Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Saturday, June 05, 2010

Town of Huntington Job Fair, June 10th

All welcome to attend the Town of Huntington Job Fair on Thursday, June 10th,
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM. Councilwoman Glenda Jackson will again partner with the Huntington, East Northport and Melville Chambers of Commerce to host the fourth annual Town of Huntington Job Fair from 5 to 7 p.m. at Harborfields High School,
98 Taylor Avenue, Greenlawn, NY. A resume writing clinic, hosted by Family Service League, will begin at 4 pm.

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Job Searching Over 40: Manifesting Your Personal Power

Wednesday, May 19, 7:00-8:30 PM
They are overqualified, set in their ways, no longer productive, and afraid to change; these are just some of the myths and stereotypes that face the more experienced worker. A job search at any age is a competition. Older workers may find extra challenges that make securing a job especially frustrating. Join career coach and author, Paula Klee Parish, to learn strategies for dealing with the barriers, eliminating negativity and making age an asset, not an obstacle, in your job search. This promises to be an inspiring and engaging presentation that is not to be missed!
To register, call 631-273-7883 or email career center at, brenjobs@suffolk.lib.ny.us .

Saturday, April 17, 2010

GlassDoor.Com

Check out this great resource! Inside look into over 70,000 companies. Get info on salaries, interview questions, and employee reviews. Perfect for interview preparation. http://www.glassdoor.com/

Monday, April 05, 2010

Unemployed? Isn't it time to attend the Library's Job Club?

The 2nd Cup of Coffee Job Club will be meeting Friday, April 9 at 9:30 AM on the lower level, meeting room. In addition to getting support, information and motivation to help you with your search, we will have a guest speaker!

A specialist in stress reduction will provide help and suggestions on how to deal with the stresses related to unemployment and interviewing. Thinking about joining our job club, there's never been a better time! We look forward to seeing you!

Saturday, March 27, 2010

Developing a Winning Image

March 31, 2010 at 7:00 PM, Lower Level Meeting Room

Need help and suggestions on how best to present yourself during your job search and interviewing with potential employers? Come get valuable tips and advice from a career coach and management consultant who will cover dressing from the inside out, resumes, salary negotiation and more. Remember the Brentwood Library's Job Fair is May 13. Come learn how to put your best foot forward! Register online,
call 631-273-7883 or e-mail the Career Center at brenjobs@suffolk.lib.ny.us to reserve your spot today!

Monday, March 01, 2010

Long Island Job Fair, Melville Mariott

Long Island Job Fair, Tuesday, March 16, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM at the Melville Mariott
1350 Old Walt Whitman Road, Melville NY 11747. Register online.

Thursday, January 14, 2010

Long Island Job Fair, Melville Marriott

A Long Island Job Fair will take place on Thursday, January 21, 2010 between
11:00 AM-2:00 PM at the Melville Mariott, 1350 Old Whitman Road, Melville.

For a list of attending companies, click the link below and fill out the registration form:

http://www.nationalcareerfairs.com/career_fairs/details/NY/Long_Island/January/21/2010/

Saturday, January 09, 2010

Start the New Year Off Right, Attend one of our Career Center Workshops!

A New Year is the perfect time to reignite your job search and/or career. Check out these great programs to get you started:
(Register online, in person or call (631)273-7883 or email brenjobs@suffolk.lib.ny.us to reserve your spot today!)

Exploring Franchising as a Career Alternative:
Wednesday, January 27, 7:00-8:30 PM

Have you or someone you know recently lost their job? Do you find yourself working harder but making someone else rich not yourself? Do you wish you had more control over your life so you could spend more time with your family or take vacation without asking for permission? Did you ever think that it would be nice to own your own business? If you answered YES to any of these questions then you should make time now to attend this workshop. We will be discussing how to be a franchise business owner. You will leave this workshop with the knowledge you need to take that next step.

Marketing Yourself in a Tight Job Market:
Thursday, January 28, 6:30-8:00 PM
If you are now or soon to be laid off it is imperative that you revamp your job search strategies. Preparation of a marketing plan, complete with implementation tactics is crucial. This seminar will cover self-assessment, marketing strategies, setting goals and preparing psychologically for the interview and negotiation process. Come listen to this informative presentation, network and maximize your chances for employment. Please note that this workshop will start promptly at 6:30 PM

Unemployed and needing help with your job search in 2010? Come join the Brentwood Library’s Second Cup of Coffee Job Club on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Participating in a Job Club is a proven way to enhance your job search, network, get helpful ideas and most importantly find support, encouragement and inspiration. This group will be facilitated by the library’s career counselor and is open to adults who are job hunting or looking to change careers. We will meet January 8 and 22, February 12 and 26 on the first floor by the reference desk. For additional information contact Margaret King at 273-7883 or e-mail brenjobs@suffolk.lib.ny.us