02-13-2017: Find Your Heart, Share Your Passion: More Jobs from LH&A!
Our clients are sharing the love. They are so delighted with our candidates that they want to hire more! Be hire #5 and #6 for our Real Estate PR Agency client. The agency has been winning more business and wants to hire LH&A candidates. If you are interested in working full time and/or freelance, let’s talk. You are a talented PR pro who loves to write on deadline, has excellent pitching and placing abilities and excels in managing clients.
Also, in the engineering, architecture and engineering space: If you are a Proposal Writer/Manager and want to work for one of the top firms in the Chicago area, we have a great job for you. The current specs for Sr. Marketing Specialist-Proposals may be revised for the ideal candidate with start to finish Proposal Writing experience. Send us your resume!
Are you a Convention Planning Maven? Have experience putting on large scale conventions for professional associations? Are you a strategic thinker who works well with Boards of Directors and volunteers? Do you have a track record of attracting attendees to conferences? You could be the next Director of Convention for our professional services client in the Chicago area.
Keep reading for more news, events and free webinars from LH&A. Spread the love!
Save the dates:
NSENG MEETING – Mon, Feb 20
Chicago BMA: February Luncheon – Thu, February 23
Around Chicago Live! – Wed, March 22
- Chicago BMA – February Luncheon
- Around Chicago Live!
It’s Time for Companies to Try a New Gender-Equality Playbook
4. Free Webinars
- Resume Writing Secrets: What Hiring Managers Know That You Don’t
- The Ultimate Secret Formula to Effective Interviewing
#1. Director of Convention & Meeting Planning-Prof Assn.- NW suburb of Chicago – New!
Are you passionate about using your convention management talent to make contributions to an 88,000 member professional association in the Chicago area? Do you have staff supervisory experience, oversight experience in planning and managing large conferences and continuing education? Do you excel in working with volunteer leadership and Boards of Directors? Are you a creative strategist? National professional association in the health space seeks Director of Convention & Meeting Planning for its Chicago area headquarters.
#2. Sr. MK Specialist/Proposals- Architecture, Engineering, and Construction – SW Suburb of Chicago – NEW!
Are you passionate about architecture and proposal writing? Are you a team player who enjoys business writing with a creative flair? Renowned Chicago architecture, engineering, and construction company
in SW suburb seeks Senior Marketing Specialist/Proposals
See Job Specs Here
#3. Sr. Acct Exec (equivalent to Acct Sup) – PR Agency Or 1-2 Freelancers – 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 knowledge of social media? Track record of successful placements? Are you curious about real estate or want to learn more? Our PR agency client seeks full time Sr. Account Executive or 1-2 freelancers to join the team. Will consider candidate for ongoing freelance or part-time employment. Position equivalent to Acct Supervisor. Candidate can come out of consumer or business to business background.
#4. MKT Manager – Education & Health Care – Chicago Area – Western Suburb
Do you love the prospect of marketing health care products and services to the education sector? Want to work for industry leader? Have 3-5+ years of marketing and digital marketing experience, from concept to implementation and measurement? Thrive on being able to make immediate contributions?
Use your marketing smarts to promote over 20,000 products for this Chicago area (western suburbs) company. Some travel required. Easy walking distance from Metra train.
Want an inside look on Communications and Marketing? Want to learn how to get hired at top-tier companies/agencies? Eager to develop your writing and phone skills? Curious how businesses evaluate and hire talent? Participate in Lynn Hazan & Associates‘ acclaimed internship program. Candidates will learn how to: perfect resume and interviewing skills, create portfolio samples, network within professional associations, develop personal brand, and learn about the business world of executive recruiting. Can use internship for school or life credit.
NorthShore Executive Networking Group(NSENG)
Renowned LinkedIn author & coach provides a live demo on “The Best LinkedIn Steps to Your Next Great Job”
Mon Feb 20, 6:15-8:30pm
Glenview Library (1930 Glenview Rd)
Tickets: Pay $20 when you attend a meeting at the check-in table
Most job seekers will tell you that LinkedIn plays an extremely significant role in their efforts to identify and connect with key individuals at prospective employers. And most human resource recruiters and executive search firms will tell you that they are actively using LinkedIn as their preferred location for finding qualified candidates. That’s why NSENG is devoting the entire Feb 20th meeting to an advanced demonstration of lesser known features within LinkedIn… by the Chicago area’s foremost authority on LinkedIn.
