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Staff Development Workshop Series

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 9:00am to 3:30pm

East Hill Plaza 353 Pine Tree Road, Ithaca, NY 14850

We are offering a series of FREE staff development workshops and Resume Reviews!

Space is limited, so register today by clicking on the title links for each workshop!

 

MAKE YOUR RESUME STAND OUT!  

9-10AM; EHP (East Hill Plaza) 345 Training Room

Facilitated by Heather Fortenberry, Career Development Specialist, Cornell Career Services

How do you make sure your resume will make it through the recruiter’s screening to land you an interview? How do you show that you’re the perfect candidate for the position? Learn what employers look for in resumes; how to demonstrate your skills, not just your job history; and how to make your resume stand out

 

WHAT EDUCATIONAL BENEFITS ARE AVAILABLE TO ME?

9-10AM; EHOB (East Hill Office Building) 140 Training Room

It really is possible to be a full-time employee and complete an undergraduate or graduate degree at the same time! One of the biggest advantages is that you have an open-ended graduation date. No pressure! Representatives from Undergraduate and Graduate Admissions will provide you with information on how to begin the process and answer your questions.

Maureen Brull, Sr. Consultant, HR – Benefits, Jon Augustyn, Assoc Dir of Admissions, Undergraduate Admissions Brenda D’Angelo, Director of Student Services, Graduate School, Mariah McNamara, Director of Admissions, Graduate School, Heather Martens, Admissions and Application Manager, Executive MBA Americas Program

 

THE INSIDE SCOOP ON THE INTERVIEW PROCESS

10:30-11:30AM and 1:30-2:30PM (offered twice); EHP (East Hill Plaza) 345 Training Room

Cornell recruiters share real-life examples of how best to represent yourself during the interview process, including Do's and Don’ts.

 

HOW CAN I GET A DEGREE WHILE WORKING?

10:30-11:30AM; EHOB (East Hill Office Building) 140 Training Room

Here’s an opportunity to meet 3 participants in the Employee Degree Program and hear about their experiences combining work, family and studies. You will meet an undergraduate, graduate and participant in the MBA Program, each with a unique story about their journey.

 

LEVERAGING UNIVERSITY TOOLS TO DRIVE YOUR CAREER

12-1PM; EHP (East Hill Plaza) 345 Training Room

Facilitated by Deb Billups, Career Development Consultant, Organizational Development & Effectiveness; Sage Peake, Director of Human Resources and Talent Management, AAD; and Kim Swartwout, Compensation Specialist, HR Compensation and HR Analytics

This workshop provides you with strategies, tools, resources and programs to assist in career exploration and possibilities within your current role and potential future opportunities.

 

WORKDAY: CAREER PROFILE, SKILLS, SKILLS INTERESTS (Zoom Session)

12:00-12:30PM: Please use the following link to register and receive the Zoom URL link.

Learn how to use the Career Profile, Skills and Skills Interests in Workday to learn about creating a professional profile, why you are encouraged to have one and the value.

 

TALENT MARKETPLACE

1:30-2:30PM; EHOB (East Hill Office Building) 140 Training Room

Facilitated by Amy Parmley, Assistant Director HRIS, Training/Communication Lead

Cornell University is partnering with Workday Inc. on a new solution called the Talent Marketplace.  This platform will be used to connect employee with on-the-job learning experiences that match their skills, interests, and expertise.  Employees grow while work tasks are accomplished; a win-win situation for all.  This session will cover:

  • How can the Talent Marketplace help me?
    • Overview of Program
    • What’s In It For Me
    • System Demonstration

 

RESUME REVIEW

8:00AM – 3:30PM

½ hour resume review sessions will be held in 353 EHP (East Hill Plaza) Conference Rooms: The Cavern and The Red Room

Sign up for a ½ hour session to review your resume with a career specialist and receive feedback.

 

For those off-campus or not able to attend in-person, the following sessions are available via ZOOM:

  • MAKE YOUR RESUME STAND OUT!
  • THE INSIDE SCOOP ON THE INTERVIEW PROCESS
  • LEVERAGING UNIVERSITY TOOLS TO DRIVE YOUR CAREER

Use the following link to register and receive the Zoom URL link (same link will apply to all the sessions.)

 

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