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9.29.15 Alumni Career Services

NEWSLETTER HIGHLIGHTS

Alumni Career Services Programs
  1. Calling all alumni! UGA Virtual Networking Hour with UGA students, Sept. 30th
  2. Webinar: LinkedIn from the Employer's Perspective, Oct. 7th
  3. Webinar: Overcoming the Impostor Syndrome, Oct. 21st
Job Promotions
  1. Full-Time Positions
  2. Check out opportunities with: Johnson Service Group, Keller Williams- The Atlanta Homes Team, English Open Doors Program, and Hire Heroes USA (Opportunities for Veterans)!

Career Fairs & Networking Events

  1. UGA Law School Open House
  2. Seeking Alumni Panelists for Living the Dream Panel Event at UGA
  3. Atlanta Tech Village Internship & Job Fair, Nov. 2nd
  4. Looking for LGBTQ Leaders for Out in the Workplace Panel at UGA, Nov. 5th

Career Resources

  1. Book an Alumni Career Counseling Appointment
  2. Jewish Family & Career Services Employment Workshop Series
  3. The Iron Yard Atlanta, Software Engineering/Design Courses
  4. Government & Nonprofit
  5. Recorded webinar: Strategic Planning for Your Career

ALUMNI CAREER SERVICES FALL PROGRAMS

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UGA Virtual Networking Hour: Advice from the Big Dawgs!

Wednesday, Sep. 30th, 12-1pm

This is an online event.

You're invited to UGA Virtual Networking Hour, called Advice from the Big Dawgs, which is an opportunity for you to give advice and words of wisdom to current UGA students. The event will be held during the lunch hour on Wednesday, September 30th from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. EST


How does it work?

Chats will be limited to 10 minutes, and will randomly connect you with up to six students in one hour. Choose to share advice and wisdom with students in any of the industry areas below.

  • Arts, Media, and Communications
  • Business and Economics
  • Education, Training, and Social Services
  • Health Sciences, Nursing, Medicine, and Public Health
  • Public Policy, Government, Law, and International Development and Affairs
  • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics


Learn more at alumni.uga.edu/virtualnetworking!

To register, click here!

**If you are a recent graduate, please mark "student/recent grad" in the registration process to be paired with seasoned alumni.

Webinar: LinkedIn from the Employer's Perspective

Wednesday, Oct. 7th, 12-1pm

This is an online event.

Join this webinar to hear from Capstone Financial's Director of Recruitment, Jacqui McCray and her insights into making your LinkedIn profile stand out in all the right ways!

Click here to register!

Webinar: Overcoming the Impostor Syndrome

Wednesday, Oct. 21st, 12-1pm

This is an online event.

Stop Feeling Like a Fraud! - Have you ever been fearful that your colleagues at work might find out that you don’t know what the heck you are doing?! Studies show that up to 70% of high achieving professionals-men and women alike-suffer from the impostor syndrome which affects their confidence and fulfillment at work. Join us for this 40 minute webinar to learn how to overcome this sense of inferiority and value your experience and successes in a realistic way.
Our leader, Hallie Crawford, is a certified career coach and founder of www.halliecrawford.com.

Click here to register!

JOB PROMOTIONS

Full-Time Positions

(This is just a few of the 800+ full-time and part-time listings, Log into DAWGlink to apply!)


DAWGlink #69518, Personal Lines Account Executive

North Atlanta Insurance, LLC

DAWGlink #67980, Ecologist

Corblu Ecology Group, LLC

DAWGlink #69817, Marketing Spec (WL)

Georgia Department of Natural Resources

DAWGlink #69800, Analyst - Operations/Financial

Execusource

DAWGlink #69494, Assistant Brand Manager

Newell Rubbermaid

DAWGlink #68962, Communications Specialist

U.S. Poultry & Egg Association

DAWGlink #69547, Grants Administrator / Data Analyst

The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland

DAWGlink #68689, Junior Associate, Technology

SapientNitro

DAWGlink #68889, Mechanical Engineer

Sealed Air Corporation

DAWGlink #69841, Project Coordinator

Fineline Technologies

DAWGlink #65453, Senior Financial Analyst- Atlanta, GA

Merrill Lynch - Private Banking and Investment Group

DAWGlink #69977, Verizon Wireless Store Manager

TCC VERIZON WIRELESS


ADDITIONAL POSTINGS:
Timberchase Financial, LLC is hiring a Financial Planner!

Greene County High School is hiring teachers!

Cobb County Schools is hiring Teachers and Speech Language Pathologists!

