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 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

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