MITCSC Career Series: "Navigating Your Career at Any Stage" (dtLA)




Come join fellow alums for a reception and dinner talk featuring Bryn Panee Burkhart, Senior Associate Director of Alumni Career Services at MIT Sloan's Career Development Office!

Are you:

  • Searching for a job?
  • Aspiring to advance in your current company?
  • Changing industries?
  • Thinking of starting a company?
  • Interested in pursuing a meaningful side gig?

Whether you’re just starting your career or planning next steps afterwards, career planning takes thought and Bryn Panee Burkhart is here to help guide you in your next transition! Identify what’s important to you, your interests, people to help you and take concrete steps towards advancing your career in a way that’s meaningful for you. Join us for a delicious dinner and networking in the LA Arts District while gaining some perspective that would help you wherever you’re at in your career.

Bryn is the Senior Associate Director of Alumni Career Services at the MIT Sloan School of Management. A career strategist and coach, Bryn has successfully worked with hundreds of MBA students and alumni at leading graduate business schools for 17 years.

Bryn’s philosophy is that everyone should have an opportunity to pursue a career path that leverages their natural strengths and gives them a sense of purpose. She finds great meaning in working with professionals who want to be intentional about their career management strategy. Bryn guides her clients to be authentic to who they are – empowering them to own their professional path, cultivate their professional brand, and confidently market their achievements.
At MIT Sloan, Bryn provides guidance and delivers workshops related to job search strategy, resumes, cover letters and LinkedIn, intelligent networking, interviewing and salary negotiation.

Bryn joined MIT in 2006 to lead the career office’s Employer Relations team. Previously, she held roles in MBA Admissions at Babson College and MBA program management at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.
Prior to working in higher education, Bryn served as an AmeriCorps*VISTA volunteer, traveled the world with the multicultural performing arts organization Up With People, and honed her relationship management skills as Client Services Director of a Denver-based event marketing firm.

Bryn holds a B.A. in Journalism from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an Ed.M in Higher Education from Harvard University’s Graduate School of Education. She resides outside of Boston, MA with her husband and two young sons.

The event will include time for dinner, networking with other alums, and meeting the speaker/Q&A.

Price (includes dinner, wine/beer):  $20 for MITCSC members/MIT10, $30 for others and guests.  Click here for the Zinc Cafe dinner menu.

Contact Information

Primary Contact

Gideon Lee
415-636-1958 cell/text

Secondary Contact

Anu Sood
310-803-7280 cell/text

Date & Location

Date: 9/21/2017
Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Location: Zinc Cafe (dtLA)

580 Mateo Street
Los Angeles, CA  90013


Metered street parking available.