THERE’S STILL TIME TO “ACE YOUR INTERVIEW” – REGISTER TODAY!
Join us in the Hall Associates Career Center, tomorrow, October 27th from 10:30-11:30am for a dynamic speaker on acing your interview, dressing for success and resume writing tips. Call or stop by the Career Center to register. This event qualifies for the Career Center Passport.
Posted on October 26, 2017
REGISTER NOW FOR PREP FOR EMPLOYMENT DAY!
Registration is now open for our Prep for Employment Day for students and alumni. Get Career Readiness tips from local employers.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27TH
9:30AM – 2PM
Today’s Workforce and What Makes a Good Employee – Employer Panel
Ace that Interview/Dressing for Success
Resume Writing Workshop
Job Shadowing, Internships and Mentoring
Mock Interviews with local employers
Resume Critiques with local employers
Students attending the Employer Panel and 2 other sessions will receive a Leather Portfolio. Plus, get a FREE picture for a LinkedIn Profile. Some of the employers participating include Carilion Clinic, AEP, VDOT, Corvesta, City of Roanoke, Varney Electric, Workforce Unlimited and more! This would be a great opportunity to network with employers!
Stop by the Career Center (Student Life Center-2nd Floor) for more information and to register!
Posted on September 27, 2017
LUNCH LEADS-AN ENTREPRENEUR’S JOURNEY!
Register today to join us in the Hall Associates Career Center to hear Edwin C. Hall tell the story of how he built Hall Associates into a leading real estate services company based in Roanoke. Hall will also share his perspective on the hiring process and how employees can continue to grow on the job. Wednesday, October 25th from noon-1:30pm. A free lunch will be provided. Space is limited and you must register by October 23rd. Contact the Career Center at 540-857-7298 or firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Get LinkedIn – Join us for Career Bytes
LinkedIn is an online directory of individual professionals and organizations As soon as you log in, you’ll be able to start using LinkedIn to connect, to network, and to job search and boost your career. Want to learn more about LinkedIn? Join us, in the Career Center, for Career Bytes on:
Wednesday, September 20th
For more information call 857-7298 or stop by the Career Center to register. We’re located in the Student Life Building, 2nd Floor.
Posted on September 13, 2017
BUSINESS ETIQUETTE LUNCHEON – SIGN UP TODAY!
Virginia Western’s Business Etiquette Luncheon at Hotel Roanoke is a relaxed, fun experience where students can experience fine dining while learning from an expert in protocol and business etiquette. Ms. Dianne Garcia will provide tips, tricks and expectations throughout the meal. We hope this experience helps a student feel confident and comfortable in their first professional experience with business dining.
Date: Wednesday, October 11 @ 11:30 a.m.
Shuttle Transportation available from VWCC to Hotel Roanoke – first come, first served.
Interested? Sign up today in the Hall Associates Career Center, Student Life Center – 2nd Floor.
Sponsored by Student Activities and the Career Center