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Ready, set, go! 2022 Eccles Careers Week

Business Career Services at the David Eccles School of Business recently hosted it's annual Careers Week. Students attended skill-building workshops on topics such as resume development, networking, LinkedIn, and negotiation - then put those skills to use at the Doers Hired: Business Career Fair. The largest career fair of the semester featured twenty-two companies, including TTI, Maverick, FDIC, Goldman Sachs, and Target, allowing [...]

2022-11-11T19:01:17-07:00November 11th, 2022|

New Hey U Podcast: Operations and Supply Chain Management with Maverik

What is your favorite road trip snack? Regardless of your preference for salty or sweet, chances are you've stopped at a Maverik to snag your go-to treat. Look no further than the newest episode of the Hey U podcast if you've ever wondered how these items make it from their distributors onto Maverik's shelves. In this Operations and Supply Chain-centered episode titled "OSC- [...]

2022-11-03T20:21:47-06:00November 3rd, 2022|

Opportunity Scholars partner with companies for NEW! mentorship program

In partnership with Business Career Services, Opportunity Scholars recently launched a new mentorship program for scholars within the program. This program kicked off in October, bringing several employers to campus to connect with these first-generation students regarding their career journeys and experience. Part of the event featured speed networking, allowing mentors to rotate between tables of three to four students. As a result, [...]

2022-10-04T09:58:22-06:00October 4th, 2022|

Eccles Business Career Services honors faculty mentors, department and corporate partners

Last month, Business Career Services (BCS) hosted its annual Faculty Career Mentor Awards to celebrate the outstanding support and partnership of faculty members, departments, and employers. Faculty are nominated by Eccles students, giving these mentorship awards special significance. Students stood to share stories about the impact these extraordinary educators have had in their lives and career decisions, highlighting what a big difference they make [...]

2022-05-25T15:04:20-06:00May 25th, 2022|

Recent graduates named top 10 sales & marketers of the year

Hadlee Selman, who graduated with her Bachelor’s in Marketing in Spring 2020 and assumed a position on Overstock.com’s Paid Social Marketing Team after graduation, has recently been honored as one of the 10 Utah Business Sales & Marketers of the Year. The SAMY (Sales & Marketers of the Year) awards recognize professionals who have had a measurable impact on their company’s bottom line [...]

2022-02-10T11:48:27-07:00February 10th, 2022|

5 topics to discuss with your career coach

It's the start of a new year and with that comes plenty of resolutions. If you’re looking for something to add to your 2022 list that is attainable and extremely helpful, meet with a Career Coach right here at the Eccles School. It's easy to schedule an appointment, and it's included as part of your premier Eccles Experience! Career Coaches are here for [...]

2021-12-20T16:52:55-07:00January 18th, 2022|

Need extra support? Check out five resources right here on campus

College life on a budget can be challenging, especially this time of year. The University of Utah provides a network of support — from food pantries to mental health services. Basic Needs Collective (BNC) The Basic Needs Collective is the central location on campus for resources related to food insecurity, unstable housing, health insurance, legal services, mental health, and more. They can connect [...]

2021-12-06T09:21:49-07:00December 6th, 2021|

Eccles students get creative during Wednesdays at GARFF

The spirit of fall was in the air of the Garff Lobby. Hosting their weekly "Wednesdays at GARFF" event, student leaders Victoria Nguyen, Business Career Services, and Chloe Carr, Goff Strategic Leadership Center, brought their creativity to their Crimson Creations. Students attending the event had the opportunity to make one of three different crafts - a beaded bracelet, a detailed coloring page, or [...]

2021-11-29T11:12:37-07:00November 29th, 2021|

Eccles students bust common career myths at Mythbusters!

Last week, more than 300 students discovered the truth behind common career myths at "Mythbusters," an all-day event sponsored by Business Career Services at the Eccles School. With workshops, games, prizes, food, and fun, students busted through misconceptions to set themselves on the path to discovering their true potential. The day started with an exciting opening ceremony, featuring the Genius, a.k.a. marketing coordinator, [...]

2021-11-15T15:53:54-07:00November 15th, 2021|

Eccles student combines aviation, business at SOLJETS internship

Eccles student Sam Levine recently completed SOLJETS' first summer internship. Headquartered in Park City, Utah, SOLJETS is an international aircraft sales and acquisition firm. Levine worked as an analyst in their operations department where his responsibilities included conducting market research and compiling sales reports. “My internship at SOLJETS helped me narrow down my career search to know exactly what I want to pursue [...]

2021-10-28T10:24:30-06:00October 28th, 2021|