Job Fair/Career Expo News 2011

Career Expos can be a great way to network and meet with potential employers face to face.  There are several Career Expos coming up in the near future in Minnesota, Wisconsin, South Dakota and Illinois that would be excellent opportunities to get into contact with numerous organizations.


 Martin Luther King Junior Holiday Diversity Job Fair

Date/time: Monday, January 17, 9:00am-3:00pm
Location: 1301 2nd Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55403

Minneapolis Career Fair

Date/time: Tuesday, February 1, 11:00am-2:00pm
Location: Holiday Inn and Suites, 3 Appletree Square, Bloomington, MN 55425


 Kenosha County Job Fair

Date/time: Tuesday, February 8, 12:30pm-3:30pm
Location: Kenosha County Center 19600 75th Street Bristol, WI


2011 Waupaca County Job and Career Fair

Date/Time: Thursday March 10 10:00am-4:00pm

Location: Waupaca Recreation Center, 407 School Street, Waupaca, WI 

South Dakota

 South Dakota BIG Job Fair

Date/time: Thursday, February 24, 10:00am-4:00pm

Location: Sioux Falls Convention Center, 1101 NW Avenue, Sioux Falls, SD

Black Hills Regional Job Fair

Date/time: Wednesday, March 9 12:00pm-6:00pm

Location: Rushmore Plaza Civic Center 444 N. Mount Rushmore Road, Rapid City, SD 57701


Alderman Solis’ Job Fair

Date/time: Friday, February 4, 9:00am-3:00pm

Location: Westside Technical Institute, 2800 S. Western Avenue, Chicago, IL 60608

If you are located outside of the states listed above, visit your local workforce center for information about upcoming job fairs.  Also, click here for a calendar of job fairs located throughout the US.

If you are looking for some advice on attending Career Fairs, please click here for solid information as well as tips and tricks for attending a career fair successfully.  Also, feel free to watch this brief, recorded Elluminate titled “Tips on how to Shine at a Career Fair”.   To access the session, click on the following link:  View the Elluminate Live! recording.