Monthly Archives: February 2013

PSGCNJ MEMBERS RECOMMEND: Build Your Portfolio with Better Photos

By Barbara Perone Serious amateurs and professional photographers looking for ways to add to their portfolios—and possibly impress prospective employers—may want to join the Hunterdon County Photography Club.

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TIPS: Eight Best Job-Search Blogs

By Monika M. Stickel Blogs, like PSGCNJ’s, are a tremendous source of up-to-date information for job-seekers, whether they are currently in transition or are employed and looking for their next opportunity.

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TIPS: Six Steps to Improving your LinkedIn SEO

By Mary Amalfitano LinkedIn has become one of the leading social media platforms used by employers and recruiters to search for candidates with specific skills. In order to be found, your LinkedIn profile should be robust and search-engine optimized (SEO) … Continue reading

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HIRED LEARNING: Cynthia Lewis – Opportunity Born of Hurricane Sandy

By Frances Chaves Cynthia Lewis landed as a Voluntary Agency Liaison Specialist with the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Joint Field Office in Lyncroft, New Jersey. On October 29, 2013, Hurricane Sandy slammed into New Jersey, causing more than $24 … Continue reading

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JOB FAIRS: February and March

Talentworks February 19, 2013 Hilton Newark Penn Station 1048 Raymond Boulevard Newark, NJ 07102 Dress in business attire Multiple industries Talent Network Sponsor North Jersey Job Fair Thursday, March 7 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. The Hilton 650 Terrace … Continue reading

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PSGCNJ MEMBERS RECOMMEND: ACT Training – Worth its Weight in GOLD!

By Kim Lazarus Wow! I just received the BEST transition training I have ever had, compared to any outplacement service.  And I gained new PSGCNJ friends in the process! The Training Team was a group of professionals sharing great “real world” … Continue reading

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TIPS: Creating a Micro Blog

By Barbara Perone By the time you finish reading this article, you’ll know how to create a micro blog. Okay, you can already guess that the word micro signifies something small. And, maybe you’ve heard the word blog, but aren’t … Continue reading

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