Workshop Calendar

SPRING 2021 CAREER CENTER WORKSHOP SERIES

The Career Center Workshop series takes place each semester and is free to all Cal Poly Pomona Students and Alumni. We encourage students to attend these workshops which are a great way to align your college studies to your future career. If you are still not sure, contact the Career Center at career@cpp.edu.
If you require any disability-related accommodations, please email us at career@cpp.edu

SUCCEEDING AT INTERVIEWING & MANAGING ANXIETY

Thursday, March 18

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Zoom Link: https://cpp.zoom.us/j/82127027087

Navigating the interview process can be tricky if you are not prepared, and anxiety can add to the difficulty of interviewing successfully. Join us for this workshop to learn how to prepare for answering tough interview questions and manage your anxiety so you can focus on answering interview questions with confidence.


SALARY NEGOTIATION - ADDRESSING THE WAGE GAP

Thursday, March 25

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Zoom Link: https://cpp.zoom.us/j/82535679187


College of Engineering Professional Development Series

Negotiating salary can be a challenging topic, especially when discussing salary in the U.S. seems so taboo. Learn about the realities of the wage, promotion, and job title disparity for women, minorities, and other marginalized groups; and gain the knowledge and tools to self-advocate during salary negotiations, promotions, and job title designations.

 

  • SEMINAR #1 (Friday, March 26):  Creating a Quality CV (4PM). Register here to attend Seminar #1.
  • SEMINAR #2 (Friday, April 9):  Preparing for the Interview (4PM) Register here to attend Seminar #2.
  • SEMINAR #3 (Friday, April 16):  Follow-up Skills (4PM) Register here to attend Seminar #3.
  • SEMINAR #4 (Friday, April 23):  Negotiating Salary (4PM) Seminar #4.

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INTERNSHIPS: ATTAIN PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Thursday, April 8

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Zoom Link: https://cpp.zoom.us/j/85682898689

Do you want to fast track your career, expand your industry knowledge, and supplement your education? Learn how to pick the right internship and know what employers expect. This workshop is for students seeking to gain experience in their field of interest or expose themselves to a career field to find out if it is a good fit to pursue furthermore.


PLANNING FOR GRADUATE SCHOOL APPLICATION PROCESS

Thursday, April 15

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Zoom Link: https://cpp.zoom.us/j/83981820650 

Attend this workshop to understand the admission criteria; Grades, graduate admission test, letters of recommendation, personal statement, application deadlines, and how to find programs of interest. If you have never thought about graduate school, come hear about the benefits of attaining a graduate degree.


LINKEDIN - YOUR PERSONAL BRAND ON SOCIAL MEDIA

Thursday, April 29

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Zoom Link: https://cpp.zoom.us/j/89762010698

LinkedIn is an online platform that is being utilized by 93% of recruiters to research and recruit candidates. LinkedIn users can use the platform to conduct a job search and research organizations before submitting applications. Join us for this workshop to discover how to make your LinkedIn page standout, maximize your job search, and networking capabilities.