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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:

June 12 Linda King
Life Coach, ADHD Coach, Speaker
The Joy of Getting
Things Done
June 19 Edward Anthony, Colozzi
Ed.D., Career - Life Counselor, Career Development and Counseling Services
Creating Careers with Confidence In a Tough Economy
June 26

Patricia Hunt Sinacole
Boston Globe Job Doc Writer , CEO & Founder

Tips for Getting a Job in Today's Employment Market

 

  

 

Special Events

 


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


          

    Prior Speakers Evening Speakers

 

     

May 2017

5/29/17                 
Randall Warniers, Principal/Creative Director, RW Communications, “Networking from A-Z”

April 2017 
                                                

4/3/2017               
Joan Kulash, Executive Director, Community InRoads, “Volunteering - A Way to Keep Your Resume Updated”  
                             

4/10/2017             
Christopher Payne-Taylor, Brand Marketing Professional, brandividualist, “Today's Job Market Demands a Personal Brand”


January   2017
                         

1/9/2017
Margie Pascetta & Suzanne Gray, Business, Career, Alternative Career Coach & Coach, “Your Encore Career”                   


1/23/2017
Ellen Hoult, CPA, MSA, CPMM, “How to Prepare a Federal 1040EZ Income Tax Return & Tax Tips”

December 2016                                      


12/1/2016
Tad Mayer, Career Coach, Trainer and Speaker, Career Negotiations, “How to Turn a Connector into a Champion”                         


12/5/2016
Ken Williams, Sr. Product Manager and Accomplished Photographer, “The Secrets to Getting a Great Headshot!”   
       

12/12/2016  
Diane Senno, Sourcing and Product Development Manager, Bluestem Brands, Appleseed's Portfolio, “Making Calls for Networking Meetings (Informational Meetings)”  
           

12/19/2016
Helen Williams, Professional Speaker, HMW Sports Consulting, “Making a Decision to Step Back to Take a Step Forward”
      

November 2016
                                                     

11/7/2016         
Michael Thompson, Mentor, Writer, Speaker, Chair, Marketing Committee, SCORE Northeast Massachusetts, “Self - Marketing and Thinking of Starting a Business? How SCORE Can Help”                           

  

October 2016
                                         

10/3/2016
Kevin Willett, CEO, New England B2B, Friends of Kevin Networking Group, “25 Networking Tips to Find Your Next Job”                           


10/6/2016
Representative Jeffrey Oligny, Sr. Program Manager, Member NH House of Representatives, QinetiQ, North America, “Conquering the Fear of Networking – Landing the Job”                


10/17/2016
Mitzi Weinman, President, TimeFinder,
“Escaping Your TimeTraps - TimeFinder's Productivity ToolBox!”                               


10/24/2016
Wendy Wiberg, MA, CCC-SLP, ESL Instructor, Corporate Communication Trainer, and Speech Pathologist, English Onsite "Communicate with Confidence for Speakers of English with Foreign or Regional Accents”


10/31/2016
Ken Williams, Sr. Product Manager and Accomplished Photographer, “Preparing for a Video Interview”                             


September 2016                                                    


9/12/2016
Margie Pascetta & Suzanne Gray, The Entrepreneur's Source, “Is Owning a Business a Career Option?”                                 


9/19/2016
Andy Winig, Elevator Pitch Coach,
“Elevator Pitch Skills for Job Seekers”                   

 

9/26/2016
Michelle Laczkoski, Audience Development Director, Boston Business Journal,
“Boston Business Journal Smart Reader Program”  


August 2016                                           


8/8/2016
Penny Harrington, Leadership and Professional Development Consultant, Casey Hall Training Associates,    “Storytelling in Behavioral Interviewing - Bring Your Resume”             


8/15/2016
Ken Williams, Sr. Product Manager and Accomplished Photographer, “The Secrets to Getting a Great Headshot!”                            


8/22/2016
Karen M. Stein, Marketing, Consulting, and Training Services, “Effective Networking”    

 

8/29/2016
Martha Plotkin, Career Counselor, JVS Career Solution, JVS Boston
“Managing a Successful Career Transition”


July 2016                                                   


7/25/2016
Steve Cardow, EHS Environmental Health and Safety Coordinator, “Slips, Trips, and Falls - Hazards for General Industries”

 


 


 

 

Job Fairs & Special Events

Spinners Regional Job Fair

Outdoors on the Ball Field

Wednesday, August 16*, 2017 - (10:00am to 1:00pm)

LeLacheur  Park Home of the Lowell Spinners

450 Aiken Street, Lowell, MA 01854

* Rain Date - Thursday - August 17th, 2017

 

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Upcoming Recruitments

 

UPF - Job Recruitment


Warranty Service Representative

 

Mechanical Assembler


Come in for an interview on

Tuesday, July 25, 2017    9:00am to 12:00pm
ValleyWorks Career Center
255 Essex Street, Lawrence, MA 01840

 

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