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Author Kenneth Jedding on the transition from college to the real world

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Ken JeddingAuthor and life coach Kenneth Jedding talks about the often difficult transition from college to the rest of life and about his book Higher Education: On Life, Landing a Job, and Everything Else They Didn't Teach You in College.

Interview on Today in New York.
Interview from Forbes.

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Jobseeker Special: Transferable Skills, the Secret to Success for Career Changers

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JobseekerAre you re-entering the workforce, in transition, contemplating a career change, or beginning your journey into the world of work but aren't sure where to start? Join Laura Powers, career coach and principal of Powers Career Coaching, for an interactive workshop to help identify and strategically market your skills, a key component of a successful career transition. 

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Jobseeker Special: Advanced Resume Writing Workshop

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JobseekerImprove your résumé by focusing on a strong profile, keywords, and accomplishments with this program presented by Michael Shavel, a CT Dept. of Labor Certified Professional Resume Writer.

Registration with the CT Dept. of Labor is required to attend this workshop. Call Michael Shavel at 203.455.2707  or Mary Malenda at 203.455.2703 to register.  For further information call Margie or Sylvia at the library at 203.291.4840.

Sign-in at 9:00 am. Workshop begins at 9:30 am.   

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Jobseeker Seminar about LinkedIn

Posted by on Thursday, Dec 9, 2010 - 5:30 PM

Find out how to use LinkedIn effectively in your job search when Jan Wallen speaks at the Library on January 5th.read more


Jobseeker Special: KRAZOOM — Job Search Without Search - CANCELLED - watch website for new date

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Henning Seip returns with an extended version of KRAZOOM.com, a job search tool that saves the job seeker time and effort through its unique technology. A goal of KRAZOOM is that every job seeker's job application, not just those who were lucky enough to have the right keywords in their resume,  receives a fair shake from employers.

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Jobseekers: Energize Your Job Search

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jobseekers.jpgGain an advantage by using valuable online tools such as Reference USA, LexisNexis, and Business & Company Resource Center. Learn how to identify your key companies, spot industry trends, and get in-depth background information for greater success in networking and interviewing.

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Power up your job search at the Library

Posted by on Thursday, Dec 2, 2010 - 12:55 PM

In addition to  individual appointments with reference librarians and practical seminars, the Library offers a wide array of books to help jobseekers with their job search campaigns.  Here are just a few:read more


Jobseekers: Energize Your Job Search

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Gain an advantage by using valuable online tools such as Reference USA, LexisNexis, and Business & Company Resource Center. Learn how to identify your key companies, spot industry trends, and get in-depth background information for greater success in networking and interviewing.

Informal networking at 9:30 am
Program begins at 10:00 am

 

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Jobseekers:Energize Your Job Search

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jobseekerGain an advantage by using valuable online tools such as Reference USA, LexisNexis and Business & Company Resource Center.  Learn how to identify your key companies, spot industry trends, and get in-depth background information for greater success in networking and interviewing.

Informal networking at 9:30 am. Seminar begins at 10 am.

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