If you are having problems viewing this, click here.


WELCOME, CLASS OF 2018!


As you begin your academic career at the University of Miami, please know that the Toppel Career Center staff is here to support you in all of your career endeavors. So do not wait; stop by the center today! At Toppel, we think each and every one of you is #KindofaBIGdeal, and are excited to have you here. Go ‘Canes!

SPECIAL

EMPLOYER PRACTICE INTERVIEW & CRITIQUE (EPIC) PROGRAM
 
#bigdeal

Monday 11 & Tuesday 12, September
Gain the competitive edge by participating in Toppel's Employer Practice Interview & Critique (EPIC) Program! Have your résumé critiqued or conduct a mock interview with an employer.

Participating organizations include: BLOOMINGDALES, CITRIX, CITY YEAR, COCA COLA, CSX TRANSPORTATION, DESIMONE CONSULTING ENGINEERS, ENTERPRISE, FBI, HJ FOUNDATION, MERCEDES-BENZ, MONABAR, NBC 6, NEW YORK LIFE, PARFUMS CHRISTIAN DIOR, PEACE CORPS, PLS LOGISTICS, PNC FINANCIAL SERVICES, STATE FARM, SYSTEMAX / TIGER DIRECT, TARGET.

Reserve your space today with the company of your choice at HireACane. Login, click on job postings, and search for the keyword "EPIC."

Note: There are no walk-in appointments for this event. **Business attire is required** If you do not have a résumé in the system and still want to participate, contact Jordan Adams.

WORKSHOPS

Rules of the Résumé in 2 Easy Steps
 
Tuesday, September 2 @ 4:00pm
A high-quality résumé can effectively sell your skills to any organization! This program will teach you what essential components to include, how to format your résumé, and how to create outstanding accomplishment statements. Attendees are encouraged to bring laptops!

8 Steps to Acing the Interview
 
Wednesday, September 3 @ 4:00pm
Come hear tips and strategies from an employer recruiter and learn what recruiters are looking for during candidates’ interviews!

5 Tips to Creating Professional Cover Letters
 
Thursday, September 4 @ 2:00pm
Come learn some valuable tips on how to create a cover letter that will make you stand out as an applicant!

ON-CAMPUS RECRUITING (OCR)

During the fall and spring, over 400 companies participate in the Toppel Career Center’s On-Campus Recruiting (OCR) Program. This is a great opportunity to apply for Full-Time and Internship opportunities with companies, who come to UM just to meet you!  To search for OCR positions, login to HireACane, select the “Employers” tab, and do a search selecting “OCR” as the recruiting activity. 

You must have an approved résumé in HireACane, though, so upload your résumé today. 

You can also view an OCR overview and review our policies here

JOBS OF THE WEEK

INCA INVESTMENTS, LLC – Business Analyst
 
INCA Investments, LLC is a Miami-based investment advisory firm that specializes in investing in the equity markets of Latin America.  The Firm is currently seeking a recent graduate to focus on researching and managing business opportunities in Latin America, with a specific focus on Cuba.  To learn more, search for INCA INVESTMENTS, Job ID 42088 on HireACane.

MICROSOFT CORPORATION – Customer Facing Technology Positions, MSIT, Software Engineer
 
At Microsoft, things have to work really well. Employees need connectivity, billions in revenue are collected, information must stay secure, systems must be in place that allow for rapid evolution and resiliency, and intelligence must be derived from heaps of data.  To learn more about Microsoft and the many interdisciplinary positions available, login to HireACane today and search for MICROSOFT CORPORATION! Full-time positions and internships available to all majors!

INTERNSHIP

DISTRIVALTO
 
Distrivalto is seeking interns for Advertising, Marketing/Public Relations and Sales positions. They are a leading supplier in the housewares industry. For more information, search for Job IDs 41776, 41777 or 41778 on HireACane or visit their website.

SCHOLARSHIP

2015-2016 Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) Program
 
The Office of Prestigious Awards and Fellowships is still accepting applications from graduating seniors for the 2015-2016 Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) Program. Fulbright English Teaching Assistantships are offered in over 60 coun­tries worldwide and in all world regions. For additional information and a list of countries where ETAs are available, as well as specific details on individual country requirements, placements, responsibilities and opportunities for research or coursework, refer to the Program Overview.  If you are interested in applying, please contact Kefryn Reese ASAP.

EXTRA

TCS SOFTWARE ENGINEERING VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR
 
Monday 25 & Tuesday 26, August
Interested in a career in software engineering? Getting a job will never be easier than this…For registration and more information, visit here. Exclusive Event for Class of 2015 Grads.
MONDAY, AUGUST 25, 2014
SPECIAL
WORKSHOPS
ON-CAMPUS RECRUITING (OCR)
JOBS OF THE WEEK
INTERNSHIP
SCHOLARSHIP
EXTRA
 
TOPPEL Spotlight
Mariatou Massabe Njoya

Mariatou Massabe Njoya

Academic Fellow
Mariatou is a second year AF on Pentland 12 in Hecht Residential College. She is a senior from the D.C Metro Area and is majoring in Health Science. As an AF, she enjoys helping students with the transition from high school to college academics. This includes choosing majors, mapping out four year plans, and just being a link to many other resources on campus. She is excited to be working with Toppel this year for many reasons, as she has used Toppel in the past, and is familiar with the great opportunities they offer. She is also happy that her role as an AF this year encompasses the aspect of career development. She will be better prepared to help students with drafting résumés and finding internships. She’s looking forward to watching her residents grow and to having a great year!
 
FOLLOW TOPPEL!
For more information on Toppel programs, please visit our web site at www.miami.edu/toppel.

You are receiving this email because our records indicate that you have signed up for "Career Column" (Toppel Mail). If you wish to unsubscribe from this service please visit the Career Column Subscription Page.

Questions about other programs and services offered by the Toppel Career Center can be directed to toppel@miami.edu. For technical help with Career Column, you may send an email to toppel@miami.edu.