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Networking with Impact

Networking opportunities and resources are endless! During this session we’ll share tips and best practices for utilizing social media networks such as LinkedIn and Alumnifire and discuss the importance of networking groups. Learn how to use your network and how to make a great first impression with an effective elevator pitch! This engaging workshop will help you understand characteristics of an elevator pitch and it's necessity, learn how to communicate the Career Readiness Competencies in an elevator pitch and have the opportunity to prepare and practice your own.

Please register for this event on Handshake:
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This event is open to all Arts and Sciences Students and will be particularly beneficial to those in these Career Communities:

Education, Non-Profit, Social Services icon Entrepreneurship icon Finance, Consulting, Management, and Sales icon Governement, International Affairs, Public Policy Icon Healthcare and Wellness Icon Journalism, Sports, Entertainment and Production icon Marketing, Advertising, Public Relations icon Science and Research icon Technology, Data and Analytics icon Visual, Written and Performing Arts icon

Career Communities help you discover new career paths, inform you of community-specific networking events, and exciting ways to become career ready!  Join as many as you’d like.  Log into Handshake, select “Career Interests” from your account drop-down menu, and identify the Career Communities that interest you!

This program contributes to the development of these Career Readiness Competencies:

  • Oral and Written Communication
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
  • Professionalism and Productivity
  • Global/Intercultural Fluency
  • Career Management