Career Sponsored Events

Career Sponsored Events from Handshake

Pre-req Workshop! Basics of the Internship and Job Search Process! (Sponsored by the ECO) (Monday, August 27th 2018 11:00 am - 12:15 pm EDT)

When: Monday, August 27th 2018 11:00 am - 12:15 pm EDT

Location: Monroe Hall, 124, Monroe Hall, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA

This program teaches the fundamentals of the job search process in addition to sharing numerous job search resources for economics majors. Many of these resources are for the exclusive use of economics majors. The workshop is required for any major interested in individual advising with the ECO, and it is worthwhile attending to learn about resources you may not be using for your search. Material intended to be covered:

What do Economics Majors do after Graduation?
How to talk about your economics major with alumni/employers
A job search structure to follow
Resumes and Cover Letters
Networking and ECO Resources
Interviewing
LinkedIn - It's Much More Than Your Profile!
How to Use Handshake to Optimize Your Job Search
Awesome Resources inside Handshake
FOCUS2/CareerLeader
Upcoming Important Events
Newsletters and How to Use Them

https://virginia.joinhandshake.com/events/181338/share_preview

Strategy Consulting Breakfast with Econ Alums: Landon Henderson (Deloitte) Emily Snow (BCG Consulting) Barrett Rankin (Triangle Insights) (Sponsored by the ECO) (Friday, September 14th 2018 10:00 am - 11:00 am EDT)

When: Friday, September 14th 2018 10:00 am - 11:00 am EDT

Location: Monroe Hall, 235, Monroe Hall, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA

Mr. Rankin holds an undergrad degree in econ from UVA and an MBA from Dartmouth. He has a career history and track record in strategy consulting. He founded his own consulting firm before moving to Triangle Insights Consulting, which has offices in San Francisco, Boston, and Durham. Triangle Insights will be hiring consultants for their SF office this year!

Check out Mr. Rankin's LInkedIn profile here:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/barrett-rankin-338171/

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Economics Consulting Behavioral Interview Workshop and Mock Interview with Barrett Rankin (Sponsored by the ECO) (Friday, September 14th 2018 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT)

When: Friday, September 14th 2018 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

Location: Monroe Hall, 120, Monroe Hall, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA

Alum Barrett Rankin will walk you through a case interview and offer you practice.

Mr. Rankin holds an undergrad degree in econ from UVA and an MBA from Dartmouth. He has a career history and track record in strategy consulting. He founded his own consulting firm before moving to Triangle Insights Consulting, which has offices in San Francisco, Boston, and Durham. Triangle Insights will be hiring consultants for their SF office this year!

Check out Mr. Rankin's LInkedIn profile here:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/barrett-rankin-338171/

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Strategy Consulting Office Hours Econ Alum Barrett Rankin (Sponsored by the ECO) (Friday, September 14th 2018 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EDT)

When: Friday, September 14th 2018 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EDT

Location: Monroe Hall, 120, Monroe Hall, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA

Mr. Rankin holds an undergrad degree in econ from UVA and an MBA from Dartmouth. He has a career history and track record in strategy consulting. He founded his own consulting firm before moving to Triangle Insights Consulting, which has offices in San Francisco, Boston, and Durham. Triangle Insights will be hiring consultants for their SF office this year!

Check out Mr. Rankin's LInkedIn profile here:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/barrett-rankin-338171/

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ECO Alumni in Residence: Conservation/Environment Careers with alumna Emily Steinhilber (Sponsored by the ECO) (Friday, October 26th 2018 10:00 am - 11:00 am EDT)

When: Friday, October 26th 2018 10:00 am - 11:00 am EDT

Location: Monroe Hall, 235, Monroe Hall, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA

Emily has more than 10 of experience working to preserve and strengthen various environments. She is the former director of the Virginia Coastal Commission

https://virginia.joinhandshake.com/events/184515/share_preview

Economics Undergraduate Career Forum 2019 Tentative Date 2 (Sponsored by the ECO) (Friday, March 1st 2019 8:00 am - 5:00 pm EST)

When: Friday, March 1st 2019 8:00 am - 5:00 pm EST

Location: Unknown

What's This All About?!
UVA Alumni will return to Grounds to speak on panels about their careers and yours! They want to meet with you and will participate in 8 events in one and a half days. Everyone will find something of interest.

Who Should Attend:
Any Economics Major Looking for a Job or Internship
Any student considering the economics major
Any student interested in learning more about our alumni visitors, the organizations they work for/have worked for, schools they've attended, or other experiences they have had. Check out their LinkedIn profiles for more details.

Dress is casual.

Guests and Schedule from the 2018 Forum:

Andrew Cahill - Accenture, Management Consultant
John Brandberg - Procter & Gamble, Finance Leader, Operational Insights (Consumer Goods, Corporate Finance)
Noah Deich – The Center for Carbon Removal, Founder and Executive Director (Sustainability and Energy)
Christy Gillmore - U.S. Department of State, Program Officer (Background in Human Trafficking; Work in Ghana, Mali, Nepal, Haiti)
Jeff Hall – Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Deputy Director, (Education K-16 Policy, Advocacy, and Communications; Foundations)
Melinda Heard - BetterDoctor, Data Engineer (Data Analytics, Big Data, Healthcare - private sector)
Kenton Kivestu – RocketBlocks, Founder (Tech Start-up, Management Consulting, Mobile App Development, worked at Google)
Millie Knowlton - Tesla Energy, Account Manager - Solar Energy and Energy Storage (Energy, former employment with the World Bank)
Kristina Koutrakos – Virginia Retirement System, Director of Portfolio Strategy (Black Rock, Kyria Capital Management, Institutional Asset Management)
Jeremy Martin – Commonwealth Coffee Roasters, Director of Finance and Investor (Consumer Goods, Trade and Imports)
Connor Wood - Harris Williams, Analyst (Investment Banking)
Ian Yanusko - Cornerstone Research, Analyst (Economic Consulting)

Program: (Links are below or search by title in Handshake)
4/12 Dinner at Junction in Belmont with Alumni (By application only)
4/13 Panel 1 10-10:50 am
4/13 Panel 2 11- 11:50 am
4/13 Networking Luncheon 12 - 1pm
4/13 Office Hours with alumni - Sign ups required 1pm - 3 pm (registration opens 3/28)
4/13 Everything but the Carbon Sink Talk 1 - 2pm
4/13 Face the Case Workshop 2 - 3 pm
4/13 Farewell Reception - Informal Meetings with Alumni - 3 - 4 pm.

Registration Links:
4/12 Dinner at Junction
4/13 Panel 1
4/13 Panel 2

4/13 Networking Luncheon
https://virginia.joinhandshake.com/events/141365

4/13 Office Hours with alumni
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1ZJTMlCraHHj5mxsPmtNKH4UpK5AErzpR...

4/13 Opportunities in Carbon Energy - Public and Private Sector
https://virginia.joinhandshake.com/events/141912

4/13 Face the Case Workshop
https://virginia.joinhandshake.com/events/140350

4/13 Farewell Reception - Informal Meetings with Alumni
https://virginia.joinhandshake.com/events/142548

4/13 Morning Panel 1 with 6 Alumni
https://virginia.joinhandshake.com/events/140738

4/13 Morning Panel 2 with 6 Alumni
https://virginia.joinhandshake.com/events/140739

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