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Growing Your Career Workshops

growing-your-career-2021-banner.pngThe Northwestern Staff Advisory Council (NUSAC) hosted a virtual Growing Your Career Workshop in partnership with Human Resources on July 28, 2022. NUSAC seeks to help support the professional development of university staff by providing opportunities for learning and networking. 

The welcome session was kicked off by Joan Trimuel Williams, NUSAC Chair, and featured keynote speaker Lorraine Goffe, Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer. Following the welcome session, participants self-selected from a few session topics. These sessions were recorded, and you can explore the recordings and materials posted below.

Championing Your Career With Confidence

How can you be more proactive in your career growth, from where you sit? In this session, we will discuss opportunities you can step into today, to positively advocate for yourself and create your future.


Championing Your Career handouts

Rock Your Resume

Do you want to build your resume in a way that makes it stand apart from other resumes?  This session will offer helpful tips to improve your resume and highlight important elements to showcase your accomplishments.

Navigating the Job Search Process at Northwestern

Have questions about the job search process at Northwestern? In this session, we will walk you through what goes on behind the scenes and share tips on how to search and land the right opportunities.

Mastering the Interview: Informal and Formal

How do you make the most of your informal and formal interviews? In this session we share techniques on how to prepare for your upcoming interview. Learn more about interview skills and strategies such as the STAR method to make a good impression.


Mastering the Interview: Informal and Formal handouts: