January 25, 2017 by texasbbacareerservices
Top 5 Reasons to Attend the Career Expo:
- Find out what companies are looking for internship and full-time applicants. You might just get an interview for the next day!
- Get company/industry insight from recruiters that you CAN’T find out online.
- Meet recruiters and potential interviewers face to face.
- Begin building your professional network.
- Get that internship or full-time position.
When: Wednesday, February 1, 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (12-3 p.m. Current McCombs School of Business students only; 3-5 p.m.: All current UT Austin students)
Where: UT RecSports Center, 2nd Floor
Want to meet recruiters without any pressure? Sign up to volunteer for the Career Expo. Volunteers get exposure with top companies by helping out recruiters with any needs they may have on the day of the expo. Visit http://tinyurl.com/s17volunteer to sign up.
Get prepared for the Career Expo: On Thursday, January 26 in the Legacy Events Room (CBA 3.202), the Underclassmen Prep Workshop will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and the Upperclassmen Prep Workshop will be held from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. We will be going over tips on how to prepare, how to interact with recruiters, and how to follow up afterwards, as well as other general tips about Expo. Other important ways to prepare include developing a strong resume, researching the companies beforehand, and having a solid introduction that sells yourself to the recruiters. Keep in mind that there will be ~120 employers recruiting at expo, so this is the perfect opportunity for you to score an interview!
Expo Details: Business Professional Attire Required for Entry. See the attire requirements. Students not wearing business professional attire will not be permitted into the Expo.
UT ID Card Required for Entry. The Undergraduate Career Expo is for current McCombs School of Business students seeking internships and full-time positions. The career expo is open to current McCombs School of Business students in the BBA, MPA, MSF, MSM, MSBA, MSTC, and MBA programs from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. The career expo will also be open to all current UT Austin students from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. No alumni will be permitted. For more information on how to prepare and all companies that will be attending, please see the Career Expo website. Check out this Expo video to get a glimpse of the event.