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Finals Week Edition - May 3, 2013


You will soon be Alumni!  The University of Illinois Alumni Association asked BCS to let you know:

The University of Illinois Alumni Association welcomes you to the ranks of alumni from all three campuses. To connect with our large alumni network and stay connected to your fellow graduates, you are invited to join the UI Alumni Network, .

If you are in or are planning a job search, the UIAA Alumni Career Center can help.

* The Virtual Career Center is an online resource to help you succeed in all areas of career management.  After you register with the site, you can explore the many topics it covers including job search strategy, resumes, interviewing and networking. 

*The Alumni Career Center regularly hosts a series of professional development Webinars throughout the year available at no fee to alumni. (Events are listed in the Virtual Career Center calendar)

* The Hire UI Alumni job board presents job opportunities and is available to all alumni. (Linked from the Virtual Career Center)

* All alumni are welcome to use computers at our drop-in library at 200 S Wacker Drive in Chicago.

Through the support of UIAA Life member gifts we are able to provide these tools free or below market costs.

For further assistance or if you have specific questions please contact Julie L Bartimus, VP, UIAA Alumni Career Center,, 312-575-7830

New Positions on the I-Link Job Board

Employers are seeking College of Business students for intern and full-time positions.  Login to I-Link where you'll find all positions posted on the the Job Board ("Illini NACElink Network Jobs").  Check I-Link daily, and complete the application process immediately as recruiters need to fill positions quickly.

Here's a sampling of positions recently posted on I-Link.  Use the Advanced Search to find positions matched to your career goals.

Full-Time Positions:
Product Manager, Cazoodle, Inc.
Sales Manager, Comboapp
Quantitative Analyst, D.E. Shaw Research, LLC
Assistant to VP of Marketing, Flinja
Email Marketer and Social Media Marketing - Flinja
Project Manager - Flinja
Sales & Business Development - Flinja
Sales Consultant - Guaranteed Rate, Inc.
Staff Accountant - Hoekstra Transportation
Staff Accountant - Kemper CPA Group
Entry Level Staff Accountant - Lasalle Group (Third Party Recruiter)
Healthcare Recruiting and Sales Account Management - Medix Staffing Solutions
Financial Analyst - Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation
Equity Research Associate - MKM Partners
Staff Accountant - Northgate Capital
Full-time Financial Representative - Northwestern Mutual Financial Network - Effner
Software Services Consultant - Protiviti
Entry Level Customer Support Specialist - Reynolds & Reynolds
New York Inside Sales Consultant - SinglePlatform
Business Analyst - Vivid Seats Ltd.
Sports Data Analyst - Vivid Seats Ltd.
Ticket Sales Agent - Vivid Seats Ltd.
Staff Accountant - Zebra Technologies


Associate Marketing Manager - CU On Top Consulting
Summer Intern - FPL Associates
Product Marketing & Monetization Intern - Flinja
Busines Analyst Intern - Ingredion
Lead Blogger / Electronics Social Media - Newark
Brand Positioning Marketing Internship -

Use Career Search Resources this Summer

Use all available resources to advance your career development this summer!

Build your professional network by inviting professionals you have met during the year to connect on LinkedIn.

BCS' Career Search Guide provides information on all phases of your career search, as well as a list of on-line resources on the inside back cover.

Looking for a contact who can provide insight on education, professionalism, aspirations and ideas?  Sign up to be matched with a mentor through the  College of Business Alumni Mentors Program.

Create your own Job Shadow to gain information about industries and companies that interest you, and develop new professional contacts.  Need help getting started?  Talk with a BCS Adviser.

Prepare for the Fall 2013 Business Career Fair over the summer!  Employers will register on I-Link starting next week.  Start reviewing participating companies, and create your target list and prepare your 30-second pitch for each company.


1871 is a co-working hub for digital start-ups, located in the Merchandise Mart Building in Chicago.  The University of Illinois is a partner, which provides opportunities for students to engage with the entrepreneurial and digital tech community in Chicago.  1871 arranges events to learn and meet leaders; click here for information on May events.  Consider yourself invited!

Want to stay informed on what's happening at 1871?  Subscribe to 1871's Newsletter

Important Reminders
Have you accepted a full-time or internship offer?

CONGRATULATIONS!  Complete the BCS Placement Survey and return it to . Paper surveys are available at the BCS front desk. Stop by BCS and let us take your picture to include in BCS' Success Shots!

Data for BCS' annual Employment Report come from the survey.  The Employment Report is used by prospective students and their families and college ranking organizations, as well as by companies when benchmarking starting salaries.

Questions about any of this?

Come to BCS in 1033 BIF for assistance!  We have walk-in hours Monday-Friday from 1pm-4pm; no appointment is needed to meet with an adviser.

Wherever you are this summer, BCS Advisers are here to help you!  BCS is open Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm, all summer.  If you are on campus, please come in to see us!  If you are not on campus, call 217-265-0864 to talk with an adviser whenevery you have questions related to your internship or career search.

Want to stay ahead of the game?

Be sure to check the I-Link Business Job Board daily for new position postings, and join BCS on social media!


Business Career Services
Ernst & Young Center for Career Advancement
1033 Business Instructional Facility
515 E. Gregory Drive
Champaign, IL 61820
Main: (217) 333-2840
Students: (217) 265-0864
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