Do’s, Don’ts, & Donuts – Preparing for the Fair

Join Career Peer Advisors in the Pomerantz Career Center to learn about strategies to prepare for the upcoming career fairs. A great chance to ask questions and enjoy some donuts!

Do’s Dont’s & Donuts
February 20th or February 21st
2:00 – 3:00pm
C310 Pomerantz Center

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of lowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the Career Center in advance at 319-335-1023.

This week's career ready rundown

This Week’s Career-Ready Rundown

Each week, the Pomerantz  Career Center will bring to you several opportunities coming up for students to attend.

 

Monday

What: Defense Intelligence Agency – Analysis Career Field Info Session

When: Monday, December 12th 2022, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm EST

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1194413/share_preview

Tuesday

What:  Navigating the Federal Hiring Process Series: Interview Tips

When: Tuesday, December 13th 2022, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EST

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1162105/share_preview

 

What: Launch & Develop a Career in Sales Support @ UHG

When: Tuesday, December 13th 2022, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1182499/share_preview

Wednesday

What: VFA 101 ft. Caroline Lutkewitte and Abigail Wisen

When: Wednesday, December 14th 2022, 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm EST

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1183686/share_preview

 

Check out the Business Career Community Page for daily updates on Job Openings and Opportunities.

This week's career ready rundown

This Week’s Career-Ready Rundown

Each week, the Pomerantz  Career Center will bring to you several opportunities coming up for students to attend.

 

Monday:

What: A Career in Sales – TQL Virtual Information Session

When: Monday, November 21st 2022, 10:00 am – 10:45 am EST

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1179572/share_preview

 

Tuesday:

What: A Career in Sales – TQL Virtual Information Session

When: Tuesday, November 22nd 2022, 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm EST

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1179590/share_preview

 

What: Kick It With Nike, Inc – Grad & MBA Student Information Session

When: Tuesday, November 22nd 2022, 9:00 am – 10:00 am PST

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1184044/share_preview

 

This week's career ready rundown

This Week’s Career-Ready Rundown

Each week, the Pomerantz  Career Center will bring to you several opportunities coming up for students to attend.

 

Tuesday:

What: FAO Schwarz Fellowship Info Session

When: Tuesday, November 1st 2022, 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1136119/share_preview

 

What: FAO Schwarz Fellowship Info Session

When: Tuesday, November 1st 2022, 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1136117/share_preview

 

What: Creating a Standout CV

When: Tuesday, November 1st 2022, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1164719/share_preview

 

What: Aflac HQ Summer 2023 Internship Program Info Session – PLADS

When: Tuesday, November 1st 2022, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1166449/share_preview

 

What: Aflac 2023 Summer Internship Info Session – PLADS

When: Tuesday, November 1st 2022, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1166440/share_preview

 

What: Morgan Stanley Pointers for Peers Virtual Series: Investment Banking, Global Capital Markets and Firm Strategy and Execution

When: Tuesday, November 1st 2022, 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1137822/share_preview

 

What: Presentation by Jill Sanchez, Director, Sustainability at John Deere – Hosted by Beta Alpha Psi

When: Tuesday, November 1st 2022, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1160472/share_preview

 

 

Wednesday:

What: M&T Bank Information Blitz! – 11/2/2022

When: Wednesday, November 2nd 2022, 10:15 am – 10:30 am EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1106018/share_preview

 

What: DTCC Early Career Success Series – Women in Tech

When: Wednesday, November 2nd 2022, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1073805/share_preview

 

What: CVS Health Retail Management Internship and Post-Grad Opportunities

When: Wednesday, November 2nd 2022, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1162831/share_preview

 

What:  Morgan Stanley Pointers for Peers Virtual Series: Sales, Trading and Research

When: Wednesday, November 2nd 2022, 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1137828/share_preview

 

What:  AlphaSights Webinar: Intro to Knowledge On Demand

When: Wednesday, November 2nd 2022, 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1166038/share_preview

 

What: Target Assets Protection Panel and Q&A: Internship & Full Time Leadership Careers

When: Wednesday, November 2nd 2022, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm PDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1150778/share_preview

 

Thursday:

What: Chubb Career Series: Why Start Your Career in Insurance?

When: Thursday, November 3rd 2022, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1069987/share_preview

 

What: Blackmore Partners Virtual Job Fair

When: Thursday, November 3rd 2022, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/887471/share_preview

 

What: Blackmore Partners Virtual Job Fair

When: Thursday, November 3rd 2022, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/858596/share_preview

 

What: Wealth Management Virtual Engagement Associate (VEA) Program: Info Session

When: Thursday, November 3rd 2022, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1152212/share_preview

 

What: Becthel Plant Machinery, Inc. Diversity Career Fair

When: Thursday, November 3rd 2022, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1161481/share_preview

 

What: Your Pathway to a Career of Social Impact with City Year!

When: Thursday, November 3rd 2022, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1159876/share_preview

 

What: Morgan Stanley Pointers for Peers Virtual Series: Investment Management & Wealth Management

When: Thursday, November 3rd 2022, 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1137837/share_preview

 

Friday:

What: KPMG Pre and Early Internship Opportunities

When: Friday, November 4th 2022, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1090938/share_preview

 

What: Fisher Investments – Job Offer, Now What?

