Alumni Career Speaker Series

Webinars

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”