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Monday, 6/21 at 10:00 a.m., Professional Services Group of Central New Jersey hosts,
Speed Interviewing, Join the PSGCNJ Technology Committee as they show you how to sharpen your job interview skills in this Speed Interviewing workshop. This interactive session breaks meeting attendees into smaller groups putting your interview skills to the test. Practice your Challenge | Action | Result (CAR) stories getting feedback on content, tone, time, and virtual video interviewing skills with actionable steps you can put to immediate use.
Zoom meeting Access:
Meeting link: https://lnkd.in/eFmwyHR
Meeting ID: 525-652-585
Dial-in phone only: 646-558-8656
Monday, June 21, 2021, 5 – 6:30 PM, NYPL hosts, 4 Key Steps in a Salary Negotiation
Event Details, When you finally get a job offer, do you rush to say yes? Or do you say, “Give me 24 hours to think about it” and plan your negotiation strategy in advance? Learn the 4 key steps in a salary negotiation: knowing what you are worth, outlasting the competition, getting the offer, and negotiating.. How to juggle the 4 key numbers in any salary conversation and how you can get more of what matters to you including salary, benefits, and perks.
Monday, 21 Jun 2021, 5:45-8:15 PM, WNO hosts Beverly Daniel, Presentation: Responses to Difficult Interview Questions
Save time! If you have registered for a previous WNO meeting, when you register this time, you can fill in fields where the information has not changed with “Same”!
Presentation Abstract: It is important to know the major points you want to make when you have your next interview. When you interview, you are going to be asked tough questions. Why did you leave your last company? Why is there a gap in your employment? What salary are you looking for? How have you adapted to COVID times? You need to be prepared!
June 21, 2021, St. Hubert Job & Networking Ministry, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.: “Expanded Evening Exchange Group”, Whether you are a newcomer to the Saint Hubert Job Support Group or one of our members, feel free to attend our “Expanded Evening Exchange Group”, for job seekers, on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month, where you can sit in and learn from the questions and answers of others. Stop in to the “Expanded Evening Exchange Group”, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Attend June 21st “Virtual” (Zoom) Meetings (St. Huberts only).
Tuesday, 6/22 at 1:30 Great job opportunities are out there, you just have to know where to look. THIS IS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY, Lisa Rangel an expert in her field is offering a free LinkedIn Master Class she’ll share proven job landing tips. Register here https://bit.ly/li6222421 to get the recording.
Tuesday, June 22, 2021, 5 – 6:30 PM, NYPL hosts, Envisioning Your Ideal Career Event Details, Not sure what that ideal career looks like? Unsure of the path to get there? Are fear and doubt getting in your way? Join Certified Career Coach/NYPL Workshop Facilitator Jim Arnoffin a highly interactive workshop that will give you the coaching tools to envision that career with ease, let go of those obstacles that are standing in your way and gain the courage to pursue that career with commitment. Learn tools that will allow you to see all your options, tap into your passion and create specific action steps to achieve the career you deserve.
This is a highly interactive live coaching workshop. You will benefit the most if you volunteer to be coached, so be camera-ready and prepare for some breakthrough thinking!
Tuesday, June 22, 2021, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m., William Paterson University Office of Alumni Relations hosts, Effective Salary and “Job” Negotiation – Make Thousands in Minutes!
Previous sessions from the Jump Start Your 2021 Job Search series are available on-demand on the WPUNJ Alumni YouTube Channel
For questions, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at alumni@… or 973-720-2175.
Tuesday, June 22nd at 7:00pm WNO Suffern Professional Networking Team, On vacation the week of Tuesday, June 29th. No meeting will be held that day.
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Tuesday, June 22, 2021 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM (EDT), The Tuesday evening NJ JobSeekers group, normally at Trinity Church in Princeton, is moving online for the duration.
