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Career Events & Workshops

Attend a Career Services Center sponsored workshop to learn about career related topics. These topics include, but are not limited to: job search strategies, interviewing skills, establishing a credentials file, resume and cover letter writing.

If a workshop is not available when you need it, or if you are unable to attend a scheduled workshop, contact the Career Services Center for an appointment with one of our Career Services coordinators.

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Upcoming Events

Criminal Justice Career Exploratory Event
Thursday, Jan 29, 2015
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Batavia Campus - Forum

Are you interested in Criminal Justice? Would you like to learn more about career options are available? Come to this event and visit with representatives from local departments to find out!

Registration is not required.

Questions, please visit the Career Services Office in B201 (Batavia Campus) or call 585-343-0055 ext 6383.

Brand Yourself: Utilizing Social Media: Leadership Certificate Workshop: Required sign-up in Student Activities Office
Thursday, Feb 05, 2015
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Batavia Campus, T219 (video-linked to some campus centers)

Presented by: Jamie Edwards

Are you on Facebook? Twitter? Instagram? Pinterest? LinkedIn? So are employers. Branding yourself is all about making your online presence show your personality but also your professional interests. We'll talk about all of the above social media sites and how to make the best of them so an employer's interest in your grows after googling you instead of the opposite.

Learning Objectives:
-Differentiate yourself in the job market using social media
-Proactively manage all aspects your online "brand"

Shake it Off: Getting Over Job Interview Jitters and Dressing for Success
Tuesday, Feb 17, 2015
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
Batavia Campus, T121

Presented by: Theresa Gorecki

Learn how to prepare for interviews to keep away nervousness and get the do’s and don’ts of how to dress to impress.

Health Careers Job & Transfer Fair
Thursday, Mar 19, 2015
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Batavia Campus - Forum

SAVE THE DATE!

Local and regional health care companies will be available to answer questions, accept resumes and distribute material relating to their company.

This event is FREE to all attendees.  

Resume & Cover Letter Writing Workshop
Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Batavia Campus - Conable Technology Bldg - T121

Presented by: Jamie Edwards

Impressing an employer with your resume and cover letter while they are in a stack of 100 others can be a challenge. This workshop will guide you on the proper format and content of a resume and cover letter to give you the best shot at being granted a personal interview.

Job Search Strategies Workshop
Tuesday, Apr 07, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Batavia Campus - Conable Technology Bldg - T121

Presented by: Jamie Edwards

From scouring the internet to networking, there are many ways to search for a job. In this workshop you'll learn the best methods to conduct a job search in today's competitive job market, as well as some tips for when you begin applying.

Job Fair
Thursday, Apr 09, 2015
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Batavia Campus - Forum

SAVE THE DATE!

GCC Career Services will host a Job Fair, free for all to attend. 

If you are an employer wishing to set up a table at the event, please contact the Career Services Office at 585-345-6888 to be placed on the mailing list.  Invitations to be sent in February 2015 with a deadline of mid-March.  Registration will be limited to 35 employers.

This event is free for employees and job seekers.