Historical Topics Some Will Be Repeated In The Future

HISTORICAL TOPICS - SOME WILL BE REPEATED IN THE FUTURE

DATE TOPIC LAB (HANDS-ON) FOCUS
5/8/09 LinkedIn - the "basics," including pictures; Take pictures, edit them and put them on the web
5/15/09 LinkedIn - Tips & Tricks from an "expert" user or user panel Expand your "contacts" list
5/22/09 Word Processing - relating your skills and background uniquely to each employer Bring your current printed resume/cover letter for feedback! Bring it electronically if you want to edit during lab time
5/29/09 Word Processing - advanced topics Easily customizing each resume/cover letter you send
6/5/09 Spreadsheets - the "basics" and graphs Doing some budget work - work or home examples
6/12/09 Spreadsheets - Tips & Tricks Networking applications - mailing lists/prospecting
6/19/09 Organizing your Computer and Files - Tips & Tricks Google Desktop Efforts
6/26/09 Job Searching in an Electronic Age and Leveraging Recruiters Monster.Com & CareerBuilder.Com
7/3/09 NO LEARNING LAB - 4TH OF JULY WEEKEND! NO LAB
7/10/09 Presentation software - the "basics" Your elevator speech on camera?
7/17/09 Presentation software with graphics Develop a catchy 5-10 slide presentation
7/24/09 Access databases - basics Keeping track of your business contacts
7/31/09 Access databases - tips & tricks Putting your job search on a database
8/7/09 LinkedIn - the "basics," including pictures; Take pictures, edit them and put them on the web
8/14/09 LinkedIn - Tips & Tricks from an "expert" user or user panel Expand your "contacts" list
8/21/09 Social Networks and blogging
8/28/09 Interviewing Questions - over 100 of 'em
9/4 Lean Training - Session 1
9/11 Lean Training - Session 2
9/18 Panel Discussion: Social Networks (LinkedIn, Facebook, Spoke, Plaxo,…)
9/25 Researching prospective employers
10/2 "I'm my own IT"
10/9 Financial Suggestions for All Seasons of Life
10/16 What's Your Marketing Plan? - Part I
10/23 What's Your Marketing Plan? - Part II (Panel)
10/30 Punching up your Written Words - Part 1 Refine your resume/cover letter
11/6 Punching up your Written Words - advanced topics Creating electronic resume for easy transmitting?
11/13 Small Business / Entrepreneurship Setting up your small business venture / taxes, logistics
11/20 Small Business Public library resources
11/27 NO JSLL - ASC CLOSED
12/4 Finances during Job Transition** - Ben Keeling ** but confirm with a "pro" :-)
12/11 Applying for Government Jobs - Carol
12/18 Holiday Gathering
12/25 NO JSLL - ASC CLOSED
1/1 NO JSLL - ASC CLOSED
1/8 LinkedIn Basics
1/15 I’m on LinkedIn … Now What? Enhance LinkedIn Profile?
1/22 These are a Few of My Favorite (Web)Sites Create Google Profile?
1/29 Resiliency During Job Transition
2/5 Easy Does It: Creating your own website - Part 1 (Steve)
2/12 Easy Does It: Creating your own website - Part 2 (Cliff)
2/19 I'm on Twitter, Now What? (Joann)
2/26 Blogging Away (Joann)
3/5 Life Beyond Windows (Brett)
3/12 Job Search Web Wonders - Part1 (Ben)
3/19 Job Search Web Wonders - Part2 (Ben)
3/26 "Best of" Resources (Bill)
4/2 On-line money saving (Ben)
4/9 Open Office - a great suite of free products! (Steve)
4/16 Spreadsheets - the "basics" and graphs (Dale) Doing some budget work - work or home examples
4/23 Spreadsheets - Tips & Tricks (Kathy) Networking applications - mailing lists/prospecting
4/30 Access databases - basics (John) Keeping track of your business contacts
5/7 No JSLL LinkedIn presentation rescheduled to 6/4
5/14 Access databases - tips & tricks (John) Putting your job search on a database
5/21 Presentation Software Basics; Leveraging Powerpoint (Steve R.) Develop a catchy 5-10 slide presentation
5/28 Presentation Skills (Steve R.)
6/4 LinkedIn - a new perspective (Dale)
6/11 Public Library Resources Aplenty (Carrie)
6/18 Defining Your Starring Role: Using Videos in Your Job Search (Vickie S.)
6/25 Word Tips & Tricks (Panel discussion)
7/2 Augmenting Your Resume with a Profile (Jason)
7/9 Some favorite on-line sites (Kathy)
7/16 Creating Your Transition "Playbook" (Steve)
7/23 Twitter, What's All the Tweet About (Kathy)
7/30 Secrets of Career Builder (Bill Scherpenberg)
8/6 LinkedIn - Your Link to Your Future (and Past)
8/13 Personal Branding and Social Media (Michael Loban)
8/20 Tools for Job Search - Do you have a favorite gadget or tool? Bring it to share (Everyone)
9/10 RSS Feeds (Bob G.)
9/17 How to Excel! (Bob G.)
9/24 Networking Helps (Wes Archiable)
10/1 Excel Tips & Tricks (Kathy R.)
10/8 Open Forum Q&A (John B.)
10/15 Computer Tips & Tricks (Steve L.)
10/22 Data Mining @ your Library – Using Library Databases in your Job Search and Beyond (Donald Crews)
10/29 LinkedIn 101 (Michele Beckham-Corbin)
11/5 LinkedIn Q&A (Panel Discussion)
11/12 What's Happening at the Library (Carrie Dressman)
11/19 Emotional Side of Transition (Wes Archiable)
11/26 NO MEETING (Thanksgiving Weekend)
12/3 Using the Best Web Portals to Search for Your New Job (Michael Loban)
12/10 Starting to Blog in Job Search - Why and How? (Daniel Johnson Jr.)
12/17 Holiday Party!
12/24 NO MEETING (Enjoy the holidays!)
12/31 NO MEETING (Enjoy the holidays!)
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