Video Series

virtual career readiness series

The Zhang Career Center has developed a video series addressing key topics related to career readiness.

Student Professional Readiness Series (SPuRS) credit is aligned with the following videos:

  • Best Practices for Interviewing - Foundational Leadership and Service
  • LinkedIn Tutorial - Foundational Professional Insight 
  • The Art of Negotiation - Advanced Personal and Interpersonal Knowledge

Instructions for completing these experiences and requesting SPuRS credit can be found in ExperienceWMU

Virtual Career Fair Prep


Video of Career Fair Prep Event 09_08_21

Town Halls

  1. Job search, internships and unemployment during COVID-19

Video of Zhang Career Center: April 2020, Town Hall #1

2. Ask an employer

Video of Virtual Town Hall: Ask an Employer

3. Ask a WMU alum
Video of Ask a WMU Alum 20200529 1705 1

Resume Building

1. Formatting and style

Video of Resume Formatting and Style

2. Header and introduction

Video of Resume Header and Education Sections

3. Experience

Video of Resume Experience

4. Optional sections

Video of Resume Optional Sections

Best Practices for Interviewing 

1. Basics

2. Preparation

3. First impressions

4. Answering questions and the STAR method

5. Asking smart questions

6. Closing and follow-up

The Art of negotiation

1. Part 1

2. Part 2

Business etiquette dinners

Part One

Video of Business Etiquette Dinner: Part I

Part Two

Video of Business Etiquette Dinner: Part II