Monthly Archives: June 2014

Five Tips for Acing Your Online Interview

By Frances Chaves Online interviews are on the rise. OfficeTeam surveyed more than 500 hiring managers at companies with more than 20 employees. They found that 63 percent often use videoconferencing for job interviews. There are two kinds of online … Continue reading

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Tips: Best Books for Jobseekers

By Frances Chaves You can learn just about anything from a book — whether it is in print or digital format. Job seeking is no exception. However, there are millions of job searc books out there. Searching online or at … Continue reading

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PSGCNJ Presents Patti DeNicola on How to Keep Working Toward Landing Your Dream Job

On June 30, 2014, HR Partner and career coach, Patti DeNicola presents a practical guide outlining how to work towards your dream job. The program will include tips on: How to develop a vision to pursue your passions/career goals; What … Continue reading

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Greg Stewart: 6 Tips for Successful Networking

By Frances Chaves On April 7, 2014, Greg Stewart shared his six tips on successful business networking with the PSGCNJ General Membership meeting. Business networking is an activity in which groups of like-minded businesspeople recognize, create, or act upon business … Continue reading

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Paul Hatrak Explains How to Better Communicate for Success on June 23

By Rita Williams Have you ever lost an important job opportunity or networking connection and wondered why? It could be because you are interviewing and networking the same way with everyone and not tailoring your activities to each person’s behavioral … Continue reading

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Somerset County Business Partnership to Hold Networking Event on June 19

By Rita Williams The Somerset County Business Partnership (SCBP) is holding a networking event free to PSGCNJ members on Thursday, June 19, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at The Imperia on 1714 Easton Avenue in Somerset. It’s a chance to … Continue reading

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Facebook Faux Pas: How the World’s Most Popular Social Media Works For or Against Your Job Search

By Frances Chaves “Faux pas” — French for false step — is used to describe an embarrassing social mistake. While social media has become an important weapon in the job searcher’s arsenal, using Facebook in the wrong way can cost … Continue reading

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Russ Swiatek Lands at Atrion Corporation

By Frances Chaves Russ Swiatek recently landed at Atrion Corporation, a leading supplier of medical devices and components to niche markets in the health care and medical industry. His advice to other job-seekers is what worked for him: “Keep plugging … Continue reading

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The PSGCNJ Annual Summer Picnic will be June 16th at Colonial Park in Somerset, Rain or Shine!

Come for the picnic lunch . . . stay for the games. PSGCNJ Members and their families are invited to the Annual Summer Picnic on Monday, June 16th from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm in Colonial Park in Somerset. Tickets … Continue reading

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PSGCNJ Annual Picnic on June 16, in Colonial Park, Knob Hill Picnic Grove

PSGCNJ annual picnic takes place on Monday, June 16th from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm in Colonial Park, Knob Hill Picnic Grove, 156 Mettlers Road, Somerset, NJ. Your complete picnic lunch is only $10. Register and pay by Thursday, June … Continue reading

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