Los Angeles Career Expo – April 17, 2012
Included in this free four-hour event
*Power Seminars: Top tips and tricks on acing a challenging job search
*Perfect Pitch: Nail your quick intro to wow everyone you meet
*Resume Reviews: Instant feedback on this all-important document
*The Interview: Experts will evaluate job seeker’s interview skills
*Engaging Employers: Access to the people who’ll get you in the door
*Exceptional Connections: Phenomenal talent to trade ideas and leads
In just 20 minutes, we will tackle a range of job search advice to help reenergize yourself – and land the position you want. Get insider tips on how to ace the upcoming Women For Hire expo.
Power Seminars in LA:
Setting Goals for Career Success
Keeping your eye on the prize is key in any job search. Knowing exactly what you want – and where you want to do it — helps keep you focused. Join Vivian for valuable tips and tactics on how to keep your goals top of mind.
Is the Resume Dead? No, It has Just Moved Online
No matter how hi-tech the job search process has become, anyone hiring you will ask to see your resume at some point. But social media sites like LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter are also new career frontiers. Learn how the old and new co-exist from Vivian, a longtime resume writer and online identity strategist.
Seven Positive Communication Tools: Secrets to Attracting Job Opportunities
Change your language, change your life. Karin’s positive communication tips will help you get your way in your career, job search and life. Karin has worked as a career coach and lifestyle expert for more than 17 years. Recognized as an expert in her field for her ability to laser in on a person’s unique qualities, she has helped thousands of women create lucrative careers and businesses they love.
Benefit from Perfect Pitch/The Interview
The Interview Expert:
Christine Moore is founder of Camden Heights Career Services, a career management consulting firm. She had more than eight years of brand marketing experience with companies like E&J Gallo Winery and Dow Jones and leverages her brand building background to help clients successfully position and promote themselves during their job search. Christine is a certified professional resume writer who coaches students and alumni of Pepperdine University’s Graziadio Business School.
Janet Lavender is founder of Well-Suited for the Job, which features its signature Well-Suited Women’s Network Program which helps women in their careers through mentoring and career coaching programs.
Take Part in our Mentor Match Program, proudly sponsored by Best Buy Mobile
All career expo attendees are invited to benefit from a complimentary, one-on-one “speed mentoring” session with accomplished professionals from a range of leading employers. This is your chance to ask questions about balancing work and family, figuring out how to switch careers, and finding the Aha! moment in your job search and career advancement. Ask anything you want during your mini-mentor session! It’s another FREE benefit of attending the Los Angeles Career Expo. (No pre-registration necessary.)
Bed Bath & Beyond
California Clinical Trials
The Home Depot
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
MetLife Of Southern California
University of California, Riverside
U.S. Customs & Border Protection
Zenith Insurance Company
Keep checking back as we add to the list of participating exhibitors!
Want to volunteer at our expos?
One of the many reasons women like joining us at Women For Hire expos is that our staff members are friendly, helpful and always willing to lend an ear. If you’re interested in seeing what a career expo looks like from the inside, we hope you’ll consider volunteering with us for the day. We pay a small stipend to cover your expenses, so it’s a chance to make a little pocket money and experience what we do. Email your resume and cover letter to [email protected] to be considered for the expo in your area.
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