Monday, October 27, 2014

Events for Week of 10/27

Check out this video by Candid Career, one of our many resources offered to Hofstra students to get ahead on their Path of Pride!

Bloomingdale’s Information Session
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 from 4-5:30pm at the Career Center for undergraduate students
The Bloomingdale’s Executive Development Program (EDP) is your first step in developing your leadership skills to successfully manage multi-million dollar businesses.  Our developmental curriculum provides the skills and confidence needed for you to lead a team of professionals in our stores. You will have exposure to all functional areas of retail from leadership, human resources, promotional events, business analysis, problem solving, buying and planning and visual merchandising.  We will guide you on how to recruit, attract and retain the top professionals in the industry.  You will build problem solving and collaboration skills as well as and influencing and presentation skills.  You will learn how the store team works to maximize sales opportunity by leveraging our core values (People, Service and Loyalty).  

Compliance and a Culture of Integrity Conference
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 from 8-5PM at the University Club, David S. Mack Hall, North Campus
Join the Frank G. Zarb School of Business and Center for International Financial Services and Markets for this upcoming conference covering topics of compliance and ethics, developing a culture of integrity, risk assessment, and more. Free for Hofstra students. Registration is required through and must be completed by October 24th.

Need to get your resume critiqued or your cover letter edited? Stop in during our Quick Question hours, no need for an appointment!

MONDAY – FRIDAY: 10AM-11AM and 2PM – 4PM

Save the Date!

Project Firefly: Holt Valuation Challenge
Registration Deadline: Sunday, November 2, 2014
Register through to compete for a chance at an internship or CO-OP with Credit Suisse HOLT and affiliates! 

Target Information Session
Tuesday, November 4, 2014 from 5:30-7pm at the Career Center
Find out about job and internship opportunities at Target, as well as their commitment to volunteering, health and wellness. Refreshments will be served, no registration necessary.

Jaguar Freight Rotational Internship for Spring 2015
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 from 3:30-5pm at the Career Center
Logistics is an enormous industry that is still growing as international trade is expected to continue to expand by about eight percent annually for the next two decades.  JAGUAR FREIGHT has been a market leader and innovator in the logistics and supply-chain arena for over two decades.  Their rotational internship program will expose students to operations, sales & marketing, social media marketing, finance & accounting and information technology. Refreshments will be served!

PRIDE Week 2014:
Friday, November 7, 2014 from 11-1pm at the Mack Student Center
Express Yourself: Where will you be in 5 years? 
Have the opportunity to creatively express yourself and envision your future with The Career Center – no artistic skills required, just your hopes & dreams! Students can participate in our interactive table by taking a picture with our polaroid frame to express what their goals are! Students will also receive give-a-ways and have the opportunity to schedule appointments for a career counseling appointment on the spot. 

Health Sciences and Human Services Career Fair
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 from 4-6:30pm in the Mack Student Center Multipurpose Room
Join us to meet with employers to learn about full-time, part-time, and internship opportunities in the Health Sciences and Human Services industry. Please dress professionally and bring plenty of resumes!

Looking for information about different careers while building your professional network?
All you have to do is A.S.K.!

Get answers by using the Alumni Student Konnection, where you can communicate directly with Hofstra Alumni in a variety of fields to learn more about different careers and industries that interest you! Use this resource to build or add to your professional network and learn about ways to advance your career search!
To get started:
Log In to the Hofstra Portal at
Click on "Hofstra Online"
Click on "A.S.K. Online - Alumni Student Konnection"
Search by Class Year, School, Major, or other keywords to Konnect with Alumni!

Looking for more information about the career search process?
Visit Candid Career!
Candid Career is a great resource for students, no matter where you stand on your Path of Pride. You can watch videos that show you what it's like to work in a certain field, learn tips and tricks on interviewing, and more!

We have tons of great entries offering career advice, details regarding upcoming events and humor! 
To access the Pride Career Management System simply log in to the portal and click on the Pride-CMS icon located under "my apps" to start taking advantage of countless internships, full- and part-time opportunities!
Career Center Quick Tip Videos on YouTube!youtube
We understand how busy you are and as a result The Career Center has created various Quick Tip Videos for you to listen to and view from the comfort of your own computer!

Use the hashtag 
#HireWithPride to follow all our career-related updates!

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