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Check out the TPE YouTube channel for recorded sessions

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  • Check out the TPE YouTube Channel for videos, webinars, and other resources to assist candidates in the job search and career development process! Past webinars from this fall can be found on the YouTube page including:

    Job Search 101
    Resume 101
    Navigating TPE on a Budget
    Candidate Orientation
    Navigating TPE with a Marginalized Identity

  • Considering attending TPE Onsite Event in Austin, Texas in March 2020? Heard some rumors about TPE from former participants and want to know what is fact versus myth? Want to learn more about how TPE can support you during your search? Join the Candidate Development team for a conversation on What TPE Can Do For You! Get to meet the candidate development team, debunk some TPE myths about the candidate experience, and learn about some resources and initiatives that the Candidate Development team has prepared for you!

    This event previously took place.  You can check out the recording here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WnCpuqd0zZU&t=8s

  • The Placement Exchange (TPE) is now accepting applications for the TPE Academy, formerly known as TPE Bootcamp. TPE Academy is a semi-structured preparation and networking opportunity dedicated to developing candidates for a wholistic student affairs/higher education job search. The program will last 8-10 weeks and is a blend of virtual and in-person engagement. This tiered support and experiential learning opportunity will allow participants to…

    - Prepare for TPE Onsite before, during, and after the event
    - Have a 1:1 coaching/mentoring relationship with a seasoned practitioner in the field
    - Network with other TPE Academy cohort members while navigating the job search process
    - Invest in the future of the student affairs profession

  • The Placement Exchange (TPE) is now accepting applications for the TPE Academy, formerly known as TPE Bootcamp. TPE Academy is a semi-structured preparation and networking opportunity dedicated to developing candidates for a wholistic student affairs/higher education job search. The program will last 8-10 weeks and is a blend of virtual and in-person engagement. This tiered support and experiential learning opportunity will allow participants to…

    - Attend TPE Onsite as a candidate and attend the TPE Academy workshop on Wednesday, March 25th, 2020
    - Be an active participant in the goal setting process and follow through on all assignments as outlined in the TPE Academy Curriculum
    - Respond to all materials received from the TPE Candidate Development Subcommittee in a timely manner
    - Maintain meaningful contact with your coach via phone, email, and/or virtual meetings
    - Be prepared and on time for all virtual meetings with your coach
    - Participate in scheduled virtual engagement office hours hosted by the TPE Candidate Development Subcommittee
    - Participate in the entirety of the TPE Academy experience (February 2020-May 2020)

  • TPE Employers - Are you thinking about recruiting at TPE Onsite in Austin in March 2020? Are you unsure of what TPE Onsite encompasses? Join the TPE Employer Development team for a TPE 101 discussion in preparation of the registration.

    During this conversation we will discuss registration for TPE 2020 in Austin, explore assessment data from past employer attendees, and share what the Employer Development team has in store to support your recruitment efforts and onsite experience!

    You can view the webinar in the registration link below or here: https://youtu.be/YjXX_BQjWuc

  • Are my housing and residence life experience useful in different departments? Can I move from student conduct to student activities? What is the transition to a different department like? Join the Candidate Development Team to learn more about transitioning to a different department leveraging your current (and useful) skills! LAst year, 63% of TPE Onsite jobs were in Housing and Residence Life.  And, almost 40% were in other functional areas.  At TPE, you can apply for and interview for jobs in many different functional areas.  This session will feature a panel of student affairs professionals who will detail their experiences transitioning into and out of different departments so you can be more ready to interview for different types of positions. 

    Previously Recorded : https://ufl.zoom.us/rec/share/z8NvF_LorHxOGa
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  • Got any questions before TPE 2020? ? Last minute clarification before TPE 2020? Join the Candidate Development Team for a candidate Q & A before TPE 2020!
    This session will be an opportunity for candidates to ask the Candidate Development Committee some questions before TPE 2020!

  • The Employer Development Subcommittee is a subset of the larger TPE Planning Committee focused on Employer Engagement before, during, and after the annual TPE onsite event. We look forward to connecting with and aiding employers throughout the TPE experience.

    During this conversation, we will discuss interview logistics for successful interviewing at the TPE Onsite event in Austin, TX.  Topics will include:
    - Interview Structure, Questions, and Format
    - Training your Recruitment Teams
    - Creating and developing effective candidate communication plans

  • Not quite sure how to navigate TPE as a member of a marginalized community? Want to learn more about how to share your identity and personal experience in a job search process? Join the Candidate Development Team to seek advice and wisdom from larger quantity of professional!
    In this webinar, we will discuss the topic of navigating TPE as a member of a marginalized community.The panelists will have an opportunity to detail their experiences as well as provide some tips and tricks about sharing their identity and personal experience in the interview setting and job search process. By having a panel of seasoned Student Affairs professionals this will provide TPE Candidates the opportunity to seek advice and wisdom from a larger quantity of professionals.