Career webinars

VCU Alumni has partnered with Modern Career Advice to bring members the latest practical and actionable job search and career management strategies. MCA’s data-driven techniques have helped thousands of working professionals — from recent graduates to managers, directors and vice presidents — land the high-quality job offers they want and advance their careers.

VCU Alumni members receive free access to live and archived webinars. Register online now. Not a member? Join today.

Upcoming webinars include:

June 8, 2017
Consistently Win Offers From 64 percent of Your Interviews
Landing a job offer isn’t based on luck. The proper interview technique is data-driven and scientific with a proven track record. Sign up for this webinar to learn three techniques for winning offers from companies you once thought were beyond your reach, seven variables that control your ability to land offers and the underlying fundamental problem to why even successful people don’t land offers.

Sept. 14, 2017
How to Write Resumes That Convert Into 4x More Interviews
Writing a resume is one of the most difficult and misunderstood parts of the job search process. This webinar will share the techniques, strategies and frameworks that, on average, increase application-to-interview conversation rates. You’ll learn the most important variable that you control to increase resume conversion rates, the most common problem people make before they update their resumes and the real reason why applying for more jobs actually prevents you from landing the one you want.

Jan. 11, 2017
Why You’re Not Getting Promoted – Even When You Do Everything Right
You work hard, contribute to the team and get good reviews, but you still aren’t getting promoted. Why? It has little to do with your ability to do great work, your intelligence or your navigation of office politics. Sign up for this webinar to learn the two external variables that control how companies decide on promotions and how you can position yourself on the receiving end of it.

April 12, 2018
Successfully Negotiate Your Offer Letter/Salary Even if You Think You’re Bad at It 
Negotiation is one of the most important skills you can learn to ensure you get paid what you deserve. In this webinar, learn the three laws of negotiation based on science and logic, four cognitive biases that are necessary to successfully raise any offer letter/salary and why words mean nothing in negotiations.