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5.4.15

University of Georgia Alumni Career Services

HIGHLIGHTS

Alumni Career Services Spotlight
  1. Webinar: How can the Alumni Career Services office help you?
  2. Alumni Resume Critique Day: Wednesday, May 20th @ the Atlanta Alumni Center
  3. Webinar: Top 5 Reasons to Attend the Alumni Career Fair
  4. Alumni Resume Book- DAWGLink posting #62992
  5. UGA Alumni Career Fair- June 10th
  6. UGA Words of Wisdom for the Class of 2015
Job Promotions
  1. Full-Time Positions
  2. Check out opportunities with: Unum and CMO!

Career Fairs & Networking Events

  1. Verizon Wireless: Virtual GA/Al Sales Career Fair- May 5th
  2. Louisiana Digital Jobs Interview Event- May 5th
  3. NYC Uncubed (tech conference/fair)- May 8th
  4. Savannah- Chatham County Educator Career Fair- June 6th
  5. Alumni Employers: Register for the Alumni Career Fair- June 10th

Career Resources

  1. Atlanta Social Media Marketing Bootcamp- May 5th
  2. Book an Alumni Career Counseling Appointment
  3. Government & Nonprofit
  4. Featured video/recording on Back to the Basics: The Resume & the Cover Letter

ALUMNI CAREER SERVICES SPOTLIGHT

Webinar: How can the Alumni Career Services office help you?

Wednesday, May 6th, 12-1pm

This is an online event.

This webinar is an introduction to the Alumni Career Services office at the University of Georgia. If you have ever wondered about the services offered at this office or how it can help you, this presentation will cover it all. From career counseling appointments to the online job board, DAWGlink, to the biweekly Jobs for DAWGS newsletter, tune in to see how you can use our services!
Click here to register for this event.

Alumni Resume Critique Day

Wednesday, May 20th, 10am-3pm

3475 Lenox Rd NE

Atlanta, GA

Feel free to drop in during Alumni Resume Critique Day on Wednesday, May 20th between 10am-3pm at the Atlanta Alumni Center suite 870, located at 3475 Lenox Rd. NE; Atlanta, GA to have your resume reviewed by a Career Center staff member.
Please have your resume printed and ready to be reviewed.

** Check out the FEATURED RECORDING below for resume building strategies!

Webinar: Top 5 Reasons to Attend the Alumni Career Fair

Wednesday, May 27th, 12-1pm

This is an online event.

Each year, the Alumni Career Services office holds its annual Alumni Career Fair at the Gwinnett Center in Duluth. This event is exclusive to UGA alumni and is a great way to connect with employers! If you're still unsure if you will attend, tune into this webinar to hear the top 5 reasons you should make this a priority. The presentation will also include tips to make the make of your time at the fair.
Click here to register for this event.

Alumni Resume Book- DAWGLink posting #62992

Wednesday, May 27th, 9pm

This is an online event.

All UGA Alumni are invited to submit their resume to this book, which will be distributed to employers attending the UGA Alumni Career Fair on June 10, 2015 at the Gwinnett Center.

This resume book is only open to UGA Alumni.

Feel free to drop in during Alumni Resume Critique Day on Wednesday, May 20th between 10am-3pm at the Atlanta Alumni Center, located at 3475 Lenox Rd. NE; Atlanta, GA to have your resume reviewed by a Career Center staff member.

UGA Alumni Career Fair

Wednesday, June 10th, 11am-3pm

6400 Sugarloaf Pkwy

Duluth, GA

All UGA alumni (that includes recent grads) are welcome to come out and network with employers seeking entry-level, as well as seasoned candidates. Make sure to dress professionally and bring copies of your resume!

We encourage all alumni to register for DAWGlink, our online job board, for this event. Please submit your full name, UGA degree and grad date, UGA email (if applicable), and a current email address to bjbagley@uga.edu. Please indicate UGA Alumni Career Fair registration in the subject line of the email.

**For admission into the fair, please bring a copy of your resume.

UGA Words of Wisdom for the Class of 2015

CoCommencement is less than one month away. Now is the perfect time to share a quick piece of advice with the Class of 2015 as it prepares to embark on life’s next journey. Let them know that wherever life takes them, they will always have the support of UGA alumni and friends. Submissions will be aggregated and shared with students in the days leading up to graduation. Share your wisdom here!

