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“Tailored to Success”: University of Bridgeport Annual Career Day to be held November 15

Leslie Geary
Monday, November 12, 2012

Calling all job seekers!

The University of Bridgeport Annual Career Day for students will be held Thursday, November 15, from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at The hUB in Marina Dining Hall.
 
This year’s event is bigger than ever with industry experts from Webster Bank, Hearst Media Services, Enterprise, Destination XL, Career Resources, Avon, UB Fashion Merchandising Club, Hubbell, New York Life, Robert Half International, and Vector Marketing,  who will offer a full menu of free services including:

• Resume reviews
• LinkedIn Photo Booth
• Image Consulting/Sign up for free-suits and ladies’ makeovers
• Free student business cards
• Job Choices/Search
• Networking
• Elevator Pitch
 
“Last year was such a popular event. Our students really benefit from meeting with industry professionals to get feedback and advice regarding their career-development goals,” said Career Services Director Aimee Marcella. “We truly value our community partners who make an impact that is vital, not only for our local workforce efforts, but inspires budding professionals as they approach the job search. That said, the event itself will be fun, interactive, and offer all the creative energy that job hunting in 2012 requires!”

Media contact: Leslie Geary, (203) 576-4625, lgeary@bridgeport.edu