Developing Professional Networking Confidence
Are you making the most of your strengths and attributes? Is your image going to take your career to the next level? This four part program is geared to professionals looking to enhance their professional image while learning effective networking techniques.
Price: $199 for all four sessions
Session I: Be Visible – Making Connections that Count!
Effective networking is a good business practice, whether you're a corporate professional or you own your own business. The key to making the most of your professional networking is to keep the right attitude and use a series of techniques to connect with others and expand your circle of influence. Connections with the right people put you on the path to success. Being able to leverage your networks saves you time, energy, and money.
Date: March 27, 5:30 – 8:00 pm
Session II: Using Technology as a Networking Tool
Career networking websites enable you to build relationships with people you know and the people they know to develop thousands of connections and to collaborate with professional online interest groups. Many employers are using LinkedIn as a primary hiring source. Job search has completely changed because technology enabled networking is more powerful, more effective, faster, more in depth and free. Create an online profile using LinkedIn and learn about Google Sites for building online portfolios.
Date: April 3, 5:30 – 8:00 pm
Session III: Personal Branding – Packaging Your Identity
Your personal power and professional ‘style’ have a bearing on the way you are viewed by your employer, customers and colleagues. Those views can help or hinder your effectiveness on the job and your ability to advance your position or start a new business. This session reveals the essential ingredients of a winning professional image through self-assessment activities, discussion, and interactive exercises.
Date: April 10, 5:30 – 8:00 pm
Session IV: Building a Strategic and Sustainable Action Plan
Having a sustainable strategic plan will assist you in maintaining your focus and reaching your chosen level of success. Utilizing the tools you’ve gained throughout the Career Building Skills program, this session will provide insight into the creation and execution of an individualized strategic and sustainable plan.
Date: April 17, 5:30 – 8:00 pm