Upcoming Meetings

August, 2018

No meeting in August.  See you in September!

 

September 15, 2018

My Career Transitions presents

Topic: Chasing My Career Dreams……Ok, Now What?

Speaker:  Leasella "Lea" Bongiovanni

Time: 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM

Location:  Penn State Great Valley, Malvern, PA

    Conference Center - Auditorium (Building to the left)

Sponsor: Penn State Great Valley Alumni Society

You need to register for this event.  NOTE: Registration will end at noon on Friday, September 7th.

Perspective: “If you could do anything, what would you do?” With this one question, Lea will take the audience through a journey of her own personal career transition, discover how to define their skills and strengths to help them build their own 30-second “Tell me about yourself” Elevator Pitch, the benefits of consulting and how to define your value and determine your compensation, and invites them to think about their career transition as if it was a project – “Managing Stakeholder Expectations”, “Building a Solid Project Plan”, “Working Your Plan”, and the “Ability to Successfully Communicate with Others.”  In going through this process, the audience will learn quickly the four steps to successfully managing a career transition; Listening, Executing, Stepping Back; and Moving Forward.

By attending this session, you’ll learn:

The four steps to successfully managing a career transtion including:

 

  • Listening 
  • Executing
  • Stepping Back
  • Moving Forward 

Leasella "Lea" Bongiovanni's Bio

Leasella "Lea" Bongiovanni, CAPM® made her career dreams a reality and is on a mission to help others successfully navigate their own career transition.  "I'm not afraid to fail. I'm afraid of saying “I can’t” so much that I never attempt to try something new." In her publications – “Chasing My Career Dreams In Heels: Do you love what you do?” and “Switching Careers At Age 40” she shares her career transition story.  Lea received a bachelor’s degree in social policy and planning from the University of Connecticut and is a Certified Associate in Project Management from Project Management Institute.

 

 

 

October 13, 2018

My Career Transitions presents

Topic: TBD

Speaker:  TBD

Time: 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM

Location:  Penn State Great Valley, Malvern, PA

Sponsor: Penn State Great Valley Alumni Society

You need to register for this event.  NOTE: Registration will end at noon on Friday, October 12th.

 

 

November 10, 2018

My Career Transitions presents

Topic: TBD

Speaker:  TBD

Time: 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM

Location:  Penn State Great Valley, Malvern, PA

Sponsor: Penn State Great Valley Alumni Society

You need to register for this event.  NOTE: Registration will end at noon on Friday, November 9th.

 

December, 2018

No meeting in December.