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A bi-weekly digest of career development information, ideas, events, and more from the Office of Entrepreneurship and Career Development.

 
     
 
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WELCOME!
Graduating seniors, this next series of Career Digests is all about you! Recital prep and performance, grad school auditions, degree audits and graduation, final projects, and even final exams, feel pretty immediate. We're here to help you plan for what's immediately after what's in front of you now!

 
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Looking for a meaningful career-building experience after graduation? JSoM alum David Cutler, The Savvy Musician, is hosting a dynamic workshop June 4-9 in Columbia, SC. “The SAVVY Arts Venture Challenge is an immersive, experiential workshop designed to help musicians, performing artists, educators and others generate more income and impact.”

Click here for full details, including scholarship information.
 
  PROFESSIONAL OPPORTUNITIES  
 
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YOUR FUTURE

Thursday, March 23, JSoM alumna Mary Grogan of OperaMaya will hold auditions for the summer 2017 season in the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico!  Auditions available for orchestra and collaborative piano, as well as their YAP, Choral, and Apprenticeship Programs. [If needed, additional audition dates/times will be available by appointment.]

Visit the OperaMaya website for application and program details!

 
  EVENTS THIS WEEK  
 
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New! Weekly Drop-in Career Advising Hours
March 7 through April 26

For those, including graduating seniors, who want to pull it all together for the job search and career-launch ahead!  

EVERY Tuesday AND Wednesday [except during Spring Break]
-- 12-2:00pm in OECD [MU011] AND
-- 6:00-8:00pm Music Library Lab [M373]

No need to RSVP - come by with your questions and drafts!

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A {well-advised} Lunch with Johan Dorrestein
Thurs., Mar. 9 | 12-1:30pm
MU011 (Merrill Hall)

Join visiting arts entrepreneur Johan Dorrestein for a discussion on Music Entrepreneurship in the 21st Century. His remarkable career includes: Managing Director of the Netherlands Wind Ensemble, GM & Artistic Director of the Amsterdam Bach Soloists, Managing Director of Holland Festival, Managing Director of Cello Biennale Amsterdam and National Cello Competition, and much more.

Register here>

 
  IN THE NEXT ISSUE  
 

March 21  Random Acts of Bach Day. Watch for more details on how YOU can help celebrate the Maestro’s birthday!

March 25 Classical Connections: A Day in the Life of Indiana

March 27-31 Wu Man comes to the Jacobs School of Music! Watch for more on activities and opportunities associated with her Bloomington debut!

April 1  IU’s MoneySmarts presents: Financial Literacy and Wellness. Co-sponsored by the OECD and The School of Education for our students.

 
  RESOURCES  
 
Counseling HOW TO SIGN UP FOR ADVISING
Meet with an advisor to discuss your career plans, review your resume, CV, bio, website, or any other material. Student groups and ensembles welcome! Log into the Career Portal to set up an appointment. If you're logging in for the first time, you'll need to fill out a few questions to create your profile. We’d love to see you!

Resources WORK SPACE
Do you have a project and need workspace? OECD/JumpstartCentral (MU011) has a conference room equipped with a large flat screen and camera that are great for web conferences, meeting notes, or brainstorming ideas. We also have a media studio with a fast PC, HD video cameras, a great DSLR camera, mics, etc. Student groups are especially welcome!

Resources RESOURCES
Did you know that there are multiple d-bases full of job opportunities through the "Resources" tab of the OECD Website? We also have a library of excellent documents on how to apply for teaching positions, apply to graduate schools, start your own studio, start your own business, become an entrepreneurial musician, and much more. Feel free to pop in to MU011 any time to check out the space and share your ideas.

Thinking about funding for graduate school? Remember, the Grad Grants Center consultants are available to answer questions about funding opportunities, mechanics of grant-writing, and internal (IU) funding opportunities during weekly office and walk-in hours as well as regular workshops. For more information check here.
   
 
JCEIThe OECD partners with The Johnson Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation at the Kelley School of Business.
 
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Find out more about the
OECD and Project Jumpstart!.

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