Read the Breakout Session details below and then select one in the next section.
Empowerment: The Roadmap to Success
This introductory workshop is the first in a series of workshops designed to equip members with a greater awareness of career strategies. The workshop will also provide an opportunity for you to hear from senior and mid-level professionals who will share how soft skills such as networking, fostering relationships, and building bridges are critical for professional growth. Presenter: James Blunt, Administrative Deputy, DPSS
Education and Exam Strategies for Career Growth
Ever wonder about the ‘secret’ or ‘not-so secret’ ways to passing county exams? As a “Forbes Top Employer”, the County will continue to be a top choice for employment, which means growing competition for positions. This session will provide an overview of exam strategies and educational considerations that could increase your chances of successfully passing rigorous county exams. Our future workshops will provide a more interactive, hands on approach. Presenter: Karen Loquet, Assistant Auditor-Controller/CIO
Are you Ready for Retirement?
This session is for every County employee; whether you’re on your way out the door or just starting your County career this 1.5 hour session with experienced LACERA reps will be able to address your LACERA questions, get information navigating the MyLACERA portal, learn about plan basics, and other great important information regarding YOUR retirement. ** Bring your most recent paycheck stub if you have deduction questions. Presenter: LACERA