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MA Library Collaborative 50+ Job Seekers Networking Group

via Zoom

2024-04-17 09:30:00 2024-04-17 11:30:00 America/New_York MA Library Collaborative 50+ Job Seekers Networking Group The Massachusetts Library Collaborative's 50+ Job Seekers Group meets on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month, from 9:30am to 11:30am, via Zoom. MHL Virtual Programs -

Wednesday, April 17
9:30am - 11:30am

Add to Calendar 2024-04-17 09:30:00 2024-04-17 11:30:00 America/New_York MA Library Collaborative 50+ Job Seekers Networking Group The Massachusetts Library Collaborative's 50+ Job Seekers Group meets on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month, from 9:30am to 11:30am, via Zoom. MHL Virtual Programs -

The Massachusetts Library Collaborative's 50+ Job Seekers Group meets on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month, from 9:30am to 11:30am, via Zoom.

The Massachusetts Library Collaborative's 50+ Job Seekers Group meets on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month, from 9:30am to 11:30am, via Zoom. If you are unemployed and actively looking, underemployed, seeking a new career direction, re-entering the job market after a long employment gap, or recently retired and looking for your "Encore Career", this networking group program is perfect for you! Remember, 85% of jobs are found through networking!

Join us in a professional forum for networking with peers in a safe and comfortable environment conducive to developing new relationships and developing skills and strategies to help in your career transition. Each meeting features a new topic. Meetings include a presentation and interactive workshop on topics relevant to career transition, guest speakers, access to hiring managers, small group breakout rooms to network, and 1-on-1 coaching guidance. Participating on a regular basis will give job seekers the many tools and strategies needed for a successful job search.

Each biweekly meeting is facilitated by Deborah Hope, MBA, PCIC, an experienced executive career coach. Deborah is a former Fortune 500 executive, investment banker and entrepreneur. She transitioned to executive coaching over 12 years ago. Deborah has coached with Harvard Business School Executive Education programs and the Massachusetts Conference for Women. She has been trained or certified in a variety of coaching models and assessment tools. Deborah has facilitated 50+ job seekers networking groups since 2016. 

  • January 3 -- Self-Assessment
  • January 17 -- Tell Me A Little About Yourself
  • February 7 -- LinkedIn (Part #1)
  • February 21 -- LinkedIn (Part #2)
  • March 6 -- Resumes (Part #1)
  • March 20 -- Resumes (Part #2)
  • April 3 -- Cover Letters & Using AI In The Job Search
  • April 17 -- Networking
  • May 1 -- Interview Strategies
  • May 15 -- Interview Practice
  • June 5 -- Thinking Outside The Box
  • June 12 -- Marketing Plan

Join for one session or all sessions. The series is hosted by Tewksbury Library in partnership with libraries across the state.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Library Program--Adults |

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MHL Virtual Programs

Phone: 978-623-8400

Hours
 

Today's hours

We're open 1:00PM to 5:00PM

Mon, May 13 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, May 14 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, May 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, May 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, May 17 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, May 18 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, May 19 1:00PM to 5:00PM

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Wed, May 22, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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