Upcoming Events

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Computer Mentoring A
Date: 03/04/2015
Wednesday: 09:30 AM -- 11:00 AM
Hosting Organization:
FEGS Career Services for Professionals

Address:
80 Vandam Street, 2nd fl.
New York New York 10013

Description:

Interested in improving your Microsoft Office skills?

Work with a tutor in a small group setting and get assistance in improving your Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills

. The session will be facilitated by a former Computer System Professor and will be offered every Wednesday.

Space is limited to 5 individuals. Clients may only attend one mentoring session a day.

Computer Mentoring B
Date: 03/04/2015
Wednesday: 11:00 AM -- 12:30 PM
Hosting Organization:
FEGS Career Services for Professionals

Address:
80 Vandam Street, 2nd fl.
New York New York 10013

Description:

Interested in improving your Microsoft Office skills?

 Work with a tutor in a small group setting and get assistance in improving your Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills.

The session will be facilitated by a former Computer System Professor and will be offered every Wednesday.

Space is limited to 5 individuals. Clients may only attend one mentoring session a day.

Introduction To PowerPoint
Date: 03/05/2015
Thursday:11:00 AM -- 01:00 PM
Hosting Organization:
FEGS Career Services for Professionals

Address:
80 Vandam Street
New York New York 10013

Description:

This course is a basic introduction to PowerPoint 2013 intended for persons with little or no experience using presentation software.

 This workshop will cover creating, formatting, editing and viewing presentations.

It will also include the use of pictures, photos, and charts as well as the use of viewing special effects.

Computer Mentoring A
Date: 03/11/2015
Wednesday: 09:30 AM -- 11:00 AM
Hosting Organization:
FEGS Career Services for Professionals

Address:
80 Vandam Street, 2nd fl.
New York New York 10013

Description:

Interested in improving your Microsoft Office skills?

 Work with a tutor in a small group setting and get assistance in improving your Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills.

The session will be facilitated by a former Computer System Professor and will be offered every Wednesday.

Space is limited to 5 individuals. Clients may only attend one mentoring session a day.

Computer Mentoring B
Date: 03/11/2015
Wednesday: 11:00 AM -- 12:30 PM
Hosting Organization:
FEGS Career Services for Professionals

Address:
80 Vandam Street
New York New York 10013

Description:

Interested in improving your Microsoft Office skills? Work with a tutor in a small group setting and get assistance in improving your Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills

. The session will be facilitated by a former Computer System Professor and will be offered every Wednesday.

Space is limited to 5 individuals. Clients may only attend one mentoring session a day.

Cover Letter and Thank You Notes
Date: 03/12/2015
Thursday:10:30 AM -- 12:00 PM
Hosting Organization:
Samuel Field YM and YWHA, Inc.

Address:
58-20 Little Neck Parkway
Little Neck New York 11362

Description:

THE PURPOSE OF A COVER LETTER IS:

1) introduce yourself with your resume, and make sure to use proper business etiquette.

2) Convey your abilities vs the company's needs.

3) Intrigue the reader regarding your potential value to their organization.

A well written cover letter entices the reader to learn more about you by reading your resume.

In this workshop, we will discuss the different types of cover letters, and the ways you can make your skills and experience stand out.

We will also discuss style, content and timing of the Thank You Note, which follows an interview.

 

Advanced PowerPoint
Date: 03/12/2015
Thursday:11:00 AM -- 01:00 PM
Hosting Organization:
FEGS Career Services for Professionals

Address:
80 Vandam Street
New York New York 10013

Description:

This PowerPoint 2013 workshop builds on the introduction course and previous experience in PowerPoint is required.

Topics include slide sorting, slide orientation, inserting graphs and tables, slide formatting, and menus.

Questions pertaining to PowerPoint are also welcome!

Prior knowledge or completing Introduction to PowerPoint is required.

Computer Mentoring A
Date: 03/18/2015
Wednesday: 09:30 AM -- 11:00 AM
Hosting Organization:
FEGS Career Services for Professionals

Address:
80 Vandam Street, 2nd fl.
New York New York 10013

Description:

Interested in improving your Microsoft Office skills? Work with a tutor in a small group setting and get assistance in improving your Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills.

 The session will be facilitated by a former Computer System Professor and will be offered every Wednesday.

Space is limited to 5 individuals. Clients may only attend one mentoring session a day.

How To Network A Room
Date: 03/18/2015
Wednesday: 10:00 AM -- 12:00 PM
Hosting Organization:
Friedberg JCC

Address:
15 Neil Court
Oceanside New York 11572

Description:

Networking Events, Career Fairs, and Social Engagements –

These are all great opportunities to meet new people, exchange ideas, collaborate, generate new business and help others.

This workshop will provide you with practical tips to maximize your next networking event and master the art of “working the room”.

Outlook
Date: 03/19/2015
Thursday:11:00 AM -- 01:00 PM
Hosting Organization:
FEGS Career Services for Professionals

Address:
80 Vandam Street, 2nd fl.
New York New York 10013

Description:

This class will cover the basics of Microsoft Outlook 2013, Microsoft’s email and information management program.

 Creating and sending emails, using the calendar, creating and searching through contacts, and taking advantage of the Task list will be discussed in class.

No prior knowledge of Outlook is required.

Computer Mentoring A
Date: 03/25/2015
Wednesday: 09:30 AM -- 11:00 AM
Hosting Organization:
FEGS Career Services for Professionals

Address:
80 Vandam Street
New York New York 10013

Description:

Interested in improving your Microsoft Office skills?

 Work with a tutor in a small group setting and get assistance in improving your Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills.

The session will be facilitated by a former Computer System Professor and will be offered every Wednesday.

Space is limited to 5 individuals. Clients may only attend one mentoring session a day.

Develop A Strong Resume
Date: 03/25/2015
Wednesday: 11:00 AM -- 01:00 PM
Hosting Organization:
Sid Jacobson JCC

Address:
300 Forest Drive
East Hills New York 11548

Description:

Your resume is one of the most important tools you will need to land that next interview.

 Employers need to see that you are not only an outstanding individual, but also the best person for their job.

In this workshop we will go over a variety of resume types as well as how your resume may vary depending on your level of experience, if you are a career changer or if you are applying for jobs in a variety of disciplines.

We will discuss practical ways to make your skills and experience stand out on paper, and look at strategies to make your resume demonstrate that you are the ideal candidate for the job!

Computer Mentoring B
Date: 03/25/2015
Wednesday: 11:00 AM -- 12:30 PM
Hosting Organization:
FEGS Career Services for Professionals

Address:
80 Vandam Street, 2nd fl.
New York New York 10013

Description:

Interested in improving your Microsoft Office skills?

 Work with a tutor in a small group setting and get assistance in improving your Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills.

The session will be facilitated by a former Computer System Professor and will be offered every Wednesday.

Space is limited to 5 individuals. Clients may only attend one mentoring session a day.

Successful Interviewing
Date: 03/26/2015
Thursday:10:00 AM -- 12:00 PM
Hosting Organization:
Jewish Community Center of Bensonhurst

Address:
7802 Bay Parkway
Brooklyn New York 11214

Description:

Don’t let an unexpected interview question or a lack of preparation catch you off guard. This workshop will provide you with a step-by-step guide to navigating the interview process, from researching the company before you arrive to writing a stand-out thank you note once you leave.