Alumni Career Services

Virtual Workshops

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Succeeding in Today's Economy

Eddie Loussararian is the renowned author of the leadership books, 64 Life Hacks For Success and When Bosses Go Wild. He has spent his career improving operational workflows and understanding how leaders can overcome tough obstacles individually, for their teams, or for their entire organization by building team unity and establishing a happy work environment. Join Eddie's upcoming workshop to learn how to promote your brand, build infrastructure, shift your attitude, and see things into existence. 

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Monday Night with an MBA Alumni

Are you a student or alumni considering grad school? Do you have questions about how the degree has been applied to the real world? Join us for a virtual chat with alumni that went through the MBA program at Cal Poly Pomona. Alumni and students can submit their questions for the panel at time of registration.

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Celebrating Latinx

Join us as we celebrate Latinx for Latino Heritage Month. We will be honoring our Hilda Solis Scholarship Recipients, sharing Latinx success stories and more!
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What Do We Call Ourselves?

Join us for a platica (talk) about the evolution of the term Hispanic & Latino. Celebrate Latinx Heritage Month with Cal Poly Pomona as we explore group identity.
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Retirement Planning Workshop (The Non-Financial Side)

If you are considering retiring in the next five years, it’s the perfect time to begin your life plan for retirement. We experience a strong emphasis on the financial planning side (which is good), however just as important is planning on what your life will look like in retirement. We will have a conversation about the pitfalls many face shortly after retirement, discovering your life purpose in retirement, bucket list ideas, friendships and social networks, and a few ideas on next steps for you.

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LinkedIn 2.0 Workshop

Join us for an informative night about harnessing the power of LinkedIn to develop an engaging profile that builds “your brand” and learn how to leverage LinkedIn as a research tool for building your professional network and to support your career search process. Learn from recruiting experts and CPP alumni.
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Entering Politics Workshop

Join the Cal Poly Pomona Black Alumni & Friends Chapter workshop on political engagement & governance. Fellow Cal Poly Pomona alumni will discuss their entrance into the political world. Learn the various positions and opportunities that keep them civically engaged. Entering Politics is an event to encourage participants to vote and provide individuals a blueprint for their own political ambitions. 

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Career Mentoring Chat

Join the College of Business Alumni Chapter for a Career Chat. Experienced professional alumni from top companies will be available to answer your career questions. Questions can be submitted at time of registration.
Ask An Expert Workshop

ASI's Ask An Expert

Looking for career/industry advice? Then look no further and join us for ASI's Ask an Expert! We're bringing you a panel of ASI and CPP alumni for open discussion and Q&A to help you in your journey.

Cecile Guerra will give workshop on financial planning.

Preparing for the Real World: Financial Tips & Planning

You've spent the last 16 years of your life in school, now what? Do you have a plan for navigating the next leg in your journey? Please join us as Cecile Guerra, Cal Poly Alumni, shares her life lessons learned and life travel hacks.

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Ask An Employer

In partnership with the Cal Poly Pomona Career Center, the Alumni Association is hosting a workshop! As the pandemic has negatively impacted the economy and many people are looking for work, this is your chance to hear firsthand from employers tips on how to successfully navigate finding a job in this environment. Alumni are able to submit up to three questions for the panel at the time of registration.

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Student Centered Learning 101

Join us in learning how to shift the focus of the American education curriculum to reflect the diverse landscape of its citizens. It's important to tap into a student's interest. Cal Poly Pomona alum, Prof. Elgrie J. Hurd III and the African American Museum of Beginnings will discuss how students, parents, and educators can advocate for student-centered education.
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Winning the Interview

Eddie Loussararian is the renowned author of the leadership books, 64 Life Hacks For Success and When Bosses Go Wild. He has spent his career improving operational workflows and understanding how leaders can overcome tough obstacles individually, for their teams, or for their entire organization by building team unity and establishing a happy work environment. Register for Eddie's workshop to learn how to prepare your interview packet, make a great first impression, win the interview and more!

 

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Closing the Pandemic Digital Divide

Students and educators are finding distance learning difficult. The pandemic has caused many of us to use imaginative solutions, exposing long-existing problems in the resources for both students and educators. Please join us as Prof. Elgrie J. Hurd III shares his two decades worth of education experience for our upcoming workshop to help participants gain a toolkit for successful distance learning.
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1st Generation Alumni Student Mixer

Calling all first generation students and alumni! The Latino Professional Alumni Chapter is hosting an alumni panel where alumni will share their stories, discuss struggles, tips, and express words of encouragement for students and alumni during these times.

Dr. Tiffany Harvey

Practicing Self Care During Trying Times

Join us for a virtual workshop on unique methods for conquering stress, anxiety, and depression during uncertain times.
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Alumni Career Chat

Calling all students and recent grads!! Do you have questions you have always wanted to ask an alumni? The College of Business Alumni Chapter board in partnership with the Career Center is hosting a virtual career chat. Submit questions to be answered by industry professionals from Disney, NASA, Costco and more!

 

LinkedIn Virtual Workshop

Are you LinkedIn?

Are you graduating this year and looking to find ways to impress employers? Are you a student working on building your professional network? LinkedIn is a great place to start! Join the Latino Professional Alumni Chapter as they present “Are You LinkedIn? Using LinkedIn to Launch Your Career & Make Connections"

Virtual Forum

Virtual Education Forum

Alumni and students can ask questions, get career advice and hear how the education field is handling the COVID-19 environment from school superintendents, principals, and preschool/childcare center directors. Registered attendees will receive a zoom link prior to the webinar.

Additional Alumni Resources

There are over 13,000 part time, full time and internships posted on Handshake.  Alumni can post jobs and search for jobs at no cost. Please contact Thelma Fuentes at thfuentes@cpp.edu to access Handshake.

From resume help to building your LinkedIn profile, the Cal Poly Pomona Career Center can help!  View past workshops and be part of future workshops.  There is no cost to participate. Visit the Virtual Workshop Website for more information.

Are you a seasoned professional looking to share your insight about your field with students and recent alumni? Or perhaps you are switching careers and want advice from alumni who have made a similar change. Maybe you are a recent graduate and want to know how to best leverage your degree to get your dream job. Join the CPP Bronco Mentoring Network to connect with fellow Broncos and mentor students! Join the CPP Bronco Mentoring Network.

Managing unexpected career transitions or needing support within an existing job are complicated and hard to do on your own. The Cal Poly Pomona Alumni Association has partnered with ClearlyNext to help you navigate your life choices. Designed to help you find fulfillment in life, your job or a new career, you can elevate your skills to the next level. ClearlyNext provides personalized, affordable, one-on-one coaching exclusively for all Cal Poly Pomona alumni. Learn more about career coaching.

Working from home with outdated tech? We will help you upgrade with special alumni offers. Our Bronco Tech associates are certified in Windows and Mac and will help assess your needs to find the right tech for you. Call your campus bookstore at (909) 869-3280 to get a quote today. Using our services and products helps us fund campus programs and scholarships, and maintain student jobs. Orders can be picked up on campus at the Bronco Bookstore’s roll-up window. Learn more at broncobookstore.com.

Have ideas for future workshops, webinars or trainings? Are you able to help facilitate? Contact  alumni@cpp.edu and let us know how you can help fellow alumni looking for a new career opportunities and students who are entering the workforce. More than ever we want to hear from you. #BroncosHelpingBroncos