YP L.E.A.D.S. brings together the millennials and Young Professionals who drive the Urban League Movement. Join them as they explore ways to empower communities, change lives, and better themselves in career and life. Expect insightful and engaging workshops, networking opportunities, and social events. Come to build new connections and strengthen old ones!
YP L.E.A.D. Summit Workshop - Corporate Sense: Surviving the Corporate Transition for Millennials
Young professionals are challenged daily attempting to successfully transition into the corporate arena. In this workshop young professionals will learn what they didn't in college or grad school, "corporate sense" in order to secure and retain a job in their desired area and advance their careers. From tips on resume writing and interviewing to corporate positioning, negotiating office politics, and perception shaping, this session will ensure participants avoid common professional pitfalls and are prepared for career success.
Moderator: Denise C. Miles, SVP, Corporate Responsibility & Community Relations, Wells Fargo & Company Confirmed
Opening Remarks: David Dziok, Director of Communications at Koch Industries
Panelist: Terrance Rice, EEO Specialist, Georgia-Pacific Confirmed
Panelist: Rashida Selise Wilson, Author “The Millennial Movement: Surviving the Corporate Transition Confirmed