Archive for the ‘CareerCampLA’ Category

Partner: Tuesdays with Transitioners

March 28, 2012 Leave a comment

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Formed in 2009, Tuesdays with Transitioners is a support group for those who have been laid off, downsized, or are looking to make a career transition. The group meets twice a month for lunch, and offers guest speakers and technology tools that equip the 20th century worker for the 21st century workforce—whether that be nine-to-five, independent contractor, or entrepreneur.

The group maintains an active presence on the World Wide Web via the Tuesdays with Transitioners website, Facebook (Tuesdays with Transitioners on Facebook) and (Tuesdays with Transitioners on Meetup).

Jennifer Oliver O’Connell is the founder and facilitator of the group, as well as co-chair and organizer for CareerCamp events in Southern California.  Jennifer writes at As The Girl Turns, and is the Los Angeles Faith & Community Examiner for Jennifer is also a Yoga instructor and coaches others in career and life Reinvention.


Partner: Career Opportunities Column and Podcast/Douglas E. Welch

March 27, 2012 Leave a comment

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Career Opportunities, written and produced by Douglas E. Welch, is now in its 13 year of publication and 8th year as an audio podcast. Career Opportunities is focused on “Helping to Build the Career You Deserve!, just like CareerCamp itself. Each week the column and podcast covers a particular aspect of career development, always focused on what your career means to you and what it needs to thrive.

Douglas E. Welch is also the founder of Career Camp International and CareerCampLA, as well as an organizer and co-chair of Southern California CareerCamp events.

You can find Career Opportunities column and podcast, as well as links to Douglas’ ebook and careers and social media at

Books by Douglas E. Welch

Sponsor: Sideskills – Tools to Market Yourself, Your Skills and Your Products

March 26, 2012 Leave a comment


We are proud to welcome Sideskills, based in Redondo Beach, California as a sponsor of CareerCampLA.

Sideskills is a free web site which provides “Tools to Market Yourself, Your Skills and Your Products“. Each user can set up their own “presume” (profile resume) and start telling the story of their work and career. Sideskills seeks to flip the typical job search and start bringing work to you instead of having to constantly go searching for it.

Visit today, build your presume and start telling the story of your career!


Some Announced Sessions for CareerCampLA 2012

March 24, 2012 Leave a comment

As attendees sign up, we ask them what they might be presenting or discussing during CareerCampLA 2012.

Here are some of the topics we have gathered so far. More to come as people sign up for their FREE tickets.

Register for CareerCampLA 2012 today!

Announced sessions:

  • Social Media and Your Career
  • Career Compass: Finding Your Career North
  • Business Etiquette For Career Success
  • How to gain capital for your business
  • Own your own business
  • Resumes and job interviews
  • What is a resume for?
  • More to come!

CareerCampLA 2012 is just over a month away!

March 18, 2012 Leave a comment

We are just over a month away from CareerCampLA 2012 and would love to see you there! Register using the link to the right.

Check out pictures from past CareerCampLA events.

CareerCampLA-2 Schedule Board

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Subscribe to the CareerCampLA Mailing List

March 12, 2012 Leave a comment

Stay in touch with everything that is happening at CareerCampLA.

This low volume mailing list will let you know about upcoming CareerCamps, organizing opportunities and more.

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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!

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