Networking and Career Workshops

Career Workshops

Group of women having a discussionCareer Conversations

Career Conversations is a monthly opportunity for professional development and transition networking facilitated by Paula Fitzgerald Boos. These monthly meetups are facilitated for all levels of professionals.

Paula is a career and executive coach with 20+ years of experience helping professionals create greater success and satisfaction in their work. She has supported thousands of professionals from all levels, technical backgrounds, and industries in choosing and/or creating proactive forward momentum for themselves in their careers. Paula currently teaches the Professional Development class in the PMBA program and coaches in the Executive Leadership Program in the Business School at SU.

Each month we will facilitate dialogue around a specific focus. All are welcome. Light refreshments will be provided.

  • September 18 - Effective Actions and Strategies for Networking - Registration OPEN
  • October 16 - Conducting Effective Informational Interviews
  • November 20 – Moving Online Connections to In-Person Relationships
  • December 18 – Signs It’s Time for a Career Change
  • January 15 - Personal Branding
  • February 19 - Resume Best Practices
  • March 18 - Seeking Mentorship
  • April 15 - Career Transitions: Communicating Transferrable Skills
  • May 20 – Generating Advancement Opportunities
  • June 17 – Navigating your Current Work System

Group Looking at a piece of paper in the middle of a table and having a discussionTools for Transition: Alumni Career Workshop Series

Looking for a job, a career change or ways to advance your professional goals? 

Get the tools you need at the October Tools for Transition workshop series October 7, 9, 14,16 2019 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

REGISTER

This comprehensive career workshop series, conducted by Elizabeth Atcheson founder and principal of Blue Bridge Career Coaching, is designed for those looking to restart, reenergize or change their careers.

Workshops take place in the Advancement and Alumni Building in the Rolfe Community Room, SU Campus. (Campus map here)

The four-day course includes:

  • Career assessment and strategy
  • Development of personal narrative and positioning
  • Coaching on networking and informtional meetings
  • Resume development

Registration Fees:
Alumni/Guest $55
Current Students $40

Registration fee of $55 includes workshop sessions, a complete package of handouts, self-assessment tools, sample resumes and cover letters, interview coaching guide and more. Note: It is recommended you attend all 4 sessions! Contact Stephanie Jamieson (jamiesos@seattleu.edu) if you need to miss a session or if you have questions on the workshop series. (Refunds will not be issued for missed sessions.)