11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Sharpen job search skills, identify opportunities and accelerate your connections through the power of your alumni network during these professional development workshops presented by the Arkansas Alumni Association and the U of A Career Development Center.
Schedule of events:
11:30 a.m. – Lunch & Keynote Speaker – box lunch provided
1:00-3:00 p.m. – Workshops
Using Social Media Professionally
Presenter: Carolyn Chitwood, Career Counselor, UA CDC
Making Your Resume Stand Out
Presenter: KayLee Simmons, Associate Director of Career Education, UA CDC
‘Face’ to Face Interviews – Effective Techniques Utilizing FaceTime and Skype
Presenter: Joel Wood, Johnson & Johnson (retired), AAA National Board of Directors
Dress for Success
Presenter: Denise H. Thomas, Director, External Relations, Arkansas World Trade Center
3:15-4:15 p.m. – Alumni Professionals Panel & Discussion Where Can Your Degree from the University of Arkansas Take YOU?
6:30 – 8:30 p.m. – Professional Etiquette Dinner & Workshop – Business Attire Required Presenter: Blake Woolsey, VP, Organizational & Leadership Development, Mitchell Communications Group, Inc.