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  • Sep
    15

    UGA Career Center Presents: Career Fair Prep: How to Stand Out from the Crowd…

    • Monday, September 15, 2014 at 5:30pm6:30pm

    Did you know? At the 2013 Fall Career Fair: Only 53% of employers thought students were dressed appropriately Only 38% of employers thought students greeted them appropriately Only 21% of employers thought students successfully sold their skills and experience Only 21% of employers thought students used an effective elevator pitch Only 26% of employers thought students…

  • Sep
    15

    UGA Career Center Presents: Twitter Chat: Career Fair Tips

    • Monday, September 15, 2014 at 12:00pm1:00pm

    Get your career fair questions answered by employers and career consultants before the Fall Career Fair on September 17th! All you need to do is tweet a question using #UGAjobchat or email your questions to Laura Garcia at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)/*= 0){out += unescape(l…

  • Sep
    11

    SMIS presents: State Farm

    • Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 7:00pm8:00pm

    State Farm, well known for being a "good neighbor" by "being there" for their customers, was founded in 1922 by retired farmer and insurance salesman George Jacob "G.J." Mecherle. State Farm now insure more cars and homes than any other insurer in the U.S., and they are…

  • Sep
    9

    SMIS presents: CTS

    • Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 7:00pm8:00pm

    CTS is a privately held, regional IT consulting firm that provides business intelligence, quality assurance, application integration, software development, and portals and collaboration consulting services to enterprise clients. CTS has offices in Atlanta, Ga.; Birmingham, Ala.; Charlotte, N.C.; Chattanooga, Tenn.; Nashville, Tenn.; and Mobile, Ala. Food will be provided.…

  • Sep
    9

    UGA Career Center Presents: Résumé Critique Days

    • Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 10:00am3:00pm
    • Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 10:00am3:00pm
    • Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 10:00am3:00pm
    • Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 10:00am3:00pm

    Drop by the Tate Grand Hall to receive a 10 minute critique of your résumé.

  • Sep
    9

    Project Management

    • Tuesday, September 9, 2014Friday, September 12, 2014

    This Project Management course provides 35 hours of project management education, meeting education requirements for both PMI's Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) ® and Project Management Professional (PMP) certifications. Additionally, the program awards Continuing Education Units (CEUs) upon request.

  • Sep
    8

    UGA Career Center Presents: Networking: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

    • Monday, September 8, 2014 at 5:00pm6:00pm

    In this in interactive presentation, students will learn what networking really means: how to build effective professional relationships. We will showcase real examples of "the good, the bad, and the ugly" ways students can network in various professional settings in regards to email correspondence with employers, in-person introductions and more.

  • Sep
    8

    Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification

    • Monday, September 8, 2014Friday, September 12, 2014

    This five-day engagement brings together supervisors and mid-level managers across service and manufacturing industries who strive for flawless execution, want to improve their processes, and drive efficiencies in their companies. The course is led by Mary McShane-Vaughn, PhD and former ASQ Black Belt Exam Chair. McShane-Vaughn brings 15 years of experience…

  • Sep
    4

    SMIS presents: KPMG

    • Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 7:00pm8:00pm

    KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory services firm, operates from 87 offices with more than 23,000 employees and partners throughout the U.S. KPMG's purpose is to turn knowledge into value for the benefit of their clients, their people, and the capital markets. Food will be provided. Dress is…

  • Sep
    4

    Terry Alumni Panel: Networking and Business Etiquette

    • Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 5:30pm6:30pm

    Are you prepared to handle the challenges of the professional world? This session will provide an overview of business etiquette, including how to behave in meetings, appropriate communication strategies, and tips for navigating awkward workplace situations. Hear from panelists Ashlee Aurandt (Office of Governor Nathan Deal), Rajiv Rattray (SunTrust), Aaron…

  • Sep
    4

    J.M. Tull School of Accounting Career Fair

    • Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 3:00pm7:00pm

    The J. M. Tull School of Accounting Annual Career Fair connects almost 400 UGA undergraduate and graduate accounting students with 50+ firms/companies. Attendance is reserved for accounting majors and recent accounting alumni only.

  • Sep
    3

    UGA Career Center Presents: Careers in Consulting

    • Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 6:00pm7:30pm

    This event will include a panel of consulting professionals from a variety of firms. Students will have the opportunity to hear the professionals describe their careers in the consulting industry, the hiring process for consulting roles, tips for those interested in pursuing the field, and much more. There will also…

  • Sep
    3

    UGA Career Center Presents: 7 Steps to Becoming a LinkedIn All-Star

    • Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 5:00pm6:00pm

    This workshop will cover LinkedIn basics.

  • Sep
    3

    Terry Talks IT Consulting and Business Writing with Christy Overall

    • Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 12:20pm1:10pm

    Christy Overall is a 2005 graduate of the Terry College. She has been actively involved in IT consulting as a generalist, filling multiple roles while ensuring continual process improvement and effective delivery. She has worked in various industries including food service, staffing, non-profit, telecommunications and government. In her community, she has…

  • Sep
    2

    SMIS presents: EY

    • Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 7:00pm8:00pm

    EY is committed to building a better working world – one with increased trust and confidence in business, sustainable growth, development of talent in all its forms, and greater collaboration. Food will be provided. Dress is business casual.

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