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Carson College of Business Carson Career Spring Series

Carson Career
Spring Series

The Carson Career Spring Series will introduce various virtual professional development workshops to better prepare you for upcoming online career fairs and networking events. Content will focus on several topics ranging from preparing for the career fair, getting employer feedback on your resume, recruiter tips on how to have a successful interview, and more. These events will also give you the chance to network with employers, enhance professional development, and learn about internship and career opportunities.

The Carson Career Spring Series is FREE to all WSU students, alumni, faculty, and staff.

Register and learn about the virtual sessions below. You will need to register for each session. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Amplifier Tiers and Crimson Pathway students: Participating in the Carson Career Series programs support requirements for Amplifier.

The Carson College of Business thanks our employer partners for their support of Career Networking Night and the Carson Career Series.

Featured Events:

Boeing Speaker Series

Thursday, February 3 at 4 p.m. PST
Virtually on Webex

Description: TBA

Featured Employer: Boeing

Registration Coming Soon

 
Amplifier Badge(s): TBA


PACCAR Professional Development Series

Tuesday, February 8 at 4 p.m. PST
Virtually on Teams

Description: TBA

Featured Employer: PACCAR

Registration Coming Soon

 
Amplifier Badge(s): TBA


Career Fair Time: How to Prepare and Maximize your Experience

Virtually on Zoom

Career Networking Night and Burtenshaw Hospitality Night are right around the corner! Make sure you are ready! Join Carson career consultants to learn what essential details to focus on as you prepare to meet with recruiters. Noon and PM sessions are available. Both sessions will review the same content, so make sure to sign up for at least one!

Featured Employer: Carson Center for Student Success

Session 1 – Tuesday, February 15 at 12 – 1 p.m. PST

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Session 2 – Wednesday, February 16 at 5 – 6 p.m. PST

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Tier 1, DiscoveryTier 2 ExplorationTier 4, Leveraging your NetworkCrimson Pathway 1


CINTAS Chats: Interview Etiquette and Networking Building

February 17, at 5 p.m. PST
In Person – Location TBA

Do you have an interview lined up? Knowing what to ask, how to prepare, and what not to do are part of the process of making a great first impression and building that professional network. Meet up with WSU alums from Cintas to share their industry insights on navigating the interview process from start to finish.

Featured Employer: Cintas

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Tier 2, Building Your NetworkCrimson Pathway 2


Career Networking Night (Virtual) – Spring 2022

Thursday, February 24 at 5 – 7 p.m. PST
Virtually on Airmeet

Career Networking Night will be a 2-hour virtual event featuring top businesses (e.g., E & J Gallo Winery, Cintas, Fisher Investments) looking for ambitious and motivated students to fill their internship opportunities and full-time job offers. This networking event will be hosted on the Airmeet virtual platform. Students will be able to network and connect directly with various internship and job opportunities from employers wanting to hire Carson Cougs. Sign up today! Handshake registration is required to receive the event admission link.

Featured Employers: For a complete list, See Here

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Tier 2, Building Your NetworkTier 4, Leveraging your NetworkCrimson Pathway 1Crimson Pathway 2


T-Mobile Talks: Transitioning from Internship to Full-Time Offer

Thursday, March 3 at 12- 1 p.m. PST
Virtually on Zoom

Internships are often one of the best ways to increase your chances of a full-time role with a company. Join this panel of WSU alums, both recent and seasoned, who have made the transition from internships to full-time offers and into leadership roles within T-Mobile. Ask your questions, learn how to optimize your upcoming internship experience, and gain insight into internship opportunities with T-Mobile available for Summer 2022.

Featured Employer: T-Mobile

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Tier 2, Building Your NetworkCrimson Pathway 1


Boeing Speaker Series

Thursday, March 3 at 4 p.m. PST
Virtual on Webex

Description: TBA

Featured Employer: Boeing

Registration Coming Soon

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Amplifier Badge(s): TBA


PACCAR Professional Development Series

Tuesday, March 8 at 4 p.m. PST
Virtually on Teams

Description: TBA

Featured Employer: PACCAR

Registration Coming Soon

 
Amplifier Badge(s): TBA


How to Negotiate a Job Offer

Thursday, March 24 at 5 – 6:30 p.m. PST
In Person – Location TBA

Are you graduating this semester and seeking full-time positions? Then you need to practice negotiating your first job offer to maximize your chances of receiving the best salary, start date, benefits, potential signing bonus, and relocation package. Students must arrive by 4:30 pm to participate in the interactive workshop portion, led by Dr. Hunter and Dr. Tripp, then followed by a panel discussion with guest speakers in industry.

Featured Employer: Carson Center for Student Success

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Tier 4 - Career Essentials BadgeCrimson Pathway 2


Boeing Speaker Series

Thursday, April 7 at 4 p.m. PST
Virtual on Webex

Description: TBA

Featured Employer: Boeing

Registration Coming Soon

 
Amplifier Badge(s): TBA


Student Leadership Summit

April 11 – April 14 at 12 p.m. PST
Virtually on Zoom

The Student Leadership Summit aims to provide Carson College of Business students the opportunity to enhance the development of their organizations by attending educational sessions facilitated by their peers. This leadership summit will provide a conference experience to students who may have never participated in a conference before. There will be daily student-led seminars on professional development topics created by Cougs for Cougs.

Featured Business Clubs: See Clubs

Registration Coming Soon

 
Develop & Lead Tier IIICrimson Pathway 2


PACCAR Professional Development Series

Tuesday, April 12 at 4 p.m. PST
Virtually on Teams

Description: TBA

Featured Employer: PACCAR

Registration Coming Soon

 
Amplifier Badge(s): TBA


The Carson Career Spring Series is an opportunity for business students in the Carson Career Amplifier Program.
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Questions?

Contact:
Carson Center for Student Success
carsoncenter@wsu.edu