KCSymposium--Kellogg Career and Leadership Symposium (TICKETS AT DOOR ONLY)
Saturday, February 16, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM (CST)
EVENT BRITE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED BUT YOU CAN STILL BUY A TICKET AT THE COLLIN CENTER GUEST TABLE STARTING AT 8:00AM ON SATURDAY. WALK UP TICKETS ARE VERY WELCOMED!
The 8th Annual KCSymposium is focused on delivering "cutting edge" leadership advice to hundreds of business professionals in the Dallas Fort Worth area. "Advancing your leadership and career position with Constant Change" features Industry Leaders, Authors and Professional Trainers that will guide our attendees on the most recent hiring practices and what businesses are looking for in their new leaders. The KCSymposium has made a significant difference for thousands of event participants over the last 7 years!
For more information about the event, you can visit our web site at www.KCSymposium.com
Working with MultiGenerational Workforces--Sherri Elliott-Yeary--helping employees and employers bridge the generation gap to work more productively and achieve a competitive advantage in the marketplace.
Linked In-Take Charge of your Career and Brand--Diana Gats--will offer pertinent tips on how to use LinkedIn for developing & promoting your brand. . . How to create and leverage a network that offers benefits now and in the future.
The Entrepreneurial Formula--Brad Hunstable-Ustream, Chris Fagan-KeyRing, Amrit Kirpalani-Nectar Online--discussion will give attendees some important business advice on how to start, grow and profit from a new venture start-up.
Creating an Effective Resume--Doug Anderson--discussion will give attendees important career advice on how to compose effective resumes, interview summaries and follow-up letters.
Leadership roles on a Board of Directors--Joe DePinto (CEO of 7 Eleven), Matrice Ellis-Kirk--discussion on strategies of advancing your careers by participating on non-profit and profit Board of Director roles.
Taking Advantage of Dallas Hot Spots with a Franchise operations--Kim Daly--discussion will detail an approach to starting your own business through a turn-key franchise system in some of the hot DFW areas.
Interviewing--How to handle the Generation Issue--Sherri Elliott-Yeary--Generation Guru will offer tactics and tricks to find a common ground and to advance the conversation beyond the screening process.
The Hybrid Leader: How-To and Why-to--Trudy Bourgeous--builds the case for this new style of leadership and even maps out WHY and HOW female leaders can be a source of a competitive advantage for organizations that want to get ahead.
Working with Recruiters to maximize your opportunities--Matrice Ellis Kirk-Heidrick+Struggles, Issy Perez-Spencer Stuart, Scott Ariens-Applied Exc. Recruiting--Meet with a panel of seasoned recruiters to understand the tools and tricks they use to help filter the endless stream of candidates.
Growing within Your Current Company-Internal Networking--Neena Newberry--discuss how to build your internal network and navigate internal politics to gain a more senior role or just improve the way your team functions.
Healthcare Innovation-How to take advantages of it in 2013--Learn from our panel of Healthcare Innovators about what technologies will disrupt this industry in 2013.
When & Where
Kellogg Alumni Club of DFW
The KCSymposium has a long history of delivering the most relevant tricks for dealing with the Continuously Changing world of building your career. From advice on resumes, interviews and the most used business social media sites, our experts will update you on how you can get more companies to "BUY INTO YOU!"
Leadership guidance from some of the most successful corporations has been an integral part of the KCSymposium. Past CEO Keynote speakers have advise our attendees about "charging" up the corporate ladder (what qualities stand out), how to inspire your teams to new heights and even advice on how to be selected to a Board of Director role.
From Breakfast to late in the afternoon, the KCSymposium provides formal and informal networking with fellow professionals. "Networking Agents" roam the event, introducing attendees to each other. Lunch also features Industry Specific Tables that unite key professionals with other connections in their shared career paths.
The KCSymposium Resume Workshop is designed to help Professional Executives with key strategies to make future employers to BUY INTO YOU! This year's Workshop is sponsored by Snelling, LLC and will be staffed by their resume experts....it will be fantastic!
How does it work? We will send KCSymposium Workshop ticket buyers an email that will ask for a recent copy of your resume (Monday before the Feb 16th event). Each resume copy will be reviewed by our KCSymposium resume experts and top improvements will be made on the content. At the Workshop, we will distribute back your resume with the various comments...and start the process of making improvements.
The Workshop will cover some of the common "mistakes" that are holding your resume back and some of the valuable tactics that can improve each presentation. Then we will break into smaller groups and handle some specific questions. This is a lot of input for only $20!
Thanks again to Snelling, LLC for sponsoring this valuable program. Hurry, space is limited and we are selling tickets fast.
Early Bird Ticket buyers (before January 28th) will be sent a code to attend our very special Webinar featuring Tina Nicolai ("Top 75 Career Websites!" ~ Forbes List) Resume Writers' Ink®. Tina will cover the Top 5 actions you need to do NOW to have a more successful resume in 2013. This is a $75 value that we are giving away to our KCSymposium Early Purchase Fans for FREE!
Don't forget to buy a ticket for our highly successful Networking Lunch for only $10!
The KCSymposium Keynote Speaker has been announced.....CEO David Allen of Snelling Staffing Services will speak on Leadership in our Continuously Crushing Economy!