Virtual Networking Meetings 7/27/2020

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Members of the Tri State Transition Community:

Feel free to share this Networking Meetings email with anyone or any group that can benefit from the information. If your group’s updates are not included in this email, please have one of the organizers reach out to me (transitiongroups@gmail.com) and add me to their distribution list for your upcoming events.

Event information received by midnight on Saturday  will be included in the upcoming week’s  email. Upcoming meetings for 4 weeks will be included in the email.

Announcements should include: date, time, group name /host, speaker, topic, registration information, and a short description. I will shorten descriptions if they are too long. Please specify if there are any fees or special registration requirements.

Adrienne Roman

Recurring Meetings

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: keeppace@gmail.com.

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 AbsoluteTransitions, 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/NNJ_PIT4. Login instructions will be provided 24-36 hours prior to each session. Registration closes at 8am the morning of each webinar. If you have any questions, email tony@absolutetransitions.com.

Every other Wednesday from 6:00-7:30pm The 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 introduce tools and techniques from wisdom teachers that will provide job seekers with alternative ways 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. Each meeting will be 60 to 90 minutes and will take place online using Zoom video conferencing. 

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 mmmartin@rutgers.edu

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’ nscn@ejb.rutgers.edu 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.

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.

2020 Virtual Transition Support Meetings

Monday, July 27, 2020, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm: Join Paul Cecala at the Professional Service Group of Central New Jersey’s virtual meeting to learn about the “Components of the Background Check” during the job search hiring process. Learn the “whys,” types, and regulations of background checks and the basics for preparing your potential employer reference list. Networking begins at 10 am. The business meeting starts promptly at 10:30 am. 

To join:

Meeting link: Click on (or copy/paste), https://lnkd.in/eFmwyHR   

Meeting ID: 525-652-585

To dial in by phone only: 646-558-8656

 

Monday, July 27, 2020, 4:00pm – BergenFeng presents Marty Latman – “As Your Career Coach Series” – Virtual Meeting via Zoom –“Getting Interviews Through Successful Networking” You have successfully located job postings that are of interest to you. You believe you are qualified for the position. However, no one is calling you for an HR screening or an interview. Why is this happening to me? Am I doing my job search correctly? All of our Ask the Coach meetings are held on Monday night and begin at 4:00 p.m.. sharp! All meetings are virtual meetings at this time using Zoom. You need to register for each meeting at least 12 hours before the meeting time at the FENG Website – www.TheFENG.ORG under Chapter meetings.

 Tuesday, July 28th, 2020, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Join the NJ Statewide Virtual Job Fair. Login from your laptop, desktop or electronic device. As a Full Service Recruitment option, Career Showcase is ready to connect job seekers and employers via a Virtual Hiring Platform. Virtual Job Fairs have proven to be a safe option for you to interview LIVE with HR Recruiters & Hiring Managers. Our Statewide NJ Virtual Job Fair will host MANY employers that will be recruiting LIVE via our virtual platform.You can login to this event from the safety of your home and interview live with many companies during this event.     

Register free for the Virtual Job Fair by clicking on this link 

 https://tinyurl.com/njvirtualjuly 

  If you are a Hiring Manager, Business Owner or HR Recruiter, call our team today at 732-424-2532 or email brad@careershowcase.com to learn more about our JULY 28th New Jersey Statewide Virtual Job Fair.

 

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 1:30 p.m. ET   Free webinar featuring Lisa Rangel, president of Chameleon Resumes, who will give a presentation titled: How to Design a Powerful Resume to Land Six-Figure Job Interviews and Get the Offer.  Lisa will demonstrate:

  • How to structure your resume, taking into account what kind of information recruiters want to find, and where, and leaving out the fluff they don’t want to see.
  • What to replace on your current ineffective resume, and the exact words to use instead to fill your calendar with interviews.
  • Why recruiters ignore resume tasks and prefer resume RESULTS instead. Almost no one else does this, yet resumes that incorporate results, go straight to the top of the pile. This can be YOU.

Click HERE to Register

Tuesday, July 28,2020 The Tuesday evening NJ JobSeekers group, normally at Trinity Church in Princeton, is moving online for the duration.Tue, Jul 28, 2020 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM (EDT) Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. https://www.gotomeet.me/DSchuchman/nj-jobseekers-july-28 You can also dial in using your phone. United States: +1 (872) 240-3311 Access Code: 776-130-485

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at 7:00 Suffern Professional Networking Team meeting cancelled due to lack of responses.

