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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|

Accounting firms, students connect in-person for first career fair of the year

More than 23 accounting firms gathered to meet our Eccles accounting undergraduate, graduate, and master’s students at our "Meet the Professionals" career fair. Companies in attendance included Deloitte, Grant Thornton, BKD CPAs & Advisors, KPMG LLP, and more. Looking for interns, assistants, and part- and full-time employees, these public accounting firms networked with accounting students while enjoying the view of Salt Lake City [...]

2021-10-26T10:53:54-06:00October 26th, 2021|

Tips for writing your first resume

It can be daunting to create your first resume! Maybe you don’t have formal experience or perhaps you’ve been dreading what seems like a complex task. We've gathered some advice from our Eccles Career Coaches to help with this important step in your career journey. An easy way to get started is with a template. A template geared to your major is particularly [...]

2021-09-08T17:20:04-06:00September 7th, 2021|

We’re so excited to welcome you back to campus!

Welcome back, Doers! We’re so excited to welcome you back to the David Eccles School of Business and actually see you in 3-D! We’ve got plenty of ways for you to meet friends new and old at all of the exciting Eccles Events happening this year! You can check out what’s going on at Eccles.link/events. Just a reminder that things are going to be [...]

2021-08-23T15:01:12-06:00August 23rd, 2021|