The Center for Career Services plans events to enhance curriculum and provide opportunities for students to grow beyond the classroom experience. We work cooperatively with faculty, staff, and students from all departments in developing schedules and presenting appropriate programs, recruiters and topics for the "Food for Thought" Training series.
We welcome your suggestions and insights for future programing and special speakers.
FRIDAY CAREER TRAINING SESSIONS - Open to all Students!
Fall 2013 /Spring 2014 - Plan ahead to join us on Fridays for these 45 minute "FOOD FOR THOUGHT" lunchtime presentations! Get on track with your career plans. Come ask questions, network, and enjoy!
Bring your lunch! We'll bring the treats!
Handouts provided at "Food for Thought" sessions are available here.
NEXT STEP CAREER PRESENTATION AND PORTFOLIO REVIEW
Saturday, October 26, 2013 - Bobby Chiu and Kei Adedera from Imaginism Studios
1:00 - Refreshments and Lottery Entry for Portfolio Review by Bobby and Kei
1:30 - Bobby presents: "My Keys to Success as an Independent Artist" - Q&A
3:00 - Portfolio Reviews
Bring portfolios for one to one reviews with a variety of professionals and representatives from:.
Alfstad& Productions (Alfstad& is exploring new ways to produce art, collaborate with artists and promote multidimensional art exhibitions)
Lucid Global (Mastering the creative art of visual immersion)
madeby Gallery (shows and sells an eclectic assortment of one-of-a-kind and limited edition works by Ringling College of Art + Design student and alumni. )
Rooks Advertising (Rooks Advertising is a full service advertising agency specializing in Video production, Audio Voiceovers and soundtracks, Modern Website development and SEO, Graphic Design for Print and Large Format, Direct Mail Marketing, Internet Marketing, and more)
Ringling Alumni Mentors and Faculty formerly from Walt Disney Feature Animation, EA Games, Insomniac Games, David & Goliath, an art teacher from Sarasota County Schools and freelance artists.
Questions? - Need assistance? - Please stop by the Center for Career Services - or call 941-359-7502 / email firstname.lastname@example.org
BEHANCE - Wednesday, September 25th, 2013
in the ACADEMIC AUDITORIUM
from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Jenn Godbout from Behance will answer questions, such as:
• What does having a Behance account do for me?
• How will recruiters find me on Behance?
• Can I see which recruiters (or others) have been looking at my work?
• What is Behance doing to help promote my work?
Bring your Mac Notebook and follow along and optimize your account.
Add Ringling College to your LinkedIn profile! LinkedIn takes your professional network online, giving you access to people, jobs and opportunities like never before.
Built upon trusted connections and relationships, LinkedIn has established the world’s largest and most powerful professional network. Currently, more than 120 million professionals are on LinkedIn, including executives from all five hundred of the Fortune 500 companies, as well as a wide range of household names in technology, financial services, media, consumer packaged goods, entertainment, and numerous other industries. The company is publicly held and has a diversified business model with revenues coming from user subscriptions, advertising sales and hiring solutions.
Use Linkedin wisely! Do not send a general request for a connection. Write to people you have met or have a reason to write to and state the reason for requesting the connection clearly and with the utmost respect for their time and status.
Art Basel Miami Beach is the most important art show in the United States, a cultural and social highlight for the Americas.
Clyde Butcher - Check dates for Open Studio tours and booksigning
Sarasota Calendars / Events of Interest:
Sarasota Young Professionals http://www.sarasotaypg.com/ (YPG) is a meaningful networking organization of dedicated, talented young professionals ranging in age from 21-40 in Sarasota County.
Arts and Cultural Alliance of Sarasota County: Center for Arts and Humanity - www.SarasotaArts.org
sARTq: http://sartq.com/ Sarasota's Answer to Contemporary Art
Arts Sarasota: http://artssarasota.com/
Marietta Museum of Art & Whimsy www.whimsymuseum.org
Ringling Museum: http://www.ringling.org/Plan2.aspx?id=10488
The Hermitage and the Greenfield Prize: http://hermitageartistretreat.org/
"NEXT STEP CAREER CONFERENCE" - Design award for Next Step Career Conference branding
Business Coaching - local
SCC provides 1-to-1 personalized business development coaching services, including access to micro-loans of $15,000 or less to qualified borrowers through our lending partner Manatee Community Federal Credit Union (MCFCU), in Manatee and Sarasota Counties. http://www.suncoastcc.com/coaching.html