Meetings

Catherine-JohnsOur meetings are held at two different locations from 6:15-8:30pm at the Glenview Public Library (1930 Glenview Rd) and in Oak Brook at McDonald’s Hamburger University (2715 Jorie Blvd).  There are typically 50-120 attendees at each meeting. The meeting agenda is typically:

  • 6:15-6:30   Open networking
  • 6:30-6:45   Meeting announcements
  • 6:45-7:35   Keynote presentation topic
  • 7:35-8:30   Small group networking

During the small group networking each members get an opportunity to their their background,, what they’re looking for and target companies of interest to them. This often leads to warm introductions into companies that you can’t get traction with on your own. Please bring 20 copies of your handbill or resume to these sessions. 

There are no upfront membership fees to join NSENG– just pay $20 at the door for each meeting that you attend.

Upcoming events include:

  • Mon Feb 18, 6:15-8:30pm at the Glenview LibraryJOHN KENNEDY (executive brain coach) presents on “How to train your brain to perform better during interviews & networking meetings” plus a round of networking.
  • Tue Feb 19, 6:15-8:30pm at McDonald’s Hamburger Univ in Oak Brook (rm 136)— THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
  • Mon Mar 4, 6:15-8:30pm at the Glenview LibraryELIOT SHAPIRO (presentation coach) presents on “How to speak with greater confidence during interviews & networking meetings” plus a job search Q&A session led by Marty Gilbert.
  • Mon Mar 18, 6:15-8:30pm at the Glenview LibraryWAYNE BRIETBARCH (LinkedIn author & expert) conducts a 1hr 45min workshop on “Developing a weekly LinkedIn game plan to your next job”. There will be no networking as the entire will be devoted to the workshop. Please arrive early as the room fills up and admission stops once we reach 160.
  • Tue Mar 19, 6:15-8:30pm at the old McDonald’s Hamburger UnivKAY McBREARTY (executive coach) presents on “How to get unstuck in the job search” plus a round of networking.