Meet the Firm and Meet the Firm Lite
Meet the Firm is a special opportunity for accounting and finance students to enhance their professional skills and meet employers; this event is held each fall.
Meet the Firm Lite is an opportunity for sophomore and junior accounting students to learn about summer leadership opportunities; this event is held each spring.
Meet the Firm is an annual, fall semester event connecting accounting and finance students with firms and companies that offer internships and full-time roles. To see if you are eligible to attend, please select the Who Should Attend menu below and view the Meet the Firm requirements.
Meet the Firm Lite is an annual, spring semester event for sophomore and junior accounting students to learn more about summer leadership opportunities, which are one-to-three day programs offered by accounting firms to engage with students. All sophomore and junior accounting students are expected to attend this event.
To participate in a Meet the Firm event, a student must complete five steps. Should you have any questions about anything in this process, please contact Nicole Anderson at email@example.com or 615.966.5314. We are here to help you!
The Meet the Firm Lite 2021 event will take place virtually from 4-6 p.m. on Thursday, February 18, 2021, on the Handshake platform. This event is completely virtual and is only open to accounting students (see below for a full description of Who Should Attend). Registration is now available on Handshake.
The Meet the Firm 2021 event date and details will be announced in summer 2021. All dates below are for this semester's Meet the Firm Lite for accounting majors only.
How to Participate
To participate in the Meet the Firm Lite event, a student must complete five steps. Should you have any questions about anything in this process, please contact Nicole Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 615.966.5314. We are here to help you!
Step One: January 1 to February 12: Register for the event on Handshake.
Step Two: February 12: Initial Resume due HERE.
- Please see examples and resources below
- Send a Word file saved in this format: LastName, FirstName.doc
Step Three: February 12: Professional headshot due to Nicole Anderson
Step Four: February 10-16: Attend ONE mandatory Meet the Firm Lite Prep Session. Please see available sessions and register HERE.
Step Five: After the event: Apply to open positions