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Calendar

Mar
23
Thu
Business Career Fair @ Graham Center (GC) Ballrooms
Mar 23 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Career Fair Event Details

Date: March 23, 2017
Time: 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Location: FIU – GC Ballrooms

 

What is the Business Career Fair?

The Office of Career Management Services (CMS) is hosting The College of Business’ Career Fair offered exclusively for FIU Business students and alumni. This event is much more targeted than a traditional career fair and is designed to allow for meaningful, one-on-one interactions between employers and students.

Students will have an opportunity to visit each employer’s booth to discuss the various job and intern areas within their company.

Who Can Attend?

The College of Business Career Fair is intended for business students and alumni. Freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduates students are all encouraged to attend. It is an opportunity to network with employers and learn about their job and internship opportunities.

Employer Benefits of Attending

  • Meet accomplished FIU Business students and alumni
  • Hire talent for your organization
  • Build a pool candidates for future hiring needs
  • Increase your company’s visibility on campus
    Employer Registration

Student Benefits of Attending

  • Discover job and internship opportunities
  • Network with employers
  • Learn about companies
  • Practice your networking skills
    Student Registration
Mar
24
Fri
Professionalism 101 Webinar @ Webinar - this is online
Mar 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Professionalism 101 Webinar
Friday, March 24 at 1 p.m. (Eastern Time)

Speaker: Brianne Ross, Associate Director of Alumni Relations, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

First impressions are made within 7-17 seconds. Learn tips on resumes, cover letters,  and interviews. This session covers a little bit of everything as you prepare for your next job or internship interview! Students and advisers can register here.

Mar
28
Tue
Career Expo – BBC @ Wolfe University Center Ballrooms
Mar 28 @ 9:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Career EXPO is the premier professional development and recruiting event at the Biscayne Bay Campus for all FIU students and alumni. Over 140 recruiters from over 60 employers and 30 industry leaders will be in attendance and to provide internship, employment and networking opportunities.

The next Career EXPO will be held in Spring 2017:

Date: March 28, 2017

Time: 9:30am – 3:00pm

Location: Wolfe University Center (WUC) Ballrooms, Biscayne Bay Campus

Employers Attending Career EXPO

Career EXPO Schedule

  • 9:30am – 11:00am – Career Smart Talks
  • 11:00am – 2:00pm – Employer Showcase and Recruitment (Career Fair)
  • 2:00pm – 3:00pm – Career Smart Talks

Career EXPO Tips and Requirements

Do you have questions or need solutions in regards to professional attire? Please contact us at the BBC Career and Talent Development Department (305) 919 – 5770 or visit us in WUC 255.

Need transportation from MMC to BBC? Register for free RT transportation, please contact us at the BBC Career and Talent Development Department (305) 919 – 5770 or email mdericho@fiu.edu.

Opportunity for Career EXPO Volunteers!

  • Be the first to meet employers!
  • Know what happens behind the scenes!
  • Get Career & Talent Development SWAG!
  • Sign up to volunteer

 

Career Smart Talk Speakers

Networking and Advising Career Professionals

Mar
30
Thu
FIU Graduate School Showcase @ Graham Center, Main Floor
Mar 30 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

FIU Graduate School Showcase

Are you ready to dive into your Master or Doctoral Program? 23 of FIU’s Graduate School Programs will be together in one place just for you. Advisors, directors and program recruiters want to speak with you about how to apply and go over the opportunities you have to excel in your academic career. All majors are welcome!

When: Thursday, March 30, 2017, from 11 AM to 2 PM

Where: Graham Center, Main Floor and the Pit

List of Graduate Schools Represented

Graduate School Panel Sessions @ SASC Room 305
Mar 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Graduate School Panel Sessions

Get an opportunity to speak with Graduate students and Graduate School representatives about the admissions and recruitment process and what you need to apply. Want to know more about graduate school testing and entry requirements? Want to know more about how to finance graduate school? Come to the Q&A Panel session following the fair!

