CE&D Weekly Newsletter

Week of September 3rd, 2014

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Career Quote of the Week

"In the face of such hopelessness as our eventual, unavoidable death, there is little sense in not at least trying to accomplish all your wildest dreams in life." - Kevin Smith, Filmmaker

Please help us in welcoming Ankit Shah as a new Assistant Director in our CE&D office!

The first full week of classes are upon us. It's never too early to stop in to CE&D! Quick-advising sessions are already being offered from 2-4PM!

Career Exploration and Development is now offering two exciting new weekly open sessions for all students to attend.

Intro to CE&D - An open session held on Mondays at 4:30 and Thursdays at 11:30 in Burton Morgan 219. These sessions are designed to introduce students to our office, the services we offer, DULink, etc. Come with your questions and find out all about us!

CE&D Convo - Another weekly open session held on Tuesdays at 11:30 and Thursdays at 4:30 in Higley Room 008. These open sessions are designed for students to come with your questions about anything from internships to job searches. Group discussions can trigger a great deal of learning and dialog. This is a quick way to get a lot of questions answered about career planning, externship opportunities, or anything else career or grad school related that you would like to talk about.

How to find and do work you love: Scott Dinsmore at TEDxGoldenGatePark (2D)

Glassdoor - Knowing What to Expect From a Job

Often a job description may not provide the fullest detail of what the position may entail. Glassdoor is an app that allows former employees of companies to share their experiences with others.

http://www.glassdoor.com/apps.htm

Frequently Asked Question of the Week

Question: How do I make an appointment?

Answer: We are located in 306 Burton Morgan. Feel free to walk in during work hours to make an appointment. You can also call us at 740.587.6656.

Article of the Week

John Taft, CEO at RBC Wealth Management, describes how a Warren Buffet quote relates to the course of his career as a professional.

http://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20140827165018-229992090-you-only-live-once-do-it-warren-buffett-s-way

Bloomberg Aptitude Test Registration

The Bloomberg Aptitude Test (BAT) will be held on Wednesday, September 17th at 4:30 PM in Higley Room 028. Use the link below to register to take the BAT and learn more about the test.


https://talentsearch.bloomberginstitute.com/test_sessions/available

Upcoming CE&D Events

Intro to CE&D - Thursday, September 4th, 11:30-12:30 (Burton Morgan Room 219)

CE&D Convo - Thursday, September 4th, 4:30-5:30 (Higley Room 008)

Intro to CE&D - Monday, September 8th, 11:30-12:30 (Burton Morgan Room 218*)

CE&D Convo - Tuesday, September 9th, 4:30-5:30 (Higley Room 008)


*Note- BM 218 is a one time only room change - all other sessions will be held in 219.