11-2-18: Sneak peek: New Temp Position- Dir-Comm & Mk-Not for Profit-Chicago & Our Hearts Go out to Pittsburgh

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11-2-18: Sneak peek: New Temp Position- Dir-Comm & Mk-Not for Profit-Chicago & Our Hearts Go out to Pittsburgh


Coming soon. Temp assignment for 3-6 mo. 25 hours/week onsite. Possible transition to full time. Need candidate with superb writing skills, understanding of video production, social media, ability to work with graphic design, etc. Will create content for newsletters, fundraisers, special events, capital campaigns, etc. Ability to juggle multiple projects in a deadline oriented environment is important.
Get your resume and samples ready. Anticipated start date: December, 2018.
My heart goes out to the Jewish community of Pittsburgh as it mourns the death of the 11 members of the Tree of Life Synagogue. Let us learn from this experience that there is no room for hatred, at work, home, community or house of worship.
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Fall is a great time to be hiring. We have a diverse need of candidate skill sets for the following positions:
  1. Medical Writer: Meded agency in Chicago. Translate the science of medicine into easy to understand content and learning modules. Creative thinking is encouraged!
  2. PR: Sr Account Manager for Real Estate PR Agency- near north Chicago suburb. Client is growing due to new business wins. Need classic PR background: Writing, pitching and managing clients. Real estate experience is a value add.
  3. Integrated Marketing Communications Specialist: SW Suburb of Chicago. Manufacturing client. Need SM, integrated marcom and trade show experience. Start date: Dec 1, 2018.
 
Scroll down for details and for our job openings, career consulting services, events, and free webinars.

 Our Current Openings

Medical Writer – Medical Communication Agency
Are you a Medical Writer or Aspirational Medical Writer? Can you simplify the language of medical science? Translate medical concepts into marketing/sales language? Does your content inform and educate within a variety of therapeutic areas? Want to join a growing medical communications agency in Chicago? Do you live in the Chicago area? Local talent please. Click here to read more…
Marketing Associate – Intl. Business Consulting Firm – Downtown Chicago
Are you interested in international business? Eager to showcase your writing, social media, research and phone skills? Curious how businesses enter foreign markets, identify new opportunities, and make effective decisions? Speak a foreign language? Click here to read more..
Sr. Account Manager – Real Estate PR – Near North Chicago Suburb
Are you an experienced PR professional with a passion for writing/editing and pitching? Do you have a nose for news and solid foundation of working with clients? Track record of successful placements? Digital experience?
Are you curious about real estate or want to learn more? New business wins spell success for agency and need to hire. Full time employment. Click hereto read more…
What client does: 
Client is a boutique, family-friendly PR agency with flexible hours. Strong emphasis on creativity, integrity, determination and fun.
Do you have strong marketing communication skills and trade show experience? Experience from manufacturing, hard goods or construction from corporate, ad or marketing agency or trade association? Are you creative? Enjoy working with small, collaborative team? Click here to keep reading…
Marketing/PR/Recruiting INTERN– Downtown Chicago 
Our internship program is unique in that we share knowledge: we teach and learn from each other. Flexible hours; can receive college credit. Work side-by-side with president and other interns in an energetic environment. A definite career builder for a student or new grad interested in marketing, communications, human resources or recruiting.  Click here to keep reading…

Consulting Services

Fall season Resume Review and Empowered Job Seeker services.
Click here to Learn More
  • The Resume Review 
In this session, Lynn Hazan will help you to break through the clutter of similar, boring resumes. You will receive practical suggestions and tips on how to revamp your resume. Complimentary follow-up phone session to assess revised resume is included. Time permitting, LinkedIn profiles will also be evaluated. Click here to Learn More
  • Empowered Job Seeker
“Empowered Job Seeker™” is a program that helps candidates undergo effective job searches in the ever-changing marketplace. In this 3-hour (1.5 hours each session), one-on-one or group consultation, participants learn proven techniques to more successfully market themselves as the candidates of choice. Click here to Learn More
 Ragan Communications Special Discount!
Readers of the LH & A blog will automatically receive a $250 discount for participating in a Ragan conference.
Use The Links to Receive The Discounts
  •  Intranet Best Practices Conference at Tapestry:
November 6-7, 2018. New York City
  •  Best Practices for Communicators in Highly Regulated Industries:
November 8-9, 2018. New York City
 Events 
1. NSENG presents “How to Improve Your Job Search”
 
