Bay Area RPCV Career Conference
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Bay Area RPCV Career Conference

Bay Area RPCV Career Conference

Event Information

Location

Location

San Francisco Federal Building

Conference Room B020/B040

90 7th St.

San Francisco, CA 94103

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Event description

Description

Attend and learn strategies to make yourself stand out from other job-seekers while networking with other RPCVs and RPCV-friendly employers.

Register to attend any or all sessions - or just the career fair!

***Note: This event is open only to returned Peace Corps Volunteers.


Agenda:

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017:
8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Readjustment and Storytelling for the Job Search
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Networking: LinkedIn, Elevator Pitch, Informational Interviews
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. LUNCH (on your own)
12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Optional Peace Corps Response Info Session
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Cover Letters: Making the Case
2:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Break
2:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Resume Writing 101
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Resume Writing Lab — Group Breakouts & Feedback
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Networking Mixer - location TBD


Wednesday, February 1st, 2017:
8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Leveraging Your NCE & Federal Employment
10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Break
10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Acing the Job Interview
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. LUNCH (on yourown)
1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Mock Interviews
3:30 p.m. -- 4:30 p.m. "The Path Well Traveled" RPCV panel of mid-career professionals
4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Making the Most of the Career Fair/Q&A

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

Career Fair — featuring regional employers

10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Federal Employers
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. LUNCH (on your own)
1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Private and Non-Profit Sector Employers



Employers at the Career Fair:

Coming soon!

The Peace Corps is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodation in its programs, activities, volunteer service, and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation for this event, please contact rpcv@peacecorps.gov at least 10 days before its scheduled start.

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Location

San Francisco Federal Building

Conference Room B020/B040

90 7th St.

San Francisco, CA 94103

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