Collaborate Workshops

Collaborate Career Development Workshop
First Wednesday of the Month Series

Each month during the academic year, Jill Klees, iSchool Career Center Liaison, conducts informal workshops for current students and alumni via Blackboard Collaborate. These workshops allow for an interactive question and answer discussion with a focus on different topics such as resume writing, telephone interviewing, the job search, etc. These workshops are recorded and made available as Collaborate Recordings and Podcasts.

Upcoming workshops:

All workshops run from 5:30 pm PDT to 6:30 pm PDT and are recorded.

Join the workshops: https://sas.elluminate.com/d.jnlp?sid=2011274&password=D.30388D009E4B6716C61B5C65E53383

Wed., Sept. 9, 2015
Your New Career Starts Here!

Did you know that the SJSU School of Information has one of the most comprehensive and useful career resource information sites in the entire library and information science field? Come find out more as we explore the Career Development site. Learn about all the iSchool resources to help you consider and choose your career direction; discover different work options and opportunities; jumpstart your networking and job search skills, and build the strategies and structures that will lead to your new career.

Wed., Oct. 7, 2015
LinkedIn - Develop your Online Brand

Explore how to positively create your online presence using social media, specifically the use of LinkedIn. Learn why the use of social media is important to your job search and gain tips for creating a powerful profile. This is a great opportunity to ask questions.

Wed., Nov. 4, 2015
Interviewing Strategies That Work!

If interviewing still makes you weak in the knees, develop a new strategy. Learn how to prep for an interview and develop answers to common interview questions to boost your confidence. This is a great opportunity to ask questions.

Wed., Dec. 2, 2015
Graduating – Now What?

Congratulations on completing your MLIS! While this is a time to celebrate, it can also be a time of stress when confronted with putting your MLIS to work. Join me for a discussion outlining steps to develop your job search strategy and make a realistic and purposeful plan of action. This is a great opportunity to ask questions.

Contact Jill Klees at jill.klees@sjsu.edu with questions.

NOTE: Individuals requiring real-time captioning or other accommodations should contact Dr. Sue Alman as soon as possible.

 

 Next: View Recordings and transcripts of past workshops

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