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CNM ONLINE - "Let's Talk with a Coach"
CNM ONLINE - "Let's Talk with a Coach"

CNM ONLINE - "Let's Talk with a Coach"

Do you wish you could get some professional advice for a question, a problem, or an issue in your job search? Guess what? You absolutely can! And the best part? It's completely FREE!

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Time & Location

Feb 20, 2024, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM EST

Virtual Event


About the event

Join Dede O'Donnell and Jim Yanker, certified professional career coaches, in this interactive workshop tailored to help you navigate the struggles of your job search journey. This dynamic duo lends their expertise to address your individual questions and concerns, offering personalized guidance and solutions to the unique obstacles you may be facing.

But that's not all! Dede and Jim go above and beyond by diving into the common challenges faced by job seekers today. Whether you're contemplating a career transition, need guidance on addressing a career gap, or seek to conquer networking and interview fears, Dede and Jim are here to share their expert knowledge, insider tips, and proven strategies that will help you stand out in today's competitive job market.

Don't miss this opportunity to gain invaluable guidance, boost your confidence, and enhance your job search skills, all without spending a dime. Join us and let Dede and Jim help you propel your job search forward!

About the Presenters:

Dede O'Donnell is a certified leadership coach with an emphasis on transitions. After having a great career in HR starting as an Assistant and ending as a Sr. Vice President, she made her own career transition. Dede thought about her passions, went back to school, and is now the Founder and Executive Coach of Rodeo Enterprises. Dede also does pro bono coaching. She says, “I love what I do.”

Dede believes in focusing on what we have, not what we don't, and looking ahead not behind. A great quote: If you're depressed, you're living in the past. If you're anxious, you're living in the future. If you're at peace, you're living in the present.

Jim Yanker is a certified leadership coach with over 30 years of experience in commercial, government, and intelligence communities (IC). Jim has a TS/SCI clearance and retired from the DoD/Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) after which he made his own career transition into coaching. 

Jim has always been passionate about helping clients identify and navigate solutions to their own challenges. This led him to found YANKER COACHING - Build a Better Life, which provides leadership, performance, career, and life coaching to a diverse range of individuals.

In addition to leading Career Coaching Workshops, Jim has facilitated Job Search Accountability Teams for the CNM. He also volunteers as a Support Coach in the Academy for Defense Intelligence (ADI), Coach Skills for Leaders course. Jim just completed work with a government contractor in the IC, where he provided both individual and group coaching at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA).

All CNM events are FREE and OPEN to everyone!

After you register, you will receive an email with the link to join the workshop.

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