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- “It CAN Be Done!” – The Leadership Story of Eileen McDonnellThu, Oct 01Virtual Program - More details to come.Oct 01, 2020, 8:00 AM – 11:00 AMVirtual Program - More details to come.Chairman and CEO of The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company since 2013, Eileen McDonnell will talk about how personal accountability, empowerment and a commitment to shared leadership has impacted her career and leadership journey.
- Networking with a Purpose: The Fast Track to Securing Your Next Employment Opportunity ~ Sherry FeldberTue, Aug 25Webinar
- Transitions: Grad School to Industry ~ Babar Khan & Haidar KhanMon, Aug 24WebinarAug 24, 2020, 9:30 PM – Aug 25, 2020, 10:15 AMWebinarGraduate students are deeply immersed in their selected field of study with a goal to uncover novel insights. In this workshop, you will learn to distill skills obtained in academia and craft a personal story to stand out during the transition to Industry.
- Racial Conversations: How We Got Here and What We Can Do NowFri, Jun 12ZoomJun 12, 2020, 8:00 AMZoomGeorge Floyd's murder in the streets of Minneapolis has sparked outrage not only across the nation, but around the world. For the first time, this nation's consciousness is being elevated to the reality that black people have been living in a systemic and racist culture for 400 years.
- Strategies for Effective PresentationsThu, Jun 11WebinarJun 11, 2020, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EDTWebinarHosted by Raquel Arredondo Join this 45 minute professional development webinar focusing on fine tuning your presentation skills. Ever sit in awe at how easy TED Talk speakers deliver a clear, concise, and engaging presentation? Now add virtual presentations.
- Strategic NetworkingThu, May 28WebinarMay 28, 2020, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PMWebinarHosted by Raquel Arredondo Join this 45 minute professional development webinar focusing on effective networking. No-one likes networking. However creating and cultivating a strong network can influence so many aspects of your career success and professional development.
- Hit the Reset Button on your Career Development!Wed, May 20Webinar
- Driving Your Career & Business Development Through StorytellingThu, May 14WebinarMay 14, 2020, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EDTWebinarHosted by Raquel Arredondo Join this 45 minute professional development webinar focusing on storytelling. Whether networking, pitching an idea to your boss, or a product/service to a client, storytelling is the vehicle which can create successful interactions and drive results. Learn the importance