Career Booster Webinars SeriesWhether 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

Quicken Loans Employer Information SessionJanuary

Grantham University’s Career Services team sat down with Quicken Loans, one of Fortune magazine’s “100 Best Organizations to Work ...

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Grantham University’s Career Services team sat down with Quicken Loans, one of Fortune magazine’s “100 Best Organizations to Work For” for the past 12 years running. Are you interested to hear what they are looking for in a potential candidate? And are you wanting to know how you can position yourself to be considered a top candidate?
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Thinking Beyond the MOS: Selling Your Skill SetsJanuary 25

You’ve been through rigorous training, traveled far from home, and put your skills to use in service of your country. How do you help a ...

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You’ve been through rigorous training, traveled far from home, and put your skills to use in service of your country. How do you help a civilian employer understand your qualifications and experience and recognize all you have to offer? This presentation will provide you with the tips and tricks needed to craft a winning resume that gets noticed:

  • Create a resume that speaks to the employer’s needs
  • Translate your military experience and education into civilian language
  • Showcase your track record of accomplishments
  • And much more!!!

Archived

Dean Q&A: Lisa Blair, Arts & SciencesFebruary 28

During this one-hour session, Grantham’s Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences will share great information on new developments within ...

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During this one-hour session, Grantham’s Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences will share great information on new developments within the college, and answer students’ questions regarding tips for academic success, degree program updates and highlights, as well as industry insights for career achievement after graduation.

Archived

Nebraska Furniture Mart Employer SessionMarch 21

Are you interested in working for one of the top home furnishings retailer in the United States? Well, you’re in luck, Nebraska ...

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Are you interested in working for one of the top home furnishings retailer in the United States? Well, you’re in luck, Nebraska Furniture Mart is hiring for numerous positions in a variety of areas and specialties.

Archived

Resume Series Part 1: Personal BrandingMarch 28

Whether you are actively searching for a new job or just considering a new career, this presentation will help you create a winning resume...

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Whether you are actively searching for a new job or just considering a new career, this presentation will help you create a winning resume that establishes your professional brand for your target job/career.

Archived

Career Insider Information Session: John BuckleyApril 3

This hour-long webinar, featuring John C. Buckley, a
retired Army colonel and military relations manager for Koch Industries, Inc., will ...

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This hour-long webinar, featuring John C. Buckley, a
retired Army colonel and military relations manager for Koch Industries, Inc., will help service members and recent college graduates transition to a career in the corporate world. All service members, veterans and anyone looking to transition to the corporate workforce are welcome

Dean Q&A: Cheryl Rules, School of Allied HealthMay 16

During this one-hour session, Grantham’s Dean of the College of Nursing & Allied Health will share great information on new developments...

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During this one-hour session, Grantham’s Dean of the College of Nursing & Allied Health will share great information on new developments within the college, and answer students’ questions regarding tips for academic success, degree program updates and highlights, as well as industry insights for career achievement after graduation.

Archived

Career Insider: Department of Homeland SecurityMay 25

In this webinar, Dr. Edwards will highlight certain aspects of the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Pathways program. In ...

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In this webinar, Dr. Edwards will highlight certain aspects of the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Pathways program. In discussing these programs, Dr. Edwards will highlight the various components, how to find positions and USAJOBS. Finally, Dr. Edwards will describe his own journey to a career in DHS.

Outcomes - The participant will:

  • Familiarize with the various components of the Pathways program
  • Learn the intersection between Pathways and USAJOBS
  • Discuss the numerous paths students/veterans have to government employment

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Dean Q&A: David Marker, BusinessJune 27

During this one-hour session, Grantham’s Dean of the Mark Skousen School of Business will share great information on new developments ...

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During this one-hour session, Grantham’s Dean of the Mark Skousen School of Business will share great information on new developments within the school, and answer students’ questions regarding tips for academic success, degree program updates and highlights, as well as industry insights for career achievement after graduation.

Archived

Dean Q&A: Nancy Miller, Engineer and Computer ScienceJuly 11

During this one-hour session, Grantham’s Dean of the College of Engineering & Computer Science will share great information on new ...

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During this one-hour session, Grantham’s Dean of the College of Engineering & Computer Science will share great information on new developments within the college, and answer questions submitted by GU students regarding tips for academic success, degree program updates and highlights, as well as industry insights for career achievement after graduation.

Archived

Career Insider: Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD), LLCJuly 25

During this free one-hour webinar, Kat Barrack, PPD senior HR program specialist, will share information about PPD’s history, future ...

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During this free one-hour webinar, Kat Barrack, PPD senior HR program specialist, will share information about PPD’s history, future projections, clinical research and why it matters, as well as employment opportunities with PPD.

Archived

Making Recruiter ConnectionsOctober 4

Curious about what you need to do to land your dream job? Have you ever wondered what a recruiter is thinking when they first glance at ...

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Curious about what you need to do to land your dream job? Have you ever wondered what a recruiter is thinking when they first glance at your resume? Our guest recruiters will share what makes a job search successful and how you can use your time wisely when applying for a new job.
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Resume Series Part 2: Skills InventoryNovember 15

If your resume doesn’t seem to be effective despite your relevant background, you may not be properly showcasing your skills to do the ...

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If your resume doesn’t seem to be effective despite your relevant background, you may not be properly showcasing your skills to do the job. Employers and recruiters have clear expectations and are looking for someone with the right skill set. This presentation will show you how to communicate that you will live up to those expectations.

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Resume Series Part 3: Put Your Experience to WorkDecember 13

Many advertised job openings will call for ‘relevant’ experience, and all employers will seek experienced applicants over the ...

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Many advertised job openings will call for ‘relevant’ experience, and all employers will seek experienced applicants over the inexperienced. The work experience section is the “core” of your resume, and this presentation will show you how to present those experiences in the best light.
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2017 Webinar Archive