Career Development Workshop Presented by Alyssa Degala


Session 1: Career Exploration 9:30 – 11:30 am

Time: What we will be working on:
9:30- 9:40 am Introduction about why we are having the workshop.
9:40- 10:20 am
  • Students will write down three of each:
  • Interests– What do you like?
  • Strengths– What are you good at? / What do others  say you are good at?
  • Values– What matters to you?
  • Students will then create their I-Statements
  • I want to explore a career that allows me to __(verb)_______.
  • I believe these strengths _(list strengths)____________ will help me in my future career because __________.
  • I want a career that aligns with my values: ____(list values)___________.
10:20- 10:35 am
  • First: Students will go to www.myplan.com.
  • Then: Take the 8 minute career values assessment.
10: 35- 10:45 am Snack & Stretch break
10:45 -11:30 am First: 10: 45 am

  • Check the Career Comparisons tab.
  • Check the Career Match tab.
  • Find three career options that aligns with your:
  • Interests, strengths, and values.

Then: 11:00 am

  • Conduct research on those career options using this table.
  • Utilize Career Website

Second Session 13:00 to 16:00

Time: What we will be working on:
13:00-14:00 Company will have their session.
14:00-14:20
  • Present about submitting a resume in America.
  • I will give tips for people with little to no work experience.
  • I will show an example of my resume.
  • Share template
  • I can give feedback on resumes they already have.
  • Give tips about cover letters.
  • Tell them about www.theforage.com
14:20-14:30 Break
14:30-14:50
  • I will present interview tips.
  • Show some demonstrations.
14:50-15: 30 Students will have hands-on practice.
15:30-16:00
  • Closing
  • Final thoughts
  • Students can share what they learned.