Tuesday Evening Networking

Job Search Networking Group
When: Every Tuesday of the month.
Time: 4 to 6 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.

Stay focused and motivated.

Network with other job seekers.

Guest speakers present new job search topics.


December 13, 2016

Overcoming Adversity

“Adversity writes our story and if our response is right, the story will be good.”

Adversity appears in some form in all jobs and job search. A person’s ability to handle difficult or confrontational situations is important to success in any position.

Guest speaker Cherine Tolloch will address how to deal with adversity.

Loses Will Occur – So Now What? “We Have a Choice”

Responsibility – The First Step of Learning “If it’s to be, it’s up to me”
Change – The Price of Learning

Teach ability – The Pathway of Learning: “Turning Losses into Lessons”
Turning losses into a gain

Losing gives us an opportunity to learn -  "We Only Learn What We Are Ready to Learn”

Our Attitude Determines Our Altitude

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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