Keep your Career Momentum Going with These Upcoming Events

You’ve been working hard to achieve your 2019 career goals, and now is a great time to check in on your progress! To help you stay on track, your UMUC Career Services has a lot of great upcoming career events for you to attend. Learn how to navigate the federal government hiring process, how to get experience while keeping your day job, how recruiters make their hiring decisions, and more. Continue below for more information and to register.  

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Lead the Way: Getting to Know Your Management Style

EDITOR’S NOTE:  We officially changed our name from University of Maryland University College (UMUC) to University of Maryland Global Campus (UMGC) on July 1, 2019. News stories posted on the Career Connection blog are now using the new UMGC name. However, because the transition to the university’s new name will take several months to complete, you may still see the UMUC name, logo and look on our website and other materials through early 2020. 

What kind of leader are you?

If you’re a manager, you’ve probably pondered your own leadership style—and with good reason. The role of a leader is to inspire and guide a team as they work to achieve a goal. To have a great team, you need a strong leader. And when your team shines, your supervisor takes notice.
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Events to Reach Your 2019 Career Goals

EDITOR’S NOTE:  We officially changed our name from University of Maryland University College (UMUC) to University of Maryland Global Campus (UMGC) on July 1, 2019. News stories posted on the Career Connection blog are now using the new UMGC name. However, because the transition to the university’s new name will take several months to complete, you may still see the UMUC name, logo and look on our website and other materials through early 2020. 

Fall is almost here, which means it’s a great time to check on the progress of your 2019 career goals! To help you stay on track, here are some upcoming career events for you to attend. Learn how to jumpstart your career in the intelligence field, how to gain experience while keeping your day job, what recruiters look for in candidates, and more. Continue below for more information and to register.
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Five Ways Volunteering Impacts Your Career

EDITOR’S NOTE:  We officially changed our name from University of Maryland University College (UMUC) to University of Maryland Global Campus (UMGC) on July 1, 2019. News stories posted on the Career Connection blog are now using the new UMGC name. However, because the transition to the university’s new name will take several months to complete, you may still see the UMUC name, logo and look on our website and other materials through early 2020. 

Volunteering allows you to give back to your community and provides personal and professional growth. Whether you are serving on a community association board, raising money for scholarships, or organizing an event, these are just some of the types of opportunities you could participate in to put your current skills to work and to develop new ones. However, before deciding to volunteer, consider the following:

  1. Why do you want to volunteer?
  2. How will volunteering for this organization help you reach your goal?

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Heat Up Your Career with these June Events

Summer is almost here, which means it’s a good time to check in on your 2019 career goals! Are you still looking for that new opportunity? Then plan to attend the June In-person Recruiter Session on June 27. Before you attend, you’ll have the opportunity to prepare at one of two online prep sessions on June 20 or 25. If you recently graduated with a liberal arts degree, plan to attend the upcoming webinar on June 4 for tips on how to get the most out of it.

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