Career Workshop Series – Spring 2018

Introduction to Career Planning Workshop

Career planning is an ongoing process that allows you to: explore your personality, interests, and skills, research your educational and career goals, and create learning and action plans to help you achieve your goals. Come find out more about career planning services available at WCC!

  • Wednesday, February 28th                12:00 pm -12:50 pm               Career & Transfer Center, Rm. 744
  • Thursday, March 1st                           12:00 pm -12:50 pm               Career & Transfer Center, Rm. 744

Resume Development Workshop

Employers can determine the difference between great resumes and weak ones in 15 seconds or less! Learn the “secrets” of writing a first-rate resume that will help you get that interview.

  • Wednesday, March 14th                    12:00 pm -12:50 pm               Career & Transfer Center, Rm. 744
  • Thursday, March 15th                        12:00 pm -12:50 pm               Career & Transfer Center, Rm. 744

Craft Your Personal Pitch Workshop

Learn how to craft your 1-minute personal introduction to use at Career Fairs and any professional event. Leave an impression with others by effectively introducing yourself.

  • Wednesday, March 21st                          12:00 pm -12:50 pm               Career & Transfer Center, Rm. 744
  • Thursday, March 22nd                        12:00 pm -12:50 pm               Career & Transfer Center, Rm. 744

Prepare for the Career Fair Workshop

You’ve got your resume and want to go to the Career Fair, now what? What do you do when you give your resume to an employer? Get great tips on how to make a good impression at the Career Fair.

  • Wednesday, April 11th                       12:00 pm -12:50 pm               Career & Transfer Center, Rm. 744
  • Thursday, April 12th                           12:00 pm -12:50 pm               Career & Transfer Center, Rm. 744
  • Monday, April 16th                                    12:00 pm -12:50 pm               Career & Transfer Center, Rm. 744
  • Tuesday, April 17th                              12:00 pm -12:50 pm               Career & Transfer Center, Rm. 744

Tips for Career Fair Success

Career Fair Participants

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FALL 2017 Career Workshops

September Workshops

 Thursday, September 14, 2017

Time: 12-12:50

Location: Career and Transfer Center, Building 700, Room 744

Can Your True Colors Help You Select A Career?

This fun and interactive workshop will look at your unique personality and assist you in finding the career or major that is perfect for you! The True Color assessment will improve understanding of all personality traits in addition to providing insight into choosing a career path that matches your natural characteristics. Join us in investigating your “True Colors!”

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Time: 12-12:50

Location: Career and Transfer Center, Building 700, Room 744

It’s A Party. . .The Personality Mosaic!

The inventor of this career assessment breaks the world and all the people in it, into six different categories. Are you Social, Artistic, Enterprising, Conventional, Realistic or Investigative?  If you don’t know your category, join us and find out how it relates to selecting your next career!

October Workshops

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Time: 12-12:50

Location: Career and Transfer Center, Building 700, Room 744

Help! I’m Taking Classes, But I Haven’t Found My Career Path!

Join us for this hands-on workshop to learn how to effectively research the career of your choice. Come and check out EUREKA, an online career program you can use at home. Create your own personal account, take 2 or 3 (FREE) on-line assessments, and fill up your own personal planner with tons of career information and resources.   Want to know salary or labor market information?  It is all in EUREKA!

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Time: 12-12:50

Location: Career/Transfer Center, Building 700, Room 744

FOCUS 2 on your Career Exploration

Stop by the Career and Transfer Center to experience FOCUS 2! This is an innovative and fun approach to help you select a major, make informed career decisions, and plan a course of action. This online option will guide you through a reliable career and educational decision-making model.  Let’s get FOCUSED!

November Workshops

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Time: 12-12:50

Location: Career/ Transfer Center, Building 700, Room 744

Check Out My Style. . . Learning Style that is!

Did you know that you have your very own preferred learning style? Are you an auditory, visual or tactile learner?  Most students don’t realize that tapping into their individual learning style can make the difference between getting an “A” or “C” on their next exam. Join us for a fun workshop where you will receive a list of useful tips and techniques to allow you to capitalize on your unique learning style.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Time: 12-12:50

Location: Career and Transfer Center, Building 700, Room 744

Can Your True Colors Help You Select A Career?

This fun and interactive workshop will look at your unique personality and assist you in finding the career or major that is perfect for you! The True Color assessment will improve understanding of all personality traits in addition to providing insight into choosing a career path that matches your natural characteristics. Join us in investigating your “True Colors!”

December Workshops

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Time: 12-12:50

Location:  Career/ Transfer Center, Building 700, Room 744

Popcorn and a Movie: The Buried Life

Take a break from your studies and stop by the Career and Transfer Center for some FREE popcorn and a movie. This semester we are checking out “The Buried Life,” a series of mini movies that explore the “What Should I Do with My Life” question.  All are welcome, so grab a few of your friends and bring them with you!