It may not seem like it, but there are employers looking for good people. Below is a list of some job fairs. Let's lace up those sneakers, and get back in the game!
Upcoming Job Fairs
West St. Louis County Chamber of Commerce Job Fair
When: May 19, 2009 from 10am to 6pm
Where: St. Louis Community College - Wildwood Campus, 2645 Generations Dr. Wildwood, MO.
-Attending companies include: Walmart, Target, Aflac, Thomas Construction, Mary Kay, US Army, Commerce bank and many more.
St. Louis Metro Healthcare Job Expo
When: May 20, 2009 from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Brentwood Recreation Center, 2505 S. Brentwood Blvd. Brentwood, MO 63144
-Companies are looking for RNs, LPNs, CNAs, Home Health Aides, Therapists, Physicians and more.
-Attending companies include: Maxim Health Care, Advantage Nursing Services, Southern Ill. Healthcare Foundation, Department of Veteran Affairs (VA), Allied College and more.
Congressman William Lacy Clay's 4th Annual Career Fair
When: June 1, 2009
Where: Harris-Stowe State University
Putting America Back To Work Job Fair Series
When: June 24, 2009 from 11: 30am to 3:30pm
Where: At the Heart of St. Charles Banquet Center in St. Charles, Mo.
St. Louis Diversity Job FairWhen: August 14-15, 2009--no time?
Where: At the Renaissance St. Louis Grand & Suites Hotel, 800 Washington Avenue, St. Louis, Missouri 63101.
-The primary goal of the Fair is to attract a diverse group of 2L and 3L students to the metropolitan St. Louis legal community, encourage them to practice law in the area, and become an integral part of our community. The Job Fair steering committee has invited law firms, corporations, and government agencies from all over the nation.
Job Fair Tips
-Bring at least 20 copies of your resume
-Prior to the fair, do research on the attending companies
-Do some follow up - thank you cards etc.