Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Venue: 
Virtual

Whether you are seeking to change careers, launching a job search, or aiming to advance your career, this workshop is for you. Participants will learn how to plan for a career move by focusing on goal development, professional development, and professional branding. Focus will be placed on the methods for acquiring leadership skills, career readiness competencies, and industry-specific expertise. Your future depends on what you do today – attend this workshop and ensure that your next career transition will be a success.

RSVP by: 
2/5/19
Contact: 

For questions:
Aubrey McLaughlin
Email: amclaugh@umd.edu

About the presenter:
Lakeisha Mathews is Director of the Career and Professional Development Center at the University of Baltimore. She formally served as Associate Director of Career Services at the University of Maryland University College and as Assistant Director for Alumni & Graduate Students at the Loyola University Maryland Career Center.

Lakeisha is also the owner of a career coaching business called Right Resumes & Career Coaching, LLC which she launched in 2012. Right Resumes & Career Coaching serves entry-level and mid-career professionals in the DC Metro area and specializes in resume writing, career planning and strategy and professional development seminars.

Lakeisha is a published authors and thought leader in the field of career services. In 2016, Lakeisha co-authored a chapter in the book Find Your Fit, published by the Association of Talent Development. She is currently serving as the Trustee for Higher Education Career Counselors & Educators for the National Career Development Association, the largest career development association in the world. In 2011, she served as president of the Maryland Career Development Association. She is also a board member for our newly formed Terp Entrepreneur Network!

Lakeisha is a sought after speaker and webinar presenter for large and small audiences. She frequently conducts dining etiquette training and workshops on resumes development in the Baltimore Metro Area. Possessing a dynamic presentation style, filled with wisdom and wit, Lakeisha’s audiences report being inspired and encouraged after attending her sessions.

Lakeisha resides in Columbia, MD with her husband of thirteen years, their six year old daughter and two Yorkshire Terriers.

Our webinar series is a complimentary resource and program designed to provide value and educate our alumni regardless of their physical location. Our goal is to provide thought-provoking and valuable content of various subjects and interests that will help you achieve your personal and professional goals. Topics range from general professional and personal developmental ideas to more specialized, focused topics within specific industries.