Job Fair vs Career Fair vs Resource Fair – What’s the Difference?

Since I have attended Job Fairs, Career Fairs and Resource Fairs for over 15 years, think I'll take a shot at this question. Here's my short answer, not much! Here's another short answer, you are what makes each event different! If you are one who believes that sometimes your open door happens by being in the … Continue reading Job Fair vs Career Fair vs Resource Fair – What’s the Difference?

How To Use This Blog

To use this blog, simply enter the keyword of the information you are searching for in the search box located under, "search."  WordPress will pull the article to the top of the page for easy viewing. For specific topics, use the tabs at the top of the page under the heading. Although this blog is … Continue reading How To Use This Blog

Is the Sky the Limit?

Don't allow catchy phrases to have you thinking things are impossible! Some things that seem impossible are not really impossible at all, it just depends on who you are talking to. If I believe that I am capable of doing something, I capable of trying! We repeat phrases that were designed to encourage us. However, we … Continue reading Is the Sky the Limit?

Headed to a Large Job Fair? Don’t Go Without Reading This!

When you go to a large job fair, you will probably see several companies in which you are interested. Take a small briefcase, portfolio case, or even a heavy duty folder with you, so that you can put in it all of the information you gather. (Include in it a small notebook or some note paper, and … Continue reading Headed to a Large Job Fair? Don’t Go Without Reading This!

Attention Job Seekers: Participants Wanted for Free Workshops!

We have all of the tools you need to find gainful employment in Guilford County! Team members at the NCWorks Career Center can help you build your skills and become more marketable to employers. Free workshops are available at no cost to you if you are laid off from employment, working part-time and not able to … Continue reading Attention Job Seekers: Participants Wanted for Free Workshops!

When Networking Feels Like Speed Dating!

Are you a bit shy when it comes to meeting new people? Do you have a lot to say, but seem to stutter when it comes to actually saying it? You are not alone! Networking can be very stressful. And like speed dating, you don't have a lot of time to make a good impression. … Continue reading When Networking Feels Like Speed Dating!