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Meet Career Services

Meet Career Services

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Career Services staff presenting at National Faculty Meeting

Career Services staff presenting at National Faculty Meeting.

Senior Career Advisor Denise Pranke presenting at the Minnesota Career Development Association (MCDA) Conference

Senior Career Advisor Denise Pranke presenting at the Minnesota Career Development Association (MCDA) Conference.

Associate Director Dina Bergren presenting at the Minnesota Career Development Association (MCDA) Conference

Associate Director Dina Bergren presenting at the Minnesota Career Development Association (MCDA) Conference.

Career Services team volunteering at Second Harvest Heartland

Career Services team volunteering at Second Harvest Heartland.

Walden University's academic office in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Walden University's academic office in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Senior Career Advisor Denise Pranke's 10-year Walden anniversary.

Senior Career Advisor Denise Pranke's 10-year Walden anniversary.

Career Services team retreat

Career Services team retreat.

Career Services team members attending a National Career Development Association (NCDA) event

Career Services team members attending a National Career Development Association (NCDA) event.

Visiting with DBA alumnus at Walden Academic Residencies

Visiting with DBA alumnus at Walden Academic Residencies.

Walden Graduate Fair at Commencement

Walden Graduate Fair at Commencement.

Senior Director Lisa Cook's 10-year Walden anniversary

Senior Director Lisa Cook's 10-year Walden anniversary.

Career Services staff delivering a webinar

Career Services staff delivering a webinar.

Career Services team at the Minnesota State Fair

Career Services team at the Minnesota State Fair.

Congratulating EdD alumna at Walden's Research Symposium

Congratulating EdD alumna at Walden's Research Symposium.

Team attending the Minnesota Career Development Association (MCDA) conference

Team attending the Minnesota Career Development Association (MCDA) conference.

Associate Director Dina Bergren's 10-year Walden anniversary

Associate Director Dina Bergren's 10-year Walden anniversary.

Senior Director Lisa Cook with a Walden graduate and her family

Senior Director Lisa Cook with a Walden graduate and her family.

Webinars, Overviews, and Cafes

Craft Your Career Plan
What is your career goal for earning your Walden degree? Are you aiming for a new job, a promotion, or a raise? More than 5,000 proactive Walden students want to develop a career plan, according to the most recent Student Satisfaction Survey. All students are invited to join this webinar to gain new strategies for building experience, meeting new people and telling a new career story.

 

Career Services Overviews
During this fast-paced, 30-minute webinar, you will gain strategies for proactively managing your career throughout your academic program.  We will cover our most used resources and services and answer your questions.  Register to learn how we can support you in reaching your career-related goals!​


LinkedIn Café - Profile Basics*
Did you know a recent survey showed 94% of recruiters use LinkedIn in their hiring efforts? During this webinar for new LinkedIn users, we will provide an overview of LinkedIn and the key elements of building a strong branded profile. Please join us to learn how we can help you to maximize LinkedIn to reach your career-related goals!


Networking Cafe
Is the thought of networking in a room full of strangers intimidating? Do you wonder how to prepare and make your connections meaningful? Have you tried Walden Career Connections where you can IM chat virtually with up to 6 new connections within an hour from anywhere in the world? We’ll cover networking strategies that play to the natural strengths of both introverts and extroverts.


Resume Cafe
Thinking of updating your resume? Join us for Resume Café! During this interactive webinar, we will give you advice for developing an eye-catching resume and review the resources and tools available to you on the Career Services website to make the process easier.


Curriculum Vita (CV) Cafe
Many higher education teaching and research positions require a curriculum vita or “CV.” During our CV Café, we will review how a CV differs from a resume, describe the main sections of a CV, and share strategies for highlighting your accomplishments.


Recordings
*Please note, this program will be archived one week after live delivery.  Visit the Archived Webinars page to view prior recordings.