02-28-20: New Job! Mktg Dir-Tech Consulting Co-Virtual-Major Metro city-U.S. + PR Sr. Acct Mgr

We have a new job opening for a Marketing Director with a fast growing Tech Consulting Company! You can work virtually in LA, NY, Austin, Dallas, Chicago or any major metro area in U.S.

Our clients are eager to interview and hire. We have openings. Get in touch ASAP. Would love to discuss further.

 

Table of Contents:
 
1) Job Openings –
  • Marketing Director – Tech Consulting Co – Virtual. LA, NY, Austin, Dallas, Chicago or major Metro. Specs: here
  • PR Sr. Account Manager – Immediate Hire: NEW! Full time or part time. Award winning PR Agency near North Chicago Suburbs: Real Estate and public affairs experience a plus. Specs: here
  • Technical Advisor – New! Top ranked Patent Law firm, downtown Chicago. Specs: here. Particular interest in candidates with strong Chemistry background.
  • PR Account Supervisor – Emerging Freelance opportunity: Boutique B2B PR Agency. Specs: here
  • Medical Writer: MedCom Agency Chicago, IL: Our client keeps winning new business, hence this new job. Specs: here
2) Candidate Consulting Services – Resume Review & Empowered Job 
     Seeker. These programs are particularly popular with senior   
     executives who enjoy the 1-1 sessions.   
 
3) Upcoming Events – See more info below.
  • Webinar Presentation Title: Oh, The Places You Could Go! Feb 28th, 12 pm (CST)
  • Putting the Science in Science Fiction: Star Wars. Feb 29th, 12:45 pm at McCormick Place.
  • LinkedIn author & expert, Wayne Breitbarth conducts a 1hr & 45 min presentation on “Creating a LinkedIn Game Plan to Your Next Job”. Mon, Mar 2nd, 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm.
  • Webinar Presentation Title: What To Do When Networking Efforts Are Not Working. Mar 3rd, 12 pm (CST)
  • The Economist’s Innovation Summit 2020. Mar 5th, 9 am – 5:30 pm. Friends of LH&A get a discount on tickets. Lynn will be attending.
  • 3rd Annual Chicago Women in STEM Symposium: Advancing tomorrow’s women leaders. Mar 10, 9 am – 6 pm at Prentice Women’s Hospital.
  • Webinar Presentation Title:Tired of Being Ignored? Mar 11th, 1 pm (CST)
  • HubSpot Academy offers free courses on lead generation, building marketing campaigns, SEO training, content marketing, Facebook advertising, and so much more.
4) Featured Article: The Gig Economy Isn’t Just for Millennials and Other Trends That Will Impact Society in 2020.
There’s a change going on, and while it’s driven by technology, some of the trends in 2020 will not be determined by a specific gadget. Here are 10 trends that we believe the media will cover this year, and have nothing to do with politics. Read more here
 Our Current Openings
Marketing Director – Tech Consulting Co – Virtual 
Los Angeles, Austin, NY, Dallas, Chicago or Major Metro Area
Do you have a marketing track record for consulting or professional services firms?
Are you both Strategist and hands-on Implementer? Interested in working virtually &
traveling 10-15%? Are you an innovator? Want to create your own job?
Ideal candidate based out of Los Angeles. Will consider candidates from major
American cities, including Dallas, Austin, Chicago, New York, etc.
Become the firm’s first Marketing Director! Company specializes in tech consulting for clients in media, entertainment and consumer products. Learn more HERE
PR – Sr. Account Manager – Immediate Hire 
Public Relations Agency – Near North Chicago Suburbs.

Are you an experienced PR professional, passionate about writing & pitching media? Have experience in the Real Estate industry? Worked within public affairs, community engagement and/or public policy side? Able to identify compelling stories & pitch media? A solid foundation of working with clients? Track record of successful placements?

