Tuesday, June 9, 2009

June 11th Networking Event

Speed Networking and Business Card Exchange (Open to the Public)

The Georgia State Alumni Association & RE:Focus On Careers invite you to their next Speed Networking & Business Card Exchange Event!



Next program: Thursday, June 11, 2009

6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Georgia State Brookhaven Center
4362 Peachtree Road
Atlanta, Ga

Directions: http://tinyurl.com/lscx5x

6:00-6:50 p.m. - Casual networking

7:00 p.m. – Guest speaker: Sharon B. Cohen, Global MBA Career Advisor Robinson College of Business, Georgia State University. Topic: Verbal Business Card: Creating Your Soundbite

"Most people are familiar with a standard, business card & use it regularly in their job search and at networking events. However, if you haven’t heard of a verbal business card, you have missed out on 50% of your networking effectiveness. In this economy, a verbal business card is essential! Itenables people to understand the type of opportunity you want and the benefits you can provide. This type of business card conveys your value and promotes your USP – Unique Selling Proposition."

7:45-8:30 p.m. - Speed Networking session hosted by Debbie Rodkin

Alumni Guests & Recruiters scheduled to attend:

Roger Presswood, '97
Associate Director
Alumni Career Services
Georgia State University

Debbie Rodkin, '00
Executive Director
RE: Focus on Careers

Cost: $10.00 pre-registration or $15.00 at the door. (Members of the Georgia State Alumni Association are free. Please bring membership card.) To register, call the Alumni Association at 404-413-2190 or register online