When: Friday, November 4th 2022, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1104323/share_preview

 

What: Habitat for Humanity AmeriCorps – Office Hours

When: Friday, November 4th 2022, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1161165/share_preview

career readyrundown

This Week’s Career-Ready Rundown

Each week, the Pomerantz  Career Center will bring to you several opportunities coming up for students to attend!

Topics Include: Risk management, Women in Finance, Sales, Economics, Logistics, Finance, Professional Development, Building Your Personal Brand, Banking, Technology & many others.

Monday

What: SMBC Meet and Greet – Risk Management & Capital Markets

When: Monday, October 17th 2022, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1131203/share_preview

 

What: SMBC Meet and Greet – Audit, Compliance, Finance, and Operations

When: Monday, October 17th 2022, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1131309/share_preview

 

What: Career Acceleration through Professional Development

When: Monday, October 17th 2022, 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1148350/share_preview

 

What: Life in the Mitten: Living and Working in Southeast Michigan

When: Monday, October 17th 2022, 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1138507/share_preview

 

What: SMBC Meet & Greet Series (Information Security, Data Strategy, Information Technology)

When: Monday, October 17th 2022, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1131410/share_preview

 

What: Girls Who Invest Information Session

When: Monday, October 17th 2022, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1132671/share_preview

Tuesday

What: HSBC Commercial Banking Career Expo Panel Conversations

When: Tuesday, October 18th 2022, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1141971/share_preview

 

What: Girls Who Invest Alumni Q&A

When: Tuesday, October 18th 2022, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1132679/share_preview

 

What: Resume Building & Interview Prep Seminar

When: Tuesday, October 18th 2022, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm PDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1140661/share_preview

 

What: Directors Financial Analyst (DFA) Program and Application Process

When: Tuesday, October 18th 2022, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1134129/share_preview

 

What: Building your Personal Brand/Employer Value Proposition (EVP)

When: Tuesday, October 18th 2022, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1086640/share_preview

 

Wednesday

What: Q+A with SIG X Technology 10/19

When: Wednesday, October 19th 2022, 6:00 am – 7:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1107260/share_preview

 

What: M&T Bank Information Blitz! – 10/19/2022

When: Wednesday, October 19th 2022, 11:00 am – 11:15 am EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1105995/share_preview

 

What: Career Acceleration through Professional Development

When: Wednesday, October 19th 2022, 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1148366/share_preview

 

What: Chubb Career Series: Interviewing for Success

When: Wednesday, October 19th 2022, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1069978/share_preview

 

What: OUT Loud and Proud in Financial Services

When: Wednesday, October 19th 2022, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1135589/share_preview

 

What: Fixed Income & Currencies Spotlight

When: Wednesday, October 19th 2022, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1117606/share_preview

 

What: Meet Macquarie

When: Wednesday, October 19th 2022, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1148643/share_preview

 

What: Girls Who Invest Information Session

When: Wednesday, October 19th 2022, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1132686/share_preview

 

What: CDW | Women In Sales Career Panel

When: Wednesday, October 19th 2022, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1123768/share_preview

 

Thursday

What: TMC, a division of C.H. Robinson Informational Session

When: Thursday, October 20th 2022, 10:00 am – 11:00 am

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1140488/share_preview

 

What: Silver Scholars Program Online Student Panel

When: Thursday, October 20th 2022, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1142043/share_preview

 

What: Exploring Careers in Economics

When: Thursday, October 20th 2022, 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1140698/share_preview

 

What: HSBC Bank Presents: The Women of Markets & Securities Services

When: Thursday, October 20th 2022, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1150979/share_preview

 

What: Building Belonging & Community | Virtual Internship Exploration Week

When: Thursday, October 20th 2022, 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1135967/share_preview

career readyrundown

This Week’s Career-Ready Rundown

Each week, the Pomerantz  Career Center will bring to you several opportunities coming up for students to attend.

 

Monday

What: Swoon Resume Writing Tips Tabling Event

When: Monday, October 10th 2022, 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1131229/share_preview

 

What: Girls Who Invest Information Session

When: Monday, October 10th 2022, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1132439/share_preview

 

Tuesday

What:  How to CRUSH your Video Interview!

When: Tuesday, October 11th 2022, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1139398/share_preview

 

What: Boulay 101 – Public Accounting Opportunities!

