EVENTS

Look for MBO Partners at these Upcoming Events

We regularly host and participate in a number of industry events. Check back often to see where MBO Partners will be speaking, exhibiting, and hosting events throughout the year.

FEATURED EVENT - Building Your Independent Brand - Session 1

June 11, 2020
2PM EDT

Virtual Event: Register here!

In this exclusive Q&A-style session, Chief Talent Officer Amy O'Donnell will give insights about how to ensure your online presence best reflects your experience and the work you want to do. You'll get valuable tips to guarantee the market sees you as the qualified independent professional that you are and help to give you the control to do the work you love, the way you want.

This is the first session in our three-part series, "Building Your Independent Brand."

In this webinar, you’ll learn:

  • Marketing and enhancing your online presence across multiple channels, including LinkedIn, your website, the MBO marketplace, and search engines
  • What skills are currently most in demand for independent workers
  • Easy techniques to describe yourself in the best way to appeal to clients, and the systems they use to find talent
  • And much more

View our upcoming events below.

Webinar: Developing and Marketing Your Online Presence as an Independent Consultant

Virtual Event: Register here!

June 11, 2020 at 2 PM EDT

Speaker: Amy O’Donnell, Chief Talent Officer, MBO Partners

In this Q&A-style webinar, we will share tips and tricks on how to shape and enhance your digital presence as an independent consultant or self-employed professional. This is the first session of our three-part “Building Your Independent Brand” series.

We will discuss:

  • Marketing and enhancing your online presence across multiple channels, including LinkedIn, your website, the MBO marketplace, and search engines
  • What skills are currently most in demand for independent workers
  • Easy techniques to describe yourself in the best way to appeal to clients, and the systems they use to find talent
  • And much more
Amy O'Donnell

Webinar: Achieving Organizational Success in a Post-COVID-19 Workplace

Virtual Event: Register here!

June 16, 2020 at 2 PM EDT

Speakers: Ken Schlechter, Owner of Kenneth Michael Consulting Services, and Bryan Peña, Chief of Market Strategy, MBO Partners

Join change management expert and MBO Advantage member Kenneth Schlechter, owner of Kenneth Michael Consulting Services LLC, and MBO’s Chief of Market Strategy Bryan Peña as they discuss how organizations can be better engaged, increase communication and accountability, and re-confirm Senior Management’s commitment to driving organizational success.

Key takeaways from this webinar will include: 

  • What will the work landscape look like?
  • Will hiring change and allow companies to go for the best candidate regardless of location?
  • Will companies rely on more people to work from home to save on real estate costs?
  • Will this be a positive or a negative for organizations engaging independent talent?
Ken Schlechter

Webinar: Building an Agile Workforce in a Post-COVID World

Virtual Event: Register here!

June 17, 2020 at 1:00 PM EDT

Speakers: Miles Everson, CEO of MBO Partners, and Bryan Peña, Chief of Market Strategy, MBO Partners

In this exclusive webinar, join MBO Partners CEO Miles Everson and Chief of Market Strategy Bryan Peña to hear the latest thought leadership on how COVID-19 is changing the global workforce.

You’ll also discover what you can do today to set your company up for success in the coming recovery.

Miles Everson

Webinar: Growing Beyond Your Network – Marketing Your Skills as an Independent Consultant

Virtual Event: Register here!

July 16, 2020 at 2 PM EDT

Speaker: Amy O’Donnell, Chief Talent Officer, MBO Partners

In this webinar, the second in our three-part “Building Your Independent Brand” series, Chief Talent Officer Amy O’Donnell shares insights on how to best leverage your background and experience to market yourself as an independent professional.

Join this session and you’ll learn:

  • How to translate your skills into saleable assets for independent consulting work
  • What makes a good independent consulting resume?
  • Tips to market yourself to prospective clients and stand out from other professionals in your space
  • How to follow up and drive sales in a crowded market, and more
Amy O'Donnell

Webinar: Think Like a Recruiter – What You Need to Know to Get the Attention of Big Brands

Virtual Event: Register here!

August 20, 2020 at 2 PM EDT

Speaker: Amy O’Donnell, Chief Talent Officer, MBO Partners

In this webinar, the final in our three-part “Building Your Independent Brand” series, Chief Talent Officer Amy O’Donnell draws on her more than two decades of experience to give real-life tips about what works (and what doesn’t) when applying for independent consulting projects.

Join this session to learn:

  • What recruiters look for in their 30-second resume review
  • How to discuss your rate up front and how to to read between the lines of a job description
  • Negotiation tips for getting the next project and how to close the deal during the final interview
  • What NOT to do if you want the project, and more

 

Amy O'Donnell

SIA CWS Summit

September 14-15, 2020
Dallas, Texas

MBO will be highly involved in the annual CWS Summit, the largest peer-to-peer networking event for contingent workforce professionals. This event features case studies and real-world solutions for the evolving challenges in managing today’s workforce solutions program. Whether your program is new and in search of tools to get started or mature and needing to evolve to the next level, the Summit offers content for all.

SIA Collaboration in the Gig Economy

September 15-17, 2020
Dallas, Texas

Join MBO at the convergence of talent and technology at SIA’s Collaboration in the Gig Economy event. Work is no longer defined as direct hire or contingent and all iterations of how, when and where people choose to work require new ways of managing talent programs. Problem-solve alongside all players in the talent supply chain and gain impactful strategies on how to maximize the value in your own program.

MBO Client of Choice

Spring, 2020

MBO Partners will hold the 9th iteration of this exclusive, invitation-only event. Designed for senior executives who are interested in current trends, issues and opportunities for engaging top independent professionals. The highly interactive day will include workshops on and in-depth discussion around the latest data, issues, practices and predictions pertaining to the evolving independent workforce and what it takes to be their Client of Choice. Be on the lookout for a finalized date and location.