Category Archives: Committee Spotlight

COMMITTEE SPOTLIGHT: PSGCNJ Launches New Free Accelerated Career Training (ACT)

By Frances Chaves PSGCNJ’s Training Committee will launch its new ACT training curriculum from December 3 to December 5. The condensed program takes two and a half days instead of five afternoons, making it more convenient for participants. The comprehensive … Continue reading

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COMMITTEE SPOTLIGHT: Training Committee Weighs in on Learning to Land that Job

By Training Committee members: Ellen Schwartz, Elaine Ferrie, and Steve Smith, with Leanne Rea, PSGCNJ Blog Contributing Author PSGCNJ Training Committee responds to PSGCNJ members’ concerns: PSGCNJ members’ major concern is with the “process” of finding a job. Finding a … Continue reading

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PSGCNJ Career Center Lands First Employer Request

By Kenneth Hitchner  About 10 days ago, several of our Career Center staffers represented PSGCNJ members in our Talent Network at the first CHEMPHARMA job fair in Princeton. Community Consultant Mike Davidian Jr. spoke to about seven employers himself, educating … Continue reading

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COMMITTEE SPOTLIGHT: Free Job Search Training Starts August

By Frances Chaves PSGCNJ’s five day Job Search Boot Camp is a free career development forum designed to bring your job search skills into the 21st Century. Described by participants as “Better than corporate out-placement services,” the five 4-hour workshops … Continue reading

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COMMITTEE SPOTLIGHT: PSGCNJ Launches Talent Network

By Kenneth Hitchner The PSGCNJ Career Center today launched its centerpiece, which will make it easier and more convenient for employers and recruiters to hire our members. The PSGCNJ Talent Network is a web-based product that means members are now … Continue reading

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COMMITTEE SPOTLIGHT: Marketing – Marketing Committee Drives Job-Fair Attendance by 15%

By Kenneth Hitchner The PSGCNJ Marketing Committee’s recent campaign increased attendance at its 2012 Job Fair by 15 percent. More than 220 individuals attended the event on March 14 at Raritan Valley Community College in Branchburg, although the number of … Continue reading

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COMMITTEE SPOTLIGHT: Programs & Networking 2012 PSGCNJ Job Fair – Featuring a “Great Diversity of Candidates”

By Rick Verbanas and Cynthia Lewis After a four-month blitz by PSGCNJ, the 2012 Job Fair held at the Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC) was the most successful and well-organized career fair to date. Over 200 job seekers and nearly … Continue reading

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