Lynn Hazan and Associates E-Jobs listings, Events & Conferences, and Free Webinars
08-18-20: 4 Jobs Filled + New Jobs = Success
This past month has been a whirlwind of excitement for the LH&A team. We filled 4 positions, all for the same client. These jobs are as follows: 

We are thrilled to have placed multiple, talented candidates in competitive work environments, and plan to keep doing so. Check out our latest job openings below, and become part of our continued placement success. 

08/18/20 - In This Edition:
  • Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) - IT Consulting Firm - Chicago Area - Virtual, eventually on site 
  • Medical Writer - Medical Communication Agency - Virtual, eventually on site
  • Freelance Content Writer - Immediate Hire - Virtual - Offers Pending
  • Patent Agent - IP Law firm - Interviews to be conducted when their offices fully reopen. 
  • Marketing/PR/Recruiting Intern - LH&A - Virtual Position
  • Front-end Web Development Specialist - Medical Insurance Co. - Filled
2) Candidate Consulting Services Virtual Resume Review & Empowered Job Seeker. Summer discount offered!
3) Featured Article - Starting a New Job Remotely During Coronavirus? Here's What You Need to Know to Succeed

4) Upcoming Events - Overcoming Objections, Lesson in Biology, and more! See below for more information. 

 Our Current Openings 
Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) - IT Consulting Firm Virtual, eventually on site

Are you an analytical & creative B2B marketing leader? Have a diverse background working with tech products and services? 10-15 years of marketing experience, including 10 years in management? Want to lead a rapidly growing team by becoming this company's first CMO? Local talent only. Position is currently virtual, eventually onsite. Learn more here

Medical Writer - Medical Communication Agency 
Virtual, eventually on site

Are you a Medical Writer with 2-3 years of relevant experience? Able to communicate science with integrity in concise & accurate manner to variety of target audiences?  Work well in team & collaborative environment? Want to join agency that provides growth opportunities? Local talent preferred. Will provide relocation support to out of town candidate. Position is currently virtual, eventually onsite. Learn more here

Freelance Content Writer - Immediate Hire
Virtual - Offers Pending

Are you an experienced Content Writer who enjoys the research and writing process? Potentially available for 6-month project, starting asap? Skilled at creating white papers, e-books and articles? Can you write in simple English that is easy to understand? Writer will be paid by project. Can hire 1-2 candidates. Projects will range from simple to complex. 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
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...  
 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.
 Featured Article 
Starting a New Job Remotely During Coronavirus? Here's What You Need to Know to Succeed

It's natural to have first-day jitters when you start a new job. But what happens when your first day is remote? What if many days after that are also remote depending on how long the company keeps folks home as a result of the coronavirus? And what if you aren't able to meet your manager and colleagues in person for a while? How will you get to know your coworkers, get up to speed on how to do your job, or even know who to contact when you have questions? Read more here
 Upcoming Events 
1. How to Create & Implement an Effective Job Search Plan

Whether you've been job searching for 2 weeks or 2 years, this workshop will help you be more efficient with your time... more capable of creating an order to your job search tactics...  more effective at reaching and marketing yourself to target companies... and more productive with distinguishing yourself in the marketplace. 

Date: Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (CDT)
Register: here

2. Free Webinar - Overcome Objections Without Sounding Defensive

Finding a job is a sales process and as a result you will hear objections.  The problem is most job seekers view objections as obstacles vs. a buying sign or a request for more information.  During this session, you will learn the following:
  • How to effectively overcome the 4 categories of objections
  • What to avoid NOT to sound defensive
  • Why you should welcome and encourage objections
Bring the objections you can't overcome to the call and get effective responses!

Date: Thursday, August 20, 2020
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CDT)
Register: here 

3. The Study of Ancient DNA: Knowledge From Unexpected Sources by Chicago Council on Science and Technology

The field of ancient DNA began almost forty years ago with advances in biotechnology. Early ancient DNA studies held the promise to answer some of life's most enduring questions but many of these studies came up short. With hard lessons learned, the practitioners of the young field were on track, identifying genetic compositions of extinct species and contributing to forensic science. In the last decade, advances in biotechnology catapulted the study of ancient DNA into a new and exciting era.

Date: Thursday, August 20, 2020
Time: 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM (CDT)
Register: here

4. Free Webinar - Make the Best Out of Job Fairs | Job Clubs | Groups

Many Job Fairs, Job Clubs and other groups have begun to meet virtual, but can help you build momentum in your job search.  During this session, you will learn the following:
  • How to prepare
  • What it takes to stand out from other participants
  • Follow up tips that can more the process forward
  • 21 specific tips

Date: Tuesday, August 25, 2020
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CDT)
Register: here

5. Lessons in Biology Taught by a Pathogen by Chicago Council on Science and Technology 

The emergence of antibiotic resistance makes treating infections more difficult. As a result, drug resistant bacteria, such as Staphylococcus aureus or MRSA, pose an increasingly serious threat to human health. Dr. Kehl-Fie discusses how a pathogen and host's struggle for essential metals informs treatment development and understanding of bacteria!

Date: Thursday, August 27, 2020
Time: 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM (CDT)
Register: here
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