Walker College of Business

Business Club Expo

Business Club Expo

Date and Time: Tue, 08/29/2017 - 10:00am - 2:00pm
Admission: Admission is free and open to the public
Location: Peacock Hall
The Business Club Expo is an event where student organizations can inform interested students of how to get involved within the Walker College of Business. With over 20 + clubs and organizations the College of Business has a way for every student to get involved. Want to learn more about each club? Join us August 29, 2017 on the second floor of Peacock Hall between 10:00 am to 2:00 pm for the 2017 Business Club Expo! 
I'm Good at Stuff

Professional Development Series: How to Write a Resume

Date and Time: Tue, 08/29/2017 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Admission: Free and open to all business students
Location: Peacock Hall 1010
With fall recruitment right around the corner, it is imperative to have a perfect resume. Join the BB&T Student Leadership Center as we walk you through how to create a perfect resume. You will be ready to impress at the 2017 Walker Business Connections event on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 after an evening of helpful tips, tricks and industry standards needed for a perfect resume.
Dress the Part

Professional Development Series: Dress the Part

Date and Time: Tue, 09/05/2017 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Admission: Free and open to all business students
Location: Peacock Hall 1010
Did you know that an initial impression is made in seven seconds of meeting someone for the first time? Join Amy Odom from the BB&T Student Leadership Center as she talks about the different levels of business dress and how to use your seven seconds wisely when meeting an employer for the first time.
Walker Fellows

Coffee with the Walker Fellows

Date and Time: Tue, 09/05/2017 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Admission: Free and open to business students
Location: Peacock hall, 4140 International Engagement Room
Join the current Walker Fellows, ambassadors for the Walker College of Business for coffee and conversation to learn more about the organization. Membership applications will be available starting August 29, 2017 until close on September 22, 2017. Come learn how the Walker Fellows serve the Walker College of Business and enjoy a toasty beverage from Beans to Brew! 
LinkedIn

Professional Development Series: LinkedIn

Date and Time: Tue, 09/12/2017 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Admission: Free and open to all business students
Location: Peacock Hall 1010
With graduation right around the corner, it is imperative to have a perfect LinkedIn profile. According to Cnet.com, 93% of recruiters use LinkedIn to find qualified candidates. Join the BB&T Student Leadership Center as we walk you through how to create a perfect LinkedIn Profile. You will be ready to impress after an evening of helpful tips, tricks and industry standards needed for a perfect LinkedIn profile.
Interview Skills

Professional Development Series: Interview Skills

Date and Time: Tue, 09/19/2017 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Admission: Free and open to all business students
Location: Peacock Hall 1010
Fall is a busy time for employment and internship recruitment. Is your stomach in knots at the thought of interviewing? Fear not: Join the BB&T Student Leadership Center as we dissect the interview process. Witness a mock interview and learn some easy tips for a stress free interview.         
How to Work a Career Fair

Professional Development Series: How to Work a Career Fair

Date and Time: Tue, 09/26/2017 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Admission: Free and open to all business students
Location: Peacock Hall 1010
In preparation for the 2017 Walker Business Connections on September 27, 2017, please join the BB&T Student Leadership Center in developing the best techniques to maneuver through a career fair. Recruiting employers will answer questions in a panel format about what to expect at a career fair. 
Internship

Internship Student Panel

Date and Time: Tue, 09/26/2017 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Admission: RSVP Recommended
Location: Peacock Hall, 1015
Come learn first hand from students and employers about the value of an internship experience. Pizza and networking will take place in the Broyhill Commons on the second floor of Peacock Hall. Panel discussion will take place in Peacock Hall 1015. Space is limited!
What's Your Story?

Professional Development Series: How to Write a Cover Letter

Date and Time: Tue, 10/03/2017 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Admission: Free and open to all business students
Location: Peacock Hall 1010
You have perfected your resume; now how do you write a dynamite cover letter? Learn how to weave your story in a cover letter to land an interview and the job of your dreams. Join the BB&T Student Leadership Center as we go through, step by step, how to write the perfect cover letter.