Empowering Experienced Professionals for Successful Career Transitions
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Training Class 2017
New Class Starts May 11, 2017
The core of the 40Plus commitment to improve your job search is an intensive, four-week training course. Learn how to manage your search and maximize the results.
Our course leverages the most effective tools and tips from commercial executive search and placement services with the unique power of peer group dynamics to help you develop a solid foundation and an effective plan for your job search.
Meeting in small groups with facilitators, learn every task of job and career change hands-on:
The course schedule is as follows:
Class ends: June 15, 2017
Each participant must successfully complete the membership application process.
40Plus of Greater Washington
1627 K Street, NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20006near the Farragut North Metro
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1627 K Street, NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20006
40Plus will be closed on Monday, May 29th in honor of Memorial Day.
Have an enjoyable and safe holiday!
Your GPS to Success
A successful job search requires you to prove that you can solve a company's problem and market yourself as the best person to solve it.
In this 1-hour workshop, you will learn to transform yourself from a job seeker to problem solver by identifying organizational gaps in job descriptions and then translate your experience into solution statements, leading to interviews. After completing this workshop, you will have the skills to navigate your way to the C-suite or dream job.
Dara Iserson is an accomplished coach and mentor for job seekers, entrepreneurs and Fortune 500 companies. She has over 13 years of experience in International Trade, Finance and Investment in both the public and private sector. As the founder of Bactrian Global Strategies, she has translated her entrepreneurship and professional development experience to format resumes and business plans as well as mentor, coach and empower over 100+ people and companies in 15 countries globally. Dara Iserson received her BA from University of Michigan – Ann Arbor and her MA from Johns Hopkins University – School of Advanced International Studies.
CONTACT THE SPEAKER:
Bactrian Global Strategies
Phone: (703) 755-0732
1627 K St NW, 3rd fl.
Using Social Media to Build Your Personal Brand
Developing a personal brand using social media is essential for today’s job market. Join us to discuss the specifics of leveraging your internet presence and learn how to successfully implement strategies to boost your business opportunities.
In this workshop, we will be discussing personal branding, content marketing techniques, and ways to entice potential employers.
The key learning points:
• Personal branding
• The role of smartphones
• Content marketing strategies
• Web-based networking
ABOUT THE SPEAKER:
Meg Cale is a social media influencer and community educator. After finishing her MPA and research practicum, she moved to South Korea and started her blog; the rest is history. Four years and hundreds of thousands of pageviews later, Meg now focuses on the intersections of travel, culture, and new media. Meg’s first book, “Slacktivist: Using Digital Media to Create Change” will be released June 1, 2017. Meg’s subject matter expertize has been featured in Cosmopolitan Magazine, Go Magazine, Out Traveler, Nylon Magazine, Matador Network, Elite Daily, Buzzfeed, Korea Observer, and India's The Quint.
Follow her @MegCale or check out her blog DopesontheRoad.com
A DISCUSSION WITH COLLEAGUES WHO HAVE TRANSITIONED TO EXCITING NEW CAREERS
Are you thinking about changing careers – going from one sector to another, for example, from for-profit to nonprofit, or the other way around? Or, perhaps, you wish to be an entrepreneur.
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm – 7:30 pm Open Networking with Light Refreshments
7:30 pm – 8:30 pm Panel Presentation
8:30 pm – 9:00 pm Networking continues
Registration is just $10.00
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New Class Starts July 6, 2017
Class ends: August 10, 2017
New Class Starts September 7, 2017
Class ends: October 12, 2017
New Class Starts November 9, 2017
Class ends: December 14, 2017
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