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Check back for event updates and cancellations as the Career Services events calendar is constantly changing. For the most current information, please visit www.walshcollege.edu/coronavirus.

Meet & Greets and Company Presentations

ATSO on the Patio – Firm Bash

Thursday, August 26 | 4 - 7 p.m. | Walsh Troy Location

Accounting and Tax students and recent graduates can network with CPA Firms and employers in a casual and fun atmosphere. This will replace individual Meet & Greets/Presentations this year. Casual dress. Come ready to mingle with employers and have fun!


2021 Recruiting TIP Session

Wednesday, September 1 | 4-5:30 p.m. | On-ground at Walsh (also offering Zoom link for students unable to attend)

Invitation: Accounting, taxation and finance students and alumni. Dress is casual! Flip flops preferred!

What’s happening: Panel discussion with Walsh Alumni as they present practical “insider” advice for the fall recruiting season. Learn how to successfully navigate fall recruiting, from those who have done it!  An open and practical question and answer session for students to ask questions in a judgment free zone!

Presented by:  ATSO / Jennifer Sanderson, CPA, MST, Doeren Mayhew / Deborah Mourray, ATSO Student Liaison / Cheryl Carr, Career Services Advisor & Outreach Coordinator


Recruiting Events

UHY Career Fair

Wednesday, August 4 | 4-6 p.m. | UHY - 27725 Stansbury Blvd, Suite 200, Farmington Hills, MI 48334

 Get ahead of the fall recruiting season by meeting UHY recruiters and leadership of the firm one-on-one. This is an exclusive networking opportunity for students. You will learn more about UHY internships and full-time opportunities. You won’t leave empty handed! Each attendee will receive a UHY gift.

 REGISTER BY JULY 30 to Rina Henning at rhenning@uhy-us.com

Meet the Firms – Accounting and Tax Recruiting Event

Tuesday, September 21 | 4-7 p.m. | Walsh Troy Location 

 Meet the Firms is a recruiting event for students/alumni interested in accounting and tax. It is a great opportunity for students/alumni to meet with CPA firms to talk about career and internship opportunities, ask questions, get more information, and network with recruiters.

Fall Career Fair – All Majors

Wednesday, October 27 | 4-7 p.m. | Walsh Troy Location

The Fall Career Fair is a great opportunity for students/alumni to meet with employers to talk about career opportunities within their company, and to ask questions, get more information, and network with employers. The fair is for all majors, and current students and recent graduates should plan to attend.



Workshops

How to Prepare for Meet the Firms

Tuesday, August 17 | 4:30 – 6 p.m.  | Virtual

Presented by Rosa Rebolledo, Business Development Representative for the Midwest at UWorld Roger CPA. 

Here are some of topics covered: 

·         The importance of Meet The Firms and why you should attend

·         What to wear, and how to connect with employers

·         The steps you need to take to feel 100% confident before the event begins

·         How to deliver an outstanding elevator pitch when asked, “Tell me about yourself”

 

JCPenney Suit Up Event

Sunday, September 19 | 5 - 8 p.m. | JCPenney at Oakland Mall, 700 W 14 Mile Rd, Troy, MI 48083

This event offers a great opportunity to build your professional wardrobe at a substantial discount – save up to 60%. If you need “dress for success” clothes and accessories for attending recruiting events, interviewing, or everyday work wear, don’t miss out!

·         Best dressed for success: Check out our newest seasonal items like career dress apparel, fashion jewelry, handbags and luggage.

·         Sephora inside JCPenney: Put your best face forward with interview-ready beauty.

·         Salon: Turn up the style with locks of savings. New clients get 20% off their service with a Designer or Sr. Designer.

·         Portrait studio: Get professional headshots starting at just $29.99. Schedule your session at jcpportraits.com

Prefer to shop online, check out the Suit Up page here. Text WALSH to 67292 to get your coupon.

 

Grant Thornton: Virtual Recruiting 101 Podcast

Available anytime  |  Recorded

Welcome to your crash course in digital recruiting. From acing an online event to prepping your interview space, Grant Thornton recruiters Catie and Raven share quick tips and insights to help you stand out and land the role you want.  Listen Now 

 

Virtual Career Workshops hosted by Oakland County Michigan Works!

Varied Dates and Times  |  Virtual

Oakland County Michigan Works! is hosting a variety of interactive, virtual workshops on topics including: Résumé and Cover Letter Writing, Virtual Interviewing, Utilizing LinkedIn, Changing Careers, and Gig Jobs.  Register to Attend

 

On-Campus Interviews for Selected Applicants

  • Apply to posted OCR positions in WalshCareerLink.com
  • Postings are added as they are received from firms so be sure to check back often
  • Selected applicants will be contacted to schedule an interview
  • Interviews will be held on location during September and October

On-Campus Interview Dates

 

September 23 - Accounting Aid Society - Troy Campus

September 28 - Gordon Advisors, P.C. - Troy Campus

October 6 - Baker Tilly US, LLP – Virtual

Please check back for additional employers/dates.