Events Workshops Seminars – Upcoming

1. Ragan Communications Special Discount!

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.
You can receive a $250 discount for participating in a Ragan conference if joining through our link!
  • Leadership & Executive Communications:

Sep 13-14, 2018. Washington D.C https://www.ragan.com/rd/Y18CS0DC2-HAZAN 

  • 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 

  • 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

 

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.
3. 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”
One of the most important aspects of an effective job search is your ability to create influential relationships and how to leverage them for introductions into target companies.
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.

 

4. 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”
One of the most important aspects of an effective job search is your ability to create influential relationships and how to leverage them for introductions into target companies.
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.

5. Around Chicago LIVE! 
Thurs August 23, 2018. 175 E. Delaware Place, Chicago 60611.
Networking at the Signature Room at the 95th

Details :

  • Entry: $30/Early; $35/Standard; $40/Door
  • Start 8/23/18 6:00pm
  • End 8/23/18 8:00pm
  • Website: http://aroundchicagoevents.eventbrite.com