The Ascend Metro New York Chapter is pleased to present, "Career Crossroads: Mastering the Transition,” sponsored by Robert Half International on Tuesday, September 21st, 2010.
Given the current economy, many professionals find themselves contemplating a career change, whether that career change is by choice or necessity. In this panel discussion, specialists from Robert Half International as well as the recruiting and human resources world will discuss key topics you should consider before embarking on a professional transition. Topics include:
· What steps should you take when planning a change and/or career transition?
· What risks and rewards should you be aware of when planning or going through a transition?
· How important are techniques such as leveraging your network, and brushing up on skills and certifications?
· How can we compare and contrast the experience for transitioning within your firm, to a different firm, to a different country or to a new industry? How can we compare and contrast the experience of transitioning from your current employer to a new employer? What are the pros and cons of relocating to a different country or transitioning into a new industry altogether?
Networking reception will follow the presentation. Event open to professionals only.