Web site: https://sites.google.com/site/njjobseekers/home Resume Review Workshop
Facilitator, recruiter, and job seeker ally Ed Han will discuss page length, why the 2 page limit really isn’t, why bullets should never be your duties, and a few tips and tricks that can help strengthen your resume. Tuesday meeting permalink: https://sites.google.com/site/njjobseekers/hot-link-to-this-weeks-online-meeting
WED JUNE 23rd, 7:00-8:45pm central time, $20, NSENG presents, “REDUCING STRESS, BURNOUT & CREATING A WINNING JOB SEARCH” PLUS a Round of Networking. The one question that no one can answer about your job search is: How long will it take to land your next career opportunity? That makes for a frustrating and very stressful experience. Add to this, the challenges that COVID-19 has presented, and many job seekers are struggling to maintain positive momentum. So what can you do to shift from merely surviving to THRIVING during your job search? This webinar features motivational speaker, MICHAEL HAHN, will present how you can leverage your time in transition by developing a different mindset that produces more positive results. .
Click HERE to view details and/or register for this webinar. & networking session.
Wednesday, June 23, 2021, 7:15pm – 8:45pm Job Seekers of Montclair presents a workshop with Carol Anderson: Resumes Are Still Needed Carol is the Director of Career Development and Placement at the Milano School of Policy, Management and the Environment. She comes highly recommended.
Meeting ID: 859 0520 2841
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THURSDAY, JUNE 24, 2021, 10:00am – 12:00pm, Monmouth County Workforce Development, FREE CAREER WEBINAR, ‘FINDING, OWNING & TELLING YOUR STORY’, By Deborah Burns. Please reserve your seat by going to: https://conta.cc/3fcstzk and registering for this workshop. YOU MUST Complete the registration to receive an email with the ZOOM link to join. Please SAVE the link sent to you, as this is the ONLY time you will receive it-there are NO REMINDERS before the event. What you will learn: Learn how storytelling secrets can move your career story forward, help you to ace interviews, and tie your story to any company that you’d like to work for. Join media chief innovation officer turned author Deborah Burns as she walks through her “Authorize It!” method to shift your perspective and create a writer’s mindset. Remember, you don’t need to be a writer – you just need to think like one!
June 24, 2021 1 PM – 3:30 PM, NJLAP Networkers Without Borders June Online Meeting, The Power of Our Intentions, The intentions we hold for ourselves and our futures influence can have a significant impact on us, whether we are aware of them or not. In this program, we’ll explore the difference between intentions and goals, the benefits of intention setting, and the role personal intention can play in changing our lives. We’ll also examine steps to consciously set our intentions to help motivate us, overcome self-defeating patterns, and attract positives in our lives. Presenter Susan Wilk. Registration Required Here
Thursday, 6/24 at 1:30 p.m. ET., Learn proven tactics to find quality job leads and opportunities using LinkedIn, at a time when making virtual connections has become more important than ever. Attend this special presentation with Lisa Rangel, a specialist in her field. Register here https://bit.ly/li6222421 to get the recording.
Thursday, June 24, 2021, Virtual Benefit 7:00 pm, Jewish Vocational Service (JVS) Annual (virtual benefit) ‘Taste and Toast’. Learn all about our newest and best-ever strategy to connect our clients in need of training, employment and equal opportunities with both the skills they need and the employers looking to hire. And, it’s an all-new resource to employers to help assess needs, create training programs and provide qualified and skilled candidates for hire. To register click here by June 18.For more info, contact Katie Witzig at 862-704-2281 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, June 25, 2021, 12 – 1:30 PM, NYPL hosts TGIF! Building the Job Search Momentum. Do you have a burning question that gets in the way of your job search?
If so, this webinar is for you! During this Q&A style session, NYPL Career Coach, Kathy Fanning, will help you to get some clarity on your dilemmas.
Think through your questions and reserve your time for June TGIF Fridays at noon to build momentum and accountability for your job search process. You can attend all of the Friday sessions for the increased benefit or pick the dates that work best for you.
Saturday, June 26, 2021, 5 – 6:30 PM, NYPL hosts, ‘Resume Resilience: How to Create a New Resume for the New Normal in 2021’, Event Details, Many of us are rebounding from a tough year that tested our personal and professional stamina and threw us some curveballs that may have stalled or derailed our careers. As we shift to a new normal, we face new challenges in positioning our professional identities and articulating why employers need us. Employers are undergoing a seismic shift and many businesses have changed forever. This means their definition of an “ideal” candidate in2019 may look different in 2021, and job seekers need refreshed resumes to accommodate this pivot. During this 90-minute presentation, participants will learn:
– Strategies for transforming your resume from a boring list of job tasks to a unique story about the value you can bring to an employer.
