Smith Women Connect - Managing Your Career – a 5-part Series

The world is constantly changing. The career management strategies that worked for you in the past may not work for you today or in the future. Are you focusing on managing your current job or managing your career? Take charge of your career now by joining this 5-part career management series co-sponsored by the Office of Alumnae Relations and The Smith Fund.

 

Put the power of choice and a clear understanding of your preferences to work for you. Know where you want to go, determine what it will take to get there, and develop a plan that makes the best business and personal sense for you.  Each session will focus on a specific topic related to managing your career and will include plenty of time for networking and consulting with our career experts. Join us to take charge of your career, define your own success, and create a plan to make it happen!

 

This series is limited to 50 people, so sign up now:  click here to register.

 

Schedule:

 

Part 1 – Your Present: (in-person) NYC 9/25 10am – 1pm, Boston 9/27, 6-8:30pm

Part 2 – Your Challenges and Opportunities: (on-line webinar) 10/13 1-2pm

Part 3  - Your Network: (on-line networking event) 10/25, 6-8pm

Part 4 – Your Future: (in-person) NYC 11/29, 6-8:30pm, Boston 11/14, 6-8:30pm

Part 5 Your Plan: (on-line webinar) 12/6   1-2pm

Managing Your Career – Workshop Content

Part 1 – Your Present:

In this session you will have the opportunity to:

  • assess the current state of your career and how your career and life goals are working together
  • identify how well you fit in your current position and to what extent the climate within your organization supports you in producing your best work
  • complete a self-assessment of values, accomplishments, strengths, skills and personality factors (some will done after the session online through Career Beam and Career Driver).

FAQ’s:

Must I attend all 5 sessions?

In order for you to get the most out of the series, it is recommended that you attend all 5 sessions.

If I cannot make the time for the live webinars, can I watch a recording of them afterwards?
Yes, a recording of the webinars will be available to anyone who cannot attend the live webinar.

How many people will be in the workshop?

Each cohort is limited to 50 people.

Can I bring a friend who is not a Smith alumna?

Yes, but they will not receive the subsidized rate that Smith alumnae receive. You can register them as a guest during the registration process.

I have some other questions. Who can I contact?

Email the Office of Alumnae Relations at alumnaeevents@smith.edu