Virtual Speed Networking & Coffee Chats

| March 30, 2021
Submitted by Pamela Lauren for Career and Professional Development
This message does not apply to part-time students.

Important Notice

For the latest information and updates about McMaster's response to COVID-19 (coronavirus) please visit the McMaster COVID-19 site.

Think insurance is boring? Think again. We’re at the forefront of today’s game changers − big data, the sharing economy, cannabis, autonomous vehicles, cyber security, and, yes… even global pandemics!

There’s also tremendous variety in the career paths that are available − Risk Analysis, Business Development, Claims, Underwriting, Actuarial, Sales and Service, Data Analytics, HR, IT, and more…And… we need to cultivate our talent pipeline!

Upcoming events:

Virtual Speed Networking
Join this event for an overview of what the industry has to offer and engagement with representatives from some of the industry’s top employers. This niche style virtual networking event will ensure you broaden your understanding of careers in insurance, get your questions answered, and that you have the chance to meet with each industry Ambassador in attendance.

Virtual Coffee Chats

These are designed for students who would like informational interviews/career chats 1:1 with industry professionals. We will have professionals representing: Broker/Agent, Claims/Investigations, and Underwriting Students, new grads, and alumni will be able to select their top choice and have a 15 minutes allotted for their conversation at a time that works with their schedule. This is a fantastic opportunity to learn more about a particular role, how you can get your start in insurance, and build a meaningful professional connection in the industry.

  • Tuesday, April 6
    • 12:00 − 3:30 p.m. (EDT)
    • 4:00 − 7:00 p.m. (EDT)
    • Register here
  • Wednesday, May 7
    • 12:00 − 3:30 p.m. (EDT)
    • 4:00 − 7:00 p.m. (EDT)
    • Register here
Tags:
explore new possibilities | mba | ug1 | ug2 | ug3 | ug4
Categories:
ALL MBA | Bulletin Posts | UG Level 1 | UG Level 2 | UG Level 3 | UG Level 4

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Comment Policy

We generally welcome discussion on our blog posts. However, we reserve the right to edit or delete comments in certain situations:

  • Comments which include unrelated or suspicious links or messages (spam).
  • Comments which are off topic.
  • Comments which attack or threaten individuals or a group of people.
  • Comments which include profanity or messages that would generally be considered offensive or inappropriate by the McMaster community.

This site is moderated by the DeGroote Marketing and Community Engagement team. If you have any questions please email Jared Lenover.