Graduate Studies

Workshops

The Office of Graduate Studies is hosting a workshop series this spring. We will be offering several workshops for graduate students designed for professional development. Our fourth session will be held on March 3rd from 5:00pm to 6:30pm.

If you have any questions please contact Sydney Pontau at spontau@usm.maine.edu or (207) 780-4877.

LinkedIn: What's your online professional presence?

Did you know that LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional networking site with over 332 million members worldwide? And 94% of recruiters use LinkedIn to vet candidates? Every day LinkedIn averages 15 million profile views, 1.45 million job views and 44,000 job applications in over 200 countries. During this workshop we will dive into LinkedIn; learn what employers are looking for and why it should matter to you. Understand the in's and out's of LinkedIn, and how to start creating a strong online presence.