This year’s event focuses on jobs! In response to our regional employers request for a career fair in Upper Bucks, this show combines the traditional business expo with a career fair and a series of seminars presented throughout the day. The event has been re-designed to drive community to the show to create better engagement with our exhibitors. Jobs are plentiful here and employers are ready to hire! Join us for a day of meet-and-greets with employers, presentations from industry leaders, on-site interviews, and many other exciting employment opportunities.
Utilize your exhibit space to suit your specific needs. The 2018 Career Fair & Biz EXPO takes a traditional EXPO to the next level by offering not only business to business opportunities, but also recruiting employee or volunteer candidates for your business or organization. It is promoted as a community wide event to draw a diverse group of visitors from the Upper Bucks Region and surrounding areas.
Benefits to EXPO Exhibitors:
Benefits to CAREER FAIR Exhibitors:
With numerous opportunities to participate, whether exhibiting, attending or presenting a seminar, it’s another way to get your message out into the Upper Bucks Community!
You can register online to exhibit by CLICKING HERE or filling out the application and sending it along with payment.
Participating EXPO & Career Fair Exhibitors:
Council of Southeast Pennsylvania, Inc., Hidden Meadows on the Ridge, Kitchen Magic, LifePath, Optimal Health Direct Primary Care, Penn Community Bank, Penn Stainless Products Inc., Perkiomen Valley Printing, Phoebe Richland, PPL Electric Utilities, QNB, Score Bucks County, The Physical Therapy Wellness Institute, TMA Bucks, U.S. Small Business Administration and more!
Sponsorship of this event oﬀers an opportunity to promote your business. Advertising and public relations opportunities for this event occurs prior to, during and after the event. Your business name will receive exposure for weeks prior to the EXPO on this dedicated event page.
You can register online to sponsor the event by CLICKING HERE or filling out the sponsorship form and sending it along with payment.
Located in the Library Learning Center on Ground Floor
3 p.m. - Strategic Research-based Approaches to LinkedIn
This informative workshop will delve into research-based philosophies and strategies to create a LinkedIn profile that is geared towards average viewers whose attention spans are about 7 seconds. Learn insights into the role of cognitive neuroscience and how the evolution of the “digital brain” is central to how people skim online content. You’ll discover tips, tricks, and best practices to more strategically format your LinkedIn profile, optimize your use of keywords, and differentiate your personal brand.
Speaker: Lynne M. Williams, BS, MA, ABD is the Executive Director of the Philadelphia Area Great Careers Group, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, which is an organization that provides workforce development through education, resources, support services, and networking to individuals. The group of almost 3000 members and serves the unemployed, underemployed, including veterans, the self-employed, and the gainfully employed, as well as the organizations (businesses and nonprofits) that employ them in the Greater Philadelphia Area, NJ, and DE. Lynne completed extensive doctoral research and writing on Web 2.0 Social Media applications and is a contributing author to the book Find Your Fit: A Practical Guide to Landing the Job You Love along with 15 other career coaches and Dick Bolles, the author of What Color is Your Parachute? Lynne is also the owner of Around the Clock Executive Helper, a part-time virtual assistance business established in 1994, that provides individuals the opportunity to obtain 1:1 career coaching and get help updating their resumes, customizing their LinkedIn profiles, and establishing a consistent personal brand. Connect with her on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/in/lynnewilliams
5 p.m. - Resume Writing & Interview Tips
This interactive Seminar will cover:
Speakers: Denny Surovec, Executive Outplacement Counselor/Analyst, PA CareerLink Bucks County and
Karen Smith-Burden, Staffing Consultant, PA CareerLink Bucks County
Bucks County Community College