Prepare for Meet the Firm!

"Who Should Attend?"

  • Any undergraduate Accounting major who has taken Intermediate I (or will be taking it in Fall 2017)
  • Any CAP or MAcc students seeking a full-time position in accounting upon completion of their program

Key Due Dates:

Immediately: Initial Resume and Photograph

August 21-25:  Attend a Mandatory Meet the Firm Prep Session (Register HERE)

Monday, 8/28 - 4:30 to 5:30 PM, Swang 238


August 23:  Register for Event HERE 

September 1: Upload Approved Resume into Bison JobTrax for on-campus recruiting

  • MyLipscomb > Resources > Career Development > Bison JobTrax
  • If first log-in: Complete your Profile and upload resume in Step 3
  • If returning user:  Click on "My Profile" on the right, select "Resumes," and the upload link is in the far right column

RESUME  

PHOTOGRAPH  

  • Have a headshot photo taken of yourself in professional, business attire.  
    • Jacket and tie for men; jacket and blouse for women.
    • Use a solid, neutral background.
    • You may take the photograph on a smart phone (send by email and choose "actual size") or have it taken professionally.
    • If you are in Nashville and able to come to campus, you may be able to schedule a session with Kristi Jones in Lipscomb's marketing department.  Please contact her directly at kristi.jones@lipscomb.edu
  •   Email photograph to suzanne.sager@lipscomb.edu.

REQUIRED ATTIRE & GENERAL TIPS

  • Men's Professional Dress  
    • Dark Dress Suit in black, navy or gray
    • White or light blue starched dress shirt
    • Conservative tie
    • Polished dress shoes and dress socks
  • Women's Professional Dress
    • Dress Suit – pants or skirt
    • Pressed blouse in a light color
    • Polished, closed toe matching dress pumps
    • Limit jewelry – stud earrings recommended
    • Avoid dark or bright nail polish – short nails recommended
  • What to Bring to the Event
    • Copies of approved resume
    • Portfolio – to hold your resumes and a pad of paper for notes
    • List of Participating Firms - will be shared with students prior to the event
  • General Tips
    • Leave phones, purses, change, large keychains in the car or at home
    • Backpacks may be checked at the registration table
    • No gum

LIST OF REGISTERED FIRMS (as of 8/26/17)

AMSURG
Aramark
Blankenship CPA Group, PLLC
Carr, Riggs & Ingram LLC
Cigna
Compass EAST
CPA Consulting Group PLLC
Crosslin, PLLC
Crowe Horwath
Deloitte
ERISA Consultants
EY
Faulkner Mackie & Cochran
Frasier, Dean & Howard, PLLC
HCA Corporate Tax
HCA Internal Audit
Institute of Internal Auditors
Inflammo
Ingram Industries
Jackson National Life Distributors
KraftCPAs PLLC
LBMC
LKQ Corporation
National HealthCare Corp
Northwestern Mutual
Parallon Business Solution
PwC
Ronald Blue & Co CPAs and Consultants
Stone, Rudolph & Henry
Surgery Partners
TN Dept of Audit
TN Society of CPAs
Tractor Supply Company
Warner Music Group


Monica Wentworth at monica.wentworth@lipscomb.edu or 615-966-6296Suzanne Sager at suzanne.sager@lipscomb.edu or 615-966-1345. We are here to help!  If you have any questions, please contact us

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