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  • Mar
    4

    Terry Leadership Connection Lunch

    • Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 12:20pm1:10pm

    Terry Leadership Connection mentees are encouraged to join their mentors for lunch on Wednesday, March 4, during one of two sessions in 314 Sanford Hall.

    Sessions begin at 12:20 PM and 1:25 PM, and we will view a Ted Talk video followed by a discussion lead by mentors. Lunch from Einstein Bros Bagels will provided for registered guests.

    Dress is casual.

  • Mar
    3

    Terry Talks with Mark Travis (AB Econ, ‘84), CEO of Intrepid Capital Management, Inc.

    • Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 5:30pm6:30pm

    Join us for a roundtable discussion with Mark Travis, president and CEO of Intrepid Capital Management, Inc. based in Jacksonville, FL. Mark is a co-founder of Intrepid Capital and oversees the investment process at Intrepid Capital Management. He is also the lead portfolio manager of the Intrepid Capital Fund, the separately managed Intrepid Balanced portfolio and the Intrepid Capital, L.P. Mr. Travis is also a member of the investment teams responsible for the Intrepid Small Cap Fund, Intrepid Disciplined Value Fund, Intrepid Income Fund and the Intrepid Small Cap, Intrepid Disciplined Value and Intrepid Income portfolios. He has 30 years of experience in asset management. Mark received his BA degree in Economics from the University of Georgia in 1984 and is a member of the CFA Institute and the Ponte Vedra Rotary Club. Check out this Barron's article about Mark from 2011.

    Dress is business casual. Food will be provided for registered guests.

    Terry Talks are sponsored by Textron, Inc.

  • Mar
    2

    UGA Career Center Presents: Tweet This, Not That; Social Media and the Job Search

    • Monday, March 2, 2015 at 4:00pm5:00pm

    Few arenas offer the amount of risk and reward for your career more than social media. Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and other platforms offer plenty of opportunities for you to enhance your brand, or potentially damage your professional image. During this workshop, we will discuss a variety of social media Do's and Don'ts, including a general overview of good practices and tips for cleaning up your digital footprint!

    Students are welcome to bring along their laptops, tablets, or smartphones if they would like to follow along during the presentation.

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Feb
    27

    PwC Aspire to Lead Webcast with PwC CFO, Carol Sawdye

    • Friday, February 27, 2015 at 11:30am2:30pm

    I am excited to invite you to a very special global webcast which will broadcast live from London, Friday, February 27, 12:30pm ET.  The event is part of “Aspire to Lead: The PwC women’s leadership series,” which includes programs and workshops hosted by PwC to help college students build…

  • Feb
    27

    LOFT Shopping & Networking with WISE UGA registration deadline

    • Friday, February 27, 2015

    Once again, LOFT will be open late to host a private event for WISE UGA! Come update your professional wardrobe for upcoming job/internship interviews and our WISE Up career fair! All items will be 35% off. RSVP by February 27 to .(JavaScript must be enabled to…

  • Feb
    25

    (POSTPONED) Terry Talks with Angie Hall-Parks (BBA 1993), State Farm

    • Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 12:20pm1:10pm

    Join us for a roundtable discussion with Dr. Angie Hall-Parks. Dr. Hall-Parks is a Leadership Development Associate with the Executive Team of Agency Sales Services at State Farm Insurance Companies. In her role, she serves as an executive consultant and lead for the implementation of Excellence in Operations Management (Lean Six Sigma) across of functions of Agency Sales Services. Her professional background spans 10 years of organizational development education and experience and 20 years with State Farm.

    Dress is business casual and food will be provided for registered guests.

    Terry Talks are sponsored by Textron, Inc

  • Feb
    24

    UGA Career Center Presents: How to Communicate Like a Pro

    • Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 6:00pm7:00pm

    Communicating with confidence can propel your college experience, career and life in unimaginable ways. It will make you a better leader, it will help you form deeper relationships and it will help you gain confidence in yourself. If fellow students believe in you, you can spark social change. If employers in believe you, they will hire you. If your chapter or organization believes in you, you can better recruit and spread your message. And if you believe in yourself, anything is possible.

