Career Services to Host “First Impression Networking Night” – Northern Star

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Two businessmen network at a conference while having a drink. The “First Impressions Networking Night” will take place on Tuesday, November 15 in the Capitol Room at Holmes Student Center. (Photo courtesy of Getty Images)

DeKALB – On November 15, from 6-7 p.m., NIU Career Services is hosting a “First Impression Networking Night” in the Capitol Room at Holmes Student Center.

During this event, students are invited to practice their networking and communication skills. Attendees will receive a selection of prompts to mimic real networking opportunities.

After that, participants will receive constructive criticism intended to help them achieve greatness and success in their next interview or networking opportunity.

According to Career Services, they have received positive feedback from students at past events. Many students said they wish they had been able to participate earlier in their academic journey and that these events help them gain confidence.

Career Services invites students to take advantage of this opportunity to improve their networking skills and gain more experience.

The event is aimed at students and alumni and attendees must register via Huskies are hired.