Our favorite real estate PR agency client seeks a Sr. Account Manager to join their team. An award winning, boutique, family-friendly agency with flexible hours. Strong emphasis on creativity, integrity, determination & fun. Learn more HERE
Technical Advisor – Patent Law firm – downtown Chicago
 

A top ranked, award winning Patent Law firm seeks Technical Advisors for their downtown Chicago location. Firm specializes in Intellectual Property practice including litigation, prosecution, and general client counseling. Are you a motivated PhD/MS/BS in Chemistry? Do you have strong technical writing experience? Interested in supporting scientists and engineers to protect their innovations in a collegial work environment? Want an alternative career path in the law without law school training? Do you thrive on diversity? Want to remain on the cutting edge of technology? Learn more HERE

 

PR agency – Account Supervisor – Emerging Freelance opportunity

Growing PR agency is winning new business. Seeks an ambitious, well-rounded PR professional with PR agency or PR consultancy experience. Openings for freelance positions. Freelance assignments up to 20 hours/week. Freelancer can work virtually or onsite. Do you have successful stories to tell in the B2B space? Are you a strategic thinker with excellent writing skills? Have strong pitching experience to local + national media? Learn more HERE
Local talent please.
Medical Writer – Downtown Chicago – Immediate Hire 
 

Medical Writer or aspirational Medical Writer needed to simplify medical science. Translate

medical concepts into marketing/sales language. Does your content inform and educate within a variety of therapeutic areas? Do you have strong abilities to liaise with medical directors directly? Able to collaborate in deadline-oriented business setting? Want to join growing medical communications agency in Chicago? Do you live in the Chicago area? Local talent please. Client wants to hire ASAP! Learn more HERE 
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
 
– 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.
Price: $150 One hour. Includes complimentary Resource Kit, for a total $200 value.
 
– 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.

Learn How To:
  • Find jobs in the hidden job market
  • Improve your networking, social media, and LinkedIn skills
  • Refine your interviewing and negotiating expertise
  • Position yourself in the marketplace for advancement and promotion
  • Seek out niches where you can add value
  • Strengthen your resume and LinkedIn profile
  • Work effectively with a recruiter
Price: $300 total (2 sessions, each 1.5 hours). $400 value in total.
 
 Events 
1. Webinar Presentation Title: Oh, The Places You Could Go!
Date: Fri, Feb 28, 2020
Time: 1:00 pm EST (10:00 am PST, 11:00 am MST, 12:00 pm CST)
Description:
When you ask a child, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” their answers represent their dreams, without limitations.  As we mature and have life experiences, we often forget that you can still land the career of your dreams.  During this session, you will learn the following:
  • How to identify new Careers you should consider
  • What skills are the most transferrable
  • How to schedule interviews and address concerns of Hiring Managers
Registration link
The lines will be open to address your questions following the training presentation.
2. Putting the Science in Science Fiction: Star Wars

Dr. Voula Saridakis of the Museum of Science and Industry and Dr. Dirk Morr of the University of Illinois at Chicago are two such scientists who happen to also be Star Wars enthusiasts!

They’ll discuss how science enhances these films and how the science in Star Wars has inspired real scientific discoveries!

Date: Sat, Feb 29, 2020
Time: 12:45 pm (CST)
Venue: McCormick Place-South Building, Room S503
Purchase tickets: here

3. LinkedIn author & expert, Wayne Breitbarth conducts a 1hr & 45 min presentation on “Creating a LinkedIn Game Plan to Your Next Job”.

 
Date: Mon, Mar 2, 2020
Time: 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
Venue: National Louis University, 5202 Old Orchard Rd, Skokie

Wayne is Chicago’s foremost authority on LinkedIn. After all, he’s written the most widely read book on the subject. During this hands-on session, Wayne will share a lot of detail on lesser-known LinkedIn features that can make a big difference in your job search. Some of his presentation will cover:

* Proactive steps you should be taking every day on LinkedIn.
* How to use LinkedIn to be more effective in your job search.
* How to find influential connections in target companies and engage them.
* See how recruiters are using Artificial Intelligence on LinkedIn.
* Ways that LinkedIn can make you a far more effective networker.
* Why you don’t need to pay for the premium version of LinkedIn.

