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Participants will be guided through the critical thinking necessary to evaluate choosing a second act or encore career. Class will cover both paid positions or volunteer opportunities in their area of interest. Students will be taught to incorporate their passions into their next act.

720039

Instructor : Laurel Bernstein 

Tuition: $25.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 3/23/2017, ending 3/23/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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Participants will formulate a strategy for maximizing their job search efforts and tapping into the “hidden job market.” Learn about the most effective job search methods, the various resources that can be utilized, the materials one must prepare, and the ways in which one can be a driving force in the job market.

720008

Instructor : Jennifer Rodgers & Andrea Garrido 

Tuition: $25.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 5/3/2017, ending 5/3/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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Do you feel LinkedIn is just another social networking tool? This course will offer you an overview on the benefits of LinkedIn, how to best utilize the tool to market yourself, build your professional profile, search for a job and connect with others to benefit your job search. We will be working on computers in the lab, so you do not need to bring a laptop.     

720018

Instructor : Emily Seamone 

Tuition: $59.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM; 2 sessions; starting 3/20/2017, ending 3/27/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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 Everything in life can be negotiated...prices, agreements,retail, jobs. This class presents strategies for negotiating everything!

410184

Instructor : Laurel Bernstein 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 4/26/2017, ending 4/26/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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A fantastic resume is one that tells the reader who you are and how you can help them. During this workshop, participants will learn how to craft such a resume through instruction, hands-on exercises and critiquing of real resumes. Participants will walk away with the tools necessary to create a document that features individual accomplishments, strengths and interests.

720007

Instructor : Jennifer Rodgers & Andrea Garrido 

Tuition: $25.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 3/30/2017, ending 3/30/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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