Business of the Business Series
USITT's Business of the Business Webinar series is geared to assist freelance theatre technicians as they embark on the world of business management.
Navigate Your Path
Elements for Successful Recruitment
When: April 28, 5:00 PM (Eastern Standard Time)
Presented by: Irene Byrne Ohl
entertainment industry veteran, Founder l CE of piVot2
a bespoke entertainment industry recruiting firm
Bio: With more than 35 years of experience in the entertainment construction business, Irene Byrne Ohl is a senior-level strategist in business development, marketing, communications and talent recruiting; co-founded four theatre equipment companies Irene graduated from UC’s College-Conservatory of Music
with a BFA in Opera/Musical Theatre Technical
Course description: This course is designed for those seeking to strengthen their employment search tool kit. The course will explore the search, recruitment, interview, job offer and contract negotiation experience with an emphasis on preparing for your best presentation.
At the end of the course, the student will know:
1) How to strengthen their resume and interview skills
2) How to navigate the hiring process
3) How to evaluate a job offer and negotiate an employment contract
4) The value of networking and paying it forward