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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Thu, March 30
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Careers in International Trade
Ever think about a career in international trade? From working in trade compliance or logistics, to managing accounts with overseas vendors, there are many benefits to be considered when working in the global trade arena. William Conroy discusses current market trends, salary information, and the nuts and bolts of landing a job in international trade. William Conroy is President of the recruiting firm Tyler Search,…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Sat, April 1
@ 12 noon
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Learn How to Break Into the Data Science and Analytics Careers - The Hottest Areas in the Job Market Today
Data science and analytics is one sector of the job market that bucked the great recession. CEOs everywhere are urgently building data and analytics teams to cope with the world of Big Data. A leading jobs website estimated that the number of data analytics jobs quadrupled in the last six years. Kaiser Fung provides insights, tips and educational recommendations to help you break into these fast growing career paths. Kaiser holds an MBA from Harvard Business School, and degrees in engineering…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wed, April 5
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Successful Landings and Transitions
Are you on the job search or career change path and are wondering how others do it? Join us this evening to: • Discuss key search strategies and tactics for networking and interviewing • Broaden your perspective on what it takes to gain an advantage and leverage results from your job search strategy • Gain knowledge about managing a successful start in a new position • Get insights on the resources and training that contributed to successful search results Hear from those who’ve landed su…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, April 6
@ 2 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Critique Your Resume - Pre-Registration Required
Successful job-seekers customize their resume for each position in order to let hiring managers know immediately that they are a good fit. Learn how to incorporate the language from a job posting into a Keyword-rich Summary. Participants must bring a current resume and 2 job postings. This class is most appropriate for job seekers with at least 5 years of prior work experience. Pre-registration is required. Interested participants must email Sherry Natkow at sherry@job-prep.com to enroll…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Fri, April 7
@ 12 noon
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Never Think That You are Too Old to Get a New Job
In this interactive session Renee Rosenberg, clinical career counselor and author of Achieving the Good Life After 50 , introduces ten tips for conducting a positive job search when you’re over 50. Learn why Renee believes "age is a mindset"! Seating is on a first come , first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Sat, April 8
@ 10:30 a.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Resume Review Workshop for Data Science and Analytics
The first step to breaking into the data science and analytics field is to have a great resume that tells your story eloquently. Kaiser Fung, a seasoned hiring manager and an acknowledged expert of visual story-telling, provides professional help enhancing your resume. To secure your spot, you must submit your resume (Word or PDF format) at least two days before the workshop via this LINK: https://form.jotform.us/70667059007155 If we do not receive your resume by that time, your spot will be…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Mon, April 10
@ 12 noon
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Self-Recruiter® Lecture Series Career Reinvention: Preparing Your Career Narrative for a New Industry
John Crant discusses how to discover your inspiration. What can still excite you professionally, if you just had the opportunity? Taking an inventory of all your skills and experiences, both professional and personal, is the first step in truly knowing what you may have to offer. Overlay the right, targeted organizations that you've selected, and we're ready to start the engines. In the process that will lead to pure reinvention, you'll learn a new way of talking about yourself and your accom…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wed, April 12
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Healthcare Jobs: What Are They, Where They Are, and How To Get Them
A panel of human resources professionals from the leading New York City hospitals discuss careers in the healthcare industry. Learn how to transfer into this industry from other careers, the skills hiring managers are looking for, and where to find jobs in this field. Seating is on a first come , first sea…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, April 13
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Organizing Your Job Campaign: Getting On Track & Keeping on Track
The whole process of a job campaign is unfamiliar, unpleasant and ambiguous. But it doesn’t have to be so burdensome and can be approached by following some simple steps that utilize our strengths. Coach Win Sheffield discusses ways to: Keep track of priorities Learn about the job market as you go along Get the support you need Get back on track when plans go wrong Seating is on a first come , first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wed, April 19
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Dominate Your Fate℠: 3 RED Keys to Change to a Career that Captivates
Are you less than thrilled with your current job? Do you dream of pursuing a passion in a different industry but don't know how to pull it off? Ryan Renteria, making a rare speaking appearance, explains how you can apply his unique and proven process to switch fields to your dream career. The discussion includes research, networking, resumes, cover letters, interviewing ,and thriving with your new boss. Ryan Renteria is an expert in landing hard-to-get jobs. He got hired by Goldman Sachs…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, April 20
