Brandman University Visalia to Host Huge Career Fair January 30

Meet directly with area employers who are hiring and take advantage of workshops to help in your job search. No cost and open to the public.

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“With unemployment remaining a major issue in the Visalia area, we want to provide meaningful resources for the community - that is a large part of our mission as a non-profit university," Alex Elliott, Community Relations Manager at Brandman University.

Visalia, CA (PRWEB) January 23, 2013

Brandman University has teamed up with numerous organizations for a career event that job seekers will not want to miss. The event is being held at the Visalia campus on Wednesday, January 30, from 9AM – 5PM (649 South County Center Drive). The no-cost event is open to the public.

“This event brings together a wealth of resources for job seekers, as well as area companies that have open positions they need to fill,” said event organizer Alexandria Elliott, Community Relations Manager for Brandman University. “With unemployment remaining a major issue in the Visalia area, we want to provide meaningful resources for the community - that is a large part of our mission as a non-profit university.”

In addition to resources for the public there will be special assistance for unemployed Veterans. Companies that will be on-hand with current openings include Lowe’s, Times Delta Media Group, Alar Staffing, State Farm Insurance, Home Depot, and more. Hamilton recommends professional dress for job seekers who will attend because these companies will conduct on-the-spot interviews.

The schedule of workshops is:

Crank Out That Perfect Resume!
9:00 am - 10:00 am
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Using Microsoft Excel Efficiently
9:00 am - 11:00 am
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Microsoft Word Is Your Friend
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Nail That Interview!
10:00 am - 11:00 am
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Power Up For Personal Excellence
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Workshop speakers include a keynote by Angel Soria from the Times Delta Media Group, Andrew Rivera from Employment Connection, Bob Babcock from the Brandman faculty and Dr. Glenn Worthington, Dean of the School of Business at Brandman University.

About Brandman University
Brandman University is a private, non-profit institution accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). Established in 1958 and a part of the Chapman University System, Brandman blends a legacy of academic excellence with progressive, innovative curriculum and strong support services designed for working professionals. The university serves more than 12,000 students annually in 52 undergraduate, graduate, credential, and certificate programs in arts and sciences, business, education and health, both offered online and through 26 campuses in California and Washington. For more information, visit http://www.brandman.edu.


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