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The Defining Decade: Why Your 20s Matter and How to Make the Most of Them Now

Our “thirty-is-the-new-twenty” culture tells us the twentysomething years don’t matter. Some say they are a second adolescence. Others call them an emerging adulthood. Dr. Meg Jay argues that twentysomethings...
May 10, 2013

Identify Your Talents and Leverage Your Strengths

It is time to develop your strengths instead of focusing on fixing your shortcomings! You have probably heard of StrengthsFinder™, because the book that originally introduced the StrengthsFinder™ assessment...
Apr 12, 2013

Conquer Your Fear of the Job Search

Despite all the great advice you’ll receive from classic career development books and job coaches, you may still find yourself immobilized with fear. Whether you’re a seasoned professional changing...
Apr 26, 2013

Strategic Messaging: How to Get Your Point Across

Do you consider yourself a good spokesperson? UVA alumna Diana Sun has trained hundreds of spokespersons, including CEOs, corporate executives, elected officials, and even an Olympic medalist along with...
Mar 22, 2013

Tips and Tricks from a Corporate Recruiter to Help Land Your Next Role

Ever wonder what happens when you submit your resume to a corporate website? Do you want to know what gets a recruiter’s attention? Join Patrick Payne, recruiting manager at...
Mar 8, 2013

Process Thinking: The Essential Skill that Will Change Your Life

Process thinking is an essential skill for your life, both personally and professionally. The phrase “process improvement” might evoke memories of business trends from the 1990’s — “BPI” and...
Feb 22, 2013

How Veterans Add Value to the Workplace: Strategies for Veterans and Employers

America’s military veterans represent a strategic recruiting resource for companies seeking top talent. With current skills, proven experience and an enviable work ethic, veterans are valued employees who contribute...
Feb 8, 2013

Find Your Next Job Faster with a Personal Marketing Plan

A marketing plan is an important yet often overlooked tool that can help you generate leads and find your next job faster.  It’s also a productivity-boosting, time-saving “What do...
Jan 25, 2013

Keeping It Together: Nutrition & Healthy Living for Busy People

Do you feel out of control of your health? Do you struggle to make healthy food and lifestyle choices that fit into your hectic schedule? Learn no-nonsense ways to stay...
Jan 11, 2013

Strategic Interviewing: Becoming the Candidate of Choice

This webinar goes beyond the basics of what to wear and how to answer certain questions. Larry Braman takes a strategic look at interviewing, offering advice and specific examples...
Mar 12, 2012

Overcome Procrastination and Do Something Different…for a Change

Procrastination is the great thief of productivity and entices us to put off doing the very things that would move us toward the change we desire. Clinical psychologist, psychology...
Sep 7, 2012

Résumés that Land Interviews

Your resume is not a biography — it's a sales tool; wherever you are in your career, a well-crafted resume is essential to opening the doors to the opportunities...
Aug 17, 2012