November is Career Development Month!

November is Career Development Month!

November is Career Development Month

How will you celebrate?
CES offers events and resources designed to help students explore careers and develop their job search skills. During Career Development Month, we encourage you to take time to reflect on your experiences and consider your future beyond Puget Sound...assess your interests, explore your options...and take some action.

Wondering where to start?
Meet with a career advisor
to chat about your goals.
Check the right-hand sidebar for highlighted events and resources.

Like hot chocolate?
Swing by our table on Monday, Nov. 4 for a cup of cocoa or hot cider to celebrate the start of Career Development Month! 11:30 a.m.—1:30 p.m. in the SUB

Join in the Conversation!
During Career Development Month in November, Career Conversations focusing on identity will happen each Tuesday evening from 7 p.m.—8:30 p.m. using the video conferencing platform Zoom. Students can join in anonymously to hear stories and advice from Logger alumni, near and far. Visit the Career Conversations page to see brief profiles of the alumni participants.

Sign up in LoggerJobs for info on connecting to each program via Zoom:

Tuesday, Nov. 5: Professionals of Color
Tuesday, Nov. 12: LGBTQN+ Professionals
Tuesday, Nov. 19: Professionals with Disabilities

And on Wednesdays, Career Conversations featuring specific career fields will take place at 7 p.m. in the Tahoma Room.

Wednesday, Nov. 13: Public Relations & Marketing
Wednesday, Nov. 20: Policy & Law

Also on a Wednesday, Neuroscience alumni Kenji Lee '15 and Natalie Smith '16 will share insights about navigating from Puget Sound to the professional world (via Zoom). Gain practical tips, useful contacts, and informal coaching on the path to life after college! Nov. 6, Noon—1 p.m. in Thompson 374

Is your LinkedIn profile recruiter-ready?
On Thursday, Nov. 14, join us for a LinkedIn Lab + Photo booth!
Brian Galicia '96 will walk you through creating a top-notch LinkedIn profile. Lab: 6—7:30 p.m.  5 and 6 p.m., to have a photo taken that you can use during the lab.

Take your career development on the road!
Thursday, Nov. 21: Tour SAP Concur in Bellevue

Check LoggerJobs for other events.

Celebrate!