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"Making Networking a Habit"

Originating Calendar ECE ILLINOIS Explorations
Speaker Engineering Career Services
Colleen McNamee, Career Advisor
Date: 2/27/2019
Time: 5 p.m.
Location:

Grainger Auditorium, Room 1002 ECE Building

Event Contact:

Bridget Hillier | Office of Advancement | 1070 ECE Building


Sponsor:

ECE ILLINOIS

Event Type: Seminar/Symposium
 

Join us for ECE's Explorations Seminar Series featuring Engineering Career Services (ECS) to learn about how you can make networking a habit. Colleen McNamee, Career Advisor for ECE, will present at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 27 in the ECE Building's Grainger Auditorium.

This talk is open to all - pizza will be provided!

Abstract:
Did you know - approximately 80% of all jobs are not posted but are filled through some form of networking? Professional networking can help you explore career paths, obtain advice about your job search, uncover job opportunities, and obtain employer information. In this presentation, you'll learn about the value of networking, how to integrate networking seamlessly into your daily life, and how to cultivate a community of mentors through networking

Bio:
Colleen McNamee is a career advisor at ECS. She earned her master's degree in Higher Education Administration from the University of Michigan. In her role at ECS, she advises undergraduate and graduate students on career development topics including resume, cover letter, elevator pitch, internship search, interviewing, offer negotiation, and professional communication.

To request disability-related accommodations for this event, please contact the person listed above, or the unit hosting the event.