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Quinlan School of Business

Career Strategies Series


Develop your career strategy and your networking know-how over brunch in the Schreiber Center.

Spring 2018 Session: Ensuring ROI on your Graduate Business Education

Saturday, April 14, 2018
This event is exclusively for Quinlan MBA, MS and graduate certificate students.
Must register by Tuesday, April 10 by 5:00 p.m.
Are you positioned to reap the best return on your graduate business degree?  When searching for a new position, are you able to recognize opportunities that offer a balance between your compensation objective and other needs? Once you receive an offer, are you confident that you can negotiate a compensation and benefits package that aligns with your needs?  
Join fellow Quinlan graduate students for an interactive session that will help you with these questions and more.  Featured speakers will share first-hand stories on lessons learned through experience and research.  In addition, a delicious brunch will be provided.
8:30 a.m. Check-in Table Opens (Schreiber Center 10th floor)
8:45 a.m. Brunch Served (Schreiber Center 10th floor)
9:00 a.m. Program Begins
  Welcome – Julie Sells, Business Career Services
Moderator: Amy Kyhos
   Senior Lecturer, Quinlan
   Director, Quinlan Honors Program
Rewards for Employment – What to Consider and How to Negotiate
Dow Scott, Professor of Human Resources, Quinlan
Margaret Doyle, MSOD ’03, MSIR ’85, BA ’78
Successfully Negotiating and Navigating as a Professional
Speaker: Mary Ellen Smith, EMBA’13, Vice President, Female Factor Corp
  Small Group Discussions
12:30 p.m. Program Concludes
Feel free to bring your own individual questions for discussion. Attire is business casual. And, if you can, we suggest that you bring a laptop, tablet or internet accessible smart phone with you. There will be real-time interactive exercises on researching job positions.    
Space will be limited.
Please RSVP in RamblerLink →
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Past Events

  • October 2017: Landing Your Ideal Position
  • April 2017: Plotting Your Course
  • October 2016: Championing Your Career
  • April 2016: Refining Your Career Strategy

Event Highlights

View the October 2016 event photos in the gallery below or on Quinlan’s Flickr page

Career Strategies Series, October 2016

Watch event highlights from the April 2016 event: