Monthly Archives: September 2010

Welcome Address

By Eric Kempner, Managing Editor Welcome PSGCNJ members to our “Back To School” online edition of Transition to Success newsletter. Unfortunately, summer is winding down and the job market  is still unstable. However, in this issue we are excited to … Continue reading

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HIRED LEARNING: Eric Lathrop – Seeing the Light

Marketing transferable skills and networking highlight this revealing Landing Success Story By Randall Andreola “The light bulb went off for me at the [PSG-sponsored] Manville job fair,” reflects  Eric Lathrop, now with Morgan Stanley. “I think I talked to everybody … Continue reading

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Recent Landings September 2010

Our congratulations to these PSG members who have moved on. This is only a partial list, and includes their company names and titles where known: Aki Abe, Kyocera Mita, Manager Business & Strategic Planning John Bukovecky, RP Brennan-General Contracting, Senior … Continue reading

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SPEAKER’S CORNER: Abby Kohut – Network Easy

By Abby Kohut On a recent Career Wake Up Call (, a job  seeker asked, “How can I network at  in-transition groups if networking does not  come naturally for me?” Networking is about meeting new people, sharing what’s on  your mind … Continue reading

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PSGCNJ Events: Proactive Professionals Seeking Quality Employers

October 2010 Job Fair Preview By Brian Parish January 2010 PSGCNJ Job Fair at Veterans Memorial Hall, Manville, NJ Now is the time for you to revise your resume, brush up on your interviewing  skills and select your best business … Continue reading

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By Maureen Koenen, Co-Chair, Marketing Committee Dress for Success. One thing that we as applicants can actually control during  the interviewing process is our appearance. Dress for Success is a cliché yet it is  very important to show your future … Continue reading

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Bios Wanted! By Maureen Koenen, Co-Chair, Marketing Committee When an employer taps into the PSG Bio Database for potential applicants, they  view professional biographies of active members who have submitted a profile.  Writing a profile for the bio database may … Continue reading

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Healthy, Wealthy & Wise

By Rob Wederich Monthly Proverb My eldest daughter used to be quite the pessimist. I think she actually preferred  this state of mind, i.e., one of those “pessimistic and proud of it” people.  Everything was doom and gloom, she would … Continue reading

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