Check out the list of employers attending the upcoming You've Graduated, What Now? Event. Below highlights just some of the employers that have recruited CEHD students and graduates in the past. This is not a career fair, but rather a great opportunity to practice your networking skills and develop key contacts in these organizations.
Northwest Youth and Family Services -Mentoring Plus is a program that is part of a larger non-profit, Northwest Youth and Family Services. They are currently looking to hire Mentors to work one-on-one with youth ages 7-16 who have either a mental or behavioral diagnostic assessment in Ramsey County. This is a paid position that provides mentors with a rich experience and youth development knowledge
Ameriprise Financial has a 115-year history of building long-lasting, personal client-advisor relationships. Ameriprise mission is to help clients plan for their goals and dreams. They run a great program for recent graduates and have had a history of recruiting candidates from CEHD for HR positions and marketing opportunities. Currently, they have listings for over 71 jobs in the metro area alone on their job board. That does not count their positions throughout the whole state.
YMCA -The mission of the YMCA of Metropolitan Minneapolis is to develop the total person-spirit, mind and body-through character development programs that build strong kids, strong families, and strong communities. Most recently, the YMCA has been recruiting for the following positions and specifically reaching out to the CEHD community. They are for their Senior Fitness Coordinator and Compensation Analyst/HR Generalist positions.
MN Twins- Home of Minnesota's major league baseball team, the Twins will be at the event to network with graduates about the opportunities with their organization.
Timberwolves- Employee of the MN Timberwolves and alum of CEHD will be at the event to represent the Timberwolves. He would like to share his insight with graduates about breaking into a position within the NBA business
Pathways to Community is recruiting for several positions within their organization. They are growing more and more each day. Remember to check in with them to learn more about their Human Resource position, Program Coordinator, and Youth Programming opportunities.
Target Corporation is no stranger to the U of MN campus and they are excited to connect with you. In the past, Target has recruited CEHD students and graduates for positions in Human Resources, management, and marketing. Interested on how you can make your mark on the bullseye? Come connect with the target recruiters at this sensational event.
You've Graduated, What Now?
Wednesday, May 25
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
3rd Floor Science Teaching and Student Services Building (STSS)
This intensive seminar will equip you to search for a job in a recovering economy. Get the scoop on how to conduct a creative job search, craft an outstanding resume and interview effectively. Gain LinkedIn knowledge and networking tips from Judy Zimmer, an engaging and candid effectiveness coach. Plus - practice networking with actual employers, including reps from:
Complete List of Employers:
Abacus Home Tutoring
American Marketing & Publishing
MN Reading Corps
Northwestern Mutual Financial
Northwest Youth and Family Services
Pathways to Community
State of Minnesota
This is a special event for all U of M seniors and recent grads who are serious about their job search. (You can attend if your graduation date is between December 2010 and August 2011).
$10 to participate and lunch is included.
Registration is required by noon on Monday, May 23 - sign up via GoldPASS at http://goldpass.umn.edu - click on "Career Events" and search for "What Now". Carlson students register via The Edge.
Questions? Contact your college career center or Liz Hruska, at 612-624-2172.