Events - AMA Iowa | Iowa Chapter of the American Marketing Association


(Virtual) Building Your Peer Network in a Pandemic

Event Details:

Event Type: Open to members and non-members
Registration: Required
Registration Fees:
Member $0.00
Student $0.00
Guest $0.00
Non-Member $0.00
Last Day to Register: Thursday, October 8, 2020
Time: Thursday, October 8, 2020 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Event Description:

Celebrate Marketing Week! 

Enjoy this session on network building and professional development - cheers marketers! 

Learning to do business in a pandemic is one thing but learning to grow your network and fine tune your skillset is equally as important and doesn’t come to a stop during a pandemic.

As we all have learned to adjust to a new normal, that has included how we build our networks, utilizing creative and new tools, and using this time as an opportunity to learn new skills. As the premiere Employment Firm in Iowa, Palmer Group has many tools and suggestions to help you navigate your professional network, build resume, and continue to standout as a professional.

Key Takeaways:

  1. Suggestions for growing your professional network
  2. How to ensure your LinkedIn Profile stands out
  3. How to capitalize on everything going virtual

About the Speaker

Jessie Kester, Senior Search Consultant Director at Palmer Group

Jessie Kester has worked in the talent solutions industry for 8 years, serving the sales and marketing business areas. As a Senior Search Consultant, she has worked with some of Des Moines’ largest companies to help find the right talent for roles of all levels. By working with client companies and talent in the community, she is able to stay current with latest industry trends, ways to keep marketing professionals current, and staying on top of the employment climate. Upon graduation from Iowa State University, she spent the start of her career recruiting students before joining Target Corporations in their leadership development and recruitment programs where she stayed for five years before joining Palmer Group.

We will be hosting this event via Zoom. Please watch your e-mail for the zoom meeting URL and password to join.



© 2021 Iowa Chapter of the American Marketing Association. All Rights Reserved.