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Dream Job to Career Reality: A Little Boost on the Ladder of Success

Living Room Theaters
341 Sw 10th Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205, US (map)
Public WiFi



5:30pm-6:00pm dinner and networking 6:00pm-7:00pm Living Room Theaters 341 SW 10th Ave Portland, OR 97205

Are you looking to make a career transition as the economy rebounds? Have you acquired the skills demanded by your target companies? Hear insight from local recruiters and hiring managers on the qualifications and abilities that will set you apart from the rest. Learn about new trends in the job market and find out what jobs may become available over the next year.

Take Aways: -Learn the traits, characteristics and skills needed for marketing/communications positions, as told by area recruiters -Find out what the hottest jobs are in the “new economy” -Create an inventory of your key skills and abilities to better position yourself for a new career

Featured panelists: Matt LeBlanc, Director Filter Lauren Ranke, Creative Recruiter, Wieden & Kennedy Jen Jacobs, Talent Scout, Global Brand Marketing Department at Nike

With moderator, Beth Ursin, Director of Career Management, Willamette University, SHRM Chapter President