When: Tuesday, October 11th 2022, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

What: Office of the Comptroller of the Currency  Virtual Event- A Career as a Bank Examiner

When: Tuesday, October 11th 2022, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1127641/share_preview

 

What: Girls Who Invest Alumni Q&A – Historically Underrepresented Communities

When: Tuesday, October 11th 2022, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1132446/share_preview

 

What: From College to Corporate: Intern To FTE Panel

When: Tuesday, October 11th 2022, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1086610/share_preview

 

 

Wednesday

What: M&T Bank Information Blitz! – 10/12/2022

When: Wednesday, October 12th 2022, 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1105992/share_preview

 

What: DTCC Early Career Success Series – BOLD & Unidos

When: Wednesday, October 12th 2022, 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1073816/share_preview

 

What: Girls Who Invest Information Session

When: Wednesday, October 12th 2022, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1132452/share_preview

 

 

Thursday

What: Morgan Stanley Japan Operations Career Forum 2022 – Discover the Heart of Our Business [Please apply at the non-Handshake registration page]

When: Thursday, October 13th 2022, 5:30 am – 7:15 am EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1132330/share_preview

 

What: Strategic Analytics and Intelligence Info Session II

When: Thursday, October 13th 2022, 10:00 am – 11:00 am PDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1119044/share_preview

 

What: Ryder’s Management Trainee Program- Open House (All Schools-October 2022)

When: Thursday, October 13th 2022, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1053516/share_preview

 

What: Girls Who Invest Alumni Q&A

When: Thursday, October 13th 2022, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1132458/share_preview

 

What: NXP General Overview

When: Thursday, October 13th 2022, 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1106752/share_preview

 

What: SAS Company, Culture & Opportunities

When: Thursday, October 13th 2022, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1122850/share_preview

 

 

Friday

What: DTCC Code-A-Thon

When: Friday, October 14th 2022, 7:30 am EDT – Saturday, October 15th 2022, 12:00 am EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1129713/share_preview

 

What: Commercial Lending & Credit Analysis Seminar

When: Friday, October 14th 2022, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1103750/share_preview

 

What: KPMG My Diverse Life: Pride and Power: Intersectionality within the LGBTQ+ Community

When: Friday, October 14th 2022, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1090936/share_preview

 

What: HSBC: Commercial Banking Fireside Chat

When: Friday, October 14th 2022, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/1141743/share_preview

Data & IT Career Trek October 21 8am - 12pm

Register for a Career Trek this Fall!

Career Treks are a career exploration initiative that allows students to travel to various businesses in order to gain insight into career fields of interest. This is a great opportunity to for students and employers to network, discuss internship and full-time job opportunities, and for students to learn about the company’s environment, day-to-day operations, and the hiring process and timeline.

See the list of companies you will be going to and Register on Handshake at: https://uiowa.joinhandshake.com/edu/events/1139978

The Career Fair is Next Week! Are you ready?

You do not want to miss our All Majors Career Fair happening on Thursday, September 22 from 11am-4pm in the IMU Main Lounge & 2nd Floor Ballroom!

We’ll have 167 organizations in attendance all looking to connect with YOU!

Download Handshake: First and Foremost, if you haven’t downloaded the Handshake mobile app, now is the time…

Research employers, check out the map, and plan your day.

QR Code to Download the Handshake App

 

 

 

Attend a prep event:

September 19 or 20 – Do’s, Don’ts and Donuts, C310 PC from 2 – 3pm

September 19, 20, or 21- Career Carnival: Preparing for the Career Fair, Kautz Plaza, Anne Cleary Walkway anytime between 10am – 2pm

REserve a room

It’s never too early to meet with a career coach in PCC!

Greetings Hawkeyes!

We at the Pomerantz Career Center are sending you a BIG REMINDER that we are here to help!

Check out these services available to you at our Career Center and get started on planning your future career!

Need a job?

 

Looking for experience? Handshake has 1000s of opportunities posted right now

Create or Update Your Handshake Profile

Handshake is a FREE job and internship recruitment online platform used by thousands of employers to hire Hawkeyes like you!

Upload your resume, share your profile and documents with employers, register internships, sign up for mock (practice) interviews – create customized searches for on-campus/student employment jobs, internships and full-time jobs and apply directly through the system!

 

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Schedule an appointment with our Career Coaches and Peer Advisors

Whether you are brand new to navigating the in-person experience or you’re nearing the end of your college journey – it’s never too early (or too late) to schedule an appointment with a Career Coach at our center!

A career coach partners with you to explore interests, skills, strengths and values to discover what you may want to do after graduation. They will help develop a plan to help you get there. Coaches want to empower you throughout this process, focusing on action steps and results.

Learn about Career Peer Advising

  • Best for resume, cover letter or LinkedIn profile reviews and help getting started, assistance with Handshake, Big Interview & tips on using our services.
  • Location: Drop in hours M-F  10:00 AM – 2:00PM while classes are in session at C310 Pomerantz Center.
  • Zoom appointments are also available via MyUI.

Read about Career Coaching

  • Best for 30 minute discussions about major and career decision-making, internships/gaining experience, job search, applying to graduate school and more.
  • Appointments are scheduled according to your self-selected Career Community
  • Available to current undergraduates (all majors) and alumni within 18 months of their bachelor’s degree.
  • Masters students in Accounting, Actuarial Science and Computer Science – Call the Pomerantz Career Center at 319-335-1023 to schedule career advising appointments.  Our office hours are M-F from 8-5.
  • Engineering and other graduate majors should see our additional Career Service Offices page.

 

There’s so much more to explore!
Check out our website, and contact us for help to make sure you get on the right path for the career you want!

 

 

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New Year, New Website for PCC!

Welcome back, students!  Here at the Pomerantz Career Center we have launched a new and improved student-focused website to help guide you with career planning and skill development.

