Events

Event Details
  Career Services: Job Search Boot Camp and Coaching Clinic
  February 20, 2013 5:30 PM
  February 20, 2013 9:00 PM
  One Pace Plaza, Multipurpose Room, NY, NY
Pace Career Services in conjunction with the Five O’Clock Club presents: Job Search Boot Camp and Coaching Clinic.

Still looking for a job or would like to change jobs? Then this is the event for you. The event starts off with our famous career coaching clinic. This is an opportunity to meet with an experienced career coach for a mini counseling session to discuss job search strategy, resume, networking or interviewing. This is followed by presentations by two excellent speakers.

5:30-7:00 PM: Career Coaching Clinic
7:00-8:00 PM: Fundamentals of a Successful Job Search
8:00-9:00 PM: Using Linked and Other Social Media for  Your Job Search 
 
Fundamentals of a Successful Job Search: Louis J. Desforges
Louis J. Desforges, President and Founder of Castling Group, has more than 15 years of leadership and management training experience. With a deep passion for professional development and peak performance strategies, Louis brings a wealth of knowledge to workforce development, organizational consulting and individual career coaching. Utilizing a pragmatic, results-oriented, integrative approach that is rooted in a robust holistic philosophy, Louis is well regarded for inspiring and helping people leverage their strengths to create unique road maps to success. With almost a decade in the United States Marine Corps, Louis is a decorated combat veteran that served in many leadership capacities. Having gained rich experiences in leadership and team building as well as his personal experience of the ‘military to civilian’ transition process, Louis brings invaluable insight to veteran related issues. Louis dedicates considerable amount of his time to leading seminars, group mentorship programs, career workshops and industry round tables on veteran related initiatives. As an Account Executive with Robert Half International, one of Fortune magazine's World's Most Admired Companies and rated #1 in the professional staffing industry, Louis has a thorough understanding of the hiring process, possessing in-depth industry knowledge in HR strategy, recruitment and talent management. Given his direct access to executives, managers and associates from a broad array of industries and functions, he is able to provide his clients with competitive advantages on all aspects of career/professional development, job search strategies, career transition, networking, resume writing, interview preparation and salary negotiations. Louis holds a BA in Finance from Pace University and is a Certified Career Coach and Resume Writer.

Using Linked and Other Social Media for Your Job Search: Rob Hellmann
Robert Hellmann is a certified Five O'Clock Club Senior Career and Executive Coach and an adjunct Professor at New York University teaching career management courses. He also runs weekly career management groups for c-suite executives on behalf of the Club. In addition, Rob is a Vice President and Associate Director of the Club's Guild of Career Coaches. Rob has given hundreds of seminars on career and employee engagement topics to corporations, higher-education institutions, professional associations, and government/non-profit organizations. His insights and commentary have appeared in media outlets such as the New York Times, Forbes, the Washington Post, the Chicago Tribune, CNNMoney, ABC News, NBC News, MSNBC.com, and many others. Rob has also authored the book "Your Social Media Job Search." For more information, visit his website at http://www.hellmannconsulting.com .

Email bmiller@pace.edu to sign up.

About The Five O’Clock Club
Career Services has negotiated a relationship with the Five O’Clock Club, a leading career transition organization. They are providing us with a free membership in their organization, which is usually $49 a year. This entitles you to access their web site under members only to get free access to career and job information. Go to www.fiveoclockclub.com/lets-get-started to sign up.