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JOB PROMOTIONS

Full-Time Positions

(This is just a few of the 760+ full-time and part-time listings, Log into DAWGlink to apply!)

DAWGlink #64453, Marketing Manager

Global Connect Network, Inc

DAWGlink #64182, Real Estate Marketing Manager
Reid Casey Team - Keller Williams North Atlanta
DAWGlink #64290, Wildlife Biologist

Xceptional Wildlife
DAWGlink #63788, Supply and Distribution Project Analyst
RaceTrac Petroleum, Inc.
DAWGlink #64144, Software Development Manager
Courion
DAWGlink #63455, PSYCHOLOGIST
The Geo Group
DAWGlink #63910, Lead Teacher/Early Interventionist: Katherine Hamm Center Atlanta Speech School
DAWGlink #63630, Emerging Leaders Program, Operations Track
GEICO

DAWGlink #64137, Claims Director

Lincoln Financial Group

DAWGlink #61989, Analyst – I-Banking, M&A, Trading, Hedge Funds Internship

Swiss Finance Academy (Switzerland)


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.


Additional Postings:

Account Manager – State Farm, Jason Martin Agency

Position Overview: Do you have aspirations to run your own business? If so, you will want to consider working in the office of Jason Martin - State Farm Agent. As a member of our agency team, you have an opportunity to experience first-hand what it takes to be a State Farm Agent. You will build and develop customer relationships within the community to promote State Farm products including auto, home and life insurance. This position will provide experience in a professional environment and let you explore the opportunity to become a State Farm agent yourself.

Pay = Salary + Commission

If interested please apply at http://jasonmartin.sfagentjobs.com/account

CAREER FAIRS & NETWORKING EVENTS

Verizon Wireless: Virtual GA/Al Sales Career Fair

Tuesday, May 5th, 9am-5pm

This is an online event.

Don’t miss out on a great opportunity to learn about careers at Verizon Wireless and network with our recruiters, all from the comfort and convenience of your own home!


By registering, you will be able to:

  • Explore our Verizon Wireless Recruitment Center at any time to learn about our job opportunities, culture, and industry-leading benefits
  • Participate in upcoming live virtual career fairs hosted by Verizon Wireless recruiters
  • Create a profile, upload a resume, and reach out to us with questions
  • Receive reminder emails leading up to our live virtual career fair events

Register today by visiting https://verizon.virtualcareerfairs.com/event/rc/login

Learn more about Verizon careers at www.verizon.com/jobs
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NYC Uncubed Tech Conference/Fair

Friday, May 8th, 9am-6:30pm

125 W 18th St

New York, NY

This interactive tech + job conference will feature 90 companies looking to hire for 1,000+ positions. Everything from entry-level to people with 10+ years of experience, across marketing, biz, tech, design, etc. The companies range from big guys like BuzzFeed and Foursquare to smaller 10-people companies. There's something for everyone!

The full list of companies are can be found here (scroll way down): http://nyc.uncubed.com/

UGA grads can use the code "DAWGS" at checkout to receive 40% off their ticket price.

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CAREER RESOURCES

Atlanta Social Media Marketing Bootcamp- May 5th!

AdPR@UGA offers May 5 Social Media Marketing Bootcamp in Atlanta

The Advertising and Public Relations Department at UGA's Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication will host an all-day social media marketing bootcamp on Tuesday, May 5, in Atlanta.

The hands-on seminar includes case-studies and interactive exercises to reinforce the information you will learn. Through lecture, real-world examples and discussion, class participants will have a well-rounded understanding of how social media marketing can be used for businesses, for their job, and even for career advancement.

The bootcamp is a collaborative effort between the Department of Advertising and Public Relations in UGA's Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communications and GRM.

Each seminar is limited to 20 participants to ensure personalized learning.

Seminars begin promptly at 9 a.m. and conclude at 4 p.m.

Lunch and parking validation is provided. Participants are encouraged to bring a wireless laptop computer or tablet as real-time applications and examples will be explored.

There is a special $99 rate for individuals with a UGA connection.

Register today: https://ugasocial.wordpress.com.

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.

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

Back to the Basics: The Resume & the Cover Letter

This workshop focused on the format, construction, and content that will make your resume and cover letter stand out from the crowd. There is no assignment before this webinar, but feel free to have a job description on hand to make this session relevant to YOUR job search!. Enjoy!
Best,
Bethany

DISCLAIMERS

* All University of Georgia 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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