Week of May 22, 2016

Sunday May 22, 2016

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Monday May 23, 2016

Career Week: I've Got My Diploma, Now What?

A fruitful job search requires focus, discipline, and an awareness, not only of what you're seeking, but of what you offer and where your opportunities lie. This exclusive online session will introduce you to the four key steps that recent graduates should take to launch a successful job search.  

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Career Week: How to Effectively Market Yourself on a Resume

Ever wonder why some resumes capture employers' attention and others don't? This exclusive session will provide valuable tips on how to create an engaging resume that employers will remember and respond to. Attendees will get actionable insight on the language, style, and formatting that you can use to create an innovative resume that will get you noticed.  

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Tuesday May 24, 2016

Military Open House at Fort Meade

Get started at University of Maryland University College by attending this event!

UMUC is a regionally accredited state university that specializes in providing career-relevant academic programs designed for busy professionals.

We hope you'll join us for this informative and informal event to learn more about how we can help you achieve your education and career goals.

At this event, you can

  • Explore career-relevant degrees and certificates
  • Find out about UMUC's online, hybrid, and on-site learning options
  • Learn how you can fast-track your degree with transfer credits for your prior college coursework and professional, military, and volunteer experience
  • Explore military and veterans education benefits, financial aid, scholarships, payment plans, and other options to make your education more affordable
  • Get started on your application for admission

Sign up today!

 

Military Open House at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling

Get started at University of Maryland University College by attending this event!

UMUC is a regionally accredited state university that specializes in providing career-relevant academic programs designed for busy professionals.

We hope you'll join us for this informative and informal event to learn more about how we can help you achieve your education and career goals.

At this event, you can

  • Explore career-relevant degrees and certificates
  • Find out about UMUC's online, hybrid, and on-site learning options
  • Learn how you can fast-track your degree with transfer credits for your prior college coursework and professional, military, and volunteer experience
  • Explore military and veterans education benefits, financial aid, scholarships, payment plans, and other options to make your education more affordable
  • Get started on your application for admission

Sign up today!

 

Career Week: A Survival Guide to In-Person Networking

There is no substitute for meeting face to face. While it is true that social media channels can help you accelerate the process of making new contacts, in-person events can be an indispensable opportunity to connect with those in your industry and advance your career.

During this webinar, our expert panel will discuss the intricacies of in-person networking, including the following:

  • How to make the most of in-person networking events
  • How to follow-up and maintain new relationships
  • Dos and don'ts of in-person networking events
  • And more.

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Career Week: Building Your Brand Through Social Media

How you are perceived on social media matters, and the information you provide to promote those perceptions is even more important. As a career professional, establishing a great personal brand will have a positive impact on your career. This webinar will introduce you to how to build personal brand equity via social media.  

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Webinar: Introduction to UMUC

Get started at University of Maryland University College by attending this event!

UMUC is a regionally accredited state university that specializes in providing career-relevant academic programs designed for busy professionals.

We hope you'll join us for the informative and informal event to learn more how we can help you achieve your goals.

At this event, you can

  • Explore career-relevant degrees and certificates
  • Find out about UMUC's online, hybrid, and on-site learning options
  • Learn how you can fast-track your degree with transfer credits for your prior college coursework and professional, military, and volunteer experience
  • Explore military and veterans education benefits, financial aid, scholarships, payment plans, and other options to make your education more affordable
  • Get started on your application for admission

Sign up today!

After we receive your RSVP, we will send you an e-mail with directions on how to access the event.

 

Wednesday May 25, 2016

Military Open House at Joint Base Andrews

Get started at University of Maryland University College by attending this event!

UMUC is a regionally accredited state university that specializes in providing career-relevant academic programs designed for busy professionals.

We hope you'll join us for this informative and informal event to learn more about how we can help you achieve your education and career goals.

At this event, you can

  • Explore career-relevant degrees and certificates
  • Find out about UMUC's online, hybrid, and on-site learning options
  • Learn how you can fast-track your degree with transfer credits for your prior college coursework and professional, military, and volunteer experience
  • Explore military and veterans education benefits, financial aid, scholarships, payment plans, and other options to make your education more affordable
  • Get started on your application for admission

Sign up today!

 

Military Open House at Aberdeen Proving Ground

Get started at University of Maryland University College by attending this event!

UMUC is a regionally accredited state university that specializes in providing career-relevant academic programs designed for busy professionals.

