The Sessions

Tuesday, June 23, 2015 – 6:00 p.m.
Student Union & Library — (Alumni Hall)


Résumés, Cover Letters, Interviews & Thank You’s — Résumés that define job requirements, what cover letters do that résumés don’t, secrets to successful interviewing and why “thank you” letters are important—tips from an HR professional.

Older Job Seekers in a Social Media Search World — Older job seekers have enough challenges competing against younger candidates, let alone doing so in an age of digital evolution. Gain insights about using such social media platforms as LinkedIn and Twitter in a search.      

There Are Jobs in Advanced Manufacturing & We Want to Train You for Them!” — Through a U.S. Dept. of Labor grant, Purdue Calumet offers a 21-week, no cost program that is training individuals for well-paying jobs as mechatronics technicians and industrial machinery mechanics.

Mindfulness in the Workplace — Learn how evidence-based mindfulness can help you relax and manage anxiety during job interviews and other work-related environments.     

Can’t Find a Job? Create One! — More individuals are focusing on their own ideas and skills to start a business or create a dream job. Learn necessary steps to create opportunities, test ideas and create a plan for success.

Learning to Work Smarter — A brief overview of learning opportunities at Purdue Calumet for professionals who desire to be more marketable.        

Panel Discussion Q&A — Direct your questions about the world of work, job pursuit and making yourself marketable to our panel of presenters.

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