Welcome to a transformative experience in career development with Dr. Marilou Ryder's exclusive career workshops. Dr. Ryder brings a wealth of expertise and a passion for empowering individuals to achieve their professional aspirations. Join her for engaging and insightful workshops designed to equip you with the skills, insights, and confidence needed to navigate the ever-evolving landscape of your career.
About Dr. Marilou Ryder: A seasoned professional in career development, Dr. Ryder combines academic knowledge with real-world experience to deliver workshops that inspire and guide. With a focus on practical strategies and personalized coaching, Dr. Ryder is committed to helping you unlock your full potential and create a roadmap for success.
The Wow Factor for Women
The Make it or Break it Factor for Moving Ahead in Your Career
You’re smart! You’re educated! Your resume is packed with stunning accomplishments. Then why aren’t you getting ahead in your career? Chances are you may need to hone in on personal traits to enhance your confidence and power in the workplace. In an increasingly diverse workplace where looks and degrees are no longer “everything” what does it take to create a commanding presence in the workplace? The right clothes, a firm handshake, an impressive degree? These all matter but they don’t tell the whole story. This workshop will share research-based tools to help you live the life you truly deserve. The need to be liked, to please everyone, and serve others, and to make peace has been drilled into us since birth.
MASTERING THE MOVES OF CAREER ADVANCEMENT
Do you continue to apply for jobs and not receive interviews? Does your resume stand out in the crowd? Are you tired of being complimented for coming in second? Are you prepared to answer the wide range of questions asked in an interview? This engaging workshop will address these questions and more! Dr. Marilou Ryder will share Insider Tips and Trade Secrets to enable you to level the playing field and maximize your potential as you move up the educational leadership career ladder.
Learn how to navigate the job-seeking process with increased effectiveness within the context of four major areas:
PLANNING: Developing the Game Plan
PACKAGING: The Art of Self-Promotion
PREPARING: Practice Makes Perfect
PERSEVERING: Crossing the Finish Line
Smart Interview Habits
Do you want to move ahead in your career but fear the job interview? Are you tired of being complimented for coming in second? Are you prepared to answer the wide range of questions asked in an interview? This engaging workshop will address these questions and more! Dr. Marilou Ryder, author of Rules of the Game: How to Win a Job in Educational Leadership (Delmar Publishing) will share insider tips and smart strategies to enable you to excel during your next job interview. Learn how to craft powerful interview scrimmage notes and gain smart habits in preparation for the high stakes interview process. Gain confidence as you prepare in advance for an important career advancement opportunity.
Perfecting your Brand~Just Do it!
Whether you are trying to ace a job interview or pitch a new program for your organization it is critical to have a positive brand. Professional branding communicates the essence of who you are in the workplace and reflects your professional reputation. In the digital age, professional branding has never been more important. Dr. Marilou Ryder, author of Rules of the Game: How to Win a Job in Educational Leadership and Super Power Moves (Delmar Publishing) will help you identify your brand, provide you with highly effective branding strategies and discuss common pitfalls to avoid in your pursuit of a sustainable brand.
Identify their core values and what they stand for.
Explore common branding pitfalls.
Walk away armed with the ability to position their value…not just their resume.