PackPros

Student-centric workshops to get your foot in the door and land the dream job.

Professionally dressed female students talks with another

PackPros is a FREE professional development and career readiness series led by career ambassadors and leading employers from around the region. From LinkedIn to cover letters, students share their most useful job-seeking tips like:

  • Preparing for Career Fairs
  • Preparing Resumes
  • Covering Cover Letters
  • Prepping for the Interview
  • And more!

Peer-to-peer education combined with on-line resources and employer advice will ensure that you are career ready.

Find and register for PackPros workshops in your ePack Pathway.

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Extra Boost: Become PackPros Certified

Become PackPros certified by attending seven workshops and completing the PackPros Pathway in ePACK. Select the professional development topics that interest you most from the list below.

Once you’re PackPros certified, you’ll receive a professional development certificate, t-shirt, and invitation to our catered PackPros celebration.


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PackPros Details

When: Mondays and Tuesdays at 5 p.m. (lasts 45 minutes)
Where: 4280 Talley Student Union *unless otherwise noted below.
Register: Go to the events tab (in the workshop area) in ePACK
Questions? Email career-development@ncsu.edu

Fall 2019 ProPros Workshops

JCPenney Suit-Up Event: Up to 60% Off
Join us as we suit-up at JC Penney at a steep discount on select men’s and women’s career dress apparel. Student ID required. Transportation available.
Sept 8, 2019 | 6 – 9 p.m.
North Hills Mall

Preparing for Career Fairs
They’re your big chance to make a great first impression. Learn how to strike up the right conversation.
September 9 | September 10

Preparing Resumes
Job recruiters, on average, spend six seconds looking at your resume. Make them take a second glance with these tips.
September 16 | Tuesday, September 17

Covering Cover Letters
They’re your chance to humanize your application and show a bit of your personality, but how much do you show? We’ll tell you.
September 23 | September 24

Learning LinkedIn
Round out the perfect job application with a stunning LinkedIn profile. Job recruiters will look at it. We promise.
September 30 | October 1

Networking on LinkedIn
Never before has it been easier to connect with potential job offers and hiring managers online. We’ll show you how.
October 7 | October 8

Career Readiness
Find out if you’re ready for the next step.
October 14 | October 15

Prepping for the Interview
It’s the make-or-break moment: The interview. Being prepared for it isn’t just a good idea, it’s a necessity.
October 21 | October 22

PackPros Employer Takeover:
Acing Interviews and Salary
October 28 with Allscripts | October 29 with Eaton

PackPros Employer Takeover:
Succeeding in your Internship or First Job
November 4 with Northwestern Mutual | November 5 with Caterpillar

Creatively Searching for Jobs & Internships Using ePACK
November 11 – Talley 3210 | November 12


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