FREEPORT (WIFR) — The 2014 Highland Community College Job Fair will be held on Wednesday, April 2 and Thursday, April 3. Current students, graduates and area residents seeking employment are all invited to attend. This free event is an excellent networking opportunity for job seekers, featuring more than 35 businesses in northern Illinois.
The 2014 Job Fair will be held in the Newell Room, located on the second floor of the Student/Conference Center in room H-201.
Wednesday, April 2, 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 3, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Employment forums will feature community guest speakers who will provide tips and strategies for a successful job search. These panelists will answer your questions and offer expert advice. These discussions will focus on effective resumes and cover letters, personal presentation skills, interviewing and job hunting.
“Best Practices for Your Job Search”
6:00 p.m. to 6:50 p.m., Wednesday, April 2, H-210
9:30 a.m. to 10:20 a.m., Thursday, April 3, H-210
10:30 a.m. to 11:20 p.m., Thursday, April 3, H-210
11:30 a.m. to 12:20 p.m.., Thursday, April 3, H-210
If you need assistance developing a resume, please call the HCC Career Center at 815.599.3536 by Friday, March 21 to schedule an appointment.
To request special accommodations for individuals with disabilities, call 815.599.3678 by Monday, March 24.
Local businesses are welcome to showcase their employment opportunities at the 2014 Job Fair by registering with HCC Career Services at 815.599.3536 by Monday, March 24. For more information regarding the 2014 Job Fair, please call 815.599.3536, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Registration forms and more details are available at highland.edu