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Career development expertise available at upcoming conference

Thursday, March 07, 2013 7:10:00 PM

Stritch students and alumni are invited to attend the upcoming YOUR Career Conference on Friday, March 22 to help develop or expand participants’ job search strategies. 

The event, which is free to Stritch students and alumni, will take place in the 2nd floor atrium of Bonaventure Hall.

A total of 12 workshops will be offered, with topics including networking strategies, interviewing techniques, electronic networking, leadership development, and more.

The schedule for the event is as follows:

  • Noon-12:30 p.m. -- Registration
  • 12:30-12:45 p.m.-- Welcome
  • 12:45-1:45 p.m. -- Session 1
  • 2-3 p.m. -- Session 2
  • 3:15-4:15 p.m. -- Session 3
  • 4:15-4:30 p.m. -- Closing

A complete list of workshops available during each session can be found below.

Session I, 12:45-1:45 p.m.

Owning YOUR Own Business:  Dream or Reality Sara Bayer ’05 and ‘10, Owner, Bayer Performance Institute Tony Burns ’82, Owner, Priority Legal Investigations

Leadership by Choice!  Creating Conscious Leaders and Businesses Christine Hill, President, Collaborative Nature

Consider Informational Interviews Regina Penn ‘11, Career Advisor, Career Services, Cardinal Stritch University  & Intake Specialist, Rogers Hospital

Boost YOUR Career with Nonprofit Board Experience Sara Wilson, Director of Corporate Services, BoardStar & President, Mayes/Wilson & Associates

Session II, 2-3 p.m.

So . . . YOU Want to Work in the Non-Profit Arena Dana Fry, Career Advisor, Career Services, Cardinal Stritch University& Wraparound REACH Supervisor, St. Aemilian Lakeside

The Importance of Passion Wade Krogwold, Campus & Community Recruiting Manager – Talent Acquisition, Direct Supply

LinkedIn 101:  Moving YOUR Career Forward Lynda Nicely, Career Advisor, Career Services, Cardinal Stritch University & Internship Coordinator, Career Development Center, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

A View From the Front Line:  Surviving and Thriving in the New World of Healthcare Dianne Wallace ‘93, Executive Director, Menomonee Falls Ambulatory Surgery Center

Session III, 3:15-4:15 p.m.

Communicating Effectively in a Global Society and Diverse Workplace Jennifer Alig, Associate Director, International Education, Cardinal Stritch University

Showcasing YOUR Personal Brand Pam Brown, Community Investment Specialist, Manpower Inc.

YOU Don’t Have to Do it Alone! Dennis Cherne ‘88, President, 40+ Wisconsin

Resumes:  Will YOURS Help or Hurt YOUR Career? Lynda Nicely, Career Advisor, Career Services, Cardinal Stritch University& Internship Coordinator, Career Development Center, University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee   Regina Penn ‘11, Career Advisor, Career Services, Cardinal Stritch University & Intake Specialist, Rogers Hospital