Academic and Career Advising

Professional Development Day

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Doing Business Wright. Professional Development Day

Presented by Wright-Patt Credit Union—the Official Financial Institution for the Wright State Community

Monday, November 5, 2018
1 to 3 p.m.
Rike Hall Lobby

  • Network with leading national companies that are headquartered in the region.
  • Receive a free professional headshot.
  • Attend career-focused workshops on your personal brand and financial literacy.
  • Network with our college clubs and organizations.
  • Earn Passport Points for speaking with employers and attending workshops.
  • Enter to win prizes! Pre-register to receive additional entry into the raffles.


Event Timeline

  • 1–3 p.m.—Employer Networking in the Lobby
    • Headshot Station will be open during the duration of the event

Companies attending the event: 

  • Reynolds and Reynolds
  • LexisNexis
  • CareSource
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • WPCU
  • Brooksource
  • ACCO Brands
  • Speedway
  • Sherwin Williams
  • Assurant
  • Enterprise
  • ReyRey Café 


The 2016 event was November 14, 2016 from 1 to 6 p.m. in Rike Hall.


Workshops topics included:

  • LinkedIn: Learn how to utilize and expand your network
  • Personal Branding: Learn how to market yourself to employers
  • Financial Success: Topics on salary, retirement and more

Participating Organizations

  • Brooksource
  • Caresource
  • Cradle North America
  • DP&L
  • Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Kroger
  • LexisNexis
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • Reynolds & Reynolds
  • Small Business Development Center
  • Sherwin Williams
  • Speedway
  • Wright Patt Credit Union


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