We just have a few bumps to fine tune, but feel free to check it out and let us know what you think!

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How to get started:

  1. If you haven’t done so already, Find Your Career Community
  2. Not sure on what to major in or what career path to follow with your current major? Check out the Career Assessments page!
  3. When you are ready to create or update your resume, be sure to Download the Career Guide and check out these helpful resources!
  4. Don’t forget to create and update your Handshake Profile, upload your resume and make it public to employers.
  5. When you’re ready to search for a job or internship, check your career community page for daily feeds of new positions posted on Handshake in your industry area, log directly into Handshake and search, and don’t forget to check out all these resources. 

Wouldn’t it be nice to have all these things in a checklist? We have you covered!

download the make it happen checklist

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Have fun exploring the new website!

 

 

Virtual Career Fair Week is here!

Virtual Career Fair Week

Register on Handshake:

Virtual HB10+ & MwACE Virtual Fair:
Tuesday, October 5, 12 pm – 3 pm

Virtual ICR (Iowa City/Cedar Rapids) Collegiate Career Fair:
Tuesday, October 5, 11 am – 2 pm

Virtual ALL MAJORS FAIR Career Fair:
Wednesday, October 6, 12 – 4 pm

 

 

 

 

What to do NOW:

  1. Register for one, two or all of the Fairs in Handshake! Review the three different career fair opportunities:
    • Hire Big 10+ & Midwest ACE + DEI Virtual Fair: Tuesday, October 5, 12 – 3 pm
      Employers will promote their open positions while showcasing their commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion through hiring practices, workplace culture, and diversity-focused initiatives and programs.
    • ICR (Iowa City/Cedar Rapids) Collegiate Career Fair: Tuesday, October 5, 11 am – 2 pm
      Interact with employers in the Iowa City/Cedar Rapids area looking to connect with students of all majors who want to work or intern in the Corridor.
    • UI ALL MAJORS Career Fair: Wednesday, October 6, 12 – 4 pm
      Interact with employers all across the nation who are looking to connect with UI students of all majors.
  2. After you register, then pre-schedule 1:1 or group sessions with employers you’re interested in or join an open session the day of the event.* Some sessions may fill up – we recommend you pre-schedule!
  3. Download and Review this: Virtual Career Fairs Tips!
  4. Update your Handshake profile. Some employers set qualifications to define which students can register for their sessions. To ensure you qualify for employer sessions, make sure you have filled out the following fields on your profile: School year, major and GPA, (found on your profile), and your Work authorization status, (which can be found on the Privacy & Settings page).
  5. On the day of the event, LOGIN TO HANDSHAKE to participate and arrive early to your scheduled sessions.

 

Other opportunities to get you connected and polished:

This week is another really active week with over 40 events in Handshake. These events include topics related to Finance, Accounting, Interview Tips, Beauty, Sustainability, Consulting, Analytics, Technology, Supply Chain, Data Science, Healthcare, Insurance & Retail.

On another note, there are thousands of jobs, internships and student employment opportunities posted in Handshake today! Check it out!

 

Monday:

What: Mercer Growth & Culture Session: Health Early Career Panel

Interests: Consulting, Analytics, Healthcare Industry

When: Monday, October 4th 2021, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/833540/share_preview

 

What: Get to Know Capco – U of Iowa InfoSession

Interests: Consulting, Technology, Finance

When: Monday, October 4th 2021, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/842395/share_preview

 

What: Women in Software Panel

Interests: Technology, Software, Women in Business

When: Monday, October 4th 2021, 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/825085/share_preview

 

What: September 2021 Coding Challenge

Interests: Coding, Computer Science

When: Monday, October 4th 2021, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/832600/share_preview

 

What: Girls Who Invest: Information Session

Interests: Investment Management, Women in Business

When: Monday, October 4th 2021, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/831984/share_preview

 

What: Ace the Interview

Interests: Accounting, Finance, Interview Tips

When: Monday, October 4th 2021, 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/800552/share_preview

 

What: Eight Eleven Group Information Session- University of Iowa Fall 2021

Interests: Recruiting, Staffing, Information Session

When: Monday, October 4th 2021, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/802721/share_preview

 

Tuesday:

What: Mercer Growth & Culture Session: Wealth Early Career Panel

Interests: Consulting, Wealth Investment, Analytics

When: Tuesday, October 5th 2021, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/833547/share_preview

 

What: Real Talk Tuesday: Black @ Ford

Interests: DEI, Technology

When: Tuesday, October 5th 2021, 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/799216/share_preview

 

What: Topic TuesdEYs – College to Career

Interests: Finance, Accounting

When: Tuesday, October 5th 2021, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/805904/share_preview

 

What: Box Presents: How to Kickstart your Career in Sales

Interests: Sales, Technology

When: Tuesday, October 5th 2021, 5:00 pm – 6:15 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/857482/share_preview

 

What: Tech Talk: Analytical Solutions @ JPMorgan Chase (Focused Analytics Solutions Team – FAST)

Interests: Technology, Analytics, Finance, Consulting, Project Management

When: Tuesday, October 5th 2021, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/855358/share_preview

