Join us in a relaxed, colleagial atmosphere to gain skills that will help you boost your career. All sessions include a boxed dinner, parking, and materials.

Time: 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. (dinner available at 5:30 p.m.)
Place: Center for Corporate Education, Snead Hall B3189 (301 W. Main St.)
Cost: $50

Using LinkedIn to Boost Your Career

August 6, 2019 | Speaker: Latisha Taylor | Registration closes July 23

We all know that personal connections matter and can lead to promising job opportunities. Why not enhance your connections using LinkedIn? This session will guide participants in a step-by-step process of how to strengthen their LinkedIn profile and attract recruiters. By attending this session, participants will be better able to:

  • Attract recruiters with an enhanced LinkedIn profile
  • Learn how to use Linkedin as a way to search for career opportunities
  • Identify ways to utilize LinkedIn as an online networking tool 


 Growing in Place: How to Make Your Job Fit You 

this session will be rescheduled for the fall | Speaker: Jenna Lenhardt | 

People will hold around 10 different jobs in their lifetime on average, but the majority of employees (50.8%) consider themselves "not engaged" with their work. Companies build structured job positions to achieve a certain organizational goal, yet humans are multifaceted and multidisciplinary in their interests, hobbies and skills. In this session, we will uncover how you can work toward striking a balance between a structured job role and maximizing your skills and passions to stay engaged in your position and career. By attending this session, participants will be better able to:

  • Identify where personal values match your current or future role
  • Learn about ways to integrate your values and strengths into a structured job role
  • Analyze current resources and support to engage in effective job crafting techniques in the future