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2017 MBA Springboard Week - May 21-26

5-22-17 - SPRINGBOARD WEEK SCHEDULE, MAY 2017
Sunday, May 21 (208 McCool) Dress: Business Casual
1:30pm: GA Training Session (short break afterwards)
3:00pm: Setting Expectations, Etiquette Session
5:00pm: Welcome reception

Monday, May 22 (McCool Atrium) Dress: Casual (no skirts or clothes that bind; closed toe shoes, no heels, jeans and athletic shoes welcome)
8:00am: Report to McCool Atrium for casual pictures—walk to Butler Guest House
8:30am: Teambuilding exercises
Lunch: Welcome by dean, faculty director
1:30pm: Team Contracts
2:30pm: Break
2:45pm: Conflict Management
4:30pm: Alumni Panel
6:00pm: Networking Session

Tuesday, May 23 (208 McCool) Dress: Business Casual
8:30am: Personal Branding
10:45am: Resume Workshop, part 1
Lunch
1:15pm: Resume Workshop, part 2 (218 McCool)
3:30pm: Break
3:45pm-6:30pm: Job Search Strategies (follow up session to be held in September)

Wednesday, May 24 (208 McCool) Dress: Business Casual
8:30am-9:00pm: Speaker’s Edge Training
11:45am: Lunch
Pizza provided for dinner

Thursday, May 25 (report to McCool Atrium) Dress: Business Professional
7:30am arrival for professional pictures, group pictures
8:00am: Competition (boxed lunch provided); Holding Room: 218 McCool
6:00pm: Awards Dinner

Friday, May 26 (200 McCool Hall) Dress: Casual (shorts and t-shirts welcome)
AM: Academic advising appointments
2:00 pm: Optional tour of campus; student ID’s made

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