Upcoming Events
5 p.m.
What does it mean to be professional? In this highly interactive workshop, you will learn about professional communication, judgment, dress, and organization culture based on feedback from employers.
5 p.m.
Job fairs don't have to be daunting. With a little preparation and focus, job fairs can be the gateway to your new career. We'll show you how to research employers and develop strategies for maximizing your time at the job fair. We'll also discuss ways to engage and communicate with employers during the fair.
5 p.m.
Job fairs don't have to be daunting. With a little preparation and focus, job fairs can be the gateway to your new career. We'll show you how to research employers and develop strategies for maximizing your time at the job fair. We'll also discuss ways to engage and communicate with employers during the fair.
11 a.m.
Whether you're a hiring manager or a soon-to-be graduate, this is your chance to network with hundreds of employers, organizations, and Ball State University students in search of internships and full-time employment. Each year, more than 300 employers and nearly 2,000 students participate in our two Cardinal Job Fairs. We're leading the way in career placement outcomes.
5 p.m.
Critical Thinking is consistently ranked as one of the top skills employers look for in interns and new hires. In this highly interactive session, you will develop and utilize critical thinking strategies to solve a problem.
5 p.m.
What does it mean to be professional? In this highly interactive workshop, you will learn about professional communication, judgement, dress, and organization culture based on feedback from employers.
10 a.m.
In part 1 of a 3 part series, student employees will gain a better understanding of who is a customer, how to communicate well with customers, and the basics of good customer service.
2 p.m.
In part 1 of a 3 part series, student employees will gain a better understanding of who is a customer, how to communicate well with customers, and the basics of good customer service.
5 p.m.
Critical Thinking is consistently ranked as one of the top skills employers look for in interns and new hires. In this highly interactive session, you will develop and utilize critical thinking strategies to solve a problem.
10 a.m.
The phrase "transferable skills" is used frequently when helping students write a résumé, but many students still aren't sure what skills they are currently developing with their on-campus job. In this session we will identify what the National Association of Colleges and Employers recognizes as a transferable skill and how to help your student employee see the value in the work they do in your department.
2 p.m.
Working with others is a part of everyone’s job on some level, and sometimes it can be difficult. Working with people from different generations can be one of the trickiest parts of working with others, but it doesn’t have to be. This workshop will help participants understand what makes a generation different than another. By the end of this presentation we hope that you have an understanding and appreciation for all generations represented in your office space.
2 p.m.
In part 2 of a 3 part series, students will participate in an escape room-style challenge utilizing the principles of workplace problem solving and teamwork.
5 p.m.
Have you ever found yourself wondering if an employer will look at your Instagram account? What does your social media presence say about you? Come to this highly interactive session to learn how to manage your social media professional brand and make it work for you.
10 a.m.
Writing a great job description can be somewhat of an art. Understanding the basic structure of a job description can help make the piece of artwork come to life. This session will walk participants through the basic design of a well-crafted job description. We will then take it a step further and help you write a job posting for Cardinal Career Link that is likely to catch the eye of a student looking for an on-campus job.
2 p.m.
In part 3 of a 3 part series, students will gain valuable practice using the standard Ball State, multi-line phone system and general phone etiquette, including leaving a voicemail and asking clarifying questions.
5 p.m.
What does it mean to be professional? In this highly interactive workshop, you will learn about professional communication, judgment, dress, and organization culture based on feedback from employers.
5 p.m.
Critical Thinking is consistently ranked as one of the top skills employers look for in interns and new hires. In this highly interactive session, you will develop and utilize critical thinking strategies to solve a problem
10 a.m.
In part 2 of a 3 part series, students will participate in an escape room-style challenge utilizing the principles of workplace problem solving and teamwork.
1:30 p.m.
Successfully completing an EPAF can be tricky business. In fact, it's the one step in the process that most supervisors and administrative coordinators have the most questions. This session will help clear up any questions you may have and run through the general process of getting your students set up in Kronos.
5 p.m.
How would you describe a leader? Join this interactive workshop to learn about defining leadership, leadership styles, and how you can enhance your own leadership skills.
9 a.m.
In part 3 of a 3 part series, students will gain valuable practice using the standard Ball State, multi-line phone system and general phone etiquette, including leaving a voicemail and asking clarifying questions.
5 p.m.
Have you ever found yourself wondering if an employer will look at your Instagram account? What does your social media presence say about you? Come to this highly interactive session to learn how to manage your social media professional brand and make it work for you.
10 a.m.
Learn step-by-step how to hire a new student. This hands-on workshop will discuss how to get a student hired into your department. Topics will include: job postings, receiving applications and interviewing, completing a Workflow and an EPAF, and getting set up in Kronos. This event is great for someone who is new to hiring and supervising students or an experienced supervisor who would like a quick refresher.
5 p.m.
Collaborating with others is a skill needed in every industry. In this highly interactive session, you will learn and practices strategies for working with others to achieve a goal.
2 p.m.
Writing a great job description can be somewhat of an art. Understanding the basic structure of a job description can help make the piece of artwork come to life. This session will walk participants through the basic design of a well-crafted job description. We will then take it a step further and help you write a job posting for Cardinal Career Link that is likely to catch the eye of a student looking for an on-campus job.
5 p.m.
Critical Thinking is consistently ranked as one of the top skills employers look for in interns and new hires. In this highly interactive session, you will develop and utilize critical thinking strategies to solve a problem.
5 p.m.
What does it mean to be professional? In this highly interactive workshop, you will learn about professional communication, judgment, dress, and organization culture based on feedback from employers.
10 a.m.
Working with others is a part of everyone’s job on some level, and sometimes it can be difficult. Working with people from different generations can be one of the trickiest parts of working with others, but it doesn’t have to be. This workshop will help participants understand what makes a generation different than another. By the end of this presentation we hope that you have an understanding and appreciation for all generations represented in your office space.
10 a.m.
The phrase "transferable skills" is used frequently when helping students write a résumé, but many students still aren't sure what skills they are currently developing with their on-campus job. In this session we will identify what the National Association of Colleges and Employers recognizes as a transferable skill and how to help your student employee see the value in the work they do in your department.
5 p.m.
Attend this highly interactive workshop to demystify networking. You will learn about resources to assist you with networking as well as practice skills for engaging with your network.
5 p.m.
Collaborating with others is a skill needed in every industry. In this highly interactive session, you will learn and practices strategies for working with others to achieve a goal.
5 p.m.
Attend this highly interactive workshop to demystify networking. You will learn about resources to assist you with networking as well as practice skills for engaging with your network.
5 p.m.
What does it mean to be professional? In this highly interactive workshop, you will learn about professional communication, judgment, dress, and organization culture based on feedback from employers.