The ACFE Career Connection provides extraordinary professional development opportunities at the ACFE Global Fraud Conference. From in-person networking with featured employers’ on-site personnel to one-to-one coaching sessions with leading employment consultants, the Career Connection brings you the tools you need to take your career to the next level.
Connect directly with staff and recruiters from the industry’s top companies and government organizations. Share your résumé, explore job opportunities and informally interview with company or agency representatives.
Learn more about this year's Featured Employers.
Is your organization looking for experienced anti-fraud professionals? Highlight your company and tap into the talent of the leaders in the fight against fraud as a Career Connection Featured Employer. To learn more about how you can participate in the Career Connection at no cost,download the
Featured Employer flyer or contact
Laura Lang. Ready to sign up? Get started by submitting your
Featured Employer Registration Form.
Find answers to your professional questions during a private counseling session with a leading career strategist. Accessible to all attendees during networking breaks throughout the conference, these career coaches will be at the Career Connection booth to provide expert advice to help you advance your anti-fraud career.One-on-one sessions may be scheduled in advance; sessions are 50 minutes long and cost $50.
Schedule a coaching session
The Presentation Stage, located in the Exhibit Hall, offers 15-minute career development presentations that are full of tips and suggestions on how to get ahead and stay ahead in your career.
Cover Letter Makeovers
Monday, 8:10-8:25 a.m.
How much do you just LOVE writing cover letters? Wait, you don’t? Then this session is for you! Job search strategist Kimberly Schneiderman will give you several ideas and plenty of examples that you will be able to use right away! Cover letters are valuable tools in your “self-marketing” toolbox – learn how to write them well to get the attention you deserve from hiring managers!
Sharpen Your Career Strategy with Indeed.com Tools and LinkedIn
Donn LeVie Jr.
Monday, 10:00-10:15 a.m.
Learn how to get around the Indeed.com website and how to prioritize the different areas of your LinkedIn profile for better visibility. Sharpen your career strategy by determining job trends in different professions, knowing where employers are hiring, and learning about the job market competition in various areas around the country.
Clearing the Phone Interview Hurdle
Monday, 3:10-3:25 p.m.
Fraud specialists looking for career advancement can benefit from bringing an investigative mindset to their job search. Executive recruiter Kathy Lavinder will highlight how the use of investigative methodologies and tools, including specialized research resources and social media, can uncover new opportunities and provide an edge. This session will also provide advice on how to clear the initial "phone screen" hurdle.
Social Media for Job Searches: Less is More
Donn LeVie Jr.
Tuesday, 1:20-1:35 p.m.
In this presentation, you will learn which social media sites hiring managers frequent (and why), and how not to spread yourself too thin to avoid diluting your professional brand, visibility and expertise.
Résumé Review Sessions
Schedule a 30-minute session ($30) with an expert who will provide tips and recommendations to make your résumé stand out from the rest.
Schedule a résumé review session
LinkedIn Profile Review Sessions
Schedule a 30-minute session ($30) with an expert who will provide tips and recommendations to make your LinkedIn profile stand out from the rest.
Schedule a LinkedIn profile review session
Free Mock Interviews
A limited number of attendees will have the opportunity to sign up for a free mock interview. Come by the Career Connection during conference hours to make an appointment.
Free Professional Headshots
What is your current headshot telling prospective employers and clients? Come by the Career Connection during conference hours and schedule your professional headshot session for Tuesday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.