 

Thursday, July 30, 2020 at 1:30 p.m. ET   Free webinar featuring Lisa Rangel, president of Chameleon Resumes, who will give a presentation titled: How to Design a Powerful Resume to Land Six-Figure Job Interviews and Get the Offer.  Lisa will demonstrate:

  • How to structure your resume, taking into account what kind of information recruiters want to find, and where, and leaving out the fluff they don’t want to see.
  • What to replace on your current ineffective resume, and the exact words to use instead to fill your calendar with interviews.
  • Why recruiters ignore resume tasks and prefer resume RESULTS instead. Almost no one else does this, yet resumes that incorporate results, go straight to the top of the pile. This can be YOU.

Click HERE to Register 

Thursday, July 30, 2020, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Fairy God Boss (FBG) presents its virtual career fair exclusively for womxn in tech. During this uncertain time, we’re excited to connect you with employers who are still hiring! 

What: Virtual Career Fair for Womxn in Technology

When: Thursday, July 30 | 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. EST

Where: Entirely virtual

Who: Software engineers, developers, data scientists, UX/UI designers, technology team leaders, cybersecurity professionals and technology consultants

Register now

8/3/20 – BergenFENG – Marty Latman – Learn From Latman Series – Virtual Meeting via Zoom – 4:00pm – “Am I Managing My Career Successfully? – What’s the Plan?” Do you just have a job or do you have a career? Do you expect to gain maximum success and happiness in your current position? Are you working lots of hours and finding the financial rewards and happiness you expected? Do you have a Career Plan? You are responsible for the management of your career. Are you really managing it? Please join Marty Latman as he discusses “Am I Managing my Career Successfully? What’s the Plan?” In his presentation, Marty will provide you with a roadmap to manage your career. He will discuss steps you need to take to successfully manage your career while enjoying it.

Please register for all meetings at www.thefeng.org under chapter meetings.

Thursday, August 6, 2020, 10:00 am – 11:30 am, JVS presents ‘‘If you don’t have focus, you don’t have game’ by Janelle Razzino. You’re focusing on the position you want–and working toward that goal to make it happen. But it’s easier to get your game on if you know what to target:

What position do you want? Are you doing the right things to get there?

Aim high–not low. Are you applying or asking for the right level position?

What is your everyday mission statement?

 For more information, please contact Meryl Kanner at

862-704-2233 or click here .

Thursday, 8/6/20 – BergenFENG -Paul Bailo – Virtual Meeting via Zoom 6:30pm – “Acing the Digital Interview”. Most interviews now begin with a virtual interview. Learn how to put yourself in the best light and set the stage for success. Joint us as Paul J. Bailo, CEO of Phone Interview Pro, a service for job seekers who want to perfect their virtual interview skills. Paul J. Bailo is the CEO of Phone Interview Pro – a service for job seekers who want to perfect their virtual interview skills. He is the author of “The Essential Digital Interview Handbook” and “The Essential Phone Interview Handbook”. He has been featured in such media as CNN Money.com, Yahoo Hot Jobs, Monster,com, CareerBuilder.com, USA Today, Forbes and U.S. News and World Report

Saturday, August 8th, from 8:00 am – 10:00 am: The Breakfast Club NJ Presents: ‘“Blockchain 101: An Overview’ presented by Lindsley D. Medlin, Jr.

 (virtual meeting). Details for meeting sign on are located at: www.thebreakfastclubnj.com Join us on Meetup.com at: http://www.meetup.com/The-Breakfast-Club-NJ/ to RSVP for the meeting. 

For sign on details, go to www.thebreakfastclubnj.com.

Monday, 8/10/20 – BergenFENG Marty Latman – Learn From Latman Series – Virtual Meeting via Zoom – “Networking Remotely in Today’s Changing World” – 4:00pm Do you feel isolated and alone? Has your job search come to a screeching halt? How do you network when you are separated from people? Things we used to do to network and find a new position have changed very rapidly during the span of several months. What was considered normal at the beginning of 2020 may be forever changed due to the Covis-19.. How are you adjusting to the “new Normal”? How do you remedy this situation? Please join Marty Latman on August 10, 2020 as he discusses  ”Networking Remotely in Today’s Changing World”. Marty will discuss the things you need to do today to find the job you are searching for. Please register for all meetings at www.thefeng.org under chapter meetings.

