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Lawrence Education Center

101 East Laurel
Springfield, IL 62704

Maximizing the Job Fair Experience

September 24, 2008

The workshop held on September 11th presented information on how to prepare and participate in a job fair. There are three job fairs scheduled in Springfield over the next few weeks. The job fairs offer many job opportunities. It is important for job fair attendees to be informed on proper etiquette to obtain the most beneficial experience. Sheila Cutright from Illinois WorkNet presented the information. Many topics were reviewed and a handout provided with detail information. The presentation covered proper attire, resumes, how to research the employer, resumes, applications, and questions to ask the employer.