Invitation to WCDA Professional Development Event. Fall 2017.

Date: Friday, November 10, 2017

Check-in is from 8:30am-9:00am

Time: 9:00am-3:30pm

Morning Sessions:

  • Professional Value Propositions and Additional Dynamic Networking Strategies. Presented by Cedar Duerkop.
  • Resume Writing and How to Leverage Transferable Skills. Presented by Nadia Rahman.

Afternoon Sessions:

  • LGBT Information for Career Development Professionals. Presented by Aaric Guerriero.
  • Labor Market Information and Career Resources. Presented by Nancy Cechvala.

Location: Madison College (Madison Area Technical College) Truax (main building) located at 1701 Wright Street in Madison, WI 53704 View map and directions for Truax.

Parking: There is a visitor lot on-campus with free parking. No parking permit is required. If the visitor lot becomes full, you may also park in Lot A or B. Please make sure you park in a stallView Parking Map

If the visitor lot is full, attendees can park in the student lot, as along as they park in a stall.  The student lot is near the visitor lot,

Meals: Light continental breakfast and lunch provided.

Proudly Sponsored By: Wisconsin Career Development Association

Each attendee will receive a Certificate of Attendance noting 5.25 hours of participation.

Contact Marie Smith at with questions, comments, and dietary restrictions.  

Registration: Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Register here for the Fall 2017 WCDA Professional Development Event.  

Quick Promo Video (length of video: 51 seconds)

Extended Promo Video (length of video: 1 minute, 46 seconds)

About Marie Smith

Marie Smith specializes in helping people gain clarity, explore options, leverage strengths, and set and implement goals with accountability. She is creative, intuitive, and incredibly resourceful. She serves on the board of directors, the professional development committee, and the technology committee for the Wisconsin Career Development Association. Marie Smith teaches the Facilitating Career Development program for the National Career Development Association