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                            Do you want to connect with other professionals?

Do you need to build your professional network?

Networking for Professionals

This group meets every Monday afternoon from 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm at ValleyWorks Career Center in Lawrence.  Mondays are a great opportunity to connect with professionals from all industries and fields, as well as connect and learn from top speakers from a variety of fields.

Pre-registration is required for each event, members may call the Membership Desks in Lawrence or Haverhill and speak to a staff to register, 978-722-7000. 

All members of the community are welcome.

Our Next Speakers:

                

               Aug 3 - Joe Bevilacqua, President and CEO, Merrimack Valley Chamber of Commerce 

                               "How to Use a Chamber of Commerce in Your Job Search"

              

              Aug 10 - Penny Harrington, Adjunct Faculty Member, Boston College

                               "Storytelling in Behavioral Interviewing"

                                  Bring Your Resume

 

 

              Oct 5 - Tom Procopio

                               "Be a Rainmaker in Your Job Search"

                

               Oct 19 - Michelle Wilson, MA LMHC, Owner, Inner Oasis Counseling & Coaching

                               "Harness the Power of Your Brain to Get Out of Your Way"

              

              Nov 2 - Juanita Allen, Recruitment & Outreach Manager, The Commonwealth of MA

                               "How to Access State Government Jobs"

    

  Prior Speakers:

   

          July 13 - Randall Warniers, Principal/Creative Director, RW Communications and Design

                               "First Impressions"

 

          July 6 - Santa Grullon-Fedock, Social Worker

                               "Rewarding Lifestyles – Living Below Your Means"

 

          June 15 - Diane Murphy, Morgan Stanley & Rob Crugnale, Touchstone Investments

                               "Preventing Identity Theft & Protecting Your Assets"

 

           June 8 -Peter Doyle, Financial Advisor, Edward Jones

                             "Networking - A Path to Career Transition"

 

                

          April 6 - Andy Winig, Elevator Pitch Coach

                               "Elevator Pitch Skills for Job Seekers"

 

          Mar 30 -Steve Gamlin

                             "Attitude, Action, Traction"

        

  

         Mar 2  -  Cindy Key, SPHR, CBM, CBC, CPBS

                   "LinkedIn 101"

 

        Feb 23 -  Santa Grullon-Fedock, Social Worker

                        "The Power of Releasing Hurt Feelings" 

 

        Jan 25 - Joan Kulash, Executive Director, Jericho Road Lawrence

                             “Volunteering a Way to Keep Your Resume Updated”

 

       Jan 5 - Dr. Ethan F. Becker, Speech Coach & Author, The Speech Improvement Company

                         "Interviewing with Confidence"

 

2014

      Dec 8 - Michael Chesny
                     "What Our Network Knows about Organized Job Search"

      Nov 17 - Terry Anderson, Tax Professional

                   "Social Security in a Nutshell"

      

      Nov 10 - Nancy Wolff Leary, President and Founder, Online Amplify 

                     "Conquering LinkedIn"

 

      Nov 3 - Tom Eytel, Technical and Customer Service Manager

                      "Tips to Obtain a Job in Today's Business Climate"

 

     Oct 6 - Linda King, Life Coach, ADHD Coach, & Speaker

             "The Joy of Getting It Done"

 

    Sept 29 - Juanita Allen, Recruitment and Outreach Manager, The Commonwealth of MA HR Division                               Office of Diversity & Equal Opportunity "How to Access State Government Jobs"    

 

    Sept 15 - Penny Harrington, Sr. Manager,Leadership & Professional Development,

                                      Fresenius Medical Care North America

                       "Storytelling in Behavioral Interviewing" - Bring Your Resume*

 

       Aug 25  - Fred Earnshaw, Financial Professional

                        "Elevator Speeches - Are You Up to the Challenge?"

 

       Aug 11 - Terry Anderson, Toastmasters International Member

                         "Self-Introduction Communication Techniques "

 

        Aug 4 - Lisa Gonzalez Welch, Business Development Specialist, Small Business Administration

                      "Exploring Options: Thinking about Starting a Business"

      

        July 21 - Michael Taylor, Information Security Evangelist, Architect, Manager

                          "Improv for Business Meetings"

       

         July 7  - Randall Warniers, Principal /Creator, RW Communications and Design                                               "Defining Your Personal Brand"

 

       June 9 - Julie Bernardin, Career Coach, JB Consulting

                              “My Red Carpet Moment: How Do I Best Describe What I Do?”

      

       June 2 - Deborah Burkholder

                              “An Overview of Social Media with a Focus on Twitter”

 

        May 19 - Damien Falato, CPA, CGMA, MST -Tax Manager
                              "Tax Aspects of Changes in Employment Status"

    

        May 12 - Joanne Dennison, Guidance Counselor for Grown Ups

     

        Mar 31 - Greg Page, CEO, Merrimack Analysis Group

                                “The Job Search Revolution"

              Feb 24 - Joan Kulash, Executive Director, Jericho Road
                                 "Volunteering - A Way to Keep Your Resume Updated"

              Feb 10 - Dan Cowher, Executive, Environmental Waste Disposal Industry
                                "LinkedIn"

              Feb 3 - Wil Carpenter, Vice President, MV Chamber of Commerce
                            “How To Use A Chamber of Commerce In Your Job Search”

              Jan 13 - Kemp Dunn, Audience Development Manager, Boston Business Journal
                              "Maximize Your Job Seeking Efforts in 2014"

 

  

 

Special Events

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Evening Networking

with
Networking for Professionals

 

Quarterly Evening Networking Event

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Networking @ 5pm

  

Be sure to register and join us for a great evening.

