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Career questions: Stuck at home. Now what?

May 21, 2020 @ 12:00 am – This meeting was rescheduled from Thursday May 21 to Wednesday May 20.  Please register here. (registration required).  To help us know where to focus the discussion, Please share your questions any time before the session by emailing at least 24 hours ahead of time: careerservicesSNFL@nypl.org.    Career coaches Amy Geffen and Win Sheffield will be available for an […]

Career questions: Stuck at home. Now what?

May 20, 2020 @ 5:00 pm – 6:15 pm – This meeting was rescheduled from Thursday May 21 to Wednesday May 20.  Please register here (registration required).  To help us know where to focus the discussion, Please share your questions any time before the session by emailing at least 24 hours ahead of time: careerservicesSNFL@nypl.org.    Career coaches Amy Geffen and Win Sheffield will be available for an […]

Getting to Wow: Using Stories to Effectively Communicate Your Value

May 16, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm – This seminar runs from 10:00 AM to noon and continues from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM on Saturday May 16th.   Whether we are networking, interviewing or promoting our brand in our current role, it is important to effectively showcase our talents and leave a powerful impression regarding what we have to offer.  We need […]

Reinventing Yourself Seminar

May 11, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm – This seminar runs over two days, 10:00 AM to noon on Mon May 11th & Wednesday May 13th   One of the characteristics of the “new normal” will be taking our skills, abilities and expertise into a new direction.  Having been absorbed in our existing jobs, the timing has not always been right to take […]

Networking in a Tumultuous Job Market: What stays the same and what doesn’t

May 7, 2020 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm – How to network is murky at the best of times.  Now it can be even more challenging as we adapt to a new job market and new technologies.  To successfully adjust to our new social distancing reality, we do not need to become technical geniuses or to have a personality transplant.   Networking, properly done, […]

Conveying Your Value: Tell the Stories that Sell You

April 24, 2020 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm – Link: Please click here to register for this talk.  Registration required. If you need to dial in: +1 646 558 8656 Meeting ID: 912-7979-4474   This important work, which is particularly suited to be developed when we are away from the normal pressures of our life is being presented twice, on the evening of April […]

Conveying Your Value: Tell the Stories that Sell You

April 21, 2020 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm – Link: Please click here to register for this talk.  Registration required. pw: 025718 If you need to dial in: +1 646 558 8656 Meeting ID: 810 5929 7060 pw: 025718   This important work, which is particularly suited to be developed when we are away from the normal pressures of our life is being presented […]

Career questions: Stuck at home. Now what?

April 17, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am – Register here to join this meeting (registration required).  To help us know where to focus the discussion, Please share your questions before the session by emailing at least 24 hours ahead of time: careerservicesSNFL@nypl.org.    Career coaches Amy Geffen and Win Sheffield will be available for an hour to answer your questions about how to manage your career […]

Career questions: Stuck at home. Now what? ***Rescheduled***

April 10, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am – Note! The library has rescheduled this event.  It will now be taking place on Friday April 17th.    

Virtual panel: Career Coaches’ Take on a Virtual Job Campaign

April 8, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am – Link: https://www.nypl.org/events/programs/2020/04/08/webinar-career-coaches-take-virtual-job-search-campaign   Whatever our situation in the job market, it is hard to know where to begin. Whether we are homeschooling kids and substituting for playdates or are on our own with too much time on our hands, we face uncertainty. Some of us feel the urgent need to get back to work and […]