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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

February 13, 2014

 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Herbert Wellness Center


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

 > CAREER & ACADEMIC FAIRS

NAME

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Student & Alumni Career Symposium
February 12, 2014
12:00-8:00 p.m.
Student Activities Center,
East Ballroom
Healthcare Night

March 24, 2014

6:00-8:00 p.m.

Toppel Career Center,
Career Reflections Courtyard

Architecture Career Fair
April 3, 2014
4:00-6:00 p.m.
Hurricane 100 Room,
BankUnited Center

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

 

>GRADUATE SCHOOL-RELATED WORKSHOPS
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.

EVENT

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Ins & Outs of Teaching English Abroad
January 27, 2014
5:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Pre-Law Progam
January 30, 2014
12:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Accelerator – Vanderbilt Summer Business Institute Information Session
February 4, 2014
12:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Law School Information Session
February 11, 2014
5:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Scholarships and Fellowships to Launch Your Career
February 18, 2014
3:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Writing the Personal Statement
February 24, 2014
6:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center


 > INTERNSHIP INFORMATION SESSIONS
This program will discuss the process of attaining an internship using HireaCane and other online resources. Dates mark with an asterisk (*) denote the Toppel Internship Program (TIP) Orientation

DATE

TIME

TOPIC

LOCATION

Febuary 3, 2014

5:30 p.m.

Music Business

School of Music Library

February 4, 2014

5:30 p.m.

BUSINESS

Toppel Career Center

February 6, 2014 *

10:00 a.m.

TIP

Toppel Career Center

February 17, 2014

3:30 p.m.

SPORTS

Toppel Career Center

February 28, 2014 *

10:00 a.m.

TIP

Toppel Career Center

March 5, 2014

4:00 p.m.

PRE-HEALTH

Toppel Career Center

March 18, 2014*

2:00 p.m.

TIP

Toppel Career Center

March 19, 2014

5:00 p.m.

COMMUNICATION

Toppel Career Center

March 26, 2014

5:00 p.m.

MUSIC

Toppel Career Center

April 4, 2014*

2:30 p.m.

TIP

Toppel Career Center

April 14, 2014*

4:00 p.m.

TIP

Toppel Career Center

April 23, 2014*

9:00 a.m.

TIP

Toppel Career Center

May 2, 2014*

1:00 p.m.

TIP

Toppel Career Center

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

 

 > INTERVIEWING SKILLS WORKSHOP
Topics that will be covered include how to prepare for the interview, questions the interviewer will ask, and the most effective ways to follow-up. An introduction to networking and negotiating your salary will also be presented.

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

February 6, 2014

3:30 p.m.

Toppel Career Center

February 10, 2014
2:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
February 25, 2014
2:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
March 19, 2014
1:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
March 24, 2014
2:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
April 11, 2014
11:00 a.m.
Toppel Career Center
April 22, 2014
4:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center

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

 

>NETWORKING WORKSHOPS
Networking serves as a valuable strategy for meeting potential employers, getting a lead on a job, and gathering information on a company. These programs will teach you how to use available resources for networking.

EVENT

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Leveraging Social Media for Your Job Search
February 3, 2014
11:00 a.m.
Toppel Career Center
Leveraging Social Media for Your Job Search
February 26, 2014
1:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Leveraging Social Media for Your Job Search
March 5, 2014
2:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Alumni Weimar Series: Proven Strategies to Build a Powerful Network
March 5, 2014
8:00 p.m.
Webinar
Healthcare Networking Night
March 24, 2014
6:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Leveraging Social Media for Your Job Search
March 25, 2014
3:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Leveraging Social Media for Your Job Search
April 24, 2014
4:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center

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

 

> RESUME AND COVER LETTER WRITING
Programs will teach you rules of a resume in three easy steps and five tips to creating professional cover letter.

DATE

TIME

TOPIC

LOCATION

January 30, 2014

4:00 p.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

February 11, 2014

2:00 p.m.

Cover Letters

Toppel Career Center

February 11, 2014

5:00 p.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

February 17, 2014

2:00 p.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

February 19, 2014

3:00 p.m.

Cover Letters

Toppel Career Center

March 4, 2014

4:00 p.m.

CV to Resume

Toppel Career Center

March 6, 2014

4:00 p.m.

Cover Letters

Toppel Career Center

March 18, 2014

1:00 p.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

March 19, 2014

11:00 a.m.

Cover Letters

Toppel Career Center

March 27, 2014

11:00 a.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

April 7, 2014

1:00 p.m.

Cover Letters

Toppel Career Center

April 9, 2014

3:00 p.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

April 21, 2014

4:00 p.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

April 23, 2014

5:00 p.m.

Cover Letters

Toppel Career Center

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


>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 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.

EVENT

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Academic Resource Center Workshop
January 30, 2014
1:00 p.m.

UC, Room 245

Understanding the Academic
Job Search
February 5, 2014
5:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Pre-Health Shadow, Volunteer, and Research Opportunities
February 10, 2014
6:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Scholarships and Fellowships to Launch Your Career
February 18, 2014
3:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Writing the Personal Statement
February 24, 2014
6:30 p.m.

Toppel Career Center

Careers in Academia- Communication
February 27, 2014
5:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Academic Resource Center Workshop
March 6, 2014
1:00 p.m.

UC, Room 245

Navigating the Industry Job Search
March 17, 2014
4:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center

From College to Career: Transitioning to the Real World

March 25, 2014
4:30 p.m.

Toppel Career Center

Academic Resource Center Workshop
April 3, 2014
1:00 p.m.

UC, Room 245