Networking & LinkedIn

As a Rice Business student, you have access to thousands of alumni who work in different industries across the globe. Tapping into this network – through online platforms or coffee chats – is critical to your career success.

Although networking often does result in job opportunities, the point is not to simply use others to find jobs. It is a lifelong process of expanding your sphere of influence, helping others, and receiving help in return. The resources found on this page will guide you through the full cycle of networking, from creating the perfect pitch to ramping up your online profiles.

Recruiting for Amazon during Forte

Even before coming to the business school, we start thinking about recruitment and how would we want to go about it. In fact while applying to business schools, we look at the recruitment numbers, industries and salaries. I can’t stress …

By Neha Jain
Neha Jain
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6 Things To Do for Information Sessions On Campus

Recruiting is hybrid this year, and while many employers are opting for virtual sessions, we are also excited to welcome employers back on campus who are hosting information sessions in person. It’s been awhile, so we wanted to share some …

By Jessica Campbell
Jessica Campbell Director, Corporate and Employer Relations
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Considering Earning An MBA? 5 Tips to Help You Prepare

Michele ReynoldsStaff
CORe Earning Your MBA

If you’re considering earning your MBA, you may be furiously researching and visiting schools, studying for the GMAT, or starting your applications. What you might not have considered is how to get ready once …

By Philip Heavilin II
Philip Heavilin II Executive Director
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Should you go to the NBMBAA Conference?

While the National Black MBA Associate (NBMBAA) does offer a FAQs page, the answers provide little insight on whether you should actually attend the Career Fair that typically takes place the last week in September every year. So, here is …

By Relish Careers
Relish Careers
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How to Create a Powerful LinkedIn Profile

LinkedIn has more 55 million registered companies, and some 86 percent of recruiters use LinkedIn to help them find qualified candidates. This means if you’re looking to grow your career, using the networking platform is a necessity. And if you’re …

By Stacey Perry - Vault
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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