Career Workshops


DATE: May 23 (8:00 am - 12:30 pm)
LOCATION: Chemistry Building 1407

Career Workshops and Individual Resume Reviews will be offered that will give members a unique insight into the job market. The workshops are designed to help chemical professionals and students at all levels understand the current workplace and take advantage of employment opportunities.

Planning Your Job Search: 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM

This workshop addresses employment trends and professional values (self assessment). Then,the process of networking is explored: who is in your network, how to expand it. Strategies such as informational interviewing will be discussed.

Preparing a Resume: 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Your resume is a personal introduction and leaves an impression. In this workshop you will learn which personal data format is right for your "marketing plan," and construct a winning resume.

Effective Interviewing: 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Many job seekers think their work ends once an interview is secured. Think again! This workshop will examine the entire interview process, types of interviews, frequently asked questions, and how to evaluate an offer.

An ACS Career Consultant will be available to provide individual resume reviews and career assistance from 1:30 -5:00 pm. You must bring a copy of your resume. Sign-up will be available at meeting registration.