$$$Jim Cramer on Tim Geithner:
"I think he's just way over his head, okay? Way over his head. If he's gonna be the treasury secretary, we're in a big, big jam." [Esquire]
$$$ "Hedge-Funders Are Bullish on Gold, Guns, and Inflatable Lifeboats" [NYM]
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS) Westchester/Hudson Valley Chapter is hosting a "Pink Slip Party" for professional and financial services on Tuesday, January 13, 2009 from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. at Vintage Bar & Restaurant, 171 Main Street, White Plains, NY. Benefiting the chapter's Team In Training (TNT) program, the evening will provide a unique opportunity for job seekers to get "Career Fit" professionally by networking with tri-state area recruiters and their peers, as well as physically by learning about the TNT endurance sports training program.
Attendees can also celebrate the beginning of a new year with featured drink specials and festive bar fare. The event is being sponsored by the John Devine Allstate Agency (Bronxville, NY). A $10 donation to LLS will be collected at the door.
Recruiters from throughout the New York Metropolitan area will be attending, along with Diane Spizzirro, Executive Career Development Counselor/Coach from Success Image Career Counseling in Larchmont. Diane is a member of The International Association of Career Management Professionals and the Westchester Career Counselors Association. As a trainer of the Success Image Training Courses and the Dale Carnegie Effective Speaking and Sales Courses, Diane has coached individual clients in improving their interview and presentation skills for over ten years.
[Leukemia & Lymphoma Society]