Accounting Meet the Firms EventWednesday, September 6th, 2023 from 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Janet Ayers Academic Center 4th Floor
This is an annual event held during the fall semester. This networking event allows Massey Accounting and Finance majors to connect with employers looking to hire for full-time and internship positions in the Accounting and Finance industry.
Sponsored by Beta Alpha Psi
Check out the information below for general information and helpful networking tips.
Massey Accounting & Finance Students
Connect with Nashville Area Firms at this networking event that will be sharing information about their organization. This is a great opportunity to learn more about internships, and job opportunities.
Students, submit your resume to email@example.com to be included in the 2023 – 2024 Accounting Resume Book that will be given to attending firms.
Resume submission deadline: Friday, August 25th
2023 Nashville Firm Directory
Networking Tips + Conversation Starters
TIP #1: Relax, Have Fun, & Connect
Focus on making a connection. See conversation starters below:
- What do you do? Where are you from?
- How did you come to be in your line of work?
- What has surprised you the most about your job?
- What was your favorite thing about Massey? Favorite Class?
- How does your current position relate to your college major?
- Any tips for someone just getting started in their career?
- What advice do you have for someone who wants to work in your industry?
TIP #2: Make Connections Outside Your Concentration
Don’t just connect with individuals with your same degree concentration. Connections from all career fields and backgrounds can provide helpful advice and may be willing to make introduction for you in your industry.
TIP #3: Follow Up
When you have an awesome conversation with someone, ask how you can continue the conversation. Follow up or ask if they’re willing to connect on Linked-In.
What to Expect - Students
- Visit as many of the firms as your schedule allows – this is your opportunity to learn about their firms and find your fit.
We look forward to seeing you at the Accounting Meet the Firms Fair 2023 on
Wednesday, September 6th from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
If you have additional questions, you can contact the Massey Career Development Center by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling: (615)-460-6947.