Monday, September 30, 2013

Walt Whitman Shops Job Fair October 9th

Walt Whitman Shops is hiring great people & you could be one of them!  The Job Fair will take place on October 9th from 9-6PM.  Retailers in the center of the mall will also be available to chat with prospective employees. For more information please call (631) 271-1741 or check out their facebook page at

Friday, September 27, 2013

Franchising- A Path to Successful Business Ownership

The Miller Business Resource Center serves as a regional resource for businesses, independent entrepreneurs, not-for-profit organizations, and individuals. The Center sponsors networking and training events and works in partnership with Long Island business support organizations to provide greater public access to the information and services they offer. On Wednesday, October 9th the Center will offer a workshop "Franchising- A Path to Successful Business Ownership".  In this informative introduction into franchise business opportunities you will learn:
  • The many types of franchises available – retail, services, B2B, B2C
  • How the franchisor supports the new business owner with a proven business model
  • The role of the franchisee and if it’s right for you
  • Franchise businesses that offer low cost of investment with high rates of return
  • Options on financing your franchise
This seminar is helpful for people:
  • In career transition
  • Desire the freedom, control and earning potential of owning your own business
  • Seeking more financial security and independence
  • Always dreamed of owning your own business

This workshop is FREE & is open to the public. All workshops take place at Middle Country Public Library in Centereach.  For more information please contact Sal DiVincenzo at (631) 585-9393 x 216.

Business Basics: How to Successfully Start a Small Business

On Thursday, October 17th, the NYS Small Business Development Center will present a workshop, "Business Basics: How to Successfuly Start a Small Business". This workshop will cover what you need to know when starting a small business. Topics will include business types, government regulations, writing a business plan, basic tax information, and financing your business. The workshop will run from 9-11 am at the SBDC Conference Center @ Farmingdale State College. There is a $12 fee. Pre-registration required.

Long Island Career Fair October 17th

The Long Island Career Fair will take place on Thursday, October 17th from 11-2 pm at the Melville Marriott Long Island. You'll meet face-to-face with hiring decision-makers from some of the areas top employers. Dress professionally and bring plenty of resumes, because they're here to hire.  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're no longer just a piece of paper, you can get right in front of the decision makers attending this event. Admission is FREE. Complimentary on-site parking.

Tips & Strategies to Boost Your SAT Scores

Tips & Strategies to Boost Your SAT Scores 
Thurs October 10th, 17th & 24th 6:30-8:30 PM
Youth Program Meeting Room (HMT165)
Get tips on improving your SAT scores during this 3-session workshop led by certified teachers Carlyn Nedwick and Pat Corey. Each session includes tips and strategies for the Math, Verbal and Essay sections of the test. REGISTRATION required with non-refundable check for $35 made out to the Huntington Public Library.

HUFSD Fall Adult Education Programs

All courses may be registered by mail and will be filled in order that forms and checks are received. Mail-in registration must arrive prior to the first class. NOTE: UNLESS YOU ARE NOTIFIED OTHERWISE, YOU ARE TO ASSUME THAT YOU ARE REGISTERED AND THAT YOU ARE TO COME TO THE FIRST CLASS MEETING. NO LETTERS OF ACCEPTANCE WILL BE SENT. You may pick up a brochure registration form at the Huntington Public Library. For more information please call the Adult Education Office at (631) 673-2010.

Getting Paid to Talk: Making Money With Your Voice
Mon, October 21st 6:30-9:00 pm
Huntington High School, Room 110
Have you ever been told you have a great voice? This exciting seminar will explore numerous aspects of voice over work for television, film, radio, audio books, documentaries & the internet in your area. All the basics will be covered, including how to prepare the all-important demo, how to be successful & earn great income in this exciting field.