– Hacks for creating a resume that makes it past both human and computer scanners and into the hands of the hiring manager.
-Tips for communicating new skills developed during the pandemic to differentiate your candidacy in the future.
– Tricks for adding design and visual effects to make your resume stand out.
– Methods for gracefully explaining employment gaps and career transitions.
– Suggestions for eliminating age or other potential biases.
6/28 at 10:00 a.m., Professional Services Group of Central New Jersey, Monday hosts,
The Self-Talk Show: Manifesting Your Magnificent, Join Ralph Andracchio as he offers insight into what your inner monologue really is, the difference between positive and negative self-talk, and tools that can immediately help you notice the truth, challenge the negativity, and change your self-talk critic into a self-advocacy machine. Ralph Andracchio began his coaching journey in improvisational theater, and for the last 12 plus years has traveled all over the U.S. teaching hundreds of students and multiple companies how to be more mindful, connected, positive, and successful.
Zoom meeting Access:
Meeting link: https://lnkd.in/eFmwyHR
Meeting ID: 525-652-585
Dial-in phone only: 646-558-8656
Monday, June 28, 2021, 12 – 1:30 PM, NYPL hosts, ‘Just One Reason: The Power of Professional Relationships’, Event Details, Successful careers rest on strong relationships. Whether with colleagues, clients, management, or others, if you have a network developed on deep relationships, you then have people who will refer you, advocate for you, feed you advice and insights, and support you in whatever ways you need.
Following on from his well-received talk for NYPL, ‘Just Ask’, Andy Lopata returns to explore the fundamentals of building, nurturing, and leveraging strong professional relationships. Based on his book ‘Connected Leadership’, during the session he will look at:
– Where are the gaps in your professional relationships?
– Understanding the Relationship Matrix and how it helps projects thrive
– The 7 Stages of Professional Relationships
– When to be transactional and when to be friends
– Knowing how to make it easy for your connections to support you when they are ready to
June 28, 2021, 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.: “Job Seeker’s Exchange”, St. Hubert Job & Networking Ministry, Whether you are a newcomer to the Saint Hubert Job Support Group or one of our members, feel free to attend the meeting, for job seekers, which precedes our regular Monday meeting on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month, where you can sit in and learn from the questions and answers of others. Stop in to the Job Seeker’s Exchange, 6 p.m. – 7 p.m., prior to the start of our regular meeting.
June 28, 2021, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.: “Plan Your Job Search Every Week”, St. Hubert Job & Networking Ministry, How do you become more efficient in your job search? Christine Kidder, Job Search and Career Coach, will provide tips on how to focus your job search efforts, including how her weekly planning session can optimize these results. She will also share information on how to maximize the efficiency of job search resources. Attend June 28th “Virtual” (Zoom) Meetings (St Hubert only)
Tuesday, June 29, 2021, 5 – 6:30 PM, NYPL hosts, ‘A Competitive Advantage: How to Get a Job in the Nonprofit Sector’, Event Details, Have you ever considered working or volunteering in the nonprofit sector? In this workshop, you’ll get a broad overview of the social good industry, hear about what makes a nonprofit organization or social good company unique, and learn about how environments within these organizations differ from more traditional companies. Most importantly, we’ll explore how you can use social good to expand your reputation, knowledge, skills, and networks and pinpoint aspects of the industry that will help you succeed in any career path you might be on.
Wednesday, June 30, 2021, 5 – 6:30 PM, NYPL hosts, ‘Turn Job Interviews into Offers’,
Event Details, Have you ever walked out of an interview thinking it went well, but then you didn’t get the job? Or felt a great conversation come to a halt as soon as you answered their salary question? Perhaps in one interview you felt a bit too nervous, or you simply want to polish up your interviewing skills. If any of these are true for you, then you’ll want to attend this webinar. Robert Hellmann of www.hellmannconsulting.com will share field-tested strategies and techniques (and dispel myths) that will boost your likelihood of acing the interview.
