2017 Alumni Webinar Series:
Webinars for and by National American University Alumni
April 18, 2017: Networking and Being Involved In Your Community (how it’s a win win for everyone)
Andy Bartling, a NAU Alumnus, and Financial Representative for Modern Woodmen of America, speaks about the value of networking and volunteering in your community. Networking and volunteering helps one develop critical skills, meet new people, build credibility, and build awareness for your business. “Your comfort zone is the most dangerous place to be,” advises Andy in this webinar. He offers up great advice on how to get involved in your community to give back and get ahead.
March 27, 2017: The Value of Online Portfolios and Persistence
Scott Dahl, a multi-disciplinary designer with more than 12 years of higher education teaching, discusses the value of online portfolios for students, new graduates and others seeking career opportunities. He shares tips for a well-designed, effective and professional portfolio and free resources to create one.
February 2017: Promoting Thyself – Finding, and Succeeding on, Your Career Path
Dr. Linda Woodard, NAU alumna and experienced workforce education and career development professional, presents “Promote Thyself.” Learn how to successfully promote yourself throughout your career journey using online tools and other tips. For more information about Dr. Woodard, visit the LDW Group, a business dedicated to providing career and workforce development advice. Download a copy of Dr. Woodard’s presentation here.
January 2017: SCORE Business Mentoring
Daren Anderson, NAU alumnus and President of Big D Technology, presents on SCORE, a national nonprofit organization that offers free business mentoring to new business owners and owners looking to grow their business. There are more than 11,000 SCORE mentors from across the country willing to help businesses be successful. Download a copy of Daren’s presentation here.