Career Fair Candidate Information

Career Fair

Date: Wednesday, March 19
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Minneapolis Convention Center
Cost: Free
Open to the public - no affiliation with the University of St. Thomas required

Receive individual coaching from leading résumé, career management and human resource experts at the free Career Services Center on March 18 & 19. 

Who should attend:

  • Professionals
  • Individuals who hold or are pursuing a college degree
  • College students
  • Veterans

Career Fair details:

  • 50+ major Upper-Midwest employers
  • Open to the public and no charge to attend!
  • Register to have your résumé viewed by participating companies in advance!
  • Dress is business attire, a must 
  • Review job listings of participating companies

 Employment opportunities:

View the list of career fair exhibitors for 2014.

Companies are looking in the areas of:
Health Care
Human Resources
Information Management
Information Technology
...and more

Tools to Help You Prepare for the Career Fair

Building a Perfect Resume: A Webinar with Cheryl Palmer, M.Ed., CECC, CPRW , president of Call to Career

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How do you condense years of experience into a résumé that speaks volumes? How do you self-advertise your skills and achievements to match the job you seek? How do you get your résumé noticed amongst hundreds of other equally talented job seekers?
With Cheryl Palmer’s guidance you will learn key words that are essential in building the perfect resume in a format that makes it easy for employers to seek you out.

 About Cheryl Palmer
Cheryl is a certified executive career coach and a certified professional resume writer and is President of Call to Career, a career coaching and resume writing firm.  She has been featured on CBS MoneyWatch, ABC News, the Wall Street Journal, CNN, MarketWatch, The Ladders, ExecuNet, and CareerBuilder. Cheryl was also interviewed on Fox Business News and was a guest on a radio show entitled How to Find a Job Fast hosted by Chris Russell of Secrets of the Job Hunt where she discussed tips for finding employment more quickly in this economic downturn. 
Cheryl has a Master of Education degree in Counseling from the University of Maryland and a Bachelor of Arts in Government and Politics from the same institution.




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