Local pros share their tech experience at career seminar

| 30 Sep 2011 | 09:44

Newton — A panel of women who are experts in the fields of graphic arts, Web site design and information technology recently shared their insights and experiences with teens and adults at Project Self-Sufficiency’s Becoming You: Technology Careers seminar. Business analyst Kathleen Reilly was joined by Web site designer Suzanne Jeska, search engine optimization expert Jeanne-Marie Kardell, and graphic artist Sarah Stanley for a lively discussion which included audio visual displays and examples of the equipment used during a typical workday. The Becoming You: Career Explorations series consists of monthly forums highlighting career opportunities in a variety of disciplines. Successful professionals from the area have been invited to speak about their education and the tasks that make up their typical day, as well as offer answers to questions posed by the audience. Subjects scheduled for the fall include careers in education, health care, non-traditional careers and culinary professions. The Becoming You events are free and open to the public, but registration is required. For more information or to register call 973-940-3500.