THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED.
We will schedule a weekend event in a few months.
Expanded Careers Weekend
- Invest in yourself
- Learn new skills
- Increase the height, breadth, and depth of your career
- Build career-long relationships in an intense environment.
9am-5pm, Saturday-Sunday, April 16-17, 2011
Plus Optional Morning Hikes and Evening Events
Private Room at Lakeside Cafe, Shoreline Park
Mountain View California.
$100 for 10 informative sessions and intense networking plus an opportunity to earn a $50 rebate!
Each person who completes the entire weekend receives a free career
book, embossed certificate, and a $50 tuition refund! Do you have what it takes to learn and network for two intense
days? Scroll to the bottom of
this page to register.
Primary Facilitator: Jacky Hood,
author of Happy About Working to Stay Young: Expanded Careers for Boomers
Jacky is currently Director of the College Open Textbooks
program. She enjoys career success as a manager of large programs in
education, service/support, and new product development. Jacky held management
positions at Hewlett-Packard, Slam Dunk Networks, and other organizations. She
has provided presentations for dozens of organizations and published four
books. Jacky received her BSEE with distinction from the University of Nebraska and her Masters in Systems Engineering from Carleton University. She developed and taught an intensive course based on The Portable MBA from the Darden School of Management at the University of Virginia.
Jacky's highly interactive workshops will include
workshops, participants will work in small teams creating strong working
relationships. Intense networking of this type creates relationships
that far surpass online networking or exchanging business cards at
Models: Heart of an MBA
Two Growth Industries and How to Join Them
Management, an Outstanding Career for Boomers and Seniors
- Working Across
the Generations: Millennials, GenY, GenX, Boomers, Seniors
the Height, Breadth, and Depth of Your Career
- Effective Networking: Strong, Influential Contacts with Less Time and Effort
It All: Career, Causes, and Cruises (or other fun)
|Ivan Temes: Incorporating Change Into Your Ideal Career Path
Ivan is the founder of Leadership and Loyalty, a company dedicated to working with leaders to implement the principles which ensure outstanding service cultures that foster both employee growth and exceptional customer satisfaction.
Ivan has over 25 years experience in leading customer care, sales, quality and operations teams. His results include dramatic turnarounds at Apple Computer and Grid Systems where a previously skeptical national sales team called service “an organization other companies would die to have.” He uses a unique approach, fostering trust with management and employees at all levels to establish a companywide focus on the customer while building enthusiasm, motivation, teamwork and enhancing productivity.
|Pat Furagganan: Adding Creativity to your Career
Pat is an experienced project professional who specializes in technical communication, customer relationship management, business partnering, leadership, facilitating meetings and workshops, and database management. Applied Materials and other Silicon Valley firms have benefited from Pat's expertise.
Pat has facilitated sessions for IEEE and PM-PM-SIG. She serves as secretary of the IEEE Technology and Management Council and was president of PM-PM-SIG.
Using origami and other approaches, Pat will demonstrate how lateral thinking spurs creativity in careers and in life.
Jane Yee: Build Your Career Portfolio, Build Your Career!
Jane holds a Project Management Professional (PMP) certification and a degree in Electrical Engineering from Tufts University. Jane has extensive experience in product development, program management,
services, operations, and vendor management. Proficient in New Product
Introduction (NPI) and Service Operations with solid understanding of
business and product life cycles, from idea through development,
verification, validation, release, support, and end-of-service life
(EOSL)]. Demonstrated successes in companies of various industries and
Career portfolios are an
exciting way to focus your attention on lasting accomplishments. They are also
a great way to get the attention of upper management, peers, subordinates, the
press and others.
a physical career portfolio
an online or CDROM career portfolio
your projects in portfolios
Handout: An Overview of E-Porfolios
|Advance registration fee is $100 per person. Everyone who completes the workshops receives a free career book, embossed certificate and a $50 refund!
Morning hikes and evening networking sessions add to the intensity; these are not required to receive the refund.
The form below acknowledges with
a pop-up that you may/may not receive. You will receive either a PayPal
invoice or the payment address in 1-2 days.
|THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. PLEASE DO NOT REGISTER.