Career Webinars

Receive valuable tips and strategies from best-selling authors and national career experts to help you reach your career goals.

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Focus on LinkedIn

Wednesday, October 5
7-8 p.m. CDT

Learn how to leverage your online social media presence throughout the course of your career and to actively send clients and employers to you. Networking and building engagement is far more effective than sending resumes all over the place, hoping someone notices your skills and qualifications. Learn how to network like a professional, and you will be seen as and be treated like a professional. To register, click here.

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The Politics of Promotion

Wednesday, October 12
7-8 p.m. CDT

The workplace is a highly political environment where key decisions about who gets ahead, who gets the plum assignments, and who gets access to scarce resources are not decided solely on merit. Promotion and political savvy are critical to influence the decision making process for career advancement.

You will take away some practical tips for positioning yourself effectively in a political and competitive work environment, and how to play the game without losing your integrity. To register, click here.

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THE PLATINUM RULE(R) - How to Build Rapport with Virtually Anyone

Wednesday, October 19
7-8 p.m. CDT

Most of us never figure people out. We just ricochet through life, getting along with some people and dealing as little as possible with others because they're so different from us.

In this HIGHLY entertaining and insightful webinar, Dr. Tony Alessandra shows you how to practice The Platinum Rule: "Do unto others as THEY would like done unto THEM!" Once you understand and master The Platinum Rule, you'll be able to build rapport with people of any style in any business or personal situation. The Platinum Rule is practical... accurate... and immediately useable.

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How to Retire the Cheapskate Way

Wednesday, October 26
7-8 p.m. CDT

Whether you want to retire early or simply enjoy your retirement more, this webinar will show you how the key to realizing your retirement dreams is more about how - and how much - you spend than it is about complicated investment schemes or even the size of your nest egg..

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The Twitter Job Search Guide

Wednesday, November 2
7-8 p.m. CDT

One of the biggest challenges in any career is making connections and a good impression in the right place at the right time. With a range of options for information gathering, communication and sharing Twitter is an invaluable tool for career management - whether you are seeking a new opportunity or expand your professional presence.

While every Tweet (status update) is limited to 140 characters, Twitter can be used in multiple ways to meet your personal and professional goals. Join us for an overview of these capabilities and equip yourself with the skills and tools you need to get started or enhance your use of this invaluable platform.

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3 Mindset Shifts To Change Careers Achieve Breakout Career Success

Wednesday, November 9
7-8 p.m. CST

Are you seeking more balance and happiness in your life? Are there aspects of your relationships you'd like to change but don't know how? Do you find it difficult to balance priorities between family and friends while supporting your career?

In this session, you will be led through an engaging discussion about the power of our thoughts, feelings, and intuition; you will be introduced to a powerful, yet simple, three-step process; and you will create a plan to find better balance in your work, relationships, and life.

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21 Steps to Better Relationships: Find More Balance with Others

Wednesday, November 16
7-8 p.m. CST

Are you seeking more balance in your relationships? Are there aspects of your relationships you'd like to change and don't know where to start? Based on his book 21 Steps to Better Relationships, Michael uses a three-step balance process designed to gently shift your perspective, remove barriers, and help you find better balance in your relationships—regardless of who they are.

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Make Your Retirement Your Boom Years

Wednesday, November 23
7-8 p.m. CST

Have you put much thought into what you want to do during your retirement years?  As you plan for your retirement or enter your retirement, you have an opportunity to "reboot" your life and do things you never imagined you would do before.  Learn how to expand your horizons and live a fulfilling life.

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The Realities of Career Search and Candidate Experience

Wednesday, December 7
7-8 p.m. CST

Join Talent Board VP and author of "Tech Job Hunt Handbook," Kevin Grossman, as he delivers an informative 60-minute webinar that will cover:

    • The resources you should leverage in your job search
    • Why you should you leverage your network (all the time)
    • What candidate experiences those of you who are hired are having

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Fearless Salary Negotiation

Wednesday, December 14
7-8 p.m. CST

Key takeaways:

    • How to prepare for your job interviews
    • How to answer interview questions effectively
    • How to set your goal and make your case for a promotion
How to set your goal and make your case for a raise

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Powerfully Simple Meetings

Wednesday, December 21
7-8 p.m. CST

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the fundamental challenges with executing productive business meetings
  • Learn a step-by-step process for managing effective meetings
  • Learn to quickly identify and capture your meeting intellectual property
  • Build your essential meeting management skills and put them into practice

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The Power of Zero: Get to a Zero Percent Tax Bracket and Transform Your Retirement

Wednesday, December 28
7-8 p.m. CST

The United States Government has made trillions of dollars in promises for programs like Social Security and Medicare it simply can't afford to keep. The only way to deliver on these promises is to raise taxes. It's simple math. Some experts have even suggested that tax rates have to double just to keep our country solvent. Unfortunately, if you're like most Americans, you've saved the majority of your retirement assets in tax-deferred vehicles like 401(k)s and IRAs. If tax rates go up, how much of your hard-earned money will you really get to keep?

