April 11 - 12, 2019

10am - 3pm

Mid-Atlantic District Conference Center

5404 Wisconsin Ave. Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Workshops

Thursday, April 11, 2019                                                    Friday, April 12, 2019                                           

Personal Networking Strategies & Marketing Skills

This training session will teach individuals how to communicate effectively with people and showcase their talents as an asset to any college, program, or business.  Topics will cover business cards networking, closing the deal in conversations, personal portfolios and maximizing your potential at networking events.

 

Audience:  Students | General Public

Time:  10:30am - 11:20am; 11:30am - 12:30pm

How to Get a Job & Get Promoted

This training session will teach individuals how most companies are hiring people and what they are looking for in a candidate.  This session will take it to the next level and address how to advance in your career.  Topics will cover the interview process, resources for finding jobs, landing the position and tactics to excel for higher pay and responsibility

 

Audience:  College | General Public

Time:  10:30am - 11:20am; 11:30am - 12:30pm

How To Connect Curriculum to Workforce Skills

This training session will teach you how to connect workforce skills to any educational or academic curriculum.  This session is ideal for nonprofits, teachers or trainers looking create assignments that will help promote their content into a career path for their constituents.

 

Audience:  Nonprofits | Schools | General Public

Time:  10:30am - 11:20am; 11:30am - 12:30pm

 

Strategies in Talent Acquisition (Part 1 & 2)

This training session is designed to learn strategies and best practices to locate, identify and recruit talent from a variety of communities.  This session will also cover the things that corporations are looking for in quality talent as well.  Topics will include talent versus skills, the tools used to develop a pipeline and how companies are developing their requirements to hire the best people.

 

Part 1 (10:30am - 11:20am): 
Best Practices for Talent Acquisition


Part 2 (11:30am - 12:30pm):
What are Companies Looking for in a Candidate

 

Audience:  Companies | Schools | General Public

Developing an Industry PD Program for Teachers

This training session is designed to help schools learn how to upgrade the skill sets of their teachers by incorporating train-the-trainer models of workforce-based training for youth.  Schools will learn how to innovatively build a training program to expand the critical thinking abilities of their staff.

 

Part 1 (10:30am - 11:20am): 
Common Resources for Industry Training

 

Part 2 (11:30am - 12:30pm):
Strategies in PD development

 

Audience:  Schools | Teachers | Nonprofits | General Public

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Engineering - Career Development Strategies

This workshop is helpful to teach students about the various fields in engineering and how to carve a pathway into a great STEM career.  With so many options to choose such as Chemical, Electrical, BioMedical, Mechanical, etc., you’ll learn how to position yourself to success for colleges and corporate interest.

 

Audience: General Public

Time:  10:30am - 11:20am; 11:30am - 12:20pm

Culinary Arts - Career Development Strategies

Interested in cooking?  Are you interested in starting a restaurant?  This workshop discusses what it really takes to become successful in the Culinary Industry and how to make it as a chef, business owner or other type of professional in Culinary.

 

Audience:  General Public

Time:  10:30am - 11:20am; 11:30am - 12:20pm

Information Technology/CyberSecurity - Career Development Strategies

A career in computers is always a great bet for anyone, but what are the options?  What is it like being in the computer field?  This session will answer all of those questions and help you to learn from top industry professionals the skills it takes to become successful.

Learn about Cyber Security, Software Development and other fields in this STEM area.  You don’t have to be a genius to be in career with computers.  But it all begins with understanding the excitement and possibilities.  This session will explore the pathways for you.

 

Audience:  General Public

Time:  10:30am - 11:20am; 11:30am - 12:20pm

 

Business/Entrepreneurship - Career Development Strategies

Interested in starting your own business?  Attend this session and learn what it take to become an entrepreneur.  It takes hard work and talent, but most of all it takes passion. 

Attend this session and learn from CEOs that have made it out in the world.  Learn how to structure a business plan and what it really takes to make it in school and college before going out into the real world!

 

Audience:  General Public

Times:  10:30am - 11:20am; 11:30am - 12:20pm

Finance - Career Development Strategies

Want to make money in the world of finance?  There is a lot of money to be made...and you could be one of the people doing so!  As an accountant, investor on Wall Street or a banker, there are great careers for anyone looking to help people manage, save and make money.

 

Attend this session to learn about what finance all is about and how you can see yourself in a pathway toward excellence!

 

 

Audience:  General Public

Times: 10:30am - 11:20am;11:30am - 12:20pm

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