Career Fairs

  

Making Connections Career Fair
presented by: Cumulus Media & Goodwill

Monday, October 6
11:00AM - 3:00PM

Stepping Stones Museum
303 West Ave
Norwalk, CT

Pre-register today here!

Join Cumulus Media and Goodwill for the Making Connections Career Fair. There will be an array of employers from various industries looking to hire applicants for full-time, part-time and seasonal positions. There will also be FREE career workshops to help guide you in your career, as well as FREE resume review service to help ensure you are making the best impression with employers! Look back often for updates to employers joining us:

  • Bankers Life
  • Constellations Health Care
  • Consumers Petroleum
  • Cumulus Media (WEBE108 / WICC600)
  • David Lerner Associates
  • Dolce Hotel
  • Dr. Dental
  • Garavel Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Dealership
  • Greater Bridgeport Transit Authority
  • Goodwill of Western & Northern Connecticut
  • Handyman
  • Hawley Lane Shoes
  • ICESonline
  • ITN Coastal CT
  • Jewish Senior Center
  • Lincoln Technical Institute
  • Maplewood Assisted Living
  • Marinello School of Beauty
  • Mr. Handyman
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • New England Tractor Trailer School
  • New York Life
  • Nutmeg Spay and Neuter Clinic
  • Prestige Volkswagen of Stamford
  • Sodexo Healthcare
  • Spector Eye Care
  • Stepping Stones Museum
  • The Creative Group
  • US Postal Service
  • Westport Healthcare Clinic

NEW OFFERINGS!

Career Workshops

How To Transition Back to Work When You're a Mom -- Presented by Alison Rhodes, The Safety Mom
11:30AM - 12:00PM
Whether you need to go back to work or want to go back to work, balancing your role as mom and employee is never easy.  Already dealing with the guilt trip from your kids?  Join us for this workshop on how to make your work life and home life less stressful and more successful!

Improve Job Search Methods with Personal Branding     
12:30PM - 1:00PM

Branding is a word that we often associate with marketing or product development.  At this workshop, we will teach you how to utilize these marketing techniques to market your own skills in the job search.  Switching Careers? No problem. Learn how to help your chances of finding your dream employment by using skills that you acquired in previous careers. Just starting out? Learn how to capitalize on your skills that can best assist the company reach their goals.   

Job Seeking for Workers Over 50
1:30PM - 2:00PM
Are you an older worker who is unemployed, underemployed or unhappy?  Have you become frustrated with current hiring practices? Join us at this workshop where we will discuss how to develop a strong personal brand, a solid resume and how to address your age in interviews.  Goodwill staff will be available to address common scenarios older workers face and how to overcome any concern about how your age will affect your job search.

Career-Coaching Starts at Home
2:30PM - 3:00PM
Do you have a teen at home? If the answer is “yes”, now is the time to start talking about their future career choices at home.  Save thousands in college tuition by helping your teen decide what majors are not a good fit for their career goals. Establishing a strong work ethic, resume and an interest in specific career fields can only help your teen develop a bright and successful career in the future. Learn how to take advantage of local internships and volunteer opportunities to help your teen decide what career fields interest them.

Resume Review
Open 11:00AM - 3:00PM
Meet with a Goodwill Career Coach to receive a free 15 minute review of your resume, and receive tips on to improve this important tool that is often the only and first impression employers have of your experience.

**Workshops and resume review service are on a first come first served basis and is not guaranteed for each job seeker. Pre-register today!