Professional Development Leadership
This Certificate Program provides training to help students
develop and apply professional development skills that will
contribute to their success in their personal and professional
Learn proper resume format and understand the importance of
resume content. Possess the ability to construct a resume
that will serve as a great base for your future.
You will also learn how to prepare for an interview,
discover how to answer difficult questions, and practice interview
questions through role playing.
Many jobs require experience - but how do you get experience
when you are still looking for your first job? This workshop will
help you learn how to gain exposure to a specific industry, gain
valuable hands-on experience, network with professionals and
provide you with the tools to tackle the challenge of creating a
successful internship. Learn how to begin and conduct a job
search campaign to find your ideal job. Understand the hidden job
market and employ proven strategies that are right for you.
If someone said to you – Just do it – you’d most likely
think…NIKE. If you heard someone say – I’m lovin’ it – you’d
say…I love McDonald’s! What would someone think or say when
they hear your name? Wish you had a resource to market the
unique qualities, marketable skills, and knowledge that you possess
in a way that builds a reputation and captures the attention or
employees? Want to learn more about building your personal
brand? We invite you to learn more about this exciting new
resource and how you can capture the attention of employers by
creating your unique personal brand. Secure internships,
jobs, and more…don’t miss this event!
Learn what it takes to make a great first impression and how to
navigate through a formal dinner with style. During the meal,
students learn the basics of proper dining from use of the napkin,
silverware, and glassware to dinner conversation and what to do at
the conclusion of the meal. During the three-or four-course meal, a
member of the Dining Services professional staff guides
participants through the fine dining experience.
Dress to Impress
First impressions are critical! The first thing a potential
employer will notice about you is how you are dressed, what your
hair looks like, and if you have an overall neat appearance. Attend
this event to hear from industry experts what the current trends
are for professional attire. Additionally, you will see the latest
fashion modeled to give you a real idea of what to wear in a
Put what you have learned from the workshops into action.
Participate in the University Career/ Internship Fair, Big East
Career Fair, or Majors Fair and begin your search for a future