Career Ready by Mohawk Alumni

 

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The Career Ready webinar series helps students and recent graduates develop personal and professional skills that assist with transitioning into a successful “Life after Mohawk”. These interactive and informative webinars support the development of important soft skills, which are not traditionally learned in classrooms. 

Recorded Webinar Series (Spring 2020)

 

Welcome to the Mohawk College Alumni Association 

Recorded Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Welcome to the Alumni Family! Learn about your Alumni Lifetime Membership – exclusive deals and discounts, alumni events, volunteer opportunities, and so much more! Meet Alumni council members and staff over your lunch and ask your questions about life after graduation.

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Resume Tips and Tricks

Recorded Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Writing a resume that best highlights your experience, skills, and accomplishments is hard work. Learn quick tips for applying best practices to your resume. Gain the skills to create the most powerful resume to get you the interview.  

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Interview Intelligence 

Recorded on Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Master the art of interviewing in person and online.  Make the connection between job descriptions and interview questions. Learn best practices and become more confident presenting yourself in an interview. Topics include how to dress, speak, what your background should be for virtual interviews and so much more!

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Job Searching During a Pandemic

Recorded on Tuesday, June 9, 2020

How do you find a job when everyone is being told to stay at home? In this workshop learn how to access the hidden job market, identify possible employers, and approach your job searched more efficiently. Gain knowledge on how to market yourself and stand out from the crowd. 

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Strategies for Effective Networking

Recorded on Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Effective networking can help you access the hidden job market as well as obtain referrals, information, and support throughout the career exploration process. Learn from recent grads about how their networking has helped them progress in their careers.

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Catch up on past webinars

So, you weren't able to join us at one of our recent webinars? No worries, register for a recorded webinar, and watch it anytime.

Money Matters – Financial Life After College

Recorded March 11, 2020.

Overwhelmed by the stress of tuition, rent payments, phone bills, and job income? You are not alone. Join us for an honest talk about how to improve your financial wellness. Financial Life After College will provide insight on how to curb bad spending habits, how to use your credit to your advantage, and how to create a budget and savings plan that actually works!

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Build Your Professional Online Brand

Recorded November 27, 2019.

LinkedIn is one of the most powerful social networking tools for professionals with more than 610 million members in over 200 countries and territories. Understand what your digital footprint says about you while learning the ins and outs of how to effectively use LinkedIn.

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Dress for Success

Recorded November 6, 2019.

Learn how to Dress for Success during this one-hour webinar. Participants will learn how to recognize the different levels of professional dress and will discuss what is and is not appropriate in the workplace. Understand what your clothing choices say about you while learning tips and tricks for looking great on a budget.

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Professionalism in the Workplace

Recorded June 26, 2019.

  • Master the ability to make a lasting first impression when starting a new job
  • Maintain professionalism in conflict situations
  • Build your network through strong working relationships
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The 5 Ws of Networking

Recorded Jan 31, 2019.

  • Build professional relationships with your existing contacts
  • Expand your network through events and strategies
  • Have effective conversations to meet your goals

Effective networking can help you access the hidden job market as well as obtain referrals, information, and support throughout the career exploration process.

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