Job Fair 2017
March 30 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Meet with over 35 employers.
Wednesday, March 29, 5 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 30, 9 a.m. - noon
HCC Student/Conference Center, H 201
Job Fair Preparation Retreat, Saturday, March 25, 9 a.m.- noon, R 130
This 3-hour retreat will feature job fair tips and strategies re: personal presentation skills, building effective resumes and cover letters, and conclude with a resume and cover letter open lab, where Career Service staff will assist you with finalizing your resume and cover letter for the Job Fair. Register at www.collegecentral.com/highland (Must create an account and log in to RSVP.)
Effective Strategies for the Job Seeker Wednesday, March 29, 6 p.m.-6:50 p.m.
Thursday, March 30, 10 a.m. -10:50 p.m.
Thursday, March 30, 11 a.m. - 11:50 p.m., H 210
Learn from community employers about best practices for landing a job in 2017. These panelists will answer your questions and offer expert advice, with a focus on effective resumes and cover letters, personal presentation skills, interviewing and job hunting.
Post Job Fair Retreat: What Now?
Saturday, April 1, 9 a.m.- noon, R 130
This 3-hour retreat will take place the week after the job fair and will focus on how to follow up on your leads received at the main event. Topics covered will include: how to complete online applications, social media no no's, and soft skill and interviewing technique development. Register here. (Must create an account and log in- to RSVP.)
All buildings are ADA accessible. Accommodations available if requested by March 13th by calling 815.599.3536
Go to www.collegecentral.com/highland for more information regarding all events!
For more information and vendor registration, go to highland.edu, or call 815.599.3597