TexasNSBE - 2nd General Body Meeting (2011-2012)

928 views

Published on

Published in: Economy & Finance, Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
928
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
120
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
5
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide
  • 1st Impressions are key. You never get a 2nd chance to make a good first impression.Review questions on busStay mentally focusedMaintain eye contact, but don’t make it uncomfortable.
  • SPLIT BONNIE’s SLIDES APART
  • SPLIT BONNIE’s SLIDES APART
  • SPLIT BONNIE’s SLIDES APART
  • 1st Impressions are key. You never get a 2nd chance to make a good first impression.Review questions on busStay mentally focusedMaintain eye contact, but don’t make it uncomfortable.
  • Review list of companies with which you intend to speakNote the location of companies of interestPrint out company list and Frank E. Center floorplanPlan your route, then route your planDevelop a leading question and otherPrepare appropriate attireBusiness casual, business professional
  • Review questions on busStay mentally focused
  • 1st Impressions are key. You never get a 2nd chance to make a good first impression.Review questions on busStay mentally focusedMaintain eye contact, but don’t make it uncomfortable.
  • 1st Impressions are key. You never get a 2nd chance to make a good first impression.Review questions on busStay mentally focusedMaintain eye contact, but don’t make it uncomfortable.
  • TexasNSBE - 2nd General Body Meeting (2011-2012)

    1. 1. NSBE 2nd General Body Meeting<br />Presented by: Jeff Okeke & San’Quan Prioleau<br />National Society of Black Engineers<br />
    2. 2.
    3. 3. Our Mission<br />To increase the number of culturally responsible black engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community.<br />National Society of Black Engineers<br />
    4. 4. National Society of Black Engineers<br />Announcements<br />
    5. 5. Region 5 Fall Regional Conference<br />St. Louis 2011, November 4th – 6th<br />
    6. 6. Fall Regional Conference (FRC) is an annual NSBE event that focuses on providing members with: <br />Networking opportunities<br />Professional development workshops<br />Leadership seminars<br />Awards and scholarships<br />Meet chapters from all over the region!<br />What is that?<br />So much to do!<br />
    7. 7. How can I go?<br />REGISTER!<br />Go to nsbe.org<br />Sign up and pay your dues (if you haven’t yet )<br />Sign in and click register for an event<br />Choose the Region 5 FRC from the list<br />Register as “Collegiate Affiliate Member ”<br />Pay your registration fee<br />
    8. 8. You mean I have to pay?<br />Save money by registering early!<br />Save money by submitting your transcript!<br />
    9. 9. When is it, again?<br />November 4-6th<br />
    10. 10. Come with us to St. Louis!<br />Any questions email: lauryn.mcfarland@gmail.com<br />
    11. 11. Region V Scholarships<br />
    12. 12. Region 5 Scholarships<br /><ul><li>Register on IMPak (www.nsbe.org)
    13. 13. Send transcripts to scholarships@nsbe.org
    14. 14. Apply for Region V Scholarships
    15. 15. Financial Need Base Scholarship
    16. 16. Submission Deadline on IMPak</li></ul>October 16, 2011<br />
    17. 17. Technical Research Exhibition, TRE<br />
    18. 18. Technical Research Exhibition, TRE<br /><ul><li>Showcase your Undergrad or Grad research
    19. 19. Submissions Deadline on IMPak
    20. 20. FRC, October 14, 2011
    21. 21. National Convention, January 13, 2012</li></li></ul><li>Academic Excellence<br />Shadow a Grad Student<br />Network with Grad Students in your area<br />Tour different labs and see all the cool research that is being develop at the Cockrell school!<br />Check mark on the sign in list if interested <br />PNS Study Nights<br />Every Monday 6.00-8.00pm<br />Pi Study Room (ECJ)<br />Free tutors and Free Snacks!!!<br />
    22. 22. Hunger Awareness Day<br />
    23. 23. Hunger Awareness DaySaturday, September 24, 2011 <br /><ul><li>Attire
    24. 24. NSBE affiliated paraphernalia (NSBE t-shirt)
    25. 25. Meet at 8:30 am
    26. 26. Room: TBA
    27. 27. Feed ourselves!!!
    28. 28. Pack lunches
    29. 29. Departure at 9:15 am
    30. 30. Drive out to different locations to pass out lunches to those in need
    31. 31. Hand out flyers to the needy and less fortunate
    32. 32. Meet at 12:00 pm on campus
    33. 33. Recap</li></li></ul><li>Freshman Action Team (FAT) Meeting<br />Next Meeting<br />Monday, 9/26/11<br />at 8:00 pm<br />ECJ 1.306 (Alec Room) <br />
    34. 34. Intramural Football<br />
    35. 35. PNS Volleyball Tournament<br />Enjoy some FREE FOOD, meet the PNS family, and most importantly have some FUN. If you don't want to play, that is okay! Come cheer us on.<br />When: Thursday, September 22nd<br />Where: Anna Hiss Gym Room 135<br />Time: 6 – 8pm <br />Corporate Partner: Procter & Gamble<br />
    36. 36. Tip of The Day<br />National Society of Black Engineers<br />
    37. 37. Pass out Sign-up Sheet<br />
    38. 38. EXPOsingYourself<br />A day at the fair<br />
    39. 39. EXPO Details<br />Day 2: Tomorrow, from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm<br />Location: Frank Erwin Center<br />Attire: Business Casual<br />Transportation: Buses stop under the breezeway on Dean Keaton<br />
    40. 40. Video Demonstration<br />
    41. 41. Opportunity Areas<br />Nervous (dropped resume)<br />Weak handshake<br />Distracted by giveaways<br />Did not demonstrate prior research on company<br />Failed to take business card when offered<br />
    42. 42. The Night Before…<br /><ul><li>Review EXPO website for time and location
    43. 43. Bus locations
    44. 44. Review list of companies with which you intend to speak
    45. 45. Prepare and practice personal introduction
    46. 46. Research
    47. 47. Prepare appropriate attire
    48. 48. Set your alarm!!!</li></li></ul><li>The Morning Of…<br /><ul><li>Brush your teeth
    49. 49. Eat a light breakfast
    50. 50. Gather materials
    51. 51. Factor in uncertainty
    52. 52. Review questions on bus</li></li></ul><li>During the Fair…<br /><ul><li>1st Impressions are Key
    53. 53. Lead with a firm handshake (regardless of sex)
    54. 54. Introduce yourself confidently and walk with a purpose (i.e. “Say it with ya [your] chest”)
    55. 55. Maintain eye contact</li></li></ul><li>During the Fair…<br /><ul><li>Relate your skills and interests to employers’ needs
    56. 56. Obtain business cards
    57. 57. Don’t just go for the giveaways</li></li></ul><li>Follow-up…<br /><ul><li>Send a thank you note to the recruiter
    58. 58. Clarification questions
    59. 59. Keep it brief</li></li></ul><li>Live Demonstration<br />

    ×