September 23-27, 2019
The Mariner of the Seas, Royal Caribbean Ship
Don't miss this unique opportunity to learn, make connections, and have fun!
Get the best conference value in the careers industry! Registration includes all sessions and networking events.
CALL FOR SPEAKERS!
Proposals must be submitted via the NRWA's official online form by February 4, 2019.
The National Resume Writers Association is accepting speaking proposals focusing on best practices and trends in the resume writing industry for its 2019 conference. Presenting at the conference is a great way to showcase your expertise and your business and generate interest in your services among potential partners and clients. We invite you to submit your proposal online through the link provided.
BENEFITS OF PRESENTING AT THE 2019 NRWA CONFERENCE
Deadline for speaking proposals: February 4, 2019, 10 p.m., ET
CALL FOR SPEAKERS FAQs
The NRWA is the only nonprofit, member-driven resume writers’ organization in the world. The mission of the NRWA is to increase the visibility of the industry, encourage ethical practices, promote excellence, and raise industry standards through peer marketing and training. Conference attendees include:
WHAT TO CONSIDER IN SELECTING YOUR TOPIC
In deciding upon your presentation topic, remember that conference attendees are particularly interested in ideas that they can readily implement in their businesses. Consider the following ideas:
TOPICS TO CONSIDER
The following ideas were selected from the NRWA post- and preconference surveys and reflect topics of immediate interest to conference attendees. This is not a list from which you must choose; it is provided to assist and inspire you as you consider topics and develop your presentation content. New and innovative topic ideas are welcome!
Sales & Marketing
LinkedIn & Social Media
PRESENTATION FORMATS TO CONSIDER
Please note: all submissions will be considered for a 60-90-minute breakout session. You may wish to consider one of the following formats:
HOW TO SUBMIT A PROPOSAL
Complete the NRWA’s online proposal form by February 4, 2019.
HOW PROPOSALS ARE SELECTED
Proposals are reviewed and selected by the NRWA Conference Program Planning Committee. The NRWA Certification Chair will also review presentations that specifically pertain to resume writing.
TIMELINE FOR SUBMISSIONS AND FINALIZATION
Please note: Because the proposal review and proofing process is time-consuming, it is critical that you meet the deadlines below. Presentation material received after the specified dates cannot be included in conference materials and will not be available to attendees unless you provide them at the time of the event.
Additionally, due to the nature of this unique conference venue, once speakers have been notified of acceptance to present at the conference, registration for the cruise will be required with return of the signed contract.
Jennifer C. Thornton, Executive Director
The National Résumé Writers' Association
9 Newport Drive, Suite 200, Forest Hill, MD 21050
P: 877-843-6792 ext. 151 | F: 443-640-1031
Nancy Grant, MS – 2019 Conference Program Planning Chair
Regional Career & Employment Services