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Preparation + Opportunity = Success
Career Month - April 2024

Mark your calendar! The entire month of April is dedicated to supporting your career journey with FREE workshops and classes planned to help you prepare for job & internship opportunities. Plus, we have two amazing career fairs with local employers hiring full-time, part-time, and internship positions!

Events

Join us at one of our many events to help prepare you for opportunities and meet with local employers. To Register click on the links below.

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EVENTS

Join us at one of our many events to help prepare you for opportunities and meet with local employers. To Register click on the links below.

Career Fairs

  • April 4, from 12:30pm-2:30pm on the Upper Quad (near Bldg. 100) of the Aptos Campus.
    Career Prep Event

    Take a headshot for your LinkedIn Profile, pick out some professional clothing, and have your resume reviewed or learn what you can do with your major.

    • Career Closet Pop-up! Free, gently used clothing to get you interview ready.

    • Smile! Professional headshots for LinkedIn.

    • Resume reviews.

  • April 10, from 11:00am-1:00pm on the Upper Quad (near Bldg. 100) of the Aptos Campus.
    Aptos Career Fair: An In-person Event
    Register Here. See the Employer List.

    This event is open to students, alumni and community members. Visitors to campus will need to purchase a daily parking permit. You can buy a daily parking permit for $4.00 in any of the student parking lots from parking permit dispensers located in the lots.

  • April 16, from 12:00–2:00pm,in the Multipurpose Room of the Watsonville Center
    Watsonville Career Fair: An In-person Event
    • Career Closet Pop-up- Free, gently used clothing to get you interview ready.

    • Smile! Professional headshots for Linkedin

    • Resume reviews

    Register Here. See the Employer List.
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WORKSHOP
Resumé Writing Workshop

Monday, April 8, 1:00–2:00pm

Learn how to showcase your skills and land that job interview. In a workshop setting students learn the foundational techniques and formats for drafting a well-written resumé that highlights skills, education, and experience.

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WORKSHOP
Linkedin Workshop

Monday, April 15, 12:00–1:00pm

Develop a LinkedIn profile that stands out. Learn more about harnessing the power of online networking and job searching through LinkedIn.

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WORKSHOP
Interview Prep Workshop

Wednesday, April 24, 4:00–5:00pm

In a workshop setting, students prepare for and practice professional interviews and learn interview etiquette for before, during and after an interview. Even if you don't have one scheduled, interview preparation can help you feel more confident when you receive an interview invitation and might help land the next great job or internship.

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CLASSES
Career Skills Classes

Cabrillo offers classes that provide in depth custom support for your career development.

They are FREE, self-paced programs that will take your resume, job search and career skills to the next level—helping you stand out in the screening, interview and onboarding process.

Your Future Starts Here!

If you have questions about Career Month, send an email to studentjobs@cabrillo.edu or visit the Career Services home page.