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8 Reasons Why You Need To Go To Businessweek

Open to students of all majors, Businessweek is a week-long celebration of all thing business hosted by the Business Student Council. Come enjoy free giveaways (like stickers, t-shirts, and water bottles), and learn how to get involved in The College of Business!

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1. We're Buying You Lunch.

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9/26 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Kickoff BBQ (Sponsored by Microsoft) in Hilliard Plaza

Come meet Business Student council members, Microsoft representatives and The College of Business professional staff, all while enjoying Dickey's BBQ. You'll have the chance to win Microsoft swag as well.

2. Learn A Life Skill In 2 Minutes Or Less.

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9/27 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Workshop Way in Hilliard Plaza

Stop by these two minute workshop booths including Professional Etiquette, First Impression Tips, Networking Help, Job Opportunities, Financial Literacy, etc. to help you prepare for your next interview.

3. Watch A Speaking Competition.

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9/27 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM The Road to TEDx in the Joe Crowley Student Union Theater

Come watch TEDxUniversityofNevada hopefuls speak about their "idea worth spreading."

4. Hear About New Startups Or (Possibly) Get Funding For Yours!

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9/28 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM 1 Million Cups in the Knowledge Center Rotunda

A weekly program in the Reno community that gives entrepreneurs the chance to get advice from business professionals and possible funding from investors is coming to campus! Present your ideas, or watch and enjoy free coffee.

5. Join A Club.

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9/28 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM The College of Business Club Fair in Hilliard Plaza

There's no better way to get involved in The College of Business than by joining a club. Stop by and see what some of our great clubs and organizations have to offer!

6. FREE ICE CREAM!!!

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9/29 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Ice Cream Giveaway (Sponsored by the Peppermill) at the Knowledge Center Lawn

Need we say more? We will be passing out free Coldstone ice cream, courtesy of the Peppermill. Amazon Student will also be tabling and passing out free swag.

7. Gain An Insider's Perspective.

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9/29 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Alumni Speaker - Rachel Murch in the Knowledge Center Wells Fargo Auditorium

Come meet, listen, and be inspired by Rachel Murch, a Nevada alumni currently working at Zappos. Learn about the new advantages and disadvantages from an insider's perspective about working within a holacracy, meaning no managers.

8. Go On A Tour.

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9/30 Time TBA, Grand Sierra Resort Guided Tour, Departing from AB 407

Learn about what it takes to become an executive at one of Nevada's most successful casinos, the Grand Sierra Resort. You will go through a guided tour and have the chance to ask plenty of questions! Business professional is required. Apply here: www.tinyurl.com/hxrgzvu

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