Career Workshops

The ECRC hosts a variety of career-related workshops throughout the year. Many events require advance registration through Engineering Careers, by Symplicity.

Students talk to presenter at ECRC career workshop

For the Fall 2021 semester, the ECRC is offering two options for you to access our workshops on career preparation. For a more lecture style approach, we invite you to attend our virtual presentations via Zoom on the specific topics listed below. These live presentations will be scheduled for one hour and will allow time at the end of the presentation for student questions. If you have any accommodation requests for our virtual workshops, please email ecrc-info@umich.edu.      

In addition to our live presentations via Zoom, you can also access the slides for our workshops at any time by clicking on the title of each workshop below which will enable you to download the slides with the ECRC notes.

ECRC Job Search Bootcamp
Fall 2021 Workshops
Workshop Presentation Slides 

ECRC Job Search Bootcamp

Dates: August 16th-August 19th

To help you jumpstart your job search, the ECRC is hosting a Job Search Bootcamp August 16th-19th to get you ready for the upcoming fall recruitment season before classes begin on August 30th. We’ll kick off the bootcamp on Monday, August 16th with a workshop focused on resume writing. On Tuesday August 17th, we’ll be discussing job search strategies and provide you with actionable steps for starting your job search. The final workshop will be held on Wednesday, August 18th and will focus on best practices for interview preparation.

We’ll conclude our Job Search Bootcamp with 15 Minute Resume Critiques on August 19th from 9am-5pm ET facilitated by ECRC Career Advisors. You’re welcome to attend all of the components of the job search bootcamp or pick and choose the ones you’re most interested in. We hope to see you there! You can find the workshop links and information below. More information regarding 15 Minute Resume Critique sign-up will be coming soon.

Introduction to Resume Writing
Time: Monday, August 16th 1-2pm ET
Zoom Link: https://umich.zoom.us/j/91095417642

Job Search Strategies
Time: Tuesday, August 17th 1-2pm ET
Zoom Link: https://umich.zoom.us/j/96414339715

Interview Preparation
Time: Wednesday, August 18th 1-2pm ET
Zoom Link: https://umich.zoom.us/j/93653147814

Workshops for Fall 2021

Please check back in August for workshop dates and more information. The ECRC typically presents workshops on the following topics:

  • Introduction to Resume Writing
  • Career Fair Preparation
  • Strategies for a Successful Job Search
  • U.S. Job Search for International Students
  • Interview Preparation
  • Evaluating Job Offers
  • Networking 101

** Please check Engineering Careers, by Symplicity for specific ENGR 196/400 Workshop dates and RSVP requirements

Workshop Preparation Slides

To Learn More About Specific Career Related Topics, Please Click on the Presentation Slides Below:

DISABILITY ACCOMMODATION NOTICE ​
Please let us know how we can ensure that our events are inclusive to you. What accommodations or access needs can we help facilitate? Email the ECRC at ecrc-info@umich.edu to let us know what accommodations you may need.