N.E.T. Saturday

NET Saturday

Saturday, February 13, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Truax Campus Gateway

The Career and Employment Center, Student Life, Phi Theta Kappa and Retention Services are pleased to announce the 3rd Annual Networking, Etiquette and Technology Conference (N.E.T. Saturday) for students on February 13, 2016.

Learn about the skills you will need to succeed in the job search and in the workplace and how to make the best first impression through hands on and interactive sessions. Attendees will walk away with tips and tools and will be able to practice these skills with local employers at the conference.

This years sessions include:

Power of Body Language
Salary Negotiations
Generations in the Workplace

Registration is now closed.

If you would like to attend but weren't able to register, 
please email Amber at


9:00A.M. – 9:30A.M.


  • Professional Photo Booth
  • Dress for Success Booth          
  • Tech stations/ LinkedIn Booth
  • Credit and Your Career Booth

9:30A.M. – 10:15A.M.

Keynote speaker
Michael Johnson, President & CEO
Boys and Girls Club of Dane County                                                        


10:30A.M. – 11:20A.M.

Breakout Session 1

  • Networking for Introverts
  • Salary Negotiation
  • Power of Body Language
  • Generations in the Workplace

11:30A.M. – 12:20P.M.

Breakout Session 2

  • Networking for Introverts
  • Salary Negotiation
  • Power of Body Language
  • Generations in the Workplace

12:30P.M. – 12:50P.M.

Begin Buffet Lunch                                     

12:50P.M. – 1:10P.M.

Dine to Shine Presentation

1:10P.M. – 2:00P.M.

Employer Panel – American Family Insurance, Nordic Consulting, Spherion Staffing

2:00P.M. – 3:00P.M.

Coffee/Dessert, networking with employers

N.E.T. Saturday Sponsors:

Spherion Logo

Student Life

Group Health Cooperative Logo

Phi Theta Kappa Logo

Executive Leadership Team Logo

WorkSmart Logo

If you missed N.E.T. Saturday in previous years, or just want to refresh your memory, here are some resources:

Presentations from the 2015 N.E.T. Saturday conference:

  • Building Your Digital Brand

  • Dining Etiquette

  • Salary Negotiation Tips

  • Credit and Your Career

  • Beyond Networking Etiquette

  • You Can Choose - Empowering Individuals

  • How Credit Effects Employment and Financial Literacy

  • The Advantages of Technology in Your Job Search

  • Discovering Your Personal Brand

Check out the 2015 Day of Brochure. (PDF, 1.38 MB)

Check out the 2014 Day of Brochure. (PDF, 668KB)

Watch the 2014 opening session here.

What is your body language saying about you? (PDF, 724KB)