Competency 2: Oral/Written Communication Skills

 In developing competency two, you should be able to:

  • Articulate thoughts and ideas clearly and effectively to a variety of audiences
  • Demonstrate public speaking skills

Attend the following career events and workshops to develop competency two:

  • Business Etiquette Basics: A Special Dining Experience
    This interactive workshop provides tips on proper etiquette at a business-related networking reception. Dinner provided.
  • HSS: Table Talks with Nancy
    Your professional etiquette questions are answered by Nancy Doyle, etiquette specialist. 
  • Resume Writing Workshop
    Revamp your resume with tips sure to make you stand out to potential employers. Learn how to incorporate key words, and cut out those unnecessary. 
  • Speed Networking/Mock Interviewing Workshop
    If you had one short window of opportunity to tell someone about yourself in order to land your dream job, what would you say? What is your story? Think about what has shaped you to be the person that you are - your adversities, accomplishments, or passions. Come prepared with a short 1-2 minute narrative about yourself and practice it on faculty and staff.