Build your Elevator Speech to be uniquely yours. Be ready to answer, “What do you do?” in 30 secs and make it memorable!

Title: Build your Elevator Speech to be uniquely yours. Be ready to answer, “What do you do?” in 30 secs and make it memorable!
Location: Coral Gables Congregational Church
Date: 2018-04-13
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Description: This will be an interactive meeting.

Suely Piraino Argianas, a Business Development professional, serves the Back on Track Network, and is a Board Member. She is the Membership Chair and Board Member of the Organization of Women in International Trade (OWIT). Suely enjoys photography, singing and teaching stress management techniques to individuals and corporations.

WHAT IS SELF-LEADERSHIP? – OSCAR ARIAS

Title: WHAT IS SELF-LEADERSHIP? – OSCAR ARIAS
Location: Coral Gables Congregational Church
Date: 2018-04-03
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Description: Self-leadership puts together taking responsibility for our outcomes, setting direction for our lives, and having tools to manage priorities. Self-leaders work at all levels of an organization. They are front-line workers in every possible role, middle managers, and CEOs. Self-leaders like Walt Disney and J.K. Rowling worked hard to achieve their dreams without using the term self-leadership. However, they have clearly demonstrated that being in control of their behavior and results, focus, practice, and learning were necessary to achieve their goals.
Oscar Arias, a Peak Performance Strategist for Tony Robbins, works with organizations, universities, and emerging entrepreneurs to release their full potential. He has traveled to 834+ cities in the United States and has conducted more than 3,000 workshops and seminars in eight countries. Oscar is a highly sought after Learning and Development Consultant, Keynote Speaker and Trainer and is currently pursuing his Doctorate through the University of Pennsylvania’s CLO Program.

The job search mindset. How to use positive thinking to create excellent results – Lionel Baugh

Title: The job search mindset. How to use positive thinking to create excellent results – Lionel Baugh
Location: Coral Gables Congregational Church
Date: 2018-03-15
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Description: Even though we’ve heard many times that we have limiting beliefs, we still have difficulties overcoming them during our job search and other times. Lionel Baugh will help us to recognize them, manage them, and replace them with thoughts and actions that empower us.

Lionel is an executive coach, a graduate of Trinity College in Dublin, has had an extensive career in international banking, and has a passion for coaching. Lionel was born in Argentina, raised in Peru, and has lived in the Miami area for 20 years. Aside from his work, he enjoys sailing, kayaking, travel and fitness.

What do you Want in Life, and in Your Career? Beatriz Baldan

Title: What do you Want in Life, and in Your Career? Beatriz Baldan
Location: Coral Gables Congregational Church
Date: 2018-03-06
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Description: To achieve our goals in life as well as in career we need to have a clear objective. Sometimes, on the way, we change. And that is O.K. Even when we believe we have a clear objective, sometimes things do not happen the way we wish. What then? This is what we will explore in an interactive session.

Beatriz Baldan is one of the founders of our Back on Track chapter in Coral Gables. She is a managing partner at 3Ci, Inc., and is building energy sustainable housing in Cutler Ridge.

Reserve – Part time work that helps the community/Interview techniques

Title: Reserve – Part time work that helps the community/Interview techniques
Location: Coral Gables Congregational Church
Date: 2018-02-20
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Description: Guest presenter, Doreen LoCicero, Director of ReServe South, which is an affiliate of ReServe Elder Service, Inc./Fedcap will discuss current placement opportunities and how to apply for them by joining ReServe through the new website on-line portal www.reserveinc.org. She will conduct a brief PowerPoint presentation, and will discuss job readiness, the importance of updating your resume, preparation for a phone interview and a face to face interview, interview follow-up and answer questions throughout session. Participants should bring a copy of their current resume.

How to Interview Like a Rock Star! Absolutely Abby

Title: How to Interview Like a Rock Star! Absolutely Abby
Location: Coral Gables Congregational Church
Date: 2018-02-06
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Description: One day soon, a recruiter will call to interview you for your dream job. Are you really ready to receive that call? Do you know how to answer the tricky HR questions? Are you really sure that you have what it takes to land that job? Join the fun as everyone in the audience learns how to interview like a rockstar! You will learn:

