Experience Business Casually

Date: Friday, September 20, 2013
Time: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Location: COBE

Students:  A career development and networking event open to all students featuring alumni, business executives and friends of RU who will share tips for succeeding in the job and internship market.  Students will be briefed on topics such as "Questions to ask an Employer," "Dining Etiquette," "Common Interview Questions," and "Making a First Impression."  Among participants will be representatives from Fortune 500 companies, Federal and State Agencies and Non-profits.

Employers:  Serve as a volunteer coach for Experience Business Casually, a unique, casual, and interactive professional development event for students. Volunteers will meet one-on-one with students, sharing information on career-starting elements such as: professional images, the handshake, resume review, interpersonal communication, how to connect with your industry, and many other topics.


Organization Tabe Topic
Ameriprise Strategies for Finding An Internship
CCS-Inc. Finding Your Passion
CGI Resume Review
Colonial Life The Handshake
Dept. of Veterans Affairs Professional Image/Resume Review
Dish Network Standing Out for Career Pathing in Business
Edward Jones First Year on the Job: Make It A Success
Fastenal Interview Do's and Don'ts
Federal Aviation Administration TBA
Geico TBA
H&R Block TBA
New River Valley SHRM Successful Tips And Samples
Interview Tips and Techniques/Behavioral Interviewing
New York Life Insurance Co. & NYLIFE Securities Connecting with Your Industry/Networking
RU-Career Services Finding Internships and Career Opportunities in the DC/Northern VA Area
RU-MBA Program Getting Into Grad School
RU-Office of Audit & Advisory Services Resume Review and Tips
RU-School of Teacher Educ & Leader
Making the Most of Your Abilities in the World of Work
RU-Human Resources TBA
Shentel Finding Your Passion
Target Interview Tips
Teach For America Building The Perfect Resume: How to Wow A Recruiter
The Kroger Company Career Fair Readiness
United States Marines Interviewing and Body Language
Virginia Tech Networking
Waffle House Resume Review/Dress
WalMart Field Intern Program