Summer 2013, Vol. 3
The Career Center's e-newsletter is updated weekly to include important information and announcements from the Career Center regarding locations, hours, and upcoming events and information from our employers.
This message is sent by the Employer Relations & Recruitment Services Team at the FSU Career Center. Please contact us with any questions at 850-644-6431.
Thank you letters are an important part of the hiring process, for employers and for you! The article below highlights that, "According to surveys, about 85% of executives say that a post-interview thank-you note has some influence on the hiring decision."
Click here for some more views on whether or not to write a thank-you note. Additionally, page 3 in the Career Center's "Writing Effective Letters" guide highlights what to include in a thank-you note.
The Career Center has partnered with the Alumni Association and MyWorkster to bring career fairs to FSU Alumni! If you just graduated this past semester, or graduated years ago, join us in Orlando, FL this Thursday. This event is only open to alumni from select schools. There is a registration fee for job seekers attending the career fair.
You can find more information about the Orlando, FL event on June 13 here.
Raytheon is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, homeland security and other government markets. Raython is hiring domestically and internationally for many talent areas including engineering (Electrical, Software, Cyber, Systems, Hardware, Mechanical/Manufacturing, Process, Digital, Integrated Circuit, QA) and non-technical background (Finance, Supply Chain, Quality, Information Technology, Security, Security and Operations). Additionally, they are also hiring Systems Analysts, Instructors, Trainers, Database Analysts, Technical Support Engineers and Field Engineers.
Wednesday, June 26 from 1-4pm ET / 10am-1pm PT is your chance to chat one-on-one with recruiters and learn about what Raytheon has to offer.
Hosted by Women For Hire and Brazen Careerist, this FREE online event is a convenient and effective way to explore a new opportunity from the comfort of your own computer.
Alumni-Only Career Fair - Orlando, FL
June 13, 2013
Central Florida Fair & Expo Park
4603 W Colonial Dr
Orlando, FL 32808
Raytheon Online Career Event
June 26, 2013
1 - 4 pm
Make sure to keep these upcoming fall events on your calendar -
Part-Time Job Fair
August 29, 2013
Oglesby Union Ballrooms
Engineering Day (Engineering/Technical Career Fair)
September 24, 2013
FAMU-FSU College of Engineering
Seminole Futures (All-Majors Career Fair)
September 26, 2013
9am-noon and 1pm-4pm
Leon County Civic Center
Graduate & Professional School Fair
October 22, 2013
Oglesby Union Courtyard
The Career Center has a LinkedIn group and a Facebook page!
Find us at http://www.linkedin.com/groups/Florida-State-University-Career-Center-4744547/about on LinkedIn
at https://www.facebook.com/fsucareercenter on Facebook
Join our group and "like" us to network and stay up to date on career events, advice, and news.
Have a phone or Skype interview? Need a quiet place to do your interview? The Career Center can provide that for you! Contact Kristin Zaideman at 850-644-6493 or firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your spot.