Career & Employment Events
Madison College campuses and buildings are currently closed in response to COVID-19. However, we do offer on-demand online and live virtual events via video conferencing (WebEx).
Our event topics range from choosing a career path to helping you find employment.
- Career Planning Workshop - Virtual Live
In this workshop, you will gain insight into how your interests, skills and values play a role in choosing a career. You will also learn about online tools for exploring careers/programs, and college resources to support your career success!
Register for a Career Planning Workshop Virtual Live event, delivered through a WebEx conference call.
If you need further assistance after the workshop, we encourage you to follow up with a career advisor or counselor to discuss your career goals. Contact the Student Success Center at (608) 246-6076.
- Career Planning Workshop – On Demand (online)
Welcome to the free Online Career Planning Workshop. You will be introduced to the career planning process and how to make informed decisions about your career. You will also be guided through the process using Focus2, an online career development tool.
Download and use the Participant Worksheet (PDF, 178KB) to record information and navigate the workshop process.
If you have questions regarding Focus2 or need additional career planning assistance, please contact the Student Success Center at (608) 246-6076. We encourage you to follow up with a career advisor or counselor to further discuss your career planning. You might also consider registering for a 1-credit Career Development Course for a more in-depth career exploration opportunity.
- Networking Etiquette Technology Conference
The NET (Networking, Etiquette and Technology) event is a hands-on conference where a variety of professionals present employment-related topics to support career development among Madison College students.
The 7th Annual NET Conference for students Fall 2020 date and offerings coming soon.
At this event, students learn:
- How to make a good first impression
- How to succeed in their job search and in the workplace
- Practical tips and tools through hands on interactive sessions
There will also be an opportunity to interact and practice skills learned with peers and local employers throughout the day.
WHAT PAST PARTICIPANTS HAD TO SAY...
“I was blown away by the event. It exceeded my expectations. I liked that it was formal, yet inviting. I felt "spoiled" by all the amenities.”
“I left feeling empowered.”
“A very educational and yet entertaining time.”
- Part-Time Job Fair
GET CONNECTED WEEKS! Save the Dates!
Madison College Career & Employment Services and Student Life Volunteer Center are going VIRTUAL with their annual Get Connected event.
Part-time Job Fair: Monday, September 28 – Thursday, October 1
Volunteer Fair: Monday, October 5 – Friday, October 9
What are the unique features of this year’s virtual event?
· Live sessions by employers and nonprofit organizations. Links will be provided to help students access their virtual platform room.
· Access part-time jobs and volunteer opportunities anywhere, any time during designated dates.
· Pre-recorded sessions on how to best connect with employers and preparation for a great virtual experience
Part-time Job Fair – Masaya Xiong: email@example.com
Volunteer Fair – VolunteerCenter@madisoncollege.edu