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.
Alumni Assessment Series: Realize Your Next Career Move
Mondays, May 1, 8, 15, 22
6-9 p.m. MST
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.
Call 303-492-6541 to register.
Webinar - Financial Freedom: Eliminating Your Debt
Thursday, May 11
noon-1 p.m. MST
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
Webinar: Leeds School of Business – Overcoming Biases to Advance the Underrepresented Workforce
Tuesday, May 16
noon-1 p.m. MST
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.
HireDenver 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.
Webinar: Leeds School of Business – Leveraging LinkedIn
Monday, June 20
noon -1 p.m. MST
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:
If 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.
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.