HarvardWIT - February meeting


Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 3:30pm to 5:00pm


124 Mt. Auburn St., Room 3314
Date: Tuesday, February 26th, 2018, 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Location: 124 Mt. Auburn St., Room 3314
Title: Strengthening Your Professional Network
Who: Laurie Stickels, Senior Internal Talent Consultant, CWD Workforce Planning and Talent Mobility Team
** Please bring a friend to the meeting, all genders welcome, and help drive change at Harvard for women in technology! **

Please sign up for the meeting here: https://goo.gl/forms/P9MhxLi3Vk7yUXAQ2

This is not required to attend the meeting, it is just so we have an idea of head count for refreshments.

Summary: In the current relationship-driven economy, professional relationships or networks are more important than ever. During this session we will explore how to look at the overall strength of your professional network. We will identify specific ways to nurture your current connections and explore strategies to forge new ones. Please read this short article prior to our session: https://www.thebalancecareers.com/the-most-common-professional-networking-mistake-2062614 and come prepared to share how you approach professional networking.

Bio: Laurie is the Senior Internal Talent Consultant as part of CWD’s Workforce Planning and Talent Mobility Team.   She provides career development resources and intiatives for staff who are invested in furthering their careers at Harvard.   Laurie has designed and currently faciliates courses such as Career Roadmaps, Creating Effective Resumes and Linked in Pages, Interviewing Skills for Candidiates, What Drives your Career? and How to Network at Harvard.

Laurie is experienced in a range of assessment tools. She is qualified to interpret the Myers Briggs Type Indicator Step One and Step Two, and the Strong Interest Inventory. She is also experienced with CliftonStrengths and Career Anchors. Laurie has a Master’s Degree from Emerson College in Organizational and Business Communication and a Bachelor’s Degree from Cornell University in Neurobiology.  She is currently a candidate at William James College for a Graduate Certificate in Executive Coaching.