Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Best & Worst Job Markets for Unemployed

Indeed.com has released the new Job Market Competition Index which compares the number of unemployed to the number of job postings in the biggest 50 cities in the US. This index shows job seekers how much competition to expect in their area and helps them track which parts of the country offer the best chance of finding a job. You can find the index here (http://www.indeed.com/jobtrends/unemployment) along with a list of the best and worst job markets on the blog post

Thursday, August 13, 2009

Career Kick Off, August 19- Adelphi University

Career Kick Off will provide individuals with the information needed to prosper and learn from this economic environment. Whether considering returning to school, changing career fields or reconnecting with long-dormant career skills, the Career Kick Off will assist those weighing their career options.

The day will consist of three 45 minute seminars, a networking session and a keynote speaker discussing employment trends on Long Island.

Date: Wednesday, August 19, 2009
Time: 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Place: Adelphi University
Ruth S. Harley University Center
1 South Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530

This is a free event but you must be over the age of 21, have at least a high school diploma or GED and have completed the application form.

Registration deadline is August 17, 2009
For additional information call 516-877-3058

Job Fair, Holiday Inn Plainview- September 16

Come meet with many of Long Island's Top Companies. Meet with representatives who are looking to recruit from every category: entry level, licensed professionals, technicians and management candidates.

Place: Holiday Inn Plainview (exit 46 off the LIE) Free Parking and Admission
Date: Wednesday, September 16, 2009
Time: 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM