In addition to our ongoing coaching work, we always enjoy the chance to address community groups and professional organizations on topics related to careers, job hunting, networking, and effective LinkedIn system usage.  Below you’ll find a representative list of the presentations we’ve given — and if you’re interested in having us deliver a presentation to your group, e-mail us here!

Using LinkedIn Like a Pro
University of Washington – PCE, 04/17

LinkedIn Networking Secrets
Seattle University, 11/16

Searching for Work Remotely
Seattle Pacific University, 11/16

Keys to Effective Networking
UW-Bothell, 1/16

Panelist: Career Insights Symposium
University of Washington, 1/16

Job Search Data Mining & SEO
Seattle Search Network, 1/16

Using LinkedIn Like a Pro
Seattle University, 11/15

Networking for Young Professionals
Seattle Pacific University, 10/15

Rocking Your LinkedIn Profile
Expedia, 08/15

Career Roundtable Q&A
FENG/FEI Executive Networking Group, 07/15

Job Searching: Avoiding the Black Hole
Washington Service Corps, 05/15

The Keys to Effective Career Management
HR Roundtable, 03/15

Keys to Successful Career Transition
Seattle University, 02/15

Networking & Informational Interviewing
University of Washington-Bothell, 01/15

Managing Your Social Capital
Newcastle Chamber of Commerce, 10/14

Resume Effectiveness
Healthcare Financial Management Association, 8/14

Using LinkedIn for Small Business Marketing
Issaquah Chamber of Commerce, 6/14

Using LinkedIn Like a Pro
FEI/FENG Executive Networking Group, 4/14

Using LinkedIn for Career Advancement
American Association for Paralegal Education, 3/14

Hiring Trends & Executive Career Management
Marketing & HR Executive Roundtables, 1/14 & 2/14

Leveraging LinkedIn Like a Pro
Puget Sound Business Journal, 12/13

Personal Branding & Your Career
International Association of Business Analysts, 10/13

Eight Killer Job Hunting Tips
Everett Public Library, 10/13

How to Ask for a Raise
KUOW “The Conversation” Radio Show, 9/13

Using LinkedIn Like a Pro
Bellevue Business & Professional Women, 9/13

Career Insights: What Are Employers Looking For?
UW Professional & Continuing Education, 8/13

Smart Moves in an “Up” Economy
World Trade Center Seattle, 7/13

Advanced Resume-Writing Tips
Antioch University, 5/13

Using LinkedIn Like a Pro
Women Business Owners, 4/13

The Keys to Social Capital Management
Utah Bankers Association, 4/13

Navigating Your Career Successfully
Puget Sound Business Journal, 4/13

10 Career Tips for Young Professionals
College Success Foundation, 4/13

Managing Your Social Capital Like a Pro
Seattle Rotary, 4/13

Building Your Professional Network
Woods Creek Consulting Executive Peer Group, 2/13

Using LinkedIn Like a Pro
Mercer Island Chamber of Commerce, 11/12

LinkedIn: The Magic Referral Machine
Puget Sound Business Journal, 10/12

The 5 Key Guidelines to Resume-Writing
National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA), 10/12

Managing Your Social Capital
Harbor Club Bellevue, 10/12

Making Successful Career Transitions
Springboard Academy, 10/12

Career Insights: Personal Branding Advice
University of Washington, 8/12

Non-Traditional Job Hunting Techniques
Americorps/VISTA Program of WA State, 7/12

Social Media Seminar Panelist
Leadership Snohomish County, 6/12

Career Advancement Symposium
UW Professional & Continuing Education, 6/12

Navigating Career Opportunities in Today’s Economy
Puget Sound Business Journal, 6/12

Using LinkedIn to Find Legal Industry Jobs
Highline Community College, 5/12

Using LinkedIn Like a Pro
The Irish Network of Seattle, 4/12

Using LinkedIn Like a Pro
Woods Creek Executive Assistant Roundtable, 4/12

Managing Your Social Capital Like a Pro
Utah Bankers Association, 3/12

Ask the Expert: Running a Successful Counseling Firm
Northwest University, 3/12

Job Search Alerts & Data Mining
New Life Church, 3/12

Using LinkedIn Like a Pro
Issaquah Chamber of Commerce, 3/12

Using LinkedIn Like a Pro
Seattle University School of Law, 2/12

Using LinkedIn Like a Pro
Small Business Development Center, 2/12

Managing Your Social Capital
Washington Bankers Association, 11/11

Using LinkedIn Like a Pro
PSBJ “Grow Your Business” Expo, 10/11

The Keys to Career Planning & Networking
Project Management Institute (PMI), Puget Sound, 10/11

Using LinkedIn Like a Pro
Intl. Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAAP), Seattle Chapter, 9/11

Using LinkedIn Like a Pro
National Association of Asian-American Professionals (NAAAP), Seattle Chapter, 8/11

Using LinkedIn Like a Pro
Business & Professional Women, Bellevue Chapter, 6/11

Leveraging LinkedIn for Career Success
Bellevue College, 5/11

Social Media & Your Career
Microsoft Diversity Recruiting & Networking Fair, 4/11

Using LinkedIn Like a Pro
Washington Bankers Association, 4/11

Getting Your Resume to the Top of the Stack
UW Professional & Continuing Education, 3/11