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 6:15 PM – 8:30 PM CDT
@McDonald’s Hamburger Univ.
2715 Jorie Blvd, Oak Brook
Speaker: MARTY GILBERT (NSENG Founder & Job Search Coach)
Marty will answer any questions that NSENG attendees have with regard to their job search. Please email your questions in advance to Marty at martygilbert1@gmail.com. The topics are endless but here are a few example topic areas:
  • Resumes & LinkedIn profiles
  • Effective communications & cover letters
  • Networking strategies
  • Creating awareness & engaging your audience
  • Developing a job search plan
  • Tracking your progress
  • How to work with recruiters
2. NSENG presents “How to network more effectively”
Thursday, November 15 from 6:15 PM -8:30 PM CDT
@Glenview Library. 1930 Glenview Rd, Glenview
Speaker: NANCY DEPCIK (TEDx speaker & motivational coaching expert)
When you’re looking for a new job, networking is the #1 technique to get there, particularly if you are over 50 years old. It opens doors and creates opportunities in the hidden job market that significantly lessens your competition. Among the topics that Nancy will cover are:
  • Learn tips and tricks for starting a conversation that produces results
  • Discover 5 specific questions to ask
  • Identify key people to help you reach your goal
  • Uncover 3 powerful tips to follow-up and improve your candidacy
  • How to develop a positive attitude that turns obstacles into opportunities
 Free Webinars 
1. Presentation Title: Re-THINK – Finding Your Passion, Purpose, and Power
Date: Tuesday, November 6th
Time: 12:00 pm EST (9:00 am PST, 10:00 am MST, 11:00 am CST)
Description:   Of all the great discoveries you make in life, the most important is the answer to the question, “Who am I?”. As we learn and grow, human beings come to the understanding that our lives count for something; that our gifts, talents and abilities are being used to make a difference. Since work is so much a part of our lives, we want it to be meaningful and fulfilling. Yet, this is exactly where so many people get stuck. Come find out why and how to get clarity!
Are you eager to live your life fully, yet just don’t know where to start? Do you want to feel passion for life and use it towards your life purpose? When people establish a connection between what they do with a larger effort to support the world for the better, their work becomes positive. A fulfilled feeling of value towards what you bring to the world.  Come learn how I found my purpose and how you can find yours. You will get inspired to powerfully move forward.
  • Learn how to instantly build your self-confidence
  • Learn the essentials needed shift your emotions empowering you toward your future
  • Learn how to accelerate your success and how to stay on your path
  • Learn how to eliminate unwanted habits and behaviors that are holding you back
It’s time to stop yearning for an extraordinary life, and start living it. Being in a career transition is a perfect time to explore what’s possible for you.
Join us to discover your unique contribution and gain access to all the resources within you to fulfill your purpose with power. It will be energizing, inspiring, and fun!
 
2. Presentation Title: Five Top Job Search Tips that Work!
Date: Tuesday, November 13th
Time: 11:00 am EST (8:00 am PST, 9:00 am MST, 10:00 am CST)
Description:  Finding a job is not rocket science, but it can be overwhelming if you are not obtaining results from your efforts.  During this session, you will learn the following:
  • What works in today’s job market
  • How to get the attention of Hiring Authorities
  • The importance of your Social Media Presence
  • The dynamic duo of LinkedIn and Keywords
3. Presentation Title: Is Applying to Job Postings Worth Your Time?
Date: Monday, November 19th
Time: 3:00 pm EST (12:00 pm PST, 1:00 pm MST, 2:00 pm CST)
Description:  It’s important to spend your valuable time on activities that will provide you with the greatest chance of success in your job search.  During this session, you will learn how to:
  • Identify viable job postings
  • Screen for red flags in job postings
  • Determine Best Use of your Time
  • Get your resume in the hands of Hiring Authorities


4. Presentation Title: Overcome the Greatest Barriers in Your Search
Date:  Monday, November 26th
Time:   3:00 pm EST (12:00 pm PST, 1:00 pm MST, 2:00 pm CST)
Description:  It is estimated that eight out of ten employees currently working would change their job if given a better opportunity.  That is great news for someone like you who is conducting a job search.   During this session, we will discuss some of the greatest barriers you are facing in your job search including the following:
  • Social Media
  • The Mental Game
  • Over-qualified or Under-qualified
  • Too Many Choices
Instructions:
To register for these Webinars, go to www.mylynnhazancareer.com and use the following instructions:
1. Select the “Register” tab
2. Fill in the required information and register as a “Job Seeker”
3. You will receive a confirmation email and will be redirected to the dashboard
4. Select the “Webinar” tab to listen to the webinars live or receive access to previously recorded webinars.

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