“Funded by the City of Oakland Workforce Investment Board”

Oakland Career Expo Partners include:

The “Over 40 Workers Career Expo” will address the needs of job seekers over the age of 40. We’ve assembled an exemplary panel of experts who will lead workshops and provide you with tips and insights on how to tune-up your job seeking skills. Also, you’ll have an opportunity to listen to a panel of employers provide insight on what they’re looking for from a potential employee. In the “networking” portion of the event, you’ll get a chance to talk one-on-one with employers and workshop presenters!
Time

8 am 9 am

Topic Registration & Continental Breakfast Creating And Telling Hero Stories: How to Differentiate Yourself from the Pack Portfolio Careers Skills Assessment & Job Search Strategy How To Conduct An Info. Interview How to Utilize A Temporary Agency to Supplement Your Job Search Personal Branding: Stand Out From The Crowd! Effective Networking Accelerating Your Job Search Resumes for 40+ Job Seekers

Speaker Jenny Kahn, Career Coach Ron Elsdon, Org./Career Consultant and Coach Nancy Miel, HR Consultant Eileen O’Brien, Director of College Career Center Don Leung, President, Ascot Staffing Randy Block, Executive And Career Coach Rebecca Kieler, Career and Transition Counselor Jud Walsh, SF Business Times Susan Ireland, Career Author/Resume Coach

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10 am

11 am

12 pm

Starting A Business Vivian Meade, Business Owner/HR Consultant Interviewing Tips for the Seasoned Worker Felicia Viera, Career Coach Employment Roundtable Includes: *American Heart Assn. -Alana King *Give Something Back -Alma Azarcon *Manpower -Bob Rivera *Mobius Computerrs -Kandice Coscia *Union Bank -Ella Villamor 1pm-3pm Networking In Large Hall 1pm-3pm Resume Critiques

“Over 40 Workers”
Upcoming Events:
Explore New Career Options December 4th Linked-In Social Networking December 8th Stress Free Holidays December 16th

December 1st., 2010 9:00 am — 3:00 pm @ the Alameda Conference Center 125 12th Street, Suite 400 Oakland CA 94607-6467

Highlights: The keynote and workshops for this event are among the most expert professionals in the field of work force development. If you are a job seeker over the age of 40, then you’ll won’t want to miss this event!
“The Oakland Private Industry Council is an equal opportunity employer and program operator. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. For TDD services please call 1-800-735-2922”

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