Empower Your Future

WHAT: “Empower Your Future” is a one-day LIM conference focused on mastering skills for career success. Speakers will discuss professional negotiation, how to stay true to yourself within your career, and how to build a professional online profile. This event will also include a dinner where attendees can network with the guest speakers and each other.

WHEN: Wednesday, June 14 from 2:30 – 8:00 pm

WHERE: LIM College – The Townhouse / 12 East 53rd Street - 4th Floor

WHO: This event is mandatory for all MPS students in their final internship semester. A limited number of tickets are also available to LIM College alumni.

RSVP: LIM alumni who would like to attend must register here. Space is limited. Attendees have the option to register for all components of the conference or for individual sessions.


2:30 - 4:00 pm
Negotiation Basics Everyone Needs to Know
Speaker: Entrepreneur and negotiation expert Alexandra Dickinson.

4:00 – 5:30 pm
Mastering the Challenge of Career Transitions Without Selling Out to Your Truest Self
Speaker: Nancy Sherr, an authority on career reinvention and transitions

5:30 – 7:00 pm
Dinner and networking

7:00 – 8:00 pm
How to Tweet, Link, and Friend Your Way to Fame and Fortune…or Just a Better Job
Speaker: Donna Sweidan, international career coach and expert in personal brand management and building a professional online presence