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Build Trust and Influence People Through Better Storytelling

Stories humanize us. They put a face on an issue. They give life to data. And they help us connect with and relate to each other in a way...
Oct 24, 2014

Magnetic Networking: How To Make Meaningful Connections

Networking is more than just memorizing names and handing out business cards, and in this webinar, you’ll learn exactly how to expand your network and your influence. Join keynote...
Oct 10, 2014

Board Membership: Enhance Your Career, Improve Your Community

Being an effective member of a non-profit or professional board can serve not only as a career networking opportunity but as a way to help your community. Suzanne Israel...
Aug 22, 2014

The Inside Scoop: The Not-So-Scary Side of Sales

Contrary to popular belief, very few of today’s inside sales jobs fit the mold of the “used car salesman” stereotype. Lane Stickley (Col ’13) will discuss the variety of...
May 9, 2014

5 Personal Finance Strategies to Live Well & Retire Well

While we all recognize the importance of personal finance and long-term planning, we typically don’t give it the attention that it deserves in our busy lives. As a result,...
Apr 11, 2014

The Inside Scoop: How To Get Published in 7 Steps

Ever think of writing a book? The publishing process – literary agents, publishers, digital publishing – can be tough to navigate in today’s publishing landscape. Join us to learn...
Mar 21, 2014

Key Strategy: Stand Out From the Career Fair Crowd

Career and Job Fairs are opportunities to make connections, develop employer relationships and obtain interviews. Whether you’re attending the next DCHoos Career Fair, an upcoming professional association conference, or...
Mar 7, 2014

Key Strategy: Targeted Résumés

A well-crafted résumé is essential to opening the doors to the opportunities you seek.  You need to think of your résumé as a sales tool designed to sell you...
Feb 7, 2014

The Inside Scoop: Working with a Recruiter to Find Your Ideal Job

What exactly does a recruiter do? Should you use a recruiter as part of your job search strategy? How do you pick the right recruiter? Join Daphne DuRocher Norvell,...
Jan 24, 2014

The Inside Scoop: Life in the Foreign Service

What is it like to be an American diplomat posted abroad in a US Embassy? How does one enter the Foreign Service? What is a typical Foreign Service career?...
Jan 10, 2014

Find Your Passion and Live Your Dream

We all talk about wanting to have a job we love. But that’s easier said than done, right? Even if you know you want to change, you might wonder: ...
Dec 6, 2013

Overcoming the 11 Deadly Sins of Public Speaking and Presentations

Few things in your career are more important than the ability to present your ideas in clear and compelling terms. Solid presentation skills can help you win approval for...
Sep 20, 2013