Rochester’s Premier Professional Networking Organization
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Employers and members submit jobs that must be readied for inclusion in the
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New Job Postings this week
Career Preparation Instructor
Driver Education Instructor
Independent Living Advisors
Wellness Supervisor (RN)
P/T cook assistants
Regional Planning Manager
Secretary II - Preschool / EI
Previously posted jobs
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Words of Wisdom
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“A mind always employed is always happy. This is the true secret,
the grand recipe, for felicity.”
~ Thomas Jefferson
“The labor movement has been a great institution. It has created
what Americans are most proud of, and that’s the greatest middle class
in the world … You have to adapt and find ways to be successful. We’ve
been very slow to do that.”
~ Andy Stern
“Work isn't to make money; you work to justify life.”
~ Marc Chagall
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What Do You Mean You Don't Have Time For Networking?
by Sue Schnorr
The saying goes, "You're not working if you're not networking." These days,
with the technology we have, it is easier than ever to network and stay in
Many people have the misperception that "networking" only happens at
"networking events." .....
read more and learn tips to FIT NETWORKING IN....
Sue Schnorr is President of Training Insights, Inc. and Associate for
Contacts Count where she coaches people one-one-one and teaches strategic
networking workshops, Webinars and keynotes. Visit her at
Anne Baber and Lynne Waymon are principals of Contacts Count, a nationwide
consulting and training firm that specializes in business and professional
networking, and career development. They are co-authors of six books. The
most recent is Make Your Contacts Count: Networking Know-How for Business
and Career Success (2007, AMACOM). Fortune 500 companies license their
training programs. Visit them at
LinkedIn has recently added Events as a feature enhancement. You'll note the
feature when visiting your LinkedIn home page along the right hand side of
the page. Become a user of this feature and you'll be able to post an event,
find events of interest and more. Read the complete article to learn more
about this feature and its many benefits.
Greg is the Founder of The August Group, a recruiter and entrepreneur
offering a myriad for services to employers and professionals including
coaching and consulting. He can be reached at 585-785-8600 or
Hannah's blog this week includes writings on
about going after your big dream.
composes her blog outside of work hours as a personal passion to assist
those in career transition.
Book Reviews and Good Reads
Other Offerings - Share Yours
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great way to contribute, add value and get known. Provide the story line on
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discussion, coordination and promotion.
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