Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Adelphi University MBA Program

Adelphi University's MBA Program is offered in partnership with The Huntington Chamber of Commerce. This program offers convenient scheduling, on-site courses at the Chamber Office & great benefits for Chamber Memebers. The Chamber Office will offer information sessions on Monday February 1st, February 8th & February 22nd from 5-7PM. For information please call Maureen Leslie at (631)300-4356.

Monday, January 25, 2010

Long Island Career Fair

Meet face-to-face with the hiring decision makers from some of the Best Employers on Long Island on Thursday, February 25th at the Long Island Career Fair. The event will take place at the Melville Marriott from 10:30AM to 2:00PM. Just walk in and start interviewing, it's that simple. You can save time, money and effort interviewing with multiple companies in one day at one location. Many of these companies have several openings and are eager to meet with you. You will no longer be just a piece of paper, you can get right in front of the decision makers attending this event. Admission is FREE. Dress for success & bring plenty of resumes.

Thursday, January 21, 2010


KAPLAN TEST PREP will host a FREE workshop titled TEST STRATEGIES 101 WORKSHOP (SAT/ACT) at Book Revue on Tuesday, February 2nd at 7pm. During this free one hour workshop, both parents and students can learn how to score higher on the SAT or ACT using key Kaplan strategies. The format and content of the test are covered, including ways to take advantage of the test format to maximize efficiency on the exam. Various question types are reviewed and answered using key strategies. Students and parents are given a study plan for success.
For more information please call (631) 271-1442.

Low Cost NYHELPs Loans Now Available

The New York Higher Education Loan Program (NYHELPs) gives students and families a low-cost way to make up the difference between the cost of college and available financial aid. NYHELPs requires that students exhaust all State, federal (other than PLUS), and institutional student aid to which they are entitled in order to apply for a loan. To see a list of participating colleges please click here. For more information or to apply online visit the HESC website.

Monday, January 18, 2010

2 Career Workshops @ Brentwood Library

The Brentwood Public Library's Career & Educational Resource Center is
hosting 2 career programs this month. These programs are open to all. Interested individuals can register online, or contact the career center at 273-7883 or

Exploring Franchising as a Career Alternative:
January 27, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Have you or someone you know recently lost their job? Do you find yourself
working harder but making someone else rich not yourself? Do you wish you
had more control over your life so you could spend more time with your
family or take vacation without asking for permission? Did you ever think
that it would be nice to own your own business? If you answered YES to any
of these questions then you should make time now to attend this workshop.
We will be discussing how to be a franchise business owner. You will leave
this workshop with the knowledge you need to take that next step. BWC011

Marketing Yourself in a Tight Job Market:
January 28, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
If you are now or soon to be laid off it is imperative that you revamp
your job search strategies. Preparation of a marketing plan, complete with
implementation tactics is crucial. This seminar will cover
self-assessment, marketing strategies, setting goals and preparing
psychologically for the interview and negotiation process. Come listen to
this informative presentation, network and maximize your chances for
employment. Please note that this workshop will start promptly at 6:30 PM.

Thursday, January 14, 2010

Hope for Homeowners

The Town of Huntington will present a free seminar "Hope for Homeowners: Managing Money in Tough Times & Taking Positive Steps to Avoid Foreclosure" on Thursday January 28th at 6:30PM at St. Hugh of Lincoln RC Church. The seminar will cover methods to prevent foreclosure & options in the event that you have to deal with such a situation. Tips on how to better manage your finances will also be discussed. For every participant, there will be a free initial evaluation with a professional counselor. For more information please call (631) 351-2877.

Job Fairs January 25th & 28th

The Suffolk County One-Stop Employment Center will present 2 Job Fairs on Monday, January 25th from 10-1PM at the Wyandanch Public Library & Thursday, January 28th from 10-1PM at the North Babylon Public Library. Part time & full time positions are available. Library parking is limited so please arrive early. Bring plenty of resumes & dress for success!

