Congratulations, you’re ready to start building your network and thinking strategically about career opportunities. Do you know how to make people love you right off the bat—in a networking or interviewing context?
Great on the Job’s Marjie Terry will guide you through a high-impact, hands on session to whip your personal pitch into shape and give you the tools and strategies you need to make positive first impressions and build meaningful relationships.
Presenter: Marjie Terry, Great on the Job
Take part in a simulation that provides a hands-on opportunity to work with clients with different investment needs. Working in small teams, attendees will have to choose the best types of investments for a specific client. Plan your recommendation and receive immediate feedback from your client.
Take advantage of your newly acquired knowledge and put your decision making skills to work in this fast-paced challenge. Working with your teams, you will now have an opportunity to evaluate a stock and prepare a short, concise stock pitch. Using a number of background articles and past stock history, it is up to you make a "buy" or "sell" decision. Coaches will be available to answer questions throughout your analysis. Each team will have an opportunity to present their pitch and prizes will be awarded.
Learn tips and strategies on preparing for interviews and internships during this panel discussion featuring women in various finance roles. You’ll gain insights on a “day in the life” of an entry-level employee and have your questions answered by role models from several leading companies.
Network and practice your personal pitch with representatives from sponsor companies who are excited to meet you.
Forté College Fast Track to Finance is an elite program for college leaders interested in exploring the full scope of career options, including a career in finance. There is an application process to attend each event and only 100 applicants will be selected.
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