Event Roundup: November 2018

The quarter is nearly done but there’s still many great events around DePaul and Chicago. Check them out!

KMG Event: Book talk and signing: Building career relationships


Tuesday, November 6, 1 E Jackson Blvd, Coleman Center Room 7900, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m., Free

For one special night, Professor Mourey will be giving a behind-the-scenes look at his new book, and talk about how to build relationships to advance your career. Fans will be able to get their books signed at this event! RSVP

DePaul MBA Association: Career Change Panel

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Wednesday, November 7, 1 E Jackson Blvd, Room 8010, 5:00 p.m - 7:00 p.m. Free

Join the MBA Association in their fall kick off event! Hear from DePaul Kellstadt alumni on how they leveraged their MBA to achieve their career goals. Light refreshments will be served. Companies represented: National Restaurant Association, Navigant, Ernst&Young, Northern Trust. RSVP on handshake

Marketing Tech Tools Throwdown presented by ANA Associate Board


Wednesday, November 7, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m., 350 North Orleans Street #9000, Chicago $20

In today’s landscape, digital is everywhere. In this event, experts from Walker Sands and Motorola will talk about best practices and real-time advice on best digital marketing tools. RSVP

Global Growth Marketing Virtual Summit


Thursday, November 8, 8:00a.m.-10 p.m, Online. Free

This is your opportunity to learn the lead generation and acquisition strategies used by some of the fastest-growing B2Bs including AWS and Docusign and B2Cs including Uber, Pinterest, and The Muse – right from your desktop or mobile device. RSVP

Making Moves: Marketing

Friday, November 9, 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 430 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, Suite #800 - Free

This one is for all the licensed realtors out there - learn how to take universal marketing concepts and apply them to your real estate business, then build a lead generation engine that delivers consistent results. RSVP

How to Use HubSpot for Account-Based Marketing

Wednesday, November 14, 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Mojo Media Labs, 3304 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago - Free

Targeting a set list of clients is nothing new to seasoned professionals. So how can you use HubSpot's features to best utilize the Account-Based Marketing methodology? Mike Rose, Mojo Media Labs CEO and HubSpot Academy's ABM professor will lead this dynamic session. RSVP

Digital Influencers Meet PR & Marketing Pros


Thursday, November 15, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. 20 West Kinzie Street, 17th floor, Chicago - Free

This series will focus on how bloggers, social media influencers, and public relations professionals can come together to deliver a campaign that drives an impactful experience for shared audiences.  RSVP

CDM Media open house


Friday, November 16, 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m., 20 West Kinzie Street, Chicago - Free

Upcoming graduates can come and chat with current CDM'ers on all aspects of the B2B sales and marketing world while also being able to network with CDM's Talent Acquisition team. Receive an office tour and gain insight to the B2B events that CDM Media executes. RSVP on handshake

Happy Thanksgiving!

Thursday, November 22

Happy Thanksgiving from the KMG Team. Wishing you and your families a wonderful holiday.

See you soon at the start of DePaul’s winter quarter!


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 8005, 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