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Next Week in Career Services, November 1st 


1. Job Search Strategies in a Tight Market
2. Behavioral Interviewing
3. Procurement, Acquisitions & Government Contracting
4. Find out more about these employers
5. Hot jobs: Interview on campus
6. Diversity Career Day
7. Extreme Entrepreneurship Tour

1. Job Search Strategies in a Tight Market workshop

Monday, November 1
5:30 - 7 p.m.
North Chesapeake Module
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2. Behavioral Interviewing workshop
Tuesday, November 2
3 - 4:30 p.m.
North Chesapeake Module

Did you know that there are behavioral based interviewers who seek to
uncover specific skill experiences and behaviors in candidates? Learn how to
handle these questions and present your skill set in the best light.
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3. Procurement, Acquisitions & Government Contracting career panel
Wednesday, November 3
5:30 - 7 p.m.
JC, Room F

Are you interested in making strategic business decisions? If so, you should
learn more about careers in acquisitions and contracting. Each day the
government depends on employees in procurement and acquisitions to buy
necessary products and contract for services using federal money. Hear from
a panel of professionals about their career paths in this growing field.
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4. Employer Information Sessions
Meet employers and find out more about working for their organizations at
these information sessions:

Korean Education Center
Monday, November 15
4 p.m.
JC, Room B

Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock Division
Wednesday, November 17
5 p.m.
Research I, Room 162

U.S. Peace Corps
Thursday, November 18
7 p.m.
Mason Hall, D3 A&B

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5. Hot jobs! Featured On-Campus Interviewing positions

The resume submission deadline for these On-Campus Interviewing positions is
Wednesday, November 3.

Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock Division
Position: Various engineer positions

Customer Value Partners
Positions: Information Systems Associate, Cyber Security Associate, Software

Position: Retail Leadership Development Program

Search for these and other positions on HireMason. Learn more about
on-campus interviewing.
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6. Diversity Career Day
Wednesday, November 3
University of Virginia, John Paul Jones Arena
Charlottesville, VA
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Diversity Career Day is open to ALL students who have an interest in working
for an organization that values diversity. Usually, more than 1,300 students
from 30 different colleges and universities throughout Virginia and
Washington D.C. attend.
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7. Extreme Entrepreneurship Tour
The Extreme Entrepreneurship Tour is the first-ever national
entrepreneurship tour, and it's coming to Mason! A high-energy event with
lots of music, movement, prizes and networking, the Extreme Entrepreneurship
Tour features the country's top young entrepreneurs and successful local
entrepreneurs from the D.C. metro area.

Thursday, November 4
1 - 5 p.m.
JC, Dewberry Hall

The tour is brought to you by the National Chamber Foundation, the Campaign
for Free Enterprise and iMADdu. Mason President Alan G. Merten will open the
event with Thomas J. Donahue, President and CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

Register today.
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