April 29th, 2012

MAY, 2012--VOLUME 6, NUMBER 18

Rochester’s Premier Professional Networking Organization

Upcoming Events

Job Postings

For Job Posting please visit the Job Posting section of The August Group website. You must be registered and login to view job postings.

Career Sites

Newsletter Archives

Thank you for your feedback!!!!

Over three weeks' time you submitted your opinions on the newsletter.

Based on the opinions expressed by the membership, the newsletter will now be a much quicker read. The most current and relevant information will be toward the top and there will not be duplication of articles from week to week.

We would appreciate your comments on the new, shorter format. If you care to let us know what you think, please share your thoughts with the Newsletter Staff.  Your input is appreciated.

Upcoming Events

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The Upcoming Events List is listed as a service to newsletter readers to summarize some events. Dates/Times/Places do change so please verify the event by visiting the August Group Website Calendar before attending an event.

The Week of April 29 - May 5

Monday April 30:
Negotiating Your Job Offer @ Medaille College 6:30-8:30 pm

Wednesday, May 02:
Winning Career Psychology - More Important Than Your Resume! with Tracey Aiello @ Medaille College, 11:30am - 1:00pm.

Thursday May 03:
Working for Nonprofits Lovin Cup Bistro & Brews, 5:30-9:00 pm

The Week of May 06 - May 12

Wednesday, May 09:
Goal Achieving Workshop with Tracey Aiello @ Medaille College, 11:30am - 1:00pm.

The Week of May 13 - May 19:

Tuesday, May 15:
Mega Networking Event @ Johny's Irish Pub, 4:30pm - 7:30pm.

Wednesday, May 16:
Spring 2012 Career Fair & Networking Event

Presented by The August Group, Monroe Community College, RochesterWorks!, Senator Joseph E. Robach, Time Warner Cable, and Angelo Planning Group, 2:00pm - 5:00pm.

The August Group, in collaboration with MCC's Office of Workforce Development and RochesterWorks!, invites business, technical, and professional job seekers and career changers to our 13th Career Fair & Networking Event.

** TAG members wearing their name badges have the exclusive opportunity to get in one hour earlier than other attendees! So, wear your TAG badge, arrive at 1:00 PM, and beat the crowds!**

Monroe Community College 1000 East Henrietta Road Rochester, NY R. Thomas Flynn Campus Center Parking available in Lot M or M-1

Event is Free & Open to the Public. Check out this link to see a past August Group Career Fair on YouTube.

If you have any questions about the fair, email them to

The Week of May 20 - May 26

Thursday, May 24:
Jumpstart: Prioritizing and Productively Tracking Your Contacts with John Bayley @ Medaille College, 11:00am - 1:00pm.

Job Postings

Hidden jobs are welcomed for sharing at

For Job Posting please visit the Job Posting section of The August Group website. You must be registered and login to view job postings.

Quick Reads

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Words Of Wisdom -- Keep it simple

  • "Simplicity is making the journey of this life with just baggage enough."
    ~ Author Unknown

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Career Sites

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