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Professional Development Week

Save the Date: Feb. 27 - March 3, 2023

Join W&M alumni, students, parents, faculty, staff and friends for an inspiring week to help you grow in your professional life! Virtual panels and workshops will connect you with experts to explore pressing topics, from ”quiet quitting” to negotiation to emotional intelligence to navigating your career in a changing economy. Networking events in person and online will help you build your connections.

Whether you are just starting your career or have decades of experience, are looking to advance in your current role or find a new position, or if you have advice to share with others — don’t miss this great opportunity to connect with and leverage your lifelong W&M network for professional success! #OneTribeOneNetwork

For a sample of what this week has to offer, explore prior years’ sessions:

Professionals Week 2022: Rethinking Your Relationship with Work

In this series of virtual events, experts addressed topics such as redesigning your career path, managing today’s workforce challenges and building community in your workplace. Read a recap of the week’s events.

Professionals Week 2021: Navigating the Changing Workplace Together

Virtual sessions brought the W&M community together to explore how professionals can build skills and connections to successfully navigate this time of uncertainty. Read a recap of the week’s events.