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Career Counseling Services Available At The Library

The Huntington Public Library offers Career Counseling Services at both the Main & Station Branches. A certified Career Counselor will help you with your job search, interviewing skills & questions regarding your resume. If you are a new college graduate, someone who needs help with job searching or just looking to re-enter the job market, schedule a free, one hour appointment today. For more information please call (631) 427-5165 ext. 251 (Main) or ext. 123 (Station Branch).

Dates Available:

Thursday January 21st, February 18th, March 18th & April 15th from 6-9PM (Main)

Saturday January 23rd, February 20th, March 20th & April 17th from 1-4PM (Station)

Job Fair January 25th

Are you looking for a new job? Want to explore new employment opportunities? Meet job recruiters & receive employment information from 24 organizations representing various industry sectors at the Freeport Memorial Library Job Fair. The Job Fair will take place on Monday, January 25th from 10AM-1PM. Bring plenty of resumes & dress for success! For more information please call (516) 379-3274.

Monday, January 11, 2010

7 Steps to Employment Success

Unemployed? Recent Graduate? Worried about Job Security? Thinking of making a Career Change? Get back on track & join Career Coach Michael Coritsidis for a Enpowering Job Readiness skills worshop on Tuesday, January 26th from 7-9PM. The worshop will take place at the Plainedge Library in Massapequa. Mr. Coritsidis will guide you on resume writing, interview techniques, appropriate business apparel, job search avenues, follow-up & job retention. This workshop is free. Seating is limited. To reserve your spot or for more information please call (516) 735-4133.

Thursday, January 7, 2010

Celebrate Long Island's Young Professionals

The Huntington Chamber of Commerce's 2nd Annual "Celebrate Long Island's Young Professionals" Reception will be held on Wednesday, March 10th at the Crest Hollow Country Club from 6-9PM. The Commerce is now accepting nominations & applications. This event will showcase 30 young people on Long Island under the age of 30 across multiple career fields & is open to all young people who...

1. Make a notable impact on their business or industry, including government & non-profit arenas.

2. Be an outstanding citizen that actively contributes to the better of the community through civic responsibility & charity.

Self nominations are allowed. Click here for nomination & application form.

Adelphi University MBA Program

Adelphi University's MBA Program is offered in partnership with The Huntington Chamber of Commerce. This program offers convenient scheduling, on-site courses at the Chamber Office & great benefits for Chamber Memebers. The Chamber Office will offer information sessions on Monday, January 11th from 5:30PM-7:30PM & Wednesday, January 20th from 5:30PM-7:30PM. For more information please call (631) 423-6100.

Wednesday, January 6, 2010

Job Fair January 12th

Come meet with many of Long Island's Top Companies on Tuesday, January 12th from 9AM to 3PM at the Ronkonkoma Holiday Inn. These companies are looking to recruit from every category: entry level, licensed professionals, technicians & management candidates. Admission & parking are free. Professional attire required. Bring plenty of resumes!

Tuesday, January 5, 2010

LIS Online Career Fair

Are you a new library school graduate? Looking for a career change? Looking to improve your skills? Join LIS for an exciting day online focusing on your career. The LIS Online Career Fair will take place on Tuesday, January 12th. Learn how to start or rejuvenate your library career in tough times, refresh your resume skills & learn techniques for getting your name out there. The day will start off at 11AM and will run through 5:30PM. You will have your choice of a variety of informational and interactive programs which will assist you with your career no matter where you are. Register online today. For information on how to get started click here.

Saturday, January 2, 2010

Job Club

Unemployed, underemployed, anticipating a pink slip? You're not alone! Join facilitator Roberta Hoffman at the Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library's Job Club on January 14th & 21st. She will help participants navigate the rough waters of unemployment & job change. Have a cup of coffee, munch on a donut & Network, Network, Network! The Job Club is open to all. For more information please call (631) 399-1511 ext. 240.

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