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12-7-18: Jump for Joy: It’s Time to Celebrate 

Lynn Hazan and Associates E-Jobs listings, Events & Conferences, and Free Webinars
12-7-18: Jump for Joy: It’s Time to Celebrate

It’s that time of the year… to celebrate, acknowledge family, friends and colleagues and bring light onto the dark nights. We’re recruiting for a Medical Writer and Marketing Specialist- International Consulting. Our clients are eager to receive resumes.

Our consulting services are still going strong in the holiday season! Sign up for our Empowered Job Seeker (3 hours) or Resume Review (1 hour). We’re passing on the discounts as our holiday gifts to you.
Save $25 for the EJS and $25 for the Resume Review use code “THANKS“. Both include a kit of resource materials.

Offer good until Dec 31, 2018.

Save the Date(s): Catch me in action for my NSENG presentations on Jan 21 and 22: How to Create a Win-Win for a Job Placement with a Talent Recruiter. I’ll also be raffling off the Resume Resume (valued at $150) and will encourage you to  participate in the Calling Cards exercise. See your strengths up front! Details: see below.

Events &  Free Webinars:
Check out December NSENG programs and the free webinars listed below.

Featured Article of the Week:
 Our Current Openings
Medical Writer – Medical Communication Agency
Are you a 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..
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

Holiday season Resume Review and Empowered Job Seeker services.
Save $25 for the EJS and $25 for the Resume Review use code “THANKS“. Both include a kit of resource materials.
Offer good until Dec 31, 2018.
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
 Events
1. NSENG presents “How to develop an effective plan for your job search” BARRY SALTMAN (executive coach) plus networking.
Monday, Dec 10, 2018
@Glenview Library
2. NSENG Holiday Party
Tuesday, Dec 18, 2018 6:00-9:00 PM
@Hackney’s on Lake (1514 E Lake Ave in Glenview)

3. NSENG presents “What the hell approach to job search” by Marty Gilbert plus networking

Mon Jan 7 at the Glenview Library, 6:15-8:30pm
4. NSENG presents “How to create a win-win for a job placement with a talent recruiter” by LYNN HAZAN (executive recruiter)  plus networking.
Mon Jan 21 at the Glenview Library, 6:15-8:30pm
5. NSENG presents “How to create a win-win for a job placement with a talent recruiter” by LYNN HAZAN (executive recruiter)  plus networking.

Tue Jan 22 at McDonald’s Hamburger Univ in Oak Brook, 6:15-8:30pm
 
 
6. Around Chicago LIVE! Networking at VU Rooftop
 
Thu, January 17, 2019   6:00 PM – 8:00 PM CST
Location: VU Rooftop     133 E. Cermak Street, 22nd Floor, Chicago, IL 60616
Click here for more details
 
 Free Webinars
1. Presentation Title: Prepare Better than Your Competition Before Interviews
Date: Tuesday, December 18th
Time: 12:00 pm EST (9:00 am PST, 10:00 am MST, 11:00 am CST)
Description: The most qualified person does not necessarily get hired, it’s the person who aces the interview. How can you PREPARE better than your competition, so you end up with a job offer?   During this session, you will learn the following:

Nine specific steps to prepare for an interview
Additional tips to improve the results of your job search process

Registration URL:

2. Presentation Title:  

How to Handle an Uninformed Interviewer

 

Date: Thursday, December 27th
Time: 2:00 pm EST (11:00 am PST, 12:00 pm MST, 1:00 pm CST)
Description: Have you ever been frustrated when you realize the person interviewing you doesn’t understand your credentials or the position, they are presenting to you? What can you do to turn this situation around, so you are considered for the job? During this session, we will address the following:

How you can be scheduled for a subsequent interview
How to turn this type of interview into your favor
Why it’s important to understand the priorities of this individual
Registration URL:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8271194262630961154

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.

Register for the Training in our Career Portal by clicking on the WEBINAR Tab. Then click on the event and register by clicking the webinar registration link for each event listed.

Your Login Information is:

URL: www.hrsearchincsite.com

Username: lynn Hazan

Password: (password you selected upon registration)

11-29-18: It’s Time for a New Job: Apply Now

Lynn Hazan and Associates E-Jobs listings, Events & Conferences, and Free Webinars
11-29-18: It’s Time for a New Job: Apply Now
Timing is everything. Even with the upcoming holidays, our clients are still in hiring mode. Scroll down for updates on our openings for Medical Writer and Mk Specialist-Intl Marketing. Both jobs are in Chicago.
Read about the new Digital MK program at DePaul.
Save the dates for my next presentations for the NSENG (No. Shore Exec Networking Group), Jan 21 and 22, 2019. Details to follow.
We are very excited to announce DePaul University’s Kellstadt College of Business has a new Digital Marketing Concentration!

