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06-30-20: Welcome July, Adapt to Change & Check out our Jobs! 
Happy week of July 4th! Even though this year's celebrations must take place over different modalities, the LH&A commitment to freedom and the pursuit of happiness remains unwavering. We hope that you take a moment to reflect on what is most significant to you during this holiday, and appreciate the friends and family that make life worth celebrating. Happy Canada Day as well.  
 



06/30/20 - In This Edition:
  • Front-End Web Development Specialist - Medical Insurance Co.  
  • Learning Experience Design Specialist - Medical Insurance Co.
  • Patent Agent - IP Law firm - Interviews to be conducted when their offices fully reopen. 
  • Sr. Medical Writer - Medical Communications Agency -
    Temporarily on hold. We continue to recruit & screen candidates in the interim. 
     
2)  Candidate Consulting Services  Virtual Resume Review & Empowered Job Seeker. Summer discount offered!
 
3) Featured Article - How to Stay Focused When Working at Home
 
4) Upcoming Events  -  see more info below
 
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 Our Current Openings 

Front-end Web Development Specialist -  Medical Insurance Co. - Immediate Hire

Medical insurance company seeks Front-end Web Development Specialist to design, develop, & maintain division web presence. Candidate will work with all divisions of company to ensure all risk management data needs are met. 
Are you proficient in HTML, CSS, and front-end web development? Experienced with Drupal, JavaScript, MySQL & APIs? Hold a BA/BS degree in Computer Science or related field plus 0-2-3 years' related work experience? Will consider new grads with strong internship experience. 
Learn more 
here


Learning Experience Design Specialist -  Medical Insurance Co. - Immediate Hire

Do you understand basics of user-centered design & possess ability to empathize with users? Comprehend web design? Able to edit HTML and CSS? Can you develop creative solutions to complex problems? Skilled in written and oral communication? 
Medical insurance client seeks Learning Experience Design Specialist to design, produce, & manage educational products, including online courses, webinars, symposia, resources, etc. Candidate will assist in managing & providing administrative support for department's learning management system. This is not a content writing position. It's everything else to support continuing education.
Learn more 
here


Patent Agent- IP (Intellectual Property) Law Firm 
Interviews to be conducted when their offices fully reopen.

Are you a certified Patent Agent with 2-5 years of experience in biotech, biochemistry, pharmacology, biology or molecular biology in a legal setting or industry? Have admission to practice before the U.S. Patent & Trademark office? Have a PhD with at least a 3.0 GPA? Enjoy being challenged to work on breakthrough products and inventions?  Learn more  here
 

Sr. Medical Writer - Simplification of Science -
Temporarily on hold. We continue to recruit & screen candidates in the interim.

Long-time client, Chicago based medical communication agency, seeks Sr. Medical Writer, ideally with agency experience to join team (position level/title determined by experience & qualifications). Ideal candidate enjoys simplification of science. Candidate will analyze, interpret & communicate scientific information in simple yet educational way for variety of audiences. Eg. Physician and patient educational materials. 
Learn more here
Marketing/PR/Recruiting INTERN - Downtown Chicago 
Our internship program is unique in that we share knowledge: we teach and learn from each other. Flexible hours; can receive college credit. Work side-by-side with president and other interns in an energetic environment. A definite career builder for a student or new grad interested in marketing, communications, human resources or recruiting.  Click here to keep reading...  
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 Candidate Consulting Services-Virtual 

Resume Review & Empowered Job Seeker  services. $25 SUMMER DISCOUNT OFFERED!
 
- The Resume Review 
In this session, Lynn Hazan will help you to break through the clutter of similar, boring resumes. You will receive practical suggestions and tips on how to revamp your resume. Complimentary follow-up phone session to assess revised resume is included. Time permitting, LinkedIn profiles will also be evaluated. 
Price: $125 One hour - with discount. Includes complimentary Resource Kit, for a total $200 value.
 
- Empowered Job Seeker
"Empowered Job Seekerâ„¢" is a program that helps candidates undergo effective job searches in the ever-changing marketplace. In this 3-hour (1.5 hours each session), one-on-one or group consultation, participants learn proven techniques to more successfully market themselves as the candidates of choice. 
Learn How To:
  • Find jobs in the hidden job market
  • Improve your networking, social media, and LinkedIn skills
  • Refine your interviewing and negotiating expertise
  • Position yourself in the marketplace for advancement and promotion
  • Seek out niches where you can add value
  • Strengthen your resume and LinkedIn profile
  • Work effectively with a recruiter
Pricing: $225 total (2 sessions, each 1.5 hours) with discount. 
$300 value in total.
 
FeaturedArticle
 Featured Article 
Featured Article: How to Stay Focused When Working at Home



Regardless of where you work, there can be distractions. In office environments, water cooler chats and nearby conversations can disrupt focus.  On the flip side, working at home can present challenges with structure and discipline.
 
If working from home is temporary due to the pandemic or even if you're a seasoned remote worker,  there's a chance you're having some difficulty staying focused and productive during these uncertain times. Don't fret. Here are some tips to stay laser-focused when working from home... Read more  here

UpcomingEvents
 Upcoming Events 
1. An Evening Inside the Multiverse  by The Chicago Council on Science and Technology

In this talk, physicist Dr. Marcela  Carena and acclaimed author Michael Zapata will discuss various theories about parallel universes and how they impact the ways in which we think about science, literature, and our own lives. It's at once humbling and stirring to think that our own expansive and often 
hidden reality might be stranger than fiction.

Date:  Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Time:  4:00 PM - 4:45 PM (CDT)
Register:  here


2. Training Webinar - Workforce/Workplace Trends 

Change is occurring at lightning speed in the current job market. It may be time to rethink priorities and to shift emphasis because trends impact your ability to land the job of your dreams.  During this session, we will address the following:
  • Workforce/Workplace Trends
  • Three Drivers of Change
  • Nine Current Trends you should Embrace
Date: Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (CDT)
Register:  here


3.  Engineering at the Service of Humanity  by The Chicago Council on Science and Technology
 
In the 8th installment of the Science from the Frontlines series, Dean Bashir gives us a closer look into Grainger College of  Engineering's response to the COVID-19 crisis including his work developing COVID-19 diagnostics.

Date: Thursday, July 9, 2020
Time:  4:00 PM - 4:45 PM (CDT)
Register:  here


4.  Wine and Webinar - Conquering the Blank Page: How to Turn Pain Points into Conversation Copy  by Orbit Media Studios

The blank page. There is almost nothing scarier to a copywriter. And whether you're writing for a client or for your own team, you have to fill that page with SEO-driven and conversion-oriented copy. You have to drive people to action. You have to channel your company persona, and you have to answer visitor questions.
Luckily, there are ways to conquer the blank page.
In this Wine and Webinar, we'll show you how to ask the questions that help you generate content. We'll figure out the best ways to organize it. And we'll show you how you can do the writing




Date: Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Time:  5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (CDT)
Register:  here
   

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