Networking 101 brings students and alumni from varying fields of interest (i.e. business, medicine, law, engineering, education, and others) together to learn principles of effective networking.
Dessert and an expert networking presentation make the evening worthwhile for students to prepare professionally.
Leading this session is Portland State Alumna Connie Plowman '74, PMP – who is all about networking. Throughout her professional career, she has built a network of business professionals around the world. Connie has been an education leader, a corporate leader and a volunteer leader. As an education leader, she served as the Interim Executive Director of the CLIMB Center for Advancement, Portland Community College, and built a network with deans, faculty, students, and college leaders. As a corporate leader, Connie was the Chief Operating Officer with Cadence Management Corporation, international project management training and consulting firm, and built relationships with prospects, customers and suppliers. As a volunteer leader, she is an active member of the Project Management Institute, and networks with project managers and professionals around the globe. Today, she is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and teaches (part-time) project management classes at the undergraduate and graduate levels, creating our future project leaders.
To start networking with Connie, her LinkedIn profile is: www.linkedin.com/in/connieplowman
Location: Smith Memorial Student Union Room 238
Date: Thursday, February 27th, 2014
Time: 5:30pm (Check-In)
Speaker: Connie Plowman
Tickets: $5.00 per student or alumni
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