Workshops: Spring 2017 Schedule

You can register to participate in any of these workshops by using the ORCA calendar.

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Resume Writing

An effective resume is one of the best tools for marketing yourself to employers. Learn what to include and formatting tips.

Thurs.Feb.9  12:15 pm-1:30 pmBACO 115
Tues.Mar.7  12:15 pm-1:30 pmBACO 115
Wed.Mar.22  9:00 am-10:00 amBACO 115
Thurs.Apr.13  12:15 pm-1:30 pmBACO 115
Tues.Apr.25  12:15 pm-1:30 pmBUTL 210
Tues.May.2  12:15 pm-1:30 pmBACO 115

Cover Letter Writing

Acquire the techniques to individualize your cover letter and highlight unique skills and abilities.

Tues.Feb.14  12:15 pm-1:15 pmBACO 115
Thurs.Mar.16  12:15 pm-1:15 pmBACO 115
Wed.Mar.22  10:00 am-10:45 amBACO 115
Tues.Apr.18  12:15 pm-1:15 pmBACO 115
Tues.Apr.25  1:30 pm-2:15 pmBUTL 210

Interviewing Techniques

Learn what employers really want to see and hear from you during an interview. Proper research, attire, and how to answer questions will be discussed.

Thurs.Feb.23  12:15 pm-1:30 pmBACO 115
Wed.Mar.22  11:00 am-12:00 pmBACO 115
Thurs.Mar.30  12:15 pm-1:30 pmBACO 115
Tues.Apr.25  2:30 pm-3:30 pmBUTL 210
Thurs.May.4  12:15 pm-1:30 pmBACO 115

Get Connected with LinkedIn

93% of recruiters are using LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional networking site, to hire. In this hands-on workshop, create your profile, and learn how to connect with others in your field.

Thurs.Apr.6  12:15 pm-1:30 pmCLEV 306

Job Searching

Explore a variety of contemporary job search strategies to maximize your chances of finding a job, including the use of social media for networking and showcasing your professional image and future potential.

Tues.Apr.11  12:15 pm-1:30 pmBACO 115
Tues.May.2  12:15 pm-1:30 pmBACO 117

The 3 in 1 Workshop Special

A series of workshops to focus on all of the elements of a successful job search conveniently offered on the same day. Attend all or as many workshops as you wish.

Wed. Mar. 22  9:00 am-12:00 pm BACO 115
Resume Writing9:00 am-10:00 am
Cover Letter Writing10:00 am-10:45 am
Interviewing Techniques11:00 am-12:00 pm

Tues. Apr. 25   12:15 pm-3:30 pm BUTL 210
Resume Writing12:15 pm-1:30 pm
Cover Letter Writing1:30 pm-2:15 pm
Interviewing Techniques2:30 pm-3:30 pm

Career Development Center

Buffalo State College  •  1300 Elmwood Avenue  •  Cleveland Hall 306
Buffalo, New York 14222  •  Phone: (716) 878-5811  •  Fax: (716) 878-3152