Monthly Archives: August 2012

Executive Director’s Report – Transitioning to Success

Dear PSGCNJ Members, I feel like I’ve been here before: leaving the group for a full-time position. What’s different is that, this time, I get to stay connected to a stronger, independent PSGCNJ. Was it that long ago, when I … Continue reading

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SPEAKER’S CORNER: Jay Barrett Focuses on Networking

By Pamela Williams Jay Barrett’s presented “The Tool Chest for Your Job Search” on June 18th, focusing on the requirements for successful networking. He started by asking three questions. 1. What are you doing right? 2. What are you doing … Continue reading

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PSGCNJ Member Spotlight: Alpa Patel

Alpa Patel is a Search Consultant at the PSGCNJ’s Career Center, which is operated by the Opportunity Committee. Recently, she has played an instrumental role in creating one of the six employer databases, which her counterparts – Community Consultants – … Continue reading

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Where Members Work – 8/27/12 Update

PSGCNJ would like to welcome and say a heartfelt “Thank you!” to the following members who have joined a committee, taken on a new role (or an additional committee and/or role). We would like to recognize new members weekly, so please make … Continue reading

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TIPS: LinkedIn – Find Out How and When You Connected with Someone

By David Pastore Ever look at one of your connections and wonder where you met and how you know him or her? There’s an easy way to find that out in LinkedIn: Go to your Inbox. 2.  In the Search … Continue reading

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VIDEO VAULT: Tommy Hilcken’s Course in Happiness

By Sonny Palko Feeling overwhelmed by your job search efforts? Motivational entertainment from one of PSGCNJ’s Media Library video presentations can help. Among the many wonderful and practical “Land that job; perfect that resume; ace that interview” videos, you will … Continue reading

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PSGCNJ Council selects new logo, tagline

By Kenneth Hitchner In a unanimous vote, the PSGCNJ Executive Council today approved a new organizational logo that celebrates the group’s new era without government constraints. The stunning logo, designed by PSGCNJ member Luann Ladley, uses brilliant dark blue and … Continue reading

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