• How to really wow a recruiter in the first 10 seconds of a phone screen

• Why your choice of clothing can make or break your chances of success

• How to answer questions like “What kind of tree are you?” and why we ask

• How to brag but not boast and why you MUST learn these skills

• The topics to avoid at all costs during interview small talk

• How to close the deal at the end

Abby Kohut, who is known in the job search world as Absolutely Abby, is the President of Staffing Symphony, LLC and author of “Absolutely Abby’s 101 Job Search Secrets.” In the past 22 years, Abby held corporate recruiting positions in a variety of industries and is responsible for helping 10,000 people get hired. Her website AbsolutelyAbby.com, which was selected as one of the “Top 100 Websites for Your Career” by Forbes, teaches candidates secrets the Absolute truth about the job search process that other recruiters won’t tell you. AbsolutelyAbby.com was also mentioned on CNBC as one of three top websites for career changers. Abby is one of the “Top 100 Influential People Online” according to Fast Company Magazine and is known as “Ask Abby” on LinkedIn. She has provided job search tips on SiriusXM, Fox 5, NBC, CBS, ABC, Monster, Real Simple, The Ladders, Bloomberg Radio, and Forbes. Recently, CEOWORLD Magazine rated Abby “One of the Top 25 Women for your Job Search” and Business News Daily rated @Absolutely_Abby as “One of Top 10 Twitter Accounts Every Jobseeker Should Follow”. Since 2012, Abby has been on a mission to help one million job seekers and is currently driving & flying around the USA on a nationwide tour to accomplish that goal.

Check out our upcoming events in our Davie, FL – Broward County chapter!

Title: Check out our upcoming events in our Davie, FL – Broward County chapter!
Location: St. Bonaventure Church – Davie, FL
Link out: Click here
Start Date: 2018-01-22
End Date: 2018-04-22
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 9:00 PM
Description: Guys and gals,

This is the line up of Back on Track meetings for the next few weeks.

January 22 – Joe Cruz – “Are you a good fit?”

January 29 – Bianca Moreiras “Tools for Your Toolbox…Employable Traits”

February 5 – Abby Kohut “Interviewing like a Rockstar”

February 8th – Father Mario Beverati – “Keeping the faith in challenging times” (Thursday)

February 12 – Crafting an attractive online and on paper Resume (Presenter to be determined)

February 19 – How to use LinkedIn (Presenter to be determined)

February 26 – “Networking in person and through the internet” (Presenter to be determined)

March 5 – Team – Interview speed dating

March 12 – Heather Mahoney “Finding your passion”

April 22 – Homer Reid – 4 hour Networking and Career Workshop (Saturday!!)

 

PLEASE NOTE EVENTS MAY CHANGE AT ANY TIME SO PLEASE CHECK OUR WEBSITE BELOW FOR ANY UPDATES.

http://c.stbonaventurechurch.com/min…/back_on_track_network/

Reinvent Yourself – Author C.L. Valens

Title: Reinvent Yourself – Author C.L. Valens
Location: Coral Gables Congregational Church
Date: 2018-01-16
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Description: C.L. Valens is the author of the Domestic Violence Survivor Handbook. A survivor herself, C.L. will share with us from her own experience and how she became an author. Also, she has set up a business in the wellness industry. Not intended as a sales pitch, she will explain how one could go about becoming an entrepreneur in this industry.

Career transitions – How to make a successful change to a new and rewarding career – Lionel Baugh.

Title: Career transitions – How to make a successful change to a new and rewarding career – Lionel Baugh.
Location: Coral Gables Congregational Church
Date: 2018-01-02
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Description: During times of career transition, we have an opportunity to look at where we are and where we want to go with our professional and personal lives. Come hear Lionel Baugh, executive coach, share knowledge gleaned from decades in business and in coaching various individuals in their job searches, from networking to negotiating the offer. Lionel is British, educated in Ireland and graduated from Trinity College in Dublin. Lionel’s experience includes not only career coaching, but he has had an extensive career in international banking, teaching, conflict management, and rugby (yes, rugby).

Career transitions – How to make a successful change to a new and rewarding career – Lionel Baugh.

Title: Career transitions – How to make a successful change to a new and rewarding career – Lionel Baugh.
Location: Coral Gables Congregational Church
Date: 2018-01-02
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Description: During times of career transition, we have an opportunity to look at where we are and where we want to go with our professional and personal lives. Come hear Lionel Baugh, executive coach, share knowledge gleaned from decades in business and in coaching various individuals in their job searches, from networking to negotiating the offer. Lionel is British, educated in Ireland and graduated from Trinity College in Dublin. Lionel’s experience includes not only career coaching, but he has had an extensive career in international banking, teaching, conflict management, and rugby (yes, rugby).