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2016 Webinars

Upcoming 2016 Webinars

Want to Increase Your Productivity & Gain More Control Over Your Professional Life? Learn the Best Practices in Business Today!

February 17, 2016 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. (EST)

Presented by Karen Graziano '93, Graziano Career Works, LLC

How can you be more productive and efficient while improving your work relationships in the process?

Join Karen Graziano '93 to learn:

  • Best business practices today for working on in-person and virtual teams
  • Best practices for participating in and running meetings, and developing your professional skills in the workplace
  • As a new or seasoned employee, find how you can be a more effective employee and colleague and raise your leadership profile
  • For job seekers, learn the questions you should be asking at your next interview
  • As a manager, learn how you can improve productivity and satisfaction with your team by implementing the latest research

Karen Graziano '93 is a college professor and a consultant for her recently launched business, Graziano Career Works, LLC.


Strategic Networking: How to Identify and Cultivate the Workplace Relationships That Count

May 17, 2016 1 - 2pm EST

Presented by Bonnie Marcus M.Ed

Do you go to a networking event, collect business cards, and think you are helping your career? Think again! Join this webinar to understand how a building a strategic network will help you achieve your career goals faster.

Learn how to identify the decision makers and influencers in your organization and build critical relationships of trust and confidence.

In this presentation, attendees will learn:

  • The importance of building a power network for their career
  • How to create their web of influence in the workplace
  • How to leverage relationships for their career advancement

Bonnie Marcus M.Ed. is a certified executive coach, speaker and author. A former corporate executive, Bonnie founded her firm, Women’s Success Coaching, in 2007 with the mission to help professional women promote and position themselves for success. Her latest book, The Politics of Promotion: How High Achieving Women Get Ahead and Stay Ahead, provides a road map for women to navigate the complexities of their workplace to get the promotion they deserve.


Increase Your Page Views: Resume Optimization for Online and Offline Search

March 29, 2016 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. (EST)

Presented by Megan Hallissy '10, Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW)

It is a well-known fact that recruiters take on average, 6 seconds to review a resume. By submitting your resume online into a database, it could be scanned even quicker. So, why not make every second count and optimize your resume to make it stand out from the rest!

In this webinar, you will learn:

  • How to optimize your resume for the busy recruiter who only has 6 seconds or less to review it
  • About the algorithmic search engine tools that are skimming your resume for key words
  • How to use key words to link your background to the job description

Megan Hallissy '10 is a Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW) with a background in customer service, human resources, and learning and development across the industries of media and entertainment, luxury and consumer goods, and higher education.


Previous Webinars From 2016

Video Interviews – How to Ace Them

Tuesday, Jan 19, 2016 1:00 - 2:00 PM EST.

More and more employers are utilizing Video Interviewing as an important step in their interview process. This is economical for the company on many levels. But for you, succeeding and prevailing utilizing this platform is key so that you are invited to the next step: the face to face interview.

During this webinar, Linda will discuss:

  • Time
  • Place
  • Equipment
  • Interview Prep Questions and Fundamentals
  • Dress Code
  • Great tips regarding what the interviewer CAN’T see
  • For fun: some “Oh no’s!"

Linda Van Valkenburgh is the owner and certified executive career coach of My Executive Career Coach, LLC – Stamford, CT. She has great business experience in a broad range of corporate environments including marketing, advertising, engineering, entrepreneurial partnerships, industrial manufacturing and full time career development work experience.


2015 Webinars

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2014 Webinars

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2013 Webinars

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