Career Innovation 2012 - Washington DC
Thursday, May 10, 2012 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM (EDT)
You're Invited to Innovate Your Career!
Engage in valuable workshops and connect with local hiring companies in Washington DC.
University of Phoenix and CareerBuilder are here to help you stay competitive in today's job market by providing a complimentary event full of career readiness workshops, networking opportunities, one-on-one resume support and your own Personalized Career Guide.
There are 35+ employers that are hiring for positions in sales, business development, IT, finance, management, healthcare and more. Here is just a few of the employers that you will meet:
The Hertz Corp
Avis Budget Group
Guardian Protection Services
National Industries for the Blind
Carolyn Boone Lewis Health Care Center
American Geophysical Union
Philadelphia Sports Clubs
Power Home Remodeling Group
Learning Tree International
After meeting with hiring managers in a wide range of industries, take advantage of these workshops:
Discover your career Get in-depth details on the 2012 employment outlook in Washington DC, See what industries are hiring, how to catch the eye of hiring managers and the jobs of the future. Take part in our brand new “Personalized Career Guide.” This assessment tool is designed to create custom reports just for you. This ground-breaking report will match your skills to growth jobs and industries, outline the skills required to be successful in a particular industry, and detail in-depth information on salary, education requirements and relevant real time information to help you understand your current career outlook.
Develop your professional brand How you present yourself and your skill set is just as important as having an impressive resume. Find out how to create a professional image that highlights your unique attributes in-person and online. Get tips on choosing the right attire for a successful interview, building a professional wardrobe on a budget, and dressing professionally when you become a full-time employee.
Launch your job search Learn the best practices in resume-writing and interviewing. Sharpen your interview skills so you can make a positive, lasting impression. Gain confidence in your resume and get the results you desire thru this workshop and a one on one résumé review. Resume writing experts in various fields will give direct feedback and guidance.
Don't forget to bring extra copies of your resume for the Resume Workshop and on-site Employers!
For those of you driving: We have secured a discounted parking rate with the Concord Parking Structure which is within walking distance of the hotel. The structure has two entrances. You can enter at either of these addresses:
- 2611 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Arlington, VA 22202
- 2600 Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA 22202
Please enter the lobby of the hotel and there will be signs directing you to the ballroom. We will stamp your parking pass so you recieve the discount. Please bring your parking pass into the hotel with you.
When & Where
University of Phoenix
University of Phoenix provides access to higher education opportunities that enable students to develop knowledge and skills necessary to achieve their professional goals, improve the productivity of their organizations and provide leadership and service to their communities. Visit us at www.phoenix.edu