Sage to Host Capital Region Career Expo on May 15

April 26, 2012 at 2:07 pm

Albany, NYSage’s School of Management has partnered with The Business Review and Time Warner Cable to host more than 50 area businesses at the 2nd Annual Capital Region Career Expo on Tuesday, May 15 on the Sage College of Albany campus.

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:

  • Do I have what it takes? Ask the entrepreneur... Open Question & Answer Session on Building Your Business with John Miller, Entrepreneur and CEO of the Grand Slam Accelerator
  •  News You Can Use: Using The Business Review to Advance Your Career, with Courtney Myers, The Business Review
  • Acing The Interview with Mike Breslin, Assistant Director of Career Planning at The Sage Colleges
  • The Importance of Professional Networking with Ryan Silva, Director of Economic Development Government Affairs at the Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce & C.J. Harkola, Membership Director at the Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • Job Search Strategies for Veterans with Charles Burkes, Disabled Veterans Outreach Program Specialist at the New York State Department of Labor
  • Open Resume Critiquing Session with Mike O'Connor, Director of Career Planning at The Sage Colleges & Chelsea Ahl, Assistant Director of Career Planning at Russell Sage College 

Workshops will be held in the Kahl Campus Center.
Session I will run from 4:00 - 4:45 pm
Session II will run from 5:00 - 5:45 pm.

The job fair and college fair portion begins at 6:00 p.m. in the gymnasium.

Network with area employers in these career fields:

  • Health Care
  • Education
  • Human Services
  • Finance
  • Sales
  • Technology
  • Higher Education
  • Retail
  • Hospitality
  • Art and Entertainment

For more information about the event including a list of participating vendors and to register, please visit sage.edu/career-expo/ or contact Wendy Diefendorf | 518-292-1916 | diefew@sage.edu