I am pleased to announce that we have a guest speaker, Charles Albert. The topic will be "Marketing Yourself on LinkedIn - How Recruiters Find You" in which Charles will give great tips/advice on how to be noticed by recruiters on LinkedIn.
Charles Albert is currently the Director of Research at Jobplex, a division of DHR International. His recruiting experience began in college where he founded a chapter of Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity and brought in 50+ members. In recognition of his leadership efforts, Northern Illinois University now offers The Charles Albert Leadership Scholarship.
After graduation, Charles began his recruiting career as an admissions counselor at NIU and then joined an executive search firm focusing on insurance, healthcare, and financial services. Next, Charles brought his executive search experience with the entire functional spectrum of insurance leadership positions, including board, C-level and vice president roles to Kensington International in July 2011. There he continued to expand his industry knowledge to include Industrial; Consumer; Financial Services/Private Equity; Transportation and Logistics; Construction/Infrastructure; and Energy.
Joining DHR International in August 2012 as a Senior Associate, Charles began to focus on diversified industrial manufacturing and consumer products companies. His placements include executives in both functional leadership roles and general management positions in both C-level and senior management roles. He has direct industry sector experience in Chemicals, Aerospace & Defense, Process Technologies, Advanced Materials, Metals, Renewable Energy, Nuclear, Durable Goods, Electronics, Capital Equipment, Agriculture, and Automotive. He expanded his functional skills to develop and lead DHR's global internship program.
In July 2013, Charles assumed the role of Director, Research for Jobplex, a division of DHR International. Today, he leads a team of research associates across the entire functional and industry spectrum.
Hope to see you there!