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Are you looking to escalate your career to the next level? Whether you’re just starting your career path or have already traversed many miles, the Career Networking Group in Montgomery County will help you take the next steps with confidence and enthusiasm.

The purpose of the Career Networking Group in Montgomery County is to provide a supportive environment where members can get ideas, direction, and support, solve problems and learn skills to improve their job search and career.

We accomplish this by encouraging members to help other members effectively network, develop methodologies for effective job searching, find your ideal job, developing interviewing and negotiating skills.

With the support and wisdom of the group, we help members use a structured meeting format to help measure members job search progress and get answers to questions about job search or career management. The group also provides a safe, caring environment to discuss personal/emotional issues related to job search and career management.

Come, network with others to share best practices about job hunting and career development. And use the support we give each other to discipline and energize your career-building campaign. Bring Ideas to share with the group on successes and challenges, bring your resume.

This meetup is for unemployed, under employed and fully employed to network and help each other. If you are hiring people feel free to join us! Tell a friend.

If you want breakthrough results, join us each Tuesday at 9:00 AM for coffee and collaboration. For more information contact: George Schonewolf, Career Professional / Coach at careercounselor1@comcast.net

Upcoming events (5)

Join Lynne Williams ONLINE for LinkedIn Profile – Have You Done An Audit Lately

****ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE / ONLINE WEBINAR ONLY: When registering you must provide (FOR SECURITY REASONS) your email address to George Schonewolf, Founder/Facilitator in order to receive meeting Log-in & Dial-in Instructions. Please do not share your Login Information with anyone - Thanks!! • Have you reviewed your LinkedIn profile lately? • Are you making mistakes or not seizing opportunities that might cost you your next opportunity? Today we’re giving you a checklist for YOUR LinkedIn Profile Makeover. Lynne Williams will provide you with many different ways to optimize your LinkedIn profile and boost your presence – and the presence of your brand – so that you can shine. Whether you’re looking for your next great job, seeking to grow your thought leadership, or wanting to build a better brand, Lynne has the tips for you. Attend this seminar to learn some valuable tips and actionable items. There will also be time for Q&A with Lynne Williams - our LinkedIn expert. About The Presenter: Lynne M. Williams, Ed.D. Candidate is the Executive Director of the Philadelphia Area Great Careers Group, an all-volunteer 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that provides career education and networking connections for: 1) jobseekers in career transition, including veterans and 2) employed and self-employed for career management. In addition, Lynne is also the owner of Around the Clock Executive Helper, a writer of resumes and LinkedIn profiles. Lynne presents unique research-based workshops on LinkedIn, resumes, the Applicant Tracking System, the Art of Networking In Person & Online, and other career-related, social media, and technology topics. She is currently working on writing her doctoral dissertation and is a contributing author to Find Your Fit: A Practical Guide to Landing the Job You Love along with the late Dick Bolles, the author of What Color is Your Parachute?. In addition, she writes a weekly career column in Vista.Today Montco.Today and Delco.Today and other publications with LinkedIn tips and more. Connect with her on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/in/lynnewilliams with a personalized message and visit the Philadelphia Area Great Careers Group website at https://greatcareersphl.org. About The Group: The goal of the Career Networking Group in Montgomery County is to provide a supportive environment where members can obtain ideas, direction, and support and learn skills to improve their job search and career. Come and network with other individuals who are likewise in transition to share best practices about job hunting. LOCATION: 518 E. Township Line Road; Blue Bell, PA 19422 FACILLITATOR: George E. Schonewolf, Founder / Organizer / Speaker / Event Host / Career Coach INVESTMENT: FREE to all in transition/ unemployed. REGISTER: https://www.meetup.com/Career-Networking-Group-in-Montgomery-County-Meetup/events/dwqfsqyzqbbc/ QUESTIONS: Call George at (215)[masked] or e-mail [masked]

Join Ed Samuel ONLINE for " Best Practices - Job Search in Midst of COVID-19 "

****ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE / ONLINE WEBINAR ONLY: When registering you must provide (FOR SECURITY REASONS) your email address to George Schonewolf, Founder/Facilitator in order to receive meeting Log-in & Dial-in Instructions. Please do not share your Login Information with anyone - Thanks!! _____________________________________________________________________________________ The coronavirus situation is evolving so rapidly it can be hard to keep tabs on what comes next. If you’re searching for a new position during this time, don’t be discouraged. Many companies still need to fill positions; in fact, some businesses may see an influx of work and be looking for quick recruits. Please join us on Friday, August 28th at 9:30 A.M. as Executive Career Career Coach, Ed Samuel and founder of SamNova, Inc. (www.samnovainc.com) discusses key elements of a balanced job search especially needed during COVID-19. Ed will discuss both traditional and non-traditional approaches to a job search. He will touch on critical elements related to your resume, LinkedIn, networking and the importance of tapping in to the hidden job market. Ed will talk about industries and firms hiring, fundamental learnings that apply from the 2008 job recovery and what you need to do differently in this COVID-19 period. Attend this meeting and these will be YOUR key take-away's • Learn what it means to have a "balanced job search" • What makes your resume truly stand apart form all others • The one thing you can't get wrong on your LinkedIn Profile • Learn specific new actions needed during this COVID-19 period • What it takes to me the last man/women standing based on learnings from 2008 job recovery About The Presenter: Ed Samuel is a Career, Life Coach, Author and certified Career Assessment Team Leader. His team provides career assessments, resume writing, one-on-one career transition support with emphasis on mid-senior level clients across multiple functional roles and industries. He leads the Career Professionals Networking Forum (CPENG) in Newark, DE, Believers in Business forum for greater King of Prussia and is on the Board of Cross Talks. Ed hosts “Optimize Your Career” program on Philly radio, 1180 am WFYL on Saturday mornings. He is a frequent speaker at: ExecuNet, TPNG, Chem/Pharma, Joseph's People, Lehigh Valley Professionals, FENG, CPNG, Newtown Networking Forum, Philadelphia Area Great Careers Group and on national radio programs. About The Group: The goal of the Career Networking Group in Montgomery County is to provide a supportive environment where members can obtain ideas, direction, and support and learn skills to improve their job search and career. Come and network with other individuals who are likewise in transition to share best practices about job hunting. EVENT INFORMATION - LOCATION: 518 E. Township Line Road; Blue Bell, PA FACILITATOR: George E. Schonewolf, Founder / Organizer / Speaker / Event Host / Career Coach INVESTMENT: FREE to all in transition/ unemployed. REGISTER: https://www.meetup.com/Career-Networking-Group-in-Montgomery-County-Meetup/events/wlfzlrybchbtb/ QUESTIONS: Call George at[masked] or email at [masked]

Career Networking Group in Montgomery County - Fridays in Lafayette Hills, PA

William Jeanes Memorial Library

Are you looking to escalate your career to the next level? Whether you’re just starting your career path or have already traversed many miles, the Career Networking Group, Montgomery County will help you take the next steps with confidence and enthusiasm. The Montgomery County Career Networking Group is a volunteer group dedicated to helping the unemployed and underemployed find their “next success story”. We provide a supportive environment where members can get ideas, direction, and support, solve problems and learn skills to improve their job search and career. With the support and wisdom of the group, we focus on networking to share leads, experiences, and provide support, as well as educational sessions provided by expert recruiters, HR, and employment coaching specialists from the Greater Philadelphia area. When members land new positions they return to share their landing stories with the group. They remain a vital source of support for the group in a variety of ways going forward by sharing their experiences along with job leads. We have regular weekly meetings in Montgomery County featuring a guest speaker and networking. We also host workshops and are looking to expand our footprint by growing our membership and offering additional services. The Montgomery County Career Networking Group offers a basic but effective approach to career management and job search. The group will help you develop a strategy, skills, and contacts to achieve your career goals and find your next success story! Come, network with others to share best practices about job hunting and career development. And use the support we give each other to discipline and energize your career-building campaign. Bring ideas to share with the group on successes and challenges and bring your resume. Visit us at https://www.meetup.com/Career-Networking-Group-in-Montgomery-County-Meetup/ to join the group and to register to attend upcoming events. You will be glad that you did. There will not be enough words to describe or measure the benefit you will gain professionally to you and your career. Remember, you are only one person away from your next position!!

Career Networking Group in Montgomery County - Fridays in Lafayette Hills, PA

William Jeanes Memorial Library

Are you looking to escalate your career to the next level? Whether you’re just starting your career path or have already traversed many miles, the Career Networking Group, Montgomery County will help you take the next steps with confidence and enthusiasm. The Montgomery County Career Networking Group is a volunteer group dedicated to helping the unemployed and underemployed find their “next success story”. We provide a supportive environment where members can get ideas, direction, and support, solve problems and learn skills to improve their job search and career. With the support and wisdom of the group, we focus on networking to share leads, experiences, and provide support, as well as educational sessions provided by expert recruiters, HR, and employment coaching specialists from the Greater Philadelphia area. When members land new positions they return to share their landing stories with the group. They remain a vital source of support for the group in a variety of ways going forward by sharing their experiences along with job leads. We have regular weekly meetings in Montgomery County featuring a guest speaker and networking. We also host workshops and are looking to expand our footprint by growing our membership and offering additional services. The Montgomery County Career Networking Group offers a basic but effective approach to career management and job search. The group will help you develop a strategy, skills, and contacts to achieve your career goals and find your next success story! Come, network with others to share best practices about job hunting and career development. And use the support we give each other to discipline and energize your career-building campaign. Bring ideas to share with the group on successes and challenges and bring your resume. Visit us at https://www.meetup.com/Career-Networking-Group-in-Montgomery-County-Meetup/ to join the group and to register to attend upcoming events. You will be glad that you did. There will not be enough words to describe or measure the benefit you will gain professionally to you and your career. Remember, you are only one person away from your next position!!

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