June 2 Career Boost Camp to Help Revamp Careers and Inspire Entrepreneurial Success
Executives, managers and recent grads invited to take control of their lives at UC San Diego's 2012 Career Boost event
La Jolla, CA (I-Newswire) May 30, 2012 - Starting your own business? Looking to expand? Or do you simply seek the elusive ideal—a rewarding, yet sustainable career? UC San Diego’s 2012 Career Boost Camp will provide invaluable information you need to revamp your journey into a lasting career or entrepreneurial success. Open to the public, the event is Saturday, June 2 from 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. at the UC San Diego Institute of the Americas.
Today’s lackluster economy calls for professionals who are constantly adding to their repertoire of skills in order keep playing in the ever-changing game. This year’s speakers, who hail from multiple arenas of the business world, will share their own success stories to help you create yours.
In a time when only 19 percent of people can say they are happy with their careers, keynote speaker Will Marré’s advice on finding a job that’s not only rewarding, but high-earning will be instrumental. An Emmy Award winner and co-founder of the Covey Leadership Center, Marré has translated the famous 7 Habits of Highly Effective People into effective business strategies that he’s shared with millions of people worldwide. His philosophy on business success emphasizes the very real possibility of creating a corporate world that is sustainable, socially responsible, yet profitable.
Other speakers and panelists include:
* Author Interview: Closing the Job Gap
Henry DeVries, '79, U-T San Diego Job & Career Columnist and Co-Author of Closing America's Job Gap
In this interview, author Henry DeVries will discuss how to grow companies and land good jobs in the age of innovation.
* Career REVolution
Christine Didonato, Director, Talent & Organizational Development, Sony Electronics
How do you get developed and promoted in a time when organizations are in the midst of constant change and have limited resources? Discover the 7 Must-Have Mindsets™ to understand the unspoken beliefs to give you an edge and accelerate career progression.
- Lisa Gordon '88
Small Business Ambassador, Office of Small Business
City of San Diego
- Erik Maki '07
Owner, Maki Longboards
- Elizabeth Pennington Kaplan '88
CEO/Founder of The Pure Pantry
- Dr. Marc Camras '02
Founder, MVision Consulting, LLC
- Joon S. Han '96
Founder/Strategy Specialist, Better San Diego
Career Boot Camp will provide invaluable information you need to revamp your journey into a lasting career or entrepreneurial success. Open to the public, the event is part of UC San Diego’s annual Alumni Weekend. The cost is $10.00 per attendee. To register, please visit: http://alumni.ucsd.edu/careerboost.
About University of California, San Diego
About UC San Diego
Innovation is central to who we are and what we do at the University of Ca More..lifornia, San Diego. Here, students learn that knowledge isn’t just acquired in the classroom—life is their laboratory. UC San Diego is an academic powerhouse and economic engine, recognized as one of the top 10 public universities by U.S. News & World Report and ranked number one in the nation for public service by the Washington Monthly. Our location is unparalleled, our impact unmistakable. UC San Diego shapes minds, changes lives, launches industries and builds the future … one student, one discovery and one achievement at a time. Visit www.ucsd.edu for more information.Less..
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Published On:May 30, 2012
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