Oct. 4, 2019


Description

The SPE Members in Transition Seminar Series is designed to include a selection of topics of interest to SPE members who are transitioning in between jobs during the current industry downturn or who are looking for new career opportunities.  The agenda for the thirty-ninth seminar in the series will include “Succeeding in the Job Search Process" and a “Discussion of Resources for SPE Members”. 


Featured Speakers

Speaker: Melanie Woods
Speaker Melanie Woods

Speaker #1 Title: Managing Partner
Speaker #1 Company: CGL Recruiting
Speaker #1 Bio:  Melanie is an HR professional with over 20 years of diverse industry experience including Oil & Gas, Healthcare, Automotive, Technology and Manufacturing. Her areas of expertise include talent management, strategic planning, developing human capital management systems, cross functional team …

Speaker #1 Title: Managing Partner


Speaker #1 Company: CGL Recruiting


Speaker #1 Bio:  Melanie is an HR professional with over 20 years of diverse industry experience including Oil & Gas, Healthcare, Automotive, Technology and Manufacturing. Her areas of expertise include talent management, strategic planning, developing human capital management systems, cross functional team building and coaching management teams at all levels within the organization. As a Business Partner she is experienced in leading multi-disciplinary teams to successfully drive business objectives and execution of large domestic and international projects for diverse clients. Melanie founded CGL Recruiting with the intention of creating a firm that was focused on more than just the words on a job description. She believes the best way to build a top performing company is by selecting the talent which best aligns with the short and long term goals of the corporation to accomplish their strategic business objectives. Melanie has a degree from The University of Texas in Austin in Applied Learning Development, is GPHR and SPHR certified and holds additional instructor certifications on various training.


Speaker #1 Abstract: “Succeeding in the Job Search Process"


The employment landscape has changed and most individuals searching for their next role are finding it hard to keep up.  It is important to first understand what companies are looking for in new hires and how to maximize your visibility to them.  This will be an interactive session where you will have the opportunity to discuss with an HR professional all of those job search questions you have.  During this session we will cover:



  • Understanding how companies now recruit for talent

  • Look behind the scenes of LinkedIN to see how companies are using this tool 

  • Effective ways to build your resume and increase your chances to land your next role

  • The right and wrong ways to build your professional network

  • The keys to interviewing and the top 15 questions you will be asked during an interview

  • Pitfalls to avoid that will damage your job search

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Organizer

Yetunde Okediji / Susan Howes

Event Contact Name: Yetunde Okediji / Susan Howes


 


Event Contact Email: yetunde.okediji@gmail.com / c.susan.howes@gmail.com


Event Contact Phone #: 817-845-5876 / 713-553-5020


Date and Time

Fri, Oct. 4, 2019

10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
(GMT-0600) US/Central

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Location

Trini Mendenhall

1414 Wirt Road
Houston, TX 77042
United States of America