Meeting Information
Managing Your Career and the Value of Networking


May 05, 2021


8:00am - 9:30am


Video Meeting (Zoom Link to be provided the evening before the event)


N/A - Zoom Meeting


Topic: Managing Your Career and the Value of Networking


Did you know that a broad and diverse network is the # 1 predictor of career success?  Join us for an informational and interactive discussion on the connection between how you manage your career and the strength and depth of your network.  Using effective skills, tools and strategies you can promote your talent and skills, advance your career and add value to your organization.  Learn more by attending this event which will introduce you to the effective Contacts Count approach to networking ( and practice your new introduction which you will be able to immediately apply in your networking conversations.


Vern Schellenger

Vern Schellenger is a Certified Trainer and Professional Consultant with Contacts Count LLC and an Associate with Career Thought Leaders. Vern is an accomplished Human Resources and Learning and Development professional.  He has held senior level positions with organizations as diverse as Dunkin Donuts, the American Chemistry Council, the American Bankers Association and Lee Hecht Harrison. 


At Dunkin Donuts he led the training function to national prominence including appearances on The Today Show and Good Morning America. 


Vern holds a master’s degree in leadership and Organizational Change from George Washington University.   His current areas of focus are career management and networking – both of which fuel his passion to help others.


And a bit more….

Sports junkie. Life-long learner. Laid-back. Career management expert. Networking thought leader. Customer service fanatic. Gym rat. Master trainer. Works hard, plays hard. Patient and Persistent. Strategic thinker. Music-lover. Dances like nobody’s watching.


FENG Presentation/Agenda: 

8:00 am – Welcome and Opening Remarks

8:10 am – Presentation and Q&A 

8:40 am - Breakout, then Create and Practice your New “Best / Test” Introduction  (45 second intro's)

9:15 am – Wind-down, and final networking discussions

9:30 am - Adjourn




Members login: this will take you to your personal home page. Check the box for this event. 


Guests are welcome and please contact Boston Chapter Chair Marc Cote if interested in attending…


Zoom meeting link to be provided the evening before the event.


There is no fee for the program, however, when registering if you would like to help continue to support our great organization, please feel free to make a tax deductible donation to the FENG right on the FENG website.  Thanks!!!


FENG Boston Chapter Leadership:


Marc Cote

Duxbury, MA



Meeting capacity:


Suggested Donation:

Free (Voluntary Contribution Welcomed)

For meeting information, please contact:

Marc Cote
(617) 538-5688