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NRF Foundation ALL ACCESS - Schedule

NRF Foundation All Access programming continues through Wednesday, Nov. 18.

Missed one of our NRF Foundation All Access sessions? Check them out now on our On Demand page.

Recruiter Lunch Chats
Friday, September 18, 12 p.m. ET

Join Macy’s for a recruiter chat to learn more about our internship and entry-level roles in merchandising, supply chain, marketing, digital, store management & tech.

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PetSmart Lead Software Engineer Brian Ramirez
The Future Of Retail - Powered By Technology
Monday, September 21, 5 p.m. ET

Join PetSmart Lead Software Engineer Brian Ramirez for a discussion about engineering in the ever-changing world of retail and how PetSmart stood up curbside pickup in response to the pandemic.

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Michelle Banks
Professional Development
Tuesday, September 22, 3 p.m. ET

As a Kohl's store executive with more than 25 years of experience, Michelle Banks has been through her fair share of change. While we continue to navigate an ever-changing retail landscape, as well as a global pandemic, resilience is more important than ever. Please join us for this interactive Professional Development session where you will hear personal testimony about leading through change and what it means to be a resilient team member, and ultimately a leader.

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NRF Foundation All Access - The List
The List
Wednesday, September 23, 12 p.m. ET

Every year at the NRF Foundation Honors, we recognize The List of People Shaping Retail’s Future, celebrating the dynamic individuals shaping the industry. Over the past six years, we have honored more than 125 extraordinary people from all corners of the retail world. From their first job to the funniest thing that’s happened in their career, this premiere episode of The List, made possible by American Express, is your chance to learn from the people shaping retail’s future.

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Recruiter Lunch Chats
Thursday, September 24, 12 p.m. ET

Join the Kohl's Early Talent Team to learn more about our internship opportunities in Buying, Product Development, Art & Design, Marketing, Technology, Store Management, and more! You'll hear directly from recruiters, Mel Smith, Jake Schaller, Jack Lindenberg, and Brittany Rhoa on how to make a great first impression, ace an interview, and ultimately become successful in your role!

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Recruiter Lunch Chats
Friday, September 25, 12 p.m. ET

Join Meijer for a recruiter chat to learn more about our internship program and entry level roles in merchandising, store leadership, supply chain and IT.

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The Future of Retail - Powered by Technology
The Future Of Retail - Powered By Technology
Monday, September 28, 5 p.m. ET

Join The Home Depot Cybersecurity Architecture & Innovation Senior Manager Ankit Chawla, Qurate Retail Group VP of Data and Machine Learning (Zulily) Olly Downs, and Qurate Retail Group VP of Software Engineering (Qurate) Anitha Reddy for a discussion on cyber security and machine learning.

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NRF Foundation All Access
20 Questions
Wednesday, September 30, 12 p.m. ET

Join us for a question and answer session with The Home Depot Senior Director of In-Store Experience Jalal Hamad. We’ll pick 20 Questions directly from you – and our guest will answer them. Share your question with us now on Instagram. We’re @NRFFoundation.

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Recruiter Lunch Chats
Thursday, October 1st, 12 p.m. ET

Join Shannon Geddes and Amy Brown from Qurate Retail Group’s University Relations team to learn about how Qurate is innovating during the pandemic and where their future job opportunities will be (Merchandising, Planning, Design & Global Sourcing, Technology, Digital, to name a few!). Bring your lunch and especially your questions for this informal chat. Look forward to seeing you!

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The Future of Retail - Powered by Technology
The Future Of Retail - Powered By Technology
Monday, October 5, 5 p.m. ET

Join Kohl's AI Ops Engineering Manager Mark Yearling, Meijer Information Technology Manager Mitchell Ross, and Meijer IT Business Engagement Strategy Director Scott Pallas for a discussion on the power of chatbots in retail.

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NRF Foundation All Access
Professional Development
Tuesday, October 6, 3 p.m. ET

Join us for another Professional Development webinar. Expand your skill set on your journey to becoming a young professional in today’s workforce. Retailers will lead this exclusive session designed to provide you with the tools you need to prepare for your next role.

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All Access - The Pro File
The Pro File
Wednesday, October 7, 12 p.m. ET

On this episode of The Pro File, Mented's Amanda Johnson, CURLS Founder and CEO Mahisha Dellinger and Me & the Bees' Mikaila Ulmer join other Black Owned Business leaders to have an intimate conversation about the challenges and opportunities retail presents.

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NRF Foundation All Access Virtual Career Fair
NRF Foundation Virtual Career Fair
Thursday, October 8, 11 a.m to 5 p.m. ET

Looking for your next internship or entry-level position? Participate in our NRF Foundation Virtual Career Fair. You’ll meet recruiters over chat and video, so be camera ready and be prepared with your 30 second introduction describing the value you bring to an employer. And be sure to have questions ready, too.

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Recruiter Lunch Chats
Friday, October 9, 12 p.m. ET

Join Amazon Operations field recruiters for a chat to learn more about internship and full-time opportunities across the country. Open positions include: Area Manager Full-Time and Intern, the equivalent of our entry-level Operations Manager roles in the field. 

