MAP events this week

The Management Achievement Program is excited to bring a few new and interesting topics to this summer’s MAP offerings, see below for details.

 

July 31st, 1:30-2:30pm, M-1-207

Job Search and Application Process-- The job search and application process can sometimes be confusing and overwhelming. This workshop will teach you how to navigate UMass Boston’s My Career Online as well as how to effectively search the major Internet job databases and apply on company websites. You will also learn about applicant tracking systems and why the use of key words on your resume and cover letter is critical in your job search. Lastly, you will gain an understanding the job application process all the way from applying for jobs through receiving an offer. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student/

August 6th, 12-1pm CC-3-3540

International Students and the Job Search–As an international student, you face specific career challenges in trying to secure employment in the United States. In this workshop you will learn effective job search techniques and strategies based on the book and website Power Ties by Dan Beaudry. Dan is a proven expert in the area of providing career advice for international students. In this workshop you will get advice about resumes, cover letters, networking and interviewing specifically geared to international students. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student/

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The Student Managed Fund has a new course number!

For the past few students, students who were interested in taking a class in the Student Managed Fund would enroll in AF 478, as Special Topics course.  This past spring, the Provost’s Office approved this special topics course section to become a full, regularly offered class with a new course number and title: AF 444 Assess Management Practicum.  This course will be run the same way past sections of AF 478 Special Topics: Student Managed Fund has been taught and offered.

If you are interested in taking this course, please enroll into AF 444 for the fall semester.  AF 444 is taught at the same time and by the same professor as the AF 478 course.

Days/Time: Monday  5:30PM – 8:15PM
Professor: Arindam Bandopadhyaya
Course Registration Number: 16920
Pre-requisites: AF 301 and 60 credits

 AF 444 will satisfy a finance concentration elective course for students in that concentration; or a general elective course for any undeclared student, or student with a concentration other than finance.

If you are interested in this course, and have met the pre-requisites, please enroll on Wiser as soon as possible.  If you need assistance with you registration, please complete an online registration form or talk with your advisor.

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Starting your career or business, check out the Entrepreneurship Sales & Marketing Course (MKT465)

Learn more about the Entrepreneurship Sales & Marketing Course, which will be offered this fall. This course is built and delivered by entrepreneurs from Boston’s leading innovation companies: http://vimeo.com/94882715.

If you’d like to get a head start on your own business or just want to secure that first high paying job, then sign up for MKT 465 for Fall 2014 semester through WISER (https://sm-prd.ucollaborate.net/UMassIdM/UMassSSOLoginForm.htm). If you have any questions please contact vdc@umb.edu.

 

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MAP events this week

The Management Achievement Program is excited to bring a few new and interesting topics to this summer’s MAP offerings, see below for details.

 

July 15th, 2014, 11am, CC-3-3540

Making the most of your summer job/internship– Are you currently working in a job or internship this summer and wondering how to make the most of it with regard to your future career? If so, you should attend this helpful workshop to learn how to leverage your summer experience. We will cover topics including ways to impress your supervisor and colleagues, how to write about your experience on your resume, ways to effectively network on the job, how to get a recommendation from your supervisor, and ways to increase your chances of receiving a full-time job offer after graduation. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student

 

July 31st, 1:30-2:30pm, M-1-207

Job Search and Application Process-- The job search and application process can sometimes be confusing and overwhelming. This workshop will teach you how to navigate UMass Boston’s My Career Online as well as how to effectively search the major Internet job databases and apply on company websites. You will also learn about applicant tracking systems and why the use of key words on your resume and cover letter is critical in your job search. Lastly, you will gain an understanding the job application process all the way from applying for jobs through receiving an offer. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student/

August 6th, 12-1pm CC-3-3540

International Students and the Job Search–As an international student, you face specific career challenges in trying to secure employment in the United States. In this workshop you will learn effective job search techniques and strategies based on the book and website Power Ties by Dan Beaudry. Dan is a proven expert in the area of providing career advice for international students. In this workshop you will get advice about resumes, cover letters, networking and interviewing specifically geared to international students. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student/

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MAP events this week

The Management Achievement Program is excited to bring a few new and interesting topics to this summer’s MAP offerings, see below for details.