Passport To Retirement
Thursdays, October 10th, 17th & 24th 7-9:30 pm
Huntington High School, Room 110

This exciting course will prepare you for a financially secure retirement by showing you how to determine your retirement income needs and develop a personalized plan to achieve your retirement goals. You will discover key strategies for maximizing retirement income and obtaining the highest payout from Social Security. You will learn how to optimize your investment portfolio and create an asset allocation – pre-retirement and post-retirement. This course will show you how to "flip the switch" on your nest egg to generate an inflation adjusted income stream for life. Additional topics include how to reduce your taxes, protect your assets, provide for health care and preserve your estate. Each participant will receive a 140-page workbook with worksheets, illustrations, and key descriptions designed to reinforce concepts learned during the course. Whether you plan to retire in the next ten years or you are already retired, the information you learn in this course will deliver rewards throughout your life. Workbook fee of $20.00 payable to instructor.

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Onsite Recruitment October 9th

On Wednesday, October 9th the One-Stop Employment will be holding a Onsite Recruitment. Waldbaum's will be recruiting to fill 30 positions including: Bakery Clerk (cake decorator), Deli Clerks (work behind the counter, slicing cold cuts & cleaning), Produce Clerks (stock produce, cut fruits and vegetables), Grocery Clerks (stock shelves), Floral Clerk (pack and display flowers), Seafood Clerks (work behind the counter) & Cashiers. These positions are available at the East Hampton, Southampton, and Riverhead locations.  Recruitment will take place at the Riverhead Legislative Auditorium from 10-1pm.

Community Job Fair October 10th

 Suffolk County Legislator William R. Spencer, M.D. & the Suffolk County One-Stop Employment Center will sponsor a Community Job Fair on Thursday, October 10th at the VFW Post 1469. The job fair will run from 1-4pm.  All are welcome and no registration is required.  Bring copies of your resume and dress for success!

Scheduled to attend:
Adecco, Aerotek, Aflac, ALDI, Combined Insurance, Developmental Disabilities Institute, EVO Payments International, Great Expressions Dental Centers,  GreyStone Staffing, Guardian, Macy’s, National Life Group, NBTY, NY Life Insurance Company, NYPD, Precision Pipeline Solutions,  RBI of LI, Retail Business Development, St. Joseph's College, Suffolk County Community College, Sunrise Family of Services, Target, Toys R Us,  UCP of Suffolk, U. S. Army, Urban League Mature Workers Program,  Utopia Home Care, Xtreme Care

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Employment Network Program

Our Lady Queen of Martyr's Employment Network Program will be starting on October 14th at 7:00 PM in the Community Room in Centerport. The program is held on six consecutive Mondays and is FREE to anyone seeking employment. Experienced counselors will help you sharpen your job-hunting skills and cover topics such as career assessment, planning and research, resume writing, networking and interviewing. Advanced registration is required. Call (631) 745-7045 to register or for information. Anyone interested in assisting or helping in this program please contact Jim
Hartnett at (631) 456-3200.

Career Quest Program October 1st

Suffolk County Department of Labor's Career Quest will be presenting a program at the Suffolk County One-Stop Employment Center in Hauppauge.

Franchising: Making the Right Choice
Tuesday, October 1st 9:30 AM
Is franchising for you? Kensington Company representative Stuart Levenberg will present franchising opportunity and successful franchise career development information. Reservations Required. See a One-Stop counselor or phone (631) 853-6600 to reserve your spot! Space is Limited. Must be pre-registered. Late arrivals not permitted.

Friday, September 6, 2013

Fall 2013 L.I. College Open House Schedule

  • Five Town's College: October 19th 1pm
  • Dowling: October 19th 10am
  • Nassau Community College: October 27th 10:30-1:30pm
  • NYIT: November 3rd 10AM
  • Adelphi University: October 20th 11am
  • Hofstra University: October 27th 9am & November 23rd 9am
  • C.W. Post: October 26th 10-2pm
  • Farmingdale State College: November 3rd 12-3pm
  • St. Joseph's College: November 3rd 10am
  • Suffolk County Community College: November 3rd 1-3pm
  • Suny Old Westbury: November 10th 9-12pm
  • Molloy College: November 17th 1pm

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