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Personal Effectiveness Webinar Series

The School of Leadership and Professional Advancement offers a webinar series on ‘Personal Effectiveness'. These webinars are free to alumni, students, staff and friends of Duquesne University.  All webinars are held noon to 1 p.m. EST.

October 29 - All I Needed to Know About Storytelling and Small Talk I Learned from Jimmy Fallon

Facilitator:  Carrie A. Mihalko

Everyone has obligatory work social functions or networking events where 100 people are shoved into a room with the expectation of making a connection with every person. Many people struggle with the ability to figure out what to say or even how to start the conversation. Jimmy Fallon has taken over the crown as King of Late Night with his ability to connect with every guest on his show regardless of background or interest. This webinar will deconstruct an interview into the very basic components everyone can apply in any social or work situation.

November 26 - Finance for Non-Financial Managers

Facilitator: Julie Dougherty Hudak, Business and Budget Manager

A general overview of the finance function is provided to help you gain the accounting savvy you need to plan budgets, justify requests and make better management decisions.

December 19 - Personal Branding

Facilitator: Megan Carone, Marketing Coordinator

Learn how to build a powerful personal brand that will differentiate you and allow you to compete in today's competitive work environment.