Say it like it is: Skills translation
Disciplinary content knowledge and jargon can often disguise our hidden assets, skills, and talents. Learn to distil the core transferrable competencies that many employers seek in this knowledge-based economy. Discover untapped skills from your graduate and life experiences and translate them into high-currency skills for your résumé. Come and practice translating academic and scholarly work into tangible skills that attract potential employers.
Presented by Kara Renaud, Career Services.
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Career Corner is a professional development workshop series where everyone from graduate students to established faculty members can learn how to advance their academic careers, publish and market their research, improve their lesson planning and teaching skills and find out about careers outside of academia. The workshops are free and open to all Congress attendees.