Career Booster Webinar Series

Whether you’re looking for a new job or seeking to improve your value in your current position, Grantham University has a webinar for you. Grantham University introduces its monthly Career Booster webinar series featuring topics perfect for career seekers and established professionals alike.

Each month, the Grantham University Career Services team will provide an engaging, informative and interactive presentation geared toward personal career development. Panel discussions and industry professionals will lead the way through the guided presentation, with time for audience questions at the end of each live session.

Career Booster webinars are free and open to anyone; whether student, alumni, employee or friend of Grantham University. Find a webinar that interests you from the list to the right, follow the link to register, and join us on the path to personal career enhancement. Register for one or join us for all 12, or follow the link to the archived webinar if you missed one. Registration is currently open for all webinars.

Complete Webinar Schedule

Anatomy of a Resume

January 26

All careers begin with the same thing – that first job opportunity. And job opportunities often start with the same document – a resume. A well-written resume captures the attention of an employer, and can be a determining factor in landing a job interview. This view of your qualifications, skill set and experience is a vital piece of the job search puzzle, so join us to learn how to construct a professional resume from the ground up! Register

HR Connection: Tying Education to SHRM Competencies

February 16

How does your education prepare you for a career in Human Resources? Resident expert and GU faculty member Faith Bell, will provide insight to how your courses align with SHRM competencies. Register

How to Network When You Don’t Know Anyone

March 16

Building connections creates social capital in the job search process. Hear from networking expert Emma Toops (president of KCAUSA Chapter), to learn the strategies she used to successfully transition from the military to a new market where she didn’t know anyone. Register

Jobs You Never Knew You Would Love

April 20

TBD  

Career Management and Planning: Getting from A to Z

May 18

You’ve landed your first job, now what? Grantham’s Career Services team will walk you through the basics of creating a plan for professional success. Register

First Responder

June 15

TBD  

Employee Relations: Anatomy of an Investigation

July 20

What do you do when caught in a sticky situation as an HR professional? HR professional Brandon McAuley will teach you how to put the ‘Human’ in human resource investigations. Register

Don’t Get Mocked: Mock Interviews

August 17

Grantham’s Career Services team will guide you through the key elements of successful interviewing. Attendees will receive a one-on-one consultation with a Career Services professional to tailor interview responses and questions to their specific goals. Register

Government Employment

September 21

TBD  

Surviving as an HR Generalist: Grow with Your Organization

October 19

HR careers can be very diverse, and the opportunities to specialize and build your career are limitless. Join our Career Services team and a panel of experts to explore your potential niche. Register

Entrepreneurship in Action

November 16

TBD  

Thinking Beyond the MOS: Sell the Skillset

December 21

Military experience isn’t always easily translated to civilian careers. During this webinar, participants will learn to focus on transferable skills when writing resumes, interviewing and networking. Register