Rasmussen College hosts career workshops to prepare for upcoming career fair
From press release
Rasmussen College in Rockford, will host a series of career workshops through January and February to prepare people for the job search process and help further their careers. Community members are invited to participate in the workshops and mock interviews, hosted by influential members of the business community in preparation for the Rasmussen College Career and Networking Fair scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 18.
The workshops take place on the Rasmussen College Campus at 6000 E. State St., Rockford, on the fourth floor.
Friday, Jan. 29: How to Search and Network
9-9:45 a.m.—Networking, Career Fair Know-How and Elevator Speeches
10-10:45 a.m.—Social Media—featuring Mary Grimborg, KMK Media Group
11-11:45 a.m.—Company Research and Applying Online
12-12:45 p.m.—Tools and Tips—Interview Do’s and Don’t’s and Timelines and Time Management for your Job Search
9-9:45 a.m. and 10-10:45 a.m.—Veteran’s Workshop—featuring Gary Ramey, Veterans Representative at the Workforce Connection
Friday, Feb. 12: What to Expect
in an Interview and Mock Interviews
9-9:45 a.m.—Professional Dress & Appearance—featuring Bill Mercurio, the Men’s Wearhouse
10-10:45 a.m.—Phone Interviews—featuring Sara Berg, Kelly Services
11-11:45 a.m.—Behavioral Interview Questions and Illegal Questions—featuring Lee Thoms, Recruiter at Aerotek Commercial Staffing
12-12:45 a.m.—Workplace Diversity—featuring Dr. Christina Kramer, CEO of HR Capital Management Consultants
Monday, Feb. 15 and Wednesday,
Feb. 17: Mock Interviews
For more information about Rasmussen College in Rockford, call (815) 316-4800 or visit www.Rasmussen.edu.
From the Jan. 27-Feb. 2, 2010 issue
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