Monday Morning Meetings

Weekly meetings offer support, professional guest speakers, and information about local networking opportunities. There are a wide range of workshops and seminars offered throughout the year. Job search advice and support are a priority in all gatherings.

Oct
22
Mon
JSFG: Orientation for 1st Timers @ 1345 Grace Ave, Cincinnati OH
Oct 22 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

First-timers are encouraged and welcomed to learn about our organization and launch their job search efforts.

Job Search Focus Group (JSFG) mission of “Hope, Help and Healing.” We exist to serve individuals who are unemployed, underemployed and in career transition. Please join us, for as long as you need us we will be here for you.

JSFG: How to Deal with Adversity and Negativity while in Transition | Jodi Brandstetter
Oct 22 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

Our weekly agenda includes:
8am Orientation

9am Member Meeting
– What’s Working, What’s Not -members share successes and learnings
– Welcome of Orientation Session
– Graduations
– Announcements
– Break
– Featured Speaker: Each week a different topic from a different expert

11:15am Open Networking

11:30amWe offer a variety of workshops to help members learn and achieve

Job Search Focus Group (JSFG) is dedicated to serving those who are unemployed, under employed, or in career transition. “Hope, Help & Healing” is our mission. For as long as you need us we are here for you. We are a strengths-based organization, focusing member’s on their natural talents and strengths.

JSFG is the longest-running job search support group in America, meeting weekly since 1992, with roots that reach back to the 1980s.

JSFG: TBD
Oct 22 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

Our weekly agenda includes:
8am Orientation

9am Member Meeting
– What’s Working, What’s Not -members share successes and learnings
– Welcome of Orientation Session
– Graduations
– Announcements
– Break
– Featured Speaker: Each week a different topic from a different expert

11:15am Open Networking

11:30amWe offer a variety of workshops to help members learn and achieve

Job Search Focus Group (JSFG) is dedicated to serving those who are unemployed, under employed, or in career transition. “Hope, Help & Healing” is our mission. For as long as you need us we are here for you. We are a strengths-based organization, focusing member’s on their natural talents and strengths.

JSFG is the longest-running job search support group in America, meeting weekly since 1992, with roots that reach back to the 1980s.

JSFG Workshop
Oct 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Workshop scheduled after general meeting.

Open Networking
Oct 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

JSFG is a perfect place to practice your networking skills. Sample questions beyond “What do you do?” How did you hear about JSFG? What did you think about today’s event? Where else do you usually network? What are some of your biggest challenges? How can I help you?

Oct
24
Wed
NKY Accountability Group
Oct 24 @ 9:15 am – 11:15 am

Join other unemployed professionals looking for new jobs. Get support and ideas. Learn about ways you can use numerous free library resources to augment your job hunt. Contact Natalie Ruppert at natalie.ruppert@kentonlibrary.org or 859-962-4099 for more information

PF’s Gang/AMA Job Transition Shared Interest Group -Pat Frew
Oct 24 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

PF’s Gang/AMA Job Transition Shared Interest Group will be meeting on the fourth WEDNESDAY (not Tues as had been the case) monthly from January 27th forward. As usual we will not meet in December. The location remains the same, 8044 Montgomery Rd (Towers of Kenwood), Large Conference Room, main floor adjacent to Skip’s Deli.
-Pat Frew pfrew@cbcky.com

Oct
29
Mon
JSFG: Orientation for 1st Timers @ 1345 Grace Ave, Cincinnati OH
Oct 29 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

First-timers are encouraged and welcomed to learn about our organization and launch their job search efforts.

Job Search Focus Group (JSFG) mission of “Hope, Help and Healing.” We exist to serve individuals who are unemployed, underemployed and in career transition. Please join us, for as long as you need us we will be here for you.

JSFG: Warren Brown
Oct 29 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

Our weekly agenda includes:
8am Orientation

9am Member Meeting
– What’s Working, What’s Not -members share successes and learnings
– Welcome of Orientation Session
– Graduations
– Announcements
– Break
– Featured Speaker: Each week a different topic from a different expert

11:15am Open Networking

11:30amWe offer a variety of workshops to help members learn and achieve

Job Search Focus Group (JSFG) is dedicated to serving those who are unemployed, under employed, or in career transition. “Hope, Help & Healing” is our mission. For as long as you need us we are here for you. We are a strengths-based organization, focusing member’s on their natural talents and strengths.

JSFG is the longest-running job search support group in America, meeting weekly since 1992, with roots that reach back to the 1980s.

