- Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Want to get real-world experience with a job that interests you? An internship is the best way to do this! Come hear from fellow students who have had successful internships, and get all of your questions answered.
- Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 6:30pm – 7:30pm
Hear from fellow students about how their early involvement in leadership conferences, case competitions, internships, and other company interactions helped them grow. This session will be most useful for freshmen and sophomores, but all students are encouraged to attend. Dress is casual and food will be provided.
- Monday, November 16, 2015 at 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Did you know that etiquette and communication skills are the #1 student weakness cited by UGA employers? During this workshop, the presenter will provide an overview of common professional etiquette challenges, such as participating in meetings, professional networking and appropriate use of phone, email, etc. Students will also have the…
- Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Robert Chanin has been in the financial services industry in Macon, Georgia for thirty-six years. He was trained as an Investment Broker by The Robinson - Humphrey Company in 1979 where he worked until 2007. For the last eight years, Robert has been Senior Vice-President/Investments and Portfolio Manager at Stifel Nicolaus & Company.
Robert received a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree from the University of Georgia in 1970. While at Georgia, Robert served on the Student Government Council, was President of the Inter Fraternity Council, Member of Blue Key, Gridiron Secret Society, and Sphinx. Robert also played on the University of Georgia Golf team.
Hear from Terry College alumni during a panel discussion and Q&A session. Don't miss this great opportunity to network with professionals and fellow students.
- Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at 4:00pm – 6:30pm
Salary research and negotiation can be a very tricky process to navigate. Attend this workshop to hear tips, tactics, and advice from Career Center staff and an employer for navigating such conversations as well as other factors to consider. After attending this event, students will be able to: Negotiate…
We all use social media, but not everyone uses it for their career. Come to this workshop to learn how these platforms can be a useful professional tool for you. In this workshop, we'll help you understand how a positive or negative social media presence can either help or hurt…
- Monday, November 9, 2015 – Friday, November 13, 2015
Taught by leading industry and academic experts, marketing researchers and managers will learn how leading firms increase sales, price products for increased profit, get maximum return from marketing dollars, and strengthen customer loyalty.
- Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 8:30am – 4:00pm
In its sixth year, the Professional Women's Conference will be held Thursday, November 5, 2015, and offers a day of networking and learning through keynote speakers, panel discussions and small group meetings with industry leaders, female executives and mentors. The conference has a distinct focus on personal and professional development, leadership and career growth. A networking reception the night before offers additional opportunities to engage and interact with top professionals.
Registration for this event will close October 26, 2015.
- Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 6:30pm – 7:30pm
Most people strongly associate with one or two of Deloitte's Business Chemistry Types that characterize their business behaviors. Learn about how the system was developed, the preferences of each of the four types, and how to use your Business Chemistry Type to market yourself.
- Tuesday, October 27, 2015 at 5:00pm – 6:00pm
Did you know that employers cite etiquette and communication as the #1 weakness of UGA students? During this interactive workshop, you will get the opportunity to learn some etiquette tips directly from a recruiter and a UGA Career Center staff member. We'll be discussing a variety of topics, including tips for…
- Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 10:30am – 4:00pm
Youth to Business, a movement that occurs all around the world, brings together the best and the brightest students with business leaders, thought leaders, and experts for a conversation about pressing youth issues. Students can expect to network before and after the event with executives from HP and…
- Thursday, October 22, 2015 at 5:00pm – 6:00pm
Do you need reference letters for an employer or graduate school application? This workshop will review the "do's" and "don'ts" of asking for letters of reference, including the components of a good reference letter and various ways that letters might be submitted to support your application materials. The presenter will…
- Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at 6:30pm – 7:30pm
Have you read Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In yet? Come discuss the book, the author's key points, and how you can use them in your journey to the business world. Treats and drinks provided. Reading encouraged, not required.
Did you know some jobs are filled even before they are advertised on a job board? You may ask yourself, "how can I apply for a position that is never advertised." The answer is simple: networking. Are you still a little perplexed about how to find…