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Mission

The Career Development Center at Chicago State University prepares students and alumni to leverage their academic and leadership experiences to cultivate fulfilling experiential learning and employment opportunities through individualized support and access to cooperative employer partnerships. We help to define, build, and enhance individual growth for lifelong career success.

Announcements

Chicago Northwest Career Fair hosted by United Career Fairs

Monday, December 17th, 2018 – 6pm Sharp

Embassy Suites

1939 N. Meacham Rd.

Schaumburg, IL 60173

Our career fairs focus specifically on Sales, Business Development, Sales

Marketing, Customer Service, and Retail & Sales Management jobs, and offer individual, face-to-face time with hiring managers from a variety of different companies.

Here’s how it works: we will welcome you with a formal executive presentation in which each company will introduce itself and the opportunities they offer. You will then be free to meet with hiring managers from each company that has attracted your interest. At the same time, you will be able to network not only with various employers, but also with other professionals.

Be Sure To: Arrive early, dress for a professional interview (business professional

required), and bring 10-15 copies of your updated resume!

For more info or to get registered, visit us at our website!

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Meet face-to-face with area employers who have openings right now!

Job Fair of Tinley Park

Monday, December 10, 2018

10:00AM - 1:00PM

Tinley Park Convention Center & The Holiday Inn Hotel

18501 Convention Center Drive

Tinley Park, IL 60477

Job Fair of Chicago

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

10:00AM - 1:00PM

University of Phoenix Ballroom

203 N. LaSalle Street, Main Entrance, First Floor

Chicago, IL 60601

The Multi-Profession Diversity Job Fair of Oak Brook

Thursday, December 13, 2018

10:00AM - 1:00PM

Embassy Suites by Hilton - Chicago Lombard Oak Brook

707 East Butterfield Road

Lombard, IL 60148

Free to Attend!

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We've added a pdf on preparing your resume for federal jobs; the document is located in the career document library.

In your sophomore year, you're starting to imagine what you want to do when you graduate. A career in the financial services industry is a great place to start, and to grow. The Sophomore Leaders Conference is designed to be a best-in-class program to pipeline high-potential candidates. Wells Fargo will focus on candidates from diverse backgrounds who are female, American Indian/Alaskan Native, Asian, Black or African American, Hispanic or Latino, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, two or more races, LGBTQ, military veterans or students with disabilities for our sophomore summer program.

During this special three-day conference, you will get a better understanding of the options available to you within Corporate and Commercial Lending, Enterprise Staff groups, and the Wealth and Investment Management business.

You will network with your peers and Wells Fargo team members while learning how Wells Fargo delivers financial services to individuals, mid-sized, corporate, and other large-scale companies.

The conference also includes the chance to interview for some of our selective paid summer internships — a great place to start your career and build your resume.

For more information and to apply, visit the link below.

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Starting in Fall 2018: A relatively small scale recruiting effort will be performed to fill outreach and office positions, including Recruiting Assistant, Office Operations Supervisor, and Clerk positions.

Starting in January 2019: The Census Bureau will begin opening 40 Area Census Offices (ACOs) to support the first large field operation, Address Canvassing. The recruiting effort will take place from January 2019 to June 2019.

Starting in June 2019: An additional 208 ACOs will begin opening to support all field operations conducted in the year 2020. The recruiting effort will take place from September 2019 to February 2020.

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DoSomething.org is one of the largest global orgs for young people and social change. Our 3.6 million members tackle campaign that impacts every cause, from poverty to violence to the environment to literally everything else. Any cause, anytime, anywhere. Check out our website for scholarships tied to our campaigns. There is never a GPA or essay required.

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About Our Services

You must register with CCN to use our services. Once registered, you may:

  • Search for jobs posted exclusively to Chicago State University; search the Jobs Central® national job board and the Intern Central® national internship board.
  • Build a résumé with Résumé Builder, or upload a résumé file to Resume Central® so you can apply directly to jobs and/or allow it to be searched by employers (if you so authorize). Your résumé will be reviewed by our office and must be approved before it can be sent to employers or submitted online to posted jobs.
  • Build an online portfolio in Career Portfolio Central® to support your résumé and demonstrate your best work to employers.
  • Review your job search history. Report offers/hires.
  • Receive emails about programs, services and job-related topics.
  • Gain access to announcements, upcoming events, career advice documents, career advice videos, podcasts, and career articles from over 125 authors.
  • Manage your on-campus interview schedules.
  • Services for CSU students and alumni include:
    • Help Choosing a Major/Career Path
    • Career Planning
    • Professional Development Workshops
    • Internship Opportunities 
    • Job Search Document Assistance (Cover Letters, Resumes)
    • Job Search Assistance
    • Application Assistance (Graduate School, Internship, Fellowship, etc)
    • Career Assessment
    • Personal Branding 
    • Career Fairs and On-Campus Recruitment Interviews