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Events

Advancing Iterative Learning

Join us as we foster connection and bring together learners and clients at a range of events throughout the year. From conferences to digital webinars, job fairs, and talent recruitment events, we aim to create opportunities to help your organization grow and succeed.

Our Events Menu

Would your team benefit from learning about effective critical thinking strategies or the merits of collaborative leadership? At DeVryWorks, we believe in the power of knowledge and connection combined. Our events are curated to ignite one's career advancement journey, offering insights that resonate with today's professional climate. Interested in hosting an event specially tailored for your team? Check out our events menu to learn more about what each one offers. If you see an event that catches your interest, simply fill out our form to begin the process of hosting your own event!​

Advancing Ambition Events

Unleash your team's potential with our Advancing Ambition events! These events are specifically developed for functional teams, regional groups, business/employee resource groups and many others.  Check out the event options below and complete our form to schedule an event for your team.​

Maximizing Potential

Our [monthly webinar series] discusses everything from the essentials of project management to the importance of mental health, allowing attendees to sample a class. Our thought leaders—from professors, DeVry colleagues, students and alumni share their insights to help equip your teams with tools they can apply to their job today and career path tomorrow. Can't join the live discussion? No worries, we've got you covered. Access on-demand recordings, at your convenience, and sign up for our events newsletter to get the latest delivered to your inbox.​

Advancing Ambition Events For Your Organization

Mapping Your Path to Professional Growth ​

Are your team members ready to take their careers to new heights? Join our upcoming webinar where attendees will discover the secrets to building a robust career framework that can help propel them towards their professional aspirations. We’ll touch on how to strategically map a career path, identify growth opportunities and leverage higher education to prepare to reach one’s desired destination.

 

 

 

 

 

The Power of Critical Thinking: Strengthening Technical Skills in the Digital Workforce ​​

Are your team members looking to adapt and excel in the digital workplace? This webinar is designed for individuals who want to sharpen their technical skills and critical thinking abilities. Join us as we delve into strategies to leverage tools effectively, make informed decisions and stay ahead in today's dynamic digital landscape. ​

 

 

 

 

​The Art of Collaborative Leadership: Fostering Leadership Skills for Professional Growth ​​​

Do you have top talent that’s interested in developing the essential skills to excel as collaborative leaders? Choose this webinar for your team members to gain a deeper understanding of the principles and practices that drive successful collaboration. They’ll learn how to facilitate effective communication, build trust and navigate diverse perspectives, preparing them to pursue collective success in their careers. ​​

Upcoming Events

Mastering Presentations: Storytelling with Confidence
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March 6, 2024

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12:00 p.m. CT

You're wondering, in today's virtual workplace how can you present effectively? Capturing and engaging your audience when there are so many distractions takes skill and confidence. Regardless of the number of presentations you've given, this event will offer insightful tools and techniques to deliver impactful presentations that leave your audience with clear direction and a lasting impression.

 

 

Streamline Your Workflow: PowerPoint Tips and Tricks
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March 27, 2024

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2:00 p.m. CT

Join us for an interactive webinar where we share valuable tips and tricks to sharpen your PowerPoint skills. Learn how to use PowerPoint more efficiently and discover ways to boost your productivity with helpful features you may not know exist. Get ready to streamline your workflow and become a PowerPoint power user!


 

 

The DeVry Difference
 
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April 17, 2024

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2:00 p.m. CT

Join us to get a sneak peek into DeVry where you'll hear directly from Professor Bonnie Rucks about how she engages students using online tools and what a typical class experience might look like. Explore the benefits we offer, from our flexible schedule options to our tight-knit and supportive community and discover why DeVry could be the perfect fit for your educational journey! 

 

 

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Talent Aquisition

Virtual Career Fairs

Looking to recruit and network with our students and alumni?

Reach out to participate in virtual career fairs, post jobs, search resumes, schedule interviews and more.

Download our guide and connect with candidates today!

