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Online TGP Talks | The Dream Job: How to get there

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You're Invited | TGP Talks

Launching in Fall 2018, TGP is hosting a new YouTube Live series consisting of 30-minute TGP Talks with special guests covering topics from sustainability, to education abroad, to entrepreneurship, to redefining your comfort zone, & more!

** Please note: This TGP Talk is only available for accepted TGP students and TGP Alumni **

You can find more information & how you can apply here: ttps://thegreenprogram.com/apply

Currently, students graduating university are facing a good news-bad news scenario. While the economic climate has proven to be better for recent grads than students graduating in the wake of the Great Recession, 1 in 10 recent grads are working jobs that do not fully utilize their skill set.

TGP students join us abroad to find an experience beyond a normal study abroad that will provide them with the tools and connections to launch their future careers. In this TGP Talk, we will be joined with impact industry expert, Sofia Benmouffok, Senior Consultant at Acre, to uncover how to land your dream job that is maximizing your leadership and professional potential.

Tuesday, December 18 | 1 PM ET

Here’s what we’ll cover:

  • What it means to be a leader in the 21st-century workforce

    • How are social impact driven careers evolving?

  • Networking: Why it is important and how to do it right

  • What you need to be doing now to land the career you want

  • How to make your resume stand out

  • Interviews: Landing the first introduction to rocking the final round

  • Impact of Social Media on your career search

*Registered listeners will receive the link to tune-in 24 hours before the event!

More about Sofia:

Sofia oversees the Americas Responsible Investment and Clean Technology recruitment functions for Acre- the International Sustainability Executive Search and Recruitment Consultancy.

A Rutgers University graduate with dual degrees in Political Science and Sociology, it is Sofia’s interest in the intersection of policy, economics, and technology that led her into a career within executive recruitment. Prior to her role at Acre, Sofia spent the last five years of her career building up an Energy & Environmental Services practice, working with key energy industry executives in courting leadership to disrupt their business models as well as leading startups in the Solar, EV and Storage space, in building their C-Suite and Strategy function.

Beyond her passion to help build a more economically and ecologically sound energy sector- Sofia is also passionate about coffee (the stronger the better) and is a keen world traveler and skilled boxer!

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Created for students, by students, TGP has introduced a new model for education abroad– driven by a desire to provide purposeful, hands-on industry exposure at a fraction of the time and cost. Our program attracts students and young leaders who are curious about the world, seek opportunities to break out of their comfort zones, and stand out amongst their peers as global citizens.

TGP fuses academic credit, adventure, culture, and service learning to an intensive experience during winter, spring, or summer breaks. Our team is dedicated to progressing the United Nation’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through experiential education.

Now Enrolling: Spring & Summer 2018-2019

Spring 2019
Iceland: March 3-10 | March 10-17
Peru: March 9-17
Japan: March 2-10

Summer 2019
Iceland:
March 3-10
March 10-17
May 13-21
May 20-28
May 27 - June 4
June 3-11
August 5-13

Peru:
March 9-17
May 19-27
August 11-20

Japan:
March 2-10
August 4-13

*All GREEN Programs will operate (Iceland, Peru, Japan), however formal summer dates have not been released. For more information and how to apply: www.theGREENprogram.com/apply

*All GREEN Program applications are reviewed on a first-come, first-serve basis. With limited availability and programs filling on a rolling basis, we encourage students to submit their application at their earliest convenience. To learn more about TGP and our programs, click here.

Have questions ahead of time? No problem!

Feel free to reach out to us any time at: Info@theGREENprogram.com or 888.231.4711. See you there!

The GREEN Program Team
#onlyontheGREENprogram

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