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The CBT Business Conference is an opportunity for alumni and current students to leverage Orange relationships to benefit their careers and businesses. This intimate, two-day conference will drive alumni and student success through awareness of university career and entrepreneurship resources, important conversations about workplace trends, and impactful networking opportunities. Talented members of the Orange community will share entrepreneurial tips and tricks, provide opportunities to invest and grow wealth, and help drive professional goals. In addition, students will receive valuable mentoring, advice, and guidance from experienced career coaches and successful alumni. Join us if you are passionate about hiring Orange, investing in Orange, and tapping into the wealth of knowledge within our Orange community.  The CBT Business Conference is sponsored by LinkVisum Consulting Group and Achieve More LLC.

Guest Speaker:

Precious L. Williams

Location:
Joseph I. Lubin House | 11 E 61st Street New York, NY 10065

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Schedule:
Friday, June 10– Day One (Student & Young Alumni focus)

10:00 a.m. Welcome and Networking Breakfast (1870 Room)
10:30 a.m. Start- Up Advice for Young Alumni and Students (Pergament Room)
12:00 p.m. Lunch – Panel Discussion: “A Day in the Life of a Recent College Graduate: Redefining Yourself Post College” (Pergament Room/ 1870 Room)
1:30 p.m. SU Alumni Career Services – Aligning Your Identity & Values with Your Career Story (Pergament Room)
1:30 p.m. SU Career Services – Student Services, Engagement & Career Success (Library)
3:30 p.m. Blackstone Launchpad Overview and Student Showcase (Pergament Room)
5:00 p.m. Perfecting Your Pitch With Precious L. Williams (Pergament Room)
6:00 p.m. Event concludes (Pergament Room)
7:00 p.m. Alumni Networking Mixer (Location TBD)

Saturday, June 11- Day Two (Alumni focus)

10:00 a.m. Welcome and Networking Breakfast (1870 Room)
11:00 a.m. HR Panel Discussion “The Post COVID Workplace” (Pergament Room)
12:00 p.m. Lunch – Panel Discussion: “Funding for Minority Owned Businesses” (Pergament Room/ 1870 Room)
1:30 p.m. SU Alumni Career Services – Aligning Your Identity & Values with Your Career Story/Tips for Resumes, Cover Letters, Interviewing, & Networking (Pergament Room)
2:30 p.m. Business Climate for Diverse Entrepreneurs (Pergament Room)
3:30 p.m. “Transferrable Skills: How to Pivot Your Career at Any Stage” (Pergament Room)
5:00 p.m. CEO Roundtable: “Serial Entrepreneurs Share their Secrets to Creating Wealth” (Pergament Room)
6:00 p.m.  “Three Big  Things You Need To Know About Business Today” (Pergament Room)
6:30 p.m. Closing Reception (1870 Room/ Library)
7:30 p.m. Event Concludes