Leadership Development - Career Development - Professional Development 

**PLEASE NOTE - THERE IS NO MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENT FOR THE APRIL 7 & 21 MEETINGS -  ALL ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND 

Please Register Prior to the Meeting:  https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3BuFKVf6Rw-FSCKO2NlsCg

This group is for you, if you are at a managerial or executive level, in job search, considering a change or seeking career support. The objective of ENG is to help you grow as you connect with peers in a supportive, professional and interactive environment.  Come prepared to explore new ideas, opportunities, and strategies for career success.

ENG Membership - $100/year Guest/Visitor Pass - $20/meeting


EXECUTIVE NETWORKING GROUP MEETING

Tuesday, April 7, 2020  -  Virtual Meeting

https://zoom.us/j/250653843

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm,  Virtual Networking

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm,  Presentation / Q&A

BRUCE BIXLER

will join us to discuss 

“LinkedIn: How Does Your Profile Stand Out”


There are 650 million profiles on LinkedIn. When recruiters search for a profile with your skills does your profile stand out? Your profile is no longer a place for your resume it is now your digital reputation! Bruce will show you 7 ways to make sure your LinkedIn profile stands out.

ABOUT THE PRESENTER

Bruce is a Retail professional with 30 years of varied experience. He has worked in every facet of retail, from being an entrepreneur to having corporate positions with a "Fortune 500" company.  After his corporate retail position was eliminated in 2009 he became involved with LinkedIn, Twitter, and social media in his job search. 

His experiences in Social media includes being, a keynote speaker, a subject matter expert for Linkedin webinars, blog writer about Social Media & LinkedIn, he has also been a LinkedIn and Twitter Workshop Instructor at Harper College. Bruce has started his own social media business, to provide one-on-one profile consultations, presentations, and workshops for LinkedIn, Twitter, and Social Media. He has been interviewed on WBBM News Radio, Blog Talk Radio, and PBS where Bruce’s “Job Search Journey” and landing was featured on the international "Nightly Business Report" segment: “You’re Hired” in May of 2011.  In 2011 he was listed as one of the top 15 LinkedIn Specialists internationally. In 2015 he was listed as one of the top 200 LinkedIn practitioners in the world.


 

EXECUTIVE NETWORKING GROUP MEETING

Tuesday, April 21, 2020  -  Virtual Meeting 

Please Register Prior to the Meeting: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_OtJ_YvcLSZCLMRezj2_v5A

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm,  Virtual Networking

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm,  Presentation / Q&A

RICK LOCHNER

will join us to discuss 

“Staying Relevant in a Chaotic Environment”

In today’s rapidly changing workforce, it is not a function of being employed as much as being employable. What matters today is irrelevant tomorrow. In this interactive presentation, participants will learn the three critical skills necessary to lead yourself in your own career. These same skills are also crucial to leading others as teams navigate the waters of continuous change.

ABOUT THE PRESENTER

Rick Lochner is the President of RPC Leadership Associates, Inc. where he helps Business Owners, Corporate and Non-Profit Leadership Teams and Individual Professionals Make Leadership a Way of Life.  As a Certified Veteran-Owned Business, RPC Leadership Associates, Inc. helps its clients align their businesses to enjoy sustainable success on their terms.

Rick is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and spent his 11-year military career leading soldiers in challenging environments around the globe.  After leaving the Army, he spent the next 18 years in corporate leadership positions ranging from front-line management to senior executive management. He successfully led organizations in Fortune 100 corporations and privately held entrepreneurial ventures in a variety of industries both for-profit and non-profit.  

In addition to his undergraduate studies, Rick holds both an MS and MBA.  He is an Adjunct Professor at Aurora University teaching a variety of graduate and undergraduate topics including Leadership, Organizational Communications, Managing Conflict in the Workplace and Strategic Management.  

Rick is the author of several books including, "The Missing Piece for Corporate Leaders" published in November 2017, "The Missing Piece for Non-Profit Leaders" published in May 2016 and "The Missing Piece for Entrepreneurs" published in May 2015.  He is also the author of “I’m Just Sayin’… - Revelations for Making Leadership a Way of Life” published in 2014 as well as “I’m Still Sayin’… - More Revelations for Making Leadership a Way of Life” published in 2019.

As an accomplished public speaker, his popular leadership workshops range from Understanding Generational Diversity to Effectively Managing Change in Today’s Dynamic Business Environment to Effective Personal Leadership.

He gives back to the local community as a mentor and coach for the District 203 Business INCubatoredu course.

He and his wife Colleen reside in Naperville, IL.

ABOUT THE ENG

Executive Networking Group meets on the Third Tuesday of each month from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.  These meetings will showcase presenters who will share their expertise in a variety of job search and career development areas. The final meeting in December will be a social networking event. 

Facilitators Steve Eschbach and Conor Cunneen are long-time board members of the Career & Networking Center who have a deep and abiding passion for helping those in a job search or career development.

 

ENG Annual Membership $100.00 USD

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