For 1 hour and 45 minutes, Wayne Breitbarth will be uncovering several new ways that LinkedIn can help accelerate your job search. He’s the author of the most widely read book on LinkedIn, The Power Formula for LinkedIn Success, so this is a huge learning opportunity. For everyone who attends this meeting, there will be a drawing that will award one individual with a FREE PASS to one of Wayne’s 8-hour LinkedIn Extravaganza workshops valued at $249. Here are some of the topics that Wayne will be addressing during our meeting:
* 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, the job seeker.
* Wayne will also be reviewing the brand new LinkedIn desktop interface and if you don’t have it yet you will soon. Many of the features on the free account have been changed or eliminated so you’ll need to know on it impacts you.
Wayne Breitbarth is the CEO of Power Formula LLC. He has shared his LinkedIn expertise with more than 80,000 business professionals and he has been featured on NBC, Fox Business, Forbes, Wired, Inc magazine and the America Express Open Forum. Wayne has a very dynamic, hands-on presentation style that offers audiences with tremendous knowledge that can make a measurable difference in their job search efforts.
Meeting agenda will include:
6:15-6:30 Open networking
6:30-6:45 Meeting announcements
6:45-8:30 Wayne’s LinkedIn demo/workshop
Chicago BMA – February Luncheon
Thu, February 23, 2017, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
The Standard Club, 320 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604
“Leadership Lessons for Marketers: Pace, Inspiration and Millennials”For years we’ve been hearing about how hard millennials are to manage. Maybe they aren’t the problem. It’s not about finding a new way to lead, it’s about doubling down on tried and true methods of leadership. Marketing leaders are in a unique position to be examples to the rest of the organization. Learn how to become the pace car for your organization, setting the tone for culture and communications. Hint: it’s a little art and science. This is not just about “leadership,” it’s about learning to be the best leader that you can be for your organization.
During this session, attendees will gain insight into:
- How to integrate brand reputation, internal communications and culture to help lead business strategies and sales enablement
- Driving innovation and change while creating significant revenue growth
- Key approaches for adopting and institutionalizing these cultural characteristics
- Real-world examples of internal branding and effective communication
ABOUT THE SPEAKER:
Chief Marketing Officer , Coyote Logistics
Jodi is the first CMO of Coyote Logistics, one Chicago’s great entrepreneurial success stories. The company grew from start-up to its $1.8B acquisition by UPS in less than 10 years.
Jodi joined Coyote Logistics in 2011 and has since built the marketing and communications program from scratch. She is at the helm of brand reputation, lead generation, strategy, and sales enablement, combining her editorial, marketing, and entrepreneurial experience with her love for Coyote’s people, culture, and industry.
Prior to Coyote, Jodi held a number of marketing, operations and strategy roles as a four-time entrepreneur.
Around Chicago Live!
Wed, March 22, 2017, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Roy’s Restaurant, 720 N. State, Chicago
We’ve been called the “Best Networking Event in Town” over and over!Join us and find out why. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres included. Mingle with awesome people in great careers just like you … law, real estate, banking, sales, events, hospitality, meeting planning, restaurants, catering, hotels, public relations, transportation, not-for-profit, arts, marketing, museums, human resources, the chambers of commerce and the convention bureau. Shy? Email us in advance to let us know or tell us onsite and we will actively connect you with the people you want to meet at the event.
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#1. Resume Writing Secrets:
What Hiring Managers Know That You Don’t
Tuesday, February 14th @ 11:00 am EST (8:00 am PST, 9:00 am MST, 10:00 am CST)
Discover the resume writing rules that hiring managers live by. Learn why your resume isn’t getting results right now and what you can do to find job seeking success in 2017.
#2. The Ultimate Secret Formula to Effective Interviewing
Thursday, February 23rd @ 1:00 pm EST (10:00 am PST, 11:00 am MST, 12:00 pm CST)
Come learn to Re-THINK your entire interview preparation
People often say, “I hope I survive my interview”. Interviewing is not about survival, doubt or fear. It’s about showing the company how you can help them achieve their goals. Showing them, that by hiring you, they are making the best choice.
It proven that demonstrating a CARING attitude, plus being CLEAR, CALM, and CONFIDENT throughout the interview allows you to present yourself as the best candidate.
In this presentation, you’ll learn:
- How to create a “highly effective” interview game plan
- How to easily manage your emotions so you CAN be Clear, Calm, and Confident
- How to specifically share the best of YOU throughout the interview
- What key questions can help to get the job offer
Join us to learn the ultimate secret formula so you do show them your absolute best in your next interview. Let’s get you back to work!
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