Posts Tagged ‘ Career ’

Leveraging the Social Network

Jun 17th, 2013 | By
Networking & Computers

Innovative tool but, more importantly, this article shows that social networking can/will/does have tangible business application and impact. http://www.inc.com/minda-zetlin/want-customers-to-love-your-product-let-them-design-it!.html Tweet



The Lewis University Alumni Association and Office of Career Services invite all alumni!

Jun 13th, 2013 | By
Networking

    Lewis Alumni Career Networking Event Thursday, June 27, 2013 Lewis University – Oak Brook Campus 1111 W. 22nd Street, Suite 700 Oak Brook, IL 60523 6:15 p.m. – Breakout Sessions: field-specific career networking advice & tips 7:00-8:00 p.m. – General Networking Reception Planned breakout session categories (subject to change) Aviation (Facilitator: Dolores Pavletic
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The List

Jun 10th, 2013 | By
List or planner

I am a fan of the ‘list!’ Great article on the power of lists in managerial practice. Tweet



Coaching Employees

May 21st, 2013 | By
Coaching

Practical advice for improving the ‘performance feedback’ conversation. What do you think? What are your ‘best practices?’ http://smartblogs.com/leadership/2013/05/17/a-4-step-guide-to-coaching-your-employees/ Tweet



Accelerated Business Alum Appointed VP!

May 21st, 2013 | By
Gold STar

Congratulations to Ronald Kostyo! http://www.dbusiness.com/DBusiness/May-June-2013/Severstal-North-America-Announces-Executive-Leadership-Changes/ Tweet



Social Learning: Valuable Learning Outside the Classroom

May 14th, 2013 | By
Training Classroom

Interesting Research from ASTD about how learning is happening everywhere! To review visit the ASTD website article here.                   For more information contact Mike Cherry 815-836-5562. Tweet



What do great leaders do?

May 6th, 2013 | By
Leader

Review the Inc. Magazine article on exceptional leadership practices. Pragmatic suggestions. http://www.inc.com/peter-gasca/6-things-exceptional-leaders-do-better.html Tweet



Lewis University Alpha Sigma Lambda has Elected their First Student Officers

Feb 28th, 2013 | By
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Congratulations to the following students who were elected into the following offices!     History of Alpha Sigma Lambda Alpha Sigma Lambda is a nationally recognized honor society devoted to the advancement of scholarship and to the recognition of full- and part-time non-traditional adult students. The founding chapter was established in 1946 by Dr. Rollin Posey, Dean of University College at Northwestern University, to recognize the accomplishments of those returning to academic pursuits after the close of World War II.  Dr. Posey realized that a measure of encouragement and recognition accorded an adult student’s scholastic achievement at an early stage of his/her program could provide the thrust of desire to achieve his/her educational objectives.  Dr. Posey founded a society, Alpha Sigma Lambda, to honor those dedicated adult students, who while adroitly handling their life responsibilities, achieve and maintain high scholastic standards. Alpha Sigma Lambda stands as an inspiration to scholastic
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At Lewis, we <3 Our Students…Meet the Hutton’s

Feb 12th, 2013 | By
Wayne  & Laura Hutton

Wayne Hutton (2012) & Laura Hutton (2011) When graduating from high school, our sights were set on getting out in the world. Joining the working world had shown us that a college education was an important asset to career advancement. After a few classes at junior college after high school, life took us in another
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Alumni, Liripa Buki, featured in the Herald News!

Jan 28th, 2013 | By

Commitment to education This article was copied from the Herald News and was written by Denise Baran-Unland, Correspondent, January 25, 2013 2:32PM Updated: January 27, 2013 3:07AM Attending school in the Democratic Republic of Congo where Liripa Floribert Buki of Bolingbrook grew up meant eating just one meal every few days, walking five miles to
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