Workshops & Employer Showcases
Our office brings employers to campus to showcase their company and provide tips through various workshops. Past workshops have included:
- Building a Winning Résumé Workshop
- Preparing for a Behavioral Based Interview Workshop
- Tailored for Success Workshop
- Internships: Where to Begin Workshop
- Networking and Your Personal Brand Workshop
- How to Work a Career Fair Workshop
- Handshake Workshop
- Study Abroad Workshop
- International Student Job Search Workshop
- Tailoring Your LinkedIn Profile Workshop
- #adulting101 Workshop Series
- Let’s Talk Business Majors Workshop
See our Schedule of Events on the home page or stop by our office to learn about upcoming events.
Business 2001: Essential Business Skill Development
All business students take a sophomore-level, half-semester professional development course designed to prepare them for the internship and career search process.
- Curriculum centered around 8 core competencies of business readiness:
- Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
- Oral & Written Communication
- Teamwork & Collaboration
- Digital technology
- Professionalism & Work Ethic
- Career Management
- Global & Intercultural Fluency
- Develops critical thinking skills enabling effective ethical decision-making in a business setting.
- Exploration of personal cultural competencies and development of strategies to interact in a global business environment.
- Use of teamwork, professional, and critical thinking skills through lecture style and break-out sessions to encourage participation and engagement.
- Develop self-awareness of professional personality type, skills inventory, career path and goals.
- Production of career management tools including résumé, cover letter and acknowledgements.
- Understanding of the career development process.
- Preparation for interaction with employers.
- Awareness of expectations in the workplace.
- Experiential learning through peer review and team interaction.