Schedule of Events:
7:00-7:30 am – Registration & Networking
7:30-8:15 am – Featured Guests – Ira Blumenthal & Laura Turner Seydel
8:15-8:45 am – Group Q&A
8:45-9:00 am – Final Comments & Announcements
Schedule of Events:
Gayle Oliver-Plath is our featured speaker next Tuesday. With nearly two decades as an entrepreneur providing recruiting, career services, professional coaching to executives and developing professionals as well as being a published author, media guest and frequent public speaker, Gayle is uniquely qualified to teach and coach on how to employ your talents and job experience in this burgeoning eco-age. It’s no secret that the green/sustainable arena is one of the bright spots in this economy and as founder of CareerEco (www.careereco.com), a new online community that is uniting eco-minded professionals pursuing careers in green-clean technologies and sustainability, Gayle has the know-how to help us “Learn, Grow, Give Back” which is Career Eco’s motto – where the eco-minded grow.
Gayle’s agency, the G3 Agency (www.g3agency.com) is one of Atlanta’s first recruiting firms to specialize in placing talent within all areas of Green, Clean-Tech, and Sustainability. Her firm specializes in unearthing talent in specialties such as Engineering, Sustainability, & Project Management as well as general business competencies related to Finance/Accounting, Customer Support, and Operations.
Come join us next Tuesday, August 11th at 6:30pm at Social Vinings for an exciting foray into the Atlanta green scene.
And as a follow-up to next Tuesday, mark your calendars for Tuesday, August 18th, 2009 from 7:00 – 9:00am. CareerEco is holding a Summer Breakfast Series for Green Professionals in Midtown where you can learn new Green Business Skills & Grow your Green Network, Gain a Strategic Advantage as a Green Candidate in this first-of-its-kind workshop event where you will gain critical skills needed to be an influential green professional, learn how others envision green solutions and strategies, and meet and network with other talented, eco-minded people. Gayle will be giving more details and information on this exciting event next Tuesday at Careers & Beers.
Careers and Beers is only $10, which includes a delicious buffet by Social Vinings. Ellen Sautter, our guru and spiritual advisor, and author of “Seven Days to Online Networking” will be on hand, dispensing invaluable advice as will our other resident Career Coach: Miriam Salpeter of Keppie Careers – An expert in one on one Job Search Optimization!
You can also bring a friend, or forward this email to one who’s looking for a great way to make contacts and connections in the local business community.
We look forward to seeing you there!
AP – The Associated Press-Stanford University Environment Poll on global warming was conducted by GfK Roper Public Affairs & Media from Nov. 17-29, 2009. It is based on landline telephone and cell phone interviews with a nationally representative random sample of 1,005 adults. Interviews were conducted with 705 respondents on landline telephones and 300 on cellular phones.
AP – A historic U.N. climate conference ended Saturday with only a nonbinding “Copenhagen Accord” to show for two weeks of debate and frustration. It was a deal short on concrete steps against global warming, but signaling a new start for rich-poor cooperation on climate change.
AFP – The prime minister of Bangladesh, one of the nations worst-hit by global warming, said she was satisfied with the Copenhagen summit’s outcome, and hoped rows over thorny issues would be ironed out soon.
AFP – Global temperatures could rise substantially more because of increases in carbon dioxide in the atmosphere than previously thought, according to a new study by US and Chinese scientists released Sunday.