MMC: Thursday, March 30, 2017, from 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Where: SASC, Student Academic Success Center, Room 305

Graduate School Panel Session Registration

Apr
3
Mon
Green School Week @ The Green School
Apr 3 @ 8:00 am – Apr 7 @ 5:00 pm

A week of programming targeted towards students at the Green School, including workshops, panels, and employer specific events.

Monday, April 3rd
Careers in Public Service
Time: 3:00pm – 4:00pm
Location: SIPA 220

Tuesday, April 4th
Have you thought of graduate school? Continuing your Education within the Steven J. Green School of International Public Affairs
Presenters: Dr. Shlomi Dinar and Albert Hoyt
Time: 1pm-2pm
Location: SIPA 502

Internships in D.C.- The Washington Center Internship Program
Time: 3:30pm -4:45pm
Presenter: Nelly Leon, Assistant Director of Career Development & Shlomi Dinar
Location: SIPA 220

Wednesday, April 5th
CIA Information Session
10:00am -12:00pm
Location: SASC 160

Impact of study abroad: student perspectives
Presenter: Dr. Laura Boudon, Director of Office of Study Abroad
Time: 1pm-2pm
Location: SASC 339

The Peace Corps Volunteer and Career Paths
Meet your On Campus FIU Peace Corp Recruiter and learn about the volunteer & career paths available with Peace Corps.
Presenter: Stephanie Silva, Campus Recruiter for Peace Corps
Time: 2pm-3pm
Location: SASC 339

Thursday, April 6th
Workshop: What can I do with a major in Criminal Justice?
Time: 11am -12pm
Presenter: Nelly Leon
Location: SIPA 100

Panel Presentation: Careers in the Foreign Service- Meet the U.S. Department of State! Learn about the Foreign Service and career paths with the U.S. Department of State.
Presenters: Catherine Rodriguez
Time: 4pm -5pm
Location: SIPA 100

Friday, April 7th
Workshop: How to Find Federal Jobs/Internships
Presenter: Monica Cano
Time: 11am-12pm
Location: SASC 339

CIA Analytic Writing Workshop
2:00pm -3:30pm
Location: SIPA 100

Apr
11
Tue
Hospitality Career and Internship Fair @ FIU Chaplin School of Hospitality and Tourism Management
Apr 11 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Alumni: Meet and network with employers looking to #HireFIU

Employers: To attend this event, RSVP here. 

Discover career development at Chaplin. More info. 

Apr
20
Thu
Panther Chats – Online Networking @ Online
Apr 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Don’t miss the chance to chat with fellow alumni around the world! Share your experiences, exchange career tips and build your professional network – all online, from any device.

Panther Chats are always hosted on Thursdays at 12:00 p.m. EST

HOW THIS ONLINE EVENT WORKS

1. Register
Create your account and fill out the event registration form
2. Attend
On the event date and time, log in and join the live session from anywhere
3. Chat
You will be matched with other attendees for one-on-one timed chats
4. Follow Up
All connections are saved so you can easily follow up and quickly build your network
Our online platform makes it easy and fun to participate. Sign in from your home, office or on the go from your smartphone or tablet to join one-on-one chats with other FIU alumni. The chats are text-based and timed, allowing you to meet new people quickly, exchange contact information and end your session with several new connections! Each chat is saved, making it simple to look back at your history, review your notes, gather contact information and follow up via LinkedIn or email.

Questions? Contact info: 305-348-3334 or mltomain@fiu.edu.

Apr
22
Sat
Know Your Worth: Interviewing and Negotiations (Alumni Career Workshop) @ FIU Graham Center Rm. 140
Apr 22 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Knowing your worth, asking for more money and finding the right position – these are skills we can always improve upon. Join us for this interactive session as we discuss best practices in salary negotiations, asking for promotions, researching companies and your overall job search strategy.

Cost: $10

Light breakfast will be served.

REGISTER  NOW

May
9
Tue
Statewide Job Fair – Orlando, FL @ UCF Arena
May 9 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

The only “summer” career fair held at the UCF, open to all  state university students and alumni in Florida. 

When: May 9, 2017  Fair is 10am-3pm, bus leaves at 5am, and brings FIU students and alumni back the same day. RSVP your spot here. 

More info and list of employers.