Professional Development Webinars
Our BUAA Professional Development Webinar Series showcases BU alumni, faculty, and friends offering one-hour presentations and discussions on a wide variety of topics aimed at assisting BU alumni in their lives and careers.
The Language of Leadership: Using Your Words to Lead in Your Career
November 14, 2018 at 12:00pm ET
Presented by Amber Nelson (COM ’94), President, Lingo Consulting, Inc.
Being an effective leader doesn’t require an executive title, a plush office, or a staff of direct reports but it does require learning and leveraging the language of leadership. Join us for this 1 hour webinar for insights on assessing your own communications skills, actively observing your professional landscape (and why that matters) and how to speak like a leader to motivate, inspire change, confront challenges, and build the career trajectory you want.
Career “Happiness”: Does it Really Exist?
November 15, 2018 at 12:00pm ET
Presented by Kim Bilawchuk (Wheelock ’03), Career Coach
We spend nearly 1/3 of our lives at work, yet only 1/3 of us are happy in our jobs. What is it costing you to stay in a job you don’t love, where your greatest skills and interests aren’t being tapped? Or working with people or for a company whose values doesn’t align with yours? Join Career Coach Kim Bilawchuk (Wheelock ’03) for this interactive webinar to identify and prioritize what career happiness factors are important to YOU. Take away some easy-to-implement strategies to increase your career happiness today.
Many webinars are recorded and made available for viewing on your schedule. The on-demand webinar library provides access to 70+ webinars covering a wide range of topics. Browse the library using the categories below or view the entire archive here.
Career Satisfaction & Balance Communication Skills Entrepreneurship, Small Business & Self-Employment Expert Coaches Industry Insiders Job Search & Career Change Leadership, Teamwork & Management Networking & Personal Branding Productivity & Organization 50+ Professionals & Retirees