Panel to discuss job-seeking strategies

Panel to discuss job-seeking strategies
September 5, 2007

Phil Brozynski, Media Relations Manager
(630) 829-6094

The offices of Career Development and Alumni Affairs will host a panel discussion titled “What happened to my resume after I hit send?” from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 10 in the Krasa Center Presentation Room on the campus of Benedictine University. The panel discussion features human resource professionals and job seekers discussing such topics as networking with professionals, marketing yourself effectively, pro-active job search strategies, researching companies and organizations, making connections in your field of interest, and innovative resume writing and interviewing techniques. The event will begin at 6:00 p.m. with a light dinner. The discussion begins at 7:00 p.m. and will continue until approximately 9:00 p.m. The program is open to community members, Benedictine University alumni and current students. The cost is $10 for community members. There is a $5 registration fee for students which is refundable at the event. For more information or to make a reservation, call Julie Cosimo at (630) 829-6037 by October 5.


Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 56 undergraduate majors, 16 graduate and four doctorate programs. The Chronicle of Higher Education recently ranked Benedictine University as the seventh fastest-growing campus among private nonprofit master’s universities, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among the top 20 percent of America’s colleges for 2011. Benedictine University’s Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain’s Chicago Business as the fourth largest in the Chicago area in 2011.