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WEBINAR: Part 2: LinkedIn and Resume Strategies for Career Shifters
Thursday, October 13, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

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Contact: Professional MBA Career Management Center (310) 794-4490

Career Shifting
Two-Part Webinar Series

Many UCLA Anderson students apply to the school with a major goal in mind – to make a major shift in their careers. They want to shift from an industry or a function to another. Making this shift can be a difficult and time consuming process. Career shifting is not for the faint of heart!

This special two-part webinar series will feature career shifting insights from UCLA Anderson alumni on October 6 and LinkedIn and resume strategies from career expert Ross MacPherson on October 13.

About Webinar

When making a career shift, one of the biggest challenges is crafting a LinkedIn profile and resume that will garner attention and generate interviews. LinkedIn and resume expert Ross MacPherson will introduce secrets he offers to clients on how to build a more effective LinkedIn profile and resume in order to make a successful career shift. Ross will share examples from successful career shifters and insights on the following topics:

  • The Do's and Don'ts for LinkedIn and resume
  • How to write your new LinkedIn headline and summary
  • Top tips to make your suitability jump off the page
  • The 3 magic words that instantly position you for your new career

About Ross MacPherson
President, Career Quest

Ross Macpherson is the President of Career Quest, a recognized expert in advanced career strategies and a sought-after speaker known for delivering powerful sessions that teach real-world career success strategies. He has spoken extensively to MBA audiences across the U.S., Canada and Asia, and has delivered “Best of” presentations at global industry conferences and major career events across North America. His high-energy style, exceptional group dynamic skills, and real-world success strategies have consistently put him at the top of the career management speaking circuit.

Ross is a Certified Personal Branding Strategist, Certified Online Identity Strategist, Certified Interview and Job Search Coach, and is recognized as one of the very best resume writers in North America. He has 16 years’ experience in career development with clients throughout the U.S., Canada, and internationally. He is the resume and LinkedIn expert for BeyondB-School.com, a former Board Member for the global Career Thought Leaders Consortium, and examples of his work have been published in 17 leading career publications.