Working Professional Upcoming Events and Opportunities

Upcoming Career Development Programs, Events, and Opportunities
The times listed are EST unless otherwise noted.

Complimentary headshots from the PTMBAA & LinkedIn Profile Reviews by OCS while you wait! – Event Sponsored by the PTMBAA

  • Washington, DC Headshots – Sign-ups
    Tuesday, May 8, 2018 | 5:30pm to  7:30pm | Classroom 4, DC Campus
  • Baltimore Head Shots – Sign-ups
    Wednesday, May 9, 2018 | 5:00pm to 7:00pm | Classroom 102, Baltimore Campus

DC and Baltimore students, now is your chance to get your headshot!  PTMBAA is offering complimentary headshots on campus taken by professional photographer Jathselle Pierre-Louis. Sign up for a time slot via the links above. Also, while you are waiting, your campus OCS Career Counselor will review your LinkedIn profile.  If you DO NOT sign up ahead of time, you will be assigned to an open slot when you arrive.

Beyond Smith…

AMA in the PM: Amplifying Weirdness and Embracing Weakness to Stand Out in Business – Hosted by: American Marketing Association
Monday, May 7, 2018 | 6:00pm to 8:00pm | Price Modern, Baltimore, MD
Members $30, Non-member $45, Student $15
Based on over 200 case studies, Pink Goldfish provides an unconventional seven-part framework for achieving competitive separation by embracing flaws, instead of fixing them.  True differentiation in business is rare. We are now living in an age of equivalency. Businesses need to find ways to stand out. How do you stand out in business? One way is to amplify weirdness and embrace weakness. Listen to speaker Stan Phelps as he debuts his new book, “Pink Goldfish,” and walks the audience through a seven-step path to achieve competitive advantage in the market place. This presentation shows the seven ways to leverage what makes you unique in business. 

IMC NCR: Spring Fling Networking – Hosted by: Institute of Management Consultants
Thursday, May 17 | 6:00pm to 8:30pm | Washington, DC
Online registration is available until: 5/17/2018
Unwind after a long day of work and join IMC NCR for its free Spring Fling!  Join your colleagues and meet new ones in the beautiful outdoor courtyard and club room of 100 Capital Yards! Hors d’oeuvres will be served. Must register in advance for this free event located near the Navy Yard metro stop. 

IMC NCR: Webinar – Compelling Proposals & Contracts – Hosted by: Institute of Management Consultants
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 | 5:30pm to 8:30pm | Virtual
Free for IMC members, $20 for nonmembers
Join IMC NCR for a virtual roundtable where they will share ideas and lessons learned for writing proposals and creating contracts. This will be an open forum discussion. Please bring at least one idea to share or a challenge you face that can be discussed as a group. You must register in advance. If you can’t attend in person, register anyway to receive a link to the recording. 

#AMAMingle: Jumpstart Your Network with HZDG – Hosted by: American Marketing Association
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 | 5:30pm to 8:00pm | HZDG, Baltimore, MD
Members $10, Non-member $15, Student $10
This casual networking opportunity is a great chance for you to connect with other local professionals, meet new people, and enjoy some delicious food and drinks. Whether you’re looking for an exciting opportunity, hoping to meet your next new hire, or working to expand your network, it doesn’t get better than the face-to-face networking at #AMAMingle networking events. The #AMAMingle networking series is focused on bringing together marketing, advertising, and creative professionals from all levels and industries in order to make new connections and learn from each other. In order to showcase its commitment to the Baltimore marketing community and its many talented agencies, each #AMAMingle networking event is hosted by a local marketing agency.

Digital Marketing Seminar Series – Relationship Marketing in the Digital Age – Hosted by: Baltimore Business Journal
Friday, June 8, 2018 | 8:00am to 11:00am | Media Star Promotions, Hunt Valley, MD
Tickets: $75
This session discusses strategies to develop connections with customers to foster loyalty, engagement and interaction. As we move more and more to digital, what are the different ways we can provide customers with information and what are the best methods of communication.

Forté MBA Women’s Leadership Conference – Hosted by: Forte
Fri-Sat, June 15-16, 2018 | Hilton Atlanta, 255 Courtland Street NE, Atlanta, GA
Registration Opens: March 15, 2018
April 15: Early Bird registration ends, May 25: All registration ends
Meet hundreds of like-minded women at this two-day conference and start winning in the business world before you even begin your MBA. Learn from highly successful women how to develop stand-out skills, project an authentic leadership style, and build an impressive and powerful network. This is your time to take an opportunity to explore career paths, meet recruiters and mentors, and hear from today’s most influential businesswomen.

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