Networking Bingo Featured At JPCD Event
By Kate Rainey
Joseph’s People of Central Delaware County (JPCD) will present “Networking in Action.” The program is 7 – 8:30 p.m. , Tuesday, Aug. 21, at St Laurence Parish Hall, 8245 West Chester Pike, Upper Darby, PA 19082. The entrance to Parish Hall is from the rear church driveway off of St. Laurence Road. All are welcome to the free event, without regard to religious affiliation.
Networking BINGO, an interactive game, will be played to make this intimidating skill fun. Bring your adventurous spirit, a firm handshake and your smile to this networking practice session.
Liza Verzella, CSP and Jan Babikian, PHR & SHRM-CP will present this informative and interactive session. Between the two of them, Verzella and Babikian have worked with local companies and candidates for over three decades. They are eager to share their staffing and networking insights.
JPCD is a joint program of Media Presbyterian Church and St. Laurence Church, Upper Darby and is affiliated with Joseph’s People, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing guidance and support to unemployed and underemployed workers.
JPCD also has an active, free forum on LinkedIn. To become part of it, search for “Joseph’s People of Central Delaware County-Free Job Search Group” through the LinkedIn directory. Send a request to join the group, and an email will be sent to you confirming your membership. Shared on the page are job postings; information about upcoming meetings and events; tips and strategies, to increase the effectiveness of the search; strategies to deal with stress; and success stories from “graduates” who share their first-hand experience. For more information, send a message through the LinkedIn group listed above, visit www.josephspeople.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org.