 

July 1st, 2014, 3-4pm H-11-0011A

Networking on the 4th of July– According to a recent report from ABC News, 80% of today’s jobs are landed through networking, but for many students the idea of networking is a bit mysterious and scary. Networking during your upcoming 4th of July cookouts and parties is an excellent opportunity to test out your networking skills in a fun, relaxed environment. You just never know…maybe that guy sitting next to you eating a hot dog is the CEO of a Fortune 500 company! Come to this workshop to gain an understanding of what networking is all about, simple techniques to ease your way into it and strategies to use it effectively as an important component of your job search. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student/

 

July 15th, 2014, 11am, CC-3-3540

Making the most of your summer job/internship– Are you currently working in a job or internship this summer and wondering how to make the most of it with regard to your future career? If so, you should attend this helpful workshop to learn how to leverage your summer experience. We will cover topics including ways to impress your supervisor and colleagues, how to write about your experience on your resume, ways to effectively network on the job, how to get a recommendation from your supervisor, and ways to increase your chances of receiving a full-time job offer after graduation. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student

 

July 31st, 1:30-2:30pm, M-1-207

Job Search and Application Process-- The job search and application process can sometimes be confusing and overwhelming. This workshop will teach you how to navigate UMass Boston’s My Career Online as well as how to effectively search the major Internet job databases and apply on company websites. You will also learn about applicant tracking systems and why the use of key words on your resume and cover letter is critical in your job search. Lastly, you will gain an understanding the job application process all the way from applying for jobs through receiving an offer. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student/

August 6th, 12-1pm CC-3-3540

International Students and the Job Search–As an international student, you face specific career challenges in trying to secure employment in the United States. In this workshop you will learn effective job search techniques and strategies based on the book and website Power Ties by Dan Beaudry. Dan is a proven expert in the area of providing career advice for international students. In this workshop you will get advice about resumes, cover letters, networking and interviewing specifically geared to international students. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student/

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MAP Events this week

The Management Achievement Program is excited to bring a few new and interesting topics to this summer’s MAP offerings, see below for details.

 

June 17th, 2014, 2-3pm H-11-0011A

Linked-in Basics– Have you heard about LinkedIn but are not really sure how to use it? Maybe you’ve created a quick profile there but haven’t done much else. If this describes you, then you should attend this informative workshop. With 225 million users currently on LinkedIn and it being recruiters’ top source for finding candidates, it’s critical for your career success that you establish a strong LinkedIn profile and learn how to use it effectively in order to increase your job prospects and establish your professional brand. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student/

 

July 1st, 2014, 3-4pm H-11-0011A

Networking on the 4th of July– According to a recent report from ABC News, 80% of today’s jobs are landed through networking, but for many students the idea of networking is a bit mysterious and scary. Networking during your upcoming 4th of July cookouts and parties is an excellent opportunity to test out your networking skills in a fun, relaxed environment. You just never know…maybe that guy sitting next to you eating a hot dog is the CEO of a Fortune 500 company! Come to this workshop to gain an understanding of what networking is all about, simple techniques to ease your way into it and strategies to use it effectively as an important component of your job search. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student/

 

July 15th, 2014, 11am, CC-3-3540

Making the most of your summer job/internship– Are you currently working in a job or internship this summer and wondering how to make the most of it with regard to your future career? If so, you should attend this helpful workshop to learn how to leverage your summer experience. We will cover topics including ways to impress your supervisor and colleagues, how to write about your experience on your resume, ways to effectively network on the job, how to get a recommendation from your supervisor, and ways to increase your chances of receiving a full-time job offer after graduation. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student

 

July 31st, 1:30-2:30pm, M-1-207

Job Search and Application Process-- The job search and application process can sometimes be confusing and overwhelming. This workshop will teach you how to navigate UMass Boston’s My Career Online as well as how to effectively search the major Internet job databases and apply on company websites. You will also learn about applicant tracking systems and why the use of key words on your resume and cover letter is critical in your job search. Lastly, you will gain an understanding the job application process all the way from applying for jobs through receiving an offer. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student/

August 6th, 12-1pm CC-3-3540

International Students and the Job Search–As an international student, you face specific career challenges in trying to secure employment in the United States. In this workshop you will learn effective job search techniques and strategies based on the book and website Power Ties by Dan Beaudry. Dan is a proven expert in the area of providing career advice for international students. In this workshop you will get advice about resumes, cover letters, networking and interviewing specifically geared to international students. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student/

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MAP events this week

The Management Achievement Program is excited to bring a few new and interesting topics to this summer’s MAP offerings, see below for details.

 

June 13th 2014, 10-11am CC-3-3540

Resume Presentation– A resume is a summary of your experiences and skills relevant to the field of work you are entering. It highlights your accomplishments to show a potential employer that you are qualified for the work you want. It is not a biography of everything you have done. This workshop will cover the basic ingredients in a resume, what information to list to catch an employer’s attention. As an interactive workshop, students will edit a resume. Students MUST bring a copy of their resume to attend this workshop. You will not be allowed into the workshop without a resume. Don’t worry about it being perfect, bring what you have. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student/ STUDENTS This is a 1 hour event. Please plan a 15 minute window, at both the beginning and end, to ensure travel time and your ability to stay for the entire event. MAP credit attaches for full attendance and engagement in the session only.

