Career Services to Prepare you for the New Year

shutterstock_309550673Don’t miss several options this month to gain career assistance and help you get ready for the next step in your professional journey. These sessions can help you obtain the knowledge, tools, and confidence you need to take your career to the next level. Checkout the details for each event below, and use the links provided to register!

Webinar: Vault: Entry Level Options for MBAs
Date: Tuesday, January 19 | 7:00 p.m. EST
Location: Online
Register here: http://bit.ly/1NJ9WaV

Webinar: New Career Opportunities for Business Majors
Date: Wednesday, January 20 | 7:30 p.m. EST
Location: Online
Register here: http://bit.ly/1QySff8

Recruiter Session: UPS & more
Date: Thursday, January 21 | 6:30 p.m. EST
Location: The Academic Center Largo & Online
Register here for In-person event: http://bit.ly/1Nl9H23
Register here for Online event: http://bit.ly/1U9dfcl

Webinar: “I attended the Recruiter Session- Now What?”
Date: Monday, January 25 | 7:30 p.m. EST
Location: Online
Register here: http://bit.ly/1NYfmRp

Webinar: New Career Opportunities for Business Majors
Date: Tuesday, January 26  | 7:30 a.m. EST
Location: Online
Register here: http://bit.ly/1M5JT8s

Webinar: Building Your LinkedIn Brand
Date: Wednesday, January 27  | 7:00 p.m. EST
Location: Online
Register here: http://bit.ly/1Y6aadE

Webinar: Virtual Career Mentoring Hour
Date: Thursday, January 28  | 12:30 p.m. EST
Location: Online
Register here: http://bit.ly/1NJajCh

If you have any questions about these career events, please call your UMUC Career Services office at 240-684-2720 or careerservices@umuc.edu.

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