Walsh College

Walsh Web Series

Cyber Chameleon — The Evolving Nature of Cyberattacks
Wednesday, September 7, 2016
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Cost: Complimentary

Webinar Description:

This webinar will discuss the evolution of cybersecurity threats and their impact on organizations and individuals. The webinar will be hosted by Barbara Ciaramitaro, Ph.D., CISSP, CSSLP, PMP, professor and chair, Information Technology and Decision Sciences, Walsh College. Ciaramitaro is also the director of the Center for Cybersecurity Leadership at Walsh. “One of the greatest challenges in cybersecurity is keeping up with the change in the nature of cybersecurity threats and attacks,” Ciaramitaro said. “Just when we think one cybersecurity threat is under control, the attack methods and vectors change.”

The “Cyber Chameleon” webinar is the first in a four-part series titled, “Walsh College: Cybersecurity Expert Series.” It will address all aspects of cybersecurity, from the evolving nature of cybercrimes to what cybersecurity experts are doing to better secure businesses and individuals.

​​Featured Presenter:
Barbara Ciaramitaro, Ph.D.
Chair, Decision Sciences

 


Career Obsolescence: Don’t do it!!
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Cost: Complimentary

Webinar Description:

You’re next in line for that big promotion, you just know it. After all, you’ve paid your dues, you’re good at what you do, and you’ve been a loyal employee.You’re on a solid career path, right? Perhaps not.

In today’s business world, simply being good at what you do could be a recipe for disaster. What if what you do is suddenly outsourced or downsized? If you’ve been updating your skills and staying on top of current trends, you might survive a sudden change. But those who have been complacent, might find they have fallen into "career obsolescence."

“Given the new, competitive landscape, simply waiting for your turn is an ingredient for missed opportunities,” Meadows said. “The accelerated pace toward obsolescence is brought on by the unwillingness to learn and grow when history has taught us to specialize and hold on.”

 
Why you should attend:
  • Learn the 5 symptoms of career obsolescence.
  • Explore the strategies for moving from obsolescence to opportunity.
  • Understand the steps necessary to change your career descent into an ascent.
  • Get answers to your burning questions during Q&A.

​​Featured Presenter:
Lee E. Meadows, Ph.D.
Professor of Management

 


LinkedIn for Career Changers and Job Seekers
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
1:00- 2:00 p.m.
Cost: Complimentary

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Webinar Description:

Do you feel like your career has hit a dead end and you need to change direction? Or worse, maybe you’re forced to find another job. Not many people enjoy job searching, but LinkedIn can help alleviate your stress.
 
In this one-hour webinar, we’ll discuss how to use LinkedIn, the largest professional networking site in the world, to take you to the next level in your career.
 
Why you should attend:
  • Understand how both passive and active job seekers can create profiles that best highlight relevant skills to potential employers.
  • Learn to use tools to research companies, recruiters, advancement strategies, and employment opportunities.
  • Learn how to build a network in a new industry and how to enhance an existing network of connections.
  • Explore ways to showcase and promote your professional brand.
  • Get answers to your burning questions during Q&A.

​​Featured Presenter:
Tracy Morgan
Advisor, Career Services


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