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Toppel workshops may be modified without notice. Please contact Toppel at (305) 284-5451 to confirm the workshop schedule.

 > CAREER EXPO
Companies will be on campus to recruit students for jobs and internships. This is your opportunity to network with hundreds of recruiters from a wide variety of industries. For more information, please visit the Career Expo website. All interested students and alumni must come professionally dressed with plenty of copies of their resumes. The Career Expo is open ONLY to University of Miami students and alumni.

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

September 18, 2015

2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

BankUnited Center


Be sure to submit a Miami Commitment Activity Form after you attend the Expo.
 

 

 > CAREER FAIRS & MEET-UPS

NAME

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Accounting Career Fair

October 2, 2015

12:00-3:00 p.m.

Fieldhouse at the BankUnited Center

STEAM Meet-Up

October 14, 2015

6:00-8:00 p.m.

Shalala Student Center

Global Careers Meet-Up

November 4, 2015

6:00-8:00 p.m.

Toppel Career Center


Be sure to submit a Miami Commitment Activity Form for every career fair or meet-up you attend.

 

>COMPANY INFORMATION SESSIONS
Information Sessions are informative and serve as a way of gathering additional information about company before you go on an interview or apply to a position. These sessions enable you to personally meet a representative from the company and also ask questions. For a current list of Info sessions please visit Toppel's Career Events Calendar.

EVENT

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Citibank Information & Networking Session
September 16, 2015
6:00 p.m.
Storer Auditorium-School of Business
Private IT and Software Consulting Industry Session:
Presented by Fast Enterprises
September 17, 2015
12:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Nielsen Company Information Session
September 17, 2015
4:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Peace Corps Application Workshop & Information Session
September 23, 2015
6:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Bloomingdale's Pre-Interview Reception and Information Session for Nationwide Opportunities
September 28, 2015
5:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center

Be sure to submit a Miami Commitment Activity Form for every information session you attend.

 

 > INTERNSHIP INFORMATION SESSIONS
The Toppel Career Center provides a series of Information sessions from various companies and organizations  which address career options, internships, and job trends. Juniors and Seniors are strongly encouraged to attend these sessions. For a current list of Info sessions please visit Toppel's Career Events Calendar. program will discuss the process of attaining an internship using Hire a Cane and other online resources. TIP denotes the Toppel Internship Program Orientation.

TOPIC

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

TIP Orientation
September 8, 2015
1:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
September 9, 2015
11:00 a.m.
Toppel Career Center
Exploring Internships
September 15, 2015
5:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
September 23, 2015
2:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
October 5, 2015
10:00 a.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
October 22 , 2015
10:30 a.m.
Toppel Career Center
Exploring Internships
October 22 , 2015
5:15 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
November 3, 2015
3:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
November 20, 2015
11:00 a.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
December 3, 2015
10:00 a.m.
Toppel Career Center

Be sure to submit a Miami Commitment Activity Form for every workshop you attend.

 

 > INTERVIEWING SKILLS WORKSHOP
An important element of the job search process is the interview. In addition to the Virtual Workshop available through HireACane. Toppel offers practice interviews or mini-practice interviews (by appointment).

Interviewing Skills Virtual Workshop Available on HireaCane.
After completing the workshop, be sure to complete the Quiz on Blackboard


Be sure to submit a Miami Commitment Activity Form for every practice interview you attend.

 

> RESUME AND COVER LETTER WRITING
Complete the Rules of A Resume Virtual Workshop to create a professional resume. To have your resume critiqued, you can utilize Toppel's walk-in advising, Monday-Friday, 9:00 am-4:30 pm with no appointment needed. These appointments are one on one sessions with a Peer Advisor, Graduate Assistant, or Career Advisor.

Rules of a Resume Virtual Workshop Available on HireaCane.
After completing the workshop, be sure to complete the Quiz on Blackboard

Be sure to submit a Miami Commitment Activity Form if you have your resume critiqued at Toppel.


>TIME MANAGEMENT
This workshop will introduce you to direct and simple strategies you can use to manage your time, set goals and priorities to get your work done effectively and on a timely basis.

The Time Management Workshop is available Online through Blackboard

 

>OTHER CAREER RELATED WORKSHOPS
The Toppel Career Center provides a series of career workshops which address career options, internships, and job trends. Juniors and Seniors are strongly encouraged to attend these sessions. For a current list of workshops, please visit Toppel's Career Events Calendar.

EVENT

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Shape Your Future With Story
September 2, 2015
5:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Is Grad School Right For Me?
September 8, 2015
6:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Shift Happens:
Embracing Changes to Your Career and Major Plans
September 16, 2015
5:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Maximize Strengths-Assessment of Talents
October 5, 2015
6:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Ins & Outs of Teaching English Abroad
October 19, 2015
5:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Writing the Personal Statement-Hosted by Kaplan
October 20, 2015
6:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
The Path to an Environmental Career
November 9, 2015
6:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center

Be sure to submit a Miami Commitment Activity Form for every workshop you attend.