There will be a tour of the Ralph Moyle, Inc. facilities in Paw Paw, MI on March 29th at 10:00 AM. Please visit www.ralphmoyle.com and see their History and Employment tabs for more info about the company. Ralph Moyle, Inc. performs services ranging from local transportation to distribution management for clients such as Coca Cola, Pfizer, Welch's, and Gordon Food Service. They are a growing company with an interest in recruiting students from the ISM program. Plant tour applicants are encouraged to bring copies of their updated resume to network at some point during the tour. If you are interested in attending please RSVP at email@example.com as soon as possible. University transportation will be provided.
I am sure you are already aware but just a reminder that ISM Night is this Wednesday, February 13th from 6-9:30 PM in the Fetzer Center. Employers request that student attendees dress business casual and come prepared with copies of their resume. Be advised that some employers will schedule interviews for Thursday, February 14th. Please feel free to reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org to volunteer by either helping set-up or possibly introduce a company giving a presentation as a part of the events that night. This is a great opportunity to gain some experience and network! Also, the WMU Career Fair will be held on Thursday, February 14 from 10 AM to 3 PM. This is also a wonderful opportunity that you should want to take advantage of. See the follow links for additional details on ISM Night and the WMU Career Fair http://wmich.experience.com/stu/cf_details?fhnd=6042 http://wmich.experience.com/stu/cf_details?fhnd=5973
Hope to see you all there and good luck!
We hope you all had a safe and happy holiday break. We are again back for another semester at WMU and we would like to let everyone know that we will be at Business Bash on January 24 from 11am until 3 pm. Come find us at our table for information on APICS and the student organization. Applications will be on hand for those of you who have not yet signed up to be a member of this valuable organization.
If you have any questions before then let us know by sending us an email at email@example.com
Eaton Corporation in Galesburg MI, would like to host an informal resume
critique night next Monday, December 3rd 2012. This means come as you are
you and bring your resume, yes jeans are more than welcome. You can drop
in anytime during the night and it will start at 5:30pm and will go until
all questions have been asked and answered. You can come and ask any
questions of the representatives that you have, including questions about
Eaton Corporation, resumes, and interviewing.
They would like to build a greater relationship with our students at
Western Michigan University. They would also like to ask you all questions
to gain a better understanding of what all of you are looking for in
internship both at the Undergraduate and Graduate level, as well as post
There will be pizza and pop for all who attend. If you are interested and
plan to attend at some point during the night please sign up at the link
below. This will allow us to gauge how much pizza will be needed.
For those that signed up at the previous link please sign up with the one provided here.
We will also be recruiting members for our Student Case Competition team that we send to Chicago every year to compete against other schools within the Great Lakes Area. This is a great opportunity to gain exposure to some real world problems and help solve them with the team.
A presentation will need to be made and a paper will need to be written. We generally do pretty good in this competition. If you would like more information or would like to be considered please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
October 9th - Kohler Night - Schneider Hall 2335 - 8:00 pm to 9:30 pm
October 11th - ISM Career Night Prep - Schneider Hall, Dean's Conference Room - 6:00 pm to 8:00pm - Click Here To Sign Up
October 17th - ISM Career Night - Fetzer Center - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
If you would like to help set up, carry in items for employers, or introduce employers at ISM Night, please contact us at email@example.com. This is a great way to get a little one on one interaction with the company representatives.
October 25th - General Meeting - Schneider Hall, Room TBD, 6:00 to 7:30 pm - Pizza, Pop, Fun, Questions and Answers. Come ask anything you want to know from your fellow ISM students and get to know more people in the program.
- APICS SWMI -September PDM - September 11th - 5:30pm to 7:30pm - Click Here to Sign Up!
- Click here for the flyer of the event
- Free to all APICS Student Members
- Not a Member? Email us and we can help you with that
- Hors d'oeuvres and Drinks provided
- Business Bash - September 20th - 10am to 3pm.
- Come find us for more information about APICS and what it has to offer you
- CPIM Classes Begin on September 27th
- Module 2 - Master Planning of Resources
- Module 5 - Strategic Management of Resources
- Click here for more information
- WMU APICS Kick Off Meeting w/ APICS Southwest Michigan Chapter and American Axle Manufacturing - September 27th - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
- All ISM Majors/Minors and undecided business students are invited
- Food and refreshements will be provided
- Dress business casual to professional
- Student Chapter will have a Q and A session starting at 6:00 to give everyone a overview of what is to come this year.
- APICS Southwest Michigan Chapter will speak about the opportunities that APICS has to offer
- American Axle will present about the company, opportunities available, and on information related to Kanban systems.
I know we do not want to think about it, but that time of the year is coming up quickly. Yes, the fall semester is right around the corner.
Some updates for all of you is we will be having a few events coming up first thing in the month of September. Obviously you will find us at Business Bash this year on September 20th from 11am until 2pm. You will also be receiving notices regarding a Kick-Off meeting so that you can meet the board members of the Student Chapter as well as members from the Parent Chapter.
Lastly the Parent Chapter will again be offering CPIM (Certified in Production and Inventory Management) classes again this fall. They will be on Thursdays at 6pm until 9pm starting September 27th. You will have the option of taking either Module 2 or Module 5.
More information regarding all of this will be coming shortly. These are things to just keep in mind as we get closer to the school year.
Hope your summer has been great so far!