Sage to host Capital Region Career Expo on July 26

July 20, 2011 at 11:07 am

Albany, NY – Sage’s School of Management has partnered with The Business Review to host more than 60 area businesses at the Capital Region Career Expo on Tuesday, July 26 on the Sage College of Albany campus.

"At this time when so many people are stressed with employment and financial issues, Sage wants to help,” said Dan Lundquist, Sage’s vice president for marketing and enrollment management. “The workshops will offer practical advice and skills; the job fair will provide networking with hiring employers and if you need a new degree, Sage and other local colleges will be there as well. We hope this will become a regular event. "

Those in attendance will have the opportunity to network with area employers with available positions, meet with representatives from The Sage Colleges and other schools from the Capital Region and attend professional development workshops, including:

  • News You Can Use: Using The Business Review to Advance Your Career, with Courtney Myers, The Business Review 
  • Resumes and Cover Letters that Get You Noticed, with Mike Breslin, The Sage Colleges
  • Social Media Meets Career Development: Effectively Networking with LinkedIn, with Mike O'Connor, The Sage Colleges
  • Getting Your Head in the Game, Learn strategies for taking care of yourself in the job hunt process.

The free workshops begin at 4 pm and are open to all professionals and students. The job and college fair will start at 6 pm.

Some of the businesses represented include:

  • Saratoga Hospital
  • Glens Falls Hospital
  • Seton Health
  • Key Bank
  • TD Bank
  • Time Warner Cable
  • Albany Marriott
  • Albany Holiday Inn
  • NYS Police
  • The Army Reserves
  • Parsons Child and Family Center
  • St. Anne Institute
  • Price Chopper
  • Metlife Empire Group
  • Resurrection Nursing Home
  • The Eddy Daybreak
  • Seton Health
  • Empire State College
  • Capital District YMCA
  • Capital Region BOCES
  • TSA
  • Family Dollar
  • College of St. Rose
  • Siena College
  • Schenectady Community College
  • Mildred Elley
  • And more!

Capital Region Career Expo: A Different Kind of Job Fair
Tuesday, July 26

4 pm – Professional Development Workshops
6 pm – Job and College Fair

Sage College of Albany
Kahl Campus Center
140 New Scotland Ave.
Albany, NY

To register, please visit sage.edu/career-expo