Financial Wellness Workshop | John Payton, Merrill Lynch
Oct 29 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Attend workshop after the JSFG meeting. Gain control and peace of mind with your finances while in job transition.
John Payton | Financial Advisor
Merrill Lynch | 513-985-5927 | John.Payton@ml.com | www.fa.ml.com/John.Payton

Events Calendar

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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JSFG: Orientation for 1st Timers 8:00 am
JSFG: Orientation for 1st Timers @ 1345 Grace Ave, Cincinnati OH
Oct 1 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
First-timers are encouraged and welcomed to learn about our organization and launch their job search efforts. Job Search Focus Group (JSFG) mission of “Hope, Help and Healing.” We exist to serve individuals who are unemployed,…
JSFG: Pick the Weeds and Prune the Flowers | Lynee Miller, Illuminating Insights 9:00 am
JSFG: Pick the Weeds and Prune the Flowers | Lynee Miller, Illuminating Insights
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Our weekly agenda includes: 8am Orientation 9am Member Meeting – What’s Working, What’s Not -members share successes and learnings – Welcome of Orientation Session – Graduations – Announcements – Break – Featured Speaker: Each week…
JSFG: SOAR with Strengths Workshop 11:30 am
JSFG: SOAR with Strengths Workshop
Oct 1 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
SOAR with Strengths free workshop… Research has shown that when we use our strengths we are more successful, productive and happy …and immediately helpful to your successful job search. You are invited to join my…
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NKY Accountability Group 9:15 am
NKY Accountability Group
Oct 3 @ 9:15 am – 11:15 am
Join other unemployed professionals looking for new jobs. Get support and ideas. Learn about ways you can use numerous free library resources to augment your job hunt. Contact Natalie Ruppert at natalie.ruppert@kentonlibrary.org or 859-962-4099 for…
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Green Light Group 1:00 pm
Green Light Group @ 1324 Madison Avenue Covington KY 41011
Oct 5 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Contact Keith Jones KeithD.Jones@ky.gov or Chelsea Back Chelsea.Back@ky.gov for more info
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JSFG: Orientation for 1st Timers 8:00 am
JSFG: Orientation for 1st Timers @ 1345 Grace Ave, Cincinnati OH
Oct 8 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
First-timers are encouraged and welcomed to learn about our organization and launch their job search efforts. Job Search Focus Group (JSFG) mission of “Hope, Help and Healing.” We exist to serve individuals who are unemployed,…
JSFG: Make Your Work Life Matter | Julie Bauke 9:00 am
JSFG: Make Your Work Life Matter | Julie Bauke
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Our weekly agenda includes: 8am Orientation 9am Member Meeting – What’s Working, What’s Not -members share successes and learnings – Welcome of Orientation Session – Graduations – Announcements – Break – Featured Speaker: Each week…
JSFG: TBD 9:00 am
JSFG: TBD
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Our weekly agenda includes: 8am Orientation 9am Member Meeting – What’s Working, What’s Not -members share successes and learnings – Welcome of Orientation Session – Graduations – Announcements – Break – Featured Speaker: Each week…
JSFG Workshop 11:30 am
JSFG Workshop
Oct 8 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Workshop scheduled after general meeting.
Resume Writing Workshop w/Brian Holbrook 11:30 am
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NKY Accountability Group 9:15 am
NKY Accountability Group
Oct 10 @ 9:15 am – 11:15 am
Join other unemployed professionals looking for new jobs. Get support and ideas. Learn about ways you can use numerous free library resources to augment your job hunt. Contact Natalie Ruppert at natalie.ruppert@kentonlibrary.org or 859-962-4099 for…
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JSFG: Orientation for 1st Timers 8:00 am
JSFG: Orientation for 1st Timers @ 1345 Grace Ave, Cincinnati OH
Oct 15 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
First-timers are encouraged and welcomed to learn about our organization and launch their job search efforts. Job Search Focus Group (JSFG) mission of “Hope, Help and Healing.” We exist to serve individuals who are unemployed,…
JSFG: How Staffing Firms Play into Career Transition | Walt Tracy, AtWork Personnel 9:00 am
JSFG: How Staffing Firms Play into Career Transition | Walt Tracy, AtWork Personnel
Oct 15 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Our weekly agenda includes: 8am Orientation 9am Member Meeting – What’s Working, What’s Not -members share successes and learnings – Welcome of Orientation Session – Graduations – Announcements – Break – Featured Speaker: Each week…
JSFG: TBD 9:00 am
JSFG: TBD
Oct 15 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Our weekly agenda includes: 8am Orientation 9am Member Meeting – What’s Working, What’s Not -members share successes and learnings – Welcome of Orientation Session – Graduations – Announcements – Break – Featured Speaker: Each week…
Career Alternatives Workshop w/Nan Stricker, GPS Franchise 11:30 am
Career Alternatives Workshop w/Nan Stricker, GPS Franchise
Oct 15 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Attend the Workshop after the JSFG meeting. Learn about options for taking control of your career through self-employment. Take the free Business Skills Assessment at https://www.zoracle.net/assessment/welcome/gpsfranchise to help determine if business ownership is a viable…
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NKY Accountability Group 9:15 am
NKY Accountability Group
Oct 17 @ 9:15 am – 11:15 am
Join other unemployed professionals looking for new jobs. Get support and ideas. Learn about ways you can use numerous free library resources to augment your job hunt. Contact Natalie Ruppert at natalie.ruppert@kentonlibrary.org or 859-962-4099 for…
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JSFG: Orientation for 1st Timers 8:00 am
JSFG: Orientation for 1st Timers @ 1345 Grace Ave, Cincinnati OH
Oct 22 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
First-timers are encouraged and welcomed to learn about our organization and launch their job search efforts. Job Search Focus Group (JSFG) mission of “Hope, Help and Healing.” We exist to serve individuals who are unemployed,…
JSFG: How to Deal with Adversity and Negativity while in Transition | Jodi Brandstetter 9:00 am
JSFG: How to Deal with Adversity and Negativity while in Transition | Jodi Brandstetter
Oct 22 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Our weekly agenda includes: 8am Orientation 9am Member Meeting – What’s Working, What’s Not -members share successes and learnings – Welcome of Orientation Session – Graduations – Announcements – Break – Featured Speaker: Each week…
JSFG: TBD 9:00 am
JSFG: TBD
Oct 22 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Our weekly agenda includes: 8am Orientation 9am Member Meeting – What’s Working, What’s Not -members share successes and learnings – Welcome of Orientation Session – Graduations – Announcements – Break – Featured Speaker: Each week…
JSFG Workshop 11:30 am
JSFG Workshop
Oct 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Workshop scheduled after general meeting.
Open Networking 11:30 am
Open Networking
Oct 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
JSFG is a perfect place to practice your networking skills. Sample questions beyond “What do you do?” How did you hear about JSFG? What did you think about today’s event? Where else do you usually…
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NKY Accountability Group 9:15 am
NKY Accountability Group
Oct 24 @ 9:15 am – 11:15 am
Join other unemployed professionals looking for new jobs. Get support and ideas. Learn about ways you can use numerous free library resources to augment your job hunt. Contact Natalie Ruppert at natalie.ruppert@kentonlibrary.org or 859-962-4099 for…
PF’s Gang/AMA Job Transition Shared Interest Group -Pat Frew 11:30 am
PF’s Gang/AMA Job Transition Shared Interest Group -Pat Frew
Oct 24 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
PF’s Gang/AMA Job Transition Shared Interest Group will be meeting on the fourth WEDNESDAY (not Tues as had been the case) monthly from January 27th forward. As usual we will not meet in December. The…
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JSFG: Orientation for 1st Timers 8:00 am
JSFG: Orientation for 1st Timers @ 1345 Grace Ave, Cincinnati OH
Oct 29 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
First-timers are encouraged and welcomed to learn about our organization and launch their job search efforts. Job Search Focus Group (JSFG) mission of “Hope, Help and Healing.” We exist to serve individuals who are unemployed,…
JSFG: Warren Brown 9:00 am
JSFG: Warren Brown
Oct 29 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Our weekly agenda includes: 8am Orientation 9am Member Meeting – What’s Working, What’s Not -members share successes and learnings – Welcome of Orientation Session – Graduations – Announcements – Break – Featured Speaker: Each week…
Financial Wellness Workshop | John Payton, Merrill Lynch 11:30 am
Financial Wellness Workshop | John Payton, Merrill Lynch
Oct 29 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Attend workshop after the JSFG meeting. Gain control and peace of mind with your finances while in job transition. John Payton | Financial Advisor Merrill Lynch | 513-985-5927 | John.Payton@ml.com | www.fa.ml.com/John.Payton
JSFG Workshop 11:30 am
JSFG Workshop
Oct 29 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Workshop scheduled after general meeting.
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NKY Accountability Group 9:15 am
NKY Accountability Group
Oct 31 @ 9:15 am – 11:15 am
Join other unemployed professionals looking for new jobs. Get support and ideas. Learn about ways you can use numerous free library resources to augment your job hunt. Contact Natalie Ruppert at natalie.ruppert@kentonlibrary.org or 859-962-4099 for…

