Workshops and Webshops
Workshops are a great way to get a quick overview on a variety of different career-related topics. You can drop by any of these 50 minute talks scheduled throughout the year:
- Resume Basics
Learn the essentials of how to write a resume and cover letter that get you noticed.
- Interview Basics
Learn about different types of interviews and strategies to respond to questions and best demonstrate your knowledge and qualifications for the position you want.
- Cover Letters and Professional Correspondence
Instruction will center on how to write a cover letter to get you noticed. Thank-you letters, follow-up email and introductory professional writing will also be covered.
- Networking and LinkedIn
Eighty percent of available jobs are not advertised! Find out how to access the "hidden job market" through strategic communication with professionals and use of LinkedIn.
- Finding Internships and Student Jobs
Learn tricks and tools to find an internship or a non-career student job. This workshop will review how to use Aggie Job Link and other resources to find an internship, work study position, research or other student employment. Internship and Career Center resources will be discussed and we will review tips for applying.
- Finding a Job
Learn strategies for conducting a career-level position search. Topics include: career research to identify your chosen field, organizing a search plan, uncovering open positions, building needed skills/experience, resumes and cover letters, professional references, negotiation and online applications.
- Finding a Health-Related Internship
Intern in a hospital or other setting with patients (dental, optometry, pharmacy, etc.) to see if health care is a match for you and to gain a competitive edge.
- Prepare for the Fair
Offered before career fairs. Come learn how to make the most of the career fair. What to expect. What and how to research. Who to see. What to wear.
- State Job Application Basics
Interested in a career with the state government? Learn how to find and apply for jobs, and tips to make your application stand out
- Federal Job Application Basics
Interested in a career with the federal government? Learn how to find and apply for jobs, and tips to make your application stand out
Consult the ICC events calendar for exact dates. Use the keyword search function to find specific workshops.
Request a Workshop
The ICC provides workshops to UC Davis student organizations, clubs, fraternities, sororities, or residence halls Monday-Thursday from 6-9pm during the Academic Year (September - June). Request a workshop now.