Featured Session: The Elevator Pitch (with Dr. Nicholas Langlie, Jenny Quarles, Dr. Jeannine Perry and the Longwood Instructional Technology Collaborators)

You will learn about the importance of developing an elevator pitch.  You will be doing work with our Keynote to get your thoughts and ideas together to do so. You will record it and together we will critique what they have done.  If time permits, you will revise.  Your Elevator Pitch video, highlighting what makes you unique and viable to Businesses, is one of the best things you can do be ready to take advantage of the precious few opportunities we get to impress employers.  You need to be prepared to say what you do well and communicate your passion, and we will help you to do so!

Write down the answer to the following question and come prepared discuss it: Why is being able to give an Elevator Pitch important to your ability to get a job?


Featured Session: Leading Change with Social Media (Jenny Quarles and the Longwood Instructional Technology Collaborators)

You can use social media to promote yourself and connect with others.  But can you use it to change the world around you?  During this session we will discuss how you can lead change and make an impact using the same social media outlets you likely use everyday.  We will discuss what is already out there, how you can get involved, and how to get started as a change leader for your own causes, beliefs, or organizations.

If this guy can do it, you can do it…


Featured Session: Networking Etiquette (with Dr. Nicholas Langlie, Jenny Quarles, Dr. Jeannine Perry and the Longwood Instructional Technology Collaborators)

Networking Etiquette is more important than ever.  Why?  Because most of our communication these days is done online, via phones, tablets, you name it.  A side effect of this is that we do not physically get in front of each other as much as we once did.  What does this mean to you?  The time you spend in front of potential peers, contacts and employers is a critical opportunity for you to impress and share what you value, what your strengths are and how you can contribute to a business in ways that they value and have a need for.

Read the following in preparation of this session: http://www.etiquetteinternational.com/Articles/CocktailPartyPanache.aspx