Monthly Archives: August 2013

Conquering Your Fear of Writing

By Barbara Perone To some, there is nothing more intimidating than knowing they have to write something, whether it be for work, or pleasure, only to end up staring at a blank screen, too afraid to put down a single, … Continue reading

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Do you see the irony? Most can’t

By Barbara Perone Seventh grade teacher to her class: “Would someone please give me the definition of the word irony and use it in a sentence?” One brave boy raised his hand, and said, “I know what it means and … Continue reading

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Edison Job Fair – August 19 – FREE ADMISSION (Edison)

Meet with dozens of employers hiring in your local area. Attendance is free for job seekers! Edison Job Fair Monday, August 19, 2013 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM The Hotel Somerset-Bridgewater 110 Davidson Avenue Somerset, NJ 08873 To View the … Continue reading

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RVCC to Hold Open House August 22nd

By Barbara Perone If you want to become certified in a particular profession, or learn new skills, or just update the ones you already possess, come to the next workforce development open house to be held at Raritan Valley Community … Continue reading

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Learn Advanced Interviewing Techniques From Lloyd Feinstein

By Judee Szaro-Treanor Are you getting job interviews, but, few, if any, job offers? More than anything else, your problem may have to do with how you interview for a position. Join us at the PSGCNJ general meeting, Monday, August 19th, … Continue reading

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Start With Small Talk When Networking

By Candace Waller When networking with a contact, always begin the conversation with a little small talk. It’s easy for you to chit-chat with a contact you know well, but, it’s much harder to talk to someone you don’t really … Continue reading

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Why Should We Hire You?

By Candace Waller This is a very straight-forward question; usually, it is not asked during an interview. When it comes to the response an Interviewer is looking for concerning this question, you have to understand that many other interview questions … Continue reading

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