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Job Fairs and Help With the Job Search

Free webinar open to the first 1,000 people registered



    Job Fairs and Help With the Job Search
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    Looking for a job? There are several job fairs this week as well as a free webinar next week to help you with opportunities for employment.

    Women for Hire is hosting a job expo on Tuesday, Oct. 13 in Dallas. Admission is free, but parking may not be. Business attire and resumes are required for admittance and they will offer free resume critiques. The expo will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Sheraton Dallas (formerly the Dallas Adam's Mark) at 400 N. Olive St. More information CLICK HERE for

    Richland College hosts its Fall Career Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 14 in Dallas. 50-60 employers will be participating and it's free and open to the public and students. The fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. will be in the El Paso Hallway of Richland College at 12800 Abrams Rd. More information CLICK HERE for or call 972-238-6921.

    Choice Career Fairs will host a DFW Career Fair in Plano on Thursday, Oct. 15. You can meet face-to-face with the hiring decision makers from some of the best employers in the city. Dress professionally, bring plenty of resumes and be ready to walk in and start interviewing for jobs ranging from account managers and financial sales mangers to sales agents and service technicians. Admission is free and the fair is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Plano Centre at 2000 E. Spring Creek Parkway. More information CLICK HERE for

    Franklin Covey Helping the Unemployed

    Franklin Covey the people behind those cool organizers that keep your life straight want to help with your search for a job during tough economic times.

    Dr. Stephen Covey, the best-selling author of "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People" will host a live seminar online aimed at helping people who are unemployed in the Dallas area.

    The free webinar on Oct. 20 is called "Take Charge of Your Life and Job Search in Difficult Times" will offer information, encouragement and resources to help you find a job.

    Afterward Dr. Covey will host a 40-minute question and answer session.

    The webinar will be from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. and is open to the first 1,000 people who register through

    The recorded webinar will be available for free on-demand at

    Bonus – webinar participants will be eligible for a book drawing for 50 complimentary copies of Dr. Covey's book "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People."