NJ Libraries Help Job Seekers

Exciting Initiatives at New Jersey Libraries
Need a job? Your neighbor may be your best resourceRead More

DailyRecord.com   |   Written by Lorraine Ash  |  2/04/13

Former CNN cameraman Michael Gittelman of Morris Plains knows his field. Yet it took him 13 months — from his November 2011 layoff to last week — to land a new full-time position. Read more...

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

Date:   2/7/13  Time:   1:00 pm

Learn how to harness our connections through social media with career coach, Alex Freund. Held in the Hackbarth Auditorium.

Maywood Public Library
459 Maywood Ave
2018452915
maywoodlibrary@gmail.com

Linden Public Library Sponsors Job Resources SeminarRead More

njtoday.net   |   1/7/2013

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. Read more...

 
New Brunswick Library to Host Veterans Benefits FairRead More

New Brunswick Patch
Jennifer Bradshaw  |    1/4/13
The New Brunswick Free Public Library has announced a free veterans benefit fair on Jan. 12 to assist local veterans and their families. Read more...

Career Services @ Maywood Public LibraryRead More

The Maywood Public Library is offering Job Readiness Workshops, and Neighbors Helping Neighbors meetings and Computer Training Classes

‘Job Readiness Workshop’ 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.

‘Neighbors Helping Neighbors’ (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.

Computer Training Classes: ‘Success Starts With You’ Computer Basic’s. Learn the functions of a keyboard, & 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, & 27th at 4:00p.m.- 5:15p.m. in the Trinka Room.

Maywood Public Library
459 Maywood Avenue
201-845-2915
maywoodlibrary@gmail.com

Neighbors Helping Neighbors (NHN) Read More

Date: September 13, 2012   Time:  1:00 pm

NHN is a free, successful Peer-led volunteer support and networking group targeted to individuals who are actively looking for work and interested in reinvigorating their job search. Membership is open to anyone in career transition, including unemployed or underemployed individuals, recent college graduates, anyone in the fields of business, 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.

Maywood Public Library
459 Maywood Ave
201-845-2915

Job Search Programs @ Piscataway Public LibraryRead More

The Kennedy Branch of Piscataway Public Library will be hosting a series of 
job search help programs starting September 13 at 7pm and continuing every 
Thursday evening through October 11. Topics include Interviewing Skills, 
Resume Writing, Cover Letters, LinkedIn and the Job Search, and "Hidden 
Opportunities" and the Job Search. 

Kearny to hold job fair at public library Read More

June 27 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Kearny Public Library

A job fair featuring almost 30 employers is coming to Kearny, an event geared to match qualified West Hudson area residents with jobs. Read the full article.

Looking For a Summer Job? Seasonal Job Fair: Wednesday, May 9thRead More

Ocean County Library is hosting hosting a job fair for ages 16-26 at the Toms River branch on May 9.

For more information, click here.

Holt visits East Brunswick, Monroe to unveil library billsRead More

U.S. Rep. Rush Holt toured area libraries on Thursday, January 12.

Read the full article here.