Events

Catherine-JohnsOur meetings are held every other week at two different locations during the same week from 6:15-8:30pm at the Glenview Public Library (1930 Glenview Rd)and in Oak Brook at McDonald’s Hamburger University (2715 Jorie Blvd).  There are typically 60-120 attendees at each meeting. We start with 15 minutes of open networking. from 6:30-6:45 are meeting announcements followed by a one-hour guest speaker presentation. The last 45 minutes of the meeting are devoted to a round of small group networking where every members gets a chance to share their backgrounds, describe the kind of positions they’re looking for and circulate their list of target companies (these lists can often lead to warm introductions). Each meeting enables attendees to share job search ideas and obtain introductions to individuals currently working in companies they are targeting. Please bring 20 copies of your handbill or resume to these events. 

There are no upfront membership fees to join NSENG– just pay $20 at the door for each meeting that you attend.

Upcoming events include:

  • Tue Nov 13, 6:15-8:30pm at McDonald’s Hamburger Univ in Oak Brook (rm 136)MARTY GILBERT (NSENG founder & job search coach) conducts a Job Search Q&A Session that will address any questions on job search strategy, LinkedIn, interviewing, networking, resumes and more, plus a round of networking.
  • Thur Nov 15, 6:15-8:30pm at the Glenview Library— 2 presenters (no small group networking session)
    • NANCY DEPCIK (TEDx speaker & coach) presents on “How to network more effectively to your next job”.
    • MARTY GILBERT (NSENG Founder & coach) leads a “Q&A session to answer any questions you have relative to your job search”.
  • Mon Nov 26, 6:15-8:30pm at the Glenview LibraryWAYNE BREITBARTH (LinkedIn author/expert) conducts a 1hr & 45 min workshop on “How to develop your weekly LinkedIn game plan to your next job” (the entire meeting will be devoted to this presentation).
  • Tue Nov 27, 6:15-8:30pm at McDonald’s Hamburger Univ in Oak Brook (rm 136)NO MEETING
  • Mon Dec 10, 6:15-8:30pm at the Glenview LibraryBARRY SALTZMAN (executive coach) presents on “How to develop an effective plan for your job search” plus a round of networking.
  • Tue Dec 11, 6:15-8:30pm at McDonald’s Hamburger Univ in Oak Brook (rm 136)JOHN PHILBIN (executive coach) presents on “How to excel during your job interview” plus a round of networking.