Laura M. Labovich, Fortune 500 Job Search Contributor
As Chief Career Strategist of Aspire! Empower!, a career strategy firm in DC, Laura empowers mid-level professionals and aspiring executives to reach their career goals, by partnering with them to develop proactive, targeted, and effective job search marketing plans that increase campaign momentum and achieve breakthrough results!
Prior to launching her own practice, Laura recruited nationwide for the highly competitive Walt Disney World College Program, and led the recreation staffing efforts for Disney's Typhoon Lagoon and Disney's Blizzard Beach water parks
At America Online, Inc., she designed, developed, and launched the first-ever company-wide college internship program, and coached hundreds of employees--from entry-level to executive--in areas such as career development, employee relations, communication effectivenss, and organizational development.
In 2010, Laura launched Career Cafe of Bethesda in Maryland--a WaggleForce.com inspired career club--which now boasts more than 50 regular members who say the meetings have "a lot of energy,"; and tout topics as "wonderfully useful" with one member proudly stating that she is "gradually getting unstuck in her job search!"
Laura is an avid social media enthusiast, a Careerealism-Approved Expert, and contributor to the Twitter Advice Project (T.A.P.) via www.careerealism.com. www.linkedin.com/in/lauralabovich and follow her on Twitter @LauraLabovich.
Articles by Laura M. Labovich
- Benefits of a Fortune 500 Internship
Smart companies hire interns. And, Fortune 500 companies hire more than most (in fact, statistics show that approximately 80% of the top 100 Fortune 500 companies employ them).
- Fortune 500 Job Fair: Beyond "Please Apply Online"
How can you - an eager, qualified, savvy job seeker - get more benefit out of this opportunity and, hopefully, circumvent the "black hole" known as the corporate Website that Fortune 500 companies appear to be so dependent upon?
- Fortune 500 Recruiter Interview - Time Warner Cable
Laura Labovich's interview with Seth Feit, Regional Vice President of Human Resources, Carolina Region, of Time Warner Cable. Read this to find out what he recommends.
- Fortune 500 Recruiter Interview - Western Union
Laura Labovich's interview with Chris Brabec, Director of Leadership Talent Acquisition, and Julie Rulis, Senior Corporate Recruiter, Western Union. Learn what they recommend.
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