Let us help you in your career! The Alumni Association has partnered with CU Career Services to offer you a multitude of alumni resources, including job search and networking strategies, résumé and cover letter samples, interviewing tools and much more.

Whether you are a new professional, changing careers or reentering the workforce, we have events, workshops, teleclasses and webinars designed to meet your needs. 

Upcoming Events

 

May

Career FairAlumni Assessment Series: Realize Your Next Career Move

Mondays, May 1, 8, 15, 22 
6-9 p.m. MST

Cost: $85

Are you struggling about a possible career transition? Gain more clarity about your personality, interests, and strengths to help you better understand your career preferences. This series of 4 workshops covers the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, StrengthsFinder, and the Strong Interest Inventory with other exercises to help you identify your values and what’s important to you in your career. 

More Information

Call 303-492-6541 to register.


Webinar - Financial Freedom: Eliminating Your Debt

Thursday, May 11Linda Conklin
noon-1 p.m. MST 

Cost: Free

Linda Conklin, Career Coach

Are you concerned about your financial well-being?  Is credit card debt keeping you awake at night? Are you living from paycheck to paycheck without getting ahead? Please join us to learn how you can develop a healthy relationship with your money and start on a path to financial freedom.

In this webinar, you'll discover:

  • Discuss the principles of sound money management

  • Raise your awareness about your personal finances

  • Develop strategies to climb out of debt 

  • Create new ways to save money

Register today!


David HekmanWebinar: Leeds School of Business – Overcoming Biases to Advance the Underrepresented Workforce

Tuesday, May 16
noon-1 p.m. MST

Cost: Free

Dr. David Hekman, Associate Professor – Management & Entrepreneurship

If we know that race and gender balance pays, why do our organizations still remain unbalanced? It’s difficult not to make immediate unconscious inferences about people on the basis of race and sex and the challenge for future organizations will be to find ways to overcome these subtle, yet very powerful biases. In this webinar, Dr. Hekman will share his research around biases that currently exist and will provide ways to embrace diversity to effectively promote diversity in your organization. 

Register


June

Career FairHireDenver Alumni Only Career Fair 2017

Thursday, June 15
11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. MST

Cost: Free or $10 for Early Entry

Presented by HireTalent, Whether you are looking for a new career in education, investment banking, marketing, technology, media, consulting, health care, sales, government, or non-profit, you will find top employers at HireDenver 2017.  

Register


John HillWebinar: Leeds School of Business – Leveraging LinkedIn

Monday, June 20
noon -1 p.m. MST
Cost: Free

John Hill, Techstars

The importance of your network grows with time--join us for learning about networking and networking while learning.  John Hill will present a LinkedIn workshop on: 

  • What to include in your profile 
  • How to use LinkedIn to search for jobs and talent 
  • How to get people to view your profile 
  • How to increase your social media footprint 
  • How to leverage the CU Boulder and Leeds network 

Register here


Job Postings

Career BuffsIf you’re searching for a job or considering a career change, browse Career Buffs which includes job postings for alumni looking for entry level, 2-5 years’ experience, or more than 5 years’ experience. If you’re new to the tool, you will need to get your ID reactivated by calling Career Services at 303-492-6541.

 

Career Counseling

The world of work is constantly changing as are the needs and goals of today’s workforce. CU is committed to helping alumni manage their career transitions. Lea Alvarado and Jennifer Duncan are our two alumni career counselors and are available for appointment by phone, Skype, or in person. First two sessions are free and each additional session, up to six per year, is $30. Call 303-492-6541 to schedule an appointment.


Visit the Alumni Career Services website for more information.