Join this trek to visit consulting companies, hear from the leadership team of National Media and learn more about various government opportunities when you visit the U.S. Capital Visitors Center.
Participating Employers Include:
CEB (formerly Corporate Executive Board)
CEB is the leading member-based advisory company. By combining the best practices of thousands of member companies with our advanced research methodologies and human capital analytics, we equip senior leaders and their teams with insight and actionable solutions to transform operations. This distinctive approach, pioneered by CEB, enables executives to harness peer perspectives and tap into breakthrough innovation without costly consulting or reinvention. The CEB member network includes more than 16,000 executives and the majority of top companies globally.
In the United States, Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries have 45,000 professionals with a single focus: serving our clients and helping them solve their toughest problems. We work in four key business areas — audit, financial advisory, tax and consulting — but our real strength comes from combining the talents of those groups to address clients’ needs. Fortune and BusinessWeek consistently rank our organization among the best places to work, which is good news for our talent and our clients alike. When the best people tackle the most compelling challenges, everyone wins.
Navigant is a specialized, global expert services firm dedicated to assisting clients in creating and protecting value in the face of critical business risks and opportunities. Through senior level engagement with clients, Navigant professionals combine technical expertise in Disputes and Investigations, Economics, Financial Advisory and Management Consulting, with business pragmatism in the highly regulated Construction, Energy, Financial Services and Healthcare industries to support clients in addressing their most critical business needs.
National Media Research, Planning and Placement (NMRPP)
National Media Research, Planning and Placement (NMRPP) is one of the largest and most successful Republican communications planning and implementation agencies in the United States. The core business is providing unique, research-driven approach to media planning and placement for local, statewide, and national campaigns. Since 1983, National Media has managed the strategic media services for hundreds of campaigns at every level of elected office, from Mayor to President of the United States. Their work is based on proprietary media intelligence combined with three decades of successful political experience – so they know how to actively engage political consumers with the client’s campaign message. They are proud to be the nationally recognized leader in political media research, media planning, and media placement for Republican campaigns. They are the innovator in the use of proprietary research analytics to understand the changing ways that voters use traditional and new media.
U.S. Capitol Visitors Center
Participate in a panel discussion and tour. Topics include, but aren’t limited to: Careers in civil service; Working on a political campaign; The ins and outs of working on the hill; What the lobbying industry is all about; Interning in The White House.
THE APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR THIS TREK HAS PASSED. Go HERE to apply. UNDERGRADUATES ONLY, PLEASE.
Your application must include your resume and a cover letter that includes:
1) An explanation of why you would like to attend the trek
2) What you hope to get out of it
3) What experiences or interests you would bring to the group as a whole
4) How you will use the trek experience to further your professional development upon return
5) What your experience is with the relevant industry
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