International Women’s Day is widely recognized around the world as a day to honor the hard work, accomplishments, and barriers broken down by women. It's a day we celebrate the collective efforts of all women in social, economic, cultural and political environments while raising awareness for gender equality. "There’s a strong chance the next Bill... Continue reading Outstanding International Women of Global UCF
So, you’ve attended the UCF Career Expo, great! We hope you got a chance to collect some business cards and hand out your resumes but you aren’t done yet! What happens after the Career Expo is just as important as preparing for it beforehand. In case you missed it, we created a checklist to help... Continue reading Next steps after attending the UCF Career Expo
The University of Central Florida hosts its semi-annual Career Expo during the fall and spring semesters. Students and alumni get the opportunity to talk to over 250 local, national, and international companies and recruiters in hopes of landing a job or internship. This event is also a great way for students to expand their professional... Continue reading Your Pre-Career Expo Checklist
The University of Central Florida hosts a semi-annual Career Expo in the Fall and Spring every year. In the Spring 2017 semester, UCF welcomed 240 employers to the Career Expo, and this Fall 2017 that number increased to 250 employers including Facebook, Darden Restaurants, PepsiCo, and many more local, national and international companies. For a full... Continue reading UCF 2017 Fall Career Expo Recap!
CAREER CORNER Lots of college students have heard that they should participate in at least one internship before graduating from college. Yet, many students are unsure of what an internship is or why they should participate in one. Here at Global UCF, we offer the support students need to help them learn about internship opportunities... Continue reading Career Corner – 4 Reasons You Should Do an Internship
CAREER CORNER The University of Central Florida hosts a career fair in the fall and spring to connect UCF Knights with potential employers. The Spring 2017 UCF Career Expo welcomed 240 employers including Facebook, PepsiCo, Deloitte & Touche and many other local, national and international companies with branches worldwide (the full list of employers present can be... Continue reading UCF Spring 2017 Career Expo and Internship and Co-op Fair
As part of the Global UCF curriculum, students in the SLS: Career Development class begin to prepare themselves for their professional career, from résumés to professional attire, and the many areas in between. Students are also encouraged to join the Career Accelerator Program (CAP) to further their career development through industry exploration and access to... Continue reading Career Talk: Student Interview
You’re going to fail. A lot. And that’s awesome. Failure isn’t something to fear. It’s something to embrace. Just ask Bill Gates. A Google search for “Microsoft failures” returns 28 million results. Yet according to Forbes, Gates is worth USD $79.7 billion. And as the world’s richest man, he’s also worth listening to when it... Continue reading Entrepreneurial Series: Failure as a Road to Success