NCBiotech Jobs Network: How to Create an Effective Career Strategy

Creating an effective career strategy is critical to selecting the next steps in your career whether it is advancing with your current employer or taking on a new position with a new employer. The exercise of creating a career strategy will help you define the criteria that will ensure that your next career opportunity is in line with your career goals.

This presentation will give you a clear understanding of how to develop your own personal career strategy and includes learning objectives such as: creating a stand-out resume; researching potential employers, using LinkedIn to connect to decision-makers; and learning how to create your own candidate value proposition (CVP). Please join us for this rich learning session and start off the year on the right foot!



Ed Kato Ed Kato has worked in the field of recruiting, talent acquisition, human resources, career coaching, and project management for thirty years. As president and senior talent acquisition consultant with Atlantic Talent Acquisition Consultants, Inc, he works with organizations that hire professional and technical candidates across the United States and consults with clients to develop their talent acquisition strategy and/or an HR management strategy. He is also an adjunct executive career coach with the Poole College of Management Career Center at North Carolina State University. Ed earned an MBA from NCSU, and is Project Management Professional (PMP) and Professional in Human Resources (PHR) certified.



12:15 p.m.- Registration
12:30 p.m.- How to Create an Effective Career Strategy
1:45 p.m.- Talent Acquisition Professional Introductions
2:00 p.m.- Open Networking with light refreshments 


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15 T.W. Alexander Drive
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709

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