Man Ko, a College of Business student who expects to graduate in December with a double major in Accounting and MIS, is looking for a good job with growth potential. When he made plans to attend the Ahead of the Game Accounting and Business Expo, the career fair for Florida International University’s Accounting, Finance and […]
Networking: beyond social media and email, a key to career success.
In an increasingly complex business world, students know that building relationships is key to identifying and obtaining internships and jobs, as well as an important way to explore career options. Yet for many, networking – the most effective way to begin those relationships – remains a challenge. To help them build their skills, FIU College of […]
FIU Hispanic students nail it at 2016 Prospanica Conference & Career Expo in Houston.
Marianella Camacho (BA ’94), working on her Professional MBA at the College of Business at Florida International University (FIU), liked everything about the 2016 Prospanica Conference & Career Expo in Houston, Texas, held September 28 – October 1, 2016. Presented by the National Society of Hispanic MBAs, the conference offered opportunities for career advancement through […]
Record numbers open doors to new opportunities for FIU Business students.
The lines were long, the conference rooms filled to capacity and attendees buzzing with activity, all of it pointing to increased opportunities for both students and employers participating in the College of Business’ annual career fair. For FIU students, the career fair is a first step in their transition into the working world while top-name […]
John Nykolaiszyn To Lead FIU’s Career Management.
John Nykolaiszyn has been appointed interim director of the College of Business’ Career Management Services (CMS), taking over the position immediately. Until now, he was CMS’ associate director. A career expert, Nykolaiszyn also brings more than a decade of corporate experience to his new role. Prior to joining FIU in 2010, he held senior recruiting […]
Federal government representatives inspire a crowd of FIU students as potential employees.
The largest employer in the U.S., the federal government, met with FIU and College of Business students to showcase the employment opportunities, internships and scholarships available across its multiple agencies. Hosted by FIU’s Career Services, this 10th Annual Federal Government Statewide Conference included representatives from the USDA, FBI, CIA, State Department, Coast Guard and the […]
Opportunities flourish at College of Business career fair
The career quest is on, and both sides are looking for the same thing: a good fit. Students want that just-right internship or a full-time job that will get them in the door. Companies are looking for that go-getter with the right experience. That’s where the College of Business’ Career Management Services comes in. The […]
FIU to host 135 employers at Career Fair on February 9
On February 9, FIU will host 135 employers at the Spring 2015 Career Fair at the Modesto Maidique Campus, which will be held from 3 pm to 7 pm in the FIU Arena. The office of Career Services anticipates 1,500 students and alumni will attend the event. The lineup of employers that have signed up […]
Here’s to good Linking: John’s top five LinkedIn tips for the New Year.
Welcome back! After a holiday season full of fun with friends and family, it’s time to get back to business – your career business. The mark you’re about to make, either as an intern, a first-time employee, or in your next career step, will be helped – or hurt – by that first impression to […]
Business students get “kickoffs” for career search.
Because September and October are key recruiting times, Career Management Services in the College of Business at Florida International University (FIU) offered Career Kickoff, a new initiative for undergrads, graduate students and alumni. The event, featuring workshops, panel discussions and networking events, was held September 9-20, 2013. “Career Kickoff helped attendees learn important skills as […]