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How to be an Owl Series: Smart Social Skills




March 18, 2024
5:45 pm - 7:15 pm CDT


4201 Main St.
Houston, TX 77002


Professional Presence (What It Is, Why It Matters, and How to Develop It) – Career advancement depends not just on intellectual skills but also on the ability to project professionalism and inspire confidence. In this highly interactive session, participants will learn how to develop and maintain a professional presence (in person and online) for career success.

Speaker: Janet Moore, JD Director and Senior Lecturer, Management – Communication , Jones Graduate School of Business

This event is part of a series called How to be an Owl: Smart Social Skills. This series is designed to expose early career professionals in any industry to the skills needed to build the foundation for a successful career. Join Rice University and esteemed guest speakers who will cover three separate topics: Professional Presence, Balancing Emotional Intelligence in Life and Work, and Financial Stability and Retirement Planning.



Ion District Parking Garage

Enter 4111 Fannin Street into your GPS for directions directly to this parking garage, located a block from the Ion. Parking in the Ion District Garage is free for the first two hours.

Red Parking Lot

Enter 4203 Fannin Street into your GPS for directions directly to the red parking lot, located across the street from the Ion. This lot is for overflow guest parking and tenant parking and is free for the first three hours.

More information and access to pay online for parking in the red lot can be found here