The ever-changing and fast paced marketing landscape demands new skills of students to serve the needs of employers like you. DePaul is the first University in Chicago to graduate students with a digital marketing concentration. The concentration will be led by Dr. Steve Kelly, Director of Kellstadt Marketing Center and Jackie Kuehl, Executive Director of Digital Marketing Concentration. Students learn hands-on skills provided through classes in Internet/Interactive Marketing, Digital Marketing Communications (Paid Search), Social Media, Mobile Marketing, as well as hands-on work with internship opportunities.

Stay tuned for an upcoming event to recognize the Digital Concentration. The goal is to offer events where business professionals can engage and network in the spirit of education and professional enrichment.

Our consulting services are still going strong in the holiday season! Sign up for our Empowered Job Seeker (3 hours) or Resume Review (1 hour). We’re passing on the discounts as our holiday gifts to you.
Save $25 for the EJS and $25 for the Resume Review use code “THANKS“. Both include a kit of resource materials. Offer good until Dec 31, 2018.
Featured Article of the Week:
 Our Current Openings
Medical Writer – Medical Communication Agency
Are you a 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..
Do you have strong marketing communication skills, SM 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.
Save $25 for the EJS and $25 for the Resume Review use code “THANKS“. Both include a kit of resource materials.
Offer good until Dec 31, 2018.
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
 Events
1. Chicago Innovation Awards presents “Innovation for the Ages”
 
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
@The Metropolitan, 233 S Wacker Drive 67th Floor, Chicago
 
2. NSENG presents “How to develop an effective plan for your job search” BARRY SALTMAN (executive coach) plus networking.
Monday, Dec 10, 2018
@Glenview Library
3. NSENG presents “How to excel during your job interview” by JOHN PHILBIN (executive coach) 
Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018
@McDonald’s Hamburger Univ in Oak Brook: presents on plus networking
4. NSENG Holiday Party
Tuesday, Dec 18, 2018 6:00-9:00 PM
@Hackney’s on Lake (1514 E Lake Ave in Glenview)
 Free Webinars
1. Presentation Title:  

Re-THINK! Job Search Mistakes Even Smart People Make

Date: Tuesday, December 4th
Time: 12:00 pm EST (9:00 am PST, 10:00 am MST, 11:00 am CST)
Description:  Re-THINK and Get Results! We are going to break it down, so you can see the Job Search Mistakes being made and more importantly how to turn these mistakes around, so you can get results.

Come ready to learn! This webinar is designed for smart people who are ready to get back to work. I have helped place thousands of people get hired for jobs they love, and I want to help you, so you too can land your dream job.
Here is a sneak peak of the mistakes we are going to Re-THINK:
Disempowered Thinking
Online Resume Submittal
Ineffective Networking
Low Self-Confidence
Not Being Clear
Lack of Preparation for Interviews
Not Fully Communicating Your Value
Lack of Commitment to Job Search Activity
Fear of Follow Up
Not Having Support
This will give you the confidence you need to get your job search into “high gear”. Say GOODBYE to these mistakes and let’s get you back to work!
2. Presentation Title: Prepare Better than Your Competition Before Interviews
Date: Tuesday, December 18th
Time: 12:00 pm EST (9:00 am PST, 10:00 am MST, 11:00 am CST)
Description: The most qualified person does not necessarily get hired, it’s the person who aces the interview. How can you PREPARE better than your competition, so you end up with a job offer?   During this session, you will learn the following:

Nine specific steps to prepare for an interview
Additional tips to improve the results of your job search process

Registration URL:

2. Presentation Title:  

How to Handle an Uninformed Interviewer

 

Date: Thursday, December 27th
Time: 2:00 pm EST (11:00 am PST, 12:00 pm MST, 1:00 pm CST)
Description: Have you ever been frustrated when you realize the person interviewing you doesn’t understand your credentials or the position, they are presenting to you? What can you do to turn this situation around, so you are considered for the job? During this session, we will address the following:

How you can be scheduled for a subsequent interview
How to turn this type of interview into your favor
Why it’s important to understand the priorities of this individual
Registration URL:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8271194262630961154

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.

Register for the Training in our Career Portal by clicking on the WEBINAR Tab. Then click on the event and register by clicking the webinar registration link for each event listed.

Your Login Information is:

URL: www.hrsearchincsite.com

Username: lynn Hazan

Password: (password you selected upon registration)

11-21-18: Black Friday-Cyber Monday Specials: Career Consulting Services

Lynn Hazan and Associates E-Jobs listings, Events & Conferences, and Free Webinars
11-21-18: Black Friday-Cyber Monday Specials: Career Consulting Services
We are grateful for your trust in our recruiting and consulting services. We enjoy getting to know both our clients and candidates and the difference that the human factor can make in the job placement process.

