Monthly Archives: April 2013

TIPS: Is the Paper Resume Dead? Discussion to be Held April 30th

By Barbara Perone Is the world ready to write the final eulogy for the paper resume? Find out at the free Wired 4Hire job search training session, entitled What We Really Mean When We Say the Paper Resume is Dead to be held April 30th, … Continue reading

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TIPS: Keep Your Home by Applying to New Jersey Home Keeper Program

By Barbara Perone You don’t have to be a mathematician to figure out that constant, extended unemployment may = foreclosure. If you are in danger of losing your home due to: unemployment, underemployment, or lack of business while self-employed, you … Continue reading

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By Candace Waller PSGCNJ’S Night Out brought together 65 alumni and active members out for an evening of socializing and networking on Wednesday, April 10, at McBride’s Irish Pub in Branchburg. Follow this link to see photos:

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PSGCNJ Hosts Senator Christopher “Kip” Bateman

By Candace Waller and Kanwal Minhas Christopher “Kip” Bateman, Republican Senator from New Jersey Legislative District 16, shared his thoughts on unemployment and answered questions at PSGCNJ’s April 8, 2013 meeting. Senator Bateman is noted for his open door policy to … Continue reading

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Job Fairs

FREE Healthcare Networking & Education Event with Sessions TUESDAY – 04/23/2013  8:00am – 3:30pm  Location: Pines Manor 2085 Route 27 Edison , NJ 08817 Middlesex County: Middlesex What to Bring: Multiple copies of your resume Event Details: Explore healthcare career opportunities in your … Continue reading

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JOB FAIRS in April and May

THURSDAY – 04/18/2013 10:00am – 2:00pm Location: Holiday Inn, 2175 West Marlton Pike Cherry Hill , NJ 08002 Camden County: Camden What to Bring: Copies of your resume and dress business casual. Event Details: Companies attending are looking for RNs, … Continue reading

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Glassdoor’s Shaky Employment Confidence Survey

By Frances Chaves Glassdoor’s 2013 Employment Confidence Survey suggests that the employment situation may be improving but people’s confidence lags behind.

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TIPS: Crazy Interview Questions

By Frances Chaves At a recent interview, I was asked a seemingly innocent question: “Who is your hero?” I had prepared for the interview by researching my interviewer on LinkedIn and Google. I tracked down her publications, discovering that she … Continue reading

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Last Call for PSGCNJ’s April 10 Night Out!

Take a night off and join PSGCNJ active and “at-large” members at Willie McBride’s Irish Pub & Restaurant. Great company, food and drink. Wednesday, April 10, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. 1270 Easton Turnpike, Route 28 Branchburg, NJ 08876 Tel.: … Continue reading

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TIPS: Cover Letter No-no’s

By Frances Chaves An excellent cover letter is a chance to shine — but a bad cover letter can tank your chances of making it to the interview. CareerBuilder suggests you think of the cover letter as a written interview. … Continue reading

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