Upcoming Career Services events!

Hopefully you’ve managed to navigate through all the bikers and make it to your classes successfully. I sure hope you’re as stoked for Fall Quarter as I am! I mean come on, resume+, Fall Career & Internship Fair, Graduate & Professional School Day, THREE Mixers, Jumpstart workshops galore… how could you not be excited?! We have lots of events coming up that you don’t want to miss out on… keep on reading!

What should be on your radar? 

Jumpstart Workshops: Searching for a job or internship can be overwhelming, which is exactly why we’ve crafted a new “Jumpstart” workshop series designed to help you relieve some stress! Take 20 minutes out of your day to jump on in; you’ll leave confident to go out into the world and snag your dream job. We’re offering Jumpstarts next week on HandshakeOn-Campus InterviewsCover LettersResumes, and LinkedIn (scroll down for the dates, times, and locations).

Accounting Recruitment: Are you an Econ/Accounting student? Looking for internship experience or a job post-grad? We’ve got you covered! Attend the first undergraduate Accounting Society meeting Tuesday (10/3) at 6:30pm at North Hall 1006.

Meet the Firms

Meet the Firms (MTF) is a networking event for Econ/Accounting students, giving you the chance to meet recruiters working for accounting firms. Representatives from the Big Four, mid-size, and regional firms will be in attendance. 500 students and over 35 firms, all under one roof—this is the place to be! MTF will be held on October 13. Spots are selling like hotcakes…register ASAP to secure a place!

Get Ready for Accounting Recruitment Workshops

These quick Jumpstart workshops will teach you how to use Handshake to sign up for On-Campus Interviews set up by accounting firms. Come in to learn exactly how to apply for OCI positions and how to secure an interview time. We’re holding THREE 30 minute workshops on Friday (10/6) from 1pm-2:30pm in the Career Resource Room (CRR).

Prepare for Meet the Firms Workshop

Looking to stand out at MTF? Attend our workshop on Friday (10/6) from 3pm-4:30pm in Career Services, Room 1109 to learn tips and tricks to polish your elevator pitch and impress the recruiters.

For a full list of events coming up this quarter, pick up a Fall Events Calendar at Career, or see our online calendar.

Cheers to a new quarter, and I’ll catch ya at Career!

Lilly Erickson
Marketing Peer
UCSB Career Services

 

JUMPSTART WORKSHOPS

Description: You know you want a job…and we know your time is short. Swing by a 20-minute Jumpstart workshop to launch your job/internship search and begin your first steps toward career success! Recommended to bring laptops.

Jumpstart Your Handshake
Date:
 Tuesday, October 3
Time: 12pm-12:20pm12:30-12:50pm
Location: ESB, Room 2001 

AND…

Date: Wednesday, October 4
Time: 2pm-2:20pm
Location: Career Resource Room

AND…

Date: Thursday, October 5
Time: 12pm-12:20pm12:30pm-12:50pm
Location: ESB, Room 2001

Jumpstart Your On-Campus Interview
Date: Wednesday, October 4
Time: 2:30pm-2:50pm
Location: Career Resource Room (CRR)

Jumpstart Your Cover Letter 
Date:
 Thursday, October 5
Time: 11am-11:20am
Location: Career Resource Room (CRR)

Jumpstart Your Resume
Date:
 Thursday, October 5
Time: 4pm-4:20pm
Location: Career Resource Room (CRR)

Jumpstart Your LinkedIn
Date:
 Friday, October 6
Time: 11am-11:20am
Location: Career Resource Room (CRR)

INFO SESSIONS & TABLING

UCDC/ UCCS Info Session
Date: Tuesday, October 3
Time: 10:30am-11:30am
Location: Career Services, Room 1109
Description: The University of California Washington Program (UCDC) and the University of California Sacramento Program (UCCS) provide UCSB students with a unique opportunity to live, work as interns, and study in either our nation’s political and cultural epicenter, Washington, D.C, or to observe public policy processes firsthand in our state’s capital, Sacramento. Come learn more about these two exciting programs, how to apply, and what great experiences you can expect from each!

Moss Adams Info Session
Date: Wednesday, October 4
Time: 12pm-1pm
Location: UCen, State Street Room
Description: Moss Adams has a new look and brand and we’re excited to tell you about it! Come grab lunch and hear about the Moss Adams brand refresh, learn about the amazing internship and full-time opportunities within our firm and meet the people who make our culture so awesome!

Workshops

Resumes & Cover Letters
Date:
 Tuesday, October 3
Time: 4pm-5pm
Location: Career Services, Room 1109
Description: We’ll walk you through the process of effectively writing these key job search documents, including targeting, style, and format.

Are You LinkedIn?
Date:
 Wednesday, October 4
Time: 4pm-5pm
Location: Career Resource Room
Description: Over 1 in 3 people in the United States use LinkedIn—are you one of them? Join Career Services for an interactive workshop to develop a strong LinkedIn profile, explore career options, and connect with employers in your interest areas. Time will be provided to work on your profile at a computer.

Meet the Firms Prep

Get Ready for Accounting Recruitment
Date:
 Friday, October 6
Time: 1pm-2:30pm
Location: Career Resource Room
Description: Workshops will be offered every 1/2 hour (1:001:30, and 2:00) on how to search and apply for full-time and internship positions for the various accounting firms recruiting UCSB students.

Prepare for Meet the Firms
Date: Friday, October 6
Time: 3pm-4:30pm
Location: Career Services, Room 1109
Description: Attend this workshop to learn tips and techniques on how to “stand out” and impress recruiters at the October 13 Meet the Firms event held at Fess Parker DoubleTree Resort. Pre-registration is mandatory for this event.

Make sure you’re following us on social media to stay updated on everything Career! 
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Twitter: https://twitter.com/ucsbcareer
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/3818691
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ucsbcareer/

Don’t forget to check out our Career Partners: http://career.sa.ucsb.edu/partners