Employment Empowerment Expo set for April 21


This spring at campuses across the nation, students are looking for ways to gain an edge in a tough employment market.

At Savannah Technical College, business leaders are stepping forward to offer an EMPLOYMENT EMPOWERMENT EXPO, April 21 from 8:15 – 11:30 AM in the Eckburg Auditorium on the college’s Savannah Campus, 5717 White Bluff Road. (poster attached)

The Expo, sponsored by the Business and Administrative Technology Advisory Committee, brings five top-notch speakers to campus on the following schedule:

8:15 Welcome ; 8:30 Elizabeth Concepcion, Director of Operations and Clients Services, Chatham Capital Group, Inc. “Directions to a Career: First Impressions Count”; 9:00 Wade Herring, Partner, Hunter, Maclean, Exley & Dunn, P.C. “How Your Past Affects Your Future” ; 9:30 Earl Berksteiner, Career Advisor, Georgia Department of Labor, “Employment Resources”; 10:15 Break; 10:30 Brynn Grant, Executive Director, The Creative Coast Alliance and VP of Marketing, Savannah Economic Development Authority, “New Industries, New Businesses, New Opportunities in Savannah”; 11:00 Saralyn Argrow, Executive Director, AWWIN, “YOU CAN DO IT! Conquering Your Fear of (Re)Entering the Workforce”

“Starting or restarting a career can be intimidating for any one in any climate,” says Jeanese Riley, department head and instructor, Business and Administrative Technology.

Instructors will be bringing classes to the Expo and students can register themselves in advance on the college’s website at this link: www.savannahtech.ed u/cwo/misc/employment_ex po_registration.


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