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Coggin Star Certificate Accelerator. Fast track your career success. Wednesday, September 19

Coggin S.T.A.R. Accelerator

The Coggin S.T.A.R. Accelerator event puts Coggin College of Business students on the fast track to completing the S.T.A.R. Professional Development Certification program. Students can complete four of the five certificate requirements at this experience. Designed to prepare students for Coggin Career Week and gain status with employers, this one-day event features résumé and interviewing workshops, on-site résumé critiques, and opportunities to register for upcoming employer mock interviews.


Fall 2018 Accelerator Schedule
Time Students Employers
9:30am - 9:50am Student Check‐In and Opening Remarks

(Coggin Lobby)

10:00am ‐ 10:50am Fidelity Investments‐ Keynote Panel Discussion

Job Search and Interviewing Advice from the Experts.

(Stein Auditorium, 1020)


Attendees will earn credit for completing S.T.A.R. 2: Interviewing Skills

Employer Check‐In

(Coggin Lobby)

11:00am ‐ 11:50am Breakout Sessions (choose one)


S.T.A.R. 1: Résumé Writing Workshop

Presented by Melinda Santos

(Stein Auditorium, 1020)



How to Secure an Academic Internship

Presented by Dee Dee Wyckoff

(Room 1105)

Employer Luncheon and Résumé Critique Orientation

(Room 1111)

Noon - 1:30 pm Kilwins Ice Cream Social, Raffle Prizes, & Mock Interview Registration

(Coggin Lobby and Pavilion)

Enjoy FREE Ice Cream and enter to win raffle prizes. Registration for S.T.A.R. 5 Mock Interviews will also begin. Be the first to sign‐up for mock interviews conducted by local recruiters during pre‐scheduled dates throughout the term.

Noon - 1:30 pm Walk‐In Résumé Critiques with Employers

(Rooms 1111&1113)

Get your résumé critiqued on the spot by an industry professional.

Conduct Résumé Critiques

(Rooms 1111 & 1113)