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Attend this workshop to learn how to effectively communicate through email!  Co-sponsored by The Career Center, Writer’s Workshop, and The Program in Professional Writing, this workshop will focus on teaching international students how to use proper format, style, and tone in their emails to colleagues, faculty, and employers. Click here to sign up! For more information, contact Un-Yeong Park at park351@illinois.edu.
  • When: Tuesday, April 22, 3:00 - 4:30 PM
  • Where: Burrill Hall 124 
Back by popular demand, The Career Center is hosting Etiquette Expert Susan Feuille who will teach you how to professionally handle any dining situation over a multi-course dinner.  Learn tips on how to handle introductions, develop small talk skills, dress appropriately for business meetings, and how to make a positive impression at business lunches and restaurant meals. This is excellent training for anyone who hopes to have an interview or network with prospective employers. Registration is required and space is very limited, so sign up now!
  • When: Wednesday, April 30, 6:00 – 8:00
  • Where:  Illini Union Room 314B

yesClient Relations Summer/Fall Internship at Mind Over Media (Pittsburgh, PA): Market research firm Mind Over Media is seeking a summer/fall intern Client Relations Intern to play a key role in sales, marketing and business development. Knowledge of MS Office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint is required. Excel and PowerPoint proficiency tests may be given. Click here for more information.

Upcoming Events/Workshops

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Unilever, producer of world-leading brands including Lipton, Knorr, Dove, Axe, Hellmann’s and Omo, alongside trusted local names such as Blue Band, Pureit and Suave, is holding a virtual info-session to introduce their summer internship program for students from ALL majors. Target students are undergraduate, Master and PhD students who will be graduating in December 2014 or May 2015. Students must have full-time work authorization in China to apply for these internships. Click here for more information on I-Link.
  • When: Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Where: Business Instructional Facility (BIF) 1025

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Indra Kusmanto

Indra Anthony Kusmanto came to UIUC in 2011 and graduated in 2012 with a Master’s degree in Technology Management. This Indonesian Alumnus is now interning at Reyes Holdings, a global food and beverage distribution holding...