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Can We Change 10 Habits of Your College Career to 10 Habits For the Start of Your Career?

Sponsor: EY

Exploring a Career in Corporate Finance

Sponsor: Johnson & Johnson

Join Johnson & Johnson for an informative and interactive session as we demystify the world of Corporate Finance and provide valuable insights into what this exciting career path has to offer. Learn what Corporate Finance is and is not. Hear directly from some of our emerging leaders in various functions, sectors, and stages of their career. Explore whether Corporate Finance is right for you.

Speaker(s): Joe Wehle, Inclusiveness Recruiting Consultant, Campus Recruiting

Getting Started with Excel (Open to Students & Professionals)

Sponsor: Microsoft

Join our session to learn how to get started with Excel 2016. Excel can be used to track, organize, and calculate lots of information easily. Use Excel with OneDrive and you will be able to share and collaborate with others in the cloud. Specifically, you will learn how to:

  • Create an Excel workbook
  • Use functions and formulas
  • Make charts and graphs to visualize your data
  • Store securely on OneDrive
  • Access from any device (iPhone, Android or Windows phone)
  • Manage spreadsheet versions

Speaker(s): TBA

Leveraging your Internship Into a Career

Sponsor: Wells Fargo

Explore Career Options

Sponsor: State Street

Hear from a panel of State Street employees to learn more about:

  • What opportunities does STT offer Latinx employees?
  • The career paths/journeys of each panelist
  • Career advice from each panelist
  • Leveraging being Latinx in your career
  • Speaker(s): TBA

    Excel Beyond Basics (Open to Students & Professionals)

    Sponsor: Microsoft

    Join our session to learn even more about Excel 2016. Use the power of Excel to visualize your data and present your information in a way that is easy to consume. Specifically, you will learn how to:

    • Insert Pivot Tables
    • Visualize data with Pivot Charts
    • User slicers and timelines to easily filter your data
    • Present your data in PowerPoint

    Speaker(s): TBA

    Amp Up Your Interview

    Sponsor: PwC

    Join PwC to learn how to tell your story and express the essence of who you are during an interview.  You will hear how to build connections with prospective employers that will help them remember your exceptional promise of value and make you stand out amongst your peers during the interview process.

    Speaker(s): TBA

    Effective Listening

    Sponsor: CIA

    Effective Listening focuses on verbal and nonverbal cues and the barriers to communication (to include physical noise, psychological noise and semantic noise). This workshop will emphasize the importance of developing this skill early in one’s career. Real life examples are skillfully incorporated into the presentation and audience participants are encouraged to brainstorm ways to overcome listening barriers.

    Speaker(s): Cristina Temboury, Diversity & Inclusion Educator

    What is Your Social Media Saying About You?

    Sponsor: KPMG

    Speaker(s): TBA

    Powerful Powerpoint presentations and Getting Started with Onenote (Open to Students & Professionals)

    Sponsor: Microsoft

    During this interactive session, you will learn how to take your presentations to the next level with PowerPoint 2016, additionally learn how you can start using OneNote to capture your actions items, create tasks list, flag items for review and get organized. Specifically, you will learn how to:

    • Create Powerpoint template
    • Add interesting content to your presentations
    • Create a Onenote notebook
    • Leverage Microsoft tools for collaboration

    Speaker(s): TBA

    Mastering the Job Interview

    Sponsor: Target

    Speaker(s): TBA

    Money Management and Wealth Building Skills: College and Beyond

    Sponsor: FDIC

    Apply advanced money management skills to achieve your financial objectives.  Learn how to use budgeting, investing, and debt management strategies to build wealth and positively impact your future.  Develop a deeper understanding on how the FDIC promotes financial stability in the banking system.

    Speaker(s): TBA

    Uniform CPA Examination Update (Open to Students and Professionals)

    Sponsor: AICPA

    During the Uniform CPA Examination update, the next version of the Exam that launched on April 1, 2017, the new Exam delivery software to be launched on April 1, 2018, and plans for global expansion and future versions of the CPA Examination will be discussed.  Also, CPA Candidate recruitment, engagement, performance, and the results of the AICPA’s studies on the candidate pipeline will also be discussed.

    Speaker(s): TBA

    Choosing the Right Company for YOU!

    Sponsor: Synchrony Financial

    Selecting a company to work for upon graduation can be daunting given the volume of opportunities available. Attendees will delve into the multitude of factors that should go into this decision … and yes, it has to be more than just money!  How does size of the organization, cultural fit, support for diversity, long-term career growth opportunities and much more play into this important decision.

    Speaker(s): TBA


    Connect with Deloitte!

    Sponsor: Deloitte

    Please join Deloitte for refreshments, prizes and opportunities to learn more about a career at the largest professional client service firm in the world! We will equip you with skills and resources in order to make the most of the ALPFA 2017 Convention, as well as provide you with information on how you can apply to early internship and leadership opportunities at Deloitte.

    Speaker(s): TBA