Careers in Local and State Government Event @ University of Southern California State Capitol Center
Feb 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Careers and Upward Mobility in Local and State Government

Highlighting the diversity of employment opportunities in State and Local Government

February 21, 2018
5:30 – 8:00 pm

University of Southern California State Capitol Center
1800 I Street
Sacramento, CA 95811

Speakers with local and state experience will provide tips on how to navigate government employment opportunities. You’ll learn about the diversity of employment opportunities, how to navigate interview processes and how to climb the career ladder.

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Tomorrow’s Department Head Forum @ Old Credit Union Building
Mar 1 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

The City/County Managers Associations of San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties presents Tomorrow’s Department Head Forum. The forum brings together city managers, current department heads, and executive recruiters for a day of learning what it takes to move to the next level. Aspiring department directors and deputies should attend.

Apply online by January 11, 2018

Preference for will be given to employees who work with an agency located in Santa Clara or San Mateo counties.

Last day to submit an application is January 11, 2018. Selected applicants will be notified by February 1, 2018, and will be provided a link to register and pay the $80 fee.

Tomorrow’s Dept Head Forum Flyer


8:30 am Breakfast/Registration
9:00 am Welcome
9:10 am Overview and Introductions
10:00 am Panel # 1 – Different Journeys Department Director:
Perspectives from Public Works, Police, and Administrative Services
11:30 am  Panel # 2 – How to Get There:
A Chief Executive, HR Director, and Executive Recruiter Perspective
12:45 pm Lunch, Conversations & Headshots
2:00 pm  Scenarios: What would a Department Head Do?
3:15 pm  Speed Coaching
4:30 pm Wrap-up
5:00 pm Wine and Cheese Reception