Bring a hard copy of your resume and let one of the counselors review it! No appointment necessary. We will have you all set to go in 15 minutes!
What websites are best for searching for business positions? I reached out to students and alumni and compiled a list of some of their favorites. Make sure you are exploring the list below, my blog, and Hirebusrams as well!
From time to time, we all need to practice. If you want to practice your interviewing skills with either a career counselor or an employer, make sure you sign up!
Counselor Mock Interviews: Wednesday, 2/21
Use this link to select a time for a practice interview with our career counseling staff. Available time slots are from 9-4pm (with the exception of the lunch hour). This day is for students and alumni who want practice with staff before they practice with an employer! If you are still a bit nervous, then this might be the better day.
Employer Mock Interviews: Tuesday, 2/27
Use this link to select a time for a practice interview with an employer. Available time slots are from 9-4pm (with the exception of the lunch hour). This day is for students and alumni who have interviewing practice before and now believe they want direct feedback from employers.
How to register:
Registration is now open and it is on a first come, first served basis! Please download and then email the completed registration form or drop off the form in the Business Career Center. On the form, indicate ALL of the time slots that work best for you. I am going to assign each person who registers one interview.
If you are going to email the form, send it to email@example.com and put either counselor mock interview” or “employer mock interview” in the subject line.
Deadline to register: Feb. 20, 2018
Location of the Mocks:
Interviews will be conducted in Snead Hall. Please check in at our office at B1102
Prep Workshop for Behavioral Interviewing:
No RSVP or professional dress required.
They have a wonderful Management Training program that rotates through the following functions: HR, Service, Warehouse, Production, HSS, Sales, Six Sigma, and Management). The position is posted on Hirebusrams: Job ID 31008.
They will be conducting on-campus interviews on Feb. 23rd so apply through hirerams for the position to see if you can get selected for an interview. Think you might need some interviewing prepping?
We have Interview Prep Mini-Sessions today at 2pm and two sessions on Feb. 8th. You can just walk in! See the calendar of events for more details!
What we do!
VCU’s School of Business Career Services is dedicated to assisting business students and alumni in defining and attaining their career goals. We recognize the need for differentiation in today’s competitive job market, and provide the necessary tools to help students develop and showcase their skills and experience. We help students graduate as professionals with a degree … and a job.
Services we provide!
Students and alumni have access to a broad spectrum of services and resources including:
- Career consulting
- Career plan development
- Resume development
- Interview preparation
- Professional etiquette dinners
- Internship opportunities
- Career fairs
- Employer information sessions
- On-campus interviews
- Schedule an appointment with one of our career counselors through Hirebusrams
- Drop in on Tuesdays from 4-6:30pm
- Drop in on Wednesdays from 9-12 & 1-6:30pm
|IBM Info Session|
|2/13/2018 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM|
|Engineering East Hall, Room 2219|
Learn more about IBM’s Consulting by Degrees (CbD) internship program at this information session. In the Consulting by Degrees (CbD) program, you join a cohort of talented and committed colleagues on a two-year journey designed to develop you into a top consultant at IBM.
With over 1,000 CbDers on hundreds of different client projects, the CbD Program is an opportunity to experience a variety of roles, grow as a consultant and transform into an IBM leader. CbDers are supported by program managers, peer buddies, project managers and extensive in-person training.
– Business Transformation Internship – job #31343
I really like this company! The internships that they have posted are some of the best experiences related to a number of business majors. Go onto Hirerams and see the job descriptions for yourself! We have had a number of VCU students in these roles and they have told me that they are amazing!!
Performance Food Group is one of the nation’s largest foodservice distributors. Our network of distribution facilities deliver national and proprietary-branded food and food-related products to independent and national chain restaurants, quick-service eateries, pizzerias, schools, hotels, health care facilities and other institutions. We operate one of the nation’s largest private truck fleets, as well as 67 distribution centers and 13 Merchant’s Mart locations across the United States. PFG serves all 50 states and over 40 foreign countries, and we employ more than 11,000 people nationwide. For more information, visit www.pfgc.com.
Internship titles on Hirebusrams:
Financial Planning and Analysis
Supply Chain Intern
Human Resources Intern
Contract Pricing Intern
Info Technology Intern
Here is another heads up! The events are right around the corner, so I hope you are preparing. Have you seen the Calendar of Events? I have attached it to this post so you can add them to your calendar. Look for additional blog posts describing a few more of the programs in detail. For now, these pictures could be a reminder of what to expect.
Remember: All business students and alumni are welcome to participate!!
Career Fair Prep Workshop: Learn how to prepare for the Fair and craft your elevator pitch!
Career Fair! Do you have enough resumes to go around?
CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR SPRING 2018