Resources Available


Organization/Website

Description

Phone

AARP

American Association of Retired Persons 7 Session Career Planning Workshop given in the Fall and Spring. Fee $20 For People age 50+ Les Slote
914-693-4391

WEBS

Westchester Education Brokerage Service Affiliated with Westchester Libraries. Career Planning Workshops with Myers/Briggs and Campbell Testing. Free Open to all adults Elaine Sozzi
914-674-3612

NYS Dept of Labor

www.labor.ny.gov
Filing for Unemployment and using the Service Centers' computers, job databases, Fax machines and phones.
  • 55 Church Street, White Plains, NY 10605
  • 201 South James Street, Peekskill, NY 10566
File at 1-888-209-8124
Call TEL-SERVICE weekly for claims: 914-997-0073

SCORE

Service Corps of Retired Executives provides free workshops for people intereste in starting their own business. Topics include: Business Plans, Sourcing the Business, Law, Finance & Record Keeping, Banking, Marketing, Advertising & Public Relations, Technology, Business Presentation Peekskill, NY 914-737-3600 White Plains, NY 914-948-3907

Toastmasters

www.toastmasters.org
Headquartered in California; there are local meetings on a regular basis. Call the CA office after 1pm EST to obtain a list of groups in your area.

Westchester Public Library Job Information Centers (JIC):

JICs have information on all phases of a job search or starting your own company and industry databases and informationabout all levels of education.
  • Shrub Oak: John C. Hart Memorial Library 914-245-5262
  • Ossining Public Library 914-941-2416
  • White Plains Public Library 914-422-1480

Exec U Net

Provides Executive Level Job Listings for General Mgt. Finance, HR, Sales, Marketing, Information Services, Operations Management, Legal.21 November Trail, Weston, CT 06883
21 November Trail, Weston, CT 06883
203-226-6710 / 203-226-7881 (Fax)


List of Top Temporary Employment Agencies in New York City

View list in the article from TimeOut New York


Recommended Books

Books

Authors

Changing Jobs at $100,000 PlusJohn Lucht
Do What You Are Tigue & Tigue
7 Habits of Highly Effective PeopleStephen Covey
Stop Worrying and Start LivingDale Carnegie
Terminated - What NowBauer
The Red Book Kennedy
The Unwritten Rules of the Highly Effective Job Search
www.highlyeffectivejobsearch.com
Orville Pierson
What Color Is Your Parachute Richard N. Bolles