Faculty Resources

Don't cancel that class!

Let the Brand YOU team at Career Services fill in for you!

If you are unable to teach class on a given day for any reason, give us a chance to use that time to directly influence your students' academic and personal success!

Career Services will cover your class with your choice of one of our 50-90 minute career workshops. Our workshops taught in a fun interactive format that are a combination of lecture, group discussions, activities, videos and self-reflection. The Brand YOU curriculum is designed to give students the professional edge needed to launch a career that puts their passions and talents to work in their chosen field of study.

Career Services will meet with the class during its regular class time, take attendance, present on a career topic, and provide students with an evaluation of the workshop.

Workshop Topics

Brand YOU
This 60-minute interactive workshop gives students an overview of the services offered by the Anderson Career Services including career planning and counseling, resume and cover letter development, and job/internship search. Students will learn about the Lobo Career Connection database and the registration process to search for jobs, internships, and to sign up for on-campus interviews.

Resume Redux
A 60 to 90-minute lecture that can be tailored to meet the specifications of your course! Students will work on personal branding and apply their brand to their resume. We will discuss common errors, tips, tricks, and LinkedIn online resumes.

Professional Communication
In this 60-minute presentation students receive practical tips on how to construct their message and communicate effectively across a variety of platforms and situations.

LinkedIn: In Depth!
In this practical workshop, students will create or enhance their LinkedIn profiles with emphasis on expert tricks to make the most of their online presence. Topics include: profile optimization, advanced search techniques, and online networking.

Selling Yourself in the Interview
This presentation will help students realize the importance of interview preparation. We will provide the steps to research the company, prepare an opening statement, and answer common and tricky interview questions using the STAR technique. Students will learn what to expect during the interview process and how to clearly communicate their strengths, skills, and qualifications during an interview.

Business Etiquette Workshop for Future Professionals
This 60-minute workshop will help students gain knowledge of the rules of etiquette to establish the confidence and polish needed for professional business interactions. We will cover the appropriate way to communicate in the business world: shaking hands, making introductions, corresponding by e-mail and in written format, appropriate dress, dining etiquette, cell phone use, and social media.

Schedule a Workshop

Contact Florencio Olguin by email at folguin@unm.edu to discuss how we can partner to create a presentation that will meet your class needs. Let us know your schedule needs as soon as possible. Classes are subject to availability.