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Vaco Raleigh Lunch and Learn

June 3 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
2501 Blue Ridge Parkway, Suite 400
Raleigh, NC 27607 United States

The Myths and Misunderstandings of Networking

A lively discussion over lunch on the common myths and misunderstandings of networking. Is “small talk” really small talk? Do extraverts make better networkers? Should you network at work?

This event is available to the friends and employees of Vaco.

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JOBS NETWORK of St. Thomas More

June 8 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
918 Carmichael Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

Image of a globe as an icon for a public event.The JOBS NETWORK of St. Thomas More Catholic Church, Chapel Hill. Meets at 8:30 AM in Parish Center, 2nd and 4th Saturdays each month. I will be attending on June 8 to talk about job search, networking, and how to focus on being helpful in your job search.

This event is free and open to the public.

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North Carolina Biotechnology Center Kickoff Event

June 10 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
15 T.W. Alexander Drive
Raleigh, NC 27709 United States

An Evening with Heather Hollick, Author of Helpful: A Guide to Life, Careers, and the Art of Networking

Image of a globe as an icon for a public event.Join us for this marquee event as I kick off my book tour in the beautiful Dogwood Room of the North Carolina Biotechnology Center. In some ways, the book began in this very room. After speaking and coaching on networking for several years, the ideas took on a life of their own and grew to the point that I was able to offer a full-day workshop on networking in the Dogwood Room in December of 2012. The PowerPoint slide deck for that workshop became the outline for Helpful.

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Book Launch Event in Morrisville

June 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
948 Airport Blvd
Morrisville, NC 27560 United States

Join the friends of Anthony Edwards for a celebration of the publication of Helpful: A Guide to Life, Careers, and the Art of Networking.

Image of a globe as an icon for a public event.Anthony is a master networker, embodying the principles in Helpful. He regularly hosts a gathering for the members of his broad network to get together and freshen connections. There is food, there are beverages, and there is plenty of networking.

This month Anthony is hosting a special event to help me celebrate the launch of Helpful. In addition to reconnecting with old friends…

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Wake Tech Career Transitions Forum

June 13 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
4815 Six Forks Road
Raleigh, NC 27609 United States

Write Your Own Job Description: A Fresh Approach to Interviewing and Job Search

Image of a globe as an icon for a public event.Standing out in today’s competitive job market is hard. At this Wake Tech Career Transitions Forum on Thursday I will share how to powerfully differentiate yourself from other candidates while simultaneously sculpting a position that suits you. I will share tools to enable job seekers to take the initiative in the search and interview process by starting with the end in mind and using their network to uncover dimensions of the organization…

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