Thursday, October 23, 2014

NYS Small Business Development Center November 2014 Programs

The NYS Small Business Development Center will be running a number of programs in November. Pre-registration is required for all workshops. NO REFUNDS. Transfer payment to another workshop can be accommodated with prior notice & approval.  For more information please call  (631) 420-2765.

Business Basics: How to Successfully Start a Small Business
Wed. Nov. 12th 9-11 am
SBDC Conference Center
What you need to know to start a small business. Topics will include business types, government regulations, writing a business plan, basic tax information & financing your business. Pre-registration is required.

You're Social, Now What? Making Social Media Work for You
Wed. Nov. 19th 6-8 pm
SBDC Conference Center
You've thought about what social networks to use for your business, and you're ready to take the next step. Where do you go from there? This seminar will give you a closer look at the popular social media networks - Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and Google+. We'll show you the benefits of using each, how other organizations are marketing with them, and some dos and don'ts of each channel. You'll also get tips on how to tell if your social media activity is working. Pre-registration is required.

How to Write a Business Plan
Thurs. Nov. 20th 9-12 pm
SBDC Conference Center
An in-depth, interactive experience designed to help you develop an effective business plan. Pre-registration required.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Home Study Programs for HSE/TASC (GED)

Home Study Program For HSE/TASC (HSA024)
Mon. November 24th 4:30-8 PM
Station Community Room
Join us at the Huntington Public Library Station Branch to learn about a free, at-home study program for adults 21 and over, who would like to prepare for the HSE/TASC (formerly GED) exam, but are unable to attend classes on a regular basis. Certified instructors provide you with assignments to complete at home. Assignments are picked up at the library. Telephone assistance is also available. For information call (631) 667 - 6000 ext. 454. Registration is required. Open to all.

HUFSD Fall 2014 Adult Education Program

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
Thurs, November 13th 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.  Learn more here Registration deadline of November 1st for this seminar.

Farmingdale State College Career/Job Fair

Farmingdale State College will hold a Career/Job Fair on Thursday, November 20th from 3-6 pm at the Roosevelt Hall Multipurpose Room.  The Fair is open to all majors, alums & members of the community, free of charge.  Attendees are advised to bring plenty of resumes.  Dress to interview. Job seekers are not required to register for this event. For more information please call the Career Development Center at (631) 420-2296 or email

Suny Empire State College Open House

Suny Empire State College will have an Open House on Thursday, November 13th at 4:30 pm at the Perry Duryea State Office Building in Hauppauge.  The Open House will provide you with the information, resources and contacts to help you decide if ESC is the right choice for you.  Application assistance will be available throughout the entire day.  For reservations & information please call (516) 997-4700 or email

Job Seekers' Support Group

Join Half Hollow Hill's Library Job Seekers' Support Group. The group will offer networking, feedback & relevant discussions in a workshop atmosphere with experienced facilitators sharing their expertise. Registration is underway.  ALL ARE WELCOME. The group meets one Thursday a month from 7-8:30 pm at the Dix Hills Branch. For more information please call (631) 498-1260.

November 13th
"Explore Your Career Path" Company Job Searching" with MaryAnn Verdolino, Career Counselor

December 11th
"Making the Most of LinkedIn" with Kevin Ryan, Social Marketing Consultant

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Job Fair in Recognition of National Disability Employment Awareness Month

The One-Stop Employment Center will be hosting a Job Fair in recognition of National Disability Employment Awareness Month on Monday, October 27th from 10-2 pm. Companies from a variety of Long Island industries are expected to attend.  The Job Fair will be presented by Suffolk County Department of Labor, Licensing & Consumer Affairs & the Suffolk County Office for People with Disabilities.  All are welcome. No registration required. Bring copies of your resume!

The Veteran Employment Expo October 22nd

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone presents The Veteran Employment Expo which will take place Wednesday, October 22nd from 10-2 pm at Suffolk County Community College (Police Academy Building) in Brentwood.  Over 60 companies will be participating.  Suffolk County Transit bus routes to the Brentwood Campus are 3A, S33 & S41. For more information please call (631) 853-6600.

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