Join us for a job fair for service members, veterans, and military spouses in New Orleans.
Note: This event was previously scheduled for August 2017 and was rescheduled due to severe weather. If you previously registered for the August 2017 date, your registration has been transferred to this date, and you will receive an email confirmation with the new date. Please contact Ernie Lombardi at ELombardi@USChamber.com if you previously registered and do not receive an updated registration email OR if you need to cancel your previous registration.
► 8:30 - 10 a.m. Personal Branding Workshop
This Hiring Our Heroes employment workshop is led by HR and workforce professionals and covers a variety of topics including resume building, networking, and interview tips, taking into account the job seeker's military background and lifestyle. Hiring Our Heroes digital tools are also integrated into the workshop curriculum. Immediately following the workshop, volunteer career coaches will help you develop an elevator pitch, participate in a mock interview, and create a more effective resume.
► 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Hiring Fair
► Job Seekers, Employers and Service Organizations: Register here.
Why register? Job seekers can upload their resumes to be viewed by employers ahead of the event.
This U.S. Chamber Foundations’ Hiring Our Heroes event is presented in conjunction with the New Orleans Chamber, the St. Bernard Chamber of Commerce, the Jefferson Chamber of Commerce, the Department of Labor's Veterans’ Employment and Training Service (DOL VETS), the Louisiana Committee of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), the Louisiana Workforce Commission, NBC News, and other local partners.
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