    This program is presented by Antonio Neves, Director of Higher Education for about.me. Antonio is a nationally recognized college leadership speaker, millennial expert and award-winning journalist (NBC, PBS, BET, Nickelodeon, etc). An in demand speaker, Antonio has keynoted at Stanford University, University of Southern California, Syracuse University, University of Louisiana Lafayette, Georgia State University, Drexel University and more. As Director of Higher Education for about.me, Antonio regularly facilitates personal branding workshops on colleges campuses nationwide. A former NCAA Division I student-athlete, Neves is the author of Student Athlete 101. Antonio holds a BBA from Western Michigan University and a MS from Columbia University.

  • Feb
    24

    UGA Career Center Presents: Career Advice for First Year Students

    • Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 4:00pm5:00pm

    Wondering if you need an internship this year? How can you start growing your resume? What should you be focused on accomplishing this year? Learn what you should be doing now to get ahead! We will address all of these great questions, and more!

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Feb
    23

    UGA Career Center Presents: Show Me the Money; Salary Negotiations and Choosing an Offer

    • Monday, February 23, 2015 at 3:30pm4:30pm

    In this workshop, students will learn how to evaluate offers and negotiate salary and other benefits.

    An employer will help present this information and answer student questions.

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Feb
    18

    UGA Career Center Presents: Careers Working Abroad

    • Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 6:00pm7:30pm

    In this interactive seminar, students will hear from employers and individuals that have lived and worked abroad. Come prepared to ask the panel your questions about working abroad!

    Panelists include: The Peace Corps, Trade Secure & more.

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Feb
    18

    Terry Talks Behind the Seams with Karen Stein (BBA 2013), Spanx

    • Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 5:00pm6:00pm

    Join us for a roundtable discussion with Karen Stein of Spanx. Karen graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2013 with a BBA in Marketing & International Business and a minor in Spanish. In June of 2013, she began her role as Brand Marketing Coordinator at Spanx, the leading shapewear brand founded by entrepreneur Sara Blakely. She informs new product development through consumer and market insights, develops new product strategy, creates seasonal marketing campaigns, product names and taglines, and writes customer facing materials for e-commerce, retail and wholesale channels. Outside of work, Karen serves on the Spanx Philanthropy board, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta FJC, and is also a volunteer advocate for the Alzheimer’s Association of Georgia. 

    Dress is business casual and food will be provided for registered guests. Terry Talks are sponsored by Textron, Inc.

  • Feb
    18

    Alum of the Day: Matt Hene (2003), Partner, Ironwood Insurance Services

    • Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 1:00pm4:00pm

    Come meet alum Matt Hene on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. A 2003 graduate of the Terry College of Business, Matt holds a degree in Risk Management and Insurance. Matt has been in the insurance business since 2003, specializing in the property and casualty area. Prior to joining Ironwood, he was with Palmer & Cay and McGriff Seibels and Williams, where he brokered and serviced middle market to large risk management accounts with complex insurance needs. Matt's experience includes designing, negotiating and servicing insurance programs in various locations throughout the United States and internationally. He has extensive experience servicing the real estate, media/communications, manufacturing, restaurant/hospitality and staffing industries. Matt belongs to a number of business and industry associations, including AYREP, ARDA and NAIOP. Students can sign up for 30 minute appointments to meet with Matt, ask him career advice, questions about the insurance industry, etc. Don't miss out on a great opportunity to hear from a devoted Terry alum who enjoys helping students.

    Find a friend to join you and sign up!

  • Feb
    17

    UGA Career Center Presents: Basic Interviewing

    • Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 4:00pm5:00pm

    Come and learn the basics of interviewing; types of interviews, basic questions, how to prepare, dress, and much more! Open to all students!

    • Business Professionalism Certificate Program
    • FACS Professionalism Certificate Program

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Feb
    13

    UGA Career Center Presents: Deloitte Mock Case Interviews

    • Friday, February 13, 2015 at 1:00pm4:00pm

    Location: Richard B. Russell Special Collections Library, Room 285 Students who are searching for consulting positions have the likelihood of being faced with a case interview.  These can be very different from your typical interview questions so it can be very helpful to practice!  These 30-minute mock interviews…

  • Feb
    12

    UGA Career Center Presents: Networking 101

    • Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 5:00pm6:00pm

    Come and learn the basics of networking and its benefits in your job search.  Discover what you can do right now to ensure you have a strong and flourishing network when you need it. Open to all students! Business Professionalism Certificate Program FACS Professionalism Certificate Program Recommended dress for…

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