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Hire Heroes USA Transition Workshop and Career Opportunity Day

Workshops: Mon, Aug. 22 • 9am - 3pm | Tues, Aug. 23 • 9am - 11am
Career Fair: Tues, Aug. 23 • 11:45am - 4pm 
All events are located in the Burney Center on the UNCW Main Campus.

This is a free event! UNCW has partnered with Hire Heroes USA to host veteran and military spouse Employment Workshops* in conjunction with Corporate Partners to focus on veterans and military spouses already in the workforce or those who want to polish their career search techniques. During the workshops, you will:

  • Learn how to leverage personal networks to achieve employment goals
  • Practice effective and proven interviewing techniques
  • Engage industry leaders in a 3-5 person panel about networking, trends and interviewing skills
  • Participate in a networking event with hiring managers and talent acquisition professionals

*Workshop attendees are required to attend both days.  Breakfast and lunch included with full registration both days.  If you are unable to attend the workshop, you are more than welcome to attend the career fair.

To register as an Alumni/Student, please follow the instructions in the link here: Alumni/Student Seawork Registration and Login.  Once you have created a user name and login, please search for the event “Hire Heroes USA Transition Workshop and Career Opportunity Day”.  Viewing of registered employers starts 6/20/16; check back frequently for updated list! Check out alumni discounts from out lodging partners here: Local Benefits for UNCW Alumni.

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Job Listing Sites for Vets