Learn more about
Virtual Career Fairs

Past Events

Leaders Aren't Mind Readers: Mastering the Art of Managing Up

November 2023

Are you looking to grow in your organization but not sure of the first step? It's time to communicate your value to those who can help you elevate in your role: your leaders. Join us as we cover effective strategies for building strong relationships and positioning yourself for success. Don't miss this opportunity to learn how to navigate the complexities of management and organizational structure while advocating for yourself.

Critical Thinking: Your Project Management Superpower?

December 2023

Are you looking to elevate your skills to meet the demands of today's dynamic work environment? In this enlightening session, we’ll explore how you can strategically incorporate critical thinking into your workflows. Learn practical strategies on how to overcome common challenges that can hinder effective decision-making.

 

 

AI Advantage: The Human Factor

January 2024 

AI tools have become a game-changer, transforming the way we work. Yet it's been proven that AI is only as effective as the instructions given by its users. In this session, we will discuss AI's integration into a variety of industries, highlighting its potential to enhance human skills and problem solving.

 

 

Career Advancement: Empowering Your Professional Growth

October 2023

As the year draws to a close, it's natural to pause and reflect on how you can effectively promote your professional growth during checkpoints with your leader. Join us for an empowering session focused on strategic development planning and skill enhancement. We'll delve into the courage of professional vulnerability and the art of self-advocacy. We'll also explore key skills sought by today's leaders.

Digital Networking: Strategies for Online Relationship Building

September 2023

Building professional relationships online can seem like a daunting task, but if you apply an effective strategy, it can be a powerful force for your career advancement. Join us as our panel offers tips and insights for amplifying your digital presence and crafting strong connections with other professionals in digital spaces.

Sample a Class: Decoding Communication Styles

August 2023

We all have our own ways of communicating, and every style is valid. And being able to communicate effectively is just as crucial as understanding what others are trying to say. Learn diverse styles and strategies to become an exceptional communicator.

Bridging the Gap: Navigating Multi-Generational Teams

July 2023

Eighty-seven percent of U.S. workers say a multi-generational workforce increases innovation and problem-solving.* With each generation coming with its own unique qualities, what can be done to ensure that we can effectively leverage all of these diverse skills, experiences and perspectives? Join us as we dive into these dynamics and discover strategies to enhance collaboration and communication.

Great Leadership: Essential Skills for Every Career Journey

June 2023

Being a great leader is a critical skill for success in any career path. Whether you're just starting out or you're an experienced professional, there are always opportunities to improve your leadership abilities. Join us as we will explore the essential skills that make a great leader, and how you can develop and strengthen these skills to lead in your role.

Innovative Solutions to the Cyber Talent Gap

May 2023

As we think about constructing tech career paths, how do we create a diverse workforce that is tech trained and ready to be activated in the workplace? And how do we get better at moving the talent we do have, through careers within an organization? Join senior executives from Ernst and Young, KPMG, Splunk and Revature for a dialogue on how organizations are making an impact on the tech and cybersecurity talent gap.

Mental Health Strategies for Your Busy Life

May 2023

Mental health, while an important component of an overall healthy life, can sometimes be placed on the backburner—especially when you’re balancing school, work and life. Join us as we explore the impacts of stress and anxiety and offer strategies for taking care of your mental health.

Sample a Class: Data-Backed Decision Making

April 2023

Want to help take your organization to the next level and increase customer satisfaction? A great way to gain insight on what’s working is through data analytics. Learn how big data can help inform business decisions as well as the common tools you can use to hone your own analytical skills.

Be The Ally

March 2023

You're looking to be a great coworker and friend and wondering how you can be an ally. But what is allyship and how can you make a difference? Join us as we discuss the ways you can advocate for inclusivity and acceptance within your organization.

Sample a Class: Project Management

February 2023

Regardless of your position, project management skills are used in every field. Project management strategies and tools can help you to meet goals and deliver work more efficiently and effectively. Join a DeVry professor as they share some of the most useful tactics and how you can apply them to your own role.

New Year, New You: Accelerate Your Career Growth in 2023

January 2023

It's the start of a new year, and you have made it your personal goal to advance in your career.  Learn how to implement effective goal-setting strategies, craft your mission statement, and develop a brand identity that highlights all the best aspects of “You™.”

