Career Development Workshops Aug-Nov 2019 - Flyer
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Feeling stuck? Unsure about your next career step? Curious about how to get started in a new field or role? This workshop employs design thinking to explore how you can create a sustainable life and work where you thrive. Learn tools to help you navigate your career path, get unstuck, and try out easy changes to increase your well-being and satisfaction at work. Offered on 8/15/2019. Click the title above to register today!
This 4-part series is intended for staff who want to shape the culminating 5-10 years of their careers to leverage their generativity and experience at a life stage when the factors that most enrich their engagement, satisfaction and reward may be shifting. Over 4 sessions, the series will look to the past, present and future to explore the facets of your own particular "compass." Registering means a commitment to travel through the 4 sessions together. Please consider your availability for all 4 sessions on 8/9, 8/16, 8/23 & 8/30/19.
You have goals for your job, but how about your career? Being ready for your next career move means preparing early. In this workshop, you’ll begin to frame a goal and a plan to build and sustain momentum. Offered on 8/21/2019. Click the title above to register today!
Couldn't attend the NOW Conference? Want to re-visit a conference highlight? Watch a presentation and immediately engage with fellow staff at this "watch party" to enrich your experience of the NOW Conference recordings (Specific topic = instructor's choice). Offered on 8/28/2019. Click the title above to register today!
It’s no surprise that people like to approach tasks differently. Understanding your preferences and those associated with various work roles can help you make informed effective choices. This workshop uses the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator. PRE-WORK REQUIRED. Instructions for taking the “Myers-Briggs Type Indicator” (at least 3 days in advance) will be sent in your registration confirmation. Offered on 9/5/2019. Click the title above to register today!
The skills you enjoy and feel confident about contribute to strong performance and high satisfaction. Explore your transferable skills – the ones that support your career mobility and adaptability. Offered on 9/18/2019. Click the title above to register today!
Thinking about an interesting career move? Have questions about the field or how to get there? Expand your career strategy toolkit by learning how to conduct effective informational interviews. Offered on 9/23/2019. Click the title above to register today!
The term “Interests” has very specific meaning in career development. Clarify how your interests influence the work you enjoy through the Strong Interest Inventory. Explore how interests relate to job families and opportunities on campus. PRE-WORK REQUIRED. Instructions for taking the “Strong Interest Inventory” (at least 3 days in advance) will be sent in your registration confirmation. Offered on 10/3/2019. Click the title above to register today!
LinkedIN is a great tool for establishing an online presence, conducting career research, and facilitating connection with other professionals. This workshop addresses the basics. Offered on 10/8/2019. Click the title above to register today!
We all know the importance of writing a good resume and responding to interview questions. But these tasks don’t stand alone. This workshop explores the structure of an effective job search in the UC Berkeley context. Offered on 10/14/2019. Click the title above to register today!
Values contribute to the meaning and satisfaction we find in work. This workshop offers a chance to clarify your highest-priority work related values, and explore avenues for enhancing alignment in your values and your work. Offered on 10/22/2019. Click the title above to register today!
Make sure your LinkedIN profile is serving you by understanding what your readers look for. This hands-on workshop is a chance to incorporate tips from a UC Berkeley recruiter. We encourage you to bring a tablet, laptop or smart phone. Offered on 11/5/2019. Click the title above to register today!
Create a resume that gets attention and results. Learn how to create a document that highlights your transferable skills and the strengths of your unique work history. Offered on 11/13/2019. Click the title above to register today!
Job interview skills are important whether you are switching fields, seeking an advanced position along your current path, or just keeping your skills sharp. This workshop provides an effective framework for expressing your qualifications. Offered on 11/18/2019. Click the title above to register today!
This workshop is not currently offered for Fall 2019, but please watch for future offerings, and in the interim click the title above to use the Interview Practice tool at My UC Career.