Event Detail

Jump Start The Job Search (Members Only, Limited Space) (Ended)

Date, Time, and Location:
Monday, November 14, 2016 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
Nov. 14, Nov. 21, Dec. 16, Dec. 19 at 10 AM
The Conference Center, 33 N. LaSalle St., Chicago, IL  60602   (Driving Directions)

Sari Klein - Principal of Acrobat Recruiting
Megan Walls, CPC, PCC, ELI-MP - Certified executive and life coach and owner of Conscious Connection

Program Description:

Looking to change jobs or be more proactive in managing your career? Maybe you're frustrated with your current job search or are wondering why you haven't received a promotion you believe you deserve. No matter what your job status is, everyone should have a current resume, brand statement, know what their strengths are and be able to confidently about themselves and have a plan. Jump Start The Job Search assists individuals with their interviewing skills, teaches candidates how to differentiate themselves from the competition and provides insights and tips that will help job seekers prepare for interviews.

Accelerate Workshop Schedule - Jump Start Your Job Search:

  • Week 1: Learn how to confidently talk about yourself in the interview
  • Week 2: Develop your unique personal brand statement
  • Week 3: Modernize your resume
  • Week 4: Set realistic job search goals, structure your plan and take action immediately

Accelerate Group Coaching consists of:

  • 4 in person sessions: one 2-hour session followed by three 90-minute sessions
  • Jump Start's customized workshop materials
  • Take StrengthsFinder 2.0 online assessment and receive your top 5 strengths
  • Guidance and accountability from experienced instructors
  • Unlimited email support throughout the engagement
  • Support, synergy and motivation from group members

Sari Klein and Megan Walls Speaker Bios:
Sari Klein is an experienced recruiter, and Megan Walls is a seasoned career coach. Together, they are the dynamic duo behind Jump Start The Job Search. They help job seekers navigate the job search with confidence. They arm candidates with skills and set them apart from the competition in a strategic way. Sari and Megan can help you through the process of landing your dream job, all with a lot less stress!

Members - $15 (Includes a StrengthsFinder 2.0 Assessment)
* If you miss 2 or more classes you will be charged a no-show fee of $20. Function tickets cannot be used for this event.
(Member pricing underwritten by CFA Society Chicago)

Attire: Business Casual

Registration: Register online below

Monday, November 14, 2016: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monday, November 21, 2016: 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Friday, December 16, 2016: 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Monday, December 19, 2016: 10:00 am - 11:30 am
*Please arrive a few minutes early as program will start promptly at 10:00 am every week

Hosted by: Professional Development Advisory Group

*Special Notes Regarding Fees:
Credit card is required to guarantee ALL reservations. Day-of-event registrations accepted on-site only if applicable and space available. There is a $5 surcharge for walk-ins. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Diners Club are accepted. Cancellations accepted until 5:00 pm, November 8th. If guests fail to cancel before the deadline and/or fail to attend the event they will be charged a $20 fee (please refer to details under fees).

Passport Program
Members of any CFA society may attend at the CFA Society Chicago member rate. If you are only a member of CFA Institute, you do not qualify for the society member rate.

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