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Interview Insights

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Job interviews are all about what you say. Carole Martin, The Interview Coach, will teach about the importance of the unsaid during our June career Webinar, “What You Don’t Say In An Interview Could Hold You Back.”

The event will include instruction on:

1. Skill building exercises to prepare yourself for interviews;

2. How to build a personal narrative that showcases your skills,…

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Quick Connections

This March, join the University of Iowa Alumni Association for two new career events. We’re hosting FREE virtual speed networking sessions focusing on alumni and students of color. These are opportunities for people of all ages to connect online over shared interests or career advice.

Please join us for these hourlong sessions:

-Latino/a and Native American alumni and students

(Note: Latino and Native…

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Make Your Résumé Shine

Updating a résumé is one of the most arduous parts of searching for employment. Let the University of Iowa Alumni Association’s March career Webinar, “Stuff Your Résumé with Keywords to Highlight Your Experience,” demystify the process.

Jay Block, author of “2500 Keywords to Get You Hired,” will lead the hourlong session, which begins at 7 p.m. CST on Wednesday, March 4, 2015….

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Turning Conflict into Cooperation

Please join us on Monday, Feb. 2, for “Managing Unhappy Campers and Workplace Conflict,” an alumni career luncheon featuring Henry B. Tippie College of Business Professor Lon Moeller, 82BBA, 84MA, 87JD, at AMERICANA restaurant and lounge in Des Moines.

Moeller, who is also the University of Iowa’s associate provost for undergraduate education and dean of the University College, will discuss methods for mediating disagreements…

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Get in the Career Driver’s Seat

Start the new year right by taking charge of your professional future with our January 2015 members-only career Webinar, “Grab the Keys and Drive Your Career.”

Los Ellis, author of “The Hidden Keys to Life and Business Success,” will lead the hourlong session and help you expand your leadership skills and gain appreciation from your colleagues.

The hourlong Webinar is scheduled for 7 to…

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Get the ins and outs of LinkedIn

Our November Members-Only Career Webinar is all about leveraging social media.

“Let LinkedIn Market Your Skills and Experience” is a chance to learn from Viveka von Rosen, author of LinkedIn Marketing an Hour a Day, about how the social network LinkedIn offers tools designed to maximize your professional presence. Find more information here.

You can register until the event begins at 7 p.m….

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