This webinar was presented live on October 2, 2019.
Searching for your first dietetics job, returning to the workforce, or looking for your next dietetic career challenge? Landing that dream job can be tough and in an ever-competitive market, with ultra-savvy human resources managers, having the confidence to stand out from the crowd could see your career take flight.
Featuring speakers with decades of experience in hiring and career coaching, this session is designed to provide valuable insight in securing your next job and driving your own career. From finding your career passion, to updating your resume, interviewing stronger, knowing your value, and networking for your future, participants will walk away with practical tools to improve their current prospects.
CPE Level: 1
Learning Need Codes: 1010, 1070, 1130
- 1.2.1 Identifies and takes the appropriate steps to maintain and enhance competence.
- 3.2.2 Participates in professional and personal development activities for career growth and skill enhancement.
- 2.1.3 Tailors message to meet the needs of the target audience.
- Implement 5 strategies to build a standout resume and online career profile.
- Identify 3 strategies to amplify professional confidence with career applications.
- Identify 3 networking tactics to secure a dream job in dietetics.
Stacey Dunn-Emke, MS, RDN
Stacey Dunn-Emke, MS, RDN, has established herself as a successful entrepreneur with her launch of NutritionJobs.com and ExerciseJobs.com in 2000. With NutritionJobs, Stacey commands the growth of her dietetic career business utilizing networking, marketing, sales, development and social media platforms, targeting both job seekers and employers. She continues to be a frequent invited speaker on dietetic career development topics, resume building, and job seeking success for registered dietitians, dietetic technicians and nutrition professionals. Stacey was awarded Outstanding Dietitian by the Bay Area Dietetic Association, Outstanding Dietitian of the Year by ARAMARK, Healthcare Support Services, and Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year by the California Dietetic Association.
Maree Ferguson, RD, MBA, PhD, FAND
Maree Ferguson is the Director of Dietitian Connection, an online global hub for continuing education resources for dietitians. She was previously the Director Nutrition and Dietetics, Princess Alexandra Hospital. Prior to this, Maree worked at an international medical nutrition company in the United States. She has held leadership positions both within the Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA) and the AND. Maree developed the Malnutrition Screening Tool to identify patients at risk of malnutrition, which is used around the world. She has authored over 30 peer-reviewed journal articles. Maree has been awarded the DAA National Award of Merit and the Presidents Innovation Award; and an Australia Day Achievement Award.