In this presentation, David McKnight lays out a step by step roadmap on how to get to the 0% tax bracket, effectively eliminating tax rate risk from your retirement picture. Why is the 0% tax bracket so powerful? Because if tax rates double, two times zero is still zero!

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The Power Formula for LinkedIn Success

Wednesday, January 4
7-8 p.m. CST

Do you think referrals are just for sales people?  Well, think again.  In this complimentary webcast, Wayne Breitbarth, nationally-recognized speaker and author of the best-selling book, The Power Formula for LinkedIn Success, you'll learn how to use LinkedIn to improve your referral process, to enhance your personal brand and move your career forward!

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Discover Yourself

Wednesday, January 11
7-8 p.m. CST

Highly successful people think differently. They own certain habits and rituals that set them apart from others. Scott will share secrets in an eight-step program that is designed to help prepare your mind daily to achieve well-defined goals. 

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Wait, How Do I Write This Email?

Wednesday, January 18
7-8 p.m. CST

Writing skills are a critical part of a career in any industry. When we learn to compose emails and documents with impact, they can lead to new opportunities and change our path forever.
Key takeaways:

  • How to write an authentic email for networking
  • How to write an employer about job opportunities
  • Why (and how) you need to begin a cover letter with a short story of success
  • Send off emails that get noticed and get results
  • Take an interest in someone else as a way to build a relationship
  • Understand how to write a powerful cover letter that sets you apart

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Hired for Youth, Fired for Age!

Wednesday, January 25
7-8 p.m. CST

We all know people who are approaching and entering the last decade of work prior to retirement and who lost the job they expected to carry them into their retirement years.

It can happen to anyone, even you. Join Reynold Lewke to learn how to manage and maneuver through this unnerving stage to preserve the goals and strategies you have for retirement.

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The Power Of The Infographic Resume

Wednesday, February 1
7-8 p.m. CST

You will walk away with a better understanding of:

    • How to use the right infographic elements to showcase talent.
    • How to use color, fonts and more to convey personal brand
    • Free and for-fee resources to create powerful infographics
    • Pros and Cons of infographic resumes
    • Who should use one and how.

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Your True Colors

Wednesday, February 8
7-8 p.m. CST

We are surrounded by color - yet not everybody realizes that our minds and bodies are constantly reacting to it. That means that the colors you wear, the colors you live around and the colors of your logo, business card, website and packaging all matter.

 In this webinar Catherine, author of "Your True Colors", will draw on 25 years of experience of color psychology to introduce you to some of the core concepts.

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Networking To Build Business Contacts

Wednesday, February 15
7-8 p.m. CST

In this fast-paced webinar Don Gabor, networking expert and best-selling author of How to Start a Conversation and Make Friends will show you how to increase your odds of connecting with colleagues, clients and prospects at company events, industry conferences, and other business meetings. 

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7 Keys to a Successful Job Search for Midlife

Wednesday, February 22
7-8 p.m. CST

If you are a jobseeker, you need to consider yourself a product. In fact, you are competing against thousands of other products hoping to land in the hands of the right buyers. Packaging, product placement, pricing and word of mouth are all critical to your success.

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How to Build Your Brand Online

Wednesday, March 1
7-8 p.m. CST

Building your personal brand is has become a requirement for business professionals. In this presentation, you will learn how to build your brand, grow your influence, and amplify your online reputation using a four-step process.

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Your First 100 Days

Wednesday, March 8
7-8 p.m. CST

Jeffrey Tarter, author of The First Hundred Days, has written the definitive career guide for how to hit the ground running on a new job. In this webinar, he describes five critical "moments of truth" during your first hundred days that you should be well prepared to encounter:

    • Your first one-on-one conversation with your boss
    • Your first (probably trivial) assignment
    • The moment when your team members really begin to trust you
    • The first time you're shocked by the bad behavior of your co-workers
    • The moment when you decide you really love—or hate—your new job

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Build Stronger Relationships to Advance Your Career

Wednesday, March 15
7-8 p.m. CDT

If you are interested in learning how to align your job with your life goals and dreams, join Kandis as she empowers you to change the trajectory of your career path so you can be happier, authentically engaged, and more productive in all areas of your life.

