Bruin Career Insights
Produced by UCLA Alumni Affairs, The Bruin Career Insights series features distinguished alumni in a unique Q & A style discussion covering a variety of professional development topics to provide insight into specific professions, industries or skill sets. As a live series on YouTube, those watching have the opportunity to ask their own questions during the livestream. Past topics have included breaking into the entertainment industry, gaining insight into launching a start-up and preparing for your best interview.
JOB SEARCH TIPS FOR RETURNING TO WORK
Tuesday, August 21 at 6 p.m. PDT
Getting back to work after an extended leave is easier said than done. Whether you left to care for a family member, personal injury or to pursue a passion project, you can turn that gap in your resume into an asset for a potential employer. Tune in to the next episode of Bruin Career Insights on YouTube Live, as career counselor and coach Vicki Rothman ’85 discusses how to transition back to work after months or years of unemployment. She offers tips on how to communicate your transferable skills and how to rebuff the challenges you may encounter.