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Diane Domeyer is executive director of The Creative Group, a specialized staffing service for interactive, design, marketing, advertising and public relations professionals. In this position, she manages operations for the firm’s locations in major markets throughout the United States and Canada. Diane is a noted career expert and frequent presenter on hiring and management topics. She has been interviewed by numerous publications, including the Associated Press, The Wall Street Journal, and more. She also has been named by the San Francisco Business Times as one of the Bay Area’s Most Influential Women for six consecutive years. Diane holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of St. Thomas.




Career Crossroads: Navigating Your Next Professional Move

Wednesday, May 6 • 10:15 – 11:00am

Have you reached an inflection point in your career? Not sure how to get to the next step — or even what the next step will be? In this session, The Creative Group’s executive director Diane Domeyer will provide an overview of the hiring landscape and salary trends for creative professionals. You’ll hear about the most in-demand positions and skills that employers are willing to pay a premium for — and learn how you can target your own skillset to those opportunities. She’ll also offer exercises to help you actively identify new career directions, keep your digital skills relevant to employers, overcome job-hunting obstacles and, ultimately, forge a fulfilling professional path.

3 Main Take-Aways:

  1. The skills and experiences that are most in demand by employers, and how you can develop them
  2. How to identify your best career options and then go after them
  3. Ways to chart a productive career path in design, whatever creative discipline you pursue