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Events & Activities

These events and activities are open to all Purdue students, regardless of major, and are intended to help students in their professional growth and development. We encourage students to come and network with each other and with partnering companies to create and foster important professional relationships.

View photos from past events by visiting our Flickr page.

Jack James interviews with WLFI

 

 

 

 

 

 


An interview with former Center for Professional Selling intern, Jack James, with TV station WLFI during the Spring 2013 Sales Competition. Click to see WLFI feature on the Center.

Fall 2014 Calendar

Date Event Description
September 3

All Aboard the Purdue Bus for an All Day
 “Chicago Tour of Companies”     

Tour stops at PepsiCo, TEKsystems,
and Coyote Logistics, and White Lodging’s
Hyatt Place River North, plus a surprise business stop!

All Students Welcome!

Lunch included:  Famous Chicago-style Pizza

 

SUCCESS!
September 8

AT&T Student Workshop
Resume Critique, Elevator Pitch, Mock Interview, PLUS…Video Interviews, and Non-traditional Interviews!

10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Stewart Center #314
Drop in anytime between classes;
All Students are Welcome!

SUCCESS!
September 10

TEKsystems Sales Competition
Info Session on T, 9/2
Awards Banquet on W, 9/10
Next Day Interviews on Tr, 9/11

SUCCESS!
September 16

Networking Night
5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
PMU #118 (Fireplace Room)
Attire: Casual
Light supper provided

All Students are Welcome!

SUCCESS!
September 24

AT&T Sales Competition
Info Session on M, 9/15
Awards Banquet on W, 9/24
Next Day Interviews on Tr, 9/25

SUCCESS!
October 1

C.H. Robinson Selling Workshop
"Selling at 90 MPH"
Come practice sales techniques that Work and improve your sales conversations - with the PROS

10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Stewart Center #314
Drop in anytime between classes;
All Students are Welcome!

SUCCESS!
October 8

Northwestern Mutual "MVP Sales Competition"
Info Session on M, 9/29
Awards Banquet on W, 10/8
Next Day Interviews on Tr, 10/9

SUCCESS!
October 15

PepsiCo Student Appreciation Banquet
5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
PMU #118 Fireplace Room

SUCCESS!
October 21

Coyote Logistics Meet 'n' Greet
10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Stewart Center #314
Drop in anytime between classes

SUCCESS!
October 22

A.J. Gallagher Sales Competition
Awards Banquet on W, 10/22
Next Day Interviews on Tr, 10/23

SUCCESS!
October 29

Victaulic Sales Challenge
Info Session on M, 10/20
Awards Banquet on W, 10/29
Next Day Interviews on Tr, 10/30

SUCCESS!
Novermber 5

Fitzmark Sales Competition
Info Session on M, 10/27
Awards Banquet on W, 10/5
Next Day Interviews on Tr, 10/6

SUCCESS!
November 12

Hormel Sales Competition
Info Session on M, 11/3
Awards Banquet on W, 10/12
Next Day Interviews on Tr, 10/13

SUCCESS!