Okemos Employment Event

Date: Thursday, December 5, 2013
Time: 4:45-8 p.m.
Phone: (517) 332-8044
Join Mid-Michigan\'s best on Thursday, December 5th from 4:45 pm - 8:00 pm! Job-Seeker Workshops, Keynote Presentation for Businesses and Employees, then Open Networking! Pre-registration is suggested at www.pinkslipmidmichigan.org Doors open for early registration at 4:15pm at Meridian Christian Church in Okemos, MI 48864. Workshops running from 4:45pm - 5:50pm include:- \"Job Searching with Linkedin\" by Neil Isaacs, Social Media Strategist with Lansing and Washtenaw Community Colleges-\"Interviewing that Works\" by Sherry Pfaff-Doody, SPHR, and Amanda Avila, Director, Talent Initiatives & Business Enhancement at Prima Civitas Foundation-\"Resumes that Work\" by Sherry Pfaff-Doody, SPHR, and Amanda Avila, Director, Talent Initiatives & Business Enhancement at Prima Civitas Foundationnn-\"Q & A Panel\" by Local Hiring Professionals. The Keynote Presentation will run from 6:00pm - 6:55pm: \"The Affordable Health Care Act: What does this mean for me in 2014\" by Mr. James Fuerstenau, owner of The Fuerstenau Agency. Mr. Fuerstenau, the founding Executive Director of The Michigan Farmland and Community Alliance, is an entertaining and engaging speaker, will explain in layman\'s terms how employees and businesses will be affected by the most current changes in Obamacare. Open Networking will follow until 8:00pm - Different from a traditional job-fair, this networking is about opening the lines of communication. Job-seekers have an interesting knowledge of the business community, including changes happening, or companies moving in or out of the area, that may impact your business. Businesses in attendance may not be hiring for your exact position, but may know of someone who is. This is a great time to make or strengthen business connections, which can lead to long-term success! Venue: Meridian Christian Church 2600 Bennett Rd, Okemos, MI 48864. Time: 4:45pm-8:00pm Dress: Business Casual or Come as you are. We hope that you will find this time rewarding and productive! If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at pinkslipmidmichigan@gmail.com or marcus@pinkslipmidmichigan.org or call (517) 775-5589. We look forward to meeting and talking with you. The following are the details of the event: Date: Thursday, December 5th, 2013 Dress: Business Casual. Place: Meridian Christian Church, 2600 Bennett Road, Okemos, MI 48864 Time: 4:45pm - 8:00pm