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Activision Blizzard

3100 Ocean Park Boulevard

Santa Monica, CA 90405

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Transitioning military members, veterans and military spouses: Join us Thursday, April 27, 2017, for a Veteran Employment Workshop presented by Hire Heroes USA and the Call of Duty Endowment. This event will take place at Activision Blizzard headquarters in Santa Monica, CA, and will consist of career coaching, resume audit, an industry panel Q&A session, and the opportunity to practice interviewing before the real thing.

Companies attending include: Activision, Deloitte, Up2Us Sports, Mayor's Office of Los Angeles, Paradigm Talent Agency, Boeing, Purple Squirrel, PwC, and Pepperdine University.

Our Industry Panel Speakers are:

  • Angela Infante, Recruiter, Boeing
  • Ben Scott, VP of Human Resources and Administration, Paradigm Talent Agency
  • Blas Villalobos, Veterans Affairs Manager, Los Angeles Mayor's Office of Veterans Affairs
  • David Johnson, Product Manager, Activision
  • Jessica Cheng, Career Management Center Director for Fully-Employed Programs, Pepperdine University
  • Jim Zenner, Associate Director of Community Programs, Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at USC
  • Jon Silber, CEO/Co-Founder, Purple Squirrel
  • Luis Vasquez, Program Manager, Up2Us Sports
  • Sarah Hardin, Corporate Citizenship Marketplace Leader, Deloitte
  • Stephen Ross, Cybersecurity Advisor, PwC

Please bring your laptop, if available, as well as your evaluation reports, FITREPS, NCOERs or OERs, Award Orders, and previous resumes.

Attire for this event is: Business Casual.

Please note: We will have a photographer taking professional photos of each attendee, so you can use the photo on your LinkedIn page. The background of these photos will be white - so if you are wearing a white shirt, please bring a darker color jacket to wear for the photo.

Breakfast and lunch will be provided, and registration for this event is completely FREE!

Don't miss this opportunity to expand your professional network and enhance your job search skills.

Register today!



Agenda:
8:30A – 9:00A Check-in/Breakfast
9:00A – 9:15A Introduction
9:15A – 9:50A Lesson One: Strategic Planning & Resume Theory
10:00A – 10:50A Lesson Two: Networking
10:50A – 11:00A Break
11:00A – 11:45A Lesson Three: Interview
11:45A – 12:45P Resume Audit/Interview Prep
** Working Lunch **
1:00P – 2:00P Industry Panel Discussion
2:00P – 4:00P Mock Interviews - Resume Audit - LinkedIn Photos
4:00P – 4:30P End of day wrap-up/closing remarks

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