 

What: P&G Recruiting Immersion Session with Students with Disabilities

Interests: Inclusion, Consumer Goods

When: Tuesday, October 5th 2021, 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/857341/share_preview

 

What: Professional Development Series: Ask a Recruiter

Interests: Supply Chain Management, Information Session

When: Tuesday, October 5th 2021, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/816960/share_preview

 

What: Omnicell Virtual Career Information Session

Interests: Technology, Healthcare Industry, Travel

When: Tuesday, October 5th 2021, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/853540/share_preview

 

Wednesday:

What: 2022 Evergy Internship Virtual Information Session: Business

Interests: Energy Industry, Information Session, General Business

When: Wednesday, October 6th 2021, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/822932/share_preview

 

What: Walmart Supply Chain Engineering Information Session – Distribution Center and Fulfillment Center Engineering!

Interests: Supply Chain Engineering, Distribution & Fulfillment Engineering

When: Wednesday, October 6th 2021, 2:00 pm – 3:05 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/840881/share_preview

 

What: Walmart Transportation Business Information Session (Supply Chain)

Interests: Transportation, Supply Chain

When: Wednesday, October 6th 2021, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/847959/share_preview

 

What: You Belong @ RingCentral

Interests: Technology, Cloud-based Communications, Collaboration Solutions

When: Wednesday, October 6th 2021, 1:00 pm – 1:35 pm MDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/850568/share_preview

 

What: Get to Know Aflac!

Interests: Insurance, Sales

When: Wednesday, October 6th 2021, 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/831271/share_preview

 

What: PepsiCo Northcentral Virtual Career Fair (Sales & Supply Chain Opportunities)

Interests: Sales, Supply Chain, Food & Beverage Industry

When: Wednesday, October 6th 2021, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/812777/share_preview

 

What: Tips for Technical Interviewing with SIG

Interests: Technology, Trading, Investments

When: Wednesday, October 6th 2021, 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/833252/share_preview

 

What: Risk Control Services Coffee Chat

Interests: Risk Control Consultants, Engineering, Occupations Health & Safety, Risk Management

When: Wednesday, October 6th 2021, 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/859256/share_preview

 

What:  Recruiting Information Session for Summer 2022

Interests: Asset Management, Investments, Real Estate

When: Wednesday, October 6th 2021, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/847719/share_preview

 

What: EY Overview Session

Interests: Accounting, Finance

When: Wednesday, October 6th 2021, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/805815/share_preview

 

What: Ace the Case: PwC’s Case Workshop

Interests: Accounting, Finance, Interview Tips

When: Wednesday, October 6th 2021, 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/800549/share_preview

 

Thursday:

What: L’Oréal Master Class: Beauty for All Travelers

Interests: Sustainability, Beauty Industry

When: Thursday, October 7th 2021, 9:00 am – 10:00 am EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/855646/share_preview

 

What: Blackmore Partners Virtual Job Fair

Interests: Advising, Investment Process, Channel Managerial Expertise

When: Thursday, October 7th 2021, 8:00 am – 11:00 am

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/858596/share_preview

 

What: KPMG Digital Lighthouse Information Session

Interests: Analytics, Technology, Consulting

When: Thursday, October 7th 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/821474/share_preview

 

What: Chevron Master’s level Development Programs info session

Interests: Energy Industry, Technology, Supply Chain, Finance

When: Thursday, October 7th 2021, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/812946/share_preview

 

What: JPMorgan Chase: LatinX in Machine Learning & Quantitative Modeling Summit

Interests: Data Science, Research, Quantitative Modeling

When: Thursday, October 7th 2021, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/808220/share_preview

 

What: Mercer Growth & Culture Sessions: Government Human Services Consulting Early Career Panel

Interests: Consulting, Analytic, Healthcare Industry

When: Thursday, October 7th 2021, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/833562/share_preview

 

What: Early Careers Panel

Interests: Mortgage, Loans

When: Thursday, October 7th 2021, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/818049/share_preview

 

Friday:

 

What: Prudential’s Student Veteran Summit

Interests: Insurance, Investment management, Finance

When: Friday, October 8th 2021, 10:00 am – 11:30 am EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/831032/share_preview

 

What: NRF Foundation Virtual Career Fair

Interests: Retail, Supply Chain

When: Friday, October 8th 2021, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/842932/share_preview

 

What: Principal Accounting Virtual Visit Day

Interests: Accounting, Finance

When: Friday, October 8th 2021, 10:00 am – 11:00 am

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/850015/share_preview

 

What: RSM’s Inclusion Webcast Series: Owning Your Identity in the Workforce

Interests: DEI, Taxes, Consulting, Auditing, Finance

When: Friday, October 8th 2021, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/849374/share_preview

 

What: Walmart Supply Chain  Information Session – Last Mile Delivery!

