Building Strong Strategic Networking Skills Builds a Successful Career
9 August @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Presenter: Jean O’Brien, PHR
This webinar will help attendees with:
Building in-person successful networking skills for first and lasting impressions that establish and strengthen strategic business relationships
Creating and delivering brief, creative, impressive statements for external and internal networking describing the why, what and how you work and essential active next steps
Being memorable to each person you meet; consistently present confident, positive nonverbal and verbal communications skills
Successfully working a room, details for before, during and after an event, how to survey the crowd, approach strangers, break into a group, comfortably disengage, understand generational and cultural nuances
In 5 minutes, make connections, or not, then disengage and move on
Build long-term networking skills that are essential and valuable for continued career development and accessing unknown opportunities
Build strong one-on-one networks with individuals you know or are referred to you
How to reestablish past connects.
About the Presenter
Jean O’Brien brings her unique combination of executive experience, comprehensive hands-on Human Resources expertise, leadership energy and as a business owner for professionals to best develop successful 40-year careers.
Jean is a comprehensive, Executive Presence and Strategic Career Development coach, trainer and speaker interacting with individuals and groups. With a focus for Strategic Networking, she provides skills designed as persuasive and impressive for optimizing a networking event with confident Executive Presence people skills. Jean has worked with thousands of people from beginning careers to visible C-suite positions. She has worked with small and large organizations, for profit and non-profit and career consulting companies, associations, government agencies, educational, medical, and legal institutions
Jean is dedicated to each person’s success as a pivotal contributor by strengthening skills that influence with confidence.
Jean holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Community Development from The Pennsylvania State University. She is certified as a Professional in Human Resources and an Executive Business Etiquette coach and trainer. As a graduate of Capitol Speakers Club of Washington, DC, Jean has strong public speaking skills and is certified as a Myers-Briggs Type Indicator coach.
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