Expert Career Sucess Panel Discusses:
"How to Get Promoted in 2013!"
This is your year to advance in your career! 'How to Get Promoted in 2013!' on February 12th will give you insider tips from top experts in the legal, healthcare and accounting fields. They want to help you navigate your way to promotion.
We'll answer these questions:
- Are you promotable? How do you know?
- How can you stand out from the crowd?
- Is the best option to look outside the company for your next promotion? How do you know?
- Is it better to be a 'rule breaker' or a 'soldier?'
- How do you get promoted in a larger company vs. a smaller company?
The PowerTalk Expert Panel Includes:
Lauren Venezia, T-Mobile
Lauren Venezia has 25 years of legal experience including telecommunications law, mergers and acquisitions, litigation, securities law and commercial transactions. She currently serves as senior vice president and deputy general counsel for T-Mobile USA, a wireless telecommunications provider. Ms. Venezia counsels senior executives, leads strategic initiatives, and assists in the management of the legal affairs department. She also oversees legal support for the company’s corporate strategy, technology, and intellectual property teams. Ms. Venezia currently serves as an executive mentor and member of T-Mobile’s Women’s Leadership Forum.
Emily Rollins, Deloitte
Emily Rollins is a Deloitte & Touche, LLP Audit Partner. Emily has more than 19 years of providing services to early-stage venture-backed companies through large public companies, primarily in the technology, media, telecommunications, and venture capital industries. In addition to her client service responsibilities, Emily leads Deloitte Seattle’s Diversity and Women’s Initiatives. In January 2010, Emily was appointed by Governor Christine Gregoire to the Washington State Board of Accountancy, for which she is currently chair.
Kris Williams, Coyote Consulting (healthcare)
Kris Williams is a 30 year veteran of the healthcare industry. She operates Coyote Consulting, focusing on recruitment in the healthcare industry as well as medical practice development and optimization. Kris is faculty at Seattle Central Community College teaching multicultural healthcare through her LGBTQ Culture course as well as providing professional development coaching to students entering the health field.
Margo Myers (Moderator)
Springboard Academy Executive Director
After spending more than 20 years in TV news, as an anchor and reporter, Margo has successfully transitioned out of news and is now passionate about sharing her knowledge and expertise with others to help them excel in their careers.
When: Tuesday, February 12, 2013
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
New Location: Springboard Academy (in HUB Seattle)
220 2nd Avenue South
(former Masins building near Occidendal Park)
Seattle, WA 98104
On street parking and nearby lots
5:30 – 6:00 Networking
6:00 – 6:10 Introductions
6:10 – 7:15 Presentation
7:15 – 7:30 Q&A
About The Springboard Academy PowerTalks
The Springboard Academy empowers the business community through education, training courses and workshops in the Pacific Northwest. Gain a competitive advantage by learning from accomplished experts.
PowerTalk speakers are specially selected to empower attendees to move forward. We welcome educational and inspiring topics from our speakers. Each PowerTalk is carefully planned to give you a 'springboard' by providing tools and knowledge.
We are offering this event at no cost to demonstrate our commitment to the community and contribute to creating a positive energy to help jump-start the business economy. We are confident that you will find this FREE opportunity will give you the tools you need to achieve success.
Each PowerTalk also gives you the opportunity to connect with the business community, get more support and power network.
You can count on each topic to focus on the essentials of creating success. You will not hear pitches about politics, religion or commercials for business services and products.
When & Where
The Springboard Academy
Springboard Academy is a unique professional development organization that teaches men and women what they need to know to advance in their careers. We'll teach you things you don't learn in school, things you otherwise have to learn the hard way.
Our proprietary curriculum focuses on personal brand and how to use it to build confidence and make people more effective contributors to their companies.
Our expert faculty provides personalized instruction to help students define their brand and make it part of everything they do. The outcomes are more confident, productive individuals and more effective, successful organizations
We maintain a small class environment and students learn from an expert faculty of career coaches, entrepreneurs, successful corporate executives, media professionals, image consultants, best-selling authors, community leaders and others. Students receive personalized instruction and leave each session with insights, practical tips, and tools they can put to use right away.
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