You're hired!

| 15 Feb 2012 | 09:42

    Career Transition Boot Camp set for Oct. 22 at Albert Wisner Public Library Warwick — The Albert Wisner Public Library and the Warwick Career Transition Group are sponsoring “You’re Hired! Career Transition One Day Boot CVamp” on Saturday, Oct. 22, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the lLibrary. According to a press release announcing the program from the library, “If you’re looking to find a new job, thinking about changing careers, or planning to return to the workforce, this program is for you. Attention recent grads who are looking to start their career or searching for an internship, be sure to attend this bootcamp. The intensive one-day session will offer you networking opportunities while you will build the skills and confidence needed to market yourself in this economy and highly competitive job market.” Here’s what you’ll receive: Insights from an expert in the Human Resources and Recruiting Industry. Interactive break-out sessions for networking and hands-on learning. Clear steps on how to write a winning resume and cover letter. Expert advice on how to develop and implement an effective job search strategy. Insider view of what happens behind the scenes when an employer is looking to fill a position. Thorough review of the interview process so you can prepare to look and sound your best. A great opportunity to network with and learn from others. The workshop is conducted by Gregg A. Knowles, a human resources professional with more than 25 years of Fortune 500 experience. His strong background in recruiting, talent acquisition and insider knowledge will help you hear the words….”You’re hired!” What others have said Rave reviews from participants who attended earlier sessions included such comments as these: “I really needed this… it’s been years since I’ve been on an interview” “So glad I attended - I feel more confident and got leads for a new company” “I met someone who’s in my industry. We’re now sharing ideas on how to move forward in our search” “Never knew how important networking skills are. Thank you!” Essential information Registration required: To register visit Or call 986-1047 ext. 3. The Albert Wisner Public Library is located at One McFarland Drive in the Village of Warwick.