Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Business & Engineering Leaders Forum

Don't forget to join us for the Business & Engineering Leaders Forum!WHEN:  Wednesday, April 16th
WHERE: Woodland Commons
TIME:  4:30 - 5:30 pm, Mentor Discussion Circles, students and panelist
5:30 - 7:00 pm Panel Discussion

This is a great opportunity to get career advice from successful business and engineering leaders from IBM, Cisco Systems, Jacob Associates, Inex Advisors, LLC, and FusionStorm.

Take advantage of the knowledge and experience of our distinguished panelist by attending this event which is sponsored by the College of Engineering and the Charlton College of Business.

For more information contact:  Joyce Antine,
jantine@umassd.edu or Lara Stone, lstone@umassd.edu

COMMENT - NETWORKING IS SO IMPORTANT WHEN TRYING TO FIND INTERNSHIP LEADS

Friday, April 11, 2014

Careers in Civil & Foreign Service

Date: Thu, 10 Apr 2014 13:01:38 -0400 (EDT)
From: "UMDANNOUNCE@umassd.edu"
Subject: Careers in Civil & Foreign Service

Careers in Civil & Foreign Service
Wednesday, April 16
12:30-2:00 PM
Woodland Commons

A presentation by Evyenia Sideras, US Diplomat in residence, New England
region. All majors are welcome. Lunch will be included. This event is
co-sponsored by the College of Arts & Sciences, the Political Science
Department and the Career Development Center. For further information and
details, please contact John Fobanjong at 508-999-9177, jfobanjong@umassd.edu

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Tweets from Internship Director

@MikePGriffin

Network and seek information to build leads

You gotta network!

Monday, April 144:00pm–6:00pm
Woodland Commons

Speed Interviewing & Networking

Please RSVP with your name, major, and year of graduation to Lisa Ayotte at layotte@umassd.edu

Wednesday, April 164:30pm–5:30pm: Mentor Discussion Circles
5:30pm–7:00pm: Panel Discussion
Woodland Commons

Business & Engineering Leaders Forum

Co-Sponsored by:  Advancement Office

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Operations Intern - Marshalls Framingham - Summer 2014

Here's the link: https://career8.successfactors.com/career?career%5fns=job%5flisting&company=TJX&navBarLevel=JOB%5fSEARCH&rcm%5fsite%5flocale=en%5fUS&career_job_req_id=44702&selected_lang=en_US&jobAlertController_jobAlertId=&jobAlertController_jobAlertName=&_s.crb=EQJdcjSsvkoZAE7L5lj%2btPOIwQc%3d

Publishing Intern, Marketing

Publishing Intern, Marketing-SCI001K4
Elsevier : NA-USA-MA-Waltham
 

Description

 
The Science and Technology Books Division at Elsevier has an exciting internship opportunity in the Marketing department. Through individual and team project-based work, the intern will be introduced to the business of publishing, gaining hands-on experience and knowledge in the creation, management and dissemination of marketing campaigns and projects. The intern will be given the opportunity to observe, participate in, and learn about many aspects of business, publishing, marketing, project management, and interdepartmental collaboration.
 
The Marketing Intern will be reporting to Stephen Fiedler, Community Marketing Manager and will be located in the Elsevier Waltham, MA office. This will be a 10-week internship over the summer of 2014. This will be a 4-day a week internship, Monday through Thursday, 9-5, and will be paid at an hourly rate of $8.10.
 
The Internship will provide the intern broad exposure to various marketing activities within the organization. Interns will be given the opportunity to participate in marketing and publicity campaigns, learn more about E-Commerce, SEO and advertising, and will be responsible for leading content marketing projects, including the creation, repurposing and dissemination of content among various audience segments and personas.
 
This internship will consist of 3 marketing projects, with the opportunity to work across multiple marketing channels dedicated to each area (Community/Social Media/Blog, E-Commerce, Publicity, Textbooks, Retail/Institutional E-book). The program will culminate with a capstone project, highlighting the full scope of work and projects completed.
 
At the end of the internship, the intern should have a working knowledge of how to strategize, develop and execute marketing campaigns for various audience segments and will oversee each stage of development for the three projects. Interns will learn how difference processes, including: content marketing, Publicity, E-Commerce, and sales, fit into overall strategy, messaging and content development.

Qualifications

 
The ideal candidate for the internship will have several of the following skills and experience:
 
• Studying for a Bachelor’s in Marketing, Business, Publishing, Journalism or a related field.
• Interest in marketing, publicity, branding and books.
• Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook).
• Proficiency with Google Drive and other sharing tools (DropBox, Calendar, etc…)
• Experience with content marketing strategies, core concepts and ideas.
• Experience doing marketing/industry research and competitive analysis.
• Experience using creative content generation tools a plus (Photo Shop, Final Cut, etc…)
• Experience using social media and management/scheduling tools a plus (Hootsuite, Spredfast, etc…)
• Work experience within an office environment strongly encouraged.
• An ideal candidate will be independently driven and have good time management skills, along with the ability to juggle multiple tasks, deadlines and people.
 
*Candidates do not need to have all these skills to be considered a strong applicant for the position*
 
Elsevier is the world's leading provider of scientific, technical and medical (STM) information, tools and resources. A global company based in Amsterdam, Elsevier partners with scientists, researchers, healthcare providers, educators and decision-makers in academic institutions, governments and corporations to help them find, evaluate and use information. Our breadth of content is unparalleled, spanning virtually every STM field in the world and includes such distinguished brands as Gray's Anatomy, The Lancet and Cell. Using innovative technology, we deliver our content through tools that help our customers be more productive and successful in their work. ScienceDirect delivers the worlds' leading journals electronically to over 11 million readers in 200 countries. And physicians in 95 percent of teaching hospitals rely on MD Consult to get critical information that can save lives. Elsevier employs over 7,000 people in more than 70 offices worldwide. We are an employer of choice, attracting and developing talented and creative people who thrive in a challenging and fast-paced environment. We offer an excellent compensation and benefits package as well as a real opportunity for career growth in a growing organization. Elsevier is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

I need Your help

If you participated in an internship but did not receive credit, during the period of June 2013 up until now, could you inform me of that activity so I can report the numbers to our administration?  Click on this link and complete 4 quick questions:

http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/MLVSPS8

Thanks,

Professor Mike Griffin