Job Search Techniques And Tips

Speaker Ellen Mehling
METRO Ellen Mehling received her MLS and Certificate of Advanced Studies in Archives from Long Island University and has taught workshops and classes on job hunting, researching, info literacy and other subjects at high schools, colleges and METRO's Training Center, as well as other venues throughout NYC. She also manages METRO's ...


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Ellen Mehling received her MLS and Certificate of Advanced Studies in Archives from Long Island University and has taught workshops and classes on job hunting, researching, info literacy and other subjects at high schools, colleges and METRO's Training Center, as well as other venues throughout NYC. She also manages METRO's Job Magnet website.

Full Description
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Location: METRO, 57 East 11th Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10003
Registration fees: $35 members; $35 myMETRO; $45 non-members

Who should attend:
All library workers, including support staff and professional librarians

Description:
In this economy, it has become important for everyone to know how to search online for employment and how to market oneself in person and on the web in order to have a successful career. This workshop will cover how to use various job hunting websites and how other activities can increase a job seeker’s chances of success.

By the end of this program, participants will:
• Be familiar with some of the bigger general job hunting websites and know how to search for jobs and apply for positions
• Learn how networking, branding, and volunteering can boost a job search and enhance one's career
• Understand how adaptability is crucial to finding work and staying employed
 

When?

Mon, Nov. 15, 2010
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. US/Eastern

How Much?

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Where?

METRO
57 East 11th Street, 4th floor
New York, NY 10003