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12th Annual Federal Government Statewide Conference

2017-Federal-Government-Statewide-Conference

Each year, the Career & Talent development Department hosts the Federal Government Statewide Conference. This conference is designed to bring representatives from various government entities together to discuss aspects of government employment.

We regularly have reps from the military, FBI, CIA, State Department, and many other branches of the federal government present and eager to discuss what kind of jobs they offer, and how to best apply for them.

This event is free for FIU Students and Government Agencies, $10 for Non-FIU Students, and $25 for Career Professionals. Join us – register TODAY at http://go.fiu.edu/2017

Job Search Resources

Job Search Resources

Searching for a job is a job in itself. Attend this workshop to learn about tools and resources to assist with your search like Panther JOBLink, LinkedIn, and The Muse. We will also review how important networking is to your search (e.g. student organizations, classmates, professional associations, LinkedIn company pages, on campus events), and how you can create an action plan moving forward.

Internships/Making Major Decisions: Choosing Majors and Careers

Internships

Learn about the different types of internships and top reasons to intern, strategies in researching, applying and preparing for internships.

A major can lead to more than one career and a career requires more than just a major. Attend this session to receive advice about choosing or changing your major, possible careers, and how to prepare for professional success.

Job Search Strategies

Networking Skills

Searching for an internship or a job is a job in itself. Attend this workshop to learn about tools and strategies to assist with your search. We will review resources for finding jobs (e.g. Panther JOBLink, LinkedIn, The Muse) and networking (e.g. student organizations, classmates, professional associations, LinkedIn company pages, on campus events), and will encourage you to create an action plan for your search.

Career Paths in Public Service

Career Paths in Public Service

Are you passionate about serving others and their communities? Learn about career paths within the federal and local government and non-profit sectors that make an impact in the community. This session will provide you with insight from experts in the field, employment information and resources to help you navigate the public service sector.