Please plan on arriving early as we’re expecting a big turnout.

Click here for more details.
4. Webinar Presentation Title: What To Do When Networking Efforts Are Not Working
Date:  Tuesday, March 3rd
Time:  1:00 pm EST (10:00 am PST, 11:00 am MST, 12:00 pm CST)
Description:  You continue to hear that networking is the #1 way to find a new job, but what do you do if networking is not working in your job search?  You’ve told your friends, neighbors, family members and past co-workers that you’re looking for a job, but you’re not getting any referrals.  If this sounds like your reality – this webinar was written for YOU!  During this session, we will discuss the following:
  • How to analyze your networking efforts
  • Should you change your networking targets?
  • How to become comfortable with networking
  • Additional networking tips
Registration Link: click here
The lines will be open to address your questions following the training presentation.
5. The Economist’s Innovation Summit 2020
The Economist Events’ Innovation Summit, celebrating a decade this year, returns to Chicago March 5th, 2020. We will convene, under the chairmanship of Economist editors and the most innovative minds in the industry to reimagine the company of the future and the social and political forces that will shape it as we answer questions like:
  • How can businesses harness innovation to solve humanity’s most pressing challenges?
  • What sort of chief executives will survive and thrive in the coming era of perpetual change?
  • How can today’s firms manage the transformation they will need if they are to prosper?
  • What world do we want to create and how can artificial intelligence help us get there?

Complete speaker list can be viewed here

Date: March 5th, 2020
Time: 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Venue: Convene, 16 W Adams St. Chicago
Friends of LH&A register here with promo code Innov_LD to receive 20% off your pass!
Lynn will be attending. See you there!
 
6. 3rd Annual Chicago Women in STEM Symposium: Advancing tomorrow’s women leaders.

Join us for the 3rd annual Chicago Women in STEM Symposium to build a diverse community and promote tomorrow’s women leaders in STEM on the Chicago campus of Northwestern, where our theme will be promoting tomorrow’s women leaders in STEM.

Highlights:

  • An interactive morning workshop will help participants develop tools for negotiating difficult conversations in the workplace, such as salary & benefits, research project parameters, hiring & firing, and interrupting bias.
  • Attendees will have ample opportunity to interact with our partners in industry, academia, and law as well as local non-profits at our Career & Professional Development Fair. Lunch will be provided.
  • In a series of short talks, invited women leaders and role models in STEM will share their pathway to leadership with attendees, i.e. their motivations, obstacles they faced, career pivots, and advice for early career women.
  • Our keynote speaker will be Jhaymee Tynan, Assistant VP of Integration at Atrium Health, who was recently named by Modern Healthcare as one of the top 25 emerging leaders in healthcare.
  • The closing networking reception will facilitate direct interactions between early career women, volunteers, speakers, facilitators, and local female role models from academia and industry. Drinks and appetizers will be served.
Date: Tues, Mar 10, 2020
Time: 9 am – 6 pm
Venue: Prentice Women’s Hospital, 250 East Superior Street, Chicago, IL 60611
Purchase tickets: here
7. Webinar Presentation Title: Tired of Being Ignored?
Date:  Wednesday, March 11th
Time:  2:00 pm EST (11:00 am PST, 12:00 pm MST, 1:00 pm CST)
Description:  Have you ever felt invisible to hiring authorities and recruiters?  Do you feel like your resume or CV ends up in a deep black hole?  Are you frustrated when nothing you do is setting you apart from other job seekers?  This session will cover the following topics:
  • Get noticed by hiring authorities and recruiters
  • Steps to get your resume or CV noticed
  • Brand yourself and differentiate from your competition
Registration Link: click here
The lines will be open to address your questions following the training presentation.
8. HubSpot Academy offers free courses on lead generation, building marketing campaigns, SEO training, content marketing, Facebook advertising, and so much more. Get the details here
9. Save the date: April 27, 2020 Lynn will present at the NSENG event.