Robert J. Trulaske Sr., College of Business, University of Missouri

Calendar & Events

Making Me Marketable 2018

Career Services
Center for Sales and Customer Development
Professional EDGE
Friday, September 28, 2018 -
8:00am to 1:15pm
Reynolds Alumni Center and Cornell Hall
Business Attire: 
EDGE Points: 
EDGE Competency: 
Self Awareness
EDGE Category: 
Emotional and Social Skills

Registration HERE now! Limited spots available.

Registration closes Friday, September 21, 2018. 

The conference kicks off with a complimentary breakfast from Chick-Fil-A and Panera Bread, followed by St. Louis Post-Dispatch and Business Columnist David Nicklaus leading the Conference Kick-Off. The day will continue with eight skill-building career workshops and concludes with lunch at the Reynolds Alumni Center. Network with the Trulaske Marketing Advisory Board, industry representatives, faculty, and recent graduates. Can't wait to see you there! Trulaske undergraduate students will earn 5 EDGE points for participation in the Conference Kick-Off and 10 EDGE points for participation in each of the skill building sessions (35 total points possible for Making Me Marketable 2018). 

8:00AM-8:40AM Business Panelist Check-In Cornell 2nd Floor Foyer
8:00AM-8:40AM Student Check-In Cornell 2nd Floor Foyer
8:00AM - 8:40AM Complimentary Breakfast Cornell 105
9:10AM-11:30AM Relaxation Station (Networking) Cornell 105
9:20AM-12Noon Linked In- FREE Photos Cornell 4th Floor Atrium
9:20AM - 10:00AM Skill Building Sessions Block A (Links to sessions below) Reynolds Alumni Center/Cornell Hall
10:20AM - 11:00AM Skill Building Sessions Block B (Links to sessions below) Reynolds Alumni Center/Cornell Hall
11:20AM - 12Noon Skill Building Sessions Block C (Links to sessions below) Reynolds Alumni Center/Cornell Hall
12:15PM - 1:15PM Conference Wrap-Up/Networking Buffet Lunch - Reynolds Alumni Center Columns Ballroom

BLOCK A: (9:20 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.)


BLOCK B: (10:20 A.M. - 11:00 A.M.)


BLOCK C: (11:20 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.)

ABOUT THIS EVENT (Information for Trulaske students regarding Professional Edge for Making Me Marketable)

  • Business Professional attire is the minimum attire requirement for attendance at this event. View a description of this attire.
  • 30 – 180 minutes (not including time spent in non-workshop conference activities) is the expected time commitment for successful completion.
  • Up to 35 EDGE points possible for successful completion (5 EDGE points for participation in the Conference Kick-Off and 10 EDGE points for participation in each of the skill building sessions)
  • Self Awareness | Competency/ies addressed in this professional development experience.
  • The Marketing Department is the organizer for this event ( This organizer is working with the Professional Edge office to offer EDGE approved points for students who successfully participate in their event; therefore, procedures for event registration, check-in, timeline for processing points and other event details may be different from typical in-person EDGE sessions. Please refer to information in the body of this calendar event and/or emails from the event organizer for possible further information and/or instructions. Important note: while some details may vary, there will be no change from the EDGE Programming Syllabus regarding (1) the students’ responsibility to take appropriate steps to have their presence documented in order for attendance to officially be recorded (2) specifics for the minimum attire requirement, and (3) points processing/appeal timeline.