– A strategic approach involving “story-telling” that will put you ahead of the competition.
– How to handle salary questions and other questions you’re likely to hear.
– What to do when they ask you about your weaknesses.
– The three things companies look for in a candidate, and how to prepare.
– The three questions you must ask to ensure the interview’s success.
– How to turn a “”No”” into a “”Yes””
Tuesday, July 6, 2021, 5 – 6:30 PM, NYPL hosts, ‘Create Confidence & Empower Yourself and Others Using Self-Compassion’, Event Details, From increased isolation to job loss or change, to simply managing in a pandemic: 2020 has left so many of us feeling discouraged, asking questions but not getting answers, or simply stuck in self-doubt. We may regret not taking certain actions or accomplishing what we’d intended. Taking inventory of our innate value as individuals, recognizing our self-worth, and leaning into a deep compassion for ourselves and others has never been more critical. During this masterclass, we’ll learn how to create self-compassion and confidence from the inside out so we can thrive in a way that’s authentic to who we are, as we move through 2021 and beyond. We’ll learn: How to feel fully empowered, even if life looks different than before How to acknowledge and honor our true, unwavering worth and generate self-esteem through a powerful and simple reframe How to expertly manage stress so it works for, not against, us How to claim your authentic identity – no matter the job, home, relationship, or friendships you’re in
Saturday July 10, at 8:00 am, The Breakfast Club NJ Presents: Rise Above The Competition: An Interactive Lesson on Interviewing, by Colleen Farrary. Please share this with other groups you may be in. Join us on Meetup.com at: https://www.meetup.com/The-Breakfast-Club-NJ/ to RSVP for the meeting. GoToMeeting instructions for signing onto the meeting can be found on the website www.thebreakfastclubnj.com home page. Attend June 28th “Virtual” (Zoom) Meetings
(St Hubert only)
In this article, IDC’s Wayne Kurtzman shares survey results on how to increase engagement in virtual meetings .https://blogs.idc.com/2020/07/06/what-virtual-conferences-still-miss/
This video podcast explores the preferences, experiences, attitudes and behaviors of organizers and attendees of virtual events that have been held in the wake of COVID-19. It also delves into the priorities that organizers, sponsors, and vendors should address to ensure a positive experience for event attendees and how to capitalize of virtual event opportunities.https://info.idc.com/Virtual_Events_Podcast.html
The New York Science, Industry and Business Library, located at 188 Madison Avenue @ 34th Street, New York, NY 10016. The library also recorded some of the presentations and they are available 24/7 on-line at: http://www.nypl.org/node/90324.
In addition to listening to this replay, send an email to Abby at email@example.com. This will add you to the invite list for the next call and the resource guide from this call.
Zoom: If you want to learn how to use Zoom, copy this link: https://www.linkedin.com/learning/learning-zoom/stay-connected-with-zoom-meetings?trk=lilblog_03-11-20_new-to-working-remotely-resources_learning and paste it into your browser. This will take you to your LinkedIn account and then to videos to instruct you to use Zoom.
PSG of Mercer County website has now grown to 35 eLearning sites. Many are free, but not all. Check out some of these eLearning sites at:
Sara Greenhouse of Generate Buzz, LLC has officially launched Coaches’ Covid Couch, a series of short podcasts with a variety of coaches (ex. job / career, health & wellness, sales, business, life, etc), discussing their experiences during the pandemic and advice they have to help you build your resilience. Click here to check out the Generate Buzz, LLC YouTube channel and be sure to click subscribe so you’re notified of new videos. Questions? Please email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Philadelphia Area Great Careers Group (PAGCG), with the Business Executives Networking Group (BENG) and Nonprofit Career Network (NCN) provides career education, resources, support services, & networking connections for those in transition, the self-employed, employed, & the organizations that employ them. We are all-inclusive, diverse, and equitable. BENG is for mid to senior level whether in transition, employed, or self-employed.
