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Lunchtime Skill Building Workshop:
Embracing Your Transferable Skills

Not sure how to pitch your skills when you are trying to move from one career to another? Confused about how your expertise translate into a different segment of the media industry? This interactive, hands-on workshop lead by Jim Arnoff, a packaging agent and certified life/career coach, will give you the tools to embrace all of your skills and pitch them with conviction. You can turn your transferable skills into valuable assets that increase your marketability when certain marketing techniques are applied.

You may bring your own lunch to this workshop.

Jim Arnoff
is a television packaging agent who represents New York production companies, developing and selling original programming to the networks. Arnoff has worked at the William Morris Agency as both an in-house lawyer and packaging agent. A certified life coach for the entertainment industry, he has led workshops for the Producers Guild of America, National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, HBO, MTV Networks and the Writers Guild of America. He is also a faculty member of the School of Visual Arts and the Fashion Institute of Technology.

Produced by Jim Arnoff

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NYWIFT programs, screenings and events are supported, in part, by grants from New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and New York
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