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Non-Profit Spotlight: The Center

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Where everyone is celebrated for who they are. The Center is the heart and home of NYC's LGBT community, providing programs for health, wellness and community connection for over 30 years. The center’s mission has always been to empower LGBT people and build a strong community. One of the key ways in which they showcase their capacity for this is through the Annual Career Fair. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet with dozens of major employers that value LGBT diversity in the workplace! Explore possibilities for your future while experiencing panels, workshops and networking opportunities. The 2017 LGBT Career Fair Thursday, September 28, 2017  hosted by Presenting Sponsor Citi   Citi Executive Center, 153 E. 53rd Street, 14th Floor Whether you’re looking for a job, support with transitioning in the workplace or information on job training options, The Center can help you achieve your professional goals. The career development programs ar

2017: Fall Upcoming Events

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Featuring local, state and national events  for NGLCC, nglccNY,  our Membership and Community Partners.  See you at our next event! Read More Read More Read More Read More Read More Read More Read More Read More Read More Read More Read More Posted by  Sean Franklin, Senior Associate, Media Communications Committee,   nglccNY Experience Producer,  Socio What's your story?  Please contact me at  sean@nglccNY.org . Socio is a  creative, communications and customer experience agency shaping how companies do business. A certified LGBT Business Enterprise.  

Supplier Spotlight: Hootology

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Using biometrics, eye-tracking, EEGs, artificial intelligence, creative concepts like creating a mock-reality TV experience, or simply presenting information in an actionable, easily understandable format, this is how Hootology not only differentiates itself but is also how they think differently about the process of collecting information for their clients.   Hootology , an innovative research firm, was founded on the premise that by marrying sound research principles with modern day sensibilities and technology, they can help businesses make smarter strategic decisions. In 2016 Hootology was founded by Stefanie Francis, Founder & Lead Innovator, and her two business partners Shaelyn McCole and Jose Delgado.   Stefanie Francis Founder & Lead Innovator, Hootology “I fell in love with the concept of quantifying information in business school.  I had a hefty art and humanities background and it felt like the “science” part of the statement, “It

Women Spotlight: Dr. Sharon Melnick, Phd.

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Dr. Sharon Melnick, PhD CEO, Horizon Point, Inc. Sharon Melnick, PhD and CEO of her firm Horizon Point, Inc. understands the day to day pressures professionals and business owners face. A graduate of Harvard, at which she spent more than 10 years researching her methods on resilience, leadership and success. Today Dr. Melnick, a highly sought-after speaker, whose presentations are filled with solutions for identifying, addressing the never-ending question of succeeding under stress, rising above self- criticism and the unconscious biases of those around us. As well as how to become resilient as we face challenging situations or environments. Her practical and easily implemented actions empower anyone feeling stressed to take on their challenges in a positive way and step into leadership. Early this summer I had the pleasure of meeting Dr. Melnick and attending her session called “From Chasing Clients to Getting Chased”. Her smooth and easy to follow presentation of the professi