Registration is now open for the NAA’s February career webinars. This month’s webinars—which cover topics ranging from starting a business to planning for retirement—can help you maintain your personal and professional edge—no matter where you are in your career.


Check out the lineup of free career webinars and register for one (or more) today.


moyer-resized.jpgEducation Seminar: Slicing Pie

Thursday, February 2, 2017, 12–1 p.m. CST

Speaker: Mike Moyer ’96 MS

You and a partner go in 50/50 on a new business—you do all the work, while he owns half the company. Slicing Pie outlines a simple method for dividing equity in an early stage company.  In this webinar, entrepreneur and Slicing Pie creator Mike Moyer ’96 MS, explains how you can acquire everything you need to build your business without cash. Register >>



coach-lowell-resized.jpgPositive Work Culture: Developing the iY Generation

Tuesday, February 7, 2017, 12–1 p.m. CST

Speaker: Lowell Wightman

In this webinar, Lowell Wightman, founder of 360 Mindset, explores the iY—or Millennial—Generation. He shares basic organizational strategies you can use to help the millenials in your workplace maximize their potential and also discusses the cultural elements essential to the success of this generation.  Register >>



Dave-Collins-resized.jpgUnmute Yourself: How to Use Improv in Virtual Meetings

Thursday, February 16, 2017, 12–1 p.m. CST

Speaker: Dave Collins ’10

Dave Collins ’10, communications consultant and improv trainer, explores how to make virtual collaboration—including conference calls and online meetings—more enjoyable and productive. He discusses the challenges of virtual communication and shares some fun and simple exercises you can practice with your colleagues to make your virtual meetings run more smoothly. Register >>


marianne-resized.jpgFive Steps to a Happy Retirement

Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 12–1 p.m. CST

Speaker: Marianne Oehser '77 MBA

When most people think about retirement, they focus on the financial component—but don’t consider all of the other aspects of their lives that will be changing. In this webinar, Certified Retirement and Relationship Coach Marianne Oehser '77 MBA explores the challenges and opportunities that come along with retirement and shares a proven process for finding direction and happiness during this major life transition. Register >>


joseph-lie-resized.jpgQ & A with a Career Change Expert

Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 12–1 p.m. CST

Speaker: Joseph Liu ’00

JosephLiu ’00, former brand marketer turned career change consultant, shares insights from his own career reinventions—leaving medical school to pursue a business career, moving from the U.S. to the UK, and leaving the corporate world to launch his own business. He also shares stories—including several featured on his Career Relaunch podcast— of people who have successfully navigated major career changes. Register >>


The Northwestern Alumni Association believes in life-long career development to help you maintain your professional edge. For more information, or to register, visit our webinars page.