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08-25-20: Breaking the Norm: Will You Be Our Next Placement? 

Bubbling Up and Busting Out
Picture Credit - Lynn Hazan
Mural by - Chicago teams in the After School Matters Program
COVID-19 has completely altered our daily lives, and ongoing protests can be seen regularly outside of the LH&A office building. Despite everything, we have been busy! 

LH&A is keen to upkeep our consistent placement record, while also adhering to the shifts demanded by the new world. Our numerous filled jobs alongside our latest job openings are proof that we are keeping up with new demands. 

Roy T. Bennett once wrote, "Great things don't come from comfort zones." Let this inspire you to break the norm. Allow the LH&A expertise to provide you with a sense of support as you exit your comfort zone and strive for greatness. 

08/25/20 - 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
  • 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
  • Freelance Content Writer - Virtual - Filled 
2) Candidate Consulting Services Virtual Resume Review & Empowered Job Seeker. Summer discount offered!
3) Featured Article - 5 Skills That Will be in Demand in a Post-Pandemic World

4) Upcoming Events - Making the best out of job fairs, a networking event, and more! See below for details. 

 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

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 
5 Skills That Will be in Demand in a Post-Pandemic World

COVID-19 has already left a mark on the world. And even after the pandemic is over, there will be consequences for workers in every market. If you want to rise to the top of your field, you need to have the right skills for this new reality-whether you already have a job or are looking for work. To present yourself as the best candidate for lucrative and steady employment, you should focus on one or more vital in-demand skills. Here are five skills that will be in demand in a post-pandemic world... read more here

 Upcoming Events 
1. 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

2. 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

3. 90-Min Online Zoom Networking Event With 2 Rounds of Networking by NorthShore Executive Networking Group 

During this 90-minute Zoom event NSENG Founder/CEO, Marty Gilbert, will share a few quick tips about effective networking. The majority of this event, however, will consist of 2 rounds of networking where each participant will be placed into virtual "breakout rooms" of 8-10 people. In these breakout groups, each person will have 3 minutes to share a bit about their background and any companies or industries that they are trying to pursue. 

Date: Monday, August 31, 2020
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM (CDT) 
Register: here

4. Brandeis Chicago Business and Career Networking Night

You are invited to join fellow Brandeis alumni and current students from across the Greater Chicago area for an evening of business and career networking and learning on Thursday, September 10. This event will have a panel discussion on the ways in which COVID-19 has impacted various fields in the Chicago area and breakout rooms where alumni can connect across sectors such as education, business, law, science and technology, the arts and entertainment, and more. Lynn Hazan, MA 1980, will be a presenter. 

Date: Thursday, September 10, 2020
Time: 7:00 PM (CDT)
Register: here

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