The Future of Cyber: Activating Underutilized Talent

December 2022

The need for skilled cyber professionals is creating a unique opportunity for leaders. A relatively newer organizational function means leaders can and need to think differently about building their cyber ranks. There is no one-size-fits-all pathway to cyber, it’s unique to each person and organization.   Curating, reskilling and upskilling cyber corps should be a creative endeavor. Join a panel of experts as they debate ways to close the cyber workforce gap with diverse perspectives and experiences.

How To Create a Career Plan

December 2022 

You know you want to grow professionally, which is a critical first step in career building, but you need to create an actionable plan. Join us to see how to discover your interests, tap into your strengths, identify specific career goals and utilize an easy-to-use tool for personalized career planning.

Sample a Class: Critical Thinking

November 2022

You've heard of the term "critical thinking" but what does it actually mean and how can it impact your career? It's a multi-faceted way of evaluating a topic from a rational lens in an effort to form a conclusion. November 9 is your chance to sample a popular DeVry course on critical thinking with a DeVry University professor. They'll go over the foundation of the subject as well as show how critical thinking can be applied to everyday life.

Funding Your Education: What You Need To Know

October 2022

You want to continue your education, but you’re unclear how to work through the financial details. For some people that might mean understanding your organization’s tuition reimbursement benefit, since less than 10% of workers at companies that offer tuition reimbursement use the benefit.* For others, it might be some form of financial aid.

Do you know all the funding options that may be available to you?** Join our DeVry representatives from admissions and student central as they share essential information on grants, scholarships, employer education programs and federal assistance that may be available.***

*Wall Street Journal
**DeVry University Financial Aid Information
***Student loans, grants and scholarships are available to those who apply and qualify

Turn Your Talents into Strengths

September 2022

Did you know that people who use their strengths every day are 3x as likely to report having an excellent quality of life and 6x as likely to be engaged at work? What are your strengths and how can you use them to thrive in your career? Join us to learn how to turn your talents into strengths.

Maximizing Potential | A Day in the Life of…

August 2022

You have a vision for your future and your eyes set on what you want next. Are you ready to take the steps to help advance your personal and professional growth? 

Join us for a live conversation with leadership, technology and digital health professionals. You'll get first-hand accounts of what possible career advancement in these fields entails, get tips on how to continue your own career journey and learn how you can prepare for what’s next. 

Sample a Class: Equitable Decision Making

July 2022

You make hundreds of choices every day, but how often do you consider how your decisions impact the lives of others? Join us as we delve into the topic of decision-making from an equity-focused lens. In addition to gaining a new perspective, you’ll also experience what it’s like to participate in a class at DeVry.

Turn Your Talents into Strengths

September 2022

Did you know that people who use their strengths every day are 3x as likely to report having an excellent quality of life and 6x as likely to be engaged at work? What are your strengths and how can you use them to thrive in your career? Join us to learn how to turn your talents into strengths.

Maximizing Potential | A Day in the Life of…

August 2022

You have a vision for your future and your eyes set on what you want next. Are you ready to take the steps to help advance your personal and professional growth? 

Join us for a live conversation with leadership, technology and digital health professionals. You'll get first-hand accounts of what possible career advancement in these fields entails, get tips on how to continue your own career journey and learn how you can prepare for what’s next. 

Sample a Class: Equitable Decision Making

July 2022

You make hundreds of choices every day, but how often do you consider how your decisions impact the lives of others? Join us as we delve into the topic of decision-making from an equity-focused lens. In addition to gaining a new perspective, you’ll also experience what it’s like to participate in a class at DeVry.

Ready for Career Growth: Think Like a Project Manager

June 2022

You’re ready to move your career to the next level and considering using education as a mechanism for that growth. So where do you get started? Try thinking like a Project Manager! Join us as we use the “Four P’s” project management framework to map how you can use learning to achieve your career goals. Added bonus, you’ll walk away with a project management approach you can apply to your job today.