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Workshops

CAREER>CONNECT WORKSHOPS

Our customized Career>Connect workshops are open to all job seekers including college students and graduates who are looking for employment and internships, those looking to get back into the workforce after a period of unemployment, and even career veterans who have decided it’s time for a professional change. Workshop topics include an introduction to LinkedIn, resume review, the ins and outs of interviewing, group sessions with other job seekers and our Career Specialists, and more!

Workshops are held at Sid Jacobson JCC Annex, 200 Forest Drive Suite 11, East Hills, unless otherwise stated. Advance registration required.

Workshops include

Job Search Basics

  • Developing a Strong Résumé
  • Résumé Review
  • Applying to Jobs Online: How to Beat the System
  • Cover Letters + Thank You Notes
  • Successful Interviewing / How to Answer Difficult Interview Questions
  • Interviewing Live – Interactive Interview Workshop
  • Closing the Deal – Preparation for Offer + Negotiation
  • Just Ask the Career Service Expert – Interactive Workshop
  • Getting Back Into the Job Market
  • Career Transition Workshop: Considering Changing Careers?
  • Dress to Impress

Networking + Social Media

  • Keys to Effective Networking / How to Network a Room
  • Informational Interviews
  • Introduction to Professional Online Social Networking
  • LinkedIn Introduction
  • Taking your LinkedIn Account to the Next Level
  • Pitch Perfect: Practice Your 30 Second Pitch – Interactive Workshop
  • Career Fair Etiquette

Heather Rottmund

Career Services Specialist

(516) 484-1545 x104

Heather M. Rottmund, MHA, CPRW is a Career Services Specialist and Certified Professional Résumé Writer who enjoys helping individuals identify and land their dream jobs. Through Career>Connect Long Island, Heather…

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Ask the Expert / Job Search Net Working
May 22 11-12:00pm (21210)

Career Center

Programs

Meet with other Career>Connect participants to share resources, ideas, and leads regarding your job search. You will also have the opportunity to ask our Career Services Specialist all of your job search related questions.

Program Start DateWednesday, May 22, 2019

Day(s) of the week W

Start time 11:00AM

END TIME 12:00PM

fee$ 0.00

Program End DateWednesday, May 22, 2019

Registration StatusOpen

Taking your Linkedin Account to the next level
May 13 11-12:30pm (21209)

Career Center

Programs

Learn how to take your existing LinkedIn account to the “next level”. Maximize your LinkedIn connections and networking strategies by implementing these new tips and tricks. We will cover profile must haves, leveraging your connections, and how to increase your visibility.

Program Start DateMonday, May 13, 2019

Day(s) of the week M

Start time 11:00AM

END TIME 12:30PM

fee$ 0.00

Program End DateMonday, May 13, 2019

Registration StatusOpen

Resume Review
Thursday May 9, 11 am - 12 pm (21207)

Career Center

Programs

In this résumé review drop in session, our Certified Professional Résumé Writers will review your résumé and give you suggestions on how to improve it. You will leave with tips on how to make your résumé stand out. You must bring a hard copy of your résumé. Advanced registration advised, walk-ins welcome, first come, first served.

Program Start DateThursday, May 9, 2019

Day(s) of the week TH

Start time 11:00AM

END TIME 12:00PM

fee$ 0.00

Program End DateThursday, May 9, 2019

Registration StatusOpen