Archive | March, 2013

Want to travel to China!?

27 Mar

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOpportunity to travel to China for four weeks this summer and earn credits at very little cost!

From May 25 till around June 2, students will take 2 courses, one on Chinese language and one on Chinese culture and earn 6 credits. 

Tuition and housing is paid for.  Students only need to pay for transportation.  Application is due April 15 so please contact us at [email protected] ASAP if you are interested.

Networking Event!

27 Mar
IPFW / Young Leaders of Northeast Indiana Hot Spot Networking Event
April 18, 2013
Parkview Field Suite – Fort Wayne Tin Caps
Networking 101 Workshop for IPFW Students: 5:00 – 5:30pm
Hot Spot Networking with Business Leaders: 5:30 – 6:00pm
Presentation from Dr. Wendy Robinson, Superintendent of FWCS / Graduation of Leadership Institute Participants: 6:00 – 7:00pm
Networking with Business Leaders 7:00 – 7:30pm
FREE for IPFW Students!
80% of jobs vacancies are not posted online.  We know we are supposed to network, but what does that exactly mean?  Learn how to avoid the business card collecting style of networking.  You will learn how to develop  “elevator pitches” in the workshop and have an opportunity to network with Young Professionals from Northeast Indiana at this event plus have the opportunity to hear Wendy Robinson speak on the topic of leadership!
IPFW students will also learn more about the YLNI Leadership Institute and how to build an authentic network that will benefit them over the course of their career.
Appetizers provided.
Transportation Needed? Vans will leave IPFW Housing / Cole Commons at 4:30pm. Space is limited so register early! If you are driving on your own, we will meet at the Parkview Field Suite Level Lounge.
Click HERE to register! Deadline to register is April 15th
* Sponsored By: IPFW Alumni Relations & Career Services
Questions? Contact Career Services at 260-481-0689

Jobs are looking for you!

22 Mar

New York Life & WestPoint Financial Group

Employer Information Session
New York Life: Thursday, March 28th 10:00 – 12:00 PM  NF 101
[Recruiting for a Financial Services Professional / $40,000/year]
WestPoint Financial Group, Thursday March 28th 5:00 -7:00 PM LA35A
[Recruiting for a Financial Advisor Internship, Financial Planner & Marketing Internship]
This information session is a great way to:
  • Learn more about an employer in which you have an interest.
  • Build your network of professional contacts.
  • Ask about summer internship or full-time positions.
Here are some tips to make the most of information sessions:
  • “Business casual” dress is appropriate – Avoid wearing jeans, T-shirts or shorts.
  • Be prepared to ask one or two questions. This may make you stand out.
  • Be sure to bring along several copies of your resume to leave with recruiters.
  • After the formal presentation, be sure to mingle and network.
  • Light refreshments and food are usually served

Manager Trainee position

20 Mar

menards-logoLooking for a Great Opportunity!? Menards is seeking applications for their Manager Trainee program. The Manager Trainee program is a structured and defined curriculum. The program is an entry-level management program preparing you to catapult a career in retail management with Menards. You will become accustomed to basic store procedures, policies, and terminology. You will participate in a comprehensive three-month OJT program at one of our store locations. You will rotate through five departments gaining knowledge and exposure as you build your own management techniques. Upon completion of these five areas, combined with a willingness to relocate, you can move on and take your first step into management. You gain management experience while continuing to develop your merchandising, communication, and organizational skills. Strong performance and a dedication to succeed will lead to even more promotions and responsibility. Manager Trainees really do move up at their own pace and relocation can play a key role in very fast advancement.

You will need to have a Bachelor’s Degree in a business related field. Transcripts (or proof of degree) will need to be supplied upon hire. Manager Trainees will also sign a relocation agreement to relocate after successful completion of the program.

For more information please Click Here.

Internship for Galecki Financial Management

4 Mar

Galecki Financial Management is looking for an intern to assist in the daily administrative duties. This intern would have the opportunity to learn more about financial planning and asset management while learning essential business skills, which includes:

  • Prospecting/Marketing/Business Development
  • Setting Appointments/Assisting with client meetings
  • Client Needs Analysis
  • Case Design/Recommendations/Monitoring Financial Strategies
  • Expanding Your Personal/Professional Network

The ideal intern candidate would be interested in a career in Financial Planning and be majoring in Business, Finance or Accounting.

Galecki Financial Management serves the communities of northeast/northern Indiana including; Fort Wayne, Warsaw, Kendallville, LaGrange, Ligonier, Huntington, North Manchester, Wabash, Decatur, Bluffton, Berne, Columbia City, Auburn, Angola and Marion.

To Apply – go to

Job and Interning Opportunitiess

1 Mar

Work for WestPoint Financial!

To get the word out on our new location we are doing an open house next week on Wednesday, March 6th from 4:00 – 7:00PM. We have some opportunities for students that are graduating as well as internships coming up that might be a good fit. There will be food and drinks and were just looking to spread the word to people in the community about our new location. Mayor Tom Henry will be attending as well. Let me know if you plan on attending and if you plan on bringing any students. Listed below is a description of our financial advisor position details for your review.noname

Current Positions available:

1. Financial Advisor

2. Financial Advisor Internship

3. Marketing and Recruiting Internship


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