Making a career switch and searching for “the right job” can be a challenging and nebulous process. Recently, Shannon participated in Net Impact’s webinar on Making the Career Switch: How to Land an Impact Job You Love with Moving World’s CEO Mark Horoszowski. Listen below to dispel some myths about how to find a career that you truly love.

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What scares you about a career change? What is your one main fear that is holding you back from taking the first step towards sustainability? Or you have already decided to change but you have so many burning questions about career transitions and the sustainability market that you don’t know where to go from here?

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Would you like to win one of 10 places on a special career coaching webinar exclusively for alumni of Haas School of Business, Berkeley?

Followers of @walkoflifecoach and readers of this blog can enter to win a non-alum place at the event by being the first to register here!

On July 25th at 8pm BST/12pm PST, I’ll be delivering an online workshop entitled ‘Create a killer pitch to land a new job or win work’

Have you ever found yourself standing in front of a potential hiring manager or client at an event desperately trying to untangle your personal sales pitch from the cotton in your mouth?

Articulating yourself well in that first minute of meeting someone is crucial for effective networking, pitching projects and winning contracts.  And translating that quick pitch into a written summary profile for LinkedIn or a CV is another important challenge.

This webinar will give you the tools to create a killer elevator pitch that will help you wow that client and get the job. Follow this link to apply for a place.

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Looking to break into sustainability or gain a competitive edge in the jobs market? Walk of Life Consulting’s Career Coach, Shannon Houde, will let you in on her secrets from 20 years in recruitment and 10 years in the sustainability field. Join this interactive workshop to gain insights into skills needed for success in the sustainable business field; discuss results from the Acre Salary Survey 2012; and walk away with a skills mapping tool. Please come prepared to this workshop with a job posting you might like to apply for.

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