Events

Fall 2018 GBCM Career Events

The Santa Clara University Graduate Business Programs' Career Management (GBCM) hosts events to boost our students' careers. 

Contact: Graduate Programs Office, (408) 554-5485, or gbpcareers@scu.edu for more information.

Professional Development Seminars

Communicating with Intent: Knowing what to say & how to say it to ensure you have the impact you intend 

Saturday, Sept 29th, 2018; 8:30am - 12pm; Lucas 126 (Forbes Conference Room)

Guest speaker Weston McMillan, Director of Leadership and Effectiveness at Adobe Systems, will share strategies and tips to make your communications more effective, persuasive and efficient. 
 
Objectives: In this three-hour workshop, participants will:
 • Identify their communication style and reflect on how it helps and possibly hinders their success 
 • Learn steps to consistently craft meaningful messages that have impact
 • Practice delivering messages and learn from others as they give / receive feedback 
 
Process: Learning will take place in the form of 
 • Large group lecture
 • Presentation and discussion 
 • Exercises completed as individuals, pairs and small groups 
 
Agenda: 
 • 8:30am - Breakfast
 • 9:00am - Program starts 
 • 12:00pm - Program concludes

Register on Handshake!

Leadership Intelligence
Saturday, October 27, 2018; 8:30am - 12pmLucas 126 (Forbes Conference Room)
 
In this session, you will learn the absolute fundamentals to being a strong and sought after leader, including what you can do now, regardless of your title or role, to develop these in-demand skills. Through a short self-assessment, you will determine your current Leadership Intelligence strengths, as well as areas for opportunity to develop and build on in the future. 
 
Presenter: Kim Zilliox, MBA, MA, CPCC. A tenured speaker on Leadership Development, Kim earned her MA from SCU in 2006. She has lectured, facilitated programs, and coached on the topic of Leadership Development for over 20 years. Through interviewing and coaching over 1000 leaders, she understands what it takes to be a great leader in today’s economic climate.
 
Register on Handshake after September 18, 2018

Career Readiness Workshops and Webinars for Current Students

Webinar: Fall Career Fair Prep 
Monday, September 24, 2018 Register Here!

Webinar: Optimizing LinkedIn 
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 Register Here!


Career Lounge

Have a quick or urgent career question? Have a quick or urgent career question? Drop by the GBCM Career Lounge to speak with a Career Consultant in the B of A Commons on select Wednesdays and Thursdays between 4:30 - 5.45 PM -- no advance appointment necessary.

For Fall 2018, drop by on the following dates:

Wednesday, 3rd October  & Thursday, 4th October
Wednesday, 10th October & Thursday, 11th October
Wednesday, 17th October & Thursday, 18th October
Wednesday, 24th October & Thursday, 25th October