Alumni Career Speaker Series
The Westmont College Alumni and Parent Relations Office offers a free, monthly career speaker series to help alumni build a successful career and job search strategy. The series features the nation’s top career experts and authors who share their research and advice. To access the webinars, go to alumnicareerservices.org/westmont and register as a New User with an email address. After the initial registration, you may log in thereafter as a Returning User.
Subscribers will have access to live webinars as well as recordings and PDFs of archived presentations. Live webinars are held from 5 - 6pm PST. Viewers will have the opportunity to ask questions in real time.
Career Webinar Schedule:
Nov 4: John-Paul Hatala “The Strategic Networker”
Nov 11: Dave Gowel “The Power in a Link: Open Doors, Close Deals”
Nov 18: Jurgen Appelo “Workout: Games, Tools & Practices to Engage People”
Nov 25: Richard Leider “Life Reimagined: Discovering Your New Life Possibilities”
Dec 2: Coyte Cooper “Impressions: The Power of Personal Branding”
Dec 9: Mitch Matthews “Dream Job Revolution! Get the Job You Want”
Dec 16: Michael Gelb “How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci”
Dec 23: John E. Nelson “What Color Is Your Parachute? For Retirement”
Jan 6: Jezra Kaye “Interview Like Yourself… No, Really! Follow Your Strengths and Skills”
Jan 13: Derek Coburn “Networking Is Not Working: Stop Collecting Business Cards”
Jan 20: Frederico Pistono “Robots Will Steal Your Job. Tricks to Survive.”
Jan 27: Nancy Schlossberg “Retire Smart, Retire Happy: Finding Your True Path in Life”
Feb 3: Pat Criscito “How to Write Better Résumés and Cover Letters”
Feb 10: Patty Azzarello "Rise: 3 Practical Steps for Advancing Your Career"
Feb 17: Rob-Jan De Jong “Anticipate: The Art of Leading by Looking Ahead”
Feb 24: Andy Landis “Social Security: The Inside Story”
Mar 2: Johanna Rothman “Manage Your Job Search”
Mar 9: Tama Kieves “Inspired & Unstoppable: Wildly Succeeding in Your Life’s Work!”
Mar 16: Ed Wallace “Business Relationships That Last: Five Steps to Transform Contacts”
March 23: Donna Davis "Retirement Basics: Help for Broke Baby Boomers"
Apr 6: Bernard Kelvin Clive “How To Make an Attitude Adjustment to Get The Job You Want”
Apr 13: Jim Kouzes “The Leadership Challenge: How to Make Extraordinary Things”
Apr 20: William J. Rothwell “Becoming an Effective Mentoring Leader”
Apr 27: Bart Astor “Roadmap for the Rest of Your Life”
May 4: Dana Manciagli “Cut the Crap, Get a Job!”
May 11: Paul M. Rand “Harnessing the Power of Word of Mouth and Social Media”
Jun 1: Jerry S. Wilson “Managing Brand You”