Career Strategy Essentials with the Office of Career Strategy (GSAS and Postdocs, Spring 2023)

Join OCS this spring for a series of career strategy workshops designed to help you navigate your career journey! We will introduce the many OCS resources at your disposal and cover essential skills like crafting a resume, exploring your interests & values, and building your professional network. Please register for OCS’s workshops, career fairs, and employer events on Yale Career Link. For a full list of upcoming events, make sure to visit OCS’s event calendar.

Are you a GSAS student in the Humanities or Social Sciences? Check out OCS’s in-person career sessions at Humanities Quadrangle (HQ 121) every other Wednesday from 4-6pm. These include informal drop-in sessions with OCS advisers/fellows and career strategy workshops.

Career Strategy Essentials Series:

  • PhD Career Strategy Essentials Bootcamp (recording here)
  • Employing Values To Drive Career Exploration & Satisfaction – Mon Feb 6 (virtual)
  • Helping International Students Secure Jobs in the U.S. – Wed Feb 15 (virtual) 
  • Small Talk is a Big Deal – Wed Feb 15 (McDougal Graduate Student Center)
  • CV to Resume Conversion Workshop – Wed Feb 22 (virtual)
  • Crafting Your Professional Narrative – Wed Mar 8, 4-5:30PM (55 Whitney Ave)
  • Vision and Leadership with YPA and Gezim Gashi – Thurs Mar 9, 5-6PM (HQ L01)
  • Navigating Difficult ConversationsThurs Mar 30, 5-6PM (McDougal Graduate Student Center) 
  • Preparing for the Behavioral InterviewTues Mar 28, 4-5:30PM (55 Whitney Ave)

OCS Career Fairs & Employer Events:

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By Jacob Gonzalez
Jacob Gonzalez Senior Associate Director, Graduate and Postdoctoral Career Services