Career Days 2014  ~  April 21 - 24

Four days of workshops, skills sessions and events designed to assist students and job seekers with career and transfer preparation. All events are free to students and members of the community.  No registration is required!
 

10th ANNUAL CAREER CLOTHING CLOSET
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Friday, April 18, 2014  (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.) 
   -  Free professional clothing distribution for Clark College students

 

CAREER DAYS WORKSHOPS

Monday, April 21

Employer Panel: Adidas, Boeing and Madden Industrial Craftsmen, Inc.   

10:00 – 11:30 a.m.         GHL 213   

Learn about hiring practices from Human Resources professionals.

 

Resume Building 101 

11:45 – 12:45 p.m.         GHL 213          

Learn the basic components of a resume, formatting strategies and the importance of making it job specific.

 

Choosing a Career

1:00 – 2:30 p.m.             GHL 213          

Participants will take a career assessment that will generate many possible good-fit occupations.

 

Job Searching with Social Media

2:45 – 3:45 p.m.            GHL 213          

What your parents can’t teach you about finding a job!

 

Making the Most of a Job Fair 

4:00 – 5:00 p.m.            GHL 213          

Gain confidence and learn how to connect with employers.

 

Tuesday, April 22

Drop-in Resume & LinkedIn Clinic

9:00 – 11:30 a.m.          Career Center  

Bring your resume for a personalized critique; or develop a new resume. Work on your LinkedIn profile.

 

Opportunity. Preparation. Success.

11:45 – 12:45 p.m.        GHL 213         

Take control of your career search! Tips and strategies from a successful Clark graduate.

 

Competing for Jobs!

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.           GHL 213         

20 million people competing for 3.3 million U.S. jobs. Learn how to WIN in the new job search game!

 

LinkedIn & the Online Job Search

2:15 – 3:15 p.m.           GHL 213       

Land a job using social media: a recruiter’s perspective.

 

Winning Interviews = $$ 

3:30 – 5:00 p.m.          GHL 213       

Sharpen your interviewing skills in this interactive workshop; learn tips that will impress employers and recruiters.

 

Wednesday, April 23

CAREER DAYS - JOB FAIR

11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  Gaiser Student Center    

Connect personally with over 40 local employers. Recruiters from a variety of industries will be on hand with job openings, career information and tips on applying with their companies. Dress in your interview best!

   -  Participating Employers: Check out our Career Days 2014 Pinterest page to see registered employers!
   -  Employer Profile Search
   -  Job Fair Tips: Find out how to maximize your experience at the job fair. 

 

LinkedIn Photo Booth

11:00 – 1:00 p.m.      Gaiser Student Center Stage

 

Thursday, April 24

CAREER TRANSFER FAIR 

10:00 – 1:00 p.m.        Gaiser Student Center

If a bachelor’s degree is in your future, drop by the Spring Transfer Fair and visit with representatives from Northwest colleges and universities. Get all your questions about admissions, financial aid, and academic programs answered!

 

Attend and Win!

Attend 3+ Career Days events for your chance to win great prizes!

Pick up your Penguin Passport at Career Services in Gaiser Hall, or at a Career Days 2014 workshop.

Penguin Passport

 

 

Career Days 2014

 

Participating 2014 Career Days Employers

 

Watch this short video from Careers Days 2013!

Volunteer your help at these events!

 

Thank You Sponsors!

 

Colonial Life
Fluent
Washington State Patrol
LaborReady
Personnel Source
Sharis

 

For more event information contact:
Sarah Weinberger
Clark College Career Services
sweinberger@clark.edu ~ (360) 992-2964

 

Workshop Descriptions   |   Participating Employers

Participating College and Universities

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