Upcoming Events

Workshops

Career Services offers a variety of workshops to help you build vital career development skills. The following is a description of our upcoming workshops. If you participate in the Student Leadership Institute, you will need to register at least 48 hours in advance in order to receive proper SLI credits (these sessions count toward the Leading Self track). All workshops are approximately 50-60 minutes in length, unless otherwise stated.

All Career Services workshops will be offered in the Career Services Resource Center in Muller 101 (unless noted otherwise). To register for Career Services workshops, you will need to use your Handshake account as follows:

  1. Go to: https://ithaca.joinhandshake.com/
  2. Log in using your Netpass information
  3. On the left navigation panel, click on “Events”
  4. Click on the workshop title you wish to attend
  5. Click the "Join Event" button
     

FALL 2017 WORKSHOPS

Holland Code Part 1: What's My Holland Code?
John Holland's Theory of Career Choice is based on the premises that, "people search for environments where they can use their skills and abilities and express their values and attitudes," and "people who choose to work in an environment similar to their personality type are more likely to be successful and satisfied". In these sessions, through an interactive activity, students will learn their Holland Code and first steps on how to apply it to career planning.

DATE:            October 11 @ the Majors and Minors Fair
TIME:             4:45, 5:30, & 6:15 p.m.
LOCATION:   Emerson Suites lobby area

*No registration required*

 

Holland Code Part 2: Using Your Holland Code for Career Action Planning
In this session, students will use what they learned from doing the Holland Code Part 1 activity to further explore their Holland Code and its implications in career action planning.

DATE:           October 31
TIME:           4:00-5:00 p.m.
LOCATION:  Clark Lounge

*Registration on Handshake is required*
*Students must have participated in a Holland Code Part 1 activity to attend this session*

 

Personality & Careers: Group Exploration Using the MBTI
The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator is a psychological assessment tool used to help people understand and make decisions about many facets of life, including career development. In these sessions (offered every other week), students will learn the components and general applications of the MBTI as well as receive their own customized MBTI Career Report.

DATE:            9/26, 10/10, 10/24, 11/7, 11/28
TIME:             3:00-3:50 p.m.
LOCATION:   Career Services

*Registration on Handshake is required*
*Students MUST take the MBTI assessment before the workshop if they wish to receive an MBTI Career Report. If taking the same day of the workshop, assessments must be completed no later than 2:00 p.m.*

*Come to Career Services for instructions for taking the assessment*

 

Interests & Careers: Group Exploration Using the Strong Interest Inventory
The Strong Interest Inventory (SII) measures career and leisure interests and is used to aid people in making educational and career decisions. In these sessions (offered every other week), students will learn the components of John Holland's Theory of Career Choice (on which the Strong Interest Inventory is based) and determine their own "Holland Code" as well as receive their own customized Strong Interest Inventory College Report.

DATE:            9/28, 10/12, 10/26, 11/9, 11/30
TIME:             3:00-3:50 p.m.
LOCATION:   Career Services

*Registration on Handshake is required*
*Students MUST take the SII assessment before the workshop if they wish to receive a SII Career Report. If taking the same day of the workshop, assessments must be completed no later than 2:00 p.m.*
*Come to Career Services for instructions for taking the assessment*