For more information go to https://greatcareersphl.org/
The latest event list can be found here: http://bit.ly/CareerEdEvents
The mission of CareerUSA.org is to provide ONE website where anyone who is unemployed or under-employed, can find everything they need to help with his or her career search that will result in employment.
Any formed group that assists members in educating, coaching, career testing, job lead, networking connections, mentoring, counseling, or support, while providing a safe place for the job seeker, is welcome to be listed on the or CareerUSA.org website. For more information and a schedule of events go to
Become a New Start Career Network Member!
New Start Career Network (NSCN) provides free assistance to NJ residents over age 45 who have been out of work for at least 6 months. Membership includes:
- Information and advice about the labor market and job search strategies, including over 100 webinars on all aspects of the search.
- Free access to premium job search services such as Jobscan, Vault, and Big Interview.
- One-on-one and group virtual coaching provided by trained volunteer coaches.
- Resume & LinkedIn profile reviews and practice interviewing with coaches.
- Referrals to a broad range of services through NSCN’s partners, including education, training, mental health support, and financial advising.
Sundays from 9:00 – 9:30 am: George Pace, an IT Technology Leader, in Partnership with TBCNJ, host a weekly LIVE Webinar every Sunday to discuss:
- The latest Federal / State news as it relates to the Job Market
- Updates related to Unemployment
- Discuss proactive job search activities
To access the webinar, visit:www.facebook.com/keeppace. In the left-hand column, click on Videos, then click on the video that says LIVE. If you don’t see the LIVE button, it hasn’t started yet. For questions, please contact George Pace at: email@example.com.
Every Monday Morning, 9:30am to 11:30am, (GMT-06:00) America/Chicago “VIRTUAL” JOB SUPPORT GROUP MEETINGS Every Monday Morning Organizer: Mike Ritter StHubertJobMinistry@groups.io . The Saint Hubert Job and Networking Ministry continues in its mission to assist the job seeker and job changer with the introduction of “virtual” Job Support Group meetings, via Zoom. The meetings are a way to address your careering and job connection concerns with one of our team members, as well as one another, learn more about the resources available to job seekers, and to share information and support with a small group of attendees.
If you would like to register for this event:
- Send an email, with the name of the event, Job Support Group, to Mike Ritter, at StHubertJobMinistry@groups.io
- You will receive an invitation to Zoom.com, a video conferencing platform, to join the group on your computer, tablet, or mobile device
- Click on the link, within that email invitation, to join the “Job Support Group”, on Zoom.com.
Please send any questions to Mike Ritter at StHubertJobMinistry@groups.io
The WNO (Westchester Networking Organization) meets the third Monday of each month. During the COVID pandemic, we are meeting via Zoom at 5:45 p.m. The WNO is a community that is supportive and welcoming to those who are in transition and that fosters career fulfillment for all professionals, including those fully employed. We provide an opportunity to network across industries, fields and organizations. Our monthly meetings include networking time as well as a presentation on a topic relevant to job search and career development. The contact e-mail ID for the WNO, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesdays, Northern NJ Professionals in Transition (#NNJ_PIT) is proud to announce it is hosting Zoom meetings led by longtime group facilitator and career coach, Tony Calabrese, of Absolute Transitions, LLC. These will be held on alternating Tuesdays from 10am-12pm. Be sure to check our webpage for the most up-to-date info, including webinar descriptions, at: bit.ly/PT2021sched. Login instructions will be provided the day prior to each session. Registration closes at 8am the morning of each webinar. If you have any questions, email: email@example.com.
Every Tuesday 1-2:00pm, Join Ken Lang for Linkedin Lunch and Learn register here https://www.meetup.com/Weekly-LinkedIn-Lunch-and-Learn/ .
Tuesdays, Neighbors-helping-Neighbors USA is a grassroots, volunteer, networking organization that is widely respected and recognized for its work in career advancement and job search support. Zoom based meetings are held every Tuesday between 7:00pm to 7:40pm. Registration is required through NhN’s website (www.nhnusa.org).
