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Lawrence Education Center

101 East Laurel
Springfield, IL 62704

Workshop held regarding Maximazing The Job Fair Experience

October 1, 2007

A workshop was held on September 5th to prepare students for upcoming job fairs. The speakers Sheila Cutright and Jay Schukai from the employment center facilitated the workshop. There are many job fairs scheduled in the near future. The workshop presented information to prepare students to put forth their best appearance to perspective employers at a job fair. Discussion included appropriate interview attire, how to prepare a 30 second commercial about yourself, preparing a portfolio, reminder to smile as you talk and give a firm handshake. This workshop will be offered again for students in October.