How do I start my job search? Should I always include a cover letter? How do I address employment gaps? Any suggestions for negotiating salary? Should I join LinkedIn?
Have you ever asked yourself these questions during your professional pursuits? Join us to have your career questions answered by an expert.
Come with questions or submit them prior to the webinar by visiting champaign.org/events.
About the Presenter: Leading at the intersection of diversity, inclusion, and workplace culture, in her role as Executive Advisor and Diversity Strategist, Stacey Gordon coaches and counsels executive leaders on DEI strategies for the business, while offering a no-nonsense approach to education for the broader employee population. Stacey’s book, UNBIAS: Addressing Unconscious Bias at Work debuted at #1 on Amazon’s Hot New Release list and is also available at Barnes & Nobles, and wherever books are sold. Stacey is the creator of the second most viewed course across the LinkedIn learning platform, surpassing more than 1 million unique learners, which also includes her popular resume course. Her unconscious bias course has been translated into at least four languages and she has worked with people managers and executive leaders from companies such as American Express, ADP, Kia Motors, Hewlett Packard, Walmart, GE and many others to deliver notable sessions that support their D&I efforts. She earned her MBA from Pepperdine University Business School and her SHRM-SCP certification, as well as the SHRM Inclusive Workplace Culture Credential.
Get that Job workshop series:
• Oct 5, Transfer Your Skills, 10 am
• Oct 12, Resume & Cover Letter Basics, 10 am
• Oct 19, Ask an Employer: City of Champaign, 10 am
• Oct 26, Ask an Expert: Stacey Gordon Answers Your Career Questions, 7 pm
Career questions? We can help. champaign.org/career