Weekly Job Byte

Post-Interview Follow-Up Matters
The hardest thing for a job-seeker to integrate into his or her thinking is the fact that one minute after your interview ends, the hiring manager will forget 80% of what you and they talked about.

They will try to hang onto the high points of your conversation, but for the most part they will fail.

They will retain a vague impression of you. It’s fascinating to notice how managers remember the candidates who stuck out the most in their minds. It’s not a linear, analytical process — in case anyone could delude themselves that it would be. We are people. We are wired to remember stories, colors, impressions and personality traits — not facts and statistics and other kinds of data. Read More.

New Start Career Network Spring Job Fair! 
Please join us! NSCN members are invited to participate in our 2018 Spring Job Fair, which will feature dozens of employers that are seeking candidates for a wide range of positions.
Date: June 7, 2018 ● Time: 10:00 a-1:00 p
Location: Rutgers Univ. Busch Student Center located at 604 Bartholomew Road, Piscataway, NJ
Space is limited so be sure to register today!  Please note that the Job Fair is only available to NSCN members.  Please register here. ​

Remote Work and the Environment: The Latest Data and 12 Companies Hiring

Earth Day is extremely important to FlexJobs. Not only are we committed to flexible work options as a way of making people’s lives better—we also want to further the benefits between flexible and remote work and the environment.

This year, we’re sharing the latest information related to the environmental savings from remote work, which can help to play a big role in reducing congestion, lowering fuel consumption, minimizing construction, lessening pollution emissions, reducing the strain on transportation systems, and improving air quality. Read More.

​In order to apply, you will need to complete the form and upload your cover letter & resume. If you have any questions, the program coordinator’s email is listed in the form. In order to be eligible for these positions, you must be qualified & enrolled in the Ready to Work NJ Program.

Click HERE to view our listings. Please note that you will have to zoom in on the document to read the position information. Please note we keep job listings for 1 month.

Step 1 in the Ready To Work NJ Program – Job Readiness Workshops!
Improve your chances of getting a new job and complete the first step after registering (and being accepted) by taking advantage of the Ready To Work NJ 2 Day Workshop! These 2 day workshops help with resume & cover letter writing, interviewing techniques, networking & social media tips.

Upcoming workshops are scheduled at:​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Candidates may also receive a phone call from the participating Colleges. Note: if email link doesn’t work, please use the first initial last name @ njworkforce.org to send an email.