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TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, September 4, 2013
1 p.m.WorkSearch Orientation
Are you a 40+ job seeker? WorkSearch is an online system which provides links to job openings, skills assessment tools, and training programs at no cost to individuals. After taking the orientation, WorkSearch is accessible to registrants through the Internet, or through Library computers. Attendees will be shown how to download the information to a USB flash drive(Bring your own USB drive). Space is limited. No advance registration required- First come, first seated. Seating is not gu…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Job Seekers
Thursday, September 5, 2013
6 p.m.Drop-In Job Club For College Graduates In Their Twenties
Participants learn how to market themselves, how to conduct a strategic job search, meet other twenty-something job-seekers in a supportive environment. The Drop-In Job Club is led by Sherry Natkow, Employment Counselor and Career Coach. Handouts and resources will be provided. Note: This club is open to job seekers on a first come, first seated basis. No advance registration, no waiting list.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Job Seekers
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
1 p.m.WorkSearch Orientation
Are you a 40+ job seeker? WorkSearch is an online system which provides links to job openings, skills assessment tools, and training programs at no cost to individuals. After taking the orientation, WorkSearch is accessible to registrants through the Internet, or through Library computers. Attendees will be shown how to download the information to a USB flash drive(Bring your own USB drive). Space is limited. No advance registration required- First come, first seated. Seating is not gu…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Job Seekers
Monday, September 16, 2013
12 noonLeadership Skills: The Key To Career And Business Success For Improved Leadership And Communication
During challenging economic times, it’s important to stay aware of trends, upgrade your skills to meet the new environment, and make yourself invaluable – whether you’re holding down a job or seeking employment. An often-overlooked skill is leadership. Here’s the real deal: In most companies, leaders are generally considered more valuable than their followers. They’re paid more, have more control of their own schedules and are given greater responsibility. Theodore Henderson shares techniqu…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
1 p.m.WorkSearch Orientation
Are you a 40+ job seeker? WorkSearch is an online system which provides links to job openings, skills assessment tools, and training programs at no cost to individuals. After taking the orientation, WorkSearch is accessible to registrants through the Internet, or through Library computers. Attendees will be shown how to download the information to a USB flash drive(Bring your own USB drive). Space is limited. No advance registration required- First come, first seated. Seating is not gu…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Job Seekers
1:15 p.m.Mutual Funds and ETFs
This class clarifies the differences between mutual funds and ETFs. We explain concepts such as net asset value and capital gains distributions, and demonstrate how to read a mutual fund statement. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults
6 p.m.Who Are You and What Are You Supposed to Be Doing with Your Life?
Re-assess who you are and what you should be doing with your life that will bring you the most fulfillment on all levels, and at the same time enable you to serve others. Kristina Leonardi offers tips for a more gratifying career and life path. She’ll share how she came to form The Women’s Mosaic and the tools and lessons she’s learned along the way. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thursday, September 19, 2013
1:15 p.m.Career Resources
Explore job/career resources available at the Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL) and other public sites; Find industry and career advice, resume guides and more. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
6 p.m.Drop-In Job Club For College Graduates In Their Twenties
Participants learn how to market themselves, how to conduct a strategic job search, meet other twenty-something job-seekers in a supportive environment. The Drop-In Job Club is led by Sherry Natkow, Employment Counselor and Career Coach. Handouts and resources will be provided. Note: This club is open to job seekers on a first come, first seated basis. No advance registration, no waiting list.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Job Seekers
Monday, September 23, 2013
12 noonResume Renovation
John Crant shows how making the cuts necessary to be seen as a stand-out during your job search actually increases the value of the items on your resume. The discussion includes: Resume: "New" Definition Resume Goals Understanding "Stacks of Incoming Resumes" "3 Second" Test One Page Resume, Unless It’s Two :-( Value, Value Everywhere, but Nowhere to be Seen Degrees of Degrees The Headless Horseman: Don’t Send a Word Seating is on a first come, first s…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
1:15 p.m.Facebook for Business: Pros, Cons and Question Marks
This class is intended for active users of Facebook in its social media capacity. We will discuss the creation of a Facebook page for your business/organization, posting, etiquette, editing/maintenance, marketing and usage statistics. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
1 p.m.WorkSearch Orientation
Are you a 40+ job seeker? WorkSearch is an online system which provides links to job openings, skills assessment tools, and training programs at no cost to individuals. After taking the orientation, WorkSearch is accessible to registrants through the Internet, or through Library computers. Space is limited. No advance registration required- First come, first seated. Seating is not guaranteed. This session is being repeated on several dates. Please check SIBL's calendar on the website for future…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Job Seekers
6 p.m.Become the Perfect Candidate: Tap into the Hidden Job Market
