Looking for your first job is like a dance, what’s your move? A chest pop? The baby freeze? A little tango? A line dance or freestyle? It’s time to step out and test your moves. This is a unique opportunity to meet with a variety of design professionals including designers in studios, agencies, in-house design teams and designers running their own business. It’s a chance to network and pick-up tips on your portfolio including strategies to better present yourself.
SAVE THE DATE: March 23, 2019
LOCATION: MRM // McCann
360 W Maple Rd, Birmingham, MI 48009
10:00 TO 10:55
A meet and greet. Students can mingle and prepare for the day’s events.
A light breakfast and refreshments will be available.
Introduction to the day’s program and a discussion about AIGA and upcoming events.
11:15 TO 11:50
A presentation by Dan Powers and Lizzy Malcolm
12:00 - 12:25 | 12:30 TO 12:55
Working lunch breakout sessions: Students select one each at registration for a total of two breakout sessions.
PORTFOLIO IN A DIGITAL AGE, HOW TO CREATING YOUR PORTFOLIO NARRATIVE
INTERVIEWING TECHNIQUES AND NEGOTIATING FOR THE RIGHT POSITION
JOB SEARCHES: FINDING YOUR FOCAL POINT
RESUME BUILDING: MANAGING YOUR PERSONA
1:00 TO 4:00
Students participate in 20 minute portfolio review sessions.
Sign-up list are available at registration.
We look forward to meeting you! If you have any questions, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
$25 AIGA Student Members | $30 at door
$40 Non-AIGA Student Members | $50 at door
Join AIGA Detroit today and save on admission for one of our biggest events of the year!
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!
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MRM // McCann