In honor of the upcoming holiday season, we encourage you to partake in the bounty of good times to come. Sign up for our Empowered Job Seeker (3 hours) or Resume Review (1 hour). We’re passing on the discounts as our holiday gifts to you. 


Save $25 for the EJS and $25 for the Resume Review use code “THANKS”. Both include a kit of resource materials. 
Offer good until Dec 31, 2018.

In addition, we are seeking talent for the following jobs: Medical Writer and International Marketing Specialist. Both are in downtown Chicago and seek local talent. 
We also have outstanding workshops and seminars through NSENG and our own career portal.

Here’s to a strong finish for 2018!

 
Scroll down for details and for our job openings, career consulting services, events, and free webinars.
 
Featured Article of the Week:
 Our Current Openings 
Director of Comm & MKT – Non-Profit -Freelance Chicago
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.
Medical Writer – Medical Communication Agency
Are you a 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..
Do you have strong marketing communication skills, SM 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.
Save $25 for the EJS and $25 for the Resume Review use code “THANKS“. Both include a kit of resource materials.
Offer good until Dec 31, 2018.
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
 Events 
1. Chicago Innovation Awards presents “Innovation for the Ages”
 
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
@The Metropolitan, 233 S Wacker Drive 67th Floor, Chicago
 

2. NSENG presents “Your weekly LinkedIn game plan to your next job” workshop by Wayne Breitbarth 

(author of the most widely read book on LinkedIn) 
 
Monday, Nov 26, 2018 6:15-8:30pm 
@Glenview Library, 1930 Glenview Rd 
Most job seekers will tell you that LinkedIn plays an extremely significant role in their efforts to identify and connect with key individuals at prospective employers.  Most talent acquisition recruiters and executive search firms will tell you that they are actively using LinkedIn as their preferred resource for finding qualified candidates.
 
3. NSENG presents “How to develop an effective plan for your job search” BARRY SALTMAN (executive coach) plus networking.
Monday, Dec 10, 2018
@Glenview Library
4. NSENG presents “How to excel during your job interview” by JOHN PHILBIN (executive coach) 
Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018
@McDonald’s Hamburger Univ in Oak Brook: presents on plus networking
5. NSENG Holiday Party
Tuesday, Dec 18, 2018 6:00-9:00 PM
@Hackney’s on Lake (1514 E Lake Ave in Glenview)
 Free Webinars 
1. Presentation Title:  

Re-THINK! Job Search Mistakes Even Smart People Make

Date: Tuesday, December 4th
Time: 12:00 pm EST (9:00 am PST, 10:00 am MST, 11:00 am CST)
Description:  Re-THINK and Get Results! We are going to break it down, so you can see the Job Search Mistakes being made and more importantly how to turn these mistakes around, so you can get results.

Come ready to learn! This webinar is designed for smart people who are ready to get back to work. I have helped place thousands of people get hired for jobs they love, and I want to help you, so you too can land your dream job.
Here is a sneak peak of the mistakes we are going to Re-THINK:
Disempowered Thinking
Online Resume Submittal
Ineffective Networking
Low Self-Confidence
Not Being Clear
Lack of Preparation for Interviews
Not Fully Communicating Your Value
Lack of Commitment to Job Search Activity
Fear of Follow Up
Not Having Support
This will give you the confidence you need to get your job search into “high gear”. Say GOODBYE to these mistakes and let’s get you back to work!
2. Presentation Title: Prepare Better than Your Competition Before Interviews
Date: Tuesday, December 18th
Time: 12:00 pm EST (9:00 am PST, 10:00 am MST, 11:00 am CST)
Description: The most qualified person does not necessarily get hired, it’s the person who aces the interview. How can you PREPARE better than your competition, so you end up with a job offer?   During this session, you will learn the following:

Nine specific steps to prepare for an interview
Additional tips to improve the results of your job search process

Registration URL:

2. Presentation Title:  

How to Handle an Uninformed Interviewer

 

Date: Thursday, December 27th
Time: 2:00 pm EST (11:00 am PST, 12:00 pm MST, 1:00 pm CST)
Description: Have you ever been frustrated when you realize the person interviewing you doesn’t understand your credentials or the position, they are presenting to you? What can you do to turn this situation around, so you are considered for the job? During this session, we will address the following:

How you can be scheduled for a subsequent interview
How to turn this type of interview into your favor
Why it’s important to understand the priorities of this individual
Registration URL:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8271194262630961154

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.

Register for the Training in our Career Portal by clicking on the WEBINAR Tab. Then click on the event and register by clicking the webinar registration link for each event listed.

