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EVENT: Emerging Leaders Society’s fall professional development event!

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Emerging Leaders Society is proud to invite you to the exclusive fall professional development event! Sharing his story to the group will be Umpqua Bank’s CEO, Ray Davis on how he has built his career and company on the values of keeping community at the core.  This event will also include time for networking with other young professionals that are part of the Emerging Leaders Society as well as appetizers and drinks. 

WHEN
4:30 PM
Thursday, September 25, 2014

WHERE
Penthouse Ballroom
Riverside Place (formerly Masonic Center)
1108 W. Riverside Ave, Spokane,WA 99201

WHAT
An event that you won’t want to miss out on!  You will have the opportunity to meet other Emerging Leaders in Spokane!

REGISTER NOW!

Click here!

http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event;jsessionid=F149E4AFD9720F9BC4DBDCAE3ED0568E.worker_registrant?llr=zacha7cab&oeidk=a07e9mqf5y6ee3fa11e

Contact for more info:
Subarna Nagra
SubarnaN@unitedwayspokane.org or 509.838.6581 (ext. 107)

Tues 3/26 Connect Event: Leveraging Your GU Experience + Job Search Advice

“I think we all need a little pep talk…”

What can I do with a Gonzaga Liberal Arts Degree?

A LOT.

Don’t Miss This Event!

TOMORROW

Tuesday, March 26th @ 5:30 p.m.

Foley Teleconference Room

Hear Career Advice from a GU Alum who Works at Microsoft as he talks about Leveraging Your GU Experience in Your Job Search and Career Path!

Great tips for Liberal Arts & Business majors alike!

RSVP appreciated through ZagTrax.net

Rick Collins will provide insights on how students can translate the knowledge and experience acquired at Gonzaga into a meaningful career field. Rick has taken a number of twists and turn in his own career and he will discuss how he was able to transfer his prior academic and career experiences into a variety of new and emerging career fields. Rick will also discuss the importance of personal branding and how to differentiate your Gonzaga experience in ways that have relevance for employers and sets you apart from your competition.

Bio of Rick Collins:

A GU alum with a Bachelor of Arts in Business and Communications, Rick Collins is currently Director of Business Development at Microsoft, with a focus on partnerships with Mobile phone companies and Broadband service providers to jointly distribute Microsoft devices and services to consumers and businesses around the world.

With a career spanning multiple industries including broadcasting, corporate marketing and communications, business training and education, and consumer software and services, Rick has consistently called on important learnings from his GU experience to help drive his own personal success and the success of the people and companies he has worked with throughout his career.

He joins us Tuesday, March 26th to share his insights on career success, and his thoughts on using the unique value of the GU experience and education for career advancement and growth.

 

 

CONNECT EVENT “Careers in Technology” Tues 11/27

Hey Zags! Don’t Miss This GREAT Opportunity to CONNECT with Employers!

Come Hear Industry Advice for Acquiring a TECH Job or Internship!


Tuesday, November 27th

5:30 to 7 p.m.

Foley Library Teleconference Room

 

Tues 9/25 @ 5:30 pm: Green Jobs & Sustainability Careers (Connect Event)

The Gonzaga Career Center & GAMP office is excited to offer GU students a “Sustainable Jobs” Workshop/Connect Event TODAY!  Please join us for this fantastic opportunity to learn about careers in sustainability and meet employers!

Green Jobs & Sustainability Careers

Tuesday, 9/25/12

5:30 to 7 p.m.

Foley Library, Teleconference Room

RSVP on www.ZagTrax.net