Monday Morning Speaker: Joan Sherman
You’re Not Ready to Network Until …… And Other Practical Job-Search Tips
An URGENT NOTE about this event :
Due to an unfortunate situation at the Foundation Center we must cancel this event. There is flooding in the facility and it will not be remedied in time to make the facility usable for Monday 's meeting. We deeply regret any inconvenience caused by this situation and hope to see you at future 40Plus events.
40Plus of Greater Washington
Founder of netWORKshops
Research and statistics indicate that “70 % of all jobs are found through networking!” This workshop focuses specifically on networking effectively, enjoying it and getting results. The agenda includes a comprehensive overview of the job-search process, necessary preparation and techniques to get the most from networking meetings and various tools, protocols and tips to keep job-seekers organized, efficient and motivated to, ultimately, land the “right” job.
Register here: http://40plusdc.org/event-2768820
ABOUT THE SPEAKER:
Joan Sherman is a job-search and career coach in Washington, DC. Her career spans 30+ years in the commercial and international insurance business then, providing human capital consulting to several Federal government agencies. She has held a variety of professional roles in sales, management and corporate training including organizational development consulting.
Joan has a broad perspective on “selling yourself,” knowledge of the “world of work” and is a turbo-networker with a “golden rolodex!” Her direct, collaborative style, demanding approach and inventive concepts accelerate the "job-search process" to help others develop the necessary skills & tools to find fulfilling careers.
Plan to join us after the meeting for networking. Admission is free. Many of us carry our conversations to lunch at the nearby eatery.Attire is business casual, recruiters are often present, so we ask all Monday Speaker attendees to contribute to the professional standards and objectives of this important networking meeting.
Doors open at 9:45 for networking and the program starts promptly at 10:00. at our new location:
1627 K St NW, 3rd fl.