Attention all alumni and December 2013 graduates – IBM will be hosting a hiring event in Dallas on Thursday, Dec. 6 and Friday Dec. 7. Click here to learn more!
Employer Information Sessions This Week: Bank of America, J.P. Morgan, Sabre, Tutor Doctor, and Towers Watson23 Sep
The following employers will be on campus this week. Check CareerWorks for any additional details.
Monday, Sept. 24, 5:00 – 7:00 pm. SSB 3.107
Bank of America Merchant Services is looking for recent college graduates to join our premiere team of sales professionals in the Dallas, TX area with ongoing opportunities throughout the Unites States!
Sept. 26, 4:00-6:00 pm, JSOM Davidson Auditorium (JSOM 1.118)
Sept. 28, 3:00-4:00 pm, TI Auditorium (ECSS 2.102)
Sept. 26, Sabre will be on campus to share information about their Summer 2013 internships for Business Process Improvement, Business Analyst, Training, Marketing & Sales Process, Project Management, and Technical Writing.
Sept. 28, Sabre will be on campus to share information about their Summer 2013 internships for Java Developers, Developers, and Quality Assurance.
Thursday, Sept. 27, 6:00 – 8:00 pm, Career Center Seminar Room (SSB 3.107)
Sept. 26, JPMorgan Chase will be on campus to share information about their Technology Development and Internship Programs.
Sept. 27, JPMorgan Chase will be on campus to share information about their Operations Analyst Development and Internship Programs.
Wednesday, Sept. 26, 12:30 – 1:45 pm, SSB 3.107
Tutor Doctor is Seeking Tutors with Great Attitudes to join our tutor roster! Why join Tutor Doctor?
Friday, Sept. 28, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm, SU 1.614
Towers Watson is recruiting for actuary positions. They will collect resumes during the Sept. 28 presentation and then interview candidates later in their Dallas office.
Studies have shown that up to 93% of communication is nonverbal. Looks like the whole “it’s not what you say, it’s how you say it” thing is true! It’s important to remember this fact both at work and on the job search. Take a look at this article on interview body language by Jacquelyn Smith of Forbes for more.
Aren’t sure if your body language is good or bad? Schedule a mock interview with a Career Counselor and we’ll help you improve your nonverbal image. Call 972-883-2943 to set up your appointment.
You’ve finished your to do list for the day and you don’t have any more meetings scheduled. Time to catch up on celebrity gossip right? Wrong! There are always ways that you can use your slow time in a positive way. Take a look at these suggestions from Ariella Coombs from CareeRealism. Making yourself productive even when work is quiet will help you to stand out from the competition when it comes time for promotions!
Visit our new Pinterest page! We will be sharing tips for success, ideas for what to wear to interviews, online resources and more. Click here to learn more about Pinterest, which is the fastest growing social media platform. Happy Pinning!
August is almost here! As your summer jobs and internships are winding down this year, think about what you can do to leave on a high note. You always want to end with a great impression so you will be remembered for all of your great work – and so that you can maintain your networking contacts for the future. Take a look at these tips from Lauren Berger and the Huffington Post College.
It is important to realize that your resume serves more than one purpose. Sure, it tells a potential employer about your education, experience and skills, but it is also a sample of your writing and communication skills. Communication skills are important for all jobs, regardless of your field and making sloppy grammar mistakes are one way that employers eliminate candidates. Check out these grammar tips from Jessica Holbrook Hernandez of The Savvy Intern and take advantage of the Career Center’s resume editing services!