In today’s competitive job market, it’s wise to take advantage of opportunities to build your career skills. Professional development not only helps you stay up to date with your industry, it also provides inspiration for innovative ideas, sets you up for promotions and raises, and paves the way to new career possibilities.
There is a world full of professional development opportunities, but many people cannot access them due to their locations, schedules, and finances. Fortunately, free and affordably priced, web-based seminars are becoming more prevalent, thus alleviating the previously mentioned constraints.
What’s even more exciting is that higher education institutions are now providing opportunities to learn online from renowned faculty and prominent professional figures. The Colorado State University Alumni Association provides a number of beneficial career development webinars and webshops led by distinguished CSU professors and alumni.
Be sure to take advantage of these upcoming opportunities:
Guerilla Social Marketing
June 18, 2013 1p.m. MST. (Register by June 14)
Seung Hwan (Mark) Lee, Ph.D. of CSU’s College of Business discusses unconventional strategies to effectively market products and services both online and offline. Learn applicable theoretical and practical concepts, and develop solutions for increasing reach and effectiveness of your promotional efforts. Learn more about this marketing career development webinar.
Leading From Strength: Creating a Path to Excellence for Your Employees
June 19 and 26, 2013 (Register by June 12)
Therese Lask, Ph.D. teaches a strengths-based approach to employee supervision, which provides the foundation necessary for employees to excel in their jobs. Individuals with supervisory responsibilities or those interested in management strategies will learn practical steps and strategies to apply within their organizations. Learn more about this leadership career development webshop.
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