PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FRIDAY
FALL SEMESTER 2013
"Are You A Reliable Employee?"
Communication Skills - Introducing Yourself
Communication Skills - Interview Someone and Introduce Them
Berkeley College, "Social Media and Marketing/Advertising"
Guest Speaker: Mr. Larry Balaban
October 11 (in the NUHS library)
"What Color Is Your Parachute?"
"Professional Trends in Business and Technology"
Guest Speaker: Ricardo Alonso
The Words and Life of Steve Jobs
(video and writing assignment)
"What do I believe in?
"How will I make a difference in the world?
"Creating Business Cards with Microsoft Word"
What is the purpose of a business card?
What resources do you need to create business cards?
What information is important to include?
How and when will you use yours?
"Winning Your College and Professional Interviews" Guest Speaker: Artie Schwartz, Five Towns College
What are the keys to your success?
What to interviewers look for?
What do you need to stress? What mistakes eliminate you and how to avoid them.
Tuesday, December 10
"Doing Good to Do Well"
with Reaching Out Community Services, Inc.
Guest Speakers: Kimberly Fasano and Thomas Neve
Thursday, December 12
"Life After High School"
Guest Speaker: Hank Clouden, Lincoln Institute
Friday, January 10, 2014
Marketing and the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show
Answer the following questions:
1. What is the Consumer Electronics Show?
2. What products and services impressed you?
(include at least 3 in your answer).
Why were you impressed?
3. Choose 1 of the products that impressed you
and describe how you would market it.
Use the 4 “P’s to describe your marketing plan.