Career Prep Day set for 1-7 p.m. Thursday
The best way to get all your career needs in one afternoon
September 6, 2012
Students meet one-on-one with employers, who provide valuable feedback on your resume to use in your job and/or internship search.
|LINKEDIN PHOTO BOOTH: 1PM-4PM
Need a professional photo for your LinkedIn proﬁle? A great photo is the ﬁrst step to a powerful presence on the most powerful online networking site. Stop by to have your picture taken, register for LinkedIn, and learn how LinkedIn can help you in your internship and job search. Dress professionally, bring a winning smile, and we will see you there!
|CAREER FAIR SUCCESS: 2PM
Find the Career & Internship Fair intimidating? Learn the in’s and out’s of our biggest event of the semester and how to navigate it successfully. The Career Fair can open many doors, and you don’t want to miss out!
|SOCIAL MEDIA SERVICES BOOTH: 1PM-4PM
Have a LinkedIn profile and don't know what to do next? Don't understand the point of Twitter? Social media is a great resource for exploring industries and careers, networking, and finding the hidden job and internship opportunities. Stop by to learn more about how you can take advantage of these fun, free, and powerful tools. Facebook and Twitter are among a few platforms that will be discussed.
|WORK ABROAD PANEL: 4PM
Interested in interning or working abroad? Employers will offer valuable information about their international experiences, and provide networking opportunities to students wishing to transition into the global workforce.
|SPEED NETWORKING: 5PM-7PM
RSVP required. Practice your professional networking skills with professional volunteers from various industries in this fun and informal setting! A reception with light refreshments with all employers will follow. RSVP at http://smu.edu/career/Events/eventreserveform.asp