Learn About Careers & Meet Alumni at NYC CONNECT Networking Night

Make the most of winter break by attending the NYC CONNECT Networking Night Tuesday, Jan. 7 from 5:30-9 p.m. at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel. All students are welcome to come to the event, but space is limited – RSVP in hireBING to attend

The night will kick off with Keynote speaker, Armand Khatri ’09, partner manager, financial services at Pinterest. He will share how you can become a powerful networker and how to land (and stay) on someone’s radar.

Then, you will have the opportunity to explore a variety of careers through one-on-one conversations with alumni who remember what it was like to be in your position. 

Still unsure of your career path? That’s okay! Networking Night is a great opportunity for you to explore a range of careers through 130+ alumni. Speak with them to see what roles interests you the most to help you figure out a career path that is right for you!

Why should you attend the NYC CONNECT Networking Night? 

  • Tap into the experience and expertise of more than 130 Binghamton alumni in fields that interest you
  • Learn what it’s like working at certain companies
  • Gain insight on working in specific roles, and advice on how to land those positions

Alumni working in all types of industries and occupations will be in attendance and eager to speak with you! Some examples of the alumni represented include..

  • Communication Manager at Downtown Brooklyn Partnership
  • Manager of Entertainment Partnerships at Fox Corporation
  • Financial Planner at New York Life
  • Business Owner & Entrepreneur 
  • VP Operations at New York Fan Coil
  • Vice President, Government Relations & Community Investment at New York Road Runners
  • English Teacher at Bayside High School – New York City Department of Education
  • Director of Psychology at South Beach Psychiatric Center
  • Software Engineer at Google
  • Managing Director and Associate General Counsel at Goldman Sachs
  • Partner at Belkin Burden Wenig & Goldman LLP
  • Staff Nurse at Northwell Health System
  • Director of Strategic Initiatives, Oncology at Mount Sinai Health System

And so many more!

New alumni are registering every day, view the most updated list of alumni attendees on our website.

Not sure where to begin when it comes to networking? Don’t be nervous! Here are some questions that you can ask alumni:

  • What helped you get to where you are now?
  • How did you get into this kind of work?
  • How can I best prepare myself for this kind of work?
  • What skills are essential to be successful at this job?

Check out the video below for more tips on preparing yourself for networking night.

By Emily Abatecola
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