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Carson College of Business Career Networking Night

Career Networking Night

Information for students and employers

The Carson Center for Student Success presents:

Career Networking Night Spring 2021

Wednesday, February 24, 2021
5 – 7 p.m. PST

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

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Student Information

The Carson College of Business Career Networking Night is designed and targeted towards Carson College business students, but other majors are more than welcome to join!  Employers from regional and global companies attend this event looking for ambitious and motivated candidates to fill their internship and full-time job offers.

To register for Career Networking Night, please click on the “Student Registration.”

The event will be hosted on the Airmeet platform. Students will need to sign on to Airmeet using their WSU email.  Details will be emailed to registered participants closer to the event date. To learn more about the platform, watch this video.

In addition, during February, the Carson Center will be offering workshops and events in preparation for Career Networking Night, all available via ZOOM. The Carson Career staff are also available for one-on-one appointments. Sign up on Handshake or email a Carson Career Consultant to schedule your appointment.

For more information on Tips for Success and Handshake virtual fair resources, click here.

Employer Information

The Carson College of Business Career Networking Night is a virtual event connecting business students to your employment or internship opportunities. This event will be hosted on Wednesday, February 24, from 5–7 PM PST.

WHO ATTENDS CNN?

WSU Business students specializing in accounting, business administration, entrepreneurship, finance, hospitality business management, international business, management information systems, HR management, marketing, senior living management, and wine & beverage business management from the entire WSU system looking for job or internship opportunities.

ABOUT AIRMEET:

This season, the Career Networking Night event will be hosted on the Airmeet platform, which provides an engaging and flexible atmosphere for your recruiting team and candidates.  Benefits include:

  • Representatives will not need to create or manage representative schedules ahead of the event. Just log in and participate.
  • Representatives will need to sign in to Airmeet using their LinkedIn profiles or work emails, which is quick and easy. If they use LinkedIn, their professional image and current title will be automatically generated as they log in.
  • Each representative will get a 1:1 virtual table.  Candidates will be able to see your availability in REAL time!
  • Airmeet allows for real-time video, audio, and chat communication with students.
  • There will be no time limit during virtual networking. Keep that conversation going or transition when your representative is ready.
  • Airmeet access will be emailed to each listed presentative on the company registration. Details will be emailed closer to the event date.

To learn more about this platform: check out this video:

HOW TO REGISTER YOUR COMPANY:

To register for CNN, click here or on the Employer Registration tile above. Your company’s registration, payments, and representative details will be managed on the Handshake platform.

Registration Dates

  • Sponsor- Register by February 1
  • Regular – Register by February 23

Registration Payment Levels:

  • Event Sponsor: $750
  • Organizations/ Companies: $289
  • Non-Profit: $145
  • WSU Departments: (IRI only) $145

For employers looking to enhance their brand within the college and impact with our students, we are introducing Sponsor level registrations. Sponsors will be shared in our promotions, and includes other additional benefits.

CNN Sponsor Registration Includes:

  • Access to Career Networking Night Virtual Event and hundreds of Carson College of Business Students
  • Up to 8 participating representatives
  • Recognition as sponsor on promotions and event materials
  • Host virtual info session outside of event date/ time (optional)
  • Name and logo on WSU Carson College of Business webpage
  • Priority Options to participate in employer engagement activities outside of event day (as space allows)
  • Carson Center will help promote posted Handshake opportunities
  • Event gift

CNN Standard Registration includes:

  • Access to Career Networking Night Virtual Event and hundreds of Carson College of Business Students
  • Up to 2 participating representatives
  • Name on WSU Carson College of Business webpage
  • Options to participate in employer engagement activities outside of event day (as space allows)
  • Carson Center will help promote posted Handshake opportunities

To register now, please click on the “Employer Registration” button above.

Need a Handshake account? Learn how to create one here.

Technical difficulties registering on Handshake? Click here

For more information on event details and employer resources, click here.

Participating Employers

All Networking Events

Student Resources

Employer Resources

Questions?

Student Professional Development Support
Career Consultants
Carson Center for Student Success
carsoncenter@wsu.edu

Alumni Handshake Registration Support
ACSS Student Employment Coordinator
Alena M. Hume
alena.hume@wsu.edu

 

Employer Inquiries
Industry Connections Coordinator
Aimee Tejeda Lunn
aimee.lunn@wsu.edu

Payment/Invoice Inquiries
Administrative Assistant 3
Sheena Kerr
cb.hireacoug@wsu.edu