Empowering Experienced Professionals for Successful Career Transitions
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With Devora Zack
Navigating the government and public sectors can be a complicated process if you are not prepared. Learn the skills and tools necessary in order to create a strategy to help you land your ideal job.
This lively, informative, highly interactive program will introduce participants to tangible, versatile tips on how to successfully network on a job search. Based on the speakers acclaimed, top selling book, 'Networking for People Who Hate Networking' (Berrett-Koehler 2010), a whole new method of networking is taught.
What you will learn at the session:
Participants will take a self-assessment and learn to match their networking technique to their natural communication style.
No more one size fits all! Transform your perceived networking liabilities into your best job search assets. No more stamping out your instincts. Learn that being true to yourself is the surest path to landing the perfect job for you.
About The Speaker
Devora Zack, president of Only Connect Consulting, Inc. (OCC), is a nationally acclaimed coach, facilitator, and leadership consultant. OCC has grown annually as a 100% referral-based corporation, with 85+ clients including Deloitte, Smithsonian, U.S. Department of Education, SAI C, America Online, U.S Patent & Trademark, Global Intellectual Properties Academy, National Association of Personal Financial Advisors, and Department of Homeland Security. Devora has been visiting faculty 15 years for Cornell University’s MBA Leadership Program. Her book Networking for People Who Hate Networking (Berrett-Koehler 2010) is receiving international acclaim.
Devora holds an MBA - Cornell University, BA - University of Pennsylvania, certifications in MBTI and Neuro Linguistic Programming, and memberships in Phi Beta Kappa, Mensa, and ASTD. OCC won USDA’s Woman Business of the Year.Cathleen Szebrat, President of The O’Toole Firm, is a certified coach, trainer and experienced strategic planning facilitator. Ms. Szebrat has designed and facilitated trainings on topics including career development, leadership development, team leadership and dynamics, multigenerational workforces, effective communication, and strategic planning. Her training and coaching philosophy is based on four core principles. She helps individuals become more self-observant and reflective by identifying patterns that may block their development. Her clients engage in action learning and its emphasis on enhancing knowledge through experimentation and application to real-life challenges.
Contact The Speaker
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.
40Plus of Greater Washington
1718 P Street, NW, Suite T2
Washington, DC 20036
near the DuPont Circle Metro, use the South exit.
Directions to 40Plus
40Plus of Greater Washington
Empowering Experienced Professionals
for Successful Career Transitions
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