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17 Feb

Employer Spotlight: Sparton Electronics

2020-01-30T15:46:22-05:00February 17th, 2020|Employer Insights|

Kerstin Purvis, Talent Acquisition Manager at Sparton Electronics gives us insight into this great company listed in De Leon Spring, Florida. Please describe Sparton Electronics. Sparton is an electronics manufacturer. In De Leon Springs, FL we design and manufacture anti-submarine warfare devices, known as sonobuoys, for the U.S. Navy and foreign governments. This business unit [...]

17 Oct

Fall 2019 Daytona Beach Industry/Career Expo Employer Feedback

2019-10-14T09:58:04-05:00October 17th, 2019|Employer Insights, Industry/Career Expo|

The Fall Industry/Career Expo was held on Tuesday, October 8th, 2019.  It was a successful and record breaking event.  The Daytona Beach Career Services Office hosted 116 companies and over 300 recruiters exhibiting. Approximately 2800 students, alumni, and guests attended the event.  Over 270 interviews were conducted during the week of the Career Expo. The [...]

01 Nov

Experiencing Expo as a First Time Employer

2018-10-31T08:35:34-05:00November 1st, 2018|Employer Insights, Industry/Career Expo|

By: Jack Harty I always considered the Industry/Career Expo my favorite time of the year while attending Embry-Riddle. For starters, it was amazing to see roughly 100 companies representing a variety of industries all in one room, and all were offering an endless number of opportunities through internship and full-time positions. Additionally, I enjoyed Expo [...]

20 Sep

Email Etiquette

2018-09-07T08:23:43-05:00September 20th, 2018|Employer Insights, General|

By: Ryan Mazon Nowadays it seems like everybody utilizes e-mail for communication. Whether you are a corporate big wig reserving a private jet, or a federal employee sending a message that can change thousands of lives; electronic mail is the simplest and most effective mode of professional communication. Did you know Ed Sheeran isn’t even [...]

12 Apr

Eagles Go Global – Brazil 2018: Spring Break at Embraer

2018-04-10T10:18:40-05:00April 12th, 2018|Employer Insights|

By: En Yen Justin Chu Spring Break 2018, nine Embry-Riddle students from Daytona Beach studying in various fields, including aeronautics, engineering, and business went on a five day trip to São Paulo, Brazil, filled with aerospace and aviation visits. The trip was organized by Travelers Executive Group, with the assistance of Embry-Riddle Central & South [...]