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13th Annual federal Government Statewide Conference

13th Annual Federal Government Statewide Conference – University Representative Date: June 20, 2018 Time: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Location: Graham Center, GC Ballroom This 13th Annual Federal Government Statewide Conference is designed to bring representatives from various government entities together to discuss aspects of government employment, best practices, employment opportunities, and several other relevant topics geared for students, alumni, professionals, and veterans. After the breakout sessions on government employment, we host a resource fair for participating agencies and students will get the opportunity to visit and network. The Federal Government Statewide Conference provides students the opportunity to: • Learn about employment opportunities in a “government only’ environment • Offset “myths” about working for the federal government • Create early awareness of government employment opportunities • Break employment time barriers and stereotypes

 

 

Interviewing/Networking Skills

Understand the goals and importance of an interview. Learn effective tools in preparation for the interview process, the appropriate communication skills, behavior, and dress code for an interview, as well as what to do after an interview. Learn how and why networking is vital to your career, and how you can network your way into a job by knowing your audience and perfecting your own networking skills.

Interviewing

Internship/ Job Search Strategies

Join us to gain strategies for your internship or job search. Learn tips for using resources such as Handshake, Vault, Lynda@FIU, LinkedIn, and Glassdoor to find out about opportunities and what employers seek in candidates.

Job Search Strategies

2018 Statewide Job Fair (Orlando)

Florida Career Centers are pleased to announce the upcoming Statewide Job Fair. This is an excellent opportunity to meet employers recruiting students and alumni for full-time and part-time professional opportunities. The Statewide Job Fair is open to Florida’s ten universities students and alumni only. Are you interested in going to the last job fair of the Spring/Summer 2018 season ? Are you ready to find the career you are looking for but can’t find a way to get to Orlando? FIU’s Career and Talent Development along with Student Government Association are able to provide transportation to the UCF Statewide Job Fair for FREE. Register today to get a spot on the bus! Event Logistics Date: May 10, 2018 Time: Career and Talent Development Bus pick up at MMC will be at 5:00 AM and will return at 7:30 PM. The Fair itself takes place from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM Professional attire is required · Men & Women: Business Professional Are you in need of professional business attire? Make sure to sign up with time to complete the Career and Talent Development Career Closet Program: Sign up here: https://fiu.joinhandshake.com/events/120796/share_preview Please Note: Students wearing sneakers, sandals, flip flops, slides, slippers, house shoes, shorts, denims, t-shirts, or other attire deemed too casual or otherwise inappropriate will not be admitted into the event. Onsite Registration Pr-registration is not available for students and alumni. On-site registration is required at the entrance of the event with UCF/FIU Student ID or a copy of your resume. Be Prepared! Bring up-to-date resumes! Visit your Career Center to: ·Learn how to Research Employers ·Practice your Introduction ·Update your Resume ·Attend Workshops: UCF Statewide Job Fair Work Shop Monday May 7th: Once you register make sure to sign up at: https://fiu.joinhandshake.com/events/143017/share_preview For more information or questions you can reach Elery Rojas, Events Coordinator for MMC Career and Talent Development by email: elerojas@fiu.edu. For a list of participating employers click on “All Employers” in the following link: https://fiu.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/4660/student_preview

Internship/ Job Search Strategies

Join us to gain strategies for your internship or job search. Learn tips for using resources such as Handshake, Vault, Lynda@FIU, LinkedIn, and Glassdoor to find out about opportunities and what employers seek in candidates.

Job Search Strategies

How Critical Thinking Affects Your Job Search

There are 8 specific skills that all employers want to see within their future hires and “Critical Thinking/Problem Solving” is one of the top skills on the list. Come out to learn more about how to consciously implement critical thinking into what you do and how to showcase that to employers.Internship Search Skills

Calling All Majors Employer Internship Panel

Take advantage of our Employer Internship Panel targeting all majors during Internship Week! Recruiters will be addressing how they hire interns, how you can intern with them, and tips on internships. After the panel session, employers will be on hand to network and collect resumes. This is your chance to land that internship!

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