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The Lockheed Martin Career Development CenterThe Lockheed Martin Career Development Center

The University of Texas at Arlington Division of Student Affairs

Career Development Institute

Are you curious as to how to effectively negotiate your salary for your first career or professional position? Do you need strategies on how to effectively brand and network yourself? If you have answered yes to any of these questions, then our  annual Career Development Institute (CDI) is for you!

We will have subject-matter experts during this half-day conference cover everything from financial planning to navigating the job market. This will be an opportunity to learn, network, and prepare yourself for the first year of your post-UTA world.

The Career Development Institute will be held in the University Center Upper Level from 8:00am-12:30pm on Saturday, April 21st, 2018.
Tickets are only $10.

Introducing this year's keynote speaker, Jay Veal.

Jay Veal Keynote Speaker

Jay Veal is the CEO of INC Tutoring, the #1 African-American owned private, prescriptive and holistic tutoring company in DFW serving students nationally and dedicated to demystifying STEM subjects for students of all ages. He is an alumni of UT Arlington as well. In addition, he is a 2017 Dallas Business Journal Top 40 Under 40 and name one of Dallas’ Most Inspiring Entrepreneurs of DFW by Voyage Magazine. DFW was missing the element in private tutoring that minority students could be successful with. His organization was the solution to this problem and now hundreds of minority students are moving from failing to earning A’s and B’s, building confidence and performing when they believed they couldn’t beforeThey have been featured in 38 media outlets including the esteemed Black Enterprise, Southern Dallas Magazine, Exceptional People Magazine, Millennials To Watch, Voyage Dallas, 40 Magazine, National Urban League and more.