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Career Management Webinar Series


Think managing your career trajectory is only done while looking for a job? Think again. Whether you want to uncover your dream job or identify what keeps you from becoming an executive, it’s important to think strategically about your skills and goals.

Join UW Professional & Continuing Education and UW Alumni Association for a free, four-part webinar series to look at the different aspects of career development and tips on how to boost your career. Two veteran career coaches, Matt Youngquist and Kathryn Saxer, will share tactics on exploring your next job, maximizing your role in your current organization, networking and building your personal brand. Stay to the end of each webinar for a Q&A session during the last 15 minutes.

If you’re a UWAA member, you’ll be able to register for an exclusive post-event workshop, check out the UWAA event page for more details.

Panelist: Matt Youngquist

A recognized career coaching expert and LinkedIn trainer in the greater Seattle area, Matt is the founder and president of Career Horizons. To date, he has personally assisted more than 11,500 clients across the Pacific Northwest strategically manage their careers, explore their occupational options and market themselves successfully to new opportunities.

Panelist: Kathryn Saxer

Certified with the International Coaching Federation, Kathryn has thousands of hours of experience coaching mid-career professionals. Pragmatic and action-oriented, she focuses on eliciting change using evidence-based coaching methods as well as her own career transitions from journalism, to business, to self-employment.

Strategies to Explore Your Next Career

Learn how to make yourself attractive for your next role as well as new methodologies for pivoting your career.

  • Oct. 29, 4-5 p.m.
  • Speaker: Matt Youngquist

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Maximize Your Career in Your Current Organization

Discover many ways to shine in your current job, such as learning new skills and building connections.

  • Nov. 5, 4-5 p.m.
  • Speaker: Kathryn Saxer

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How to Network When You're Not Networking

Expand your way of thinking about networking and shift to an authentic approach.

  • Nov. 12, 4-5 p.m.
  • Speaker: Kathryn Saxer

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How to Build Your Personal Brand

Focus on how to differentiate yourself in your field to build your personal brand.

  • Nov. 19, 4-5 p.m.
  • Speaker: Matt Youngquist

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