2016 Fall Event
The 20-Minute Networking Meeting: Networking for Job Search and Career Advancement
Date: Wednesday, November 16th
Time: 1:00 – 4:30 pm
Location: Golden Valley Library (830 Winnetka Ave., N., Golden Valley, MN 55427 – meeting room is in the east lobby)
Speaker: Nathan Perez
Presentation Title: The 20-Minute Networking Meeting: Networking for Job Search and Career Advancement
Registration fee (includes the book “The 20-Minute Networking Meeting” by Nathan Perez):
Workshop Description: Between 70-80% of all jobs are obtained through networking. From a hiring standpoint, networking is the most critical skill to have in job-search and career development, and perhaps all of business. But many professionals avoid it entirely, eliminating career and life-changing opportunities.
In this discussion and mini-workshop session, Nathan A. Perez, co-author of the multi-award winning The 20-Minute Networking Meeting, will share the ground-breaking concept that is utilized by coaches, government workforces, human resources and outplacement organizations around the country, and individual job-seekers around the world.
Made to simply and clarify networking for job search, Nathan will cover:
- The 5 most important parts of a networking meeting
- How to create a networking agenda
- How to construct key questions to lead a discussion
- How to expand a professional network with more names
- How to break into the Invisible/Hidden Job Market
- How to execute the above (and much more)– inside of 20 minutes
Speaker Bio: Nathan A. Perez is an award-winning author, national speaker and Principal at 20-Minute Communications, LLC., a consultancy that helps all experience levels of job-seekers from across the country.