Ensuring that members of our community have every opportunity to thrive is core to the mission of the Y. Our volunteer-led Career Forum Program provides professional networking and job-search skills for our neighbors who are unemployed, underemployed or in a period of job transition. This free program offers useful assistance and, more importantly, hope.
Career Forum Monthly Flyer
For more information, please contact the Somerset Hills YMCA Welcome Center at 908 766 7898. WHEN
: Every Tuesday TIME
: 7:30 pm WHERE
: Somerset Hills YMCA - Gagnon Teen Center
140 Mt. Airy Road, Basking Ridge WHO
: Free and open to all in the community
|DATE ||TOPIC |
|APRIL 4 |
NETWORKING FOR INTROVERTS, EXTROVERTS & IN-BETWEEN-VERTS | Abby Kahut
Do you attend networking meetings or company events and walk away feeling like you could have been more successful in meeting people? Gain valuable tips about networking and making people remember you.
|APRIL 11 |
RESUMES EXPOSED! | Carol McCullagh, PhD
Compare and contrast different resume styles, section by section to evaluate their potential uses: submission, marketing and/or risk reduction.
|APRIL 18 |
WHERE ARE THE JOBS & HOW TO FIND THEM | Lloyd Feinstein
Learn how to separate yourself from the competition and land the next position by using SIC codes (industry classifications) and direct mail to target industries you want to work in.
|APRIL 25 |
QUESTIONS FOR THE HEADHUNTER | John Wharton
Get answers to such questions as why you never heard back from a headhunter when you had a great. Learn how to make the most of working with a recruiter.