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CareerCampLA 2012 to be held April 20, 2012! — Register Now!

March 5, 2012 Leave a comment

We have just finalized the date and location for CareerCampLA 2012 — our 3rd CareerCamp for LA and out 6th CareerCamp overall.


CareerCampLA 2012

Friday, April 20, 2012

9am – Noon

Los Angeles Southwest College
1600 West Imperial Hwy
Los Angeles, CA 90044

Register Now!

CareerCampLA 2012 planning begins!

January 12, 2012 Leave a comment


CareerCampLA 2012 is in the planning stages.

For more information, visit the CareerCamp blogs CareerCampLA or CareerCamp International.

Are you interested in helping us organize CareerCampLA, speaking or attending? Watch these blogs for further information.

Join us for our next career unconference and Build the Career the You Deserve!

2011 in review

January 1, 2012 Leave a comment

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,800 times in 2011. If it were a cable car, it would take about 30 trips to carry that many people.

Click here to see the complete report.

Categories: Announcements, News

SAVE THE DATE! Saturday September 24–CareerCampSFV



Join us this September for a full day of great discussions, speakers and career building information to “Help you Build the Career You Deserve!”

Back where it originally started–The Congregational Church of Northridge, 9659 Balboa Boulevard, Northridge, CA 91325

Stay tuned to the CareerCampSFV blog for more information as it becomes available.

We look forward to seeing you at CareerCampSFV!

Audio: Social Media and Your Career:A Discussion with Douglas E. Welch

March 25, 2011 Leave a comment

Social Media and Your Career: A Discussion with Douglas E. Welch
Recorded at CareerCampLA-2, March 18, 2011


Listen to this session

CareerCampLA-2 Sessions List

March 24, 2011 Leave a comment

CareerCampLA-2 Schedule Board at end of the dayTaken from the schedule board at the end of the day, here are the sessions held at CareerCampLA-2 on March 18, 2011.

  • LA County Arts Commission Internship Program
  • Career Research with Stevie Puckett
  • Social Media and Your Career: A Discussion with Douglas E. Welch
  • The Keys to Financial Success Today with Annette McCullough
  • The Power of CCV: Competence, Confidence and Value with Mitch Krayton
  • How to use LinkedIn to find work and network
  • The Do’s and Don’ts of Interviewing
  • Building an enduring Career Reputation with Jennifer Oliver O’Connell
  • Maintaining Your Balance with Catherine DeMonte, LMFT
  • Business Etiquette with Grace Lee
  • Build LACCD Interns Program with Mary Taylor
  • What is a resume for?
  • Staring down a squirrel: How to manage stress? with Kim Mitchell
  • Real Estate Success Today
  • Your Life After College with Johnel “Mr. B” Barron
  • What is the information interview good for?
  • Redefining success with You in mind with Bryn Drescher
  • Dress the character you want to be with Karen Hudson
  • E-Portfolios with Stevie Puckett

Sponsor: Stevie Puckett of

March 17, 2011 Comments off

Stevie Puckett is a career coach and website developer. Stevie is well-recognized as a tech savvy career coach. She thrives at helping people identify their strengths and is sensitive to opportunities that others may not see. At the same time, she is continually advancing her technical skills with online media and social networking.

Sponsor: Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf

March 17, 2011 Comments off


Born & brewed in California

In 1963 Herbert B. Hyman started The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf®. His dedication to finding and serving the best coffee and tea in the world made him the founding father of gourmet coffee in California.

Now, over 40 years later, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf® has grown into one of the largest privately-owned, family-run coffee and tea companies in the world. Along the way, The Bean, as it is affectionately known, has become the model for a successful coffee and tea company.

Categories: Announcements, Sponsor

Speaker: Kim Mitchell of Kimestry

March 17, 2011 Leave a comment

Kim Mitchell of Kimestry with be presenting a CareerCampLA-2 session entitled “Staring Down a Squirrel”.

Kim Mitchell is a proud Los Angeles native and a graduate of Stanford University with a bachelor’s degree in English. She earned a Master of Fine Arts in Film Directing and a Master of Education from UCLA. Kim’s film projects garnered awards including a Motion Picture Association of America Award and the Lynn Weston Fellowship in Film.

Sponsor: Paladin Staffing and Recruiting

March 15, 2011 Leave a comment



We are a professional staffing and recruitment firm dedicated to the marketing, creative and communications professions. Within these specialties, Paladin is a trusted partner for interim, contract-to-hire, outsourcing staffing and direct-hire recruitment. Each Paladin Account Manager has direct experience in the fields we serve, which allows us to provide highly personalized, effective and efficient service to clients and expert counsel to candidates.

Categories: Announcements, Sponsor

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