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April 26, 2005

Finding a Job from the Inside Out:
Growing from Your 9/11 Experience

For New Jersey residents, 9/11 targeted us where we work. With the job market drastically changed since then, you may be having difficulty finding employment or are currently under-employed.  "It's for You NJ 911" invites you to attend this series of workshops to help you address some of these issues.

Theresa Creedon, MBA, an experienced lecturer on Career Change and Resilience, who has been personally touched by 9/11, and Sarah L. Schleifer, MSSW, LCSW, a social worker with over 20 years experience in trauma and recovery, will address issues of how to move forward in the workplace when affected by issues remaining from the events of September 11, 2001.


• Unconventional strategies for career reinvention
• Recognizing your resilience and gaining confidence that you can use to create career options
• What might be limiting your ability to put your "best foot forward" in a job interview
• How to enhance your marketability
• Techniques needed in today's job search


Tuesday, May 3, 2005, 7-9PM
Edison Public Library
340 Plainfield Avenue , Edison, NJ
(732) 287-2298
Tuesday, May 10, 2005, 7-9PM
Interweave, Calvary Parish House
31 Woodland Ave, Summit, NJ
(732) 227-2120

Wednesday, May 25, 2005
Ridgewood Public Library
125 N. Maple Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ
(201) 670-5600


Please RSVP by calling 1-866-4-U-NJ-911

"It's for You NJ 911" offers free counseling, community education sessions and information and resources for New Jersey residents affected by the events of 9/11. "It's for You NJ 911" is sponsored by the Office of the Attorney General, Division of Criminal Justice and UMDNJ- University Behavioral Healthcare. For more information call 1-866-4-U-NJ-911 or visit our website at www.4unj911.org.