Our Quarterly Evening Networking Event begins at 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Pre-registration is required for each event, members may drop by or call the Membership Desk in Lawrence at 978-722-7000 to register. 

All members of the community are welcome.

Attire: Business Casual

 

Upcoming Evening Networking

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Evening Networking

with
Networking for Professionals

 

Quarterly Evening Networking Event

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Evening Networking @ 5pm

with
Networking for Professionals

 

 

Save the Date for October & Join us on October 1, 2015

 

@ 5pm - 7pm

Our October Speaker: Dan Cowher

 

Topic:How Executives Use LinkedIn

 

    Prior Speakers Evening Speakers:

    

      Jun 2015  - Patricia Hunt Sinacole, Boston Globe Columnist, "Job Doc"

      Mar 2015  - Deborah Burkholder, Appia, President & CEO and

                         Tom McDonough, Appia, Chief Wellness Officer

        Dec 2014   - Helen Williams, Author and CEO HW Consulting

      Jun 2014  - Kevin Willett, Friends of KW

      Mar 2014  - Patricia Hunt Sinacole, Boston Globe Columnist, "Job Doc"

      Dec 2013  - Cindy Key, SPHR, CBM, CBC, CPBS

      Oct 2013   - Steve Balzac, President, 7 Steps

      Jun 2013   - Michael Taylor, Information Security Evangelist, Architect, Manager

      Mar 2013   - Matt Casey, Career Coach      

      Dec 2012   - Helen Williams, Harvard Athletic Administration Fellow, Harvard University

      Oct 2012   - Kim Meninger, Certified Coach, Great Heights Coaching

      Jun 2012   - Kim Bilawchek, Career Coach

      Dec 2011   - Stephen Balzac, President, 7 StepsAhead.com

       Oct   2011  - Elaine Ohlson, Ohlson Consulting

 


 

 


 

Job Fairs

PAST EVENT

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Upcoming Recruitments

CLC      UPS    MICROTECH    WICKED     MONROE

 

 

CLC - JOB RECRUITMENT
Apprentices/Journeymen Electricians

Tuesday     August 25, 2015      9am to 12pm

ValleyWorks Career Center - Lawrence

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UPS - JOB RECRUITMENT

PACKAGE HANDLERS

PACKAGE DELIVERY DRIVERS

Wednesday     August 26, 2015      11am to 1pm

ValleyWorks Career Center - Lawrence

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Marathon Staffing

August 28, 2015  10am to 1:30pm

 

 

 

Micro Tech Staffing - Recruitment

QC Inspector      CNC Machinist    Receptionist     Mechanical Assembler     Order Picker

Thursday     August 27, 2015      1pm to 4pm

ValleyWorks Career Center - Lawrence

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UPS Recruitment

September 2, 2015 10am to 1pm

 

 

 

Wicked Staffing Solutions- Recruitment
Production Workers - Acton
Staffing Coordinators/Recruiter - Lowell

Machine Operators - Acton
Assembler - Haverhill
Shipping /Receiving - Acton
Bakery (various openings) - Haverhill
Assembler - Acton
Fork Lift - Salisbury
Quality Inspector - Acton
Admin - Burlington
Production & Packing - Chelmsford
Assembler - Milford NH
Wednesday  September 2, 2015  1pm to 4pm

ValleyWorks Career Center - Lawrence

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MONROE - JOB RECRUITMENT

Assembler – Lawrence    

Cable Assembler – Hudson, NH

Chemical Compound Operator – Dracut

CNC Milling – Methuen

Die Cutter – Lowell

Extruders/Packers – Pelham, NH

Line Leads – Stratham, NH

Machine Feeder – Lowell

Machine Operators – Ayer, Dracut, Stratham

Maintenance Mechanic – Various Locations

Manual Machinist – Methuen

Material Handler – Lowell

Metal Grinder – Methuen

P/T Business Admin – Lowell

Pick/Pack – All Locations

Press Brake Operator – Methuen

Production Associate – Ayer

Production Supervisors – Stratham, NH

QC Inspector – Woburn

QC Supervisor – Lawrence

Sanitation Associate – Lowell

Warehouse Lead – Stratham, NH

Thursday
September 10, 2015
12:30pm to 4pm

ValleyWorks Career Center - Lawrence

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MAY INSTITUE - JOB RECRUITMENT

 

May Institute has both full time and part time 2nd and 3rd shift opportunities in Boxford, Topsfield, North Reading, Tewksbury, Salem, Burlington, Saugus and Atkinson, NH

 

Thursday
September 10, 2015
1pm to 4pm

ValleyWorks Career Center - Lawrence

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