COM Faculty Partner with Career Services to Aid Student Job Hunt

Published March 15, 2017 This content is archived.

Associate Professors Michael Stefanone and Melanie Green recently partnered with UB Career Services and the Center for Education Innovation to offer a series of workshops entitled, "Telling My Story." The pilot program, offered to fifteen students from a variety of disciplines, will aid participants in developing greater digital media literacy to enhance their job opporutnities after graduation. Employers no longer look at just a resume and cover letter, Career Services asserts, but look at an applicant's online presence, and this online representation can impact whether or not a candidate is hired. Workshops will cover topics including the power of narrative, public speaking, creating effective images and producing successful videos. 

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