Join us on Fri., Feb. 24 to learn more about career paths in creative marketing, sales, consumer insights and market research, and retail. Have your questions ready!
Marketing Panel: Creative Marketing
Listen to panelists share experiences working in a full-service, creatively driven advertising agency. An industry professional from Wieden+Kennedy will help you to understand the ins and outs of creative marketing. RSVP Austin Hall 270 | 10 am or 11 am
Marketing Panel: Consumer Insights and Market Research
Market research is currently one of the fastest growing and highest paying fields. Join our panelists from eROI, a Portland-based digital marketing company, and ORC International, an international marketing research company, to find out more on the industry. RSVP Austin Hall 222 | 10 am or 11 am
Marketing Panel: Retail
Have you ever considered working for companies like NIKE, Target, or HobKnobbins? Listen to panel experts from competitive companies share firsthand knowledge of best practices for promoting awareness and sales of company products. RSVP Austin Hall 274 | 10 am or 11 am
Marketing Panel: Sales
Interact with sales managers who direct sales, set goals, and enforce profit projections for their team and organization. This panel will have guests from Frito Lay North America, Liberty Mutual, and ABBVIE. RSVP Austin Hall 216 | 10 am or 11 am
Contact the Career Success Center with questions.
DATE: Fri., Feb. 24 | TIME: 10 & 11 AM | PLACE: various
Free GMAT Test Prep
Thinking about graduate school? Considering an MBA? Are you studying for the GMAT, or know you need to start? Join us for a FREE GMAT Test Prep Class taught by a Kaplan Test Prep instructor. You’ll also learn what it takes to apply to the OSU MBA program, and how earning a business major or minor can help you get there. Sign up here.
Tues., Feb 21 | 5:30 pm | Austin 183 (Stirek Auditorium)
Sales Club Features Alum Founder Bob Mayes
Please come to a rare networking event with alumnus entrepreneur and Sales Club founder, Bob Mayes, who currently handles $4 billion dollars in sales. He's here to help you learn the latest marketing and sales techniques to take your career to the next level. Bob has helped more than 100 students find jobs after graduation. Mayes is accompanied by Trevor Lindstrom, another very successful alumni wanting to help develop YOU. We will provide Free Pizza, internship and job opportunities, opportunities to travel for free, and a once-in-a-lifetime networking opportunity with two very successful OSU alumni!
Wed., Feb 22 | 7 pm | Austin 226
Contact Gabriel Landstrom with questions.
Robin Chase, Zipcar cofounder, Coming to OSU
Save the Date: March 8. The College of Business is co-hosting the Provost’s Lecture with Robin Chase, cofounder and former CEO of Zipcar. Robin is a transportation entrepreneur. Currently, she's the cofounder and Executive Chairman of Veniam, a vehicle network communications company. You can read more about Robin’s background here and watch her TED Talk about Zipcar here.
Did you know…
Robin was recognized as one of Time’s 100 Most Influential People in 2009 and Fast Company’s Fast 50 Champions of Innovation
She has appeared in national media such as The Today Show, The New York Times, National Public Radio, Wired, Newsweek and Time magazines.
Wed., March 8 | 7:30 pm | LaSells Stewart Center
Launch-U: You Are the Startup Investor
In this Launch-U workshop, students will apply investment criteria used by angel investors to consider investing in pitches from real startups. After making their investment decisions, we will review whether the startup was ultimately successful in raising investor funding.
Fri., Feb. 24 | 2 pm | Austin 274
Student Engagement Activity: Ethics
Join us at our Ethics Town Hall to watch the documentary, “All the Queen's Horses -- Documentary on $53M fraud in Dixon, Illinois” which chronicles the unbelievable story of a $53 million fraud perpetrated by a trusted, 20-year-career city employee. The film's director, Kelly Pope, will provide an inside look at how this incredible fraud lasted for 20 years.
Thurs., March 2 | 5:30 & 7 pm | LINC 100
CGI U: Clinton Global Initiative
Do you have a great idea that addresses issues on campus, in local communities, or around the world? The Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) engages the next generation of leaders on college campuses in discussing and developing innovative solutions to pressing global challenges. The 10th Annual CGI U Meeting -- at Northeastern University in Boston, Oct. 13-15 -- will bring together more than 1,100 students to make a difference in CGI U’s five focus areas: Education, Environment and Climate Change, Peace and Human Rights, Poverty Alleviation, and Public Health.
Early Decision Deadline is March 1.
Contact Lauren Caruso for more information
Accounting Strategy Guide
The accounting program has released its 2017 accountancy student strategy guide, “Accounting Strategy Guide: Navigating Through Your Academic and Professional Careers," and it is available to download here.
Georgia Pacific - Industry Accounting
The BAP/IMA accounting seminar will feature professionals from Georgia Pacific to discuss industry accounting.
Wed., Feb. 22 | 6 pm | Austin 226
Mortar Board Senior Honor Society
The Mortar Board Senior Honor Society is accepting membership applications for the 2017-2018 school year. The minimum requirements are:
-Completed at least 120 credits by the end of winter term
-Be a full-time (12+ credits) student at the Corvallis campus during the
2017-2018 school year
-Have at least a 3.0 cumulative OSU GPA
-Interest in participating in service projects throughout the year
Send questions or the completed application to Lily Grant by March 10.
Spring Advising Appointments!
It’s time to make your Spring registration advising appointments. All first-year freshmen and first-term transfer students must make the appointment to obtain their new PIN. Other COB students (with a few exceptions: Athletes, DAS, VA benefits, Post-bac students) use the common College PIN 262746. Phase 1 Spring Registration runs from Feb. 26 - Mar. 15. For more information about registering for courses, including how to look up your assigned registration day/time, is available online here.
Are you achieving your academic goals for the term so far? Here are a few resources which can help you do so:
ACADEMIC COACHES: http://success.oregonstate.edu/academic-coaching
STUDY TIPS/STRATEGIES: http://success.oregonstate.edu/learning