SPEAKING TOPIC: GETTING FROM COLLEGE TO CAREER

What common mistakes do new grads make when applying for jobs and when they arrive in the workplace? What does it really take to find and win the job of your dreams?

In this interactive, action-oriented keynote, New York Times best-selling author Lindsey Pollak shares the job search success secrets she’s learned from recruiters, young professionals and her own successful career. Students will leave this session with increased confidence and actionable strategies for building their personal brands, networking, interviewing and more.

What does it take to transition successfully from college to the real world?



Audiences will learn how to:

Avoid the biggest mistake in career prep and job hunting.

Build their brand online and offline.

Network like a pro (even if you think you hate networking).

Persist — without being a pest.



Undergraduate Students

Business School Students

Graduate School Students

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Undergraduate Students

Business School Students

Graduate School Students

Recommended Audiences

Keynote 

Corporate Training Workshop

Webinar

Available Formats

New York Times bestselling author

Media commentator on Millennials for The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The TODAY Show, CNN, NPR and other national new outlets

Speaks to 70-80 audiences each year across the US, Canada and the UK

15+ years experience as a consultant, professional speaker and corporate trainer for more than 250 organizations across a wide range of industries

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Meet Lindsey

New York Times bestselling author

Media commentator on Millennials for The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The TODAY Show, CNN, NPR and other national new outlets

Speaks to 70-80 audiences each year across the US, Canada and the UK

15+ years experience as a consultant, professional speaker and corporate trainer for more than 250 organizations across a wide range of industries

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Meet Lindsey

"LINDSEY POLLAK IS THE BEST GEN Y SPEAKER I’VE EVER HEARD."

Shelia Curran, Former Executive Director - Duke University Career Center 

"LINDSEY POLLAK IS THE BEST GEN Y SPEAKER I’VE EVER HEARD."

Shelia Curran, Former Executive Director - Duke University Career Center 

"LINDSEY IS A FANTASTIC SPEAKER — ONE OF THE BEST I’VE SEEN — AND SHE CONNECTS INSTANTLY WITH A COLLEGE AUDIENCE. SHE HAS BETTER TIPS AND INSIGHTS FOR GEN Y STUDENTS THAN ANYONE ELSE."

Heather Krasana, Director of Career Services - Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health 

Heather Krasana, Director of Career Services - Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health 

"LINDSEY IS A FANTASTIC SPEAKER — ONE OF THE BEST I’VE SEEN — AND SHE CONNECTS INSTANTLY WITH A COLLEGE AUDIENCE. SHE HAS BETTER TIPS AND INSIGHTS FOR GEN Y STUDENTS THAN ANYONE ELSE."

"IN AN EVER-COMPLEX MULTIGENERATIONAL WORK ENVIRONMENT, LINDSEY’S INSIGHTS AND ADVICE RESONATED WITH EMPLOYEES AT ALL STAGES IN THEIR CAREERS. OUR EMPLOYEES ARE STILL BUZZING ABOUT HER PRESENTATION!"

Andy Yost, Chief Marketing Officer, Gannet | USA Today Network

Andy Yost, Chief Marketing Officer - Gannet | USA Today Network









"IN AN EVER-COMPLEX MULTIGENERATIONAL WORK ENVIRONMENT, LINDSEY’S INSIGHTS AND ADVICE RESONATED WITH EMPLOYEES AT ALL STAGES IN THEIR CAREERS. OUR EMPLOYEES ARE STILL BUZZING ABOUT HER PRESENTATION!"

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for all audiences, all levels

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How to Attract, Retain and Manage Millennial and Gen Z Talent

for corporate and law firm leaders

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