Your Login Information is:

URL: www.hrsearchincsite.com

Username: lynn Hazan

Password: (password you selected upon registration)

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11-15-18: Pre Thanksgiving: Check out our Jobs, then Celebrate!

Lynn Hazan and Associates E-Jobs listings, Events & Conferences, and Free Webinars
11-15-18: Pre Thanksgiving: Check out our Jobs, then Celebrate!
As national attention shifts to family reunions and feasts, it’s time for us to celebrate the reasons we come together. Before you do, check out our current job openings.

You can also use face time to get word out about your career aspirations and our jobs. They go well together like turkey and cranberry sauce!
Clients need Candidates for the following openings:

  1. Sneak Peek: Director of Comm & Mk– Freelance for now. Possibility to  go full time. Not for profit client in Chicago. Candidate must have outstanding writing and a commitment to not for profits.
  2.  Intl Mk Specialist-Downtown Chicago – Perfect for the new grad or candidate with 0-1 year of experience with strong social media skills. Foreign language skills highly valued. Start date: Jan 2019.
  3.   Medical Writer – Downtown Chicago-Meded agency- Ideal candidate can interpret and simplify the science of medicine. Need writing samples.
  4.  Integrated Mk Specialist – Manufacturing co- SW suburbs of Chicago- Candidate must have diversified portfolio of skill sets, including social media, integrated marcom and trade show experience.
 
Scroll down for details and for our job openings, career consulting services, events, and free webinars.
 Our Current Openings
Director of Comm & MKT – Non-Profit -Freelance Chicago
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.
Medical Writer – Medical Communication Agency
Are you a 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..
Do you have strong marketing communication skills, SM 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
 Events
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
Chicago Innovation Awards presents “Innovation for the Ages”
 
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
@The Metropolitan, 233 S Wacker Drive 67th Floor, Chicago


 Free Webinars
1. 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


2. 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.

Register for the Training in our Career Portal by clicking on the WEBINAR Tab. Then click on the event and register by clicking the webinar registration link for each event listed.

Your Login Information is:

URL: www.hrsearchincsite.com

Username: lynn Hazan

Password: (password you selected upon registration)

11-9-18: Snow Falls but Jobs Rise-Good time to be Hiring

Lynn Hazan and Associates E-Jobs listings, Events & Conferences, and Free Webinars
11-9-18: Snow Falls but Jobs Rise-Good time to be Hiring
As we get closer to the Thanksgiving holiday, many candidates think that hiring takes a break. No way. Clients are eager to hire, especially in time for the holidays. New budgets are being approved and clients want their teams in place.
What are you doing to keep yourself visible? Take advantage of social occasions to meet and greet.
I met 2 potential candidates and one referral source on the El train this morning! I am always sourcing talent… Catch me on the Red line!
Clients need Candidates for the following openings:
  1. Intl Mk Specialist-Downtown Chicago – Perfect for the new grad or candidate with 0-1 year of experience with strong social media skills. Foreign language skills highly valued. Start date: Jan 2019.
  2. Medical Writer – Downtown Chicago-Meded agency- Ideal candidate can interpret and simplify the science of medicine. Need writing samples.
  3. Integrated Mk Specialist – Manufacturing co- SW suburbs of Chicago- Candidate must have diversified portfolio of skill sets, including social media, integrated marcom and trade show experience.
 
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..
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
 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: 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
2. 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


3. 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.

Register for the Training in our Career Portal by clicking on the WEBINAR Tab. Then click on the event and register by clicking the webinar registration link for each event listed.

Your Login Information is:

URL: www.hrsearchincsite.com

Username: lynn Hazan

Password: (password you selected upon registration)

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

Lynn Hazan and Associates E-Jobs listings, Events & Conferences, and Free Webinars
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.
I encourage you to read the article below.

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.

Register for the Training in our Career Portal by clicking on the WEBINAR Tab. Then click on the event and register by clicking the webinar registration link for each event listed.

Your Login Information is:

URL: www.hrsearchincsite.com

Username: lynn Hazan

Password: (password you selected upon registration)

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10-26-18: Trick or Treat or Suffer the Consequences

 

Lynn Hazan and Associates E-Jobs listings, Events & Conferences, and Free Webinars
10-26-18: Turn your Trick into a Treat or Suffer the Consequences 
Turn your trick into a treat or else….

When you approach your interview, how do you feel? Does the Master Trickster fill you with dread and fear?  Are you sweating? Do you want to crawl into a hole and disappear? See below for the consequences….

You can avoid the Rest in Peace Syndrome by being prepared. Practice the Rule of 80-20. 80% prep, 20% execution for your interview.  Why should our clients hire you? What is your vision for the position? If you can articulate the WHY, you will progress in the interview. Support the WHY with HOW you will make a difference to the firm.  

