Navigating a Successful Summer Internship: What Parents and Students Need to Know

Posted in: Alumni Career Services- Mar 25, 2012 Comments Off on Navigating a Successful Summer Internship: What Parents and Students Need to Know

Online webinar
Tuesday, April 10, 2012, 12:30 – 1:30pm

Hear from Marianne Ruggiero, Founder and President of Optima Careers, as she shares her top tips for navigating a successful summer internship. Based on her 25 years of human resources experience, Marianne will discuss how to get the right internship and how to make the experience a success. We will also discuss how to leverage internships for your career launch and the key “do’s and don’ts” that will be critical to your success. A Q&A component will be included.

Marianne Ruggiero founded Optima Careers after 25 years as a senior human resources executive in New York City and abroad. Her experience covers a range of industries and types of firms, from small entrepreneurial companies to global corporations, from financial services to professional services to fashion, including prominent companies such as American Express, Citigroup and J. Crew. Well-versed in nurturing promising talent, Marianne has created staffing, development and coaching programs and accelerated the growth of numerous management teams. She drew on her background to develop the exclusive process she uses with clients today, helping them generate and articulate information about their values, personality and work style to be used in shaping career strategies and planning life goals. Marianne has contributed to the Harvard Business Review, has appeared on CNNMoney and regularly addresses business and education groups. She is a member of the Association of Career Professionals International (ACPI) and has an MBA in organizational development from Pace University.

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