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Tue, November 28
@ 1:15 p.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
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. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
Wed, November 29
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Staying One Step Ahead of the Interviewer
You can be in charge of your interview. The interview does not have to be like an interrogation or be a reminder of your final exam nightmares. In fact with practice, the interview can become an opportunity to shine. Win Sheffield shares effective ways to prepare for the interview, how to convey your value in the interview, and decisive ways to follow up to keep you in your interviewer’s mind. Become master of the interview process so that it does not master you. The discussion includes: Pr…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wed, December 6
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Self-Recruiter® Lecture Series: Resume 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 John Crant has been speaking and educating through his seminar series at Corporate Events, with the YMCA in NYC, at The New York Public Library’s JOB SEARCH CENTRAL, his specially designed series is now coming to co…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, December 7
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Online Career Research in 2017
They say you never step in the same river twice and the same is true for the Internet. Job Boards come and go, new apps are introduced, and recruiters and HR departments are constantly trying new techniques to find the best candidates as quickly and cheaply as possible. Whether you are new to the internet or a SoMe guru, we all can learn how to better use our laptops, desktops, and phones to find out more about people, companies, and jobs. Patrick Castillo discusses: Basics and advanced Link…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Job Seekers
Wed, December 13
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Perfect Elevator Pitch - You Are Not Your Resume
The resume is only a tool to get an interview. Your elevator pitch and presentation abilities will build positive momentum on your path to secure offers. Join Steven Davis, career coach and a professional recruiter to learn the difference between a Networking Elevator Pitch and an Interview Elevator Pitch. From now on you will know how to prepare to give a strong elevator pitch and answer questions like: What are you looking for? Tell me about yourself? Why should we hire you?…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Fri, December 15
@ 12 noon
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
What Hollywood Can Teach Job Seekers: Impress Employers and Your Network With Stories of Your Accomplishments
The key to impressing anyone in a formal interview or in a networking situation is to be able to convey the value you bring to the workplace. Every employer is on the lookout for people who can solve their problems. By telling how you have solved problems in the past, perhaps problems very much like the ones they face now, you will put yourself in the best position to be taken seriously. Join career coach, Win Sheffield to learn how to pick and deliver stories that will convey the message of y…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Fri, December 15
@ 3 p.m.
Job Search Central
Strengthen Your Resume
Even if you have great skills and qualifications, it can still be challenging to find a good job with a decent salary. If you aren’t getting interviews, it’s time to strengthen your resume. ​This workshop is a crash course for people who want to revise their resumes. We'll discuss how companies hire new staff, the 3 sections of a job posting, and address each resume section separately. We'll critique a variety of resumes and leave time for lots of questions. Presented by Sherry Natkow.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Job Seekers
Wed, December 20
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Thinking Through The Job Interview
All jobs interviews address three key questions: Can you do the job? Will you love the job? Do I really want to work with you? How do you address those unspoken questions during the course of an interview? Celia Currin, executive and career coach, covers these questions and gives you a way to think through the interview before you get there, the research and preparation that can help calm your nerves and boost your confidence. The key to success is often how you develop rapport and outshi…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, December 21
@ 1:30 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Job Search Tips for Mature Job Seekers
The job search process nowadays is more complex than ever and many job seekers feel challenged by it. The mature job seekers (55+) feel sometimes at a greater disadvantage especially if they are returning to the workforce after a break. If you think that this describes you, you will find useful job search tips and advice at this workshop. Presented by Maturity Works, this session will also introduce the program funded by the U.S. Department of Labor focusing on the needs of mature workers, the…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, December 21
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Setting the Stage for Change - Who Are You And What Do You Want In Your Career And Life?
As we near the end of a calendar year and continue to navigate these uncertain times, it’s more important than ever to get clear about who you are and what you want in your career and life. Join Kristina Leonardi for this inspirational and motivational talk to help you check in with yourself so that you can create a foundation for success in 2018 and beyond! Seating is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wed, December 27
@ 6 p.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
Self-Recruiter® Lecture Series 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 follows up after your interview. This lecture is based on the Secrets that Executive Recruiters Use to prepare their candidates to win! Learn: 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 J…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Job Seekers