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June Chapter Meeting: Breaking into a Career in Talent Development

  • 06/21/2018
  • 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
  • Zenith Insurance Company, 21255 Califa Street, Woodland Hills, CA 91367


  • $125 + $10 = $135 - $35 = $100
    12 months of membership
  • For members of ATD-OC, ATD-SD, ISPI-LA and ISPI-OC.

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Are you a recent graduate, in career transition, or interested in exploring employment in the field of talent development? Spend an evening with ATD-LA networking with others with shared interests and learn important steps needed to break into this growing industry.

Learning Objectives

  • Compare key differences in career paths within talent development
  • Understand the educational background and critical skills needed for career success in the field of talent development
  • Explore ways to market your existing strengths and accomplishments to align with your target career interests
About your presenter: Laurie Firestone Siedelman is the National Director of Learning & Development for Zenith Insurance Company, where she is responsible for the design and implementation of organization and people development initiatives that support the strategic priorities of the business.  As an internal coach and consultant, Laurie partners with leaders to develop tools and processes that optimize the quality and effectiveness of the Zenith workforce through leadership and executive development, communication, training programs and employee engagement activities.

Prior to Zenith, Laurie worked in healthcare and for many years in higher education building educational, career and leadership development programs resulting in individuals and businesses reaching their maximum potential.

Laurie has a M.S. in Rehabilitation Counseling from San Diego State University and is a Society for Human Resource Management Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP). She currently serves as the Director of Workshops & Events for the Association for Talent Development – Los Angeles Chapter.

Coming straight from the office with no time to eat? Don't worry - pizza will be available for all attendees! Let us know your slice preference when registering.

 ATD-LA is recognized by SHRM to offer SHRM-CP or SHRMSCP professional development credits (PDCs). This program is valid for 2 PDCs. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit shrmcertification.org.

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Location: Zenith Insurance Company, 21255 Califa Street, Woodland Hills, CA 91367


  • Complimentary parking is available in the visitor parking lot accessed from the main entry on Califa Street (near the flagpole). Street parking is also available.
Important: Pre-registration is required. Attendee names must be submitted to the Zenith security team no later than the morning of the event. Please allow a few extra minutes to check in with the Zenith Security staff, located in the main lobby of the building.

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ATD-Los Angeles Chapter
9852 W. Katella Ave. #187
Anaheim, CA 92804
Chapter Code: CH8028

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