The Art of Networking and Networking Reception

October 29, 2014 | 4:00 pm
Alumni Hall

The Art of Networking

Co-sponsored by the Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs and Alumni Career Services.

4:00-6:00pm

Do these things make you feel uncomfortable or awkward?

•Talking about your research to people outside of your field.
•Introducing yourself to strangers.
•Leaving a conversation.
•Shaking someone’s hand while holding a plate full of food and a drink.
 

If you said yes, then this workshop is for you!

In this interactive workshop participants will learn networking norms and strategies, develop a one-minute introduction and identify effective follow-up strategies.  Participants will then have an opportunity to hone their networking skills in a follow-up reception immediately following the workshop with alumns, employers, and fellow graduate students and postdocs.

Registration Required by October 23, 2014