Summer 2013 Twitter Tuesdays: OLC Career Chats

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Summer 2013 Twitter Tuesdays: OLC Career Chats

By: Elizabeth Moffat
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This summer we launched a new initiative: Twitter chats. With the help of Career Services (@SFU_Career) and David Lindskoog (@lindenforest) we hosted biweekly Tuesday Twitter chats all summer long.

How It Worked

We asked participants to follow @SFU_Career, @SFU_OLC and @lindenforest, check out our schdule of topics and to join us every other Tuesday at 2pm.

Each week we previewed questions for the next chat, and asked students and staff to submit their own.

Each chat lasted for about an hour, starting with introductions, and then moving on to the five questions of the week. The hosts gave their own opionions and responded to posts from participants, as well as sharing links to useful related articles.

Summer Schedule

July 2: Job Search Tips and Tricks

July 16: Resume & Cover Letter Advice

July 30: Interviews: Preparation and Performance (Hosted by Co-op Student Advisor Jill Eddy: @JillEddy)

Aug 13: What Can I Do With My Degree?

Aug 27: Balancing Work and School

Stay tuned, because on September 17th we'll be launching the next round of Fall chats!

Beyond the Article

Posted on June 24, 2013