THE AUGUST GROUP NEWSLETTER

 July 29, 2012

VOLUME 6, NUMBER 31


Rochester’s Premier Professional Networking Organization


Upcoming Events


Job Postings

For Job Postings please visit the Job Posting section of The August Group website. You must be registered and login to view job postings.


Career Sites


Newsletter Archives

 

Long-Time August Group Member In Our Thoughts

Dick Smith, a long time supporter and volunteer of The August Group was diagnosed with a brain tumor last September. He has had surgery and chemotherapy for months. This past week the family placed Dick in palliative care at Strong.

If you wish to learn more or share your thoughts with Dick and his family, you can visit his support site. There have been more than 3600 remarks left on the site to sustain Dick, his wife and young adult children. Dick was a long term committed contributor to The August Group and its membership even when returning to work.

Dick became an integral part of The August Group making contributions in the quietest and humblest of manner. Dick was the keeper of the calendar for The August Group for I am guessing 5 years. You might not have been aware of his work as you referred to the calendar to initially find out when orientation or general sessions are held. How about the Job Fair and its preparation meetings and Power Networking Groups? Dick was always there in the background serving members and the public posting events of note for all members.

Dick was humble and modest in his contributions. He could be timely when requested. Not only did he update the calendar but he also was instrumental in the development of the Monday morning Spencerport Networking group. Dick was a good man, ever ready to help. When returning to work he did not resign, but remained fully engaged supporting the group.

The August Group had the good fortune to enjoy Dick's presence and service to The August Group. Please keep Dick, and his family, in your thoughts.


Upcoming Events

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The Upcoming Events List is listed as a service to newsletter readers to summarize some events. Dates/Times/Places do change so please verify the event by visiting the August Group Website Calendar before attending an event.


The Week of July 29 - August 4:

Monday, July 30: 11:30am - 1:00pm

Have You Been Affected by a Layoff or Downsizing? @ Medaille College

Google Map Link: 1880 S Winton, Rochester, NY 14618, Rm 102

Monday, July 30: 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Mock Interviews @ Fairport Pubic Library

Google Map Link: 1 Fairport Village Landing, Fairport NY, 14450

Tuesday, July 31: 11:00am - 12:30pm

Introduction Pitch Workshop with Tracey Aiello @ Medaille College

Google Map Link: 1880 S Winton, Rochester, NY 14618, Rm 102

Tuesday, July 31: 1:00pm - 3:15pm

Launch a 21st Century Career Search: What Worked Before Won't Work Today @ Fairport Pubic Library

Google Map Link: 1 Fairport Village Landing, Fairport NY, 14450

Thursday, August 2: 11:30am - 1:00pm

Are You Ready for Retirement? Educational Workshop with Tracey Aiello @ Medaille College

Google Map Link: 1880 S Winton, Rochester, NY 14618, Rm 102


The Week of August 5 - August 11:

Monday, August 6: 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Resume Review @ Fairport Pubic Library

Google Map Link: 1 Fairport Village Landing, Fairport NY, 14450

Tuesday, August 7: 11:00am - 12:30pm

Winning Career Psychology Workshop with Tracy Aiello @ Medaille College

Google Map Link: 1880 S Winton, Rochester, NY 14618, Rm 102

Thursday, August 9, 11:00am - 1:00pm.

Jumpstart: Getting and Running the Informational Meeting with John Bayley @ Medaille College

Google Map Link: 1880 S Winton, Rochester, NY 14618, Rm 102


The Week of August 12 - August 18:

Monday, August 13: 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Negotiating Your Job Offer @ Fairport Pubic Library

Google Map Link: 1 Fairport Village Landing, Fairport NY, 14450

Tuesday, August 14: 11:00am - 12:30pm

Goal Setting Achieving Workshop with Tracey Aiello @ Medaille College

Google Map Link: 1880 S Winton, Rochester, NY 14618, Rm 102


The Week of August 19 - August 25:

Monday, August 20: 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Marketing Plan: Your Best Guide to Job Search @ Fairport Pubic Library

Google Map Link: 1 Fairport Village Landing, Fairport NY, 14450

Tuesday, August 21: 11:00am - 12:30pm

Door Opening Resume Workshop with Tracey Aiello @ Medaille College

Google Map Link: 1880 S Winton, Rochester, NY 14618, Rm 102

Tuesday, August 24:, 4:30pm - 7:30pm.

Mega Networking Event @ Johnny's Irish Pub

Google Map Link: 1382 Culver Road  Rochester, NY 14609

Thursday, August 23, 11:00am - 1:00pm.

Jumpstart: Effective Telephone Techniques with John Bayley @ Medaille College

Google Map Link: 1880 S Winton, Rochester, NY 14618, Rm 102


The Week of August 26 - September 1:

Tuesday, August 27: 11:00am - 1:30pm

Introduction Pitch Workshop with Tracey Aiello @ Medaille College

Google Map Link: 1880 S Winton, Rochester, NY 14618, Rm 102


The Week of September 2 - September 8:

Monday, September 3: Labor Day

Tuesday, September 4: 11:00am - 12:30pm

Winning Career Psychology Workshop with Tracy Aiello @ Medaille College

Google Map Link: 1880 S Winton, Rochester, NY 14618, Rm 102


The Week of September 9 - September 15:

Tuesday, September 11, 11:00am - 12:30pm.

Goal Setting Achieving Workshop with Tracey Aiello @ Medaille College

Google Map Link: 1880 S Winton, Rochester, NY 14618, Rm 102


The Week of September 16 - September 22:

Tuesday, September 18, 11:00am - 12:30pm.

Door Opening Resume Workshop with Tracey Aiello @ Medaille College

Google Map Link: 1880 S Winton, Rochester, NY 14618, Rm 102

Tuesday, September 18:, 4:30pm - 7:30pm.

Mega Networking Event @ Johnny's Irish Pub

Google Map Link: 1382 Culver Road  Rochester, NY 14609


The Week of September 23 - September 29:

Tuesday, September 25, 11:00am - 12:30pm.

Introduction Pitch Workshop with Tracey Aiello @ Medaille College

Google Map Link: 1880 S Winton, Rochester, NY 14618, Rm 102


The Week of September 30 - October 6:

Tuesday, October 2, 11:00am - 12:30pm.

Winning Career Psychology Workshop with Tracy Aiello @ Medaille College

Google Map Link: 1880 S Winton, Rochester, NY 14618, Rm 102




Job Postings

Hidden jobs are welcomed for sharing at jobs@augustgroup.org.

For Job Posting please visit the Job Posting section of The August Group website. You must be registered and login to view job postings.




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