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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 19, 2016

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 7, 2016

12:00-3:00 p.m.

FieldHouse, BankUnited 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

United States Department of State
September 7, 2016
1:00-4:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
McKinsey & Company (RSVP Required)
September 8, 2016
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
MassMutual Information Session
September 14, 2016
4:00-6:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Nielsen Information Session
September 15, 2016
7:00-8:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Harvard Law School Information Session
September 16, 2016
1:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Bloomingdale's Information Session
September 20, 2016
5:30-6:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Royal Craibbean Cruises Information Session
September 21, 2016
6:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Google Information Session
September 26, 2016
4:00 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

Exploring Internships
September 13, 2016
5:00 p.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
After completing the workshop, be sure to complete the Quiz on Blackboard

TOPIC

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

How to Ace a Superday Interview
September 27, 2016
6:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center Loft


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

 

> RESUME WORKSHOP
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 Webinar
After completing the webinar, 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

Writing the Personal Statement
September 22, 2016
6:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Explore the World Around U: Majors, Minors & Study Abroad
September 28, 2016
3:00-6:00 p.m.
Shalala Student Center
Across the Aisle: Careers in Government and Public Sector
October 6, 2016
6:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Is Grad School Right for Me?
October 18, 2016
6:30 p.m.
Webinar
Maximize Your Strengths for Career Success
November 3, 2016
6:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Across the Aisle: Careers in Government and Public Sector
November 9, 2016
6:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center

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