This is a past event.
Inspired by our mission to empower alumni to plan, develop, and manage their careers for a lifetime by providing trusted, knowledgeable guidance and support, Alumni Career Engagement is excited to offer a week of virtual career programming designed to support you on your career journey. UVA alumni of all career stages and career affiliations are invited to join us for four days of learning, discussion, and networking.
All sessions are free; space is limited and available on a first-come basis; registration required.
LinkedIn for Job Searching
This interactive webinar will show how data reveals what matters most in today’s job market, contrary to conventional wisdom. Former LinkedIn staffer Jeremy Schifeling will share behind-the-scenes insights and help you optimize the rate of return on the jobs you apply for.
Monday, November 13, 12:30-1:30pm ET
Today’s Dynamic Job Market and the Job Search
Over the last few years, we’ve seen significant changes to the job market in the wake of the pandemic and other economic forces. Our panel of alumni talent acquisition experts will discuss current trends, and share insights and best practices you can use to steer your own process.
Tuesday, November 14, 12:30-1:30pm ET
What’s Next? Successfully Navigating Career Transitions
Whether your goal is to completely change careers, make a smaller pivot, or return to the workforce after a career break, career transitions require a strategy. Join us to learn how several fellow Hoos successfully navigated their own career transitions.
Wednesday, November 15, 12:30-1:30pm ET
ACS Virtual Drop-In Advising
If you are currently engaged in a job search or career transition, or if you are considering graduate school, we know you have questions! Join ACS Director Liz Sprouse for Q&A and submit your questions in advance.
Thursday, November 16, 12:30-1:30pm ET
Wanting to meet fellow Hoos in your field? Considering a career change to a new industry? Join us for an hour of coast-to-coast industry networking! We will go through four rounds per session.
- Monday, November 13, 3-4pm ET:
- Tuesday, November 14, 3-4pm ET:
- Wednesday, November 15, 3-4pm ET:
- Healthcare & Life Sciences
- Thursday, November 16, 3-4pm ET: