Category Archives: Lynn’s blog

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)

9-21-18: New Mk Job for New Grad, AMWA Presentation & More for YOU!

Lynn Hazan and Associates E-Jobs listings, Events & Conferences, and Free Webinars
9-21-18: New Mk Job for New Grad, AMWA Presentation & More for YOU!

Greetings. With the 1st official day of Fall, we are happy to announce a new job opening in international marketing for a downtown Chicago client. Put your foreign language skills to work! Keep reading for more details. Client wants to hire ASAP.

Lots of hot trends to report about medical writing as a career track. Come join me at the AMWA event on Sept 26.
Jobs: We are still recruiting in the Real Estate space for a PR Sr Acct Managerand a Social Media Strategist for one of our favorite clients. Be part of a dynamic PR agency that produces outstanding news coverage for its top tier real estate clients. No real estate experience is needed, just the desire to learn!
Career Consulting Services: We have enhanced our services to provide you additional support on your job search. Check out the Resume Review and Empowered Job Seeker coaching sessions.
Save $250 on a Ragan Conference. Scroll down for more details.
Thank you for your ongoing support. Feel free to pass on our job openings to friends and colleagues.
More info about events and free webinars below.

 

September 26, American Medical Writers Association presents “Value-driven Relationship Building for Freelancers Panel” with speakers Kathleen Louden, Mia DeFino, and Lynn Hazan. Come get insights into how to market oneself and find and keep clients to establish a successful freelancing business.  Hear about the latest new jobs for Medical Writers.
It’s time for our Fall Specials.  
 
Here we present the newest pricing of our consulting services.
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.
Details and links see below.
 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
 
  • Brand Storytelling & Content Marketing- Intel:
September 26-28, 2018. San Jose, CA
  • Employee Communications, PR & Social Media Summit- Microsoft:
October 3-5, 2018. Redmond,WA
  • 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. American Medical Writers Association presents “Value-driven Relationship Building for Freelancers Panel” with speakers Kathleen Louden, Mia DeFino, and Lynn Hazan
Location:The Happ Inn Bar & Grill – 305 North Happ Rd. Northfield, IL 60093

Date: Wed, September 26, 2018 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM CDT
Description:A three-member panel will provide insights into how to market oneself and find and keep clients to establish a successful freelancing business. The opportunity for Q&A will be available after introduction of the panelists.
Click Here for More Info
 
 
2. DePaul KMG Fall Kickoff
Tuesday September 25, 2018 4:30pm to 6:30pm @DPC 7900 Coleman Entrepreneurship Center  (map)
Click Here for More Info
3. NSENG presents  

“How to maintain a positive attitude and how it can impact your job search” featuring DIDI KING (life success coach)


Monday Oct 1, 2018 6:15 PM – 8:30 PM @ Glenview Library – 1930 Glenview Rd
Tuesday Oct 2, 2018 6:15 PM – 8:30 PM @ McDonald’s Hamburger Univ – 2715 Jorie Blvd, Oak Brook

 

 
4. Around Chicago Live! Networking at Katana Chicago

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


Click Here for More Info
 Free Webinars 
1. Presentation Title: Negotiate the Highest Compensation Package
Date: Tuesday, September 25th
Time:   11:00 am EST (8:00 am PST, 9:00 am MST, 10:00 am CST)
Description:
You’ve been through several interviews, and just completed the final interview where the employer said they would be putting your offer together.  Then it hits you that you never discussed money or benefits throughout the hiring process.  You need a job, but can’t afford to accept something that is lower than your expenses, so do you wait and pray or bring up the topic of compensation before the offer is extended?  That question and the following questions will be answered during this session:
  • How do you negotiate the best salary?
  • What areas can you negotiate in a compensation package?
  • What areas are not eligible for negotiations?
  • How do you get the best compensation package without jeopardizing the job offer?
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)

9-13-18: Put your Heart into a New Job – Social Media, PR & Mk Positions

Lynn Hazan and Associates E-Jobs listings, Events & Conferences, and Free Webinars

9-13-18: Put your Heart into a New Job – Social Media, PR & Mk Positions

The best candidates bring passion and expertise to new jobs. You
can be that candidate for our clients! 
You will be the point person for major initiatives where you can make a difference.

PR Agency- Near North Chicago Suburb: 2 Openings:

Social Media Strategist

PR Sr Account Manager

No real estate experience is necessary. This agency is one of the few that is open to talent from different backgrounds in Social Media and/or PR. Our client is a leader in the real estate space.
Join the team and bring your expertise to make a difference. We will consider Social Media talent for full time, temp or temp to perm. The PR Account Manager is a full time position.
Our manufacturing client in the SW suburbs needs a MK Specialist with strong marcom talent, social media and (ideally) trade show experience. Send your resume and samples.
 

Lynn Hazan & Assoc.: Intern

Our interns have gone on to work in marketing, sales, PR, marketing recruiting, and human resources. Join our team and build your resume!
Check out the discounts for the Ragan Communications conferences and seminars from NSENG.
For details on all of our jobs, workshops and articles, see the jobs and links below.
 Our Current Openings 
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. Will also consider candidate for full time or part-time employment. 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.
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 Summer specials. Prices go up in the fall.
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
 
  • Brand Storytelling & Content Marketing- Intel:
September 26-28, 2018. San Jose, CA
  • Employee Communications, PR & Social Media Summit- Microsoft:
October 3-5, 2018. Redmond,WA
  • 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. American Medical Writers Association presents “Value-driven Relationship Building for Freelancers Panel” with speakers Kathleen Louden, Mia DeFino, and Lynn Hazan

Location:The Happ Inn Bar & Grill – 305 North Happ Rd. Northfield, IL 60093

Date: Wed, September 26, 2018 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM CDT
Description:A three-member panel will provide insights into how to market oneself and find and keep clients to establish a successful freelancing business. The opportunity for Q&A will be available after introduction of the panelists.
Click Here for More Info
2. NSENG presents “How to train your brain to perform better during interview & networking meetings” featuring JOHN KENNEDY (executive brain coach)
 
Monday Sept 17, 2018 6:15 PM – 8:30 PM @ Glenview Library – 1930 Glenview Rd
Tuesday Sept 18, 2918 6:15 PM – 8:30PM @ McDonald’s Hamburger Univ – 2715 Jorie Blvd, Oak Brook

 

 
3. DePaul KMG Fall kickoff
Tuesday September 25, 2018 4:30pm to 6:30pm @DPC 7900 Coleman Entrepreneurship Center  (map)
Click Here for More Info
4.  NESENG presents  “How to maintain a positive attitude and how it can impact your job search” featuring DIDI KING (life success coach)

 

Monday Oct 1, 2018 6:15 PM – 8:30 PM @ Glenview Library – 1930 Glenview Rd
Tuesday Oct 2, 2018 6:15 PM – 8:30 PM @ McDonald’s Hamburger Univ – 2715 Jorie Blvd, Oak Brook

 

 
5. Around Chicago Live! Networking at Katana Chicago

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

 

Click Here for More Info

 Free Webinars 
1. Presentation Title: What are the Pros and Cons of Working Contract Positions?
Date:  Monday, September 17th
Time:   12:00 pm EST (9:00 am PST, 10:00 am MST, 11:00 am CST)
Description:
Have you ever thought about working as a Contractor, but thought that would hurt your career?  Did you know that Contractors can make more money than individuals who work a traditional 40 hour a week job?  Do you really know the pros and cons of working as a Contractor?  During this session, we will address the following:
  • PROS of working as a contractor
  • CONS of working as a contractor
  • Why working Contract has become a popular choice for employment
2. Presentation Title: Negotiate the Highest Compensation Package
Date: Tuesday, September 25th
Time:   11:00 am EST (8:00 am PST, 9:00 am MST, 10:00 am CST)
Description:
You’ve been through several interviews, and just completed the final interview where the employer said they would be putting your offer together.  Then it hits you that you never discussed money or benefits throughout the hiring process.  You need a job, but can’t afford to accept something that is lower than your expenses, so do you wait and pray or bring up the topic of compensation before the offer is extended?  That question and the following questions will be answered during this session:
  • How do you negotiate the best salary?
  • What areas can you negotiate in a compensation package?
  • What areas are not eligible for negotiations?
  • How do you get the best compensation package without jeopardizing the job offer?
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.

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8-31-18: Back to School- Back to Work-Priority Job to Fill: Social Media Strategist & Other Openings

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8-31-18: Back to School- Back to Work-Priority Job to Fill: Social Media Strategist & Other Openings

Remember the back to school feeling, whether you are a recent grad or many years removed? Whether you relish buying new tech equipment or paper and pens, you want to be prepared.
Our clients want candidates who will make a difference to their businesses. Bring your smarts, leadership, technical abilities and core competencies to a new job.
We are on deadline for candidates for the Social Media Strategist position. This real estate PR agency has won many new clients who want social media coverage. Play your role in making a difference. We will consider candidates for full time, temp, temp to perm or project based work. Candidate needs to be well versed in social media, strategic, hands on and have outstanding writing skills. If this describes you, let’s connect.
The same PR agency also needs a seasoned Sr Account Manager to manage several clients. This candidate will be a strong writer with excellent media relations abilities and client management skills. Great team to work with.
Our manufacturing client in the SW suburbs needs a MK Specialist with strong marcom talent, social media and (ideally) trade show experience. Send your resume and samples.
Lynn Hazan & Assoc: We love our interns and look forward to adding motivated college students and/or post grads to our unique program.
Check out the discounts for the Ragan Communications conferences and seminars from NSENG.
For details on all of our jobs, workshops and articles, see the jobs and links below.
Featured Article of the Week: Source: Commpro
Undoubtedly, social media is still one of the most powerful digital marketing platforms around, albeit with unique marketing challenges. The trends in social media keep changing, and this change holds a real meaning when it’s about B2C businesses. That’s because in the B2C sector, customers gain an immense level of power to control everything from service propositions to product features.

B2C Social Media Marketing Mistakes

 Our Current Openings
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. Will also consider candidate for full time or part-time employment. 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.
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 Summer specials. Prices go up in the fall.
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
  • Leadership & Executive Communications:
Sep 13-14, 2018. Washington D.C
  • Brand Storytelling & Content Marketing- Intel:
September 26-28, 2018. San Jose, CA
  • Employee Communications, PR & Social Media Summit- Microsoft:
October 3-5, 2018. Redmond,WA
  • 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. NSENG: “How to apply ‘Design Thinking’ to stress & resiliency in your job search” with speaker John Coyle 
 
Location: OAK BROOK McDonald’s Hamburger Univ (2715 Jorie)
Date: Tue Sept 4th from 6:15-8:30pm
Description: Job search stress can often paralyze job seekers from making significant progress in their career search. And without the ability to bounce back quickly from setbacks, a downward spiral can ensue. But there are specific tactics that you can take to prevent this from happening. John is a world renowned speaker and his presentation will cover:
  • The latest neuroscience findings around stress and resiliency (some of the greatest impediments to a job seeker’s progress)
  • Tools to recover from stress and how to come back stronger during your search
  • A new model of resiliency… one where “proactive challenges” are designed to build capacity for even greater performance when under pressure
  • How focusing on strengths and mindfulness creates increased resiliency for job seekers
2. NSENG: “Dynamic personal branding & social networking for your job search” with speaker JD Gershbein
Location: GLENVIEW
Glenview Library (1930 Glenview RD)
Date: Wed Sept 5th from 6:15-8:30pm

Description: Job seekers with the strongest personal brands and the deepest networks possess a competitive edge over other candidates. Learn techniques for bolstering your brand and creatively communicating your value online to your professional network and potential employers. Topics that JD will cover include:

  • How to position yourself as a high-impact candidate
  • How personal branding drives network strengths
  • How to boost your engagement with decision-makers at target companies
  • How to leverage LinkedIn more effectively in your job search
  • How to engender trust and build credibility through LinkedIn recommendations
  • How to convey your leadership brand on LinkedIn more effectively
3. “Value-driven Relationship Building for Freelancers Panel” with speakers Kathleen Louden, Mia DeFino, and Lynn Hazan

Location:The Happ Inn Bar & Grill – 305 North Happ Rd. Northfield, IL 60093

Date: Wed, September 26, 2018 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM CDT
Description:A three-member panel will provide insights into how to market oneself and find and keep clients to establish a successful freelancing business. The opportunity for Q&A will be available after introduction of the panelists.
Click Here for More Info
 
 Free Webinars
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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8-23-18: Put your Dance Form and Job Search in High Gear.

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 8-23-18: Put your Dance Form and Job Search in High Gear.
Put your dance form and job search in high gear. Match the energy and enthusiasm these Spanish dancers exhibited at Millennium Park this week.
As the summer winds down, we can still enjoy the rush as we transition into the Fall with new jobs to fill.
The economy is strong. Clients are hiring. You can be our next placement.
If you have strong marketing communications experience and want to work on trade shows, join our client in the SW suburbs of Chicago.
Move on to the near North suburbs of Chicago if you have excellent PR skills or Social Media expertise. Our PR agency client keeps winning new business and is happy to hire. Interest in real estate is a plus.
Join the LH&A intern program. We have the best interns! I’m biased.
Catch up with all the latest workshops and seminars to get you primed for success on your job interviews. See info below.
 
Free Webinar: It Is Time for a New Job Target

 

Date: Tuesday, August 28th
Time: 3:00 pm EST (12:00 pm PST, 1:00 pm MST, 2:00 pm CST). See below forinstructions on how to register.
  
Scroll Down For Additional Webinars & Workshops

 

Featured Article of the Week: Source: Mindtools
If you hear that a new team member or manager is “emotionally intelligent,” you’ll probably nod gratefully. You’ll understand that he or she will likely listen to you, try to see things from your point of view, and resist jumping to conclusions.

How Mindfulness Leads to Emotional Intelligence

 Our Current Openings 
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…
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. Will also consider candidate for full time or part-time employment. 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.
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.
Associate Product Manager– Manufacturing- SW Chicago Suburb
Do you have strong marketing or product management experience from a manufacturing, hard goods or construction environment? Are you process oriented?  Enjoy managing up to 10 simultaneous projects?  Do you enjoy working with R+D, purchasing, supply chain, operations and plant management? Expert on Excel? Here’s your opportunity to use marketing or product management expertise to help launch projects/products in a planned timeline. 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
Take advantage of our Resume Review and Empowered Job Seeker Summer specials. Prices go up in the fall.
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
  • Leadership & Executive Communications:
Sep 13-14, 2018. Washington D.C
  • Brand Storytelling & Content Marketing- Intel:
September 26-28, 2018. San Jose, CA
  • Employee Communications, PR & Social Media Summit- Microsoft:
October 3-5, 2018. Redmond,WA
  • 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. NSENG: “How to apply ‘Design Thinking’ to stress & resiliency in your job search” with speaker John Coyle 
 
Location: OAK BROOK McDonald’s Hamburger Univ (2715 Jorie)
Date: Tue Sept 4th from 6:15-8:30pm
Description: Job search stress can often paralyze job seekers from making significant progress in their career search. And without the ability to bounce back quickly from setbacks, a downward spiral can ensue. But there are specific tactics that you can take to prevent this from happening. John is a world renowned speaker and his presentation will cover:
  • The latest neuroscience findings around stress and resiliency (some of the greatest impediments to a job seeker’s progress)
  • Tools to recover from stress and how to come back stronger during your search
  • A new model of resiliency… one where “proactive challenges” are designed to build capacity for even greater performance when under pressure
  • How focusing on strengths and mindfulness creates increased resiliency for job seekers
2. NSENG: “Dynamic personal branding & social networking for your job search” with speaker JD Gershbein
Location: GLENVIEW
Glenview Library (1930 Glenview RD)
Date: Wed Sept 5th from 6:15-8:30pm

Description: Job seekers with the strongest personal brands and the deepest networks possess a competitive edge over other candidates. Learn techniques for bolstering your brand and creatively communicating your value online to your professional network and potential employers. Topics that JD will cover include:

  • How to position yourself as a high-impact candidate
  • How personal branding drives network strengths
  • How to boost your engagement with decision-makers at target companies
  • How to leverage LinkedIn more effectively in your job search
  • How to engender trust and build credibility through LinkedIn recommendations
  • How to convey your leadership brand on LinkedIn more effectively
 
 Free Webinars
Presentation Title: It Is Time for a New Job Target
 
Date:Tuesday, August 28th 
Time: 3:00pm EST (12:00 pm PST, 1:00 pm MST, 2:00 pm CST)
 
   If you’ve been in your job search more than six months with little or no results, it may be time to consider a new job target to put momentum back in your job search. During this session, we will discuss the following:
  • How to determine if it’s you or your target
  • Steps to identify a new target
  • How to market yourself
  • Pros and cons of multiple job targets
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)

8-17-18: Play Your Cards Right-You Have the Winning Hand!

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8-17-18: Play Your Cards Right-You Have the Winning Hand!
Ace your Job Search!

Real Estate PR+ SM:
You can be our next placement. Our real estate PR agency client seeks talented candidates with outstanding writing skills, social media and PR expertise, attention to detail and no typos.
Real estate is in growth mode in Chicago. Help write a new chapter in the evolution of the City.

Check out our other job openings below. We have positions in integrated marcom and project management for a manufacturing company in the SW suburbs of Chicago.

LH&A is also interviewing candidates for its renowned Internship program. Scroll down for details.

Take advantage of the $250 credit to advance your expertise as a professional communicator. See upcoming conferences from Ragan Communications.

Participate in our free webinars to enhance your interviewing skills and check out the latest events.

 
Free Webinar: A Day In The Life of a Job Seeker
 

Date: Thursday, August 23rd
Time: 11:00 am EST (8:00 am PST, 9:00 am MST, 10:00 am CST). See below forinstructions on how to register.
Scroll Down For Additional Webinars & Workshops
Featured Article of the Week:  Source: INC Magazine
When it comes to success in any area of your life, continuous improvement is part of the job. Intentions are great, but it’s the actions you take that decide your outcomes. Need some ideas on ways you can improve? Here are the habits 19 successful founders and executives say they practice to push themselves to the next level.

19 Ideas on How to Push Yourself to the Next Level

 Our Current Openings
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. Will also consider candidate for full time or part-time employment. 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.
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.
Associate Product Manager– Manufacturing- SW Chicago Suburb
Do you have strong marketing or product management experience from a manufacturing, hard goods or construction environment? Are you process oriented?  Enjoy managing up to 10 simultaneous projects?  Do you enjoy working with R+D, purchasing, supply chain, operations and plant management? Expert on Excel? Here’s your opportunity to use marketing or product management expertise to help launch projects/products in a planned timeline. Click here to read more…
Do you have strong marketing communication skills and trade show experience? Experience from manufacturing, hard goods or constructionfrom 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 Summer specials. Prices go up in the fall.
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
  • Leadership & Executive Communications:
Sep 13-14, 2018. Washington D.C
  • Brand Storytelling & Content Marketing- Intel:
September 26-28, 2018. San Jose, CA
  • Employee Communications, PR & Social Media Summit- Microsoft:
October 3-5, 2018. Redmond,WA
  • Role of Communications in Creating Best Places to Work- Zappos:
October 16-18, 2018. Zappos HQ, Las Vegas
  •  Best Practices for Communicators in Highly Regulated Industries:
November 8-9, 2018. New York City
 Events
 

1. NSENG (Presenter: Pam Schilling)
Tuesday August 21st, 2018. McDonald’s Hamburger Univ in Oak Brook (RM. 136)
6:15-8:30pm
“How to network more effectively to build advocates within the companies you are targeting”
Pam’s presentation will cover:
  • Relationship impact: How relationships impact your job search and career on a short and long-term basis.
  • Relationship needs: How to evaluate your job search relationship needs today and in the future.
  • Network assessment: How to analyze your current connections, relationships and potential gaps.
  • Action steps: How to create specific action plans that identify potential advocates, build relationships and implement the kind of routine that will dramatically influence your job search.
2. NSENG (Presenter: Pam Schilling)
Wednesday August 22nd, 2018. Glenview Library. Glenview, IL
6:15-8:30pm
“How to network more effectively to build advocates within the companies you are targeting”
Pam’s presentation will cover:
  • Relationship impact: How relationships impact your job search and career on a short and long-term basis.
  • Relationship needs: How to evaluate your job search relationship needs today and in the future.
  • Network assessment: How to analyze your current connections, relationships and potential gaps.
  • Action steps: How to create specific action plans that identify potential advocates, build relationships and implement the kind of routine that will dramatically influence your job search.
 Aug 21st & 22nd meeting agendas will include:
6:15-6:30 Open networking
6:30-6:45 Meeting announcements
6:45-7:35  Presentation and Q&A
7:35-8:30  Small group networking (10-15 people in each group)
    3. Around Chicago LIVE! 
     
    Thurs August 23, 2018. 175 E. Delaware Place, Chicago 60611
    Networking at the Signature Room at the 95th.
    Lynn will be attending.
    Details :
     
     
     Free Webinars
     
    Presentation Title: A Day In The Life of a Job Seeker
     
    Date: Thursday, August 23rd
    Time: 11:am EST (8:00 am PST, 9:00 am MST, 10:00 am CST)
     
      During this webinar we will review what you should accomplish each and every day of our job search, if you want to enjoy improved results. During this session, we will address the following:
    • Daily activities and priorities
    • Networking
    • Follow-Ups
    • Tracking and reviews
    Presentation Title: It Is Time for a New Job Target
     
    Date:Tuesday, August 28th 
    Time: 3:00pm EST (12:00 pm PST, 1:00 pm MST, 2:00 pm CST)
     
       If you’ve been in your job search more than six months with little or no results, it may be time to consider a new job target to put momentum back in your job search. During this session, we will discuss the following:
    • How to determine if it’s you or your target
    • Steps to identify a new target
    • How to market yourself
    • Pros and cons of multiple job targets
    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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    See what’s happening on our social sites:
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    8-10-18: Take your Career to New Heights-Hot Jobs in Real Estate PR & SM

    Lynn Hazan and Associates E-Jobs listings, Events & Conferences, and Free Webinars
    8-10-18: Take your Career to New Heights-Hot Jobs in Real Estate PR & SM
     Our real estate PR agency client continues to win new business. Good news for LH&A candidates. Let your talent soar as a Social Media Strategist or Sr Account Manager. Immediate hires.
    Take advantage of the $250 credit to advance your expertise as a professional communicator. See upcoming conferences from Ragan Communications.
    LH&A is also interviewing candidates for its renowned Internship program. Scroll down for details.

    Participate in our free webinars to enhance your interviewing skills and check out the latest events.

     
     Sr Account Mger+ SM Strategist-Real Estate PR Agency
    Want to work in the real estate market? Do you have transferable skills as a PR pro or Social Media expert? My client will hire candidates who want to switch career tracks, a unique opportunity for a motivated PR or Social Media professional. Great team. Fun work.

    Free Webinar: Ignite Your Job Search with Confidence – Re-THINK You!
     

    Date: Wednesday, August 15th
    Time: 1:00 pm EST (10:00 am PST, 11:00 am MST, 12:00 pm CST). See below for instructions on how to register.
    Scroll Down For Additional Webinars & Workshops
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    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. Will also consider candidate for full time or part-time employment. 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.
    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.
    Associate Product Manager– Manufacturing- SW Chicago Suburb
    Do you have strong marketing or product management experience from a manufacturing, hard goods or construction environment? Are you process oriented?  Enjoy managing up to 10 simultaneous projects?  Do you enjoy working with R+D, purchasing, supply chain, operations and plant management? Expert on Excel? Here’s your opportunity to use marketing or product management expertise to help launch projects/products in a planned timeline. Click here to read more…
    Do you have strong marketing communication skills and trade show experience? Experience from manufacturing, hard goods or constructionfrom 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 Summer specials. Prices go up in the fall.
    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
    • Leadership & Executive Communications:
    Sep 13-14, 2018. Washington D.C
    • Brand Storytelling & Content Marketing- Intel:
    September 26-28, 2018. San Jose, CA
    • Employee Communications, PR & Social Media Summit- Microsoft:
    October 3-5, 2018. Redmond,WA
    • Role of Communications in Creating Best Places to Work- Zappos:
    October 16-18, 2018. Zappos HQ, Las Vegas
    •  Best Practices for Communicators in Highly Regulated Industries:
    November 8-9, 2018. New York City
     Events 
     
    1. NSENG (Presenter: Wayne Brietbarth)
    Wednesday August 15th, 2018. Glenview Library. Glenview, IL
    6:15-8:30pm
    “Your weekly LinkedIn game plan to our next job”
    Wayne’s live demonstration will cover:
    • Discover what proactive steps you should be taking every day on LinkedIn.
    • Learn how to use LinkedIn to be more effective in your job search.
    • Explore some of the new, hard-to-find LinkedIn job seeker features.
    • Find out the simple LinkedIn steps to ask for career-related referrals.
    • See why LinkedIn is the #1 social media site for recruiters, employers, and YOU.
    • Wayne will also be reviewing the brand new LinkedIn desktop interface and many of the features on the free account have been changed or been eliminated.
    2. NSENG (Presenter: Pam Schilling)
    Tuesday August 21st, 2018. McDonald’s Hamburger Univ in Oak Brook (RM. 136)
    6:15-8:30pm
    “How to network more effectively to build advocates within the companies you are targeting”
    Pam’s presentation will cover:
    • Relationship impact: How relationships impact your job search and career on a short and long-term basis.
    • Relationship needs: How to evaluate your job search relationship needs today and in the future.
    • Network assessment: How to analyze your current connections, relationships and potential gaps.
    • Action steps: How to create specific action plans that identify potential advocates, build relationships and implement the kind of routine that will dramatically influence your job search.
    3. NSENG (Presenter: Pam Schilling)
    Wednesday August 22nd, 2018. Glenview Library. Glenview, IL
    6:15-8:30pm
    “How to network more effectively to build advocates within the companies you are targeting”
    Pam’s presentation will cover:
    • Relationship impact: How relationships impact your job search and career on a short and long-term basis.
    • Relationship needs: How to evaluate your job search relationship needs today and in the future.
    • Network assessment: How to analyze your current connections, relationships and potential gaps.
    • Action steps: How to create specific action plans that identify potential advocates, build relationships and implement the kind of routine that will dramatically influence your job search.
     Aug 21st & 22nd meeting agendas will include:
    6:15-6:30 Open networking
    6:30-6:45 Meeting announcements
    6:45-7:35  Presentation and Q&A
    7:35-8:30  Small group networking (10-15 people in each group)
    The Aug 15th meeting will not have a round of networking as the entire session will be devoted to the LinkedIn workshop.
    4. Around Chicago LIVE! 
     
    Thurs August 23, 2018. 175 E. Delaware Place, Chicago 60611
    Networking at the Signature Room at the 95th
    Details :
     Free Webinars 
    Presentation Title: Ignite Your Job Search with Confidence – Re-THINK You!
    Date: Wednesday, August 15th 
    Time: 1:00 pm EST (10:00 am PST, 11:00 am MST, 12:00 pm CST)

     

     It is time to re-invent your self-image, expand your self-concept, and ignite self-confidence. No matter what you are doing in life, it’s important to know how to effectively manage yourself on all levels; physically, mentally, and emotionally.

    If you feel like job searching is a defeating or discouraging experience, make it a priority to join us. In this webinar, you will have the opportunity to:
    • Shift your perspective to cultivate self-confidence
    • Discover how easy you can change your self-image
    • Learn strategies to help you powerfully manage emotions
    • Build and strengthen your attitude – Be a Yes to You!
    • How to access the courage, clarity and power already in you
     
    Presentation Title: A Day In The Life of a Job Seeker
     
    Date: Thursday, August 23rd
    Time: 11:am EST (8:00 am PST, 9:00 am MST, 10:00 am CST)
     
      During this webinar we will review what you should accomplish each and every day of our job search, if you want to enjoy improved results. During this session, we will address the following:
    • Daily activities and priorities
    • Networking
    • Follow-Ups
    • Tracking and reviews
    Presentation Title: It Is Time for a New Job Target
     
    Date:Tuesday, August 28th 
    Time: 3:00pm EST (12:00 pm PST, 1:00 pm MST, 2:00 pm CST)
     
       If you’ve been in your job search more than six months with little or no results, it may be time to consider a new job target to put momentum back in your job search. During this session, we will discuss the following:
    • How to determine if it’s you or your target
    • Steps to identify a new target
    • How to market yourself
    • Pros and cons of multiple job targets
    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)

    8-3-18: Long Line of Opportunities for YOU!-Talent- Skills- Location!

    Lynn Hazan and Associates E-Jobs listings, Events & Conferences, and Free Webinars
    8-3-18: Long Line of Opportunities for YOU!-Talent Skills- Location!
    Candidates are lining up to interview for jobs and explore new career paths. Check out our newest job opening (PR Agency- Sr Account Manager) and other job openings,  Ragan Conferences (get a $250 credit)
    New Position -Sr Account Manager-Real Estate PR Agency
    Location-location-location- The mantra for real estate shouts out…. Our client continues to bring in new clients for PR and Social Media support. Let your PR and/or Social Media Strategic expertise separate you from your competition. Interest in real estate is a plus. If you enjoy working with a bright and spirited team and enjoy seeing the results of your work in the media, send us your best samples and resume.
    Wanted- Skills & Expertise
    Our clients have very specific needs. High on their lists are technical skills.

    Social Media Strategist-Real Estate PR Agency:

    Must have strategic abilities in social media, track record of effective placements, strong writing and client facing abilities. What tools and platforms do you use? What results have you achieved?

    PR Writing, Pitching & Management of Client Deliverables:  

    Real Estate PR Agency: The triangle of expertise needed to be a successful Sr Account Manager

    Product Development:

    Manufacturing co: Involves knowledge of the manufacturing process.  Ideal candidates have experience using advanced Excel, including use of pivot tables. Candidates will help bring products to market and be hands on.

    Marketing Specialist
    Trade show experience is a must have. Candidates need expertise in creating
    trade show support materials.
    Expertise in Account Management: 
    B2B Ad Agency in NW Suburb of Chicago is eager to hire Ad or PR agency candidate with 1-3 years of agency experience for either Account Coordinator or Account Manager position.
     
      Read our job specs to see these talent skills in action!
     
     
    Free Webinar: Suggest a Telephone Interview

     

    Date: Tuesday, August 7th
    Time: 11:00 am EST (8:00 am PST, 9:00 am MST, 10:00 am CST). See below for details.
    Scroll Down For Additional Webinars & Workshops 
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    Every day, we write college papers, blog posts, work documents, emails and social media updates. Our writing represents who we are personally and professionally, so it’s worth it to hone your skills. Here are twenty-five tips to help you communicate better in text.
     Our Current Openings 
    NEW: 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. Will also consider candidate for full time or part-time employment. 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.
    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.
    Associate Product Manager– Manufacturing- SW Chicago Suburb
    Do you have strong marketing or product management experience from a manufacturing, hard goods or construction environment? Are you process oriented?  Enjoy managing up to 10 simultaneous projects?  Do you enjoy working with R+D, purchasing, supply chain, operations and plant management? Expert on Excel? Here’s your opportunity to use marketing or product management expertise to help launch projects/products in a planned timeline. Click here to read more…
    Do you have strong marketing communication skills and trade show experience? Experience from manufacturing, hard goods or constructionfrom corporate, ad or marketing agency or trade association? Are you creative? Enjoy working with small, collaborative team? Click here to keep reading…
    Account Coordinator – Advertising – Northwest Suburbs of Chicago
    Do you love the advertising/marketing communications business? Have 1 year of prior ad or PR or digital agency experience? Have you worked in associations or non-profits? Want to move up in your career and work with some of the brightest minds and brands in the business? New position because of growth.   Within one year, candidate can be promoted to Account Manager. Click here to keep reading…

    Do you love the advertising/marketing communications business? Have 1-2 years of prior ad agency experience? Want to move up in your career and work with some of the brightest minds and brands in the business? Enjoy solving business problems with state of the art (and science) digital (social media and web), print, video, trade show, etc. programs. New position because of growth.  Easy access from Metra train station.  Report to Account Director. Click here to keep reading…

    What Client does: 
    Client is an Award-winning Chicago-area Advertising Agency.
    Consulting Services
    Take advantage of our Resume Review and Empowered Job Seeker Summer specials. Prices go up in the fall.
    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
    • Leadership & Executive Communications:

    Sep 13-14, 2018. Washington D.C

    • Brand Storytelling & Content Marketing- Intel:
    September 26-28, 2018. San Jose, CA
    • Employee Communications, PR & Social Media Summit- Microsoft:

    October 3-5, 2018. Redmond,WA

    https://www.ragan.com/rd/Y18CP0RW-HAZAN

     

    • Role of Communications in Creating Best Places to Work- Zappos:

    October 16-18, 2018. Zappos HQ, Las Vegas

    https://www.ragan.com/store/role-of-communications-in-creating-best-places-to-work-conference/?promo=172348596816

     Events
    1. NSENG (Speaker: JD Gershbein)
     
    Tuesday August 7th, 2018. McDonald’s Hamburger Univ, Oakbrook, IL. (2715 Jorie Blvd)
    6:15-8:30pm

    “Dynamic personal branding & social networking for your job search” plus a round of networking. Job seekers with the strongest personal brands and the deepest networks possess a competitive edge over other candidates. Learn techniques for bolstering your brand and creatively communicating your value online to your professional network and potential employers. Topics that JD will cover include:

    • How to position yourself as a high-impact candidate
    • How personal branding drives network strengths
    • How to boost your engagement with decision-makers at target companies
    • How to leverage LinkedIn more effectively in your job search
    • How to engender trust and build credibility through LinkedIn recommendations
    • How to convey your leadership brand on LinkedIn more effectively
    2. NSENG (Presenter: Wayne Brietbarth)
    Wednesday August 15th, 2018. Glenview Library. Glenview, IL
    6:15-8:30pm
    “Your weekly LinkedIn game plan to our next job”
    Wayne’s live demonstration will cover:
    • Discover what proactive steps you should be taking every day on LinkedIn.
    • Learn how to use LinkedIn to be more effective in your job search.
    • Explore some of the new, hard-to-find LinkedIn job seeker features.
    • Find out the simple LinkedIn steps to ask for career-related referrals.
    • See why LinkedIn is the #1 social media site for recruiters, employers, and YOU.
    • Wayne will also be reviewing the brand new LinkedIn desktop interface and many of the features on the free account have been changed or been eliminated.

    The NSENG Aug 7th meeting agenda will include:

    6:15-6:30 Open networking
    6:30-6:45 Meeting announcements
    6:45-7:35  Presentation and Q&A
    7:35-8:30  Small group networking (10-15 people in each group)
    The Aug 15th meeting will not have a round of networking as the entire session will be devoted to the LinkedIn workshop.
    3. Around Chicago LIVE! 
     
    Thurs August 23, 2018. 175 E. Delaware Place, Chicago 60611
    Networking at the Signature Room at the 95th
    Details :
     Free Webinars 
    Presentation Title: The REAL Reasons You Don’t Hear Back
    Date: Tuesday, August 7th
    Time: 11:00 am EST (8:00 am PST, 9:00 am MST, 10:00 am CST)
    Description: It can be frustrating to feel your resume or CV ends up in some deep dark hole with no response. It’s estimated that over 75% of job seekers who apply to job boards, website postings ad other resources NEVER hear back from the employer.
    It’s even more frustrating not to receive feedback after you’ve had a telephone or face-to-face interview. During this session, we will review the following:
    • How to make your resume/CV stand out
    • How to receive a return call when you leave a voicemail
    • How to receive a response to your email
    • What it takes to get feedback after an interview
    • Six ways to manage poor experiences during your job search
    Presentation Title: Ignite Your Job Search with Confidence – Re-THINK You!
    Date: Wednesday, August 17th 
    Time: 1:00 pm EST (10:00 am PST, 11:00 am MST, 12:00 pm CST)

     

    Description: It is time to re-invent your self-image, expand your self-concept, and ignite self-confidence. No matter what you are doing in life, it’s important to know how to effectively manage yourself on all levels; physically, mentally, and emotionally.

    If you feel like job searching is a defeating or discouraging experience, make it a priority to join us. In this webinar, you will have the opportunity to:
    • Shift your perspective to cultivate self-confidence
    • Discover how easy you can change your self-image
    • Learn strategies to help you powerfully manage emotions
    • Build and strengthen your attitude – Be a Yes to You!
    • How to access the courage, clarity and power already in you
    Instead of defeat, you will see that you are already a WINNER! Come experience the shift for yourself.
    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)

    7-27-18: NEW Partnership with Ragan Communications-Filled Position- Exciting Job Opportunities!

    Lynn Hazan and Associates E-Jobs listings, Events & Conferences, and Free Webinars
    7-27-18: NEW Partnership with Ragan Communications-Filled Position- Exciting Job Opportunities!
    Exciting NEW Partnership!
    We are thrilled to announce a unique partnership with Ragan Communications, the pre-eminent provider of conferences for professional communicators. Disclosure: I have presented and participated at Ragan conferences and can attest to the quality of their programs.
    Readers of the LH&A blog will automatically receive a $250 discount for participating in a Ragan conference.
    See the Descriptions Below. Make sure to use the link to receive the discount.
    ·       The Writing for PR & Corporate Communications: Aug 1-2, 2018 Boston, MA https://www.ragan.com/rd/Y18CK0BO-HAZAN 
    ·       Leadership & Executive Communications: Sep 13-14, 2018
    ·       Brand Storytelling & Content Marketing: Intel:
    September 26-28, 2018. San Jose, CA https://www.ragan.com/rd/Y18CJ0CA-HAZAN 
    ·       Employee Communications, PR & Social Media Summit: Microsoft: October 3-5, 2018. Redmond,WA https://www.ragan.com/rd/Y18CP0RW-HAZAN 
    Filled Position
    Congrats to our latest hire, Sr Account Manager for our long standing real estate PR agency. In the spirit of following the real estate market in the Chicago area, be sure to read the article on Chicago’s real estate trends, impacts on hiring and the demographic shifts.
    Updates On Hiring Needs
    We need an experienced Social Media Strategist to move the social needle on behalf of our PR agency’s real estate clients.
    Marketing Specialist with marcom and trade show experience needed for manufacturing company in the SW Chicago suburbs. Same client also needs a Marketing Project Manager.
    B2B Ad Agency in NW Suburb of Chicago is eager to hire Ad or PR agency candidate with 1-3 years of agency experience for either Account Coordinator or Account Manager position.
     
      Read the specs below for these positions.
     
    Free Webinar: Suggest a Telephone Interview
     

    Date: Tuesday, August 7th
    Time: 11:00 am EST (8:00 am PST, 9:00 am MST, 10:00 am CST). See below for details.
    Scroll Down For Additional Webinars & Workshops 
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     Our Current Openings
    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.
    Account Coordinator – Advertising – Northwest Suburbs of Chicago
    Do you love the advertising/marketing communications business? Have 1 year of prior ad or PR or digital agency experience? Have you worked in associations or non-profits? Want to move up in your career and work with some of the brightest minds and brands in the business? New position because of growth.   Within one year, candidate can be promoted to Account Manager. Click here to keep reading…
    Do you love the advertising/marketing communications business? Have 1-2 years of prior ad agency experience? Want to move up in your career and work with some of the brightest minds and brands in the business? Enjoy solving business problems with state of the art (and science) digital (social media and web), print, video, trade show, etc. programs. New position because of growth.  Easy access from Metra train station.  Report to Account Director. Click here to keep reading…

    What Client does: 
    Client is an Award-winning Chicago-area Advertising Agency.
    Do you have strong marketing communication skills and trade show experience? Experience from manufacturing, hard goods or constructionfrom corporate, ad or marketing agency or trade association? Are you creative? Enjoy working with small, collaborative team? Click here to keep reading…
    Consulting Services
    Take advantage of our Resume Review and Empowered Job Seeker Summer specials. Prices go up in the fall.
    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
     Events
    1. NSENG (Speaker: JD Gershbein)
     
    Tuesday August 7th, 2018. McDonald’s Hamburger Univ, Oakbrook, IL. (2715 Jorie Blvd)
    6:15-8:30pm
    “Dynamic personal branding & social networking for your job search” plus a round of networking. Job seekers with the strongest personal brands and the deepest networks possess a competitive edge over other candidates. Learn techniques for bolstering your brand and creatively communicating your value online to your professional network and potential employers. Topics that JD will cover include:

    • How to position yourself as a high-impact candidate
    • How personal branding drives network strengths
    • How to boost your engagement with decision-makers at target companies
    • How to leverage LinkedIn more effectively in your job search
    • How to engender trust and build credibility through LinkedIn recommendations
    • How to convey your leadership brand on LinkedIn more effectively
    2. NSENG (Presenter: Wayne Brietbarth)
    Wednesday August 15th, 2018. Glenview Library. Glenview, IL
    6:15-8:30pm
    “Your weekly LinkedIn game plan to our next job”
    Wayne’s live demonstration will cover:
    • Discover what proactive steps you should be taking every day on LinkedIn.
    • Learn how to use LinkedIn to be more effective in your job search.
    • Explore some of the new, hard-to-find LinkedIn job seeker features.
    • Find out the simple LinkedIn steps to ask for career-related referrals.
    • See why LinkedIn is the #1 social media site for recruiters, employers, and YOU.
    • Wayne will also be reviewing the brand new LinkedIn desktop interface and many of the features on the free account have been changed or been eliminated.
    The NSENG Aug 7th meeting agenda will include:

    6:15-6:30 Open networking
    6:30-6:45 Meeting announcements
    6:45-7:35  Presentation and Q&A
    7:35-8:30  Small group networking (10-15 people in each group)
    The Aug 15th meeting will not have a round of networking as the entire session will be devoted to the LinkedIn workshop.
    3. Around Chicago LIVE! 
     
    Thurs August 23, 2018. 175 E. Delaware Place, Chicago 60611
    Networking at the Signature Room at the 95th
    Details :
     Free Webinars
    Presentation Title: The REAL Reasons You Don’t Hear Back
    Date: Tuesday, August 7th
    Time: 11:00 am EST (8:00 am PST, 9:00 am MST, 10:00 am CST)
    Description: It can be frustrating to feel your resume or CV ends up in some deep dark hole with no response. It’s estimated that over 75% of job seekers who apply to job boards, website postings ad other resources NEVER hear back from the employer.
    It’s even more frustrating not to receive feedback after you’ve had a telephone or face-to-face interview. During this session, we will review the following:
    • How to make your resume/CV stand out
    • How to receive a return call when you leave a voicemail
    • How to receive a response to your email
    • What it takes to get feedback after an interview
    • Six ways to manage poor experiences during your job search
    Presentation Title: Ignite Your Job Search with Confidence – Re-THINK You!
    Date: Wednesday, August 17th 
    Time: 1:00 pm EST (10:00 am PST, 11:00 am MST, 12:00 pm CST)

     

    Description: It is time to re-invent your self-image, expand your self-concept, and ignite self-confidence. No matter what you are doing in life, it’s important to know how to effectively manage yourself on all levels; physically, mentally, and emotionally.

    If you feel like job searching is a defeating or discouraging experience, make it a priority to join us. In this webinar, you will have the opportunity to:
    • Shift your perspective to cultivate self-confidence
    • Discover how easy you can change your self-image
    • Learn strategies to help you powerfully manage emotions
    • Build and strengthen your attitude – Be a Yes to You!
    • How to access the courage, clarity and power already in you
    Instead of defeat, you will see that you are already a WINNER! Come experience the shift for yourself.
    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)