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Helpful Job Tips for Recent Hult Grads US Conference Call #2

Hult Alumni SF Chapter

Thursday, February 21, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EST)

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The Hult Washington DC Alumni Chapter is pleased to announce that we will be holding a teleconference call on February 21, 2012, 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”. Alumni who are currently working are invited to provide additional insights during the Q&A portion. The details of the event are:

Event:  
Helpful Job Tips for Recent Hult Grads Conference Call

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:
60-75 minutes

Toll-free number: 1-877-366-0711
Participant Passcode: 15651508

Agenda:

 

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 Thandi, Pia, and Anthony will share their respective backgrounds and roles in the Hult Alumni Association

·         Share rationale for creating this conference call and future possibilities

5-10 mins

Overview

Provide a summary of topics to be presented:

·         Topic 1: “Top 5 Strategies to Land a Job in the New Economy”

·         Topic 2: “Job Prospects for Foreign Students with OPT”

·         Topic 3: “IT Major Consulting Trends in the US”

5 mins

Topic 1 

·         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 2

·         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

Topic 3

·         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 Hewitt Associates and how these roles have developed

·         ERP Implementation/Upgrades— Overview of Functional and Technical Roles in Demand

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 future conference call series

·         Closing comments from panel speakers

5 mins

 

About the speakers:

Maria Pia Carbonell-Segovia (MBA Boston, 2010) is a retail banking and underwriting professional with more than 5 years of industry experience. Her speciality areas are financial documents analysis, risk and fraud management, and compliance. Pia currently works as an Associate in the Mortgage Consumer Lending group of KPMG LLP’s Financial Risk Management Advisory practice. Pia was a graduate of the Hult Class of 2010 MBA program based in Boston. While at Hult, Pia won the regional Hult Action Learning Project and was awarded "Best Business Proposal" by Philip Healthcare’s management executive team in the summer of 2010.

 

Thandi Young (MBA Dubai, 2010) is a human resources professional with 15 years of overall industry experience. Her speciality knowledge areas are recruiting, talent acquisition, and negotiation. She has worked for a number of Fortune 500 companies, which include Oracle, Pfizer, and most recently, Bloomberg BNA. 

 

https://mail.google.com/mail/images/cleardot.gifAnthony Perrozzi (MBA Dubai, 2010)is a finance and IT professional with 5 years of overall industry experience. His speciality knowledge areas are IT offshoring/outsourcing initiatives, IT audit, change management, financial accounting and market research best practices. He has worked in both corporate and consulting roles and has traditionally served as a communications liaison between business units. 

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