Saturday 10/31 Highlight #3: Take your next Step to build your career

At the end of this message, there is a link to details on registration and hotel reservations. Act by Friday, October 16 to secure a room in our guaranteed room block and to receive pre-registration discounted pricing.

In this convention highlight, we unveil a cool opportunity for you and your fellow federationists to take your career game to the next level, whatever that next level might be for you.

Owning Our Future–A Workshop to Transform Your Career

  • Are you wondering how to use online tools to promote yourself and your skills?
  • Are you wondering how you can expand your network to help you land that next job.
  • Are you looking for strategies that you can use to make going back to work a reality?
  • Are you struggling to find that right answer to a career struggle?
  • And who doesn’t answer yes to the question—how can I interview more affectively and get employers to say they want to hire me?

Whether you are just starting out in your career or looking for that competitive advantage to take your career to its next peak, this collaborative and engaging dialog will provide you with the confidence, knowledge, skills, and techniques to achieve your career goals.

The workshop will kick off with a panel of experts to help set the stage for our discussions, including:

  • Fredric Schroeder, Ph.D., First Vice President, World Blind Union< and Immediate Past President, NFB of Virginia
  • Michael Kasey, President, NFB of Virginia
  • Althea Pittman, President, Eastern Shore Chapter
  • Corb O’Connor, Business Growth & Communications Consultant,
    O’Consulting Group

Following our outstanding panel of experts, we’ll break into small groups to discuss different topics, so that you can Learn from others, share your own stories, and together, create solutions and action that will position each of us for career success. Bring your challenges and your successes for this important dialog.

See below for all the details you need to register for this year’s 2015 NFBV Convention and make sure you join us for this collaborative workshop designed to help you as you think about your next career move.

The 2015 NFB of Virginia convention, is Scheduled for October 30,- November 1.

Click here for more information on the convention and how to register