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Learn about yourself, explore your values, interests, personality, and skills, and align your skills and interests through discernment workshops! Receive resources you can utilize to explore majors, industries, and discover career paths. These workshops are ideal for students who are uncertain about their major, or know their major and are beginning the exploration of industries/career paths.


Career Exploration

Have you begun to think about what you would like to do after your PhD or postdoc? This seminar will demonstrate a method for career exploration and connect you with career resources, including myIDP, ImaginePhD and the Notre Dame alumni network.
Monday, December 7, 1:00-2:00pm 

Online Presence

Learn how to effectively showcase your qualifications, interests, and goals online through a professional website and sites such as LinkedIn and Irish Compass.
Monday, December 14, 12:00-1:00pm

All About Assessments

Learn about the diverse array of career assessments available to intentionally reflect on your values, interests, personality, and skills and to apply what you learn in applications, networking situations, interviewing, career exploration, and more.
Monday, January 11, 4:00-5:00pm


Did you know that you are more likely to achieve your goals if you write them down? This session will focus on creating an Individual Development Plan (IDP), which includes incorporating goal setting into your professional and career development, reflecting on your strengths & development areas, and generating SMART goals.
Monday, January 18, 3:00-4:00pm 

One-on-One Appointments

One on one career consulting appointments will be available every day from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. Appointments with Career Consultant can be scheduled through Handshake.
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