The Washington D.C. SLA Chapter presents: “Expand Your Career Potential” featuring: SLA President Deb Hunt. Sponsored by LexisNexis.
Having the right skills is everything in today’s very tight job market. How can you know which skills are in the greatest demand and how can you acquire the new skills you need for career advancement?
“Expand Your Career Potential” is the first in a series of workshops on career development for librarians and information professionals. Together with longstanding SLA member and co-instructor, David Grossman, Deb Hunt will teach librarians and information professionals about the 33 hottest skills they need to master to jumpstart their next career move. The workshop also provides sound, practical advice on six ways to acquire those most sought after and essential skills. Participants will construct a customized “road map” plan to achieve their personal objectives.
You will learn how to:
- Conduct a self-assessment of your current skillset
- Leverage your existing skills to move to the next level in your career
- Acquire 33 essential skills for career growth
- Plan and jump-start your next career move
- Develop YOUR own personalized road map for career advancement
This 90 minute presentation is designed to help you broaden your existing skillset and construct a plan to attain new levels of expertise, employment, compensation and career satisfaction. Read more to get information about the presenters and what people are saying about these workshops.
When: Wednesday, February 27th, 6:00pm-8pm
6:00 to 6:30 pm Networking
6:30 to 8:00 pm Presentation
Location: LexisNexis 1150 18th Street NW, Suite 600, Washington DC 20036
Closest Metro Station: Farragut West (Blue, Orange Lines) /Farragut North (Red line)
Price: Student/Members in Transition/Retired: $20
General Admisstion: $30
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