TIP: When using DAWGlink, make sure to use the "Advanced Search" feature to choose "Alumnus" class level and "Full time" as position type. Remember that you can also use keywords to find jobs in your interest area or you may search geographically with a zip code and # miles within radius.

CAREER FAIRS & NETWORKING EVENTS

Georgia Law School Open House

October 8th: Open house is open to all prospective students, including UGA students who could not make the first event.

Click here to register!

Seeking Alumni Panelists for Living the Dream Panel Event at UGA

Are you currently working in your dream career? If so, we would like to invite you to participate in our Living the Dream UGA Alumni Panel Event on October 15, 2015. Many UGA students desire to pursue their dream careers without realizing the time and effort it takes to get there. This panel event will facilitate a conversation on how UGA alumni went from their major to their dream job and the steps they took along the way.

Date: Oct. 15th, 6:00-7:30pm
Location: Miller Learning Center, Room 171, UGA Campus, Athens, GA

If you are interested in participating as a panelist, please email Suzanne Voigt at svoigt@uga.edu.

Atlanta Tech Village Internship & Job Fair

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Looking for LGBTQ Leaders for Out in the Workplace Panel at UGA, Nov. 5th

The Lunch with Leaders Out in the Workplace program is an opportunity for students to have lunch and hear a panel discussion with out, LGBTQ-identified community leaders who will briefly shares their professional story, how they came to terms with their identity in the workplace, how they have balanced their identity with other aspects of their work life, and how their identity has affected their career path. This program offers an opportunity for the LGBTQ students to develop a positive LGBT identity by hearing from individuals who have successfully integrated their sexual and gender identity into all facets of their life. This year we are specifically looking for those in helping professions, and individuals with backgrounds in the Liberal Arts/Humanities.


The panel will take place Thursday, November 5th from 12pm-1pm at UGA.

Please let Kali DeWald, kdewald@uga.edu, know if you would be willing to serve as a panelist.

CAREER RESOURCES

Make a Career Counseling Appointment through DAWGLink

For your convenience, appointments can now be made ONLINE with Bethany Mills and can be conducted by phone or in person in the Atlanta Alumni Center office. To make an appointment, follow the instructions on the Alumni Resources page on the UGA Career Center website. If you have any issues, please contact the Atlanta Alumni Center at 404-814-8820.
**Do not use GOOGLE CHROME as a browser. The appointment function will NOT work.
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The Iron Yard Atlanta, Software Engineering/Design Courses

The Iron Yard Atlanta is offering a $1000 scholarship to members of the UGA Alumni Association to attend one of their immersive courses in software engineering or design at their Downtown Atlanta Location. Enrollment is still open for their next course in Front End Engineering, starting June 29. From those looking to dip their toe into the world of software to those who want to dive deep and find a fulfilling job, there's a place at The Iron Yard. The options on their course pathway meet you wherever you're at and guide you to the next step of your journey. Read more at:

theironyard.com/locations/atlanta/

GOVERNMENT & NONPROFIT

Check out Go Government for information about federal jobs, internships, and government resources. For Non-Profit news and opportunities, visit Opportunity Knocks and Idealist!


CALL TO SERVE CAREER GUIDES

Are you interested in pursuing a career with the federal government? Need information and resources to provide the best advice and strategies for success for your particular areas of interest? The Partnership for Public Service’s Go Government career guides are now online and a great resource for students to see how their major could translate into a job in the federal government.

FEATURED VIDEO/RECORDING

Alumni Webinar: Strategic Planning for Your Career

In our work, we often create a strategic plan for the year, if not for the next 5-10 years. It helps to solidify our mission, create realistic goals, and measure progress along the way. When it comes to your career, do you have a strategic plan? If not, perhaps it's time to create one. From establishing your career mission, to setting goals for yourself, we will explore how to create a strategic plan for your career.

Enjoy!
Best,
Bethany

DISCLAIMERS

* All UGA Career Center sponsored events are for UGA students and alumni only.

* The Career Center is committed to providing access for all people with disabilities and will provide accommodations if notified in advance. To request accommodations please contact us at 706-542-3375.


* To help ensure a pleasant & productive environment for all participants, please follow these guidelines:

1. Respect all participants (employers, job seekers, & staff).

2. Appropriate attire is required and is determined by event. Some events require Professional or Business Attire.

3. For safety reasons, the doorways to the event (inside & out) & the surrounding areas must be kept clear at all times.

4. Participants are expected to cooperate with all reasonable requests made by members of the staff & all reasonable requests of any person acting in an official capacity as a representative of the participating institutions.

5. If questions or concerns arise during the event, please contact a member of the Career Center staff for assistance.

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