We are here to support you. Check out our career consulting services. Details below. 


Career Consulting Services: We have enhanced our services to provide you additional support on your job search.

Resume Review: $150. One hour. Includes complimentary follow-up phone call to review revised resume and Resource Kit, for total $200 value.
Empowered Job Seeker: $300. Three hours. Complete package includes Interviewing, Job Search Strategies, Networking, and Resume Review. $500 value. Also includes Resource Kit.
Take advantage of our limited-time offer! Use code “HELLOFALL” and get $25 off on all consultation services. Offer valid thru 10/31/2018. Notice: As long as you contact us and make an appointment by 10/31/2018, you can still get the offer!
 
Scroll down for details and for our job openings, career consulting services, events, and free webinars.
Featured Article of the Week:
 
 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

Take advantage of our Resume Review and Empowered Job Seeker Fall specials.
Use code “HELLOFALL” to get a limited-time offer of $25 off. Valid thru 10/31/2018.
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. The Hot Jobs in Marketing
Friday, October 26, 2018 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM CDT
@Daley Building, 14 E. Jackson, Room 805 (For students and alums only)
Details see your handshake, DePaul students and alums!
 
2. The 17th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards
Monday October 29, 2018 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
@Harris Theater
205 East Randolph St. Chicago, IL 60611
Click Here for More Info
 Free Webinars 
1. Presentation Title: Is it Time to Consider a New Career? 
Date: Tuesday, October 30th
Time: 12:00 pm EST (9:00 am PST, 10:00 am MST, 11:00 am CST)
Description:
If you’re not achieving results in your job search, it could be time to consider new targets or a new career. During this session, we will address the following:
  • New Career Resources
  • Job Shadowing Options in the workplace
  • People in the Know
  • Realistic Expectations
Registration URL:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7185751984230630657 

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.

Register for the Training in our Career Portal by clicking on the WEBINAR Tab. Then click on the event and register by clicking the webinar registration link for each event listed.

Your Login Information is:

URL: www.hrsearchincsite.com

Username: lynn Hazan

Password: (password you selected upon registration)

10-18-18: Find your Match, Test your Grit & Apply for our Jobs!

Lynn Hazan and Associates E-Jobs listings, Events & Conferences, and Free Webinars
10-18-18: Find your Match, Test your Grit & Apply for our Jobs! 
Imagine my surprise this summer, while bike riding along the lake, when I met a group of dog walkers, who didn’t know each other.They were all out on a summer day, when they literally ran into each other. They soon discovered that their dogs were half brothers. They all came from the same breeder in WI. The dogs were thrilled to meet each other as long lost kin.

Think of the joy of discovery that you will experience when we confirm that you are the best match for our client opening(s).

We’re seeking a new grad for an international consulting co, PR Sr Acct Mgerfor our PR agency client who keeps winning new business, a Medical Writer for a Medical Communications agency, and a Marcom Specialist for a manufacturing client.

FUN QUIZ:

Do you have GRITAngela Duckworth believes that having Grit is the key to achieving not only academic success, but also career success. Grit is about having perseverance and passion for your long-term goals. It is more than just working hard; it’s loving what you are doing. Duckworth gave a Ted Talk about Grit: Grit: The Power of Perseverance and Passion. She also created the Grit test.  

Do you want to find out how gritty you are? take the test!
Career Consulting Services: We have enhanced our services to provide you additional support on your job search.
Resume Review: $150. One hour. Includes complimentary follow-up phone call to review revised resume and Resource Kit, for total $200 value.
Empowered Job Seeker: $300. Three hours. Complete package includes Interviewing, Job Search Strategies, Networking, and Resume Review. $500 value. Also includes Resource Kit.
Take advantage of our limited-time offer! Use code “HELLOFALL” and get $25 off on all consultation services. Offer valid thru 10/31/2018. Notice: As long as you contact us and make an appointment by 10/31/2018, you can still get the offer!
 
