It’s hard to believe the Autumn Quarter is drawing to a close! Before you leave for break, here’s a list of some great career resources for the Winter Quarter. Plan ahead, so you can take advantage of these resources over winter break and in the new year. (For a complete list of all CMC’s key dates and programs click here.)
Online Career Tools Tutorials – Find out about our career tools for everything from researching industries and employers to evaluating job offers and honing your job-search skills. These brief video tutorials feature some of our most popular tools. (To find out which tools GSB students find most useful, check out this blog post.)
CareerHub-at-a-Glance Newsletter – Sign up to receive personalized email alerts about new job postings and events from CareerHub. You can customize frequency and content based on your preferences regarding industries, functions, and locations. Email email@example.com with questions.
On-Campus Interviews (OCI) – Interview with companies coming to campus 1/17-2/2. If you applied for OCI, employers will notify you by 1/6 for Week 1 (1/17) and by 1/11 for Week 2 (1/23). If you are not selected for an interview, you can use bid points to try for an open slot with some employers. The application deadline for Week 3 companies is Friday, 1/13 at 8am.
Mock Interviews – Sharpen your interview skills. Sign up on CareerHub appointments for a mock interview that will help you handle tricky behavioral interview questions. (For job-specific interview practice, be sure to sign up with the appropriate advisor.) Extra appointments are available 1/9-1/13.
Summer Opportunities BBL: Global, Entrepreneurial, & Social Impact – Learn about special summer opportunities available through the Center for Social Innovation, the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, the Global Experiences program, and the Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies (Seed). (Tuesday, 1/10, 12:10-1:10 pm; register on CareerHub)
Prepping for Product Manager and Product Marketing Interviews – Learn key concepts and frameworks for answering difficult interview questions—then get a chance to practice what you’ve learned. (Thursday, 1/12, 6:30pm-9:30pm; register on CareerHub)
The 2-Hour Job Search – Attend this presentation, back by popular demand, to learn how to use technology to find the right job faster. Steve Dalton (career consultant at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business and author of The 2-Hour Job Search) will explain his cutting-edge process. (Thursday, 2/2, 6:30pm-8:30pm; register on CareerHub or watch the video)
Plus Three Programs Just for International Students:
Curricular Practical Training (CPT) Overview – Get an overview of what you’ll need to do to get authorization for a U.S. summer internship from a representative from the Bechtel International Center. (Monday, 1/9, 12:10-1:10 pm; register on CareerHub)
Interviewing American Style for International Students – Learn tips and strategies for prepping for interviews, conducting yourself with confidence during interviews, and following up afterwards. (Wednesday, 1/11, 12:10-1:10pm; register on CareerHub or watch last year’s video)
Beyond OPT: US Work Authorization Options – Get an overview of visa options beyond OPT and immigrant investor categories from an immigration attorney. (Tuesday, 1/17, Tuesday, 2/14, and Friday, 3/3, 12:10-1:10pm; register on CareerHub)
From all of us at the CMC: have a wonderful break! We look forward to welcoming you back in January.