Category Archives: Career Center

Walton Students Learn Social, Dining Etiquette

Each fall and spring semester, the George W. Edwards, Jr. Career Center and the Center for Retailing Excellence at Walton College host a professional development training event focused on social and dining etiquette.

This fall’s event, held Oct. 29, featured a professional image consultant training students on the fine art of social etiquette in a networking setting and American dining style within a formal setting. After the training, students enjoyed a three-course dinner and the company of local employers and fellow students.

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Career Bell Recognizes Student Success

2014-10-10 (34)Sam M. Walton College of Business students who get a job through the George W. Edwards, Jr. Career Center can now really make some noise about it – by ringing the center’s new career bell.  “When students get their jobs through the career center they come and ring the bell,” said Vikas Anand, an associate professor in the Department of Management and the career center’s interim director. “It’s a fun way to celebrate a momentous achievement in life and will make for a noisy career center as we serve 4,000 students every year. But we’re looking forward to a loud year.” Continue reading Career Bell Recognizes Student Success