hogueam January Jumpstart
Participating
Employers:

AAC
Boeing
CSC
Consolidated Graphics
ExxonMobil
Insight Global
International Paper
JCPenney
SCANA
SPAWAR
State Farm
TQL
T-Metrics
Target
U.S. Department of State
Vanguard
Verizon





Decide it. Experience it. Live it.
January Jumpstart SERIES!
January 21st-28th, 2014
Sponsored by:
 
Are you looking for an internship or a full-time job? 
Do you plan to attend Career Fest or S.E.T. on
Wednesday, January 29th? 
To effectively prepare for the upcoming job fairs and employer interviews, learn from industry experts and Career Center staff during January Jumpstart!

 January Jumpstart Activities Include: Resume Reviews*, Presentations, Mock Interviews, Drop-In Hours, Ask An Expert***

Please check back often for updates
to our daily schedule below This will include specific opportunities with employers and Career Center staff.  Click the employer logo to be redirected to their website.
 
*
Employer resume reviews will be provided on a first come, first serve basis.  Wait times will vary based on student demand.

**Ask An Expert sessions are short one-on-one meetings with an employer, during which you can ask questions related to career fair preparation, networking, internships/co-ops and job search.
No appointment needed!

Questions about January Jumpstart?  Contact us:
803-777-7280 or
career@sc.edu


Tuesday, January 21st
Mock Interviews 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
 
Verizon Logo
Career Center
BA - 6th Floor

*Must sign up for an interview slot in JobMate to participate (interview schedule #2802).

Resume Reviews 1:00p.m. - 4:00p.m.

Verizon Logo
Career Center
BA - 6th Floor
*No appointment needed


Mock Interviews 1:00p.m. - 3:00p.m.

CEC Career Center
Swearingen
1A01
*Must sign up for an interview slot in JobMate to participate (interview schedule #2746). 
Presentation
Career Fair Preparation
1:00p.m. - 4:00p.m.
  Career Center
BA - 6th Floor
Room 602B



Presentation
Preparing for Interviews in Technology or Technical Fields
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
CEC Career Center
Swearingen
1A03- Faculty/Staff Lounge
Presentation
Ready.Set.Go!
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Verizon Logo Career Center
BA - 6th Floor

Room 602B


 Wednesday January 22nd
Resume Reviews 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  CEC Career Center
Swearingen
1A01
*No appointment needed. 
Presentation
Career Fair Preparation
1:00p.m. - 4:00p.m.
CEC Career Center
Swearingen
1A03- Faculty/Staff Lounge


Ask An Expert 1:00p.m. - 4:00p.m.
Career Center
BA- 6th Floor
Room 634
Presentation
Impressing the Recruiter
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Career Center
BA- 6th Floor
Room 634
Thursday, January 23rd
Mock Interviews 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  
Career Center
BA- 6th Floor
*Must sign up for an interview slot in JobMate to participate (interview schedule #2749). 
 
Presentation 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.  



Career Center
BA- 6th Floor
Room 634

 
Resume Reviews 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  
CEC Career Center
Swearingen
1A01
*No appointment needed. 
Presentation
$tart $mart Salary Negotiation
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Career Center
BA - 6th Floor
Room 602B
*Students must register in advance in order to attend this event.

Friday, January 24th
Mock Interviews 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  CEC Career Center
Swearingen
1A01
*Must sign up for an interview slot in JobMate to participate (interview schedule #2755).
 
Mock Interviews 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.  


Career Center
BA- 6th Floor

*Must sign up for an interview slot in JobMate to participate (interview schedule #2740).
 
Ask an Expert 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  
  CEC Career Center
Swearingen
1A01
*No appointment needed. 
 
Resume Reviews 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  



Career Center
BA- 6th Floor

*No appointment needed. 
 
Presentation
Dress for Success
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Career Center
BA- 6th Floor
Room 634
 
Monday, January 27th
Presentation
Interviewing Tips
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  CEC Career Center
Swearingen
1A03- Faculty/Staff Lounge


Ask an Expert 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  
  CEC Career Center
Swearingen
1A01
*No appointment needed. 
Mock Interviews 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Career Center
BA- 6th Floor
*Must sign up for an interview slot in JobMate to participate.
Tuesday, January 28th
Mock Interviews 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
CEC Career Center
Swearingen
1A01
*Must sign up for an interview slot in JobMate to participate (nterview schedule 2731).
Presentation
Best Practices on How to Build Your Career
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Career Center
BA- 6th Floor
Room 602B

Resume Reviews
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  Career Center
BA- 6th Floor
*No appointment needed.
Ask An Expert 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  Career Center
BA- 6th Floor
*No appointment needed.
Mock Interviews 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Career Center
BA- 6th Floor
*Must sign up for an interview slot in JobMate to participate.
Resume Reviews 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
CEC Career Center
Swearingen
1A01
*No appointment needed. 
Resume Reviews 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  CEC Career Center
Swearingen
1A01
*No appointment needed. 
 
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  Additional Job Fair Preparation Resources:

Get Individual Assistance

Job Fair Tips for Students

Researching Employers - Job Choice Article

Researching Employers - Web Resources

Career Advice Videos


Spring 2014 Job Fairs:

Wednesday, January 29th
Career Fest
For students interested in non-technical internships, co-ops, or full-time opportunities.

Noon - 4:00 p.m.
Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

S.E.T. Fair
For students interested in technical internships, co-ops, or full-time opportunities

in the fields of Science, Engineering, and Technology.

Noon - 4:00 p.m.

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

**Shuttle service will run on a continuous loop to Capstone, Russell House, Swearingen, and the Convention Center from 11:30 a.m. -5:00 p.m.**