Careerpalooza: Top Secret Edition -
Saturday, September 12th, 10-3
Bond, Bourne, Bauer…they all made
sure they had good intel going into the field. Join us for Careerpalooza:
Top Secret Edition for specialized career development tradecraft with workshops
covering everything from interview skills to specific career paths. Prominent
employers and successful alums will be coming to share their expertise and
advice. Choose which sessions fit you best and come to as many or as few as
you’d like - if you attend at least 4 you'll be entered into a drawing for one
of two $100 Apple Store Gift Cards.
Passing the Polygraph: Behavioral
Interview prep (118)
Is your cover always getting blown when under pressure? Learn how to make sure
your profile stands up to the most difficult questions.
Mission Briefing: Working in IT
Hear from a tech asset in this "live drop" about what it's like to
work in IT. Featuring IBM.
Session 2: 11:00am-12:00pm
Field Report: Prep for
the Accounting/Finance Career Fair (118)
Industry guests will be sharing best practices for success for the Accounting
and Finance Career Fair (Wednesday, September 16th) so you can avoid
getting ambushed. Hear in advance about employers in attendance, as well as
tips for the industry fair and networking reception. Featuring PwC, KPMG, Baker
Working in International Business/Development (233)
Get the undercover scoop on this career path from someone currently in the
field. Featuring US Dept. of Treasury.
Session 3: 12:00pm-12:45pm
Lunch/ Mission Briefing:
Working in Accounting/Finance (118)
Infiltrate the operations in this field by hearing from our industry guest.
Featuring PwC, KPMG, Baker Tilly, CohnReznick.
Lunch/ Mission Briefing:
Working in Consulting (233)
No bug needed - our local agent will tell you what to expect when working in
consulting. Featuring Deloitte.
Lunch/ Tradecraft: Share
intel with your peers (Student Lounge)
Enjoy lunch in the safe house while swapping tips with fellow Kogod students.
Session 4: 1:00-1:45
Working in Marketing (118)
Shadow this operative as they share secrets about the day-to-day in a marketing
role. Featuring Discovery Communications.
Crack the Cipher: Prep
for Consulting Day and Case Interviews (233)
We’ve done the surveillance for you. Get the latest info on how to successfully
navigate consulting day as well as how to prepare for the enigma of case interviews.
Session 5: 2:00-2:45
Navigating On Campus Recruiting (118)
The fox is in the henhouse, and the jobs are in CareerSource! Our case officers
(employer relations team) will walk you through how to utilize our career
management database, CareerSource, to find and apply for these competitive
positions. They will also discuss the recruiting process and what employers are
Working in Sustainability (233)
They gained entry, now hear from this industry guest what it’s like to work in
sustainability. Featuring Weber Shandwick.
Drawing 2:50-3:00 Kogod Student Lounge
Attend 4 out of 5 sessions for a chance to win a gift card!