Workshops

Spring 2019

Upcoming Career Development Events (Click Dates for Descriptions)

January 17, 2019, 3:30-4:30 pm, GBB 104

Nike Presentation:  Are you interested in doing an internship at Nike during the summer of 2019? Nike will be doing a virtual presentation for those students interested in an internship Summer 2019.  Following their presentation we will have two students who interned with Nike last summer available to talk about their experience and answer your questions (**this does not count toward Career Development assignments).

January 18, 2019, 10:00-10:50 am, GBB 123

Soft skills, applications and hiring?, Christopher Prosa, Missoula Job Service: Are you ready to apply for a job? In this workshop you will learn how your soft skills relate to the application, hiring (resume, application, cover letter, interview, thank you note) and onboarding processes. Come learn from the best!

January 30, 2019, 10:30-1:00, GBB Lobby

Employer Information Booths:  Ready access to business employers - many of whom are seeking to hire interns, part-time and full-time employees.  Even if you are not looking for a job or internship, you can build your professional  network.

February 22, 2019, 10:00-10:50 am, GBB 123

My Job in Sales: Have you ever thought about a job in sales?  Do you know what it consists of? Are you a fit for this career?  Come listen in as we have a panel of speakers talk about their career in sales and how they have excelled in it.  Find the details of how they started and where this career can lead you! 

March 8, 2019, 10:00-10:50 am, GBB123

Understanding Student Loans and Credit Scores, Holly Wright, UM Financial Education Program:  This presentation will introduce you to the intricate world of student loans and credit scores and show how these two areas are linked. Attendees will learn about the attributes of student loans (where to find the details of your loan, when you can pay on your loan, payoff strategies, etc.) as well as credit reports/scores (how to pull a credit report, what comprises a credit score, how to improve credit scores, etc.).

March 13, 2019, 10:30-1:00, GBB Lobby

Employer Information Booths:  Ready access to business employers - many of whom are seeking to hire interns, part-time and full-time employees.  Even if you are not looking for a job or internship, you can build your professional  network.

March 15, 2019, 10:00-10:50 am, GBB 123

Entrepreneurship-Think beyond “start-ups”, Conor Smith, Chief Executive Officer, First Call     Computer Solutions: Are entrepreneurs overly focused on startups and not enough on reboots?  Conor Smith is a rebooter, UM Alumni and CEO of two Montana companies.  Not sure what a reboot is or why now is a great time for entrepreneurial reboots?  Join Conor for a candid conversation about the opportunity, risks and realities of the reboot approach to entrepreneurship.

April 5 2019, 10:30-1:00, GBB Lobby

Careers in Banking: Have you ever thought about a career in the Banking industry?  What kind of jobs exist?  Come listen in as we have a panel of speakers talk about their career in banking and how they have excelled in it.  Find the details of how they started and where you can take a career in this field. 

April 10, 2019, 10:30-1:00, GBB Lobby

Banking EXPO: Want a career in the banking industry?  Come talk to a variety of banks about opportunities and potential growth within the field. Even if you are not looking for a job or internship, you can build your professional network.