Scroll down for details and for our job openings, career consulting services, events, and free webinars.
Featured Article of the Week:

The Inner Game of Career Development

 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, 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

Take advantage of our Resume Review and Empowered Job Seeker Fall specials.
Use code “HELLOFALL” to get a limited-time offer of $25 off. Valid thru 10/31/2018.
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. Around Chicago Live! Networking at Katana Chicago

Monday, October 22, 2018 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
 
Click Here for More Info
2. The Hot Jobs in Marketing
Friday, October 26, 2018 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM CDT
@Daley Building, 14 E. Jackson, Room 805 (For students and alums only)
Details see the poster above
 
3. The 17th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards
Monday October 29, 2018 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
@Harris Theater
205 East Randolph St. Chicago, IL 60611
Click Here for More Info
 Free Webinars 
1. Presentation Title: Timing is Everything in a Job Search
Date: Thursday, October 25th
Time: 11:00 am EST (8:00 am PST, 9:00 am MST, 10:00 am CST)
Description:
During your job search, it’s all about timing, timing, timing! When you hear NO, it probably just meant “NOT NOW, but maybe later!”
Timing is either your best friend or worst enemy when you’re in a job search. During this session, you will learn the following:
  • The impact of timing on your job search
  • Why thorough research of companies and your contact is critical to your success
Registration URL:
2. Presentation Title: Is it Time to Consider a New Career?
Date: Tuesday, October 30th
Time: 12:00 pm EST (9:00 am PST, 10:00 am MST, 11:00 am CST)
Description:
If you’re not achieving results in your job search, it could be time to consider new targets or a new career. During this session, we will address the following:
  • New Career Resources
  • Job Shadowing Options in the workplace
  • People in the Know
  • Realistic Expectations
Registration URL:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7185751984230630657 

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.

Register for the Training in our Career Portal by clicking on the WEBINAR Tab. Then click on the event and register by clicking the webinar registration link for each event listed.

Your Login Information is:

URL: www.hrsearchincsite.com

Username: lynn Hazan

Password: (password you selected upon registration)

10-11-18: New job! Medical Writer – Downtown Chicago & Other Jobs in Need of Talent: Intl Mk, PR

Lynn Hazan and Associates E-Jobs listings, Events & Conferences, and Free Webinars
10-11-18: New job! Medical Writer – Downtown Chicago & Other Jobs in Need of Talent: Intl Mk, PR
Great news! A medical communications agency in downtown Chicago is in need of a Medical Writer to join its dynamic team. Ideal candidate has 1-3 or 3-5+ years of experience. Translate medical and scientific language into dynamic presentations, working closely with the account team and designers. Unique environment and beautiful offices. Local talent please. See specs below.
 
International Mk Specialist: Our downtown Chicago client is eager to hire a new grad or a candidate with 0-1 year of experience. Strong writing skills and social media expertise are very important.
Sr Account Manager: Real Estate PR Agency: Core skills needed: Writing, pitching, and client deliverables. Put your experience to work with a great team of staff. LH&A has placed many of them. Our client keeps hiring because she keeps winning new business.
Upcoming events: DePaul University on Oct 26 for Hot Jobs in Marketing (for students and alums only). I’ll be presenting on internships.
 
Save the date for the Chicago Innovation Awards on Oct 29. Want to volunteer for this event? Contact Paul Kitti at Chicago Innovation.
Best networking event in Chicago on Oct 22 with Around Chicago Live.
 
 
Career Consulting Services: We have enhanced our services to provide you additional support on your job search.
Resume Review: $150. One hour. Includes complimentary follow-up phone call to review revised resume and Resource Kit, for total $200 value.
Empowered Job Seeker: $300. Three hours. Complete package includes Interviewing, Job Search Strategies, Networking, and Resume Review. $500 value. Also includes Resource Kit.
Take advantage of our limited-time offer! Use code “HELLOFALL” and get $25 off on all consultation services. Offer valid thru 10/31/2018. Notice: As long as you contact us and make an appointment by 10/31/2018, you can still get the offer!
 
Scroll down for details and for our job openings, career consulting services, events, and free webinars.
Featured Article of the Week:
 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, 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..
Social Media Strategist – Real Estate PR – Near North Chicago Suburb
Are you a Social Media Strategist? Have experience in creating unique content to maximize engagement on social media platforms? Do you enjoy pitching to prospective clients? Have you consulted with clients to determine social media best practices? Are you a pro on platforms, including Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter? Want to work full-time,  part-time, or temp to perm? Click here to read more..
What client does: 
Client is a boutique, family-friendly PR agency with flexible hours. Strong emphasis on creativity, integrity, determination and fun.
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.
Integ. Marketing Specialist – Manufacturing – SW Chicago Suburb
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

Take advantage of our Resume Review and Empowered Job Seeker Fall specials.
Use code “HELLOFALL” to get a limited-time offer of $25 off. Valid thru 10/31/2018.
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
  • Role of Communications in Creating Best Places to Work- Zappos:
October 16-18, 2018. Zappos HQ, Las Vegas
  •  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. Around Chicago Live! Networking at Katana Chicago

Monday, October 22, 2018 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
 
Click Here for More Info
2. The Hot Jobs in Marketing
Friday, October 26, 2018 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM CDT
@Daley Building, 14 E. Jackson, Room 805 (For students and alums only)
Details see the poster above
 
3. The 17th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards
Monday October 29, 2018 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
@Harris Theater
205 East Randolph St. Chicago, IL 60611
Click Here for More Info
 Free Webinars 
1. Presentation Title: GETTING UNSTUCK: How to Re-THINK Your Job Search 
Date: Thursday, October 16th
Time: 12:00 pm EST (9:00 am PST, 10:00 am MST, 11:00 am CST)
Description:
Job searching doesn’t have to be hard and defeating. Come find out how to be an UNSTOPPABLE SOURCE of POWER in achieving your goals.

