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Asian American Career Development Workshop Series

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The Asian American Career Development Workshop Series, presented by the Asian American Student Success Program and the Office of Career Services and Internships, is a five-part workshop series designed to inform, encourage, and empower Asian American students as they work toward their career goals.

* Students who attend all five workshops receive a Career Development Certificate of Completion and premium seating at an etiquette dinner on April 23, 2015 *

PLEASE RSVP to AASSP@umb.edu

Workshop Sessions - Spring 2015

Shattering Perceptions - February 12, 2015 - 3:45-6:00pm - Campus Center, 3rd Floor, Room 3545

  • Explore the history of Asian Americans in the United States, stereotypes, and the media's perception/portrayal of Asian Americans
  • Develop strategies to shatter myths and assumptions

Career Exploration - February 26, 2015 - 3:45-6:00pm - Campus Center, Upper Level, Room130 (Testing Center)

  • Connect your interests, skills, and values to potential careers through Focus 2, a career assessment
  • Plan your next steps in working towards your career goals

Dress for Success - March 12, 2015 - 3:45-6:00pm - Campus Center, 2nd Floor, Room 2540

  • Learn about appropriate dress for interviewing, the workplace, and networking

The Hidden Job Market - March 26, 2015 - 3:45-6:00pm - McCormack Hall, 3rd Floor, John W. Ryan Lounge

  • Learn how to tap into the hidden job market, and hear valuable networking tips from Asian American professionals and Career Specialists

The Interview - April 9, 2015 - 3:45-6:00pm - Campus Center, 3rd Floor, Ballroom C

  • Learn important interviewing tips and essential skills that will assist you in having a successful interview
  • Practice interviewing with Asian American professionals during a mock interview session