• Going Virtual!

    To provide quality presentations without limiting capacity, the 2021 Owl Professional Development Conference will be delivered virtually over a 2-day period (February 4th and 5th). Registration has been reduced to only $5, and conference registrants will have access to all presentation materials - even those they can't attend live.

    Bounce Back

    2021 Conference Theme Announced!

    The Owl Professional Development Conference will be themed around "bouncing back," because we know you will be thrown a curve ball (or two) in your career journey and we want to prepare you for whatever comes your way! Take advantage of this great professional development opportunity to be inspired, build resilience, and chart your path forward.

    Don't Wait! Register today to reserve your virtual spot!

    Resources from Past Events


    • Breakout Sessions:

      • Professional Networking
      • Emotional Intelligence in the Workplace
      • Using LinkedIn to Increase Your Impact
      • Positive Engagement in Organizational Politics
      • Aligning Values with Career Choices
      • Focusing on the Interview
      • Being Employable
      • Leveraging Your Digital Life
      • Connecting Passion to Skills
    • 2020 Agenda


    • Breakout Sessions:

      • LinkedIn & the Job Search
      • Professional Electronic Communication
      • Video Resumes & Biographies
      • Critical & Creative Thinking
      • Employability of Humanities & Social Science Majors
      • Education Abroad & Transferable Skills
      • Personal Brand Management
      • Navigating Culture in the Workplace
      • Gaining Experience Outside of the Classroom 


      • Self-Care & Wellness
      • Volunteering
      • Building Your Brand
      • Avoidance/Fear in the Job/Grad School Search
    • Special Thanks to the Army National Guard & Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta for Sponsoring our 2019 Conference

      2019 Conference Sponsor, Army National Guard



      Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

    • Download the agenda from our 2nd Annual Event here. (New information will be available here soon, please check back often)


    • Download the agenda from our 1st Annual Event here. (New information will be available here soon, please check back often)

    • Conference sponsors: Atlanta Braves

      If your organization is interested in being a sponsor of this event, please visit our employer homepage and find the section for "Additional Sponsorship Opportunities."


    Hear What Past Attendees Had to Say:

    • I learned some valuable information about my career choices and how to market my skills in the job market”

    • The conference gave me great tips to develop myself professionally and market myself to employers”

    • "[The Conference] was extremely helpful in making the most (professionally) of your college experience”

    • My favorite part of the conference was networking with the employers. I have a better idea of a career that I want to pursue, and I got to know the employers better.”

    • Not only did the conference provide valuable learning opportunities and networking opportunities, it was extremely motivational.”

    • Very helpful information that helps students become more career ready for a reasonable price. Any student with an interest in developing professional skills should jump at the chance to attend.”