Interests: Supply Chain Management

When: Friday, October 8th 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/855700/share_preview

 

What: Sam’s Club Business Information Session (Supply Chain)

Interests: Supply Chain Management, Business, Finance, Logistics

When: Friday, October 8th 2021, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/853593/share_preview

 

What: NOW HIRING: Sales Roles @ Fisher Investments

Interests: Sales, Investments, Money Management

When: Friday, October 8th 2021, 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/814851/share_preview

 

What: China Sourcing Initiative (CSI) Information Session

Interests: Finance, Accounting, International

When: Friday, October 8th 2021, 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/830835/share_preview

 

Schedule an appointment with our Career Coaches and Peer Advisors

Whether you are brand new to navigating the in-person experience, or you’re nearing the end of your college journey, it’s never too early (or too late) to schedule an appointment with a Career Coach at our center.

 

There’s so much more to explore!

Check out this list at: https://uiowa.joinhandshake.com/events

Check out our website and contact us for help to make sure you get on the right path for the career you want!

 

 

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Virtual Career Fair Week is just around the corner!

Virtual Career

Upcoming Career Fairs and Networking Events:

MAPLA Law Expo (Main Lounge, IMU): Wednesday, September 29, 11 am – 3 pm

Virtual HB10+ & MwACE Virtual Fair: Tuesday, October 5, 12 pm – 3 pm

Virtual ICR (Iowa City/Cedar Rapids) Collegiate Career Fair: Tuesday, October 5, 11 am – 2 pm

Virtual ALL MAJORS FAIR Career Fair: Wednesday, October 6, 12 – 4 pm

 

What to do NOW:

  1. Register for one, two or all of the Fairs in Handshake! Review the three different career fair opportunities:
    • Hire Big 10+ & Midwest ACE + DEI Virtual Fair: Tuesday, October 5, 12 – 3 pm
      Employers will promote their open positions while showcasing their commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion through hiring practices, workplace culture, and diversity-focused initiatives and programs.
    • ICR (Iowa City/Cedar Rapids) Collegiate Career Fair: Tuesday, October 5, 11 am – 2 pm
      Interact with employers in the Iowa City/Cedar Rapids area looking to connect with students of all majors who want to work or intern in the Corridor.
    • UI ALL MAJORS Career Fair: Wednesday, October 6, 12 – 4 pm
      Interact with employers all across the nation who are looking to connect with UI students of all majors.
  2. After you register, then pre-schedule 1:1 or group sessions with employers you’re interested in or join an open session the day of the event.* Some sessions may fill up – we recommend you pre-schedule!
  3. Download and Review this: Virtual Career Fairs Tips!
  4. Update your Handshake profile. Some employers set qualifications to define which students can register for their sessions. To ensure you qualify for employer sessions, make sure you have filled out the following fields on your profile: School year, major and GPA, (found on your profile), and your Work authorization status, (which can be found on the Privacy & Settings page).
  5. On the day of the event, LOGIN TO HANDSHAKE to participate and arrive early to your scheduled sessions.

 

Other opportunities to get you connected and polished:

Schedule an appointment with our Career Coaches and Peer Advisors

Whether you are brand new to navigating the in-person experience, or you’re nearing the end of your college journey, it’s never too early (or too late) to schedule an appointment with a Career Coach at our center.

Register for a Career Trek

Friday, October 1st 2021
11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join representatives from Braze to explore what a career with their organization is like. Learn from them as they share insights into their daily operations and work environment, information about a variety of job functions and internship and post-graduation opportunities.

Register on Handshake

 

 

 

There’s so much more to explore!

Check out this list at: https://uiowa.joinhandshake.com/events

Check out our website and contact us for help to make sure you get on the right path for the career you want!

 

 

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bus fair

The Business, Comm & Tech Career Fair is THURSDAY!

Download the Flyer

bus fair

Thursday, September 23, 2021  –  12:00 – 4:00 PM
Main Lounge, Iowa Memorial Union

This fair will focus on recruiting students typically majoring in Business, Entrepreneurship, Enterprise Leadership, Communication Studies, Journalism, Data Analytics, Computer Science, Data Science, Mathematics, Statistics and many employers consider ALL MAJORS as well.

Learn More


Upcoming Career Fairs and Networking Events:

Business, Communications & Technology Industry Career Fair (Main Lounge, IMU): Thursday, September 23, 12 – 4 pm

Helping, Health & Public Service Industry Career Fair (Second Floor Ballroom, IMU): Thursday, September 23, 12 – 4 pm

MAPLA Law Expo (Main Lounge, IMU): Wednesday, September 29, 11 am – 3 pm

Virtual HB10+ & MwACE Virtual Fair: Tuesday, October 5, time TBD

Virtual ICR (Iowa City/Cedar Rapids) Collegiate Career Fair: Tuesday, October 11 am – 2 pm

Virtual ALL MAJORS FAIR Career Fair: Wednesday, October 6, 12 – 4 pm

dos donts donuts
Stop by and learn how to interact with employers and tips for making the most of your time at the fair. Donuts will be served! C310 Pomerantz Center

Top 5 tips for students on preparing for fairs and networking events:

  1. Dress in business casual – no need for a full suit, but dress pants/skirt or khaki/twill, and a dress shirt are welcome – no jeans please – it’s important to dress your best even when attending virtual fairs!
  2. Research companies/organizations ahead of time using Handshake, LinkedIn and company web sites and think of questions you may want to ask.
  3. Update your resume or create one – drop in to meet with a Peer Advisor to have yours reviewed beforehand!
  4. Practice interviewing before fairs – sign up for in-person or virtual Mock Interviews on Handshake or use Big Interview – interview software
  5. Download the Handshake app before the event to favorite companies, see where they are on fair maps and more!

