ISACA Chicago Chapter is excited to welcome Career Coaches and Trainers Sara Schiffer, Kirsten Zalik and the Founder of the Social Media Club of Chicago, Barbara Rozgonyi, who will be presenting a series of sessions entitled – Managing Your Career in an Uncertain World. The series will be divided into three sessions including KNOW YOURSELF and KNOW THE MARKET presented by Sara and Kirsten, which will be followed up by the MAKE A MATCH session presented by Barbara Rozgonyi.
LOGISTICS NOTE: The sessions are designed as a series and maximum benefit will be gained for those who attend all three sessions. Session 3 – Make a Match will be opened up to additional people who have not attended sessions 1 and 2 and will also be beneficial as a stand-alone session.
This is a two day, three session program. The first two sessions will be held on March 13 and session 3 will be on March 20. Session 3 will be opened up to participants that were not able to attend the first two sessions and will be valuable as a stand alone course.
Day 1 (5 CPEs) Located in Michigan I at UBS Tower
(Saturday, March 13 from 9:30 am – 5pm)
1. KNOW YOURSELF
Learn techniques to take control of and contribute more in your career.
Understand how to let your “Internal GPS” guide you.
2. KNOW THE MARKET
Create more value for your company using relationship-building tools in internal and external markets.
Establish your personal relationship-building plan with accountability.
Day 2 (3 CPEs) Located in Michigan Ballroom at UBS Tower
Saturday, March 20 from 9:00 am – 12 noon, with networking and lunch from noon – 1 pm.)
3. MAKE A MATCH
Find out how to use social media to build your personal brand, tap into resource full networks and add value to any company.
Detailed information about this event, sign-up and logistics can be found here.
Sessions are located at the UBS Tower, Wacker and Madison, Chicago.
Sara Schiffer is a Certified Professional Coach, professional instructional designer, and CPA, whose clients say she inspires them to find the perfect career fit. She has been using coaching and adult learning techniques in companies and the community to enhance personal and professional growth for six years, and managed IT audit and training teams at PricewaterhouseCoopers for 5 years. Sara focuses on communication, teamwork and leadership development using seminars and coaching on a group- and one-on-one. In addition to her management and training background, she has been keynote speaker at associations and career development organizations. Sara is VP of PR for Platinum Toastmasters and a former Director on the Board of the Chicago Chapter of ISACA. She was honored with the Team Chairman’s Award at PricewaterhouseCoopers for educating the team beyond expectations and relishes the opportunity to help accounting and IT audit professionals succeed. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Maryland, College Park, with a degree in Accounting and a focus in Computer Science.
Kirsten Zalik is a Certified Professional Coach with expertise in Career Coaching, Resume Creation, Interviewing, Networking and Salary Negotiations. Her background includes over ten years experience in Talent Management, working for organizations such as Hewitt, Accenture and the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. In addition, as an independent contractor, she spent four years teaching Career Management and Resume Writing courses at Right Management Consultants, an international outplacement and human resources consulting firm. From 2001 to 2005, Kirsten founded and managed “BNC Chicago,” a networking group for professionals looking for new career opportunities. In her role as BNC leader, she was featured as a speaker on career topics at numerous networking events. Kirsten speaks Spanish, Portuguese, German and French and enjoys working with people from diverse backgrounds. She is a graduate of Georgetown University and earned an MBA from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business.
Barbara Rozgonyi leads CoryWest Media, LLC, a Midwest-based strategic marketing consultancy founded in 1990. As publisher of www.wiredPRworks.com, Barbara reports on ways to wire marketing, social media and public relations together to grow business, build brands, and connect communities. The founder of Chicago’s Social Media Club chapter, Barbara is a keynote speaker and an educator on the topics of leadership, communications, marketing and change. Barbara earned her marketing degree at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.