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How to Navigate Your Internship and Job Search Checklist

All job seekers


YouthMappers students and alumni – join us this month for a five-part workshop series on professional development and job application prep.

About this event

Find details for the five events in July below. Workshops will be held live from 12:00-13:00 and 16:00-17:00 UTC. We’ll help you improve your resume, write an unforgettable cover letter, craft expert emails, build your LinkedIn presence, and nail the interview. This series is made possible by our Everywhere She Maps program.

Boost Your Resume/CV

Time, date, timeframe: July 8, 12:00-13:00 UTC and 16:00-17:00 UTC

Join Everywhere She Maps, a YouthMappers program, for tips and tricks to improve your resume. The ultimate goal for any resume is to receive an invitation to interview, and we will help you get there. Come prepared with your current resume and questions!

Write Memorable Cover Letters

Time, date, timeframe: July 13, 12:00-13:00 UTC and 16:00-17:00 UTC

Impress hiring managers with unforgettable cover letters that showcase your expertise and enthusiasm. In this workshop, we will walk you through the essential elements of a cover letter, how to customize your letter for each application, and tips for discussing your passion and personal experiences while maintaining professionalism.

Communicate Professionally

Time, date, timeframe: July 20, 12:00-13:00 UTC and 16:00-17:00 UTC

From emails to video chats, text messages to social media, professionals today need to be able to communicate effectively and efficiently across a wide range of platforms. Join this workshop for plenty of examples and tips to ensure your message reaches the right audience, in the right way so you can achieve your goals.

Build Your LinkedIn Presence

Time, date, timeframe: July 22, 12:00-13:00 UTC and 16:00-17:00 UTC

LinkedIn has become an invaluable resource for job-seekers and hiring organizations alike. It is incredibly important that students dedicate time to building a comprehensive profile and networking on the platform. Join us to learn how to create your profile and use the platform to search for jobs and grow your network.

Ace the Interview

Time, date, timeframe: July 27, 12:00-13:00 UTC and 16:00-17:00 UTC

You’ve researched and networked to find a great internship or job opportunity, worked hard to submit a top-notch application, and put your best foot forward on LinkedIn — the last step before receiving an offer is the critically important interview. During this workshop, we’ll provide guidance on how to succeed before, during, and after the interview, whether it is virtual or in-person.


A reminder email with the Zoom link will be sent directly to you from two hours before the event, and you can access the Zoom link through the online event page.

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Virtual event

Date: Tuesday, July 13, 2021
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Timezone: UTC (check your local time here)

Registration required? Yes

Cost: Free

Full event details: How to Navigate Your Internship and Job Search Checklist

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