White Plains, NY (PRWEB) April 10, 2009
On Wednesday, April 15, the Advertising Club of Westchester will host "People, Jobs, Skills: A Symposium for Job Seekers and Employers" from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Antonees in White Plains, NY. The event is open to hungry job seekers in all industries as well as professionals and businesses making hiring decisions.
The event will feature networking, a Q&A, a quick tip resume booth, and a panel of distinguished career, marketing and human resources experts including:
•Richard Greenwald, president, The Concorde Group
•Chris Russell, founder, JobsRadio.fm and AllCountyJobs.com
•Rodica Ceslov, president, Wild Frog Studio
•Greg Chartier, principal, The Office of Gregory J. Chartier.
The panel will be moderated by Westchester County Business Journal Executive Editor Caryn McBride.
Whether unemployed, interested in a career transition or looking to get ahead in the job world, the symposium will provide:
•Methods to use social networking to gain employment
•Biggest job seeking blunders
•Little known places to network
•Building your online footprint
•What to do after you've been laid off
•Advice for job hunting online
•Get in the mind of an employer
•Westchester County state of the employment market
Additionally, "People, Jobs, Skills: A Symposium for Job Seekers and Employers" will speak to human resources professionals, management and small businesses about effective hiring practices during a recession.
The event is sponsored by The Concorde Staffing Group, a full service staffing organization that consists of three companies: Concorde Personnel, Concorde Search Associates and Concorde Temporary Staffing.
Tickets for "People, Jobs, Skills: A Symposium for Job Seekers and Employers" are $25 per person; light hors d'oeuvres will be served. Registration for the event is required. Contact the Advertising Club of Westchester at info(at)acw.org or 914-202-3116.