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Professional Development Day - Career Dating : How to Fall in Love with Your Career Again and Again

Strategic Business Management skills


Career Dating - How to fall in love with what you do again, and again!

Are you “dating” your career?  Do you want to fall in love with what you do again and again? 

Don't miss this workshop presented by Kari Mirabal, author, TEDx speaker, International keynote presenter and former IT recruiter.  You'll explore ways to fall in love with what you do again and again.  Empower yourself with knowledge to help shift dated mindsets and become the CEO of your career.  Whether you're interested in making the most of the role you already have, pursing a promotion or interested in a complete career transition, this workshop will equip you with tactical and strategic information guaranteed to make powerful impressions in today's competitive market.

Workshop Takeaways

Create Powerful Branding Tools

  • Identify top transferable skills
  • Create a TMAY (tell me about yourself statement)
  • Develop a tagline guaranteed to spark curiosity in others
  • Resumes writing strategies 
  • Cover letters (and other dated tools not to use)
  • Interview strategies 
  • Business cards 101
  • Salary negotiation
  • Counter offers
  • Resignation pointers

Explore Innovative Networking Strategies 

*Traditional & Social Media methods explored

  • Top 10 LinkedIn profile "must-haves" (for career transition)
  • LinkedIn 101 navigation
  • Ways to work the "unpublished job market" on LinkedIn
  • Best practices for finding and working with top recruiters 
  • Best practices for job fairs

Confidence Boosters to GO FOR THE ASK

  • Overcoming rejection
  • Pushing through fear
  • Managing the "black hole" (where resumes are sometimes sent)
  • Strategies to shift dated mindsets
  • Managing workplace triggers

Participants Can Expect

  • Interactive audience exercises
  • Examples of real-world business cases
  • Networking opportunities with others 
  • QA with a seasoned IT recruiter who has placed countless professional in new career roles
  • A day of education mixed with fun - an enjoyable experience of learning

Speaker Bio: Kari Mirabal, International keynote and TEDx speaker, author, and career coach shares innovative strategies to help today's leaders become the CEO of their career.  Mirabal shares knowledge gathered from decades of IT recruiting experience and whose clients include Fortune 500 companies and executive leaders across the country and abroad.  Mirabal’s company develops corporate programs, products, and presentations that benefit those interested in earning new clients, increasing profits, and advancing careers through networking. Learn more at karimirabal.com 

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Type of activity: Meeting / Event

Date: October 16th, 2019

Hour: 8:30AM to 4:30AM

Number of PDUs: 8.0


Members: $200.00

Non members: $250.00


Maritz, Inc. located at: 1355 North Highway Drive. Entrance 2 Parking. Big Piney Conference Room.