Top 10 Reasons to Attend CSM Symposium ‘19
Join us for two full days of expert-led presentations, breakouts, and trainings designed for higher education professionals in a quest for industry insights and best-practices, and a desire to help students’ futures flourish. At CSM Symposium, career services professionals learn how they can even further optimize technology to ensure that their students are connected with meaningful career opportunities. Discover a few key benefits of attending the event.
- Network with Like-minded CSM Peers
Connections made with other CSM users are invaluable for building your skillset, generating new ideas, and making the system work for your unique institution’s needs. While Symplicity is here to help take your CSM knowledge to the next level, there’s nothing like exchanging ideas directly with other undergrad career centers, community colleges, law schools, graduate & MBA programs, international institutions, and beyond.
- Take Your Experience & Skillset to the Next Level
As your knowledge of the system grows, you need content geared toward your experience level. With 30+ sessions tailored for clients from recent launch to seasoned expert users, we’ll cover everything you need to know to go back to your office invigorated and ready to implement new ideas.
- Get the Inside Scoop from Symplicity CEO Matt Small
Hear the most up to date information directly from CEO Matt Small about where Symplicity is headed with the company vision, what sets us apart from other providers, and our continued commitment to investing in the future of career services.
- Share (& Gain) Expertise with Other CSM Power Users
Expand your usage of the CSM system by hearing best practices from other CSM users who have found innovative ways to maximize the system for a variety of use cases, from alternative uses of the Counseling module to the future of data reporting.
- Meet More of the Team
With CSM Symposium in Symplicity HQ’s backyard, more Symplicity executives and staff than ever will be on hand to offer our undivided attention to your questions and feedback.
- See Where Symplicity is Heading
CSM Product Manager Scott Bowers will recap updates and advancements from the past year and preview what’s to come. Be ahead of the curve and learn how to maximize your existing system while planning for implementing new tools at your institution.
- Get the Answers You’ve Been Looking for
Meet one-on-one with a member of our team of CSM experts to get the answers to your unique questions by booking an appointment before the event even begins. Timeslots fill up fast so be sure to register early to get first pick.
- Gain Expert Insight from Higher Ed Leaders
Hear from recognized expert Eric Stoller about how digital technologies can be used for strategic communications, career development, learning, and engagement. As a Digital Engagement Consultant and Blogger at Inside Higher Ed, Eric teaches students, staff, and faculty about digital identity development and the interplay between organizational culture and the adoption of new technologies for enhancing the student experience.
- Go In-depth with the Newest CSM Features
Last year we introduced a handful of new features for your CSM system. A year later, deep dive into Pathways, the CSM Mobile App Symplicity Jobs and Careers, and other newer features you might not be using to their full potential.
- Take Advantage of Washington, DC!
After over 5 years, bringing CSM Symposium back to the east coast means more of our clients than ever are within reach. Enjoy Washington, DC’s accessibility, proximity to other major cities & airports, and breadth of activities and entertainment.