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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 11, 2015

3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

BankUnited Center


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

 > CAREER & ACADEMIC FAIRS

NAME

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Student Athlete Career Fair

March 23, 2015

4:00-6:00 p.m.

Knights Sports Complex

Architecture Career Fair

March 31, 2015

4:00-6:00 p.m.

H100 BankUnited Center

ACC/SEC Virtual Career Fair

April 1st-2nd, 2015

Online

HireACane

Ocean Career Fair

April 8th, 2015

6:00-8:00 p.m.

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

Graduate School Information Session: Public Health
February 25, 2015
6:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Writing the Personal Statement
March 18th, 2015
6:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Ins and Outs of Teaching English abroad
March 24th, 2015
4:00 p.m
Toppel Career Center
Scholarships & Fellowships to Launch Your Career
April 7th, 2015
3:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center


 > INTERNSHIP INFORMATION SESSIONS
This 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
January 15, 2015
9:30 a.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
January 21, 2015
2:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
January 23, 2015
11:00 a.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
January 26, 2015
1:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
January 29, 2015
4:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
February 3 , 2015
1:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Exploring Internships
February 17 , 2015
5:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
February 27 , 2015
10:00 a.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
March 18 , 2015
2:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Exploring Internships
March 26, 2015
5:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
April 2nd , 2015
2:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Exploring Internships
April 13th, 2015
3:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
April 14th, 2015
4:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
April 23, 2015
9:00 a.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
May 1, 2015
1:00 p.m.
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.

EVENT

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

8 Steps to Acing the Interview

January 21, 2015

3:00 p.m.

Toppel Career Center

8 Steps to Acing the Interview

January 26, 2015
1:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center

8 Steps to Acing the Interview

February 2, 2015
5:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center

EPIC (Employer Practice Interview and Critiques)

February 5, 2015
9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center

EPIC Reception

February 5, 2015
4:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center

8 Steps to Acing the Interview

February 17, 2015
2:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center

8 Steps to Acing the Interview

February 20, 2015
11:00 a.m.
Toppel Career Center

8 Steps to Acing the Interview

March 17, 2015
3:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center

8 Steps to Acing the Interview

April 13, 2015
11:00 a.m.
Toppel Career Center

8 Steps to Acing the Interview

April 21, 2015
2:00 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 4, 2015
3:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Leveraging Social Media for Your Job Search
February 23, 2015
2:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Healthcare Meet-Up
March 3, 2015
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Leveraging Social Media for Your Job Search
March 5, 2015
10:00 a.m.
Toppel Career Center
Communication & Interactive Media Meet Up

Apri1 1, 2015

6:00-8:00 p.m.

School of Communication Courtyard

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

 

> RESUME AND COVER LETTER WRITING
Programs will teach you rule

DATE

TIME

TOPIC

LOCATION

January 20, 2015

4:00 p.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

January 22, 2015

2:00 p.m.

Cover Letters

Toppel Career Center

January 27, 2015

11:00 a.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

January 30, 2015

1:00 p.m.

Cover Letters

Toppel Career Center

February 9, 2015

2:00 p.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

February 16, 2015

4:00 p.m.

Cover Letters

Toppel Career Center

February 19, 2015

5:30 p.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

March 4th, 2015

4:00 p.m.

Cover Letters

Toppel Career Center

March 25, 2015

3:00 p.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

March 27th, 2015

2:00 p.m.

Cover Letters

Toppel Career Center

April 7th, 2015

5:30 p.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

April 9th, 2015

10:00 a.m.

Cover Letters

Toppel Career Center

s of a resume in three easy steps and five tips to creating professional cover letter.

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

Careers in Government
February 18, 2015
6:30 p.m.
Toppel career Center
A Career in the Healthcare Industry
February 25, 2015
6:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
The Art of Negotiating:
Beyond the Textbook to Real Life Experience
February 26, 2015
5:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center