Jamin McGinnis ?06 presented at the Aspire Conference in October 2021.
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The Aspire Conference has sessions to help you find opportunities easier, quicker, and more effectively!

Register today!

Attend the following sessions to level up your Handshake and LinkedIn skills:

Leveraging LinkedIn

1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, Todd Wehr Center 128s
Learn how to create a LinkedIn profile that brings your personal career story to life, whether you’re just starting out, seeking to advance, or making a career change.

Jamie Ryan, enterprise account director at LinkedIn, will offer tips on tailoring each section, starting with the key insight that a LinkedIn profile is unique and shouldn’t be approached exactly like a resume. Mr. Ryan will cover ways to add media to a profile, methods for showcasing accomplishments and aspirations, and specific examples of profile phrases and language that can help inspire your personal story and connect you to opportunity.

Getting Hired on Handshake

3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, Todd Wehr Center 128s
Don’t get lost in the sea of Indeed applicants. Use Handshake, Carthage’s job and internship platform, to find your next step. Hear tips from current employers on how to make your profile stand out and make Handshake work for you!

Presenters include representatives from:

  • Center for Urban Teaching
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • Carthage on-campus supervisors

See the full conference schedule

Sponsoring Department, Office, or Organization:

The Aspire Center

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