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2nd Annual Professional Development Week


  • Cleveland Public Library, Louis Stokes Building, 2nd Floor 525 Superior Avenue Cleveland, OH, 44114 United States (map)
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The 2nd Annual Professional Development Week is all the career development a young professional could ever need to prepare themselves for success. This 3-day event includes valuable workshops on leadership, effective communication, career planning and so much more to help young professionals grow not only personally, but professionally in Cleveland. Throughout a series of sessions offering practical advice, we’ll provide them with the tools to do just that.

Registration is now open!


Day 1: Leadership

November 5th

8:30am - Registration & Refreshments

9:00am - Session 1: Leadership Style Assessment

10:30am - 10 Minute Break

10:40am - Session 2: Power & Influence

12:10pm - Lunch & Short Break

12:30pm - Session 3: Effective People Management

2:00pm - End of Day

Day 2: Communication

November 6th

11:30am - Registration & Lunch

12:00pm - Session 1: Masterful Communications

1:30pm - 10 Minute Break

1:40pm - Session 2: Building Your Personal Brand

3:10pm - Short Break & Refreshments

3:30pm - Session 3: Difficult Conversations/Creative Problem Solving

5:00pm - End of Day

Day 3: Career

November 7th

8:30am - Registration & Refreshments

9:00am - Session 1: How to Plan an Intentional Career Path

10:30am - 10 Minute Break

10:40am - Session 2: Leveraging Networks Effectively

12:10pm - Lunch & Short Break

12:30pm - Session 3: Crafting a Real Work/Life Balance

2:00pm - End of Day

To view more information on program descriptions and speakers for each session, please click the corresponding session below:

Day 1: Leadership | Day 2: Communication | Day 3: Career


Speakers

Price:

General Admission (per day) - $90 (Day 1) & $75 (Day 2 & Day 3)

Week Bundle (all 3 days) - $215

* Employer Members of Engage! Cleveland receive a 20% discount on ticket purchases. Please reach out to info@engagecleveland.org for your Employer Member code.

** Nonprofit staff receive a 10% discount on ticket purchases. Please reach out to info@engagecleveland.org for your nonprofit code.

Thank you to our sponsors!

Silver Sponsors

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Bronze Sponsor

Baldwin Wallace University

Individual Donors

JumpStart Inc.

Media Partners

Caitlin Antje LLC

Cleveland Jewish News

Cleveland Magazine

Stephanie Penick Photography (CLEbySAP)

Food Partners

Blue Point Grille

Paladar Food Group

Earlier Event: October 15
NEO Makers: Oatey Co.
Later Event: February 5
7th Annual Lunch with Leaders