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Empowering Experienced Professionals for Successful Career Transitions
Refine Your Message and Build Your Contacts
In just over an hour, you'll be able to meet at least 10 new people, and practice your introductory message to communicate your value.
We'll review the basic goals of the networking meeting, and the three key elements of every networking encounter, to ensure that you make the most of these brief, but potentially meaningful, connections.
Remember to bring business cards to help you follow-up with your new contacts!
Attire is business casual, recruiters are often present, so we ask all Monday Speaker attendees to contribute to the professional standards and objectives of this important networking meeting.
Doors open at 9:45 for networking and the program starts promptly at 10:00. at our new location:
1627 K St NW, 3rd fl.
50+ EMPLOYMENT EXPO
RETOOL, RECHARGE, REINVENT
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 •
Fair Oaks Marriott Hotel
11787 Lee Jackson Highway
Seminars • Continuing Education • Training
• Résumé Help •
Recruiters from dozens of employers, including non-profits, government, healthcare, retail, technology and more!
For more information or accommodations, email email@example.com or call 301 255 4209
Set-Up a Franchise with Someone Else's $$$
Are you tired of working for someone else and are ready to make a career change? Have you always wanted to start your own franchise business but didn’t know where to start, what to look for and how to fund it? Then this event is for YOU!
Come join us on February 4 as we talk about the granular details of how to look for your “perfect fit” franchise, how to search from more than 3,000 franchises in the marketplace, and once you have found it, to learn more about the funding options available to you!
Faizun Kamal, Franchise Consultant, The Franchise Consulting Company and Brian Seliber, Assistant Vice President, City National Bank team up to bring you all the information you need to know to chart a career change in 2019, armed with information on the best franchises out there as well as the various funding options to make your dream a reality.
Come and learn about:
ABOUT THE SPEAKERS:
Faizun Kamal of The Franchise Consulting Company
Faizun Kamal is a nationally renowned public speaker and career strategist. As CEO of The Franchise Pros, Faizun coaches people nationwide on making the transition from employee to entrepreneur. She provides guidance to embrace chaos, fear, insecurity and uncertainty as doorways of opportunity to help individuals find their “perfect fit” business based on an assessment of their personal, lifestyle and income goals. She guides clients to move beyond career burnout to build a sustainable career that they love!
Faizun’s drive to make a difference stems from her own personal experience as a corporate refugee. In 2015, after almost a decade in the corporate world, she was laid off. Instead of immediately jumping back into another job, Faizun began a deeply introspective journey to intentionally redesign her career, and her life. Through the world of franchising, she discovered a way to live a life of purpose, passion and profit!
Her experiences as a former Fortune 15 Executive with 18+ years of experience in corporate, multinational, nonprofit & entrepreneurial settings on three continents have made her an inspirational speaker to audiences worldwide. Faizun’s relatablity and authenticity has led her to grow an engaged following of thousands on social media.
The Tory Burch Foundation named Faizun as “A Woman to Watch”. She has been featured extensively on Forbes, The Huffington Post and The Washington Business Journal, among many others. Faizun received her BA in Women’s Studies and Environmental Studies from Mount Holyoke College. She holds a Master’s degree in Public Policy and a Master’s in Business Administration from the Johns Hopkins University. She is also a graduate of Stanford University’s acclaimed Social Entrepreneurship Program.
Connect with Faizun:
On LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/faizunkamal/
On Twitter: https://twitter.com/faizun_kamal
On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/faizunkamalFRANCHISE/
By email: Faizun@thefranchiseconsultingcompany.com
“Set the world on fire by being authentically YOU!” – Faizun Kamal
Brian Seliber of City National Bank
Brian Seliber is an assistant vice president and relationship manager for the Personal and Business Banking team in the Washington, D.C. Regional Center with City National Bank. His role is to partner with entrepreneurs and their families as their full-service banking advisor.
Prior to joining City National, Mr. Seliber worked at M&T Bank, where he gained experience in retail banking branch management, small business development, and the bank’s management development program. He mentored new trainees at the bank and was active in the company’s college recruiting efforts in the mid-Atlantic.
Mr. Seliber earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration at Washington & Lee University. He served as president of the 40-member, award-winning professional networking chapter of Business Networking International in Alexandria, VA, and is a graduate of the Leadership Montgomery Emerging Leaders program. Mr. Seliber has volunteered with the Maryland Women’s Business Center and DC Small Business Development Center.
Connect with Brian:
By email: firstname.lastname@example.org
By phone: 202/572-0044 (direct)
On LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/brian-seliber-b5284732
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Training Class 2019.03
New Class Starts May 9, 2019
The core of the 40Plus commitment to improve your job search is an intensive, four-week training course. Learn how to manage your search and maximize the results.
Our course leverages the most effective tools and tips from commercial executive search and placement services with the unique power of peer group dynamics to help you develop a solid foundation and an effective plan for your job search.
Meeting in small groups with facilitators, learn every task of job and career change hands-on:
The course schedule is as follows:
Each participant must successfully complete the membership application process.
The Classes are held at:
40Plus of Greater Washington
1627 K Street, NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20006near the Farragut North Metro Directions to 40Plus
1627 K Street, NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20006
NETWORKING With PURPOSE
Everyone Communicates - Few Connect
Join us for a 40Plus Thursday Evening Event. Connect with other professionals for a valuable "twilight" networking experience.
Hors d’oeuvres, wine, water and soda will be available during the networking portion of the evening beginning at 7:00 pm. The cost to attend this event is $10.
During this interactive session, participants will learn how to effectively connect with people. And while it may seem like some folks are just born with it, the fact is anyone can learn how to make every communication an opportunity for a powerful connection. You will learn the Five Principles and Practices so you can connect one-on-one, in a group, or with an audience. The many take-aways from this session will include:
· How to connect well with others and why that matters
· How to establish a bond with an audience
· How to inspire others to take action
About the Presenter
Contact the Presenter at:
Career Search Land Mines: How to Stop Sabotaging Your Efforts and Find Your Ideal Job
Are you in midst of your career search and not having much luck? Are you finding yourself feeling frustrated and stuck, because try as you might, you just can’t seem to get your momentum going? Or maybe you can’t keep the momentum going? Whether you’ve been in the search for a while or if you’re just starting today, the process can quickly cause you to become overwhelmed or just plain burned out. After all, this ain’t your mama’s job search.
Maybe you are sabotaging yourself without even realizing it. This presentation will help you identify the top ways you could be destroying your career search and how to make quick and easy changes to stop undermining your efforts and find your ideal job.
ABOUT THE SPEAKER:
Renée is a certified transformational life coach and SOAR Retreat Facilitator. She holds a Master’s degree in Organizational Communication and a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism.
CONTACT THE SPEAKER:
The Role of Emotional Intelligence in a Successful Search
Karen will present how to effectively utilize one’s emotional intelligence in the job search and interview. What does this look and feel like and how do you overcome the FUDD—fear, uncertainty, doubt and distress? She will offer ingredients for emotional intelligence, so that you may experience a successful job search and interview, overcoming obstacles and self-sabotage.
Karen Sadowski is an executive search consultant and President of KMS Associates which provides talent acquisition for law firms, associations and companies locally as well as nationally. With over 25 years of recruiting, branding, marketing and interviewing, Karen has seen what works, what doesn’t and why. Prior to her entrepreneurial role in the search service and career counseling industry, Karen has earned experience in senior management.
40Plus will be closed on Monday, May 27th in honor of Memorial Day.
Have an enjoyable and safe holiday!
Training Class 2019.04
New Class Starts July 11, 2019
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