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The Future of Retail - Powered by Technology
The Future Of Retail - Powered By Technology
Monday, October 12, 5 p.m. ET

Join Target Senior Engineering Manager Nidhi Sen, Kohl's Chief Information Security Officer and VP Becky Janutis, and PetSmart VP Commerce and Customer Engagement Technology and Data, Analytics, and Engineering Beth McCormick for our Women in Technology panel discussion.

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NRF Foundation All Access - The List
The List
Wednesday, October 14, 12 p.m. ET

Every year at the NRF Foundation Honors, we recognize The List of People Shaping Retail’s Future, celebrating the dynamic individuals shaping the industry. Over the past six years, we have honored more than 125 extraordinary people from all corners of the retail world. From their first job to the funniest thing that’s happened in their career, The List, made possible by American Express, is back to share more insights from the people shaping retail’s future.

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Recruiter Lunch Chats
Thursday, October 15, 12 p.m. ET

Join Belk recruiters Lexi Gaertner and Kayla Lively to lean about Belk’s changing ecommerce and merchandising climate along with all our undergraduate programs. Belk will share information about their Retail Development Program, Summer Internship Program, Sophomore Spree, and a new Freshman Diversity Event. Entry level roles and internships will be available in Accounting, Finance, Merchandising and Planning in their Home Office located in Charlotte, NC.

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Recruiter Lunch Chats
Friday, October 16, 12 p.m. ET

DICK's is excited to be recruiting for our 2021 Summer Internship Program in partnership with NRF! Join DICK's to learn about our Merchandising or Software Engineering opportunities located in Pittsburgh, PA.

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Professional Development
Tuesday, October 20, 3 p.m. ET

Join Burlington Assistant Buyer Amy Carlson, Senior Buyer Danny Putnam, and College Recruiter Maria Sgroi for this Professional Development webinar.  focused on career growth and ways that you can drive your own development.  The Burlington team will explore different forms of feedback and how understanding your strengths and areas of opportunity will allow you as a professional to continue to advance and develop in your career.  Burlington's value proposition is “Grow With Us”, and feedback is an integral part of Burlington’s culture, ensuring that the lines of communication between associates and managers remain open and positive in order to encourage the development and growth of the associate. You will learn how to ask for feedback, be open to receiving feedback and understand the different methods of sharing feedback to help set you up for success with a strong start to your career.

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P&G Chief Communications Officer Damon Jones
20 Questions
Wednesday, October 21, 12 p.m. ET

Join us for a question and answer session with P&G Chief Communications Officer Damon Jones. We’ll pick 20 Questions directly from you – and our guest will answer them. Share your question with us now on Instagram. We’re @NRFFoundation.

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NRF Foundation All Access
20 Questions
Wednesday, October 28, 12 p.m. ET

Join us for a question and answer session with Carol's Daughter President and Founder Lisa Price. We’ll pick 20 Questions directly from you – and our guest will answer them. Share your question with us now on Instagram. We’re @NRFFoundation.

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NRF Foundation All Access
Professional Development
Tuesday, November 3, 3 p.m. ET

Join leadership and organizational expert, Anna Oakes, for “Own Your Career: Moving Your Career and Ideas Forward Without Breaking (Too Much) China.  The session will spend time considering:

  • How to think and work like an INTRApreneur (seriously, why should ENTREpreneurs have all the fun?
  • The value to you (yes - what you want matters!)
  • The value to the organization (required)
  • Ways to use your time, talents, and voice for work that excites you and maximizes your impact to your organization (if you're going to work, you might as well make it awesome!)
  • "Live coaching" / Q&A  (yes - free coaching!) 

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NRF Foundation All Access - The List
The List
Wednesday, November 4, 12 p.m. ET

Every year at the NRF Foundation Honors, we recognize The List of People Shaping Retail’s Future, celebrating the dynamic individuals shaping the industry. Over the past six years, we have honored more than 125 extraordinary people from all corners of the retail world. From their first job to the funniest thing that’s happened in their career, The List, made possible by American Express, is back to share more insights from the people shaping retail’s future.

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All Access - The Pro File
The Pro File
Wednesday, November 11, 12 p.m. ET

What do retail experts talk about when they get together? Join us for The Pro File - an intimate conversation between people who’ve made a career of retail. On this episode, manager who are Moving Up - Stitch Fix Associate Production Manager Jason Crofton,  L’Oreal Paris Assistant Vice President - Customer Team Lead Emily Espinosa, and Amazon Process Engineer Nduta-Rosemary Mwaura - will discuss how they’ve made it to where they are – and what comes next.

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NRF Foundation All Access
Professional Development
Tuesday, November 17, 3 p.m. ET

Join us for another Professional Development webinar. Expand your skill set on your journey to becoming a young professional in today’s workforce. Retailers will lead this exclusive session designed to provide you with the tools you need to prepare for your next role.

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NRF Foundation Board Chairman Jeff Gennette
All Access Programming
Wednesday, November 18, 12 p.m. ET

Macy’s, Inc. Chairman and CEO and NRF Foundation Board Chairman Jeff Gennette will look back on the fall NRF Foundation All Access programming and share what’s next for the retail industry.  

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