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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 17, 2014

 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

Graduate School Fair
September 17, 2014
3:00-7:00 p.m.
BankUnited Center
Majors and Minors Fair

September 29, 2014

12:00-3:00 p.m.

Student Activities Center, Ballroom

Accounting Career Fair

October 1, 2014

12:00-3:00 p.m.

Fieldhouse: Multi-Purpose Room

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

Is Grad School Right For Me?
September 9th, 2014
5:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Writing the Personal Statement
October 6, 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

TOPIC

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

TIP Orientation
September 8th, 2014
10:00 a.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
September 10th, 2014
11:00 a.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
September 23rd, 2014
2:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
October 7th, 2014
1:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
November 21st , 2014
1:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
TIP Orientation
December 3rd , 2014
10:00 a.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.

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

September 3, 2014

4:00 p.m.

Toppel Career Center

September 10, 2014
1:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
September 25, 2014
5:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
October 13, 2014
2:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
October 22, 2014
1:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
November 4, 2014
2:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
November 20, 2014
10:00 a.m.
Toppel Career Center
December 3, 2014
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

Career Expo Meet The Students: Pre Expo Networking Reception
September 16, 2014
 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Graduate School Fair Meet The Students: Pre Expo Networking Reception
September 17, 2014
 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Leveraging Social Media for Your Job Search
September 26, 2014
1:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Psych and Neuroscience Meet-Up 2014
October 7th, 2014
6:30 p.m. -8:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
STEM Meet-Up
October 9, 2014
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Leveraging Social Media for Your Job Search
October 23, 2014
2:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Global Careers Meet-Up
November 3, 2014
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Leveraging Social Media for Your Job Search
November 5, 2014
10:00 a.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

September 2, 2014

4:00 p.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

September 4, 2014

2:00 p.m.

Cover Letters

Toppel Career Center

September 22, 2014

1:00 p.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

September 24, 2014

4:00 p.m.

Cover Letters

Toppel Career Center

October 6, 2014

2:00 p.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

October 9, 2014

11:00 a.m.

Cover Letters

Toppel Career Center

October 21, 2014

1:00 p.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

October 27, 2014

5:00 p.m.

Cover Letters

Toppel Career Center

November 12, 2014

3:00 p.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

November 14, 2014

11:00 a.m.

Cover Letters

Toppel Career Center

November 17, 2014

5:30 p.m.

Resume

Toppel Career Center

November 19, 2014

10:00 a.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

Creating a Game Plan for Career Expo
September 8th, 2014
6:00 p.m.
Topel Career Center
Banking Part 1: Creating a Standout Resume & Networking Tips
September 9th, 2014
5:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Maximizing Strengths: Dominate Interviews
September 30th, 2014
6:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Hospitality and Tourism 24/7
October 13th, 2014
6:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Retail: It's All About the Customer
October 13th, 2014
6:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
How to be a Leader, Not Just a Manager
October 22nd, 2014
6:00 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
The Path to an Environmental Career
November 4th, 2014
6:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center
Job Search for International Students
November 4th, 2014
6:30 p.m.
Toppel Career Center


MIAMI COMMITMENT WORKSHOP CALENDAR