We hope you'll join us for this informative and informal event to learn more about how we can help you achieve your education and career goals.

At this event, you can

  • Explore career-relevant degrees and certificates
  • Find out about UMUC's online, hybrid, and on-site learning options
  • Learn how you can fast-track your degree with transfer credits for your prior college coursework and professional, military, and volunteer experience
  • Explore military and veterans education benefits, financial aid, scholarships, payment plans, and other options to make your education more affordable
  • Get started on your application for admission

Sign up today!

 

Career Week: 15 Things Not to Say or Do in an Interview

A leading career expert asked top employers why they didn't hire the last ten people they interviewed. Their answers may surprise you. Come learn about the subtle behaviors that may be standing between you and interview success.

Based on the book "This is How to Get Your Next Job" by Andrea Kay, this training is intended to show you how to avoid common behavioral pitfalls to make a positive and genuine impression on your potential employer.  

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Recruiter Session: FEMA, Maryland Department of Public Safety and Corrections, Inter-Con Security, Hewlett Packard Enterprises

Don't miss this exclusive opportunity to hear directly from FEMA, Maryland Department of Public Safety and Corrections, Inter-Con Security Systems, Inc and Hewlett Packard Enterprise hiring managers.

These premier employers are looking to fill a number of job openings and paid internships across the globe in public safety, business management, cyber, information technology, communications and more!

Join us for an inside look at employment opportunities from recruitment managers.

Light refreshments will be served. Registration required.

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Webinar: UMUC for Military Students

Get started at University of Maryland University College by attending the Webinar: UMUC for Military Students! UMUC is a regionally accredited state university that specializes in providing career-relevant academic programs designed for busy professionals. We hope you'll join us for the informative and informal event to learn more how we can help you achieve your goals.

At this event, you can

  • Learn about UMUC's online and on-site academic programs and how a degree can help you achieve your career goals
  • Have your questions answered by military and veteran academic advisors
  • Find out how you can fast-track your degree with transfer credits
  • Explore military and veterans education benefits, financial aid, scholarships, payment plans, and other options to make your education more affordable
  • Get started on your application for admission

Sign up today! Once we receive your event registration, we will send you an e-mail with directions on how to access the event.

 

Thursday May 26, 2016

Military Open House at Naval Air Station Patuxent River

Get started at University of Maryland University College by attending this event!

UMUC is a regionally accredited state university that specializes in providing career-relevant academic programs designed for busy professionals.

We hope you'll join us for this informative and informal event to learn more about how we can help you achieve your education and career goals.

At this event, you can

  • Explore career-relevant degrees and certificates
  • Find out about UMUC's online, hybrid, and on-site learning options
  • Learn how you can fast-track your degree with transfer credits for your prior college coursework and professional, military, and volunteer experience
  • Explore military and veterans education benefits, financial aid, scholarships, payment plans, and other options to make your education more affordable
  • Get started on your application for admission

Sign up today!

 

Career Week: Battlefield-to-Boardroom: The Ideal Civilian Resume

Creating a resume is challenging enough, but it can be especially difficult for transitioning military personnel, no matter how long you've served. There are so many changes that await you as you face your transition out of the military, and writing your resume can seem like a daunting challenge on an already lengthy to-do list. UMUC Career Services is here to help!

During this webinar, you will learn from a career professional who has helped hundreds of service members transition successfully out of the military. In this webinar, we will discuss:

  • How to describe your military job and job duties in a way that will be understood to a civilian
  • Various tools to help you translate your military experience into civilian terminology
  • What sections to include on your resume and where they should go
  • Where to go to get one-on-one assistance with resume writing And more.

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Career Week: The Importance of Researching Companies and Industries

Know what you're getting into before your first day on the job. Few things are more difficult than starting out in a new position only to discover that the job - or the company - is not all that you expected.

In this exclusive session, provided by Vault, you'll discover how to enhance your job search to include research on a company's financial stability, growth strategies, business philosophy, work environment, and reputation before accepting the position.

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Career Week: Career Transitions: Getting Experience in a New Field

Are you in the process of switching careers or starting out in a new field? Learn valuable tips and insight on getting experience in your new career field. This will be a live stream of a previously recorded UMUC Career Services webinar. A career services moderator will be available to answer questions throughout the presentation.  

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Friday May 27, 2016

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Saturday May 28, 2016

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