Category: Employment help and news

Job alert! Media & Design Specialist for Buffalo Public Schools Adult Education division

One of my blog’s readers wanted my help in spreading the word that the Buffalo Public Schools Adult Education division is looking to hire a full-time media and design specialist. The job candidate should have experienced in the following: website and social media management SEO (search engine optimization) graphic design including Adobe Suite (primarily InDesign,

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Girl Develop It Buffalo celebrates first anniversary with free party open to the public

It’s about education, skills, and empowerment, but it’s also about community and making connections. That’s what Girl Develop It Buffalo (GDI) hopes to continue to build as the group celebrates their one year anniversary party at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 26 at the WNY Books Arts Center in Buffalo. The event is free, but requires

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Several dates available for first-time job seekers and new grads job search seminar

First-time job seekers and new grads: a half-day first-time job search seminar aims to teach new professionals: • Professional Resume Development and Writing- each participant will have a professional resume written and learn how to write a compelling cover letter • LinkedIn –  learn how to create a LinkedIn profile and connect to a first

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Free social media for job search class, May 2

Learn the basics of using LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook for job searches at the “Social Media for Job Search” class, 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 2 at the N.Y. State Department of Labor location in Williamsville. Learn how to: create a complete LinkedIn account and the benefits of this powerful tool how

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Information on free training to become a Microsoft Certified Office specialist, May 8

Western New Yorkers interested in free training and certification for becoming a Microsoft Office specialist should attend a 20-minute presentation at 12:30 p.m. on May 8 at the New York State Department of Labor Office in Williamsville.

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Reenergize your job search with the Career Navigator training program

Described as a “fast-paced, highly interactive job search boot camp,” “Career Navigator” is a five-day training program for long-term unemployed professionals who are looking to revitalize their job search. According to Niagara’s WorkSourceOne website, the focus of the training program is to arm job seekers with the most effective skills and tools for creating a

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Communications Career Day connects grads to WNY area creative professionals

Communication students can get a jump start on their career and learn how to manage their online reputation, mingle with professionals in the field and take other job-related workshops during the annual Communications Career Day from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. November 4 at New Era Cap Company. Sponsored by PRSA Buffalo Niagara and Buffalo

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Communications Career Day event aims to help students and new grads land that first job

Calling all public relations, communications and design students and recent grads looking for a job, you will want to register for this Communications Career two-day event Friday, Nov. 5 and Saturday, Nov. 6 happening at the New Era Cap Company’s headquarters in Buffalo. Friday’s event, starting at 8 a.m., will offer resume reviews and interviewing

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Employment and housing programs offered today by the Buffalo Urban League

Whether you are a job seeker, looking to avoid foreclosure or need help in other areas of your life, the Buffalo Urban League might be able to help you. Find out more about the programs offered by the Buffalo Urban League at their open house 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at 15 Genesee Street

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