Holy Family University Center for Internships and Career Services to Host Professional Week - March 11-15

The Holy Family University Center for Internships and Career Services (CICS) will host Professional Week March 11-15 on the University’s Northeast Philadelphia campus (9801 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19114), providing current students with strategies for crafting first-rate resumes and perfecting personal branding, tips for shining during the interview, and advice for effective networking.  The week will culminate with a career fair that will showcase a broad spectrum of career possibilities.

“We have designed these workshops with the goal of helping our students to become the most professional version of themselves, said Brett Fucci, CICS Interim Administrator “We are pleased to be able to bring these important career development, networking opportunities, resources, and tools directly to our students and are especially excited to welcome the input of two of our alumni in these workshops.”

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Professional Week activities will include:

Monday, March 11
Resume/Cover Letter Workshop, Campus Center - Room 115, 12:50 – 1:50 p.m.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to supercharge your resume and cover letter writing skills. Come join us at this engaging workshop and set yourself up for career success. Let's make your application shine! 

Tuesday, March 12
Professional Branding, Education & Technology Center Auditorium, 12:50- 1:50 p.m.

Presented by Karen Fox ’94 M’08 SVP, Talent Attraction & Engagement at Berkadia.

Your professional brand is your story, who you are and what you stand for.  Join fellow students and Karen Fox, a time-time HFU alum with over 20 years of experience in leadership and people development for this engaging workshop.  Karen is a Senior Leader in Human Resources and passionate about helping people find great opportunities and thrive in their careers!  She has taught “professional development strategies” at the Temple University Fox School of Business for more than 10 years and will share what you need to set yourself up for success.

Wednesday, March 13
7 Secrets of an Awkward Networker – Campus Center – Lower Lobby, 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Presented by Sean W. Hand, Founder of Selling by Hand

Throughout this highly engaging, entertaining, and insightful presentation, you will learn Sean’s seven secrets to being the best networker in any room!

Sean is an experienced networker, relationship developer, author, public speaker and creator of the Awkward Networker.  His presentations on networking, relationship development, and personal brand development have inspired thousands of people across the country.  A few lucky attendees will leave with a copy of Sean’s best-selling book That Was Awkward: 7 Secrets of an Awkward Networker!

Thursday, March 14

Interview Workshop, Campus Center -Room 113, 12:50-1:50pm

Take the first step towards acing your interviews and landing your dream job. Reserve your spot for this interactive workshop today and take your interviewing skills to the next level!

Friday, March 15
Career Fair, Campus Center Upper & Lower Lobby, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Make the most of your college experience by attending the Spring 2024 Career Fair! Meet with top companies representing all majors and fields, explore exciting opportunities, and take the next step towards your future career. We can't wait to see you there!



Jan Giel