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Technology Expo Event at Lime Rock Park

You are cordially invited to
Technology Expo Event at Lime Rock Park

Tuesday, August 8th, 9AM-4PM
Lime Rock Park
60 White Hollow Road, Lakeville, CT 06039

Join Connecticut Business Systems for an exciting show featuring live software and hardware demonstrations, a catered lunch, multiple prizes and much more!
RSVP: Jordan Johnson, Account Manager
T: 203-295-1332

Goodwill’s Get Hired Hartford Career Expo
The state’s largest hiring event coming to Hartford in October

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (June 29, 2017) – Goodwill of Western & Northern Connecticut is once again hosting one of the state’s largest recruiting events. Presented by NBC Connecticut and HOT 93.7 Radio, the second annual Get Hired Hartford Career Expo will take place on Thursday, October 5 from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford. Today, Goodwill is encouraging all employers from all sectors of the state’s economy to participate and become partners in putting people back to work in Connecticut.

Get Hired Hartford will not only connect job seekers with employers but will also provide free resources designed to help support their job search, including professional portraits and onsite resume review services.

“Goodwill’s mission is to provide individuals with the means to achieve independence and provide them the opportunity for meaningful employment,” said Vickie Volpano, President and CEO, Goodwill of Western & Northern Connecticut. “This event furthers our mission by connecting employers with qualified job seekers.”

For more information, along with a list of participating employers, please visit or call 203-581-5040.

About Goodwill of Western and Northern Connecticut:
Goodwill of Western and Northern Connecticut is a non-profit organization that serves people with disabilities, economic disadvantages and other challenges to employment. Goodwill helps people achieve independence and self-sufficiency through job training and other support services.

Red Barn Consulting announces launch of their Small Business Unit

New Hartford, CT (July 1, 2017) —Cindy Donaldson, President & CEO of Red Barn Consulting LLC, a marketing, operations, and sales consulting firm in New Hartford CT is proud to announce the launch of a new division at Red Barn Consulting, the Small Business Unit or SBU which will be headed up by Brand Ambassador, Amy Jock.

“Small businesses have unique challenges and needs, SBU was designed to help companies who are struggling to get to the next level of growth and are searching for affordable and easily implemented strategies to achieve their business goals,” says Donaldson. “As a small business owner, I’ve been in their shoes and understand their struggles. I’m excited to work with Amy and to share what I’ve learned and to help others grow.”

SBU will be launching a series of workshops and webinars led by Donaldson and Jock, in the fall of 2017 beginning with operations and business planning and strategies, followed by strategic sales planning and marketing including how to market your business on a budget. “Small businesses are the backbone of our communities, and we feel very passionate about paying it forward and sharing our knowledge,” says Jock.

For more information about Red Barn Consulting’s Small Business Unit or to schedule a free consultation please contact Amy Jock at or 860-503-8094.

Red Barn Consulting is a full service strategic business consulting firm offering operations, marketing and sales consulting with niche markets in insurance, financial services and health care. To learn more about Red Barn please visit

YMCA Camp Mohawk in Litchfield is excited to be offering new options this year for retreats and team building programs. Whether you are looking to have a large family picnic for your company to relax and celebrate a job well done or are looking for new and exciting ways to strengthen your organization’s teamwork and leadership skills and increase workplace productivity, Camp Mohawk can accommodate any of your needs, including meals and lodging if desired.

Please see the attached brochure and visit us online at for more info and don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions at (860) 672-6655 or