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Prepare for upcoming job fair by attending free workshops

For Immediate Release: September 19, 2017
Contact: Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger (856-853-3395) or
Freeholder Heather Simmons (856-853-3378)

Prepare for upcoming job fair by attending free workshops

(Woodbury, NJ)- Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger and Freeholder Heather Simmons announced today that Gloucester County will host several Job Fair Workshops in preparation of their upcoming Job Fair and Resource Event at Rowan College at Gloucester County on October 13, 2017.

Director Robert M. Damminger said, “We encourage our residents to attend one of the job fair workshops so they can strengthen their interviewing skills and learn different strategies they can apply when they are interviewing with potential employers.”

Freeholder Heather Simmons, Liaison to Economic Development said, “Attending one of these workshops will help job seekers be better prepared for their upcoming interviews. Attendees will learn how to build an effective resume, how to dress for success as well as learn useful job fair strategies that they can implement during the upcoming job fair.”

Simmons added, “A successful job search can change the career path for job seekers. The lessons learned during the workshops are valuable ones that could be the deciding factor in obtaining employment.”

The workshops are free and there are several times and locations to choose from. Registration is required to attend the workshops at www.gcwdb.org or call 856-384-6963.

Thursday, Sept. 28, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at Rowan College at Gloucester County, University Center, Room 953, 1400 Tanyard Road, Sewell, NJ

Tuesday, Oct. 3, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at Glassboro Library, 2 Center Street, Glassboro, NJ
(*Location is on Pureland East-West Shuttle)

Tuesday, Oct. 10, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Swedesboro Library, 1442 Kings Highway, Swedesboro, NJ
(*Location is on Pureland East-West Shuttle)
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