11-9-18: Snow Falls but Jobs Rise-Good time to be Hiring

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11-9-18: Snow Falls but Jobs Rise-Good time to be Hiring
As we get closer to the Thanksgiving holiday, many candidates think that hiring takes a break. No way. Clients are eager to hire, especially in time for the holidays. New budgets are being approved and clients want their teams in place.
What are you doing to keep yourself visible? Take advantage of social occasions to meet and greet.
I met 2 potential candidates and one referral source on the El train this morning! I am always sourcing talent… Catch me on the Red line!
Clients need Candidates for the following openings:
  1. Intl Mk Specialist-Downtown Chicago – Perfect for the new grad or candidate with 0-1 year of experience with strong social media skills. Foreign language skills highly valued. Start date: Jan 2019.
  2. Medical Writer – Downtown Chicago-Meded agency- Ideal candidate can interpret and simplify the science of medicine. Need writing samples.
  3. Integrated Mk Specialist – Manufacturing co- SW suburbs of Chicago- Candidate must have diversified portfolio of skill sets, including social media, integrated marcom and trade show experience.
Scroll down for details and for our job openings, career consulting services, events, and free webinars.
 Our Current Openings
Medical Writer – Medical Communication Agency
Are you a Medical Writer or Aspirational Medical Writer? Can you simplify the language of medical science? Translate medical concepts into marketing/sales language? Does your content inform and educate within a variety of therapeutic areas? Want to join a growing medical communications agency in Chicago? Do you live in the Chicago area? Local talent please. Click here to read more…
Marketing Associate – Intl. Business Consulting Firm – Downtown Chicago
Are you interested in international business? Eager to showcase your writing, social media, research and phone skills? Curious how businesses enter foreign markets, identify new opportunities, and make effective decisions? Speak a foreign language? Click here to read more..
Do you have strong marketing communication skills and trade show experience? Experience from manufacturing, hard goods or construction from corporate, ad or marketing agency or trade association? Are you creative? Enjoy working with small, collaborative team? Click here to keep reading…
Marketing/PR/Recruiting INTERN– Downtown Chicago 
Our internship program is unique in that we share knowledge: we teach and learn from each other. Flexible hours; can receive college credit. Work side-by-side with president and other interns in an energetic environment. A definite career builder for a student or new grad interested in marketing, communications, human resources or recruiting.  Click here to keep reading…
Consulting Services

Fall season Resume Review and Empowered Job Seeker services.
Click here to Learn More
  • The Resume Review 
In this session, Lynn Hazan will help you to break through the clutter of similar, boring resumes. You will receive practical suggestions and tips on how to revamp your resume. Complimentary follow-up phone session to assess revised resume is included. Time permitting, LinkedIn profiles will also be evaluated. Click here to Learn More
  • Empowered Job Seeker
“Empowered Job Seeker™” is a program that helps candidates undergo effective job searches in the ever-changing marketplace. In this 3-hour (1.5 hours each session), one-on-one or group consultation, participants learn proven techniques to more successfully market themselves as the candidates of choice. Click here to Learn More
1. NSENG presents “How to Improve Your Job Search”
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 6:15 PM – 8:30 PM CDT
@McDonald’s Hamburger Univ.
2715 Jorie Blvd, Oak Brook
Speaker: MARTY GILBERT (NSENG Founder & Job Search Coach)
Marty will answer any questions that NSENG attendees have with regard to their job search. Please email your questions in advance to Marty at martygilbert1@gmail.com. The topics are endless but here are a few example topic areas:
  • Resumes & LinkedIn profiles
  • Effective communications & cover letters
  • Networking strategies
  • Creating awareness & engaging your audience
  • Developing a job search plan
  • Tracking your progress
  • How to work with recruiters
2. NSENG presents “How to network more effectively”
Thursday, November 15 from 6:15 PM -8:30 PM CDT
@Glenview Library. 1930 Glenview Rd, Glenview
Speaker: NANCY DEPCIK (TEDx speaker & motivational coaching expert)
When you’re looking for a new job, networking is the #1 technique to get there, particularly if you are over 50 years old. It opens doors and creates opportunities in the hidden job market that significantly lessens your competition. Among the topics that Nancy will cover are:
  • Learn tips and tricks for starting a conversation that produces results
  • Discover 5 specific questions to ask
  • Identify key people to help you reach your goal
  • Uncover 3 powerful tips to follow-up and improve your candidacy
  • How to develop a positive attitude that turns obstacles into opportunities
 Free Webinars
1. Presentation Title: Five Top Job Search Tips that Work!
Date: Tuesday, November 13th
Time: 11:00 am EST (8:00 am PST, 9:00 am MST, 10:00 am CST)
Description:  Finding a job is not rocket science, but it can be overwhelming if you are not obtaining results from your efforts.  During this session, you will learn the following:
  • What works in today’s job market
  • How to get the attention of Hiring Authorities
  • The importance of your Social Media Presence
  • The dynamic duo of LinkedIn and Keywords
2. Presentation Title: Is Applying to Job Postings Worth Your Time?
Date: Monday, November 19th
Time: 3:00 pm EST (12:00 pm PST, 1:00 pm MST, 2:00 pm CST)
Description:  It’s important to spend your valuable time on activities that will provide you with the greatest chance of success in your job search.  During this session, you will learn how to:
  • Identify viable job postings
  • Screen for red flags in job postings
  • Determine Best Use of your Time
  • Get your resume in the hands of Hiring Authorities

3. Presentation Title: Overcome the Greatest Barriers in Your Search
Date:  Monday, November 26th
Time:   3:00 pm EST (12:00 pm PST, 1:00 pm MST, 2:00 pm CST)
Description:  It is estimated that eight out of ten employees currently working would change their job if given a better opportunity.  That is great news for someone like you who is conducting a job search.   During this session, we will discuss some of the greatest barriers you are facing in your job search including the following:
  • Social Media
  • The Mental Game
  • Over-qualified or Under-qualified
  • Too Many Choices
To register for these Webinars, go to www.mylynnhazancareer.com and use the following instructions:
1. Select the “Register” tab
2. Fill in the required information and register as a “Job Seeker”
3. You will receive a confirmation email and will be redirected to the dashboard
4. Select the “Webinar” tab to listen to the webinars live or receive access to previously recorded webinars.

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