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BOOMERangs: Engaging the Aging Workforce in America

Wednesday, March 22
7-8 p.m. CDT

We are living longer, much longer, than our ancestors. We are no longer young and old; there is a new third age, a potentially productive age of 65-80. As our country's nearly 80 million Baby Boomers reach this unprecedented phase of life, many want to continue in the workforce and we need them. Our attitudes, laws and workplaces need to change for us and them to adapt successfully to the age of longevity. 

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Link Out: Turn Your Network into a Chain of Lasting Connections

Wednesday, April 5
7-8 p.m. CDT

Growing your business or career has become more challenging. Leaders and the most successful business professionals flourish -  even in tough times - because they have one thing in common. They 'Link Out" and build their own entourage - a trusted circle of people who support their success with connections, advice and open doors. Everyone can have their own entourage. Leslie Grossman, author of "Link Out" will share how leaders enroll influencers to collaborate with them to achieve their personal vision. She will share the 5 key steps to create your own entourage, no matter where you are on your career or business journey - startup, plateau, growth or reinvention.

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Mid-Life Career Rescue

Wednesday, April 12
7-8 p.m. CDT

What makes you happy? What's your passion? Perhaps, like other people, you don't know. So many people never think about what gives them joy, meaning and purpose before embarking on their careers. Others' struggle to work out how to follow their passion and still pay the bills.

With over 25 years' experience as a career coach, counsellor and holistic psychologist Cassandra Gaisford has seen the mental, emotional, spiritual and physical toll being in the wrong job can exact.
Learn how to:

    • Find your passion and purpose
    • Value and utilize your natural knacks and talents
    • Clarify your best-fit career
    • Make a living in a way that reflects who you are and what's precious to you

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Six essential soft skills of indispensable professional

Wednesday, April 19
7-8 p.m. CDT

Do you feel unvalued as a professional?

Do you feel stuck in a job that does not give you anything back in return but the (most likely unsatisfied) paycheck?

Do you feel overwhelmed while cruising the job market, desperately applying for everything that resembles an opportunity but keep getting endless rejections?

Chances are, you are not using your SOFT SKILLS to get you the results you want!

Together with many business and personal development gurus out there, I firmly believe that your personal and professional power lies in your mindset and your soft skills.

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How to Make a Living and a Difference during the Second Half of Life

Wednesday, April 26
7-8 p.m. CDT

In this webinar you'll learn, among other things:

  • How volunteering or pro bono consulting can lead to paid work;
  • How to network effectively and harness the power of social media;
  • How to find the most age-friendly jobs in nonprofits, government, education, healthcare and socially-minded businesses;
  • How to combat age discrimination;
  • The pros and cons of going back to school;

How to financially plan for your transition

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How Anyone (Grads too!) Can Land a Job Within 30 Days

Wednesday, May 3
7-8 p.m. CDT

Whether the individual is a college graduate conducting their first job search, an experienced working professional, a returning military vet, or an underemployed or unemployed professional, Todd Palmer's discussion will share proven ideas to launch a successful job search and career.

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Create a Career Plan for Your Job of a Lifetime

Wednesday, May 10
7-8 p.m. CDT

You have decided that now's the time for you to move to your next career chapter. Perhaps the timing was forced upon you. Or maybe you've simply decided it's time for something new. But before you start, learn several key elements for a successful job search.

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The Secret Laws of Attraction

Wednesday, May 17
7-8 p.m. CDT

This 7-tiered program reveals how to stop struggling and start going with the flow. How to expand your willingness to have, and to fulfill your emotional needs. How to orient your life around your own core values and passions. And how to indulge in excellent self-care as you let yourself become effortlessly successful.

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Cracking the New Job Market

Wednesday, June 7
7-8 p.m. CDT

Forget everything you think you know about landing a well-paid job—the rules have changed forever.
How to find professional work once seemed clear and unwavering: capture career highlights in a resume, practice answers to standard interview questions, and do lots of face-to-face networking.

It doesn't matter if you are new grad or an experienced professional you'll learn insights and strategies that will serve you for the rest of your career.

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