|Welcome back friends and colleagues. It’s been a busy week on the recruiting front. A long time client is eager to hire for 4 positions. Candidates will initially work from home, then in person at the office, when it is safe.
Also, we’ve had incredible media coverage from the Chicago Tribune (print and online) and a taped interview with Lisa Williams: From Corporate to Entrepreneur. Watch my story and ask yourself how you can re-invent yourself, your skills and talents. You can also sign up for the rest of the series.
Use our services that best suit your needs. Take advantage of our Spring Specials for our consulting services: Resume Review and the Empowered Job Seeker. Talk with your employer about our Outplacement Services if you have been affected by a layoff. All sessions are conducted online.
Table of Contents:
1) Job Openings –
2) Candidate Consulting Services – Virtual Resume Review & Empowered Job Seeker. If you need help sharpening your resume and /or your strategy to land your next job, let’s connect. The Resume Resume and Empowered Job Seeker sessions will be conducted online. Spring discount offered!
3) Upcoming Events – See more info below.
4) Featured Article: 12 Handy Tips for Running Better Remote Meetings
Whether you’re meeting with colleagues who are working from home that day, or with clients located half a world away, running a productive and effective remote meeting can be a challenge.
When you’re face-to-face with people, it can feel much easier to communicate efficiently and gauge how they’re feeling and reacting to different ideas.
But when you’re meeting virtually, it can seem like some attendees sort of…disappear into the abyss. Read more here
Our Current Openings
1. Lisa Williams, Chief Inspiration Officer has interviewed a series of individuals who have successfully made the journey from “Corporate to Entrepreneur”. Lynn Hazan is one of the speakers!
Lynn’s interview aired on May 24. To view, click here
A different speaker will be highlighted everyday, for 30 minutes, starting May 11 and will till June 5.
To watch any of these interviews you will need to register your email at:
Once registered, daily you will receive an email from Lisa Williams giving you the link to view the speaker list and available interviews. Each interview is available for 72 hours.
At the end of the series, there will be a replay period to catch up on any you missed.
2. Lynn Hazan’s interview with journalist, Emily Rosenbaum.
Published in the Monday Success section of the Chicago Tribune, May 25th.
On Standing out in a crisis economy.
Tips for landing a job in a very competitive climate
If you didn’t get a chance to read it in print, it is also available online here
3. Wine & Webinar: 7 Money Words with Joanna Wiebe, Conversion Copywriter and Founder of Copyhackers.
Up your copywriting game. Up your results.
The words and phrases you use in your copy directly impact your conversion rate.
Join us for this session, where conversion copywriter Joanna Wiebe of Copyhackers will walk us through seven critical “money words” she and her team have identified as high-performers across multiple emails, ads and pages. You’ll walk away with a richer vocabulary for persuading your prospects, which you can confidently do immediately after this session.
Date: Tues, May 26, 2020
Time: 5-6 PM (CST)
4. Free Webinar presentation Title: A Day In The Life of a Job Seeker
Date: Thursday, May 28th
Time: 11:00 am EST (8:00 am PST, 9:00 am MST, 10:00 am CST)
Description: We will review what you should accomplish each and every day of your job search if you want to enjoy improved results. During this session, we will address the following:
Registration Link: here
The lines will be open to address your questions following the training presentation.
5. City of Chicago Community Sentiment Survey on Reopening
City of Chicago Community Sentiment Survey on Reopening Mayor Lightfoot is currently reviewing options to reopen the city safely. To gauge public sentiment regarding stay-at-home and reopening, the Mayor is soliciting feedback from neighbors via THIS survey. Let your voice be heard, take the survey here
6. Science From the Frontlines: Virus Entry into Cells. A FREE C2ST event
Across the United States, tracking As the world grapples with the COVID-19 pandemic, understanding viruses and how they function has become essential. The first step of every virus infection is the virus entering a host cell. How does this happen? Proteins on the surface of the virus interact with receptors on the surface of a cell to trigger changes in the virus that allow it to penetrate the cell. Using herpes viruses as a model, Dr. Connolly will explain the basics of virus entry and how an understanding of this can help researchers develop antiviral drugs and vaccines.
Date: June 2, 2020
Time: 4 PM – 4:45 PM (CDT)
Register here for free
7. Account Based Marketing (ABM) Certification FREE for a limited time.
COMPLIMENTARY ABM CERTIFICATION
READY. SET. LEARN.
If you’re like most marketers, you realize that even in this new normal, you need to make the most of your programs. It may seem impossible to still deliver on your pipe goals, but we’re here to tell you that it’s not-not if you have an ABM strategy in place.
To support your mastery of ABM during this challenging time, we’re making our ABM certification courses (both Foundations and Advanced) available on the house to everyone. (That’s a total value of $700!)
When you become a Certified ABM Strategist, you’ll gain actionable insights to:
We hope you take advantage of this certification opportunity! It’s a limited time deal. GET STARTED here
Offer valid through July 31, 2020. ABM Foundations is not a prerequisite of ABM Advanced. You may choose to sign up for one or both courses. We provide codes for both options.
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