Career Week

This year's Career Week will take place November 18- 22, 2013.
Students in a variety of majors and programs (and those who are undecided) will have opportunities throughout the week to explore exciting career options and opportunities.
Career Seminars

Broadcasting: TV/Film Industry Careers
CCM alumni will discuss their career paths:  Owner of Grey Sky Films; Graphics Playout Operator for MSNBC; Digital Projects Manager at American Movie Classics; film by Videographer on location in the Philippines.
Tuesday, TV Studio, 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Chemistry Intern Forum
A CCM student/alumni panel will discuss their internship
experiences at Pfizer, BASF, Elusys Therapeutics, Monmouth University, Montclair
State  University, and the Somerset County Environmental Education Center.
Tuesday, CH 100, 12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Industry Spotlight: Communication Jobs
*NEW* Department of Communication presentations: Radhika Marya, multimedia journalist for newspapers, public radio and online outlets, and most recently at the mobile-first Breaking News at NBC News, and Doug Looney, editor, designer and producer for television, film and commercials, and helps run ABCNEWS edit facility.
Wednesday, SCC 234A-B, 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Consider a Career in Corrections
Bobby Jordan, Retired Corrections Officer, Morris County Sheriff’s Department will present.
Tuesday, CH 265, 9:30 a.m.  - 10:45 a.m.; DH 157, 11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.; CH  265, 12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Criminal Justice Careers
Supervising Special Agent Kevin Conklin, Newark Office of the FBI, and Lieutenant Yvonne Christiano, Parsippany Police Department will present.
Thursday, DH 114, 12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Early Childhood Career and Transfer Options
Courtney Hartmann, College of St. Elizabeth will present.
Thursday, CH 271, 11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Graphic Design: The Intern Experience
Margaret Grzymkowski, Graphic Design student, will discuss her internship experience at Second Melody.
Tuesday, DH 254, 7:00 p.m. 

Hospitality Management and Event Planning
Julia Ramos, President of NJ Chapter of Meeting Professionals International (MPI) and Professor Linda Santangelo-Mosley, Co-chair of the Student Leadership Committee for MPI, will present.
Wednesday, SCC 234B, 2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Media Writing and Production: Film, Video, and Print
Join Lyn Marie McCullough, author, actress, scriptwriter, and former production coordinator at VH1/MTV, for a discussion about television production and writing for different media.
Tuesday, EH 205, 2:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Public Administration: The Top 10 Reasons for Pursuing a Public Service Career
Dr. Jack Bernardo, Public Administration faculty, will speak about public administration as a different kind of career.
Monday, SH 100, 2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Science Education: Funding Future Science Teachers in NJ
Dr. John Berger, Chemistry faculty, presents FAQs about the Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarships at MSU.
Thursday, CH 108, 12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)
CCM graduate and IT Director at Automatic Data Processing, Avni Shah, will speak.
Thursday, SH 100, 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. 
General Career Interest  

Career Choices

Lisa Volante, Counselor, Counseling and Student Success will offer tools to help you make the career decisions that dramatically impact your life.

Wednesday, SCC 234A/B, 12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.


Creating a LinkedIn Profile 
Connie Ward, PHR, C. Ward Consulting, LLC., will speak on the importance of a Professional Profile on LinkedIn and how, why and when to network.
Monday, CH 261, 9:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Job Searching and Interviewing Tips and Secrets

Career and Job Search Coach, Marc DeBoer, President of A Better Interview, LLC.

Friday, HH 111, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Negotiation - How to Get What You Want

Professor Jon Weiman, Pratt Institute, will speak on the art of negotiation.

Tuesday, DH 252, 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Networking: The Key to Success in Jobs and Life

Angela Kubisky, EVP / Membership and Marketing, Morris Co. Chamber of Commerce will share insights on developing networking skills. Light refreshments!

Monday, SCC 234A, 12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Playing It Safe: You and Cyber Security
Join us for a discussion about cyber security. Learn some tips and tricks for ensuring your cyber security.
Professor Joe Tamburelli will facilitate.
Wednesday, EH 217, 11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

The Successful Job Search

Rosemary Grant, Counselor, Career Services

Tuesday, DH 208, 2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Tuesday, DH 267, 3:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Wednesday, HH 204, 2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

What are Your True Colors? 

Edie Nelson, Counselor, EOF. Discover your personality type and careers best suited to you in this fun, interactive workshop.

Tuesday, SCC 234A, 9:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.




Career Services Office

Cohen Hall 203

Monday and Thursday
8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 


Monday and Thursday
8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.