One Nation National Urban League Conference 2015

Presented By

Sunshine Health
Nationwide
Toyota

2015 Career & Networking Fair

July 30 – August 1
Broward County Convention Center – Hall A


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COME PREPARED. LEAVE EMPOWERED!


UPLOAD YOUR RESUME TODAY
 

NOT YOUR AVERAGE CAREER FAIR! Get ready for your next opportunity with workshops, networking, activities, and the ability to connect with Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, and nonprofit institutions at the FREE Career & Networking Fair! Whether you’re looking for a new job or looking to gain new strategies to take your career to the next level, join us for dynamic tips, resources and prizes! CLICK HERE to upload your resume today!
 

WHO'S HIRING?
 

Adecco Group
Altria
Bank of America
Broward College, LINCS Grant
Broward Sheriff's Office
Calumet Specialty Products
Career Source Broward
CareerXChange
CBS/WFOR CH 4
Centene Corporation
Chevron
Comcast
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Diversity Comm, Inc.
Edward Jones
Enterprise Holdings
Equal Opportunity Publications
Facebook
Fannie Mae
FDIC
Fort Lauderdale Police Department
Leadership for Educational Equity
Manpower Group
March of Dimes
Mission United/United Way
MGM Resorts International
NAAAHR
Nationwide
NCCI Holdings
NextEra Energy
Regions Bank
SEC – Securities Exchange Commission
Southern Company
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
SunTrust Bank
TD Bank
TJX Companies
Toyota Motor Sales
U.S. Department of State
U.S. Navy
United Water
Walgreens
Wells Fargo

ACTIVITIES


Take advantage of FREE professional headshots, resume/LinkedIn critiques, mock interviews, and career coaching.
 

WORKSHOPS


The Brand U Studio also features professional development sessions to learn effective tips and best practices when on the job, changing careers, interviewing, or looking for that next career opportunity. 

Date Time Session

 

THU, July 30 11:00 - 11:45 AM

Straight from the Recruiter – Maximizing LinkedIn
Sponsored by Edward Jones

Recruiters will be giving you an inside view on what it takes to get successfully get through the application process. And you have a LinkedIn profile but you’re not sure how to leverage it, right? Come to the Career Fair floor for the tips and tricks to maximize LinkedIn so recruiters will find YOU!

Location: Brand U Studio, Exhibit Hall A
 

THU, July 30 12:00 - 12:45 PM

We Want YOU! – Hiring Our Heroes
Presented by Mission United / United Way of Broward County

Attention all veterans! This workshop is tailored just for you. Trade in your combat boots for a corporate suit! Join us for a panel discussion that shares strategies to help veterans translate their military experience into civilian opportunities.

Location: Brand U Studio, Exhibit Hall A
 

THU, July 30 1:00 - 1:45 PM Am I My Sisters’ Keeper?

“I am my sisters’ keeper” is a common phrase used to describe relationships with women in your life, who stand behind you and support you through the good and the bad. But what happens when politics, silos, and competition get in the way? Are you “your sisters’ keeper” or is a support system a better strategy for success?

Location: Brand U Studio, Exhibit Hall A


 
THU, July 30 2:00 - 2:45 PM Everything You Need to Know for a Successful Interview
Sponsored by The TJX Companies, Inc.

Your resume has earned you an interview with the company of your dreams! Are you ready?  Our experts will teach you everything you need to know to ace the interview and land the perfect job. This educational and engaging workshop will provide you with real examples of what you can do to  prepare and present yourself for prospective employers.

Location: Brand U Studio, Exhibit Hall A

 
THU, July 30 3:00 - 3:45 PM Straight from the Recruiter
Sponsored by Altria

Get your questions ready for a panel of corporate recruiters who will pull back the curtain and give you the straight scoop on how to ace an interview.

Location: Brand U Studio, Exhibit Hall A

 
FRI, July 31 11:00 - 11:45 AM Where the Jobs Are in South Florida
Sponsored by Adecco Group, North America

The recession is over and companies are looking for talent. Get expert advice from a global staffing firm, Adecco Group, on where to look for your next gig.

Location: Brand U Studio, Exhibit Hall A

 
FRI, July 31 12:00 - 12:45 PM Everything You Wanted to Know About Coaching, But Were Afraid to Ask
You want to get better results at work, but you need an outside sounding board. Why not work with a coach? Our panel will give you insights and strategies for corporate success.

Location: Brand U Studio, Exhibit Hall A




 
FRI, July 31 1:00 - 1:45 PM Coaching Corner
Enjoyed the coaching panel? Have a few more questions? Connect with our panelists in the Coaching Corner located in the Networking Lounge adjacent to the Career and Networking Fair.

Location: Networking Lounge, Exhibit Hall A

 
FRI, July 31 1:00 - 1:45 PM It’s A Maze! Career Management Readiness
Sponsored by SunTrust Bank

Today’s job search and career management requires more proactive preparedness than any other time in U.S. history.  With the use of social media, national & international battle for “top” talent and the ever changing business conditions, come hear a few ideas and strategies for moving through the maze of managing your career.

Location: Brand U Studio, Exhibit Hall A

 
FRI, July 31 2:00 - 2:45 PM Do What You Love. Love Why You Do It.
Sponsored by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Hear from marketing professionals and ALSAC recruiters from the mission-driven St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. We will show you how to identify your personal strengths and interests to find a career you love and how to find a company that has a mission and vision you support.

Location:  Brand U Studio, Exhibit Hall A

 
FRI, July 31 3:00 - 4:30 PM

*Executive Session: Breaking Through the Tech Ceiling
Sponsored by Fannie Mae

*Invitation only.
There are jobs and roles that are waiting to be filled in tech companies.  Whether you have a tech background or are looking to work in a business or operations function, there may be an opportunity for you.  Join executives from top companies for an insiders' view of what it takes to be successful and how to break through the "tech ceiling"!
 

FRI, July 31 5:00 - 5:45 PM *Young Professionals Speed Networking: What’s Your Tech-nality?
Sponsored by Chevron

*Invitation only.

Technology is an integral part of our careers, hobbies and personalities. What’s does your “Tech-nality” say about you? Are you always pushing the envelope to have the latest and greatest new innovations, or are you social connector broadcasting your perspective to the world? Meet with recruiters and fellow young professionals to see how technology connects you.




 
SAT, August 1 12:00 - 12:45 PM I Am Not My Hair

You may not be your hair, your piercing, or your tattoo, but is that how potential employers see you? Should any of this matter? Our panel of experts will take on this topic and provide strategies, advice and counsel.

Location: Brand U Studio, Exhibit Hall A
 

MEET-UPS

Meet-up and engage with recruiters and fellow professionals from the local region and across the country on the Career Fair floor in the Networking Lounge.

Date

Time

Session

SAT, August 1 11:00 - 11:45 AM *Morning Mixer
Sponsored by Walgreens

*Invitation only.

To keep your career on track, you always have to be in the mix.  Take advantage of this Saturday morning opportunity to network with recruiters, featured speakers and professionals from industries around the nation.  Join us for light refreshments and a signature drink. 

 

SAT, August 1

1:00 - 1:45 PM

HBCU/Divine Nine Meet-Up
Sponsored by Southern Company

Relax, refresh and network with recruiters as you “stroll” to the Career & Networking Lounge and connect with members of the 9 oldest black greek letter organizations, and alumni from HBCUs. 

Location:  Networking Lounge, Exhibit Hall A

     


Check out photos from the 2014 Career & Networking Fair.


 

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