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Career Summit – Houston

Career Summit - Houston

Career Summit – Houston

When:

Start: Sep 17, 2020 at 08:00 am
End: Sep 17, 2020 at 06:30 pm

Where:

Virtual (Central Time Zone)
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Virtual (Central Time Zone),

Ticket Price:

$295

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Event Details

Career & Leadership Development Training

Due to health and safety concerns, we’ve decided to convert our 2020 Leadership Summit to a 100% virtual event. It will be a full day of leadership development training hosted virtually. Topics that will be discussed:

  • Career Planning & Pivots
  • Managing Obstacles & Uncertainty
  • Being an Impactful & Agile Leader
  • Executive Skills & Training

And roll-up your sleeves for workshops between panel discussions on:

  • Executing a Successful Career Plan
  • Building Your Professional Brand
  • Prioritizing Your Financial Success

 

Virtual Ticket Price: $245

No Refund Policy. Registration fees for SharpHeels Events are non-refundable. A registrant may transfer their registration to another SharpHeels event (within the next year) or transfer the registration to another person with at least 72 hours’ notice.

No Heels Required. Everyone is welcome to attend our events, regardless of their footwear preferences 😉

Panel Discussions & Workshops:

8:00-8:30am: Check-in
Log-in to your Virtual Meeting invite ahead of time to make sure you’re ready to go for kick-off!

8:30-9:00am: Kick-off
Our Mistress of Ceremonies will kick-off the day with an overview of the importance of Career Planning and Leadership Development and will discuss the panels and workshops for the day.

9:00-9:45am: Panel: Career Planning & Pivots
Hear executives discuss how career planning and career pivots impacted their careers, how important mentors and supporters were for their careers, how they set career goals, advice on career changes, and insights on negotiating a promotion.

10:00-11:00am: Workshop: Career Planning (Plan/Goals/Execution)
Conducted by a career coach, the career planning workshop and worksheets are designed to help attendees build and execute an easy career plan for the short-term (1 yr), mid-term (2-5 yrs) and long term (5 yrs+) goals. Attendees will also be asked to set and accomplish at least 3 career action items over the next 6-12 months. (If you attended a SharpHeels Career Summit last year, please try to bring last year’s worksheets)

11:15-12:00pm: Panel: Managing Obstacles & Uncertainty
Hear executives discuss their biggest career obstacles and how they overcame them (Work-Life Balance, Job Loss, Losing Career Direction, Lacking the right Experience, etc.). In addition to top career mishaps and how they avoided and/or embraced career them.

12:00-12:45pm: Networking Virtual Lunch
Enjoy a break from sessions, grab a snack, and we’ll be putting everyone into virtual breakout sessions for virtual networking.

12:45-1:45pm: Workshop: Professional Branding
Conducted by an executive coach, this workshop will train attendees on the key success factors for building your professional brand, enhancing your executive presence and how to be a thought leader at your company and in your industry.

2:00-2:45 pm: Panel: Impactful & Versatile Leadership
Hear executives discuss how they developed leadership skills throughout their career journey, insights on becoming more visible and recognizable within their organizations and how to manage the perception of their value.

3:00-4:00pm: Workshop: Financial Success
In this workshop you’ll learn financial literacy and the importance of understanding and managing your finances, in addition to smart ways to invest, prepare for unexpected expenses, and plan & negotiate yearly bonuses & raises. 

4:15-5:00pm: Panel: Building Executive Skills
Hear executives discuss how to lead and inspire people, the importance of emotional and cultural intelligence, how to manage through internal and external change, and communicating a clear vision.

5:00pm: Wrap-up


Paige Farragut
SVP, Ticket Sales & Service
Texas Rangers


Tejal Vakharia
SVP & Chief Compliance
Allscripts


Sarah Murphy
SVP, United Express
United Airlines


Cathy Skula
EVP, Franchising
Rent-A-Center


Mary Stich
VP, Deputy General Counsel
Rackspace


Kim Holder
VP, Digital Technology
Baker Hughes


Linda Rutherford
SVP & CCO
Southwest Airlines


Becky Kimbro
VP, Brand Engagement
San Antonio Spurs


Janice Chopra
VP, Sales & Strategy
PepsiCo


Allyson Sellers
VP, Sales Support
Mary Kay Inc.


Rebecca Snow
VP, People & Organization
Mars Wrigley


Stephanie Stegall
VP, Event Sales
Houston Astros

 
 
 

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