Tuesday, August 11, 2020, from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm: Northern Fairfield Professionals (NFP) Presents a zoom meeting for an elevator speech workshop. This is a free network group, run for people looking for new opportunities or interested in professional development. Please join us for an elevator speech workshop where John Barry will provide a worksheet and discuss the 6 key steps in creating an elevator speech. The attendees will have the opportunity to practice their elevator speech and connect on any potential leads. Meet and network with peers, managers, and professionals. To request the zoom link for the elevator speech workshop,  please e-mail john@itechcp.com.  Northern Fairfield Professionals (NFP) meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month.

Monday, 8/17/20 –BergenFENG- Marty Latman – Learn From Latman Series – Virtual Meeting via Zoom – 4:00pm – “In- transition Now What do I do? Being in-transition for a short or long period of time can be a very stressful. You can get depressed, angry and confused. You can lose your self-confidence.. What can you do to change this situation? How do you get back into the “game”? How do you change this negative situation into a positive experience? Please join Marty Latman on August 17, 2020 as he discusses a topic all people in-transition struggle with as he presents “In-Transition – Now What do I do?” Attendees at all levels will learn about the obstacles they need to overcome during this period to succeed, the methods they need to use to change their situation and ways to make being in-transition a productive, meaningful and positive time in their lives. Marty Latman, called by many people as the “Best Networker” they know, is a People Helper and Match Maker. He is the Executive Director of Latman Advisory Services LLC. From professional career coaching and development to business consulting to financial advisement, Latman Advisory Services is dedicated to helping you achieve your personal or business goals. Marty takes a collaborative approach as he works closely to meet the unique needs and goals of each client.Please register for all meetings at www.thefeng.org under chapter meetings.

8/19/20 – BergenFENG – Joey Himelfarb – Virtual Meeting via Zoom 6:30pm – “Selling Yourself” Aristotle believed an important skill any person could have was the ability to influence. Have you ever had to convince your colleagues, department heads, or company executives to try a different tactic in acquiring new business? Ever tried to get your customers to buy your stuff? Ever tried to get your kids to behave a certain way? Ever go on a job interview? Join us for a thought provoking, highly interactive, and entertaining program that will demystify your views of selling and help you to better sell yourself. With a blank white board or flip chart, 2 different colored markers, and an audience thirsting for knowledge, you will:

Discover how you can apply selling theories and techniques to help you land the job you desire. (Hint: no rocket science involved, but Rocket Scientists can surely benefit.) 

Hear new ideas about old sales strategies that focus your attention on getting hiring managers to consider you for the job you want. (Make them wonder how they ever got along without you.) Please register for all meetings at www.thefeng.org under chapter meetings.

Pre-Recorded Podcasts

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.

Westport Public Library, located at 20 Jesup Road, Westport, CT 06880 offers an interesting series of weekly programs pertaining to job search, training, and career advice. Click on their link at: http://www.westportlibrary.org/events for a detailed list of upcoming events. In addition, many of these informative presentations are recorded and the podcasts can be viewed 24/7, when time allows, at: http://www.westportlibrary.org/digital/podcasts/searchresults?podcast_terms=jobseeker.

Microcasts featuring Win Sheffield, a certified career coach, consisting of 71 assorted Power of You Microcasts. These 5-minute Microcasts answer various career questions, such as:

  • I have just been laid off and don’t know where to turn; what do I do
  • I am frustrated by my progress even though I am pursuing a variety of job options. What can I do to improve my results
  • Networking, I have very little idea who I should be meeting with or what to ask them. Can you help me get started

For the entire list of 71 five-minute Power of You microcasts, please click on the following link: www.winsheffield.com/podcasts.

Teleconference featuring Abby Kohut, President of Staffing Symphony, and author of Absolutely Abby’s 101 Job Search Secrets, give a teleconference call titled: ‘Keeping Your Career on Track During the COVID-19 Pandemic’. The replay can be accessed at: https://careerwakeupcalls.com/replay-2703/.

In addition to listening to this replay, send an email to Abby at join@absolutelyabby.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. Good Luck, Marty Latman

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:

https://www.psgofmercercounty.org/p/e-learning-resources.html

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