Learn how you can use SIMPLE SYSTEMS that allow you to be effective in your job search. Start to use a PROVEN PROCESS that can turn frustrations and obstacles into opportunities – on the spot! What a great ADVANTAGE for you to have “huge breakthrough” in your job search!  Here is a peek of what we’ll cover in the webinar:

  • GET FOCUSED: A clear focus allows to be super-effective as you to aim directly for your goal and course-correct as necessary.
  • ACCOUNTABILITY MEASURES: The right thinking and right actions lead you to the right results! Measure it and you get better and better.
  • REACHING for EXCELLENCE: You are the only authority in your life. Do your personal best every day!
  • GETTING UNSTUCK: Instantly let go of negative feelings like fear, resistance, and procrastination
There is so much happening in our lives today, that it doesn’t take much to knock us off-track. This webinar is uplifting and empowering!
Registration URL:
2. Presentation Title: Timing is Everything in a Job Search
Date: Thursday, October 25th
Time: 11:00 am EST (8:00 am PST, 9:00 am MST, 10:00 am CST)
Description:
During your job search, it’s all about timing, timing, timing! When you hear NO, it probably just meant “NOT NOW, but maybe later!”
Timing is either your best friend or worst enemy when you’re in a job search. During this session, you will learn the following:
  • The impact of timing on your job search
  • Why thorough research of companies and your contact is critical to your success
Registration URL:
3. Presentation Title: Is it Time to Consider a New Career?
Date: Tuesday, October 30th
Time: 12:00 pm EST (9:00 am PST, 10:00 am MST, 11:00 am CST)
Description:
If you’re not achieving results in your job search, it could be time to consider new targets or a new career. During this session, we will address the following:
  • New Career Resources
  • Job Shadowing Options in the workplace
  • People in the Know
  • Realistic Expectations
Registration URL:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7185751984230630657 

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.

Register for the Training in our Career Portal by clicking on the WEBINAR Tab. Then click on the event and register by clicking the webinar registration link for each event listed.

Your Login Information is:

URL: www.hrsearchincsite.com

Username: lynn Hazan

Password: (password you selected upon registration)

10-2-18: A Cornucopia of Jobs in Intl MK, PR and SM Strategy Plus Great Content

Lynn Hazan and Associates E-Jobs listings, Events & Conferences, and Free Webinars
10-2-18: A Cornucopia of Jobs in Intl MK, PR and SM Strategy Plus Great Content
Fall is a great time to be hiring. Our clients are in need of talent. Ideal candidates are eager, motivated and can offer specific skill sets and expertiseWhat can you offer a hiring manager that he/she can’t find in another candidate? Be prepared to answer these questions:

What makes you special? Why should I hire you?
I also anticipate new jobs soon. Keep an eye out for opportunities that call out your name.
This past week, I participated on a panel for the AMWA (American Medical Writers Assn). I was very impressed by my fellow presenters, Kathleen Louden and Mia DeFino and to Organizer Jessica Reimer. Hope to see you at upcoming events, including DePaul on Oct 26 for Hot Jobs in Marketing (for students and alums only). I’ll be presenting on internships. Save the date for the Chicago Innovation Awards on Oct 29 and the best networking event in Chicago on Oct 22 with Around Chicago Live.
Career Consulting Services: We have enhanced our services to provide you additional support on your job search.
Resume Review: $150. One hour. Includes complimentary follow-up phone call to review revised resume and Resource Kit, for total $200 value.
Empowered Job Seeker: $300. Three hours. Complete package includes Interviewing, Job Search Strategies, Networking, and Resume Review. $500 value. Also includes Resource Kit.
Take advantage of our limited-time offer! Use code “HELLOFALL” and get $25 off on all consultation services. Valid thru 10/31/2018.
Scroll down for details and for our job openings, career consulting services, events, and free webinars.
Here’s to the bounty of the season.
 Our Current Openings 
Marketing Associate – Intl. Business Consulting Firm – Downtown Chicago
Are you interested in international business? Eager to showcase your writing, 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..
Social Media Strategist – Real Estate PR – Near North Chicago Suburb
What client does: 
Client is a boutique, family-friendly PR agency with flexible hours. Strong emphasis on creativity, integrity, determination and fun.
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

