Career Services Events

FALL 2021 PROGRAMS

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WEBINAR SERIES

Join these free live webinars to learn over lunch or dinner! This series of webinars from the CUNY SPS Office of Career Services covers career-related topics to help you achieve success in your job search and career planning efforts. The topics of resumes, interviewing and CareerLink training, will be offered multiple times during the semester, allowing participants to choose between lunchtime or evening options.

Refresh Your Resume

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. This webinar will be presented by Shannon Gallo, career services manager, and Kelsey Richardson, career advisor. This program will be presented four times during the semester, allowing participants to choose between a lunchtime or evening option.

CareerLink Training

CareerLink is a career management software system that makes it easier to take advantage of the support offered by Career Services. Find out how to best utilize CUNY SPS CareerLink and move one step closer to reaching your professional goals. Get a first-hand demonstration of ways to use CareerLink including: making appointments with a career advisor, viewing and applying directly to jobs and internships posted by employers, accessing career resources through the document library, having resumes and other documents reviewed, and registering for career events. 

Parker Dewey Micro-Internships

Learn how to demonstrate your skills while building your professional network. Acquire an understanding of ways to let employers know that you have what they are looking for. Micro-Internships offered through Parker Dewey are short-term, paid professional projects open to college students and recent graduates seeking more flexibility to pursue experiential learning. From working directly with an entrepreneur to supporting a large enterprise, micro-internships give you the opportunity to explore different roles and company cultures as you gain more valuable work experience. 

When: Tuesday, November 16, 5:30 - 6:15 pm

Where: Online

Registration: Register via Zoom

Interviewing Insights

Build knowledge about 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 virtual, telephone, and panel interviews. Gain the confidence you need to ace your next interview! This program will be presented twice during the semester, allowing participants to choose between a lunchtime or evening option.

WINTER 2022 PROGRAM

Virtual Mock Interview Sessions

As a follow-up to the interviewing webinars from the fall semester, join us for virtual mock interview sessions. Offered in the afternoon and evening, these mock interviews provide an opportunity for CUNY SPS students and alumni to practice their interviewing skills with select CUNY SPS Foundation Board members and other professionals. Gain worthwhile hands-on experience to enhance your interviewing abilities. This event will be coordinated by Career Services, and limited to CUNY SPS students and alumni only.

When: Thursday, January 20, 2022, 12:00 – 8:00 pm (appointment times TBD)

Where: Online

Registration: Register via CareerLink