Join William Paterson University Alumni Association virtually on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 6:00 p.m. via Zoom for an informative and strategic approach to landing the job you want. We are pleased to launch a series of career workshops to help support you in your career search. Whether you’re in a current job search, considering a career transition or looking to take your career to the next level, these sessions are for you! Over the next 5 months, you’ll have an opportunity to learn the key elements of a job search strategy and a step-by-step approach to landing the job you want. We’ll take the guesswork out of the job search, so you will always know what to do next.
The series will be led by Executive Coach Robert Hellmann, President of Hellmann Career Consulting, a certified GetFive Senior Career Coach, and a LinkedIn Certified Professional Recruiter. For questions, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at firstname.lastname@example.org or 973-720-2175.
Effective Salary and “Job” Negotiation – Make Thousands in Minutes! – Tuesday, June 22
Every Wednesday at 9:30, psgmc (Professional Services Group Morris County) presents a virtual meeting. They provide relevant speakers to help with your job search, as well as provide a forum to networks. If you would like to attend our meetings please email Dale at email@example.com for Zoom Meeting ID and Password.
Every other Wednesday from roduce tools and techniques from wisdom teachers that will provide job seekers with alternative 6:00-7:30pm The NSCN Resilience Circle has provided an opportunity for people to share their frustrations and anxieties about job loss and subsequent job search with their peers. We will intays to work through their transition period and consciously change their mindset. The group will meet every other Wednesday from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. These sessions are only open to members of NSCN.
Expectations We ask the following of each member: Commit to being willing and open to explore and take action from the wisdom thought leaders and various self-care activities, and actively participate in all group discussions and study topics that are presented.
If you are interested in participating, please email Michele Martin at firstname.lastname@example.org.
1st and 3rd Thursday of the month The Northwest New Jersey Career Club (NWNJCC) led by Nancy Mackowiak, will conduct an ONLINE ZOOM Meeting regarding current job search issues and challenges. This group previously met at the Mount Olive Public Library. To join the meeting, join the Facebook group ‘Northwest New Jersey Career Club’ and a Zoom invitation will be sent to you, a day before the meeting.
Every Thursday at 1:30pm, join The New Start Career Network (NSCN) for an hour of open discussion and support with Michele Martin, Marc Strano, and Maria Heidkamp. The agenda is based on your needs and questions. To learn more, visit the NSCN website at https://www.newstartcareernetwork.org/ or email us at ‘Ask NSCN’ email@example.com if you have questions.
The Professional Service Group (PSG) of Mercer County is a community program providing enrichment seminars for professionals in transition who are seeking new employment opportunities or exploring new career paths. PSG of Mercer County meets each Friday morning at 10:00am. Meetings are always free, open to all, and do NOT require you to register in advance. Please check the PSG of Mercer County website Event Calendar for upcoming programs: https://www.psgofmercercounty.org/p/event-calendar.html.
1st and 3rd Saturday of the month Careers in Transition (CIT, read about us at https://www.christchurchshorthills.org/parish-life/church-fellowship/careers-in-transition1/ ) meets virtually on ZOOM. Virtual business cards are shared using ZOOM chat.
REGISTRATION USING THE CIT GOOGLE FORM IS REQUIRED by 4PM Friday before the meeting using https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdixw9sWuOVUkACon_LioMt3xdw79v94u-fmjYRmrD-Hx9H1Q/viewform Google will acknowledge your form submission. CIT will send you the Zoom link on Friday night. Please check your spam folder.
The New York Science, Industry and Business Library, located at 188 Madison Avenue @ 34th Street, New York, NY 10016-4314, offers an extensive series of weekly programs pertaining to job search, training, and career advice. In addition, the library has numerous training classes on Microsoft Office, including: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Check it out; you will be glad that you did. Inquiries about programs may be made by calling 917-275-6975, Monday to Saturday from 9 am to 6 pm. Click on their link at: http://www.nypl.org/events/calendar?location=65 for a detailed list of upcoming classes. In addition to these great in-person classes, the library also recorded some of the presentations and they are available 24/7 on-line at: http://www.nypl.org/node/90324 . Check them out; I am sure you will be pleasantly surprised by the amount of helpful information awaiting you.