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Alum Connections: Bev Vandegrift

Virtual Event
Thursday, July 9, 2020
2:00-3:00 PM
An Insider’s Guide to Impressing Recruiters and Hiring Managers with Bev Vandegrift

“How do I distinguish myself from other candidates in job applications and interviews?” Bev Vandegrift, Co-Founder and Partner at Grindstone Recruiting, will be articulating the answers to this question in an upcoming virtual Q&A. For nearly 30 years, Bev’s work has placed the right people in the right jobs and has ultimately helped shape the technology landscape in Austin, Texas.

Bev will share some professional recommendations around writing compelling cover letters, communicating your professional story, tried-and-true interviewing techniques, and salary negotiation. You’ll also have an opportunity to ask nuanced questions on what to expect in the hiring process.

You should attend this workshop if you are:
A liberal arts and/or sciences student
Eager to learn how to differentiate yourself during the job search
Looking for strategies to impress recruiters and hiring managers

What you’ll gain by attending:
A strategy for how to write cover letters that stand out
Insights on how to match your skills to what employers want
An understanding of fool-proof interviewing techniques
Tips on how to negotiate salaries

RSVP now to reserve your spot. By signing up, you will receive an email with details on how to join this virtual session the morning of the session.

The LSA Opportunity Hub aims to deliver inclusive and accessible experiences and welcomes all LSA students to participate. If you require accommodations to participate in this event please contact Carla Huhn at or 734.763.4674. so we can make arrangements.

Please be advised that this virtual event will be recorded and may be published later at future date through LSA Opportunity Hub’s media channels. If you'd prefer not to be recorded, please make sure to mute your video at the start of the event. If you have any concerns or questions, please reach out to us at
Event Type: Livestream / Virtual
Tags: Alum Connections, Alumni, Networking, Professional Development, Recruiting
Source: Happening @ Michigan from LSA Opportunity Hub