Meet the FirmsSeptember 8, 2021 from 4:00 - 6:00pm
In Person Event: 4th Floor of Ayers Academic Center
Meet the Firms is held annually during the fall semester and is specifically for Accounting and Finance majors. This networking event allows Massey Accounting and Finance majors to discover and learn more about firms in the Nashville area.
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 who 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 firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, August 27th at Noon for your resume to be included in the 2021 – 2022 Accounting Resume Book that will be given to attending firms.
Resume submission deadline: Friday, August 27th
2021 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.
Meet the Firms 2021
We look forward to seeing you at Meet the Firms 2021 on
Wednesday, September 8th from 4:00-6:00pm.
If you have additional questions, you can contact the Massey Career Development Center by e-mail at email@example.com or by calling: (615)-460-6947.