Fridays in Austin is an initiative created by the College of Business to provide business students with professional and leadership development opportunities.  

The Friday workshops and seminars are open to all College of Business students and they are a required component of the First Year Experience for all new business students. Read more.

 

January 20th | Diversity & Inclusion

Alumni/Industry Panel: Diversity in the Workplace | Austin Hall 183 Stirek | 10 - 11 AM

Creating a Job Search Strategy | Austin Hall 126 | 11 - 12 PM

So you want to get into pro-school? | Austin Hall 216 | 1 - 2 PM

Networking 101: How to Highlight Yourself | Austin Hall 126 | 1 - 2 PM

 

January 27th | Global Competency

Recruiting Volunteer Orientation   | AH 274 | 9 AM & 12 PM

Alumni/Industry Panel: Competing in a Global Economy | Austin Hall 183 Stirek | 10 - 11 AM

Better Time Management for College and Careers | Austin Hall 216 | 10 - 11 AM

Finding Jobs Outside of the U.S. | Austin Hall 200 | 11 - 12 PM

LinkedIn Workshop | Austin Hall 222 | 11 - 12 PM

GetGoing Returnee Panel | Austin Hall 126 | 12 - 1 PM

How to Find a Job as an International Student- OPT Requirements | Austin Hall 216 | 1 - 2 PM

How to Sell Yourself | Austin Hall 222 | 1 - 2 PM

 

February 3rd | High Tech

BIS Meet the Firms | Austin Hall Marketplace 1st and 2nd floors | 11:30 - 2 PM

Alumni/Industry Panel: Careers in High Tech | Austin Hall 183 Stirek | 10 - 11 AM

How to Build Your Professional Network | Austin Hall 222 | 11 - 12 PM

Using Technology in Your Job Search | Austin Hall 216 | 1 - 2 PM

Travel Friday - Adidas | Portland | All Day Event

 

February 10th | Operations and Supply Chain

Tools to Find a Job as an International Student | Austin Hall 200 | 9 – 10 AM

Operations/Supply Chain Panel: Sustainable Food System and Sourcing | Austin Hall 222 | 10 – 11 AM or 11 – 12 PM

Operations/Supply Chain Panel: E-Commerce and Supply Chain | Austin Hall 270 | 10 – 11 AM 

Operations/Supply Chain Panel: Procurement in the Public Sector | Austin Hall 183 | 11 AM – 12 PM

Operations/Supply Chain Panel: Distribution Strategy and Global Operations | Austin Hall 274 | 10 – 11 AM or 11 – 12 PM

Operations/Supply Chain Panel: Supply Chain in the High Tech Sector | Austin Hall 388 | 11 AM  – 12 PM

Operations/Supply Chain Panel: Outdoor Apparel | Austin Hall 216 | 10 – 11 AM or 11 – 12 PM

Interviewing Skills | Austin Hall 126 | 1 - 2 PM

Graduating Soon? What you need to know | Austin Hall 226 | 11 -12 PM

What classes do I take when? | Austin Hall 200 | 12 - 1 PM

Travel Friday - Daimler | Portland | All Day Event

 

February 17th | Management

 
A Day with Management Professionals Panel: HR | Austin Hall 216 | 10 – 11 AM or 11 – 12 PM
 

A Day with Management Professionals Panel: Project Management | Austin Hall 222 | 10 – 11 AM or 11 – 12 PM

A Day with Management Professionals Panel: Management Consulting | Austin Hall 226 | 10 – 11 AM or 11 – 12 PM

Professional Communication- Written & Verbal | Austin Hall 270 | 11 - 12 PM

So you want to get into pro-school ?  | Austin Hall 216 | 12 - 1 PM

Professional Dress | Austin Hall 274 | 1 - 2 PM

Networking Night | Reser Stadium – Loge Level |  February 15, 4 - 7 PM

 

February 24th | Marketing

Marketing Panel: Creative Marketing | Austin Hall 270 | 10 - 11 AM or 11 AM - 12 PM

Marketing Panel: Consumer Insights and Market Research | Austin Hall 222 | 10 - 11 AM or 11 AM - 12 PM

Marketing Panel: Retail | Austin Hall 274 | 10 - 11 AM or 11 AM - 12 PM

Marketing Panel: Sales | Austin Hall 216 | 10 - 11 AM or 11 AM - 12 PM

How to Find a Job/Internship as an International Student (OPT) | Austin Hall 126 | 1 - 2 PM

 

March 3rd | Accounting

Careers in Accounting Panel | Austin Hall 183 | 10 - 11 AM

Developing Your Personal Brand | Austin Hall 222 | 10 - 11 AM

Learn How the Accounting Recruiting Process Works | Austin Hall 126 | 11 - 12 PM

Learn about business MECOP internships | Austin Hall 216 | 12 - 1 PM

What Do Employers Seek in a Successful Employee? | Austin Hall 126 | 1 - 2 PM

Travel Friday - RV Kuhns | Portland | All Day Event

 

March 10th | Merchandising Management

Tools to Find a Job as an International Student | Austin Hall 200 | 9 - 10 AM

Careers in Merchandising Panel | Austin Hall 183 | 10 - 11 AM

Retail Career Fair | Austin Hall Marketplace | 11:30 - 2 PM

GetGoing | Austin Hall 216 | 12 - 1 PM

Portfolio Development | Austin Hall 222 | 1 - 2 PM

Negotiation Skills | Austin Hall 226 | 1 - 2 PM


March 17th

Grad School Tips: Is an MBA Program a Good Option for You? | Austin Hall 126 | 10 - 11  AM