 

June 17th, 2014, 2-3pm H-11-0011A

Linked-in Basics– Have you heard about LinkedIn but are not really sure how to use it? Maybe you’ve created a quick profile there but haven’t done much else. If this describes you, then you should attend this informative workshop. With 225 million users currently on LinkedIn and it being recruiters’ top source for finding candidates, it’s critical for your career success that you establish a strong LinkedIn profile and learn how to use it effectively in order to increase your job prospects and establish your professional brand. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student/

 

July 1st, 2014, 3-4pm H-11-0011A

Networking on the 4th of July– According to a recent report from ABC News, 80% of today’s jobs are landed through networking, but for many students the idea of networking is a bit mysterious and scary. Networking during your upcoming 4th of July cookouts and parties is an excellent opportunity to test out your networking skills in a fun, relaxed environment. You just never know…maybe that guy sitting next to you eating a hot dog is the CEO of a Fortune 500 company! Come to this workshop to gain an understanding of what networking is all about, simple techniques to ease your way into it and strategies to use it effectively as an important component of your job search. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student/

 

July 15th, 2014, 11am, CC-3-3540

Making the most of your summer job/internship– Are you currently working in a job or internship this summer and wondering how to make the most of it with regard to your future career? If so, you should attend this helpful workshop to learn how to leverage your summer experience. We will cover topics including ways to impress your supervisor and colleagues, how to write about your experience on your resume, ways to effectively network on the job, how to get a recommendation from your supervisor, and ways to increase your chances of receiving a full-time job offer after graduation. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student

 

July 31st, 1:30-2:30pm, M-1-207

Job Search and Application Process-- The job search and application process can sometimes be confusing and overwhelming. This workshop will teach you how to navigate UMass Boston’s My Career Online as well as how to effectively search the major Internet job databases and apply on company websites. You will also learn about applicant tracking systems and why the use of key words on your resume and cover letter is critical in your job search. Lastly, you will gain an understanding the job application process all the way from applying for jobs through receiving an offer. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student/

August 6th, 12-1pm CC-3-3540

International Students and the Job Search–As an international student, you face specific career challenges in trying to secure employment in the United States. In this workshop you will learn effective job search techniques and strategies based on the book and website Power Ties by Dan Beaudry. Dan is a proven expert in the area of providing career advice for international students. In this workshop you will get advice about resumes, cover letters, networking and interviewing specifically geared to international students. Sign up in advance under “Career Fairs & Events” at https://www.myinterfase.com/umb/student/

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Senior Career Day – June 5

Senior Career Day - flyer 2014

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MKT465: Entrepreneurship Sales and Marketing Class

If  you would like to get a head start on your entrepreneurial endeavor or interested in learning practical skills that are needed in the current innovation economy,  then please sign up for MKT 465 for Fall 2014 semester through WISER (https://sm-prd.ucollaborate.net/UMassIdM/UMassSSOLoginForm.htm) now. Graduate students are allowed to enroll in MKT 465 and receive a graduate level credit. Check out this short video (http://vimeo.com/94882715 ) and find out more about the course! If you have any questions please contact vdc@umb.edu.

 

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CM Has a New Career Services Specialist!

The Office of Career Services and Internships is pleased to share with you that Deborah Federico has joined our team as the new Career Services and Employment Relations Specialist for the College of Management. Deborah has over 10 years of higher education experience in career services and employer relations. She comes to UMass Boston from the Career Services Office at Framingham State University.  Prior to Framingham State University,  she worked in the Undergraduate Career Services Office at Boston University’s School of Management. While  In her five years at BU she provided career services to 2,000+ students developing internship/job search plans including career exploration, resume/cover letter writing, interviewing, networking, and LinkedIn/social media. She continuously develops new strategies and programming to enhance career services and student success. Prior to transitioning to higher education, Deborah held several market research positions.

Deborah is a UMass Boston alum having earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Management and Business Administration – here on campus. She received her Master of Business Administration from Boston College and completed the Career Development Facilitator program through the National Career Development Association. Please join us in welcoming Deborah to UMass Boston!

College of Management undergraduate and graduate students looking to set up an individual career appointment with Deborah, can call 617.287.5519 or send an e-mail to careers@umb.edu to make an appointment. Deborah’s office will be located in the College of Management on the 5th floor of McCormick on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. On Tuesdays and Fridays Deborah will be located in the Office of Career Services and Internship in the Campus Center – 1-1300.

For more information about the Office of Career Services and Internships, please visit our website: www.careers.umb.edu.  Questions can be directed to careers@umb.edu, the number above, or by stopping by the office on the first floor of the Career Center, in the 1300 suite.

 

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