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Webinar: How to Create a Professional Portfolio Register 

March 29, 2017 from 12:00p.m. to 1:00p.m. EST

In your career you may work for a company, but ultimately you work for yourself; you are a business of one. Portfolios aren’t just for creatives! Show off your business net worth with a portfolio – the secret weapon to a successful career.

Presenter: Kristine O’Brien, Career Counselor, IPFW

 

Webinar: Best Practices for Successfully Applying to Graduate School Register 

April 5, 2017 from 12:00p.m. to 1:00p.m. EST

This presentation covers researching schools and programs, determining graduate school and program fit, admissions exams, application procedures and tips.

Presenter: Carolyn Fabian Stumph, Ph.D., Director of MBA Programs, IPFW Richard T. Doermer School of Business

 

Webinar: The Informational Interview: How to Build Contacts and Gain Industry Knowledge Register 

April 12, 2017 from 12:00p.m. to 1:00p.m. EST

The "informational interview" – what exactly is it? This webinar will provide an overview of this well-known and reliable career research/ networking practice. If you are currently attempting to learn more about a career, or simply looking to build networking contacts, this session is perfect for you. Hear how to conduct professional outreach including common questions/topics via simulated conversation, as well as best practices for correspondence etiquette. Presenter: Sal LoMagro, District Marketing Manager, Federated Insurance

Webinar: "I Quit!" - How to Appropriately Leave a Job! Register 

April 26, 2017 from 12:00p.m. to 1:00p.m. EST

What do you do when you have 2 great offers on the table? What if someone calls you offering you a position you haven't applied to? Or you are ready to leave a negative situation at work, how do you quit? Yes, believe it or not, there's a right way to do this in order to not burn your bridges.

Presenters: DeAndre Green & Nicole Cribari, Human Resources, UPS