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Event Details

Event Title:  Duke DC: The Art of Effective Self-Promotion
with Debby Stone '84, JD '89
Date:   Nov 6, 2013
Time:   6:00PM - 8:00PM
Location:   Hogan Lovells, 555 13th St. NW, Washington, DC
Description:   Executive Coach and Duke Graduate, Debby Stone '84, JD'89 will present a highly interactive session on how to tell your unique story and promote your value in an authentic way to anyone, anytime. (See bio below and RSVP at the very bottom of the page)

Hitting the right balance when talking about ourselves can be a challenge, but if you are
• considering a new job or role;
• interested in building your brand in your organization;
• transitioning to senior leadership;
• wondering how to communicate your value to co-workers and prospective clients

You need to tell your story. Please join us for a program for Duke Alumni on The Art of Effective Self-Promotion.

Session objectives are to:
1. Dispel myths and create comfort with self-promotion.
2. Learn tools for developing messaging content and effectively delivering your story and value proposition.

Participants will have the opportunity to consider how well and how comfortably they currently promote themselves, interact with fellow alumni, and learn the building blocks for improving and enhancing their self promotion skills. Staff from the Career Management Center at the Fuqua School of Business, the Duke Law School, the Career Center, and the Duke Alumni Association will also be in attendance to provide feedback and insights.

• 6:00 – Networking Reception
• 6:30 – 7:30 Presentation
• 7:30 – 8:00 Networking Reception

Debby Stone is a former practicing attorney, a certified, accredited coach, and the founder of Novateur Partners, LLC, an Atlanta-based professional coaching and training company. Debby provides values-based coaching to talented business leaders, entrepreneurs and lawyers who want to reach their highest potentials. She is also an engaging, thought-provoking speaker and trainer. Prior to becoming a coach in 2002, Debby spent over 16 years practicing law, both at a large Atlanta firm and in her own firm, Stone Law Associates, Inc. Debby also has experience working as a management consultant at Bain & Company. Now, in her coaching and speaking, Debby combines her coach training, extensive experience practicing law, and entrepreneurial creativity to help her clients attain their goals more quickly and easily. Read more.

Education and Credentials:
• Professional Certified Coach, International Coach Federation, 2008
• Graduate, Organization and Relationship Systems Coach Training, The Center for Right Relationship, 2007
• Certified Professional Co-Active Coach, The Coaches Training Institute, 2004
• Juris Doctorate with High Honors, Duke University School of Law, 1989
• A. B. in Public Policy, Magna Cum Laude, Duke University, 1984

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