A Successful Job Search: It’s All About Networking
NPR Story on All Things Considered, 2/11

Job Hunting = Project Management
Project Management Institute, Seattle Chapter, 12/10

The Long-Term Unemployed
NPR’s “On Point” with Tom Ashbrook, 11/10

Employers Pickier About Job Applicants’ Skills
NPR Story on Morning Edition, 11/10

Should I Stay the Entrepreneurial Course?
Shoreline Community College, 10/10

Ask the Expert: Career Q&A Session
American Institute of Architects, Seattle Chapter, 10/10

Interview Kung Fu Maneuvers
Job Club Radio, 09/10

The Top 5 LinkedIn Uses for HR Professionals
Society for Human Resource Management, 09/10

The Wonders of LinkedIn
Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), 09/10

Moderator: You 2.0 Personal Branding Event
UW Professional & Continuing Education, 08/10

Ask the Expert: Career Q&A Session
Bellevue College Project HIRE Group, 08/10

Career Intelligence Panelist
The Executive Network of Seattle (TENS), 07/10

Creating Top-of-Mind Networking Awareness
Northwest Girls Coalition, 05/10

Resume Workshop
National Society of Hispanic MBAs, 03/10

Career Questions & Answers
Lake Washington Human Resources Association, 03/10

Managing Your Social Capital
Job Seekers Network, 02/10

Building a Rock-Solid Personal Brand
Society of Information Management, 01/10

Ask the Expert: Career Q&A Session
One Connection Away, 01/10

Marketing Yourself Successfully
WA Technology Industry Association, 09/09

Crafting a Great Elevator Pitch
Financial Executives International, 09/09

Stellar Vs. Struggling Job Hunters
Executive Networking Group, 09/09

LinkedIn: An Introduction
Meeting Planners International, 09/09

LinkedIn: Advanced Concepts
Meeting Planners International, 09/09

Panel Discussion: How To Get the Most Out of Job Fairs
National Society of Hispanic MBAs, 09/09

LinkedIn: Advanced Case Studies
The Executive Network of Seattle, 05/09

Top Tips for Uncovering Job Leads
Puget Sound Business Journal, 05/09

How to Write a Great Resume
National Society of Hispanic MBAs, 04/09

Career Q&A with the Experts!
The Seattle Times, 03/09

Job Hunting Using LinkedIn
King5 Morning News Story, 03/09

Job Hunting in a “Down” Economy
Greater Seattle Chamber of Commerce, 02/09

The Power of Personal Branding
Product Management Consortium, 01/09

Lassoing LinkedIn Presentation
Seattle University, 11/08

The Power of Personal Branding
CFA Society of Seattle, 06/08

Networking for Introverts
Intl. Association of Administrative Professionals, 05/08

Lassoing the LinkedIn.com Website
Assoc. of Women in Communication (AWC), 04/08

Qualifications+Salesmanship=Marketability
Seattle University, Albers Graduate School, 04/08

Wooing Top Talent to Your Organization
Society of Human Resource Management, 03/08

The 10 Keys to Selling Yourself Effectively
KPLU Graduate Degree Fair, 01/08

“Lassoing LinkedIn” Presentation
Puget Sound Career Development Association, 10/07

“Wooing Top Talent” Seminar Panelist
Northwest Recruiting Association (NWRA), 09/07

Best Job Hunting Practices for Financial Executives
Financial Executives International (FEI), 09/07

Job Hunting: The New Rules of the Game
Intl. Assoc. of Administrative Professionals (IAAP), 09/06

Career Marketing Services: Silver Bullets or Scams?
The Executive Network of Seattle (TENS), 07/06

Resume Roundup Presentation
Serious About Finding Employment Seminar, 07/06

Provisioning Your Career
Wharton Alumni Club of Seattle, 06/06

Self-Marketing 101: The Secrets of Selling Yourself
Kent Chamber of Commerce, 01/06

Guest Speaker: Mid-Career Transition
KUOW Radio, “The Power of Voice” Program, 08/05

Self-Marketing 101: How to Gain Career Visibility
The Ad2Seattle Association, 05/05

Beyond the Basics: Advanced Job Search Principles
Financial Executives International (FEI), 05/05

Resume Strategies for Mature Candidates
Mature Workers Training & Resource Fair, 09/04

Test Your Interviewing IQ
Boeing Shared Services Group, 10/03

Charting Your Next Career Voyage
Intl. Assoc. of Administrative Professionals, 09/03

Job Search Strategies & Tactics
School of Visual Concepts, 07/03

Welcome to the World of Work
Center for Career Alternatives, 07/03

Test Your Resume-Writing IQ
Boeing Shared Services Group, 06/03

Welcome to the 21st Century Job Market
NW Human Resources Mgmt. Association, 06/03

Emerging Trends in Today’s Job Market
Washington Society of CPAs, 06/03

Age & Baggage Article Contributor
Seattle Post-Intelligencer, 05/03

So You Want to Find a Job?
American Society of Quality, 04/01

Avoiding Career Pitfalls
Association of Certified Financial Planners, 01/01

New Rules of the Job Game
Inglemoor High School, 07/98

101 Best Resumes Featured Contributor
McGraw-Hill Publishing, 1997

Preparing for the Realities of Today’s Job Market
Association of Office Professionals, 03/97

Keys to Job Search Success
Washington Society of CPAs, 11/96