Frustrated by a lack of response from job ads, or feel like you are having trouble competing with your fellow job-seekers to get interviews? In today’s economy building and leveraging your network in this highly competitive job market. Rob Hellmann offers strategies and techniques that you can apply immediately to improve results in your search, including: How to build and use your network effectively How to get meetings by contacting people directly who you don’t know How to i…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thursday, September 26, 2013
3:15 p.m.Job Search Fundamentals
Conducting an effective job search is a difficult and sometimes frustrating process. In this seminar we will cover ways to build a better personal brand, where to find opportunity, network, and even interview better in order to make your job search easier and more effective. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
Saturday, September 28, 2013
11:30 a.m.Communications Mastery In Job Search: How to Engage Hiring Managers
John Crant discusses techniques for getting the attention of hiring managers. The discussion includes: First You Have To Find Them! (the Decisions-makers) Engaged and Disengaged: Houston, We Have a Problem It's About Them, So That It's About You... (It Has To Be About Them!) Avoiding the "One-offs": It's About Opening a Communications Channel Getting 'an Agreement' for a Relationship Channel Surfing: Keeping Your Communications Goals Focused Value, Value... In E…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Monday, September 30, 2013
12 noon15 Second Resume
Do you want to unlock the secrets the “experts” won’t share with you about how to get an interview? Get a job? Learn how to unlock those secrets by looking at the process from the perspective of recruiters and hiring managers. Hal Eskenazi offers tips to get your resume noticed by hiring managers. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
1:15 p.m.Career Resources
Explore job/career resources available at the Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL) and other public sites; Find industry and career advice, resume guides and more. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
6 p.m.Feeling Concerned About How Your Age May Affect Your Job Search?
Renee Rosenberg discusses how to debunk age related myths and stereotypes for a successful job search. Renee is the author of Achieving the Good Life After 50: Tools and Resources for Making it Happen. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
1 p.m.WorkSearch Orientation
Are you a 40+ job seeker? WorkSearch is an online system which provides links to job openings, skills assessment tools, and training programs at no cost to individuals. After taking the orientation, WorkSearch is accessible to registrants through the Internet, or through Library computers. Attendees will be shown how to download the information to a USB flash drive(Bring your own USB drive). Space is limited. No advance registration required- First come, first seated. Seating is not gu…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Job Seekers
6 p.m.How Do I Handle It All? Managing Your Career While Working
One of the happiest things about getting a new job is that you don't have to job search anymore! You're finished with tweaking your resume, networking, answering ads, talking to recruiters, interviewing and negotiating. Yet there are some simple, time saving things you can do to serve your career whether you stay with your current employer or decide to move on. Career coach Win Sheffield discusses: Carving out time for your career amidst a busy work week Simple strategies for maki…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thursday, October 3, 2013
6 p.m.Drop-In Job Club For College Graduates In Their Twenties
Participants learn how to market themselves, how to conduct a strategic job search, meet other twenty-something job-seekers in a supportive environment. The Drop-In Job Club is led by Sherry Natkow, Employment Counselor and Career Coach. Handouts and resources will be provided. Note: This club is open to job seekers on a first come, first seated basis. No advance registration, no waiting list.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Job Seekers
Friday, October 4, 2013
12 noonOrganizing and Managing Your Job Search
John Crant shows how to look at your job search and next career opportunity from a different angle. Discover how to plan, set goals, and manage your job search. 15 Pathways to Job Search Success Networking Strategy Job Search Activity Goals & Tracking Weekly Review of Your Goals Calling a Hiring Manager, and Strategy 30 Second Calling "Script": Preparation before Calling Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Saturday, October 5, 2013
12 noonEffective Interview Strategies
Bruce Hurwitz offers strategies for turning job interviews into job offers. Learn to the advice he gives his executive recruiting candidates and career counseling clients. The author of A Hooker’s Guide to Getting a Job: Parables from the Real World of Career Counseling and Executive Recruiting, Hurwitz is a nationally and internationally recognized authority on employment and career issues, having been cited in over 450 articles, on-line and in print, appearing in some 250 publications.…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
1 p.m.WorkSearch Orientation
Are you a 40+ job seeker? WorkSearch is an online system which provides links to job openings, skills assessment tools, and training programs at no cost to individuals. After taking the orientation, WorkSearch is accessible to registrants through the Internet, or through Library computers. Attendees will be shown how to download the information to a USB flash drive(Bring your own USB drive). Space is limited. No advance registration required- First come, first seated. Seating is not gu…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Job Seekers
Friday, October 11, 2013
12 noonWriting a Winning Resume
Mim Anzolut offers tips for writing a resume that gives you a competitive edge. Learn ways to make your resume reader-friendly, connect your experience with job descriptions, and highlight your achievements. Put your resume to work whether you are making a career change or continuing in the same career path. The discussion includes tips in the art of writing cover letters and thank you letters. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Saturday, October 12, 2013
11:30 a.m.Interview Intervention: The Self-Recruiter® Interview Checklist
