Portfolio Center Launch Pad

Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 1:00pm to 5:00pm

623 S. Wabash Ave., 307 623 S. Wabash, Chicago, IL, 60605

Career and portfolio strategies to ignite your career.

1 pm   
Improving Your Web Presence
Your web presence often makes an impression before you do. Join us for strategies to improve your professional impact, downplay personal information and get your work noticed.
2 pm – Concurrent Sessions
Job Search Strategy            
Get the full overview of what it takes to land work in your industry. Effective resume and cover letters, a strong portfolio, a solid network, and a smart strategy will help you find quicker success.          
2 pm
Freelancing Essentials
Planning to strike out on your own? Get a primer on the most important things to know as you get started: from an overview of marketing and business plans, to financial considerations.
3 pm (drop in)
Virtual Job Fair/ColumbiaWorks Demo
2 – 5 pm
Portfolio and Web Portfolio Reviews: Walk-in
Get personalized feedback on your portfolio or walk through website best practices. Reviews are 15 minutes long and first-come, first-served through the afternoon.
3 – 5 pm
Resume and Cover Letter Reviews: Walk-in
Before your materials go out, get a final round of feedback on these important job search tools.  Reviews will be 15 minutes long on a first-come, first-served basis.


Event Type



Career Center, Students



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