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Helpful Job Tips for Recent Hult Grads US Conference Call

Hult Alumni Association

Thursday, August 1, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)

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The Hult Washington DC Alumni Chapter is pleased to announce that we will be holding a teleconference call on August 1, 2013, Thursday, to present tips and advice in the job hunting process. Thandi Young will present the “Top 5 Strategies To Land a Job in the New Economy”, Maria Pia Segovia will discuss “Job Prospects For Foreign Students With OPT”, and Anthony Perozzi will cover “US Consulting Major Trends in IT”. A guest alumnus, Jeff Eisenhauer, will be sharing his experience in job hunting as well. Alumni who are currently working are invited to provide additional insights during the Q&A portion. The details of the event are below:

 

Hult International Business School – Global  Alumni Chapter Conference Call

 

7:00 p.m. EST on August 1st, 2013

 

Prepared by:  Thandi Young, MBA Class of 2010

                            Anthony Perrozzi, MBA Class of 2010

                            Pia Segovia, MBA Class of 2010


Prepared for:  All Hult Alumni

Estimated Duration: 75-90 minutes

Conference Call-in Details:

Toll-free number: 1-877-366-0711

Participant Passcode: 15651508

                   

Prior to conference call:

Please remember to do the following:

  • Keep your phone on mute unless you have a question or comment to suggest during the call.
  •  Submit any questions or topics by no later than Monday, July 29th, that you would like addressed during or after the call.   Depending on the volume of questions/topics submitted prior to the call, the speakers may not be able to address all of them.  Please know that all of your questions are very important to us!
  • Keep in mind the call-in information and timing of the event located above so you don’t miss out on the call!

 

Topics for Discussion During Call:

Agenda Item

Points of Discussion

Time

Introductions

  • Attendees on the call will be asked to share their name, graduating class, and home campus
  • Panel speakers Jeff, Thandi, Pia, and Anthony will share their respective backgrounds and roles in the Hult Alumni Association

5 mins

Overview

Provide a summary of topics to be presented:

  • Topic 1: “Profile: How 2012 MBA alumnus Jeff Eisenhauer was able to secure a full-time position at Hewlett-Packard”
  • Topic 2: “IT Major Consulting Trends in the US” 
  • Topic 3: “Top 5 Strategies to Land a Job in the New Economy”
  • Topic 4: “Job Prospects for Foreign Students with OPT”

5 mins

Topic 1

  • Securing a full-time position at Hewlett-Packard—Jeff’s job search experience and how he successfully placed himself

15 mins

Topic 2

  • IT Audit/Internal Controls—Anthony’s experience working at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Business Intelligence/Data Analytics—the role of “Big Data”, perspective on the future of structured/unstructured data, and an overview of the major market vendors
  • Mobile App Development—venues and networking organizations in Washington D.C. to enhance skills and awareness
  • Business/IT Liaison Roles—Anthony’s experience at Aon Corp./Hewitt Associates and how these roles have developed
  • ERP Implementation/Upgrades— Overview of Functional and Technical Roles in Demand

15 mins

Topic

  • Resume Essentials—Top 5 Must Haves for your Resume
  • Efficiency in Networking—How to Make the Best of Your Professional Contacts
  • Online Applications—Top 5 Places to Search for Jobs Online
  • Interviews—Informational vs. Job Interviews: How to Use Both to your Advantage
  • Social Media—Googling, Facebook, and Twitter Best Practices

15 mins

Topic 4

  • Application strategy for people with OPT—Pia’s Experience as a Foreign Student in the US
  • High Priority Hiring Professions – STEM and other in-demand professions

15 mins

Pre-Submitted Questions

  • Panel speakers will respond to select questions submitted in advance of the call

5 mins

Q&A

  • Participants ask questions informally
  • Floor will be opened for feedback/reactions from participants

5-10 mins

Wrap-Up

  • Discussion about possible ongoing future conference call series
  • Closing comments from panel speakers

5 mins

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