New Year Brings Labor Department’s Career Express
Travels to Schools, Community Groups
For immediate release
January 3, 2008
WETHERSFIELD, Connecticut Department of Labor
employees and the agency’s Career Express will present a series of
interviewing skills workshops to students in Norwich, make a stop at the
Hartford Job Corps Academy, and conduct an Internet job search workshop in
Bristol during the first half of January. Visits made by the Career Express
include stops at the following locations:
Career Express staff
will be on-site to provide a series of interviewing skills workshops to
students at Norwich Free Academy, 305 Broadway, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Career Express staff will conduct a workshop explaining how to use the
Connecticut Department of Labor’s Job and Career Connection to obtain
Labor Market Information and career exploration information during a 9 a.m. to 1
p.m. visit to Emmett O’Brien High School. The school is located at 141 Prindle
Connecticut Department of Labor employees on board the Career Express
will present an Internet job search workshop during a 9 a.m. to noon visit to
the Bristol Community Organization located at 55 South St., Bristol.
Career Express staff will conduct an 11 a.m. to noon session at Gateway
Learning Academy, New Park Avenue in Hartford, to detail the use of the Job
and Career Connection for the purpose of a job search.
Career Express staff will conduct job search and interviewing workshops
and also present and overview of DOL services to students during a 9 a.m. to 3
p.m. stop at the Hartford Job Corps. The Hartford Job Corps is located at 100
William “Shorty” Campbell St.
Career Express team can be found at job fairs, career development
events, schools, and other workshops, seminars and events across the state.
Businesses or individuals interested in having the Career Express visit
their company, organization or school can contact Sandy at (860) 263-6024 or at
firstname.lastname@example.org. Information on the Career Express also can be
found on the agency’s Web site at
Nancy Steffens (860) 263-6535