Recurring Events

Ohio

HR Roundtable

Open to all | No cost to attend. The meeting has an HR/Business topic and networking opportunities.

Steve Browne | Human Resources, LaRosa's | sbrowne@larosas.com

When and where: Monthly on 1st Tuesday | 8am Scarlet Oaks | 3266 E Kemper Road Sharonville, OH 45241

PF's Gang

Open to Sales, Marketing, PR, and Communications Job Seekers. Industry-specific networking.

Pat Frew | Covington Business Council | pat.melanie.frew@juno.com

When and where: Monthly on 4th Wednesday | 11:30am Skip's Deli in Towers of Kenwood | 8044 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, OH 45236

Kentucky

Northern Kentucky Accountability Group 

Open to all: Augment your job hunt with KCPL resources & support.

Natalie Ruppert | Moderator/KCPL Manager/Librarian 859-962-4099 | natalie.ruppert@kentonlibrary.org

When and Where: Most Wednesdays | 9:15-11:15am Kenton County Public Library | 401 Kenton Lands Road Erlanger, KY 41018

Green Light Group

Open to all Connecting job seekers to career opportunities and helping businesses meet their workforce needs.

Jill Brown | Workforce Development | Jill.Brown@ky.gov | www.nkcareercenter.org

When and Where: Now on Tuesday’s 9-11 at NKY Career Center | 1324 Madison, Covington KY