Please watch the following two videos prior to attending the workshop on Wed, August 5th.

Why I Matter

In the U.S., individualism and independence are valued characteristics and can be seen in various aspects of American society: social, academics, and the job search.

Marketing Yourself in the US

As the American job search is self directed, students are expected to market themselves. Emphasis is placed on the importance of a personal story as well as an explanation of how the cover letter and resume and how the story comes through in these documents.