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UNM ANDERSON SCHOOL OFFERS CAREER WEEK - SEPTEMBER 7 15

September 2, 2010

(Albuquerque, NM) The UNM Anderson School of Management is offering assistance to its current students and graduates by providing them with career programs and events to help them be more successful in the challenging job market.

Anderson Career Week begins on Tuesday, September 7 featuring workshops on job search strategies, resume building, interviewing, and networking with employers.

The second annual Speed Networking Event will be held on Thursday, September 9 at 5:30 pm. This is a unique opportunity for Anderson students and alumni to network with local and regional employers, and learn what it takes to get ahead in the business world. Reservations are required and can be made at jobs.mgt.unm.edu. Reservations are also required for the Student & Employer Reception on Wednesday, September 15 at 5:30 pm which allows business employers to have exclusive access to Anderson students and alumni. All reservations are made on a first-come, first served basis and professional attire is mandatory.

All career week events will take place at the Anderson School on the UNM Campus. There is no charge to participate but you must be a current student or alum of the Anderson School of Management. For more information contact Karin Kase, Career Services Manager, at kase@mgt.unm.edu.

Career Week Schedule of Events
Tuesday, September 7
Internships: The 4-1-1 Workshop
3:00-4:00 pm
Location: GSM 318

Wednesday, September 8
Resume and Cover Letter Writing Workshop
3:00-4:00 pm
Location: GSM 302

Thursday, September 9
Resume Express (Quick Resume Reviews)
Noon-4:00 pm
Location: Jackson Student Center

Job Search Strategies Workshop
2:30-3:30 pm
Location: ASM Room 2141

Speed Networking *Those interested MUST register at jobs.mgt.unm.edu.
5:30-7:30 pm
Location: Jackson Student Center

Monday, September 13
Resume and Cover Letter Writing Workshop
2:30 3:30 pm
Location: ASM 2141

Resume Express (Quick Resume Reviews)
1:00-5:00 pm
Location: Jackson Student Center

Tuesday, September 14
How to Work a Career Fair Workshop
2:30-3:30 pm
Location: ASM 2141

Resume Express (Quick Resume Reviews)
1:00-5:00 pm
Location: Jackson Student Center

Wednesday, September 15
Rock the Interview Workshop
3:30-5:00 pm
Location: GSM 302

Resume Express (Quick Resume Reviews)
1:00-4:00 pm
Location: Jackson Student Center

Student & Employer Reception *Those interested MUST register at jobs.mgt.unm.edu.
5:30-7:00 pm
Location: Jackson Student Center

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The Anderson School of Management at the University of New Mexico is dedicated to excellence in professional management education. At the Anderson School, faculty, staff, and students are committed to shaping the intellect and character of the next generation of business leaders, advancing the knowledge and practice of management, promoting economic development, and building a vibrant intellectual community that serves the highest and best interests of all our stakeholders.

The School was founded in 1947 and now offers more than a dozen concentrations at the BBA and MBA levels and is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business in the top 20% of business schools in the nation. The School is funded by the State of New Mexico and further support is generated by The Anderson School of Management Foundation. For more information, the public can visit www.mgt.unm.edu, email info@mgt.unm.edu, or call (505) 277-6471.

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