On January 29, 2019, WIB-Pittsburgh, in coordination with the Mentorship, Advisors, Peers, Sponsorship (MAPS) Committee, presented “Speed Dating, Interview Edition: Practice Interview Skills for a Successful Job Search”. Executive Recruiter and Career Coach, Kerry Boehner of KOB Solutions, Inc. was the evening’s featured speaker.
In her talk, “How Serving Others Leads to Success – in Interviews, Careers, and Life”, Kerry shared her experience working with a candidate who successfully made the transition from academia to industry. She also discussed steps toward success in an interview.
Event participants were then invited to put their interviewing skills to the test in a “speed dating” session. All in attendance were fortunate to have experienced and contributed mutual support and encouragement. Many new contacts were made and attendees left armed with fresh skills and an empowering sense of inspiration and connection.