Seminars

Would you like to organize a seminar or event in your city? Contact your local Chapter Leader.

If you missed a seminar you were interested in, you can find the registration here.

Industry 4.0 e Digital Transformation: modelli organizzativi e professioni verso la leadership della conoscenza

Digital transformation and new technologies will lead to deep-rooted and far-reaching transformations in working methods, market approach, know-how management and wealth distribution.

Companies will be founded on distributed intelligence/skills. This change will steer the transition process: from an episodic phenomenon to a continuous one. Faced with a phenomenon of this scope, various questions arise involving a variety of disciplinary areas, including the organization of jobs and professions.

A seminar by Right Management, a strategic consulting firm at HR-Manpower Group. Open to BAA Members and their guests.

Quali carriere nel settore Non Performing Loans

Career Advice has organized an informational and orientation seminar in the professional sector of "non-performing loans" in the banking system. A focus on professions with new opportunities. For Members with at least 3 years of professional experience.

For Alumni with a few years of professional experience and recent graduates who would like more information who may enter the profession or are interested in professional development.

Changes in the Market and Evolving Industries: Oil

How has the economic setting changed and what are the repercussions on an important career sector for Bocconi Alumni?

This seminar is for Alumni working in the industry who would like to debate and exchange information, as well as anyone interested in learning about it for the first time, with the aim of possibly entering the field professionally.

With the participation of Serena Zaninetta, Right Management/Manpower Group, and Domenico Francesco Floro, Co-Founder and Managing Principal of F&P Energy Services & Management Consulting Srl and Bocconi Alumnus.

The Mentoring Chance

Mentoring is truly an opportunity: both for anyone seeking an expert voice giving advice and for anyone interested in applying to be a Mentor.

A Mentor can be a key figure in a person’s growth and learning. The Mentoring Chance will explain what Mentoring is, how it works, why it’s useful and when it can help during a professional career.

Two Mentors and two Mentees will openly talk about their experiences, answering questions from the audience.

The moderator will be Laura Bruno, HR Director Sanofi Italy and Malta and Board Member for the Career area.
Guest speaker: Paolo Gallo, HR Director of the World Economic Forum.

Career Planning: How to understand and manage your career from a headhunter’s point of view

How should you direct your professional career? What choices should be made? Is the work we perform suitable?

Planning your professional career is a creative process that is developed amongst uncertainty, choices to be made and times to reflect, during which many expectations are invested, regardless of your age or experience. 

Led by Claudio Ceper, former Egon Zehnder International senior advisor and Bocconi Alumnus.

The job interview: Winning strategies from a headhunter’s point of view

How can you best prepare for a job interview? What are the most common mistakes? How can you be sure of yourself? 

Here are the answers, from an International Executive Search Senior’s point of view.   

Job interviews often represent a decisive moment in your professional career. During the interview, various topics are discussed that can influence a possible job and avoiding making mistakes becomes essential.

With Claudio Ceper, former Egon Zehnder International senior advisor and Bocconi Alumnus, we will role play a job interview with a potential candidate, analyzing the most common mistakes made during the interview and providing advice and suggestions to participants on how to best carry out a job interview.

The Perfect Career

What are the secrets to manage at best your professional career? Which are the insights for a taylor-made career, that may reflect your own expectations?

After "The Job Interview" and "Career Planning" seminars, a new format first tested in 2014 and launched today with the title "The Perfect Career".

The seminar aims to report the results of several international studies and some direct experiences of executive search and career counselling by Claudio Ceper (ex senior advisor at Egon Zehnder International), in order to help participants to organize their own network, the contacts with headhunters and the interviews with companies.

Career Consultancy: Maximize Your Role

How to create an individual action plan aimed at professional development through: analysis of skills you possess; understanding the “value” of professionalism and defining your position on the market. Participation is free.

The change in the Italian economic market and sectors that evolve: Banking

How has the economic setting changed and what are the repercussions on an important career sector for Bocconi Alumni?

Changes of several professions in the sector and possible repercussions in other sectors or positions.
Led by Marco Tagliabue, Managing Director of Corium S.r.l., and a leader in outplacement, Bocconi Alumnus.

Changes in the Market and Evolving Industries: Energy

How has the economic setting changed and what are the repercussions on an important career sector for Bocconi Alumni?

This seminar is for Alumni working in the industry who would like to debate and exchange information, as well as anyone interested in learning about it for the first time, with the aim of possibly entering the field professionally.

With the participation of Serena Zaninetta, Right Management/Manpower Group, and Domenico Francesco Floro, former Manager at ERG Supply&Trading and Bocconi Alumnus.

Web Reputation: Building and monitoring credibility on social media

In the era of Social Networks, positive or negative information is constantly available to everyone. How to make use of the right tools to manage the complexity of the internet. Career Advice and Manpower together for a free seminar.

Career Consultancy: fixing the new role

The entry to a new company or a role change can imply some variations in one's professional and private life. What are the main problems that could come up when entering a new context? What are the actions required to make the change for efficient and fruitful?

The seminar "Fixing the new role: how to best manage the professional change", created thanks to the collaboration of ManpowerGroup and Career Advice, offers a career coaching experience in order to support the individual professional growth and allows to face in the best way the company change.

The format is structured with the support and the supervision of a ManpowerGroup's Career Advisor and includes the active participation of the candidates, who will receive tasks to be fulfilled autonomously.

From Manager to Entrepreneur: the "leap" to starting your own business

Plenary meeting to get ideas and learn about the experiences of Claudio Ceper, longtime Partner at Egon Zehnder International and Bocconi Alumnus.

Approaching the job market from an outplacement point of view: Reasons and personal branding

How was outplacement created and how does it work? When should it be approached and what should expectations be? What are suggestions for preparing a personal brand: one perspective and various approaches.

Led by Marco Tagliabue, Managing Director of Corium S.r.l., and a leader in outplacement, Bocconi Alumnus.

Building your professional identity and job interviews: advice from a a company HR manager

What’s the best way to tackle a job interview at a company? What does HR look for in a candidate? What is a winning attitude?

A senior company HR representative shares her experiences and suggestions.   
Led by Sara Carnevale Schianca, Human Resources Head Office, Intesa Sanpaolo, Bocconi Alumna.

The business of executive search: How does it work and how can it be of value?

What is the logic behind the activities of those working in executive search?

How are recruiting projects managed? How are candidates identified, selected and included? What happens behind the scenes? What expectations should you have and when is the best time to approach them?
Led by Manuela Vallecchi, Patner at Santulin & Partners, Bocconi Alumna.

Startups: How to achieve an entrepreneurial career

For anyone who has an innovative project and is evaluating the idea of setting up their own company, concrete assistance with an explanation of all the steps to take to transform an idea into a winning entrepreneurial project.

Led by Stefano Alberti, expert in startup investing, member of the incubator team for Bocconi SpeedMiUp and board member for a private equity fund.