John Crant shows how to research a job opportunity that you are about to interview for, to fully prepare for interview success, and the right follow up after your interview. The discussion includes: Success is about Preparation Researching the Company, Job and More... before the Interview Be Ready to Impress: The Self-Recruiter® INTERVIEW CHECKLIST Thank You Notes that Solve Your Problems in Advance Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise no…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
6 p.m.Powerful First Impressions: How to Find and Get the Job You Really Want
How many interview have you been on...and how many offers have you received? Barry Cohen, CUNY Employment Coordinator discusses the “hidden” techniques and strategies you need to ace that next job interview. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
1 p.m.WorkSearch Orientation
Are you a 40+ job seeker? WorkSearch is an online system which provides links to job openings, skills assessment tools, and training programs at no cost to individuals. After taking the orientation, WorkSearch is accessible to registrants through the Internet, or through Library computers. Attendees will be shown how to download the information to a USB flash drive(Bring your own USB drive). Space is limited. No advance registration required- First come, first seated. Seating is not gu…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Job Seekers
1:15 p.m.Career Resources
Explore job/career resources available at the Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL) and other public sites; Find industry and career advice, resume guides and more. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
6 p.m.Interview Coach 24-7
Do you think the interview is about hiring you? It isn’t. In today’s economy, companies are resistant to hiring except when absolutely necessary. Learn how to show an organization your “value add”, substantially increasing your chance of getting the job offer you want. Hal Eskenazi discusses the interviewing process and offers tips for a successful interview. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thursday, October 17, 2013
6 p.m.Drop-In Job Club For College Graduates In Their Twenties
Participants learn how to market themselves, how to conduct a strategic job search, meet other twenty-something job-seekers in a supportive environment. The Drop-In Job Club is led by Sherry Natkow, Employment Counselor and Career Coach. Handouts and resources will be provided. Note: This club is open to job seekers on a first come, first seated basis. No advance registration, no waiting list.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Job Seekers
6 p.m.Sell Yourself as Consultant
More people are selling their services than ever before. Is this for you? Would it help you find a potential job? Earn money in a downturn? Lay the foundation for a high profit firm? Learn the 6 and 7 figure potential for consultants, as well as the downside and costs. Get examples of how to evaluate your potential with checklists. Charles Moldenhauer shows you how to plan, brand and then execute a program for yourself using new and direct methods to take your expertise and become a successful…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Monday, October 21, 2013
12 noonNetwork Your Way Into A Job
David Lees shows you how to develop a new way of networking that will enable you to interact with others more confidently. Learn: How to take the “work” out of networking 3 rules to become a networking expert 5 steps to a Win-Win networking conversation How to follow up with your networking contacts Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
1 p.m.WorkSearch Orientation
Are you a 40+ job seeker? WorkSearch is an online system which provides links to job openings, skills assessment tools, and training programs at no cost to individuals. After taking the orientation, WorkSearch is accessible to registrants through the Internet, or through Library computers. Attendees will be shown how to download the information to a USB flash drive(Bring your own USB drive). Space is limited. No advance registration required- First come, first seated. Seating is not gu…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Job Seekers
6 p.m.Self-Recruiter® Building Your Professional Network With LinkedIn & How To Use It For Your Job Search
John Crant demonstrates how to start networking with LinkedIn.com’s networking personal profiles and then use your expanded network in your search for your next career challenge. The discussion includes: Your LinkedIn Profile, and Creating Your Own Personal Network Networking Strategies to Expand Your Network Whom should I "link" with on LinkedIn? Joining Groups will Benefit You in ways that You May Not Realize Why Your Blog should be Linked to Your LinkedIn Profile Ex…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Friday, October 25, 2013
12 noonRenew, Refresh, Revamp & Re-Invent the Wardrobe You Already Own!
Merry Nachemin offers tips for updating your professional wardrobe. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
3:15 p.m.Job Search Fundamentals
Conducting an effective job search is a difficult and sometimes frustrating process. In this seminar we will cover ways to build a better personal brand, where to find opportunity, network, and even interview better in order to make your job search easier and more effective. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
Monday, October 28, 2013
12 noonKey Tips to Negotiate Your Best Job Offer
Theodore Henderson shares tips and strategies for negotiating for the compensation your skills and experience demand. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
1:15 p.m.Facebook for Business: Pros, Cons and Question Marks
This class is intended for active users of Facebook in its social media capacity. We will discuss the creation of a Facebook page for your business/organization, posting, etiquette, editing/maintenance, marketing and usage statistics. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
1:15 p.m.Career Resources
Explore job/career resources available at the Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL) and other public sites; Find industry and career advice, resume guides and more. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
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