Tuesday Evening Networking

Job Search Networking Group
When: Second, third, and fourth Tuesday of every month.
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Time: 4 to 5:30 p.m.
  Guest speakers present on the second Tuesday of the month.
Location: The Career Place
Price: $15 for Lifetime Membership
Registration: Stop by the center, or call 781.932.5518.
networking

Stay focused and motivated.

Network with other job seekers.

Guest speakers present new job search topics.

Networking Events:

March 10, 2015: Learn How to Effectively Use the Boston Business Journal in Your Job Search
 

Want to know how to search for job opportunities using the Boston Business Journal? You will learn techniques for finding what you need from the Boston Business Journal in less than a half-hour a week, business information to help you stand out during interviews and how to recognize job opportunities within news stories and features.

Abby Grant of the Boston Business Journal will provide job search strategies for using the BBJ including their special Executive Profiles and People on the Move sections. She will also discuss how to use the Book of Lists, published in January, to assist you in your job search.

Additional Seminar Benefits:

  • Increase your knowledge of the local business community
  • Business information to help you achieve your goals
  • Incorporate social networking
  • How to recognize job leads in news stories and features
  • Specific actions you can take to warm up cold leads
  • How each section of the paper/website can help you expand your network
  • PROFIT from every issue

Who should attend:

  • Anyone looking for new employment opportunities
  • People currently working but 'under-employed'
  • Managers
  • Support Staff
  • Entry-Level

Why should you join the group:

  • Employment experts estimate 60% to 75% of ALL jobs are found by networking
  • Meet and hear from local industry representatives
  • Get on-going job search advice from staff and members
  • According to a Career Transition Study done by Drake Beam Morin, 64% of the almost 7,500 people surveyed said they found their new jobs through networking
Past speakers:
  • Lahey Clinic
  • Bank of America representatives
  • Fresenius Medical Care
  • John Galt Staffing
  • Mettler-Toledo
  • Raytheon
  • Monster.com
  • Internal Revenue Service

Previous topics:

  • Overcoming the Deadly Dozen Obstacles to Effective Job Hunting, presented by Dr. Paul Powers, author of "Winning Job Interviews" (Career Press) and "Love Your Job!" (O'Reilly Media)
  • Selling Yourself - What Makes You Stand Out
  • What Recruiters/HR Look for in a Candidate
  • How to Prepare for Phone Interviews
  • Stay Motivated in a Job Search
  • Making a Career Change

To register as a member: Stop by the center, or call 781.932.5518.

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