Career Services & Professional Development Center

 

Announcements

Fall 2021 Career Support and Professional Development Workshops!

The CSPD Center is offering small group workshops for students to create virtual access to career readiness information. To reserve your spot in the workshop, please click RSVP as space is limited. And to ensure you experience a quality and meaningful workshop and due to high demand, reservations submitted with less than 24 hours prior to the workshop start time risk not being accepted.

Once you have completed the RSVP form, you will receive an email the day before or the morning of the workshop that will include your unique Zoom link and password. If you do not receive an email, please contact Michele Haggar, mehaggar@sfsu.edu.

 

Workshop Subject Date Time
Welcome Back, so lets talk "Time Management Tips" Wednesday, September 8 1:00 p.m.-2:15 p.m.
What does a career look like with my major? Thursday, September 23 2:00 p.m.- 3:15 p.m.
Job and Internship Searching: What you Need to know Tuesday, October 5 11:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Resumes that land you Interviews! Wednesday, October 13 4:00 p.m.-5:15 p.m.
Jazzing your LinkedIn Profile Thursday, October 28 1:00 p.m.- 2:15 p.m.
Strategies to Have a Knockout Job Interview! Tuesday, November 2 3:00 p.m.-4:15 p.m.
Resumes that land you Interviews! Wednesday, November 17 11:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Jazzing your LinkedIn Profile Thursday, December 2 2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.
I’m Considering Graduate School, what should I know? Tuesday, December 7 4:00 p.m.-5:15 p.m.

 

Fall 2021 Virtual Career Advising Hours & Availability

We are here to help with your Career Support needs! Our Fall 2021 Virtual AND in-person Advising Hours will run starting August 23, 2021 through December 18, 2021. To schedule an appointment during the days and times listed below with the Lam Family College of Business Career Advisor, please login to your SF State Handshake platform and follow the steps listed in our Step-by-Step Guide to Booking Career Advising appointments. If you need to book an appointment outside of these hours, please reach out to our office by emailing cobcareer@sfsu.edu.

*All appointments will be conducted through zoom and once appointments are approved a calendar invitation will be sent that includes zoom link and password information.

  • Tuesday: 10:00 a.m.—5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: 10:00 a.m.—3:30 p.m.
  • Thursdays: 10:00 a.m.—5:00 p.m.
  • Fridays: Contact Michele Haggar, mehaggar@sfsu.edu

If you need an appointment outside of these designated hours, contact Michele Haggar, Director of Career Services and Professional Development at mehaggar@sfsu.edu and she will connect with you to provide you with the assistance that you need when you need it!

We look forward to continuing to serve you!

Virtual MICs

The Lam Family College of Business Career Services and Professional Development Center is excited to host Virtual MICs (Major and Industry Chats) designed to connect students to employers. For more information please visit the Virtual MICs page.

FinTech Fellows Program

A new financial system is being built on the Internet and many of the companies leading the way are located in San Francisco. The FinTech industry is at an early stage of development and needs professionals who understand FinTech in order to help accelerate and expand adoption of these innovations. For more information please visit the Fintech Fellows Program page.

Commercial Real Estate Fellows Program

Our one-year program prepares you to be job-ready in the commercial real estate market. Take advantage of this great opportunity to explore a rapidly changing industry. There is no cost to become a fellow. The next Fellows program will run between September 2021 through May 2022. To learn more, please visit the CRE Fellows Program for more information about applying to the program! Recruitment begins mid-June 2021!

Business Student Organizations

The Lam Family College of Business recognizes the critcal role student organizations play in preparing students for the World of Work. Membership with organizatins can open doors and create access to internships, jobs, networking opportunities, and the development of critical soft skills needed in every industry and job. We strongly encourage you to join an organization today! Please take a moment to view our student organizations. If you have any questions, please reach out to us. 

Online Career Resources

In addition to career advising appointments, please take a look at our online career resources available to you with just one click! If you have questions about information in this section, reach out to us any time!

Spotlight on Career Success

The value of an SF State education when combined with strong engagement in Lam Family College of Business programs and offerings has helped these alumni in their career paths. We proudly share their career success stories.

For Employers

Partner with us and Post your Professional Opportunity

Partnering with the Lam Family College of Business gives you access to some of the best and brightest talent, so we look forward to helping you successfully fill your available positions and internships. We work with you to ensure success, and our students count on us to facilitate their success.

Posting Paid Opportunities If you are posting a paid role, we invite you to review SF State's Policy and Guidelines regarding professional recruiting announcements and activities.

Posting Unpaid Opportunities While the university and the CSPD Center strongly feels it is critical to compensate students for internships, IF you are posting an unpaid professional opportunity, we invite you to read the National Association of Colleges and Employer's (NACE) Position Statement on U.S. Internships. This position statement is an accurate source you can use to help determine if your opportunity is appropriate for posting with us.

Jobs and Internships Request Form After reading our guidelines and policies, we invite you to complete the Jobs and Internship Announcement Form. We will review your request and get back to you within 24 – 48 hours. If you do not hear from us within this time frame, contact Michele Haggar, Director of Career Services and Professional Development for the Lam Family College of Business by sending an email to mehaggar@sfsu.edu.

Finally, If you feel your job is not within the scope of programs and majors offered within the Lam Family College of Business, we encourage you to post your announcement using San Francisco State University's Handshake platform.

Of Related Interest

The San Francisco State University President’s Leadership Fellows Program provides students with tools and resources to assist them in their preparation and transition to job-readiness.


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