Karen’s professional training and entire career has been helping people make career choices for success and satisfaction and reaching those goals. She can tailor a program to meet the specific needs of your organization. Karen can design and present programs for:
- Corporations for talent management and succession planning
- Colleges, high schools and workforce development programs to enhance services
- Association meetings and other professional development programming
- Human resources departments offering retirement planning benefits
Identifying a Career Path: Taking a Closer Look at Interests, Skills and Values
Explore careers, industries and education and training decisions as they relate to your unique characteristics. This interactive session includes reflective activities, brainstorming and a self-assessment exercise to link you to options. Clarify your goals so that you can move forward confidently in planning your career journey.
Job Fair Tips: Stand Out From the Crowd
How do you stand out from the 49 people in line for your top employer at the job fair? If you ever felt intimidated by a job fair or found yourself wandering around aimlessly, this is the program for you. Learn how to target and research employers. Get feedback on your handshake. Use sample scripts to help you practice your message during hands-on activities.
Job Search Ethics and Business Etiquette: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt
You only have one chance to make a good impression, so get tips about effective and ethical job search communication. What should you do if you get the offer you’ve been waiting for after you’ve just accepted one? Learn about these issues through taking a Job Search Etiquette Quiz. We’ll end with a crash course on business etiquette to get ahead.
Retire, Rewire, Renew: Retirement Planning to Explore and Plan for Your Future
Whether you are officially retired and exploring how to be most satisfied or you are considering retirement, this program is for you. Take a survey and learn about the five paths of retirement, and use a model for planning to help you make choices for greater happiness. Whether you want to reinvent yourself into a new job field or spend time with volunteering and hobbies, you’ll learn insights to help you plan for the future.