Events

 

UPCOMING RECRUITING & NETWORKING EVENTS

Employer event registrations are NOW OPEN for Spring 2023! 

Career Services event registrations are NOW OPEN for Spring 2023! 

We are excited to be offering many of our events on-campus, in-person this Fall! Whether virtual or in-person, we look forward to having you join us!

Questions? Contact our Career Services team in the Ambassador Crawford College of Business & Entrepreneurship at 330-672-1285 or buscareers@kent.edu 


Perfect Power Wash Info Table

Tuesday, January 24 │ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm│ BSA, 2nd Floor

Perfect Power Wash will have an info table set up on the second floor of of the Business Administration Building on January 24 from 10 to 1:00 p.m. to discuss career and internship opportunities. Open to all Ambassador Crawford College students!

Student Registration

 

Marcum Info Table

Tuesday, January 31 │ 8:30 am – 11:00 am│ BSA, 2nd Floor

Marcum will have an info table set up on the second floor of of the Business Administration Building on January 31 from 8:30 to 11:00 a.m. to discuss career and internship opportunities. Open to all Ambassador Crawford College students!

Student Registration

 

Sherwin Williams Info Table

Wednesday, February 1 │ 10:00 am – 11:30 am│ BSA, 2nd Floor

Sherwin Williams will have an info table set up on the second floor of of the Business Administration Building on February 1 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. to discuss career and internship opportunities. Open to all Ambassador Crawford College students!

 

PREP SESSION: Accounting Meet and Greet

Wednesday, February 1 │ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm│ BSA, Room A325

The Ambassador Crawford College of Business & Entrepreneurship Career Services Office is offering a prep session to help you navigate an in-person career fair. We will discuss what you should do to prepare for the Accounting Meet & Greet on February 16, including how to register, polishing your Handshake profile, and researching employers. We will also discuss how to approach an employer, how to craft your opening pitch to a recruiter, how to get your resume into the employer resume book and cover some basic interview tips. This interactive prep session will last roughly 45 minutes with additional time for your Q&A needs. Registration and details available on Handshake.

Student Registration   

 

RSM Info Table

Wednesday, February 8 │ 9:00 am – 11:00 am│ BSA, 2nd Floor

RSM will have an info table set up on the second floor of of the Business Administration Building on February 8 from 9 to 11:00 a.m. to discuss career and internship opportunities. Open to all undergraduate Kent State students!

Student Registration

 

Resume Development 2.0: Target the job you want!

Friday, February 10 │ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm│ BSA, Room A325

Learn how to tailor your resume for the job/opportunity you want. This advanced workshop will focus on content, writing strong bullet statements, and identifying skills to highlight on your resume. Prior to the workshop, identify a job/opportunity you are interested in and have the job description readily available for the workshop. (NOTE: This will be an interactive workshop where you will be expected to participate; this is not a one-way presentation.)

Student Registration   

 

PREP SESSION: Sales and Marketing Career Fair

Monday, February 13 │ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm│ BSA, Room A325

The Ambassador Crawford College of Business and Entrepreneurship Career Services Office is offering a prep session to help you navigate an in-person career fair. We will discuss what you should do to prepare for Sales & Marketing Fair on February 21, including how to register, polishing your Handshake profile, and researching employers. We will also discuss how to approach an employer, how to craft your opening pitch to a recruiter, how to get your resume into the employer resume book and cover some basic interview tips. This interactive prep session will last roughly 45 minutes with an additional time for your Q&A needs. Registration and details available on Handshake.

Student Registration   

 

Accounting Meet and Greet

Thursday, February 16 │ 10:00 am – Noon│ Kent Student Center (KSC), Room 218 

Meet with firms and industry partners recruiting for full-time and internship accounting positions with immediate openings as well as roles beginning in summer and fall 2023. Open to all Ambassador Crawford College graduate and undergraduate accounting students and alumni!

Student Registration   Employer Registration

 

Sales & Marketing Career Fair 

Tuesday, February 21 │ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm│ Kent Student Center (KSC), Room 218 

Join us for the Sales and Marketing Career Fair and  connect with employers to learn information about jobs and internships. This career fair is open to all Kent State students interested in careers in sales and marketing.

Student Registration   Employer Registration

 

Department of Finance Networking Event

Friday, March 3 │ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm│ Kent Student Center (KSC), Schwebel Room - 3rd Floor

Join the Department of Finance faculty and the Ambassador Crawford College of Business & Entrepreneurship leadership for a networking reception at The Kent Student Center, Schwebel Room (3rd floor). Business professional dress is required.

Student Registration   

 

IS/IT Career Expo (Virtual)

Friday, March 10 │ 10:00 am – 2:30 pm│ Virtual via Handshake

Explore the wide range of career paths and professional roles within Information Technology and Information Science, learning directly from current industry professionals during this virtual panel series. Registration and details available on Handshake.

Student Registration   

 

PREP SESSION (VIRTUAL): Crawford Virtual Career Fair

Friday, April 14 │ 10:00 am – 11:00 am│Virtual via Microsoft Teams

Boost your confidence in navigating a virtual career fair and make your experience a successful one. We will cover career fair prep including resumes, virtual networking tips, and the career fair registration process. This session will be virtual via Microsoft Teams. Registration & details available on Handshake.

Student Registration

 

Ready for Business Bootcamp

Firday, April 21 │ 8:30 am – 2:00 pm│Kent Student Center (KSC), 3rd Floor

Boost your internship/job search forward at the Ready for Business Bootcamp on Friday, April 21, 2023, from 8:30 – 2:00 pm. This series of interactive workshops and panel discussions will connect employers and student to network and focus on enhancing your career-ready skills. This event also includes a networking luncheon which will engage you in four different guided networking conversations with our sponsored employer partners and fellow students. Luncheon will kick off with tips for a successful networking experience. Please note that your STUDENT REGISTRATION will include a $20 refundable deposit. This deposit will be automatically refunded following your attendance at the Ready for Business luncheon of the Bootcamp (final session of the morning). Your refund would be forfeited if you do not attend the lunch.

Student Registration

 

Ambassador Crawford Virtual Career Fair 

Tuesday, April 25 │ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm│Virtual via Handshake

The Ambassador Crawford Virtual Career Fair is for students interested in connecting with employers from various industries for business and entrepreneurship related internships and full-time positions.

Student Registration   Employer Registration


BUSINESS TREKS

Back by popular demand! Students will travel to company headquarters for a half-day visit. Details and list of trips forthcoming.

 

Thank you as always for your support of the Ambassador Crawford College of Business and Entrepreneurship!


Contact Us

Questions? Contact us at 330-672-1185 or email buscareers@kent.edu

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Event Preparation: Tips & Resources

What to Wear (PDF)

Video: Understanding Virtual Career Fairs

Supplemental Resource: Understanding Virtual Career Fairs

Video: Essential Skills: Search Process, Interview and First Few Days