Hot Jobs

Hot Jobs for students! Pay attention students! Listed below are five jobs that DO NOT require U.S. work authorization. If you are interested in applying for these jobs you MUST check HireSmith.   Company: Northrop Grumman Job: Financial Strategy and Corporate Development Analyst Who Can Apply: Full-time MBA, MS – Accounting, MS – Finance, MS…

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MS Industry News

Accounting Breakout Quarter for Venmo Powers PayPal Beat “While it is still early, our [Venmo] monetization efforts appear to be reaching a tipping point,” PayPal CEO Dan Schulman says. (CFO) http://ww2.cfo.com/financial-performance/2018/10/breakout-quarter-for-venmo-powers-paypal-beat/   Finance Banks Unveil Network to Digitize Trade Finance The new “Trade Information Network” aims to close the $1.5 trillion gap in trade financing…

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Volunteer Opportunities

Sustainable Climate Environment Advocate Protect our environment and the special world in which we live. Citizens’ Climate Lobby (CCL) wants you! As a volunteer, you’ll be a member of the fastest growing and most effective climate advocacy group. You will work with concerned Maryland citizens to slow the effects of climate change. Together we can…

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MS Upcoming Events

MS Alumni Mock Interviews All MS Students When: Friday, Oct 26th, 2018, 9:00 PM – 4:00 PM EDT Where: VMH 2570 Dress Attire: Business Professional Introduction: Alumni/ faculty and staff will conduct Virtual interviews and provide you with real-time feedback on your Behavioral Interviewing skills.  This is a great networking opportunity to practice telling your…

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UMD Fall Suit-Up Event with JCPenney

When: Sunday Oct 21st, 2018, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT Where: JCPenney – 3500 East West Highway – Hyattsville, MD Dress Attire: Casual Want to look sharp for all your Smith events and interviews? UMD has partnered with JCPenney to provide heavily discounted career clothing to UMD-affiliates. That includes a huge range of attire…

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MS Industry News

Marketing Analytics This article highlights how predictive analytics serves as the basis for data-driven marketing. It highlights how six different analytic applications and how companies are implementing it in their marketing strategy. The article showcases how marketing mix modeling, customer profiles, customer acquisition, customer retention, web optimization, upselling and cross-selling techniques serve as useful and necessary…

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MS Upcoming Events

Virtual Career Fair  All MS Students When: Thursday, Oct 18th, 2018, 8:00 PM – 11:30 PM EDT Where: Online Dress Attire: Business Professional Introduction: Be prepared to meet recruiters and make a winning impression on employers in the virtual career fair! Be aware that this virtual career fair will ONLY provide positions located in China…

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MS Industry News

Accounting Ex-Salix CFO Fined $1M for Misstating Inventory The SEC says Adam Derbyshire failed to disclose high wholesaler inventory levels of Salix’s drugs resulting from its practice of overselling demand. (CFO) http://ww2.cfo.com/regulation/2018/10/ex-salix-cfo-fined-1m-for-misstating-inventory/   Finance Metric of the Month: Cycle Time to Prepare the Financial Forecast Getting accurate information in a timely fashion is the difference…

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MS Volunteer Opportunities

Administrative Support Volunteer The Pulmonary Hypertension Association is the world’s leading pulmonary hypertension (PH) organization. At the heart of the PH community, PHA’s work saves lives, fuels personal passions and empowers people living with PH to confidently face challenges that confront them. Volunteers help to advance the vision of a world free of PH, empowered…

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MS Upcoming Events

Virtual Career Fair Prep Workshop All MS Students When: Friday,Oct 12th,2018, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM EDT Where: VMH1528 Dress Attire: Business Casual Introduction: This prep session will guide you on how to make a winning impression on employers in a virtual environment!  You will become familiar with the Virtual Career Fair platform, gain expertise in…

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