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Advanced: LinkedIn and Yale Career Link, powered by Symplicity

As you engage in the Internship and Job search process, you'll want to use the advanced features of LinkedIn and Yale Career Link, powered by Symplicity. In this workshop you will learn the tips and tricks that are right at your fingertips and leverage these tools for your benefit.

Preparing for Networking Events

Learn how to tell your story and prepare for a professional networking event with Yale's Office of Career Strategy.

Enhancement Year Panel: Ways to Improve Your Health Professions School Application

The panelists will talk about why they decided to take time off between college and medical school, how the experience helped them each on a personal level, and the advantages that their experiences gave them for medical school applications.

Networking Over Winter Break

In this workshop, the Office of Career Strategy will cover: (1) why you should network, (2) what networking looks like, and (3) how you can get started. You'll walk away from this workshop with an action plan to set your professional networking in motion.

Your Summer Internship Search

This workshop covers the services, resources and summer programs through the Office of Career Strategy. Our staff will address how to get started, the options available to Yale students, and what the timeline for an internship search should look like.

Understanding the Academic Job Search and Working with Your Mentor to Achieve Your Career Goals

This workshop will introduce you to the essential elements of planning for an academic career, including a discussion of the realities of the job market, identifying job opportunities, and determining your readiness to begin your job search. It will also cover strategies for cultivating a strong relationship with your mentor and advise on how and when to ask questions about the job search.

Preparing for Your Academic Job Search in the Humanities

This workshop will provide a general introduction to the academic job search in the humanities, touching on the job market cycle, preparing yourself to be ready for the job market, understanding how search committees work, and presenting yourself effectively for different types of institutions.

Basics of Preparing an Academic CV and Cover Letter

This workshop will introduce the major elements of an academic CV. It will discuss general guidelines to follow, the most common categories listed, and the best ways of presenting material. It will also look at the basic elements of an academic cover letter, review best practices and common mistakes, and discuss ways of tailoring your application.

Writing the Research Statement in the Sciences

This workshop will provide an introduction to the fundamentals of writing a research statement, including structure, purpose, best practices, and common mistakes. It will also include some discussion of the role played by the research statement in the broader job search and interview processes in the sciences.

What are Careers in Software Engineering?

Hear recent alums and employers talk about various jobs in the field of software engineering. Gain a better understanding of what path/roles will fit you best.