Issue 11: March 1, 2016
Welcome to the NSCN Member Tip of the Week


NSCN Event: LinkedIn Live! 

New Start Career Network members are invited to attend a workshop with LinkedIn  on Friday, March 18, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Heldrich Hotel in New Brunswick. 
 
Learn directly from LinkedIn employees how to leverage the world's largest professional network to help you get back in the game - and thrive - in 2016 and beyond.
 
LinkedIn's mission is simple: To connect the world's professionals to make them more productive and successful. When you join LinkedIn, you get access to people, jobs, news, updates, and insights that help you be great at what you do.  Topics to be covered will include:
 
    * Introduction to LinkedIn
    * Getting Started - First Steps
    * Building Out Your Profile
    * Creating and Growing Your Network
    * Using the Job Search Functionality
    * How to Leverage LinkedIn While Employed
    * Q & A Session
 
Attendees will also have the opportunity to:
 
    * Benefit from on-site, one-one guidance on how to maximize their own personal  LinkedIn profile
    * Have their profile picture taken at the event and uploaded to their profile  page. 
 
Please click here by March 15 to register for this free event.

NSCN Employer Career Event:
Rutgers University Mini Job Fair 

New Start Career Network members are invited to attend a  Rutgers University Mini Job Fair on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Heldrich Center in New Brunswick. Jacqueline Shaheed, Sr. Talent Acquisition Consultant and Elizabeth Matusiak, Employment Coordinator at University Human Resources, will discuss career opportunities at Rutgers.
 
For this event, we ask that you list any specific positions on the registration form (with title and job posting number) that you have applied for. This will help Rutgers HR to better design the session.
 
Job seekers can search and apply for Rutgers employment opportunities here.
 
Please click here  by March 7th to register for this free event, and please list any jobs (with position title and posting number) that you have applied for at Rutgers University on the registration form.
 
Thank you!

Please feel free to contact us with questions at nscn@rutgers.edu or by phone at 848-932-1756. 

Maria and Chris
Major funding for the New Start Career Network was contributed by the Philip and Tammy Murphy Family Foundation. Additional support was provided by New Jersey Resources, The Fund for New Jersey, the AARP Foundation, DirectEmployers Association, the John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development, Rutgers Career Services-New Brunswick, the Rutgers Alumni Association, and New Start New Jersey.