Careers have to be managed and smart professional chart their own path and direct their careers. What are the essential techniques that will help you accelerate your path to your desired outcome.
Location: NestGSV Inc., 425 Broadway St., Redwood City, CA 94063
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM, Sunday, April 28th, 2013
A halwa puri brunch will be served at 10:00 AM
OPEN SV members – Free
Non-members – $15
This 2-hour workshop provides you with a blue print on very specific techniques that were mastered that enabled our instructor to become a CEO starting from an entry-level engineer. If you are a mid-level manager, just starting out or at the VP level today, and wondering what is next for you, this workshop will provide specific techniques and perspective that will help you accelerate YOUR career.
What will you learn:
1. How to make the right first impression
2. How to get on the “right projects”
3. How to choose your managers
4. How to get a raise/promotion
5. How to chart a career path & use of mentors
6. How to work within a culturally diverse workforce
7. How to be effective and efficient within your work
Naeem Zafar is the co-founder and CEO of Bitzer Mobile and he also teaches entrepreneurship at the University of California Berkeley. He is a serial entrepreneur and has started or worked at six startups. He founded Startup-advisor.com to educate entrepreneurs with all aspects of starting and running a company. Naeem has published six books on entrepreneurship (www.NaeemZafar.com) and on iTunes app store and Amazon.com. Naeem served as the president and CEO of three venture backed technology companies as a board member/advisor to 35 companies. He holds degrees from Brown University and the University of Minnesota, both in electrical engineering. Naeem serves on the Board of OPEN Silicon Valley and served as its president from 2009-2011.