Breakfast Club Speaker Series
13

Tuesday, 13 December

8:45 9:30 am PST

GA SF

225 Bush Street, 5th Floor (East Entrance)
San Francisco , CA 94104
FREE!
Regular Ticket

Questions? Read our FAQs

Breakfast Club Speaker Series

Bruce Potterton Photo


Managing Partner of the Fletching Group, Fletching Group

13

Tuesday, 13 December

8:45 9:30 am PST

GA SF

225 Bush Street, 5th Floor (East Entrance)
San Francisco , CA 94104
FREE!
Regular Ticket

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Event

Featured Expert: Bruce Potterton, Managing Partner of the Fletching Group, guides us through the ins and outs of the hiring process from the employer’s side. With over twenty years of management experience, he has a wealth of wisdom to share.

Overview: The Fletching Group is a talent identification consultancy that supports the needs of hiring managers whose requirements cannot be met by their internal team or HR group. They utilize the Lean Startup methodology and provide seasoned expertise to evaluate, target, and nurture the right relationships for the organization.

Bruce Potterton will share his experience here and how you can apply it to your own career.

About GA Breakfast Club:

Each month, we invite all our part-time and immersive students as well as alumni and members of our GA community to join us for coffee, breakfast and a brief presentation from a thought-leader in the tech industry. This is an opportunity for nourishing our minds and bodies, and for connecting with GA students in other courses and providing prospective students a chance to check out GA's community.

Takeaways

  • How to open the right doors with your skills and experience
  • Understand the value of a factual LinkedIn
  • Insights from hiring managers when recruiting talent
  • How recruiters support management needs

About the Instructor

Bruce Potterton Photo

Managing Partner of the Fletching Group,
Fletching Group

Over twenty years of managing multi-functional teams that combine strategy, sales operations, product positioning & corporate marketing. Served in executive level roles and work effectively with Board of Directors.

Management experience includes building and leading startup, turn around and high growth high technology organizations. Responsible for building effective teams for organizations; which include recruiting employees, consultants, agencies and/or independent freelancers. Personally produce deliverables as well as supervise the work of others. Known as an adviser/coach; often awarded the polka dot jersey by colleagues, for the best climber (a reference to the mountain stages of the Tour de France cycle race).

Founder and managing partner of Potterton/West, a corporate marketing firm specializing in strategic product positioning/messaging, corporate marketing and channel development. The management role encompassed initiation and implementation of strategic business plans, account management and planning, budgeting and operations. Experienced at generating and servicing corporate clientele, both as a executive and as a project manager. Clients were in a wide range of industries including, retail, financial services, bio tech, hardware and software. The spectrum of these clients ranged from emerging to Fortune 500 companies.

Refund Policy

Plans change. We get it. But if you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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