Michigan Alumni Career Webinars
Michigan Alumni Career Webinars

Career Webinars

Join us for a webinar series hosted by alumni industry experts and career coaches on an assortment of supportive career subjects.

Upcoming webinars:

Strategies for Acing Your Interview

Date: Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019 @ 12 p.m. ET
Speaker: Adam Schmidt

Ready to ace your next interview? Join Adam Schmidt, certified Career Coach, to take a closer look at how interviews play an integral role in telling your story as a candidate and provide an opportunity to let your true self be seen by a prospective employer. We’ll cover interview best practices that are actionable and effective to ensure you deliver your best in any interview — phone, video, or in person!

Michigan Alumni Career Coach Adam Schmidt

Cultivating the Power of Networks to Drive Your Career

Date: Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019 @ 12 p.m. ET
Speaker: Alicia Reece

Join this session to learn:

  • How to strategically develop your network with authenticity and confidence
  • How to practically leverage network platforms to build and manage relationships while cultivating your brand
  • Key tactics to implement when engaging with networks to support your career aspirations internally and externally
Michigan Alumni Career Coach Alicia Reese

How to Analyze a Job Offer

Date: Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020 @ 12 p.m. ET
Speaker: Paul Bernard

Join this session to learn:

  • Especially in today’s economy, many people are quick to accept the first job offer they receive, but the wise job hunter knows it takes an extreme amount of due diligence to properly vet any job offer. This webinar will cover the key factors to consider before accepting any job offer, and make some suggestions about how to negotiate for better terms.

Use LinkedIn to Attract Offers

Date: Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020 @ 12 p.m. ET
Speaker: Miriam Salpeter

LinkedIn provides an unmatched opportunity to demonstrate your industry expertise, expand your network, and attract opportunities. The trick is to use it strategically, efficiently, and effectively to engage your target audience. In this webinar, Miriam Salpeter, a social media marketing consultant, speaker, author of six books, and founder of Keppie Consulting, will teach you:

  • Three steps to take to create a magnetic LinkedIn profile that will attract people who can impact your career.
  • What backend settings you should leverage to connect with potential employers — and which you should shut down.
  • How to take advantage of frequently overlooked opportunities LinkedIn offers to help accomplish your career and business goals.
Michigan Alumni Career Coach Miriam Salpeter

Past Webinars

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