Mind Your Career: Harnessing the Entrepreneur Within
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 | 12:00-1:00 pm Central Time
What does it mean to be an entrepreneur? Since the start of our country, entrepreneurship has been a celebrated endeavor of the strong-willed, free-spirited, and thick-skinned. With the rise of technology and social media, now more than ever it is possible to be an entrepreneur - even if you work for someone else. During this webinar, we’ll examine how the definition of entrepreneurship is shifting, and 10 ways that you can harness entrepreneurial thinking to empower yourself and those around you.
Whether you work solo or within an organization, cultivating an entrepreneur’s mindset can help you to:
- Become a more effective trouble-shooter
- Reframe and leverage failures to your benefit
- Expand your network with purpose and authenticity
About the Presenter, Dee Heffernan, AB'05
Dee lives in Barrington, IL with her wife, 3 young daughters (5,5 and 9 months), dogs, chickens, cat, and an amateur woodworking hobby that keeps the Home Depot in business.