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This Week at SI-CDO - Monday, February 14, 2011

In this Edition
Workshops/Programs
RSVP for Upcoming Events
Did You Know?
Walk-in Hours for the Week

Workshops/Programs
What Can You Do With a MSI?
Career Exploration Series: Library and Information Services

Wednesday, February 16
12:00-1:00 p.m.
2255 North Quad

In this session, the Library and Information Services specialization will be introduced, examined and information will be shared on the following to help you envision your career pathway and prepare for success: required skills and abilities, employment outlook, salaries, job outcomes, industry trends, testimonies and tips, and much more.

Internship Search Panel
Thursday, February 17
12:00-1:00 p.m.
2245 North Quad

What organizations are hiring SI students for summer internships? How can you make yourself more marketable to a specific industry? What resources and methods have proven most effective for obtaining an internship? When do I need to start my search? Does networking really work?

Job Searching in a Tight Market
Friday, February 18
12:00-1:00 p.m.
2245 North Quad

Are you experiencing a challenging job search? You’re not alone! Come to this workshop to find out what it takes to get a job in this economy. Get tips and advice from UM career experts on what it takes to succeed! Hear stories from other students on what’s working for them… and what’s not.

RSVP for Upcoming Events
Feb 22 PEP Rally (Practical Engagement Program) Information Session
Feb 23 The Art of Negotiation

Did You Know?
Twitter is fast becoming a common job search tool?

Using Twitter for Your Job Search Lifehacker’s Katharine Brooks provides a good run-down http://lifehacker.com/#!5749380/how-to-use-twitter-to-help-you-find-a-new-job on using Twitter to generate job leads, connect with industry professionals, and position yourself as knowledgeable in your field. Additional job search tips and tricks can be yours for the low, low price of a @sicareers follow.

Walk-in Hours for the Week
Emily Bowman
If you have general career development questions, need assistance with your part-time job search, or would like your resume reviewed, you can make an appointment with Emily Bowman by emailing her at embow@umich.edu. Students who schedule appointments will be given first priority but walk-ins are welcome.

Tuesday, February 15 from 12:30 to 5
Wednesday, February 16 from 2 to 3
Friday, February 18 from 1 to 5
3360 North Quad

Walk-in appointments are meant to answer your quick 10-minutes or less questions. If you need a longer counseling session, please make an appointment by emailing si.careers@umich.edu.

Posted by shamille at February 14, 2011 10:49 AM

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