Professional Skills Seminar

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Purpose

The YSPH Professional Skills Seminar is a unique skill-building program meant to prepare MPH students for the multitude of professional tasks and challenges they will face as public health leaders.  Modeled on leading business school professional development programs, this intensive and interactive seminar will focus on building a constellation of essential skills that can be applied to classes and work. The seminar will be taught by a team of career development professionals, including coaches who will provide expert feedback.

Seminar Topics

  • Public Speaking & Presentation Skill Building
  • Crafting Your Resume
  • Cover Letters and Other Business Correspondence
  • Managing Your Online Presence Using Social Media
  • How to Conduct an Effective Internship Search
  • Successful Interviewing
  • Networking with Confidence

More information, including the syllabus, will be posted on: YaleClasses* V2