@ 10 a.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Employment Mentoring in a Computer Lab
Get individualized attention in searching for jobs, filling out applications, and writing cover and thank you letters. Learn job searching tips that will enable you to move ahead in your job search. Priority will be given to individuals with disabilities. Preregistration is required at: http://goo.gl/forms/uRAQJghVznyaYeq43 Offered in conjunction with AHRCNYC and NY Cares. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Fri, April 21
@ 12 noon
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Effective Interviewing Strategies for Job Seekers and Employers
There is nothing more frustrating for the job seeker than securing an interview but not a job offer. The job interview is, of course, a two-way process: the candidate should be interviewing the employer and not just the employer the candidate. Executive recruiter and career counselor Bruce Hurwitz examines the interview process from the prospective of each so that the job seeker will be able to think like an employer and the employer like the job seeker. Being able to appreciate the other…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wed, April 26
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Midlife Career Reinvention
Are you in your 40’s, 50’s or 60’s? Have you hit a wall in your work life? Maybe you're contemplating a different path? Something more meaningful? Are you asking yourself, “Now what?” Are you brave enough to ask yourself, "What do I WANT to do?" Based on extensive research, and personal experience with reinvention, Harry Prichett identified four stages of career reinvention. In this interactive and thought-provoking workshop , he explores these stages with you, as well as the creative pos…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, April 27
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Interview Intervention: The Self-Recruiter® Interview Checklist
Success during an interview depends on how well you prepared beforehand. 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. This lecture is based on the Secrets that Executive Recruiters use to prepare their candidates to win. Seating is on a first come , first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wed, May 24
@ 10:30 a.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
Mindfulness for Job Seekers
Learn mindfulness techniques that bring relaxation and effortless focus to challenging situations and relationships. Mindfulness is the practice of bringing full, non-judgmental awareness to the present moment. The struggle of searching for a job can be overwhelming at times. See if the practice of mindfulness meditation and some easy to use on-the-spot techniques can help you during these challenging times. Instructor Laura Jackson has been practicing Zen meditation for 12 years and is a UC…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Job Seekers
Wed, May 31
@ 10:30 a.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
Mindfulness for Job Seekers
Learn mindfulness techniques that bring relaxation and effortless focus to challenging situations and relationships. Mindfulness is the practice of bringing full, non-judgmental awareness to the present moment. The struggle of searching for a job can be overwhelming at times. See if the practice of mindfulness meditation and some easy to use on-the-spot techniques can help you during these challenging times. Instructor Laura Jackson has been practicing Zen meditation for 12 years and is a UC…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Job Seekers
Wed, June 7
@ 10:30 a.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
Mindfulness for Job Seekers
Learn mindfulness techniques that bring relaxation and effortless focus to challenging situations and relationships. Mindfulness is the practice of bringing full, non-judgmental awareness to the present moment. The struggle of searching for a job can be overwhelming at times. See if the practice of mindfulness meditation and some easy to use on-the-spot techniques can help you during these challenging times. Instructor Laura Jackson has been practicing Zen meditation for 12 years and is a UC…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Job Seekers
Wed, June 14
@ 10:30 a.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
Mindfulness for Job Seekers
Learn mindfulness techniques that bring relaxation and effortless focus to challenging situations and relationships. Mindfulness is the practice of bringing full, non-judgmental awareness to the present moment. The struggle of searching for a job can be overwhelming at times. See if the practice of mindfulness meditation and some easy to use on-the-spot techniques can help you during these challenging times. Instructor Laura Jackson has been practicing Zen meditation for 12 years and is a UC…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Job Seekers
Wed, June 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
Mindfulness for Job Seekers
Learn mindfulness techniques that bring relaxation and effortless focus to challenging situations and relationships. Mindfulness is the practice of bringing full, non-judgmental awareness to the present moment. The struggle of searching for a job can be overwhelming at times. See if the practice of mindfulness meditation and some easy to use on-the-spot techniques can help you during these challenging times. Instructor Laura Jackson has been practicing Zen meditation for 12 years and is a UC…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Job Seekers
Wed, June 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
Mindfulness for Job Seekers
Learn mindfulness techniques that bring relaxation and effortless focus to challenging situations and relationships. Mindfulness is the practice of bringing full, non-judgmental awareness to the present moment. The struggle of searching for a job can be overwhelming at times. See if the practice of mindfulness meditation and some easy to use on-the-spot techniques can help you during these challenging times. Instructor Laura Jackson has been practicing Zen meditation for 12 years and is a UC…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Job Seekers

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