SBCS Agenda

We are asking that each attendee (or, you can coordinate with your workplace colleagues) to bring a “best practice” to share for 2-3 minutes during lunch.  It is this sharing that helps everyone to gain new information, perspective, techniques and strategies, so bring your best!  

Agenda: All sessions will be held in Founders’ Dining Room



8:00 - 8:30

Registration in Founders & purchase-your-own coffee/ breakfast in the Dining Commons

8:30 - 8:45

Welcome & Housekeeping

8:45 - 10:00


Session #1
What’s New at LinkedIn: Ryan Zervakos, Relationship Manager at LinkedIn
LinkedIn purchased then Microsoft bought LinkedIn. This is an opportunity to learn for yourself and your students about their many new and robust features! Come with questions for an expert!

10:00 - 10:15


10:15 - 11:15


Session #2
Grant writing in Career Services: Cindy Lewis, California Lutheran University
Get tips on how to secure funding for career programs and services from one of our own who has achieved success in this area.

11:15 - 12:30


Networking & Best Practices Lunch
(bring lunch into Founder’s Dining Room)
Time for networking with colleagues and sharing best practices while we enjoy lunch together.

12:30- 12:45


12:45 - 2:00


Session #3
Student Panel with a Focus on Diverse Backgrounds
Get current on how to best provide career services to students from varied backgrounds. Expect to be touched and encouraged, and to gain an increased understanding of how to better assist the diverse population of students you serve each day.

2:00 - 2:05

Wrap-up and “See you next year!”