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Students in suits talking with company recruiters

Practice makes perfect at Professional Development Day

By Haley Aouate As any young professional will tell you, the idea behind an elevator pitch is that if you’re ever caught in an elevator with the CEO of your dream company or a hiring manager, you have 30-60 seconds

Heavener School of Business students Sabrina Gonzalez, Tatiana Mosquera, Camila Vincent de Urquiza, Anne Waiver, Bridget Knowles, Julia Yanowitz and Joaquin Rodarte at their summer internships.

How to make sure your summer internship isn’t just a line on your resume

By Michelle Bloom-Lugo Happy National Intern Day, Business Gators! We’re celebrating all of our students that are completing a summer internship this July 26 as part of the national day dedicated to recognizing and celebrating hard-working interns all across the United

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Career Catalyst: Commitment Leads to Ownership, Ownership Leads to Success

By Craig Petrus, Executive Director of Business Career Services There is no question about it. Only you are in charge of your own career. Not your boss, not your colleagues, not your family members. It all comes down to you and

The Business Career Services team poses for a photo in front of the Gator Ubiquity Statue

Business Career Services expands to Heavener School

The Heavener School is taking the next step to ensure positive career outcomes for students. The Business Career Services office expanded at the start of the fall 2017 semester to offer dedicated programs and services for Heavener students in order

Heavener December 2017 graduates

Preparing students to be career-ready

A cornerstone of the University of Florida Heavener School of Business is preparing students for careers as soon as they commence. Heavener’s combination of academic excellence, networking opportunities, international experiences, academic advisement, as well as career and leadership development programs

The Business Career Services Team poses for a photo in front of the Gator Ubiquity Statue

Transforming career services in the Warrington College of Business

Career and professional development is an integral part of the student experience at any top-ranked business school in the country. Here at the Warrington College of Business, it is no different. To better serve our students, the Graduate Business Career

Joel Houston in class

UF MBA makes significant climb in The Economist’s full-time rankings

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business ascended 22 positions in The Economist’s “Which MBA?” full-time rankings released Thursday. Thanks to its 22-place gain—the largest by any school in this ranking—UF MBA is ranked 58th

National Black MBA Association (NBMBAA) Conference and Exposition

Warrington’s commitment to diversity continues through NBMBAA sponsorship

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Warrington College of Business Administration has been named the official academic sponsor of the 37th Annual National Black MBA Association (NBMBAA) Conference and Exposition. The conference, one of the nation’s largest professional development and job recruitment

Heavener Business Career Expo

Heavener students, major companies make connections at Career Expo

As Heavener Hall’s doors opened, eager students filed in for the opportunity to meet recruiters and speakers from some of the nation’s top companies. They greeted each other with friendly smiles and firm handshakes— the first of many great first

Craig Petrus

Hough Graduate School to host “Stay in the Swamp” Career Fair

The Graduate Business Career Services office (GBCS) at the Hough Graduate School of Business will host the first-ever “Stay in the Swamp” Career Fair from 6 pm to 9 pm on Thursday at Hough Hall (Room 150). The event, co-sponsored