Center for Career Education - This Week at CCE: Nov. 14-18, 2011
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First-years through seniors, now's the time to learn how LinkedIn can help you secure desired opportunities. The first step is to create a profile. Follow these steps to get started then schedule an appointment to have a counselor review your profile by calling (212) 854-5609. Already a LinkedIn user and ready to take the next step? Learn the 3 Critical Elements of Every LinkedIn Invitation .
Seniors - You'll have seen some big firms with very structured programs recruiting over the last few months on campus. It's not over for you! Remember that hiring is done year-round for most industries based on their needs so it's very important to remain positive and focused as seniors secure opportunities in the fall, spring, and summer months. Schedule an appointment with a counselor to speak about your search and steps you can take to find opportunities.
GS Dinner & Discussion: Entrepreneurship - Monday, Nov. 14 - Join this informal, intimate panel discussion to network with and learn from alumni who will share their professional experiences, industry insights and answer questions about launching and managing your own business.
STEP Position Deadlines are as early as Tuesday, Nov. 15…don’t miss out! - CCE's Science, Technology, Engineering Program (STEP) offers Columbia students high quality summer internship experiences. Current STEP positions are related to Computer Science, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Industrial, Manufacturing, Mechanical, and Operations Research. Check out all current STEP positions here (more positions to come over the coming weeks – so stay tuned if these do not fit your interests) .
NEW - Columbia College Alumni-Sponsored Student Internship Program (CCASSIP) for Columbia College sophomores and juniors across a range of industries. There are two mandatory steps to apply:
1. Attend an information session to learn about internships available, details of the program, and how to write a strong application.
Wed, Nov 30, 2011, 5pm-6pm RSVP
Tues, Jan 17, 2012, 5pm-6pm (First day of spring classes) RSVP
Sat, Jan 21, 2012, 11am-12pm RSVP and 1pm-2pm RSVP
2. Schedule a session with a CCE Career Counselor to review your application documents. Call 212-854-5609 to secure an appointment.