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Student Professional Day"Out of the Jeans and Into the Suits" - Wednesday, April 2nd - All activities in the Student Union with exception of Dining Etiquette Program

Professional Dress Required for participation!
Schedule of Activities

  • 9:00 am Registration Opens - students who have pre-registered will be provided with a button and business cards
  • 10:00 -11:00 am Professional Head Shots - Begin your online professional branding here
  • 11:00-12:15 and 1:15 -2:00 pm - Professional Pit Stops - stop by each table for tips on the following;
  1. Your Digital Footprint - What does your online image say about you?
  2. Mind Your Manners - How to conduct yourself as a professional
  3. Dress for Success - What to wear on an interview and as a professional
  4. Resume Basics- Learn what to include to sell yourself
  5. Resume Evaluation - Have your resume critiqued by a business professional
  6. Interview Prep- What should you do before, during, and after an interview?
  7. Interview Simulation - Practice your interviewing skills with a business professional
  8. Have a Presence - How to meet and greet!
  9. Find Your Future - Strategies to find a career position
  • 12:30 - 1:15 pm - Generation Charleston Employment Panel - Young successful professionals will discuss what it means to be a "Professional".
  • 6:00 - 7:30 pm - Dining Etiquette Program in the McGhee Suites State Dining Room - Learn how to conduct yourself with proper dining etiquette at a business function. Pre-registration is required! 


Career and Employment Expo- Wilson Student Union, Thursday April 10, 2014, 10:00 am- 2:00 pm

Business representatives will be available to discuss current job openings including full-time and part-time positions, summer employment and internships/co-op. All job seekers are welcome!  Professional Dress is recommended.
Business Organizations scheduled to attend:

AFLAC   ADECCO
AFT   Bristol Broadcasting
CAMC   CASCI
Cintas   City of Charleston
City National Bank   CDI Corporation
H & R Block   Connect Child Care Resources & Referral
EnerVest Operating LLC   Enterprise Rent - A -Car
Express Employment Professionals   Fairfax County Police Dept.
FDIC   Fastenal
FPC Alderson   Innovative Mattress Solutions (IMS)
ION Television   LM Communications (Rock 105)
Manpower   Nationwide Children's Hospital
New York Life   Prestera Center
Saunders Staffing Inc.   Speedway LLC
The Sherwin Williams Company   US Secret Service
USDA- NRCS   Woodmen of the World Inc.
WV DHHR   WV Division of Corrections
WV Legislative Auditor's Office   WV Public Broadcasting
WVSU ROTC   YMCA of Kanawha Valley
IBEX Global   US Army Healthcare Recruiting
Baltimore Life   LiveNation - Ticketmaster
WV Division of Personnel   WV Tax Dept.
The Arc of the Three Rivers   BrickStreet Insurance
Live Nation/Ticketmaster   The Kroger Company
Western & Southern Life   WV State Poilce
WVDHHR - Medical Services    
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