Finance is rated as one of the top 5 fastest growing majors (the only business major in the top 5) by Kiplinger for 2016.
A staggering 95 percent of employers said candidate experience is a factor in hiring decisions, according to an annual survey by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).
Yes! Employers increasingly want to see experience in the new college graduates they hire. Nearly have of surveyed employers want new-grad experience to come from internships or co-op programs. If you have completed internships, you will clearly have an edge over your classmates who haven’t.
Philip D. Gardner, research director of the Collegiate Employment Research Institute, states that internship experience is now “just one of those things you have to have before employers will even consider looking at your resume.”
Potential opportunities for finance positions at corporations, banks, and investment firms. Mingle with 20+ employers looking to network, and possibly hire, UT finance majors. Obtain valuable face-to-face interaction with employers.
Who May Attend?
This event welcomes all majors, and all years.
How to Register
Registration is free, and attendance will be monitored.
If event is full, access will only be given to previously registered students.
Managing Your Time Is Managing Your Reputation
Signing up for this event constitutes your commitment to attend.
We would be remiss in our duties to you as students if we did not let you know that failing to attend this event or other business (or social) appointment to which you commit, without calling or emailing to cancel, is considered extremely discourteous to other individuals.
Please recall that for this event, significant expense is made by others. Individuals who work for the sponsoring organization travel to campus and extend their work day to network with you at this event. When students no-show, this impacts and is a discourtesy to hosts, sponsors, and employers.
If for any reason you realize you can’t attend, up to the day of the event, contact Misha Cooper, Center for Career Development, directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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