Take advantage of our Resume Review and Empowered Job Seeker Fall specials.
Use code “HELLOFALL” to get a limited-time offer of $25 off. Valid thru 10/31/2018.
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-Summer Special
“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
  • Role of Communications in Creating Best Places to Work- Zappos:
October 16-18, 2018. Zappos HQ, Las Vegas
  •  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 
1.1.  NSENG presents  

“How to maintain a positive attitude and how it can impact your job search” featuring DIDI KING (life success coach)
Tuesday Oct 2, 2018 6:15 PM – 8:30 PM @ McDonald’s Hamburger Univ – 2715 Jorie Blvd, Oak Brook
 
2. Around Chicago Live! Networking at Katana Chicago

Mon, October 22, 2018 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM CDT


Click Here for More Info
3. The 17th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards
Monday October 29, 2018 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
@Harris Theater
205 East Randolph St. Chicago, IL 60611
Click Here for More Info
 Free Webinars 
1. Presentation Title: Is My Experience Helping or Hurting My Search?
Date: Wednesday, October 3rd
Time: 2:00 pm EST (11:00 am PST, 12:00 pm MST, 1:00 pm CST)
Description:
Have you ever wondered if your extensive experience or lack of experience is what’s hurting your efforts to find a job? During this session, we will address the following:
  • Does extensive experience eliminate you because you’re over-qualified?
  • Should you apply for jobs mandating experience when you have none?
  • If you’re changing careers, is your past work experience even relevant?
  • How to most effectively list experience on your resume or CV
Registration URL:
2. Presentation Title: Start at the Top and Work Your Way Down
Date: Thursday, October 11th
Time: 11:00 am EST (8:00 am PST, 9:00 am MST, 10:00 am CST)
Description:
Most decision makers have weak links in their department or company. Often this has not been discussed with Human Resources and there is no active search being conducted. These unadvertised inactive job searches can provide you with one of the greatest opportunities to get hired. During this session, we will address the following:
  • The importance of contacting hiring authorities directly
  • Who is your best contact in a targeted company?
  • How do you effectively market yourself?
Registration URL:
3. Presentation Title: GETTING UNSTUCK: How to Re-THINK Your Job Search 
Date: Thursday, October 16th
Time: 12:00 pm EST (9:00 am PST, 10:00 am MST, 11:00 am CST)
Description:
Job searching doesn’t have to be hard and defeating. Come find out how to be an UNSTOPPABLE SOURCE of POWER in achieving your goals.

Learn how you can use SIMPLE SYSTEMS that allow you to be effective in your job search. Start to use a PROVEN PROCESS that can turn frustrations and obstacles into opportunities – on the spot! What a great ADVANTAGE for you to have “huge breakthrough” in your job search!  Here is a peek of what we’ll cover in the webinar:

  • GET FOCUSED: A clear focus allows to be super-effective as you to aim directly for your goal and course-correct as necessary.
  • ACCOUNTABILITY MEASURES: The right thinking and right actions lead you to the right results! Measure it and you get better and better.
  • REACHING for EXCELLENCE: You are the only authority in your life. Do your personal best every day!
  • GETTING UNSTUCK: Instantly let go of negative feelings like fear, resistance, and procrastination
There is so much happening in our lives today, that it doesn’t take much to knock us off-track. This webinar is uplifting and empowering!
Registration URL:
4. Presentation Title: Timing is Everything in a Job Search
Date: Tuesday, October 23rd
Time: 3:00 pm EST (12:00 pm PST, 1:00 pm MST, 2:00 pm CST)
Description:
During your job search, it’s all about timing, timing, timing! When you hear NO, it probably just meant “NOT NOW, but maybe later!”
Timing is either your best friend or worst enemy when you’re in a job search. During this session, you will learn the following:
  • The impact of timing on your job search
  • Why thorough research of companies and your contact is critical to your success
Registration URL:
5. Presentation Title: Is it Time to Consider a New Career?
Date: Tuesday, October 30th
Time: 12:00 pm EST (9:00 am PST, 10:00 am MST, 11:00 am CST)
Description:
If you’re not achieving results in your job search, it could be time to consider new targets or a new career. During this session, we will address the following:
  • New Career Resources
  • Job Shadowing Options in the workplace
  • People in the Know
  • Realistic Expectations
Registration URL:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7185751984230630657 

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.

Register for the Training in our Career Portal by clicking on the WEBINAR Tab. Then click on the event and register by clicking the webinar registration link for each event listed.

Your Login Information is:

URL: www.hrsearchincsite.com

Username: lynn Hazan

Password: (password you selected upon registration)