HireUS: Higher Ed Students Program

College Students Register Now for Internship Prep Opportunities

HireUS: Higher Ed Students Program

Work experience through an internship is now also seen as an essential step to a rewarding career. HireUS: Higher Ed Students will expose college students to regional internship opportunities and provide career preparation sessions presented by top employers to help ensure successful intern applicants and access to Pittsburgh businesses.

What’s in it for you?

  • Exposure and interaction with recruiting and hiring managers
  • Employer introductions; position, responsibility, education, one major professional accomplishment
  • Presentation, tour and types of careers available at the company
  • A fun and memorable developmental activity to help prepare you for successful internship opportunities
  • One-on-one or small group conversations with employees who attended your college or university

Register Now!

DATE TOPIC SPONSOR
Session 1 TBD 
Resume Writing PNC
Session 2 – Friday, February 10, 2017 9:00am – 11:30am Connect for Success – Networking Highmark
Session 3 – Friday, February 24, 2017 9:00am – 11:30am How to work a Career job fair FedEx Ground
Session 4 – Friday, TBD, 2017 9:00am – 11:30am Job Interview, Expected/Expectations (video interviews, business etiquette, etc) UPMC
Session 5 – Friday, TBD, 2017 9:00am – 11:30am How to obtain Internships -Negotiation Propel Schools
Session 6 – Friday, TBD, 2017 9:00am – 11:30am Career Laddering – How to move up the career ladder, laying the foundation TeleTracking
Wrap Up – Friday, TBD, 2017 9:00am – 11:30am  Videotape students talking about their experience Vibrant Pittsburgh

Students will be picked up at designated location on your campus and transported to offices in downtown Pittsburgh on dates listed. A bus schedule will be provided. Also, students can provide their own transportation with notice.

  • Students must dress professionally.
  • Vibrant Pittsburgh will provide a free online portal where all internship information can be accessed students and employers.

Qualifying Participants:

  • Participants must be enrolled as an undergraduate student at a college or university.

Registration:

Student Registration: Register Now for HireUS Session 4

For more information, contact Jen Yosef at 412-715-1868 or jen@futurenowpartners.com