February 16 2016 at 12:00 PM
Undergraduate Library, David Adamany
Develop Your Pitch Series: Mastery in any skill takes preparation and practice. The President’s Commission on the Status of Women Career Development Committee is sponsoring three interactive brown bag workshops to help WSU faculty, staff, and students build their negotiating confidence. Join us to create an effective pitch that can help you work toward what you’re worth.
• Step Up to the Plate: Tips for Effective Preparation – Tuesday, February 16, 2016, 12-1 PM, Undergraduate Library Community Room The first step to developing your pitch is having the right information. In this session we will break down the pitch process and provide strategies for researching your target audience. (Facilitated by Diane Fears, Director of Career Services & Student Voluntary Pro Bono Program, Law School and Nannette McCleary, University Counselor-Career Planning, Career Services)
• Working Through Curveballs: Delivering a Compelling Ask – Thursday, March 10, 2016, 12-1 PM, 3700 Academic/Administration Building If at first you don’t succeed… Attend this session to reflect and refine your message to clearly demonstrate why you are worth it. (Facilitated by Tara Kopasz, Talent Acquisition Specialist, School of Medicine, College of Nursing, & Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences)
• Knock It Out of the Park: Practice Makes Progress – Thursday, May 12, 2016, 12-1 PM, Undergraduate Library Community Room Time to put it to the test! Come practice your ask to receive encouragement and feedback to further improve your pitching confidence. (Facilitator TBD)
Light Refreshments Provided Please RSVP via Academica under Training, Seminars, Workshops.
For questions, contact Nannette McCleary at (313) 577-3390 or firstname.lastname@example.org