Career Development Workshops

The Center for Career and Talent Development offers a series of interactive career development workshops on Wednesday and Thursday Evenings at 7:00 PM. These workshops are 50 minutes in duration and are held in the Center for Career and Talent Development, 3rd Floor Russell Hall. 

Spring 2019 Career Development Workshop Schedule
Creating My Story Wednesday January 30 7:00 PM
Kick-Start My Search Thursday January 31 7:00 PM
The Art of the Modern Resume
Wednesday February 6 7:00 PM
Prepare for the Fair
Thursday February 7 7:00 PM
How to Master the Interview Wednesday February 13 7:00 PM
LinkedIn 2.0 Thursday February 14 7:00 PM
Career Roadmap Wednesday February 20 7:00 PM
Creating My Story Thursday February 21 7:00 PM
Kick-Start My Search Wednesday February 27 7:00 PM
The Art of the Modern Resume
Thursday February 28 7:00 PM
LinkedIn 2.0 Wednesday March 6 7:00 PM
Master the Interview Thursday March 7 7:00 PM
Scandal, Sabotage and Social Media Wednesday March 20 7:00 PM
Career Roadmap Thursday March 21 7:00 PM
Creating My Story Wednesday March 27 7:00 PM
Kick-Start My Search Thursday March 28 7:00 PM
The Art of the Modern Resume Wednesday April 3 7:00 PM
LinkedIn 2.0 Thursday April 4 7:00 PM
Scandal, Sabotage and Social Media Wednesday April 10 7:00 PM
How to Master the Interview
Wednesday April 10 7:00 PM
LinkedIn 2.0 Thursday April 11 7:00 PM
Creating My Story Wednesday April 17 7:00 PM
Kick-Start My Search Thursday April 18 7:00 PM
LinkedIn 2.0
Wednesday April 24 7:00 PM
The Art of the Modern Resume Thursday April 25 7:00 PM

Students.  Register individually for the workshops directly in Handshake, accessible from your MY RU Portal.

Clubs and Organizations.  Register your organization by emailing csc@radford.edu or by completing the request form by clicking on the button "Workshop Request form."

Faculty and Staff.  Request workshops by emailing csc@radford.edu or by completing the request form by clicking on the button "Workshop Request Form."

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The Fundamentals

We strongly recommend starting with the “fundamentals.”  These workshops are uniquely developed for everyone, regardless of where you are in your career journey.  The workshops help you build a strong foundation and give you the simple tools to get started.

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Career Roadmap

In this workshop you will learn how to identify your strengths, determine your career interests and create a customized career development plan. This workshop incorporates interactive assessments and reflection exercises to explore who you are and who you desire to become.

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Kick-Start My Search

Demystify your search process by learning the simple steps and techniques to preparing for your next career move.  Whether you are seeking an internship, part-time job, dream job or graduate studies, this workshop will help you to navigate the search process with ease.

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Creating My Story

Explore how to integrate your strengths, experiences and career interests into a compelling story.  You will also learn where, how, and when to share your story, make impactful introductions, network like a pro, build a positive online presence, and dress professionally. 

Deep Dives

We recommend these more focused workshops for students who have mastered the fundamentals and are seeking to implement specific aspects of their career plan.

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LinkedIn 2.0

In this workshop you will learn how to use LinkedIn to build your professional network, conduct employer research, and ultimately find your dream job.  This workshop will help you understand how a recruiter views your profile and the insider tips to help you stand out.

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Scandal, Sabotage & Social Media. Managing Your Online Presence in the Age of Social Media

Do you know if your social media is helping or sabotaging your image?  In this workshop you, you will learn how to create, clean up, and manage your online presence with social media tools, blogs, social audits and other emerging tools. 

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The Art of the Modern Resume

You will learn how to construct a resume that tells your story to an employer scanning it, in seconds.  This workshop will include best practices on format, translating your experience, interactive critiques and key words.

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How to Master the Interview

Deconstruct the interview process, with strategies for how to prepare before, during, and after the interview.  This workshop will include interactive interview practice and how new technologies and changing the interview process.

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Prepare for the Fair

Learn the top techniques for successfully navigating a Career Fair - how to research companies / industries, perfect your introduction, dress professionally, and follow up like a pro.

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Leading in a Multi-Generational Workplace

Get a glimpse and gain perspective into what motivates each generation and learn strategies for communicating, leading, and thriving.

Students.  Register individually for the workshps directly in Handshake, accessible from your MY RU Portal.

Clubs and Organizations.  Register your organization by emailing csc@radford.edu or by completing the request form by clicking on the button "Workshop Request Form."

Faculty and Staff.  Request workshops by emailing csc@radford.edu or by completing the request form by clicking on the button "Workshop Request Form."