NJ Libraries Help Job Seekers

Exciting Initiatives at New Jersey Libraries
Libraries thrive, communities benefitRead More

<p>gmnews.com &nbsp;| &nbsp;By Christine Barcia | &nbsp;7/28/15</p>

<p>Greater Media newspapers takes a look at libraries across central and coastal NJ that are offering programs and services that make them the center of their communities. <a href="http://ebs.gmnews.com/news/2015-07-30/Front_Page/Libraries_thrive_amid_c... more...</strong></em></a></p>


Need a job? Your neighbor may be your best resourceRead More

<p>DailyRecord.com&nbsp;&nbsp; |&nbsp;&nbsp; Written by Lorraine Ash&nbsp; |&nbsp; 2/04/13</p>
<p>Former CNN cameraman Michael Gittelman of Morris Plains knows his field. Yet it took him 13 months &mdash; from his November 2011 layoff to last week &mdash; to land a new full-time position. <a href="http://www.dailyrecord.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2013302030048&amp;n... more...</a></p>

Social Media Tools for People in Job Transition @ Maywood Public LibraryRead More

<p>Date:&nbsp;&nbsp; <strong>2/7/13</strong>&nbsp; Time:&nbsp;&nbsp; <strong>1:00 pm</strong><img alt="" height="170" src="/sites/ilovenjlibraries.org/files/images/Alex%20Freud%20%28503x640%29.jpg" style="float: right; margin: 5px;" width="134" /></p>
<p>Learn how to harness our connections through social media with career coach, Alex Freund. Held in the Hackbarth Auditorium.</p>
<p>Maywood Public Library<br />
459 Maywood Ave<br />
2018452915<br />
<a href="mailto:maywoodlibrary@gmail.com">maywoodlibrary@gmail.com</a></p>

Linden Public Library Sponsors Job Resources SeminarRead More

<p>njtoday.net&nbsp;&nbsp; |&nbsp;&nbsp; 1/7/2013<br>
The Linden Public Library will hold a job resources seminar on Thursday, Jan. 10 at 9:30 a.m. This informative session is designed for job hunters, career changers and recent graduates and will feature print and on-line resources available at the library. <a href="http://njtoday.net/2013/01/07/linden-public-library-sponsors-job-resourc... more...</a></p>
<div style="overflow: hidden; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); text-align: left; text-decoration: none; border: medium none;">

New Brunswick Library to Host Veterans Benefits FairRead More

<p><em>New Brunswick Patch</em><br />
Jennifer Bradshaw&nbsp; |&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 1/4/13<br />
The New Brunswick Free Public Library has announced a free veterans benefit fair on Jan. 12 to assist local veterans and their families. <a href="http://newbrunswick.patch.com/articles/new-brunswick-library-to-host-vet... more...</a></p>

Career Services @ Maywood Public LibraryRead More

<p><img alt="" height="128" src="/sites/ilovenjlibraries.org/files/images/Career%20Services.jpg" style="margin: 2px; float: left;" width="185" />The Maywood Public Library is offering Job Readiness Workshops, and Neighbors Helping Neighbors meetings and Computer Training Classes<br />
<br />
&lsquo;Job Readiness Workshop&rsquo; covers resume writing, cover letters and thank you letters, soft skills, interviewing and customer service. Resume and Cover Letter, Monday, December 10, 2012. Interviewing and Thank you Letter, Tuesday, December 12, 6:00p.m.-8:00p.m.<br />
<br />
<img alt="" height="116" src="/sites/ilovenjlibraries.org/files/images/Job%20Readiness%20Workshop.jpg" style="float: right; margin: 2px;" width="208" />&lsquo;Neighbors Helping Neighbors&rsquo; (NHN) is a career support group meeting in the Hackbarth Auditorium every Thursday until December 20th. Membership is free and is open to anyone in career transition, including unemployed or underemployed individuals, recent college graduates, non-profit and education as well as persons reentering the job market, struggling small business owners and retirees looking for part-time or volunteer work. Attendance is open.</p>
<p>Computer Training Classes: &lsquo;Success Starts With You&rsquo; Computer Basic&rsquo;s. Learn the functions of a keyboard, &amp; word processing, plus learn how to send an email or a resume successfully. 5 people max per class. Registration is required. Instructed by Denis Kallimanis. Session 1: Thursdays, Dec. 13th, 20th, &amp; 27th at 4:00p.m.- 5:15p.m. in the Trinka Room.</p>
<p>Maywood Public Library<br />
459 Maywood Avenue<br />
201-845-2915<br />
<a href="mailto:maywoodlibrary@gmail.com">maywoodlibrary@gmail.com</a></p>