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New Economy – The Strategic Resume: How to make your resume serve you and get the meeting

June 24, 2020 @ 2:45 pm – 4:00 pm – Register for this talk, or for the series ‘Getting a job in the New Economy’ here After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.   What happens when the job you do is transformed beyond recognition?  Learn how to adapt your resume to appeal to what employers are currently […]

New Economy – Your Networking Strategy: Who to approach and how to approach them

June 17, 2020 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Register for this talk, or for the series ‘Getting a job in the New Economy’ here After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.   Who I need to talk to and what I say to them can seem like insurmountable hurdles.  In this tumultuous job market it can […]

One-on-One Interview Practice

June 16, 2020 @ 11:00 pm – 1:00 am –

Practice or observe one-on-one mock interviews

New Economy – Setting direction, getting organized and honing your online presence

June 10, 2020 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Register for this talk, or for the series ‘Getting a job in the New Economy’ here After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.   Preparing ourselves while the job market gains momentum is a valuable investment which we can accomplish between work assignments, acting as teacher’s assistants or […]

Career questions: Stuck at home. Now what?

May 21, 2020 @ 5:00 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 @ 10:00 pm – 11:15 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 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 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 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 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 @ 11:00 pm – 12:15 am – 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 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 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 […]