Workshops and Events

Online workshops

"Job Search 101" videos

Five Student Resume No No's video
1. Five Student Resume No No's
Inside the Mind of the Interviewer video
2. Inside the Mind of the Interviewer
Answering the Salary Question video
3. Answering the Salary Question
Preparing for a Career Fair video
4. Preparing for a Career Fair
Networking Your Way to a Job video
5. Networking Your Way to a Job

Writing Resumes & Curriculum Vitas

Resume Building (PDF)

CES staff

Vita Writing (PDF)

CES staff

Interview Preparation

Interviews

Video Presentation Cerner Corporation, Fall 2009

The Behavioral Interview

Video Presentation Cerner Corporation, Fall 2005

  • Video requires installation of RealPlayer on your computer. Recommend dsl or cable connection (56k modem may be slower).

Winning Interviews (PDF)

CES staff

Dining Etiquette Workshop

Video presentation, K-State faculty/staff, Fall 2004

    • Chapter 1: Dining etiquette including cell phone use, waitstaff interaction, handling mishaps.
    • Chapter 2: Dining etiquette including passing food items, buffet service, placement of attire/accessories, pasta
    • Chapter 3: Dining etiquette including menu service, use of silverware, eating and conversing, more mishaps
    • Chapter 4: Dining etiquette including seating, alcohol/beverage decision, tipping
    • Video requires installation of RealPlayer on your computer. Recommend dsl or cable connection (56k modem may be slower).
    • Dining Etiquette Preparation Brochure (PDF).

Professional Attire

Dress to Impress

Video presentation provides information on what to wear for career fairs and interviews, Fall 2006

  • Video requires installation of RealPlayer on your computer. Recommend dsl or cable connection (56k modem may be slower).

Job Search Techniques

Reality Bytes (PDF)

Survivor: Jobs in a Tough Economy (PDF)

  • PDF resource document, Kerri Day Keller, Director

Seven Secrets to the Hidden Job Market (PDF)

  • PowerPoint handout (PDF), Donald Asher, author, Wall Street Journal online contributor. Login to your CES account to view video presentation (Resources Library presentations and workshops).

How to Work a Career Fair

Conquer Your Fear - Networking

PowerPoint presentation, CES staff

Job Search for International Students

PowerPoint presentation, CES staff

How to...

Find a Job in State and Federal Government

Video panel discussion for state and federal jobs, Spring 2008

  • Video requires installation of RealPlayer on your computer. Recommend dsl or cable connection (56k modem may be slower).

Make a Living, Making a Difference Video

Video presentation, Employment in the non-profit sector, Spring 2008, CES staff

  • Video requires installation of RealPlayer on your computer. Recommend dsl or cable connection (56k modem may be slower).

Get Your Foot in the Door

Video panel discussion about what it takes to get into competitive professions (2008).

  • Video requires installation of RealPlayer on your computer. Recommend dsl or cable connection (56k modem may be slower).Resume Workshops

Succeed as a New Professional

Video presentation, Strategies for new professionals, Spring 2008, CES staff

  • Video requires installation of RealPlayer on your computer. Recommend dsl or cable connection (56k modem may be slower).Resume Workshops

Get a Job in Overseas Teaching

Salary Negotiation and Financial Planning

Show Me the Money

Video of panel discussion, Fall 2007