Upcoming MCT Meetings

February 8, 2020

My Career Transitions presents

Topic: Marketing Beyond the Resume

Speaker:  Amy Dinning

Time: 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM

Location:  Penn State Great Valley, Malvern, PA 

     Main Building - building on the right - Rooms 130/131

Sponsor: Penn State Great Valley Alumni Society

Click here to register for this FREE event. NOTE: Registration will end at noon on Friday, February 7th.

What tools do you need in order to have an effective and successful job search today?  The resume is a powerful tool yet there are other tools that are critical for successful networking, marketing and job search.  We will discuss various tools, how to create them, when to use them, and how to use them so that you have a complete job search toolkit.  The tools we will focus on are: networking card; networking profile/one pager; agenda for networking meetings; target company list; LinkedIn profile; thank you note.   We will touch on information on each of the tools.   Join us for an interactive learning experience to add to your job search toolkit!

By attending this session, you will learn how to:

  • Understand the importance of a variety of job search tools
  • Understand what each tool is, how to create it, when and why to use it
  • Gain information and knowledge from others regarding job search tools
  • Get a start on your tools for your toolkit 

Amy Dinning's Bio

Amy Dinning is a Senior Talent Development Leader with extensive experience working with all organizational levels setting the strategy, creating, promoting, and delivering talent and learning solutions designed to support the organization’s business plan.  Amy is passionate about creating an interactive and enjoyable business environment that supports learning and growth.  Currently Amy is the Senior Talent Manager at CommScope responsible for the global learning and development and talent management of 30,000 employees.  Previously, Amy served as Manager of Leadership and Talent Development for Saint-Gobain North America.  She was responsible for all leadership, talent and people development for 19,000 employees.  Prior to this role, Amy was a Clinical Education and Learning Partner for AstraZeneca.  She created and is the Chief Facilitator of Jump Start Your Job Search Workshops offered twice/year for the last 9 years.  She serves as co-lead of the ATD Leadership & Organizational Development Special Interest Group; and Board Member, and Orientation Leader for My Career Transitions networking group.  Amy has a Master of Education degree in Instructional Systems and Design from Penn State University.  Her undergraduate degree is a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from Grove City College.

March 14, 2020

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 must register to attend this FREE event. NOTE: Registration will end at noon on Friday, March 13th.

 

April 11, 2020

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 must register to attend this FREE event. NOTE: Registration will end at noon on Friday, April 10th.

 

May 16, 2020*

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 must register to attend this FREE event. NOTE: Registration will end at noon on Friday, May 15th.

*Note: This event was rescheduled to the third Saturday.