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Career Launch Week

Update: Recordings are now available! Scroll down to view each session.

Career Launch Week is June 8th – June 12th! Join Boise State Career Services, employers, and alumni from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. MT each day as we discuss how to make the most of your job search. Recordings will be available if you can’t make it! Additionally, Career Services is offering the Gallup StrengthsFinder assessment and interpretation by a Gallup-Certified Strengths Coach FREE for the first 25 students or alumni who sign up!

Career Launch Week Recordings

View each of the five Career Launch Week sessions below.

Monday, June 8th: Alumni Panel with Recession Graduates

Boise State 2009-2010 alumni who graduated during the Great Recession will be sharing their stories and advice on the job search process through uncertain times. 

Tuesday, June 9th: Job Search

Vickie Coale (Employer Relations for Career Services) and Kelley Gould (Career Counselor with Career Services) will discuss how to make the most of your job search during this time of COVID including where and how to start the job search, connecting with employers, strategies for moving forward, and much more.

Wednesday, June 10th: Resumes

Join Becca Dickinson (Career Services Advisor), Mary Sweeney (Career Counselor with Career Services), and Mary Toy, Account Supervisor at Publicis North America – an advertising agency that specializes in digital marketing and is known for creating the Aflac Duck and Swiffer Sweeper campaign. They will discuss how to make your resume stand out. Leave this presentation with the knowledge to create a winning resume that increases your success of being called for an interview.

Thursday, June 11th: Interviewing

Nervous about how to interview over the phone or on video? Calm those nerves as Jamie Jensen (Career Success Coach with Career Services), Alex Gutierrez (Associate Director of Career Development), and Lisa Southorn (Recruiter from Lamb Weston) discuss interviewing strategies to help you go confidently into your next interview. 

Friday, June 12th: Employer Panel

Employers from all around the Treasure Valley share strategies on how to stand out to employers during this time. 

All Week: StrengthsFinder

Learn about your strengths and how to leverage them in your job search through StrengthsFinder. If you missed Career Launch Week, you can still take StrengthsFinder through Career Services by making an appointment below. 

Next Steps

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