How are your resume and job search skills? Outstanding? Impeccable?
Or merely mediocre?

Whether you’re seeking a summer internship or a full-time job, organizations have their pick of candidates. So avoid “average.” Aim for “amazing!”

Think of CES as the Edna Mode of your Super Candidacy. And get ready for a semester of incredible career development!

Change the way you approach networking; surprise new contacts with your tact and finesse. Learn practical etiquette and networking tips while enjoying fabulous food and conversation at The Etiquette of Networking on Wednesday, Feb. 8 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. (Formal leotard and cape not required.) Register to attend in Howarth 101.

Draft a bold resume. Is the idea of writing a resume like confronting your arch nemesis? Step up to the challenge during our Resume Workshop, 12:15-12:45 p.m. in Wheelock 101. Tuesday, Feb. 14; repeat on Wednesday, Feb. 15. (You’re welcome to bring your lunch if you like.)

Launch your job search over lunch! Not sure where to start? Bring your lunch to the Job Search Workshop, 12:15-12:45 p.m. in Wheelock 101. Monday, Feb. 20; repeat on Tuesday, Feb. 21.

Stretch your experience; get an internship! Amazing opportunities are within your reach. Find out how to get started at the Internship Search Workshop, 12:15-12:45 p.m. in Wheelock 108 (behind the cafe). Tuesday, Feb. 28; repeat on Wednesday, Feb. 29. (You’re welcome to bring your lunch if you like.)

Burst onto the Career Fair scene in heroic fashion! Whether you’re just browsing to get ideas or seriously searching, you’ll make the best impression if you prepare to attend the Career Fair on Thursday, March 1 from 4-7:30 p.m. in Marshal Hall.

Use CES to shape super search skills. Then set aside your mild-mannered demeanor, don your superhero alter-ego and let employers see how incredible you can be!

© 2012 Career and Employment Services, University of Puget Sound
Photo: Randy Rhagga