 

Looking for experience? Handshake has 1000s of opportunities posted right now

Create or Update Your Handshake Profile TODAY

Handshake is a FREE job and internship recruitment online platform used by thousands of employers to hire Hawkeyes like you!

Upload your resume, share your profile and documents with employers, register internships, sign up for mock (practice) interviews – create customized searches for on-campus/student employment jobs, internships and full-time jobs and apply directly through the system!

Schedule an appointment with our Career Coaches and Peer Advisors

Whether you are brand new to navigating the in-person experience, or you’re nearing the end of your college journey, it’s never too early (or too late) to schedule an appointment with a Career Coach at our center.

There’s so much more to explore!
Check out our website and contact us for help to make sure you get on the right path for the career you want!

 

 

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It’s Career Fair Season!

Download the Flyer

bus fair

Thursday, September 23, 2021  –  12:00 – 4:00 PM
Main Lounge, Iowa Memorial Union

This fair will focus on recruiting students typically majoring in Business, Entrepreneurship, Enterprise Leadership, Communication Studies, Journalism, Data Analytics, Computer Science, Data Science, Mathematics, Statistics and many employers consider ALL MAJORS as well.

Learn More


Upcoming Career Fairs and Networking Events:

 

Business, Communications & Technology Industry Career Fair (Main Lounge, IMU): Thursday, September 23, 12 – 4 pm

Helping, Health & Public Service Industry Career Fair (Second Floor Ballroom, IMU): Thursday, September 23, 12 – 4 pm

MAPLA Law Expo (Main Lounge, IMU): Wednesday, September 29, 11 am – 3 pm

Virtual HB10+ & MwACE Virtual Fair: Tuesday, October 5, time TBD

Virtual ICR (Iowa City/Cedar Rapids) Collegiate Career Fair: Tuesday, October 11 am – 2 pm

Virtual ALL MAJORS FAIR Career Fair: Wednesday, October 6, 12 – 4 pm

dos donts donuts
Stop by and learn how to interact with employers and tips for making the most of your time at the fair. Donuts will be served! C310 Pomerantz Center

Top 5 tips for students on preparing for fairs and networking events:

  1. Dress in business casual – no need for a full suit, but dress pants/skirt or khaki/twill, and a dress shirt are welcome – no jeans please – it’s important to dress your best even when attending virtual fairs!
  2. Research companies/organizations ahead of time using Handshake, LinkedIn and company web sites and think of questions you may want to ask.
  3. Update your resume or create one – drop in to meet with a Peer Advisor to have yours reviewed beforehand!
  4. Practice interviewing before fairs – sign up for in-person or virtual Mock Interviews on Handshake or use Big Interview – interview software
  5. Download the Handshake app before the event to favorite companies, see where they are on fair maps and more!

 

Looking for experience? Handshake has 1000s of opportunities posted right now

Create or Update Your Handshake Profile TODAY

Handshake is a FREE job and internship recruitment online platform used by thousands of employers to hire Hawkeyes like you!

Upload your resume, share your profile and documents with employers, register internships, sign up for mock (practice) interviews – create customized searches for on-campus/student employment jobs, internships and full-time jobs and apply directly through the system!

Schedule an appointment with our Career Coaches and Peer Advisors

Whether you are brand new to navigating the in-person experience, or you’re nearing the end of your college journey, it’s never too early (or too late) to schedule an appointment with a Career Coach at our center.

There’s so much more to explore!
Check out our website and contact us for help to make sure you get on the right path for the career you want!

 

 

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It’s Career Fair Season!

ACTUARIAL SCIENCE, INSURANCE & RISK MANAGEMENT CAREER FAIR Download the Handshake app to research employers & view employer map

Tomorrow is the ACTUARIAL SCIENCE, INSURANCE & RISK MANAGEMENT CAREER FAIR, brought to you in-person AND Virtually!

Don’t forget to register in advance on Handshake for In-Person and/or Virtual participation.


 

Upcoming Career Fairs and Networking Events:

Actuarial Science, Insurance and Risk Management Career Fair:
Thursday, Sept. 9
In-person (2nd Floor Ballroom): 1 – 3 pm / Virtual: 4 – 6 pm

Exploring Careers in Life & Health Sciences:
Tuesday, Sept. 14
Virtual: 1 – 3 pm / In-person (2nd Floor Ballroom): 4 – 6 pm

Business, Communications & Technology Industry Career Fair (Main Lounge, IMU): Thursday, September 23, 12 – 4 pm

Helping, Health & Public Service Industry Career Fair (Second Floor Ballroom, IMU): Thursday, September 23, 12 – 4 pm

MAPLA Law Expo (Main Lounge, IMU): Wednesday, September 29, 11 am – 3 pm

Virtual HB10+ & MwACE Virtual Fair: Tuesday, October 5, time TBD

Virtual ICR (Iowa City/Cedar Rapids) Collegiate Career Fair: Tuesday, October 11 am – 2 pm

