Future Focused Fridays

Join a Future Focused Friday to learn about a wide variety of topics that will help you in pursuing your career and beyond!  Each Future Focused Friday will be formatted as a workshop with 30 minutes of presented content and 30 minutes for questions and group discussion.

To join a workshop, click the appropriate link below.  If you are not available for a Future Focus Friday or want to discuss a specific topic sooner, attend a drop-in session or schedule a virtual advising appointment.  You can also watch recordings of the workshops in the Resource Library in Handshake.

If you have questions or are experiencing trouble getting these sessions to work, please visit Blackboard's help website for troubleshooting tips.

Spring 2021 Schedule

Day Topic Start Time End Time Link to Session
January 29 How to Handshake 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here
February 5 Resumes 101 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here
February 12

LinkedIn
Featuring Kristen Orosz, Campus Recruiting Team Lead at Union Home Mortgage

1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here
February 19

Career Fair Success
Featuring Samantha Rodgers, Talent and Development Manager at Beaver Excavating

1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here
February 26 Acing Your Interview 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here
March 5

Exploring Your Options
Featuring Wendy Scripps, Program Manager at UAB School of Health Professions

1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here
March 12 Graduate School 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here
March 19

Understanding Networking
Featuring John Gambino, Campus Recruiting Manager at GoHealth

1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here
March 26 LinkedIn 1:00 PM 2:30 PM Join Session Here
April 2

Writing Resumes and Cover Letters
Featuring Gerri Jenkins, Executive Director at Mahoning Valley College Access Program

1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here
April 9 Negotiations 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here