The Feller Center will host a “Career Readiness Tools” series in June. These short virtual sessions will showcase tools and resources available to BSOS majors including Vault, Careers4Terps, FOCUS2, LinkedIn and Terrapins Connect. Questions? Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
BSOS Career Readiness Tools: Careers4Terps
Monday, June 14, 2021 | 12-12:30 p.m. ET | Register here via Zoom with your UMD email address
The Feller Center Staff will host a session which will provide an overview of the University of Maryland’s primary online career management tool for students and alumni. Topics covered include how to filter through over 1,600 job and internship postings in C4T, establish a search alert that will deliver customized openings to your email, make an appointment with a career advisor, access online tools, and much more!
BSOS Career Readiness Tools: Industry Guides
Wednesday, June 16, 2021 | 12-12:30 p.m. ET | Register here via Zoom with your UMD email address
The Feller Center staff will offer information on how to utilize Vault’s Career Intelligence resources to help you explore your career interests. Vault offers hundreds of career guides and articles that feature tips for breaking into a field, industry specific resume and networking advice, and more insider tips!
BSOS Career Readiness Tools: Networking with LinkedIn & Terrapins Connect
Monday, June 21, 2021 | 12-12:30 p.m. ET | Register here via Zoom with your UMD email address
LinkedIn is the most powerful professional social networking site available. Have you been wondering how to get started? With 60-80% of available positions being filled through networking, using powerful networking tools has become crucial. Learn how to get started networking with intention by attending this short session that will introduce LinkedIn and UMD’s Terrapins Connect. The Feller Center staff will provide tips on how to make the most of these networking platforms including useful features in each that will save you time and help you to quickly develop rapport with UMD alumni and professionals.
CANCELED- BSOS Career Readiness Tools: Career Self-Assessment
Wednesday, June 23, 2021 | 12-12:30 p.m. ET | Please schedule an individual appointment if you would like to learn more about this resource
FOCUS2 is an online career and education planning system based on established career and counseling principles. It provides a complete picture of your interests, values, personality, skills, and leisure activities using self-assessment questionnaires, interest inventories, and personality testing. This session will review how to complete the FOCUS2 questionnaire and make use of the curated career information in your results.
These short virtual sessions will showcase tools and resources available to BSOS majors.