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  • 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…

  • Feb
    11

    Terry Talks Eat More Chicken with Shane Todd (BBA 1993), Operator, Chick-fil-A

    • Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 5:30pm6:30pm

    Join us for a roundtable discussion with Shane Todd of Chick-fil-A. Shane is a 1993 alum of Terry and the J.M. Tull School School of Accounting. He has worked with Chick-fil-A for 20 years, operating two Chick-fil-A restaurants in the Athens area in addition to consulting the on-campus Chick-fil-A in the Tate Center.

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

    Terry Talks are sponsored by Textron, Inc.

  • Feb
    11

    WISE Presents: Women in Business: Achieve Greatness Through Leadership and Sport

    • Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 5:00pm7:00pm

    Jackie Cannizzo, the Executive Director for the JCI Foundation, will be speaking on achieving greatness through leadership and sport. The JCI Foundation is an organization focused on promoting women's leadership in business, often through athletics. It strives to reach collegiate women in order to connect them with successful professional women to mentor and advise them through college and beyond.   They use the experiences of fundraisers and leadership conferences to better understand the needs of young women in college as they look forward to their futures. She will be sharing info about how young women pursuing careers in business can benefit from education and mentorship of successful female professionals.  Come meet Jackie and hear her WISE words!

  • Feb
    11

    Terry Talks with David Salyers (BBA 1981), VP National and Regional Marketing, Chick-fil-A

    • Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 3:35pm4:25pm

    Join us for a roundtable discussion with David Salyers, VP National and Regional Marketing at Chick-fil-A. A friend once told him to "never speak about something unless you have passion for it!" - and he's kept that advice to this day, sharing his passion for helping others be remarkable in business.  Salyers has been on quite a journey. Having graduated from college on a Saturday morning, he started his career with Chick-fil-A before the day was over. Currently serving as the Vice President of National, Regional and Local Marketing for Chick- fil-A, Inc., David has invested his entire career as part of a team, committed to building the kind of company culture that people talk about! As a passionate student of life and business, he has spent over thirty years seeing the principles in his book play out corporately and in over 1,600 Chick-fil-A restaurants across the country. Serving as a board member for numerous non-profit organizations, and a few for-profit startups, has convinced him further that the principles contained within these pages are universally applicable. Having the unique opportunity to witness both great leaders and great organizations, he is energized to pass along the principles he has discovered from a personal journey, which can only be described as…Remarkable! Food will be provided for registered guests.

    Dress is business casual.  Terry Talks are sponsored by Textron, Inc.

  • Feb
    11

    UGA Career Center Presents: Federal Job Search 101

    • Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 3:30pm5:00pm

    Come learn what it takes to do a successful federal job search. Topics will include how to job search using USAJOBs, apply to student programs and internships and a review of the application process. Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Feb
    10

    Marketing Student Recruiting Event

    • Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 5:00pm8:00pm

    Networking and career fair for companies seeking juniors for summer 2015 internships or seeking May 2015 graduates for full time positions. Approximately 180 marketing majors will be in attendance. No cost to employers to attend.

  • Feb
    9

    UGA Career Center Presents: Job and Internship Searching Overview

    • Monday, February 9, 2015 at 3:30pm4:30pm

    In this presentation, students will learn the basics of how they can find a full-time position or internship and get started creating a personalized job search plan. Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Feb
    6

    Alum of the Day: Robert Aitkens, Law Offices of Aitkens & Aitkens, PC

    • Friday, February 6, 2015 at 2:30pm4:30pm

    Come meet Terry Alumni Board Member Robert Aitkens on Friday, February 6 from 2:30 - 4:30 p.m.

    Mr. Aitkens has practiced law in Georgia since 1979- earning his J.D. from Mercer University and holding a MAcc and BBA in Finance from the Terry College of Business. Students can sign up for 30 minute appointments to visit with Mr. Aitkens, ask him career advice and questions about pursuing law school, etc. Find a friend and get signed up!

  • Feb
    6

    Terry Talks “The Many Different Roles in an Investment Bank” with Tom O’Mara, CFA

    • Friday, February 6, 2015 at 12:20pm1:10pm

    Join us for a discussion with Tom O’Mara, a graduate of Villanova University and the University of Chicago. Tom has spent his entire career on trading desks on Wall Street from Lehman Brothers, Credit Suisse First Boston, Clarinbridge Capital, Cantilever Group and most recently Cowen and Company. His presentation will expose students to the many different roles there are in an investment bank. Food will be provided for registered guests. Dress is business casual. Terry Talks are sponsored by Textron, Inc.

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