Practice Areas: Administration
Credit Hours: 1 hour
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Date and Time:
December 7, 2017 11:00 a.m. - 12: 00 p.m. CDT
Career Mapping for Future Generations
What is career mapping? Why should it matter to you and your
organization? Career mapping is a codified approach to career management in a
changing world and a strategy that helps ensure achievement of excellence in a
chosen field or profession. It matters because it makes everything that follows
intentional, driven and more successful. Think about it, when you were in
school, what drove you past “senioritis” to complete your degree, certification
or other credential before you could move to your next phase of life?
Intentionality - the plan!
This session will address why career mapping is important and
what information is usually contained in it that facilitates critical choices
based on talent, expertise and passion. Some people fall into the career or
profession of their dreams, others map it!
- Understand what career mapping
is and what it is not
- Strategically attack
creating/using a career map to achieve your goals
- Recognize why we map professions
and not jobs and what difference it makes
- Appreciate why career mapping is
not only important to individuals but also organizations
About the Presenter:
Velma R. Hart, FASAE, CAE
President & CEO
Velma Hart & Associates
Velma Hart is a proven and respected nonprofit
financial professional who has worked for a wide variety of nonprofit
organizations over her career in several capacities. However, her passion and home is in the area
of finance, which she considers to be the heart and soul of business.
Velma currently serves as President & CEO of Velma Hart &
Associates, a consulting firm she founded focusing on the needs of businesses
to be successful. Prior to this assignment, she served as the Chief Financial
Officer of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund, National Finance Director/Chief
Financial Officer for AMVETS National Headquarters and has held
various positions with organizations such as The American Occupational Therapy
Association (AOTA), American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS)
and the National Association of College and University Business Officers
(NACUBO). She was also a Secretarial appointee to the Advisory Committee on
Women Veterans for the Department of Veteran Affairs leaving that post in 2009,
is a proud honorably discharged Army Reserve veteran, a 2005 ASAE Fellow and
earned her Certified Association Executive (CAE) designation. She has also been
a frequent commentator for CNBC and MSNBC and is published on the topics of
finance, strategic planning and diversity and inclusion. In 2016 she published
her first children’s book entitled “Courage
in the Fire” which addresses the topic of bullying.
Velma is an innovative
thinker with vision and leadership and is known for her strategic focus in
moving companies and organizations forward in their goals. She has served on
various nonprofit boards, including as Past Chairman of the American Society of
Association Executives (ASAE) and as Past Treasurer for the Business and
Professional Women’s Foundation boards and as a past member of the White
Houses’ Presidential Personnel Offices Women Leaders Group. She currently serves
as Treasurer for the USA Cares Board of Trustees.
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Note: This program is not endorsed, accredited, or affiliated with ASAE or the CAE program. Applicants may use any program that meets eligibility requirements in the specific timeframe towards the exam application or renewal. There are no specific individual courses required as part of the applications – selection of eligible education is up to the applicant based on his/her needs.
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