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Cindy Morrin, Counseling Coordinator
Room A-221
Email: cuyamaca.career@gcccd.edu
Office Hours: Mon 8:00-6:00, Tues-Thurs 8:00-5:00, Fri 9:00-1:00
Phone: 619-660-4436

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Workshops & Special Events

Fall 2017 Workshops and Events

Fall Workshops (most Workshops will be held 12:00-1:00 in the Career Center unless otherwise noted)...


Weekly Resume, Cover Letter, Interviewing and Career Workshops: Mondays and Wednesdays 12-1 PM starting in October (sign up for whatever your Career need may be).

Follow-Up Resume and Career appointments Monday-Thursdays! 

All other Workshops and events (Scroll down for an entire list and details. Click the image and links below to download PDF flyers.)

Wed, 8/23 - Orientation to Career Services at the Resource/Involvement Fair, 11:30-1:30, Grand Lawn

Wed 9/13 – How to Choose a Major, 12-1pm
Free guide and links on How to Choose a Major

Wed 9/27 – The Art of Networking – Using Social Media, 12-1pm

Sat 9/30 – Got Plans 2017?, High School College & Career Fair, Grossmont College

Tues 10/10 - Navigating the Career Fair, 12-1pm

Wed 10/11 - Grossmont College Career Expo, Grossmont College

Tues 10/17 – Looking For Work in Your Field of Study? Job Placement Workshop, 12-1pm

Wed 10/25 - Career Education - High Wage Jobs and Opportunities, 12-1pm

Tues 11/7 – How to Conduct an Effective Job Search and Mastering the Interview12-1pm
Interview Workbook

Thurs 11/9 - Tech Talk Information Technology, 5:30-7pm, Grossmont College

Wed 11/29 – How to Choose a Major and Career12-1pm
Learn how to choose a major and a career you are passionate about!
Free guide and links on How to Choose a Major

Fri 12/1 - Men in Nursing Student Conference, 9-2pm, Grossmont College
This event is at Grossmont College. Please register at the link below.
Info and Registration

Wed 12/6 – How to Find and Apply for Internships – Get Ready for Summer, 12-1pm - CANCELLED WORKHOP!!!!!

Thurs 12/7 - In-Demand Jobs, 12-1 pm - NEWLY ADDED!!!!
San Diego's economy offers many engaging, fulfilling work opportunities! During this workshops, we'll share about San Diego's fastest-growing industries and occupations and help participants learn what they can do now to qualify for those job opportunities in the future.

Please check East County Career Center and Grossmont College Career Center for career-related workshops as well.

Spring 2018 Workshops and Events

Connect to Career Workshop Series (click on link to download flyer)

Wed, 2/7, 2-3pm, In-Demand Jobs
San Diego's economy offers many engaging, fulfilling work opportunities! During this workshops, we'll share about San Diego's fastest-growing industries and occupations and help participants learn what they can do now to qualify for those job opportunities in the future.

Wed, 2/14, 2-3pm, Preparing for Interview
A strong interview can mean the difference between "you're hired" and "don't call us; we'll call you." At this workshop, participants will learn strategies for interview success and engage in practice interviews with their peers.

Wed, 2/21, 2-3pm, Creating an Elevator Pitch
Elevator pitches are brief, rehearsed introductions that give potential employers a “highlight reel” of a person’s experiences and aspirations – answering the common “tell me about yourself” interview question. Participants will build a pitch that includes their passions, goals and qualifications, then practice their pitch individually and in groups.

Wed, 2/28, 2-4pm, Building a Résumé workshop (The workshop will last about 2 hours).
A great résumé is the key to landing job interviews. Participants will learn what it takes to build résumés employers will love. They will learn how to share about previous jobs, volunteer positions and other experience, then create a résumé on the spot.  

Wed, 3/7, 2-3 pm, CONNECT2Careers Registration Drive
The CONNECT2Careers portal gives students access to job postings, a peer job coach and resources like résumé templates and practice interview questions. In this workshop, we will bring the lab to you to get your registered.

Tues, 3/13, 12-1 pm, Employability Skills - What Employers Want!

Wed, 3/21, 2-3pm, In-Demand Jobs

Wed, 4/4, 2-4pm, Building a Résumé workshop (The workshop will last about 2 hours).

Wed, 4/11, 2-3pm, Preparing for Interviews

Tues, 4/17, 12-1pm, How to Navigate the Job Fair

Wed, 4/18, 2-3pm, Creating an Elevator Pitch

Wed, 4/25, East County Career Expo, Cuyamaca College

Wed, 5/2, CONNECT2Careers Registration Drive

Tues, 5/8, Employability Skills - What Employers Want!

How to Choose a Major Workshops (To Be Announced - TBA)!

Career & Job Fairs/Expos


Go to our Career Fair web page.

Also visit East County Career Center for more information on Career and Job Fairs in San Diego.

Career Classes

It is highly recommended that you take Counseling Classes to guide you through the career development process.

  • College and Career Success
  • Cooperative General Work Experience
  • Study Skills and Time management
  • Career Decision Making
  • Life Skills and Personal Adjustment
Last Updated: 11/22/2017

Contact

Cindy Morrin, Counseling Coordinator
Room A-221
Email: cuyamaca.career@gcccd.edu
Office Hours: Mon 8:00-6:00, Tues-Thurs 8:00-5:00, Fri 9:00-1:00
Phone: 619-660-4436

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