October 2021 Online Career Skills and Resource Lab Workshops
21st Century Skills are career readiness and workplace success skills necessary to gain and maintain employment, as well as advance in a career. These skills include knowledge, work habits, and character traits that employers are looking for and find valuable in the workplace.
How do I develop 21st Century Skills? Each month, NOCE will host a series of workshops focused on 21st-century career readiness and workplace success skills.
21st-century workshop topic for the month of October: Empathy
All workshops will be held online through Zoom. Students who register for any workshops will receive an e-mail with Zoom meeting details the evening before the workshop.
RSVP online at: noce.edu/workshops
|Date||Time||Workshop Title and Description|
|Tuesday, October 5, 2021||5 p.m. – 6 p.m.||Cover Letter Basics
What is a cover letter? Receive tips and tools for writing a professional cover letter
|Thursday, October 7, 2021||5 p.m. – 6 p.m.||LinkedIn 103 Boot Camp Series: Writing Your “About” Section
Learn strategies and techniques to help you write a meaningful and impactful story that can get you noticed by recruiters and hiring managers.
|Tuesday, October 12, 2021||5 p.m. – 6 p.m.||Preparing for Your Interview
Learn how to prepare for your job interview in terms of researching the employer, knowing what to expect in a job interview, how to combat anxiety and more.
|Wednesday, October 13, 2021||5 p.m. – 6 p.m.||21st Century Skills: Empathy
Learn how COVID-19 changed empathy in the workplace and why empathy is so important.
|Thursday, October 14, 2021||5 p.m. – 6 p.m.||LinkedIn 104 Boot Camp Series: Hidden Marketing Tools
Learn marketing strategies using Connections and Networking.
|Wednesday, October 20, 2021||5 p.m. – 6 p.m.||Accepting and Declining Job Offers
Learn salary negotiations skills including ethical considerations and dealing with multiple job offers
|Thursday, October 21, 2021||5 p.m. – 6 p.m.||LinkedIn 105 Boot Camp Series: How to Job Search Using LinkedIn Features
Learn how to navigate LinkedIn to search for jobs and to use Easy Apply.
|Tuesday, October 26, 2021||5 p.m. – 6 p.m.||Resume: Choosing the Right Template
Learn how to choose the right resume template and format to get noticed by a recruiter or hiring manager
|Wednesday, October 27, 2021||5 p.m. – 6 p.m.||Dress for Success
Obtain tips to make a strong impression and learn what to wear in a job interview.
|Thursday, October 28, 2021||5 p.m. – 6 p.m.||LinkedIn 106 Boot Camp Series: Writing a LinkedIn Post
Learn basic tips and strategies to help you draft a professional LinkedIn post.
These workshops are designed to give students an opportunity to develop professional relationships, acquire new ideas, improve skills, as well as provide current and relevant job market information to those looking for employment.
Career Skills and Resource Lab
Online Fall Semester Center Hours:
Monday – Thursday from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm