask questions in real time.  The panels are open to anyone with an interest in learning about different industries and will be moderated by Shannon Gallo, career services manager.

PART 1: INTERVIEWS WITH INDUSTRY INSIDERS: BUSINESS, TECHNOLOGY, MEDIA & COMMUNICATIONS
WHEN: Friday, October 20; 9:30 –  10:15 am
REGISTER: sps.cuny.edu/CCTbusiness
Students studying Business, Information Systems, Data Analytics, and Communication & Media may be especially interested in this session.

PART 2: INTERVIEWS WITH INDUSTRY INSIDERS: HEALTHCARE
WHEN: Friday, November 3; 9:30 – 10:15 am
REGISTER: sps.cuny.edu/CCThealthcare
Students studying Nursing, Health Information Management, Disability Studies, and from the Murphy Institute may be especially interested in this session.

PART 3: INTERVIEWS WITH INDUSTRY INSIDERS: NONPROFIT & PUBLIC SECTOR
WHEN: Friday, December 1; 9:30 –  10:15 am
REGISTER: sps.cuny.edu/CCTnonprofit
Students studying Psychology, Sociology, Human Relations, Disability Studies, Disability Services in Higher Education, and from the Murphy Institute may be especially interested in this session.


Professional Development Workshops

POLISH YOUR RESUME: IN-PERSON WORKSHOP
WHEN: Wednesday, October 4; 6:00 - 8:00 pm
WHERE: 119 West 31st Street, 4th Floor, Room 414
REGISTER: Email career.services@sps.cuny.edu (Please include your full name and major/degree/certificate program information.)
Discover how to write a results-oriented resume and cover letter that reflect your relevant experience, abilities, and accomplishments.  Transform your resume into a powerful tool that will get you more interviews.  Learn how to present yourself on paper when filling out online applications, sending thank you notes, and more.  This workshop will be presented by Shannon Gallo, career services manager.

INTERVIEWING INSIGHTS: IN-PERSON WORKSHOP
WHEN: Tuesday, December 5; 6:00 - 8:00 pm
WHERE: 119 West 31st Street, 4th Floor, Room 407
REGISTER: Email career.services@sps.cuny.edu (Please include your full name and major/degree/certificate program information.)
Learn how to master the interviewing process.  Find out ways to prepare for job interviews effectively, develop appropriate responses to challenging questions, and discover how to leave a great first impression.  Get ideas about how to handle telephone and panel interviews.  Gain the confidence you need to ace your next interview!  This workshop will be presented by Kelsey Richardson, career advisor.

MOCK INTERVIEW SESSIONS
WHEN: Wednesday, January 10; 12:00 - 8:00 pm. Appointment times TBD
WHERE: 119 West 31st Street, 4th Floor and Online
REGISTER: Email career.services@sps.cuny.edu (Please include your full name and major/degree/certificate program information.)
As a follow-up to the interviewing workshop from the fall semester, join us for mock interview sessions, offered in the afternoon and evening, that provide an opportunity for CUNY SPS students and alumni to practice their interviewing skills. Gain worthwhile hands-on experience to enhance your interviewing abilities.  Students may participate via Skype, schedule permitting. This event will be coordinated by Career Services.

 


Please contact career.services@sps.cuny.edu if you would like to view any of our previous workshops or webinars. 

SPECIAL NOTE ABOUT THE LEARN OVER LUNCH WEBINAR SERIES 
If you are interested in the recordings from past live webinars from the CUNY SPS Office of Career Services, check out our playlist on the CUNY SPS YouTube channel! We have covered career-related topics to help you achieve success in your job search and career planning efforts. Select recordings also include captions.