• Face2Face: Houston, TX


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    Date: Monday, February 9, 2015
    Time: 8:30 a.m. — 1 p.m. CT
    Location: EY, 1401 Mckinney Street, Suite 1200, Houston, TX 77010

    Career Level: Basic-, intermediate-, and advanced-level career services and university relations and recruiting professionals
    Career Services Competency: Management and Administration
    Fee: $60 (member); $90 (nonmember)


    What are the key trends and emerging issues facing career services and university relations and recruiting?

    Join NACE Executive Director Marilyn Mackes and your colleagues on both sides of the profession to explore the issues that should be on your radar. Take part and tap into the expertise of your peers. Learn how others are preparing for and addressing trends, issues, and potential obstacles in their operations.

    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.

    How You Will Learn
    Following a 30-minute presentation by Marilyn Mackes, NACE executive director, on 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.

    About the Presenter
    Marilyn MackesMarilyn 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.

    Questions/Offline Registration?
    Visit the professional development FAQ page, or contact the NACE Professional Development Team by e-mail or phone, 610.625.1026.

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Face2Face: Houston, TX