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  • Face2Face: Cambridge, MA

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    • Date: Friday, May 11, 2018
    • Time: 9 a.m. – noon ET
    • Location: Akamai Technologies, Kendall Center, 90 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02142

    • Career Level: Basic-, intermediate- and advanced-level career services and university relations and recruiting professionals
    • Competency: Management and Administration
    • Fee: $75 (member); $100 (nonmember)
    • Summary

      What are the key trends and emerging issues faced by career services and university relations and recruiting professionals?

      Join NACE executive leadership for this joint career services and university recruiting and relations session to:

      • Learn about important issues and trends affecting our profession.
      • Identify unique challenges and learn how they are being addressed.
      • Lend insight to the conversation and tap into the expertise of your peers.
      • Forge new relationships on the school and employer sides.

      This program features a focused trends presentation followed by guided group discussion to ensure you get the critical information and insight you need to act—not react.

      Following this program, you will be able to:

      • Describe emerging trends and issues affecting career services and university relations and recruiting professionals;
      • Select and apply techniques employed by peer organizations to improve processes and outcomes at your organization; and
      • Expand your professional network by connecting with other career services and university relations and recruiting professionals in attendance.
    • Event Details

      To view the presentation deck, attendee list, your receipt, and your confirmation, use the “I'd like to” option next to the Face2Face: 5/11/18 - Cambridge listing in MyNACE > Events.

      To see the NACE cancellation policy, please visit our FAQ page.

    • Format

      Following a 30-minute presentation by executive leadership, which covers emerging trends affecting career services and university relations and recruiting professionals, attendees will engage in small- and large-group discussions aimed at maximizing peer-to-peer learning.

    • Presenter

      Marilyn Mackes

      Marilyn Mackes, Executive Director, NACE

      Marilyn Mackes leads an organization of more than 3,100 employing organizations and educational institutions engaged in the career development and employment process of college students and alumni. In her extensive interactions with recruiting professionals, leaders in business and education, and the media, she addresses such issues as employment, salary trends, benchmarking, best practices, candidate expectations, and effective recruiting strategies. On behalf of the association, she advocates on issues affecting the profession. Most recently, she presented NACE's national standards and protocols to key public policy makers, including the White House Domestic Policy Council; legislators, including the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee; and relevant associations, including the American Council on Education, Council on Graduate Schools, and American Society for Engineering Education.

      A frequent speaker and facilitator, Mackes is regularly tapped by the national media for interviews, and has appeared on ABC Nightly News, CNN Headline News, MSNBC, CBS, and The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer.


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