Event Roundup: October 2018

Some events happening around Chicago and DePaul before the snow hits!

Live Webinar: The Secret Sauce Behind GroupM's Marketing Analytics Platform with SF Data


Monday, October 15, Webinar, 3 p.m.-3:45 p.m., Free

In this tech talk, GroupM – the world's largest media investment group with more than $113.8bn in billings - will join us to discuss their unique challenges and how they created a fast and reliable data analytics platform using Amazon Redshift, Matillion and Tableau. RSVP here

Center for Sales Leadership Interview practice sessions


Monday, October 15, 5 p.m.-8 p.m., 14 E Jackson, Marriott Foundation Room 3rd Floor, Free

Get advice from professionals and our partners on presenting yourself at an interview. You will get one-on-one coaching and feedback to help you shine in an interview. Companies that will be there to help you will be CH Robinson, Amazon Web Services, Pepsi, Groupon, and 3M. Food will be served! RSVP on handshake

Sharing Success: Marketing Tools & Strategies


Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 8 a.m. - 10 a.m. 100 W. North Ave, Chicago - $10 with discount

A panel discussion to learn the latest marketing trends and best practices from some of Lincoln Park’s most successful and innovative marketers.
Alex Cadice (Manager of Social Media Strategy, The Second City); Jana Liles (Director of Marketing and Communications, Victory Gardens Theater); and Rochelle Weiner Carr (Owner and Creative Director, Andiamo Creative). Robin Hammond, Vice President of Marketing and Communications, for the Lincoln Park Chamber of Commerce.  RSVP with discount code SSDEPAUL18

LinkedIn Workshop with Amazon


Tuesday, October 16th 2018, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m., DePaul Center 1 E Jackson Blvd, DePaul Club room 11th floor, Free

Come join Amazon for a workshop all about making sure your LinkedIn is helping your job search not hurting it. This workshop will be a review of several key components that impact your profile to allow you to set yourself apart from other students. This includes: visual anchors, work experience, professional photos, their URL, headliner, skills, and work experiences. RSVP on handshake

Chicago CreativeConnects: Happy Hour for Creative, Marketing & Digital Professionals


Wednesday, October 17, 5:30 p.m.-8 p.m, Frontier, 1072 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, Free

This event provides opportunities for like-minded professionals to meet new people and expand career opportunities. Plus, creative recruiters will be there to answer questions! RSVP required

The Jacobs & Clevenger Case Writers' Workshop


Friday, October 19, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Northwestern Medill, 303 E. Wacker Dr., Suite 1600, Free
Learn more about real-world situations, hear from five winning case writers and keynote speaker Ron Jacobs, President of Jacobs & Clevenger. RSVP here.

KMG event!! Sport marketing & Branding Panel with Bears and Bulls


Monday, October 22, 5-7 p.m., DePaul Center, 1 E Jackson suite 7900, Free

Interested in sports marketing? Looking to learn more about possible marketing career paths? Join us to discuss current sports marketing trends with marketing leaders from some of Chicago's greatest teams.  RSVP

Full-Day Performance Management Workshop


Friday, October 26, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., OLC Education & Conference Center (AAOS Building), 9400 W. Higgins Rd., Suite 100, Rosemont, 50% off
A highly interactive workshop to learn the skills required to conduct effective and results-driven performance conversations. Get 50% off by mentioning KMG during registration. RSVP:call The Carroll-Keller Group at 630-495-0505 or 800-869-7497; or email Ken Keller at kkeller@c-kg.com

The HOT jobs in Marketing


Friday, October 26, 1 p.m-4 p.m., 14 E Jackson, Room 805, Free

Learn about the hottest jobs in the industry and truths about internships from Professor Zafar Iqbal and recruiter Lynn Hazen. DePaul Alumni from Morningstar, Motorola and ConAgra will be on hand to answer all your questions. RSVP on handshake