Virtual ALL MAJORS FAIR Career Fair: Wednesday, October 6, 12 – 4 pm

 

Top 5 tips for students on preparing for fairs and networking events:

  1. Dress in business casual – no need for a full suit, but dress pants/skirt or khaki/twill, and a dress shirt are welcome – no jeans please – it’s important to dress your best even when attending virtual fairs!
  2. Research companies/organizations ahead of time using Handshake, LinkedIn and company web sites and think of questions you may want to ask.
  3. Update your resume or create one – drop in to meet with a Peer Advisor to have yours reviewed beforehand!
  4. Practice interviewing before fairs – sign up for in-person or virtual Mock Interviews on Handshake or use Big Interview – interview software
  5. Download the Handshake app before the event to favorite companies, see where they are on fair maps and more!

 

Looking for experience? Handshake has 1000s of opportunities posted right now

Create or Update Your Handshake Profile TODAY

Handshake is a FREE job and internship recruitment online platform used by thousands of employers to hire Hawkeyes like you!

Upload your resume, share your profile and documents with employers, register internships, sign up for mock (practice) interviews – create customized searches for on-campus/student employment jobs, internships and full-time jobs and apply directly through the system!

Schedule an appointment with our Career Coaches and Peer Advisors

Whether you are brand new to navigating the in-person experience, or you’re nearing the end of your college journey, it’s never too early (or too late) to schedule an appointment with a Career Coach at our center.

There’s so much more to explore!
Check out our website and contact us for help to make sure you get on the right path for the career you want!

 

 

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Network with Employers and make an impression!

Hello Students,

Last Thursday, you should have received your October edition of Career Center Connection! Be sure to read through those newsletters for lots of important updates and resources that will help get you on your way to your dream job and internship.

As we are coming up quickly to our Thanksgiving break, be sure to take advantage of all of the employer-hosted opportunities that allows you to connect with recruiters and employers in a more personal way.

  1. Stand out among others by looking the part and dressing appropriately for the business and career you want to be in.
  2. Be sure to prepare some good questions beforehand to ask the employer.
  3. Make sure to have your resume on point in case there is an opportunity to share it.
  4. Send a followup thank you to the hosts after the session so that your name will be more most memorable for upcoming opportunities.

Check out these career-related opportunities to meet the employers!

Mock Interviews

Mock Interviews allows you to practice your interviewing skills will real life employers and recruiters who have volunteered to help support our students by providing valuable feedback on ways they can improve interview skills. This fall, Mock Interviews are all held virtually and are registered for by applying through the “Job” search feature in Handshake. Just search for “Mock Interview” in the Keyword Search after clicking on “Jobs”.

October 20th at Northwestern Mutual

October 21st at Vibrant Credit Union

October 27th at Pella Corporation

October 29th at State Farm Insurance

Employer Hosted Events

MONDAY

Iowa: Zurich Corporate Strategy Internship — Virtual Information Session
When: Monday, October 12th 2020, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/591431/share_preview

 

TUESDAY

Interactive session on how to get a head start in the startup world!
Tuesday, October 13th 2020, 9:00 am – 10:00 am EDT
https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/589742/share_preview

FRBNY General Recruitment Information
Tuesday, October 13th 2020, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm EDT
Interest Area(s): Analytics, Finance, Banking
https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/596298/share_preview

PURE Insurance: Let’s Connect Beyond A Job Description
Tuesday, October 13th 2020, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm EDT
Interest Area(s): Underwriting, Customer Success
https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/595851/share_preview

The Future of Accounting Panel with Principal Financial CAOs
Tuesday, October 13th 2020, 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/578527/share_preview

Many Shades Of Wine: Exploring Corporate Responsibility with E. & J. Gallo Winery
Tuesday, October 13th 2020, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm EDT
Interest Areas: Internship/Job Openings across all areas of business
https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/587169/share_preview

P&G Leadership Speaker Series Event – Chief Equality & Inclusion Officer Shelly McNamara
Tuesday, October 13th 2020, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm EDT
https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/576467/share_preview

 

WEDNESDAY

Marsh & McLennan Agency Virtual Career Fair
Wednesday, October 14th 2020, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Interest Areas: Finance, Insurance, HR, Account Management
https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/582715/share_preview

Iowa: Zurich Corporate Strategy Internship — Virtual Information Session
Wednesday, October 14th 2020, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/591436/share_preview

FRBNY Spotlight Webinar- Research Function
Wednesday, October 14th 2020, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm EDT
Interest Area(s): Analytics, Banking, Finance
https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/596370/share_preview

Discover Crew212: An Innovative Consulting Program
Wednesday, October 14th 2020, 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Interest Area(s): Consulting, Analytics, Project Management
https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/590435/share_preview

 

FRIDAY

Corporate Finance & Credit Analysis Virtual Training Seminar
Friday, October 16th 2020, 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/563729/share_preview

FRBNY Spotlight Webinar- Markets Group
Friday, October 16th 2020, 10:00 am – 11:00 am EDT
https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/596380/share_preview