POST-GRADUATION LIFE TRACK

Career Author Presentations

 

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You are entering the most dramatic career change you will ever encounter in your life. What have you done to successfully transition to your first professional job and life as an independent adult? Each author will share three tips on how you can quickly and successfully make your transition!

Reyna Gobels
Graduation Debt: How to Manage Student Loans and Live Your Life
Your job search is NOT the most important thing you should be doing right now. According to Reyna, one of the first things you should address in your post-college year is to refinance your student loans. Reyna is an expert on the latest strategies that will save you thousands of dollars! You need to act on her advice immediately!

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Wes Rowlands
How to Make $100K Out of College: Discover the 6 Simple Insider Secrets to Making 6 Figures a Year Doing What You Wove
While you are looking for a job, why not create your own job! Wes will show you real life examples of others who have walked in your shoes and stepped out of college to creat their own jobs and careers. You will get inspired and walk away thinking – “I can do that!’

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Natasha Bowman
You Can’t Do That at Work
Let’s face it!  Corporate life is much different than college life.  What seemed normal to do on campus may not be acceptable once you step into your first professional job.  As an attorney Natasha works with human resource directors, employers, and employees to understand what actions and issues become legal problems within a work environment.  Natasha will open your eyes and prepare you so you don’t accidently mess up a great career opportunity!

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Jennifer Dziura
Thinking More Productively About Money!
Money, money, money! You want more of it but, do you know how to get it. Have you thought about how much money you want to earn? Do you know what the average salaries are in the companies you are applying to? If you want to take ownership of your career, you are going to have to learn how to talk about money! Jennifer is going to show you how talking about money can make you more of it.

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Nancy Burke
POWER Your Career: The Art of Tactful Self-Promotion at Work!

Whose got your back!  When you are just starting your career you don’t have have a lot of projects or experience behind you.  Nor do you have anyone who is going to be your champion and talk you up to management.  So you will need to tactfully show others what you have accomplished and are capable of.  Join Nancy to learn proven strategies that will help management see your potential and give you new responsibilities and challenges.

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Los Ellis
Grab the Hidden Keys to Life & Business Success
You are not alone!  In fact, nearly 1.7 million students graduate from college each year. Everyone is struggling with the same questions.  Join Los Ellis to gain insight on how you can leverage your knowledge, skills, connections, and uniqueness to launch and lead a successful career.  You’ve got a lot going for you.  You’ll learn that from someone who started below the bottom and worked his way up!

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Evan Tarver
Life in 20 Somethings: A Story of Self-Discovery
Congratulations. You’ve proven you can handle adversity, demands on your time, and reach personal goals. Now you are about to step into a career path that will test you with far greater diversity and intensity than you’ve ever imagined. Evan will help you define your own “success” to prevent you from spending 20 years on the wrong career path.

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Kandis Webb
Gratitude at Work!: 7 Steps to Make Your Job Work for You!
Are you a “glass half full or a glass half empty” person. You’ve heard the phrase, “You have to deal with the hand that is dealt to you!” Kandis is a “glass half full” person. She’ll share with you effortless strategies you can adopt that will help you handle any task, or responsibility in a fashion that leads to faster advancement. The faster you handle the little things, the faster you will be given more challenging assignments.

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Gino Perrotte
From Student to Professional: An Essential Communication Soft Skills Guide for Aspiring STEM Professionals
How good are your communication skills? Are you afraid of speaking in public? The Stanford Shyness Clinic reports that 60 percent of us are shy! All of us need to work on our skills to communicate with others. It’s the most important soft skills you can have. Gino will provide insights that will build your confidence and help you advance your career.

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