Piper Promotes: PIEP Seminar: Interviewing Skills and Etiquette, August 8, 2012

The Postdoc Industry Exploration Program (PIEP) at Berkeley is continuing their 2012 Seminar Series with Dawn Block, “Sweaty Palms: Interviewing Skills and Etiquette” on Wednesday, August 8, 2012 from 5:45-8:30 pm in 105 Stanley Hall.

Block is the Principal of Block Talent Partners, a retained search consultancy specializing in the search of executives and technical talent in the Bay Area, venture capital-funded softward and internet companies. She is the former Chief People Officer and Vice President of Talent at Commerce One, a pioneering e-commerce company, as well as a Vice President of The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco.

From Block’s agency perspective, the seminar will focus on how to find jobs, land interviews, and stand out from the other candidates. There will also be a question and answer session to discuss the priorities of the PIEP audience.

The schedule will be:

5:45-6:00 Light Refreshments (Stanley Hall Atrium)

6:00-7:30 Workshop (105 Stanley)

7:30-8:30 Networking Beer Hour (Stanley Hall Atrium)

 Registration is free, but required.

Every week, Piper will highlight an event or an organization on or near campus that is of interest to the Berkeley Science Review audience.

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