[ Also see: Career Business Workshops ]
Note: All workshops can be registered for using the registration form except the ACS Leadership Workshop on Fostering Innovation
Thursday, May 31, 2012:
- 8:00-9:30am - Planning Your Job Search
Design an effective job search, then put it into action. We'll
bring you up to date with the latest trends in the employment market
for chemical professionals. You'll learn the best way to organize
your search and then target the market segments and jobs that are
right for you. By performing a personal assessment, you'll discover
which jobs are most suited to your values, skills and aspirations.
You'll also learn how to find unadvertised jobs through networking,
make effective cold calls to employers, and gather useful information
about prospective employers.
- 9:30-11:00am - Preparing a Résumé
Land an interview with a winning résumé. This workshop
shows you shows you how to develop your résumé for
the maximum wow factor. You'll learn what you need to include and
how you need to present it. Just as important, we'll tell you
what not to include. We'll also help you improve your
résumés visual appeal so that it stands out and
instantly calls to a recruiter to read it. Finally, we'll give you
some important tips for transmitting résumés
electronically so that they don't get lost in cyberspace.
- 11:00am - 12:30pm - Effective Interviewing
Prepare yourself for interviews so that each one can be a success.
This workshop provides practical steps to help you excel during
interviews by 1) anticipating the common questions posed by
interviewers, 2) preparing your responses to tough questions in
advance, and 3) conducting due diligence research on the hiring
organization. You'll learn to skillfully position your core strengths
and communicate how you are uniquely qualified to help the hiring
organization reach its goals.
- 1:00-5:00pm - ACS Leadership Workshop: Fostering Innovation
To register for this workshop, you must go to
and make your payment AT THAT SITE.
The first nine registrants are free, the next eleven receive a reduced rate of $25, and the fee for additional registrants is $75. Register Early!
Saturday, June 2, 2012:
- 8:30am-12:00pm - Elementary School Teachers Hands-On STEM Program
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- 9:00am-12:00pm - High School Teachers Environmental Program
- 1:00pm-4:40pm - Elementary School Teachers Hands-On STEM Program
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- 1:00pm-4:00pm - High School Teachers Forensic Science Program