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Career-related events throughout the Seattle area.

Career-related events throughout the Seattle area.

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October 2014

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North Seattle fall hiring fair

October 1 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

WorkSource North Seattle is hosting a fall hiring event for full-time, part-time and seasonal positions. Employers scheduled to attend include UPS, Lowe’s, Premera, Menzies, Goodwill, Bartell Drug, Amtrak and Fred Meyer. Registration is required in advance at this Eventbrite page.

North Seattle fall...


Snohomish County Job Fair

October 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

WorkSource Snohomish County and Everett Community College are among the sponsors of the Snohomish County Job Fair, featuring more than 30 employers.

Snohomish County Job...


Resume and Cover Letter Workshop

October 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Learn how to convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer in this free WorkSource workshop. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews.

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LinkedIn for Beginners Workshop

October 6 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This free WorkSource Introduction to LinkedIn workshop will include a walkthrough the beginning LinkedIn registration process and setting up an account. This training is best for those who do not have a current LinkedIn account or have created one but have never used it.

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South Seattle College Manufacturing Employer Panel & Job Fair

October 7 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

WorkSource/South Seattle College Georgetown is hosting a free manufacturing employer panal and job fair for experienced and entry-level manufacturing job openings. The first hour of the event will be a facilitated employer information panel, followed by a job fair in which employers will have recruiting tables for one-on-one talks with job seekers. Registration required in...

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All Graduate Programs Fall Open House

October 7 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Drop in at your convenience to Seattle Pacific University’s All Graduate Programs Fall Open House. Open houses are a great way to meet faculty and ask questions in a casual, welcoming atmosphere. RSVP at Seattle Pacific University.

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Coast to Coast Career Fair

October 8 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Meet hiring managers face-to-face at the Coast to Coast Seattle Job Fair.

Coast to Coast...


LinkedIn and Social Media Job Search Strategies Workshop

October 15 @ 2:30 am - 4:30 pm

This free course on navigating LinkedIn and social media for a job search is offered by South Seattle Community College as part of an ongoing Job Procurement series. Topics will include managing your LinkedIn and Twitter accounts, creating a profile, finding jobs and maximizing your network.

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Holiday hiring fair

October 15 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Find seasonal and non-seasonal jobs in customer service, retail, health care and shipping at Edmond Community College’s fall hiring event. Bring your resume and be ready to impress employers. Open to the public. For more information, contact Ronee Zurdo at 425-640-1280 or

Holiday hiring fair


Choice Career Fair

October 16 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

This free Choice Career Fair provides an opportunity to meet face-to-face with hiring decision-makers. Dress professionally and bring resumes.

Choice Career Fair

WorkSource Whidbey Job Fair

October 16 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

WorkSource Whidbey is sponsoring a one-day job fair for all job seekers. Bring your résumé and be prepared to interview for jobs in customer service, education, health care, military, seafood and more.

WorkSource Whidbey Job...


Likemind coffee + conversation

October 17 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

  Join people like you for coffee and conversation at the monthly likemind gathering.

Likemind coffee +...


New Tech Seattle meetup

October 21 @ 5:30 am - 8:30 pm

New Tech Seattle (formerly Seattle Tech Meetup) connects smart, fun, creative people from across the full spectrum of the Seattle tech community. On the 2nd or 3rd Tuesday of every month, enjoy great food and drinks, learn about new companies doing cool things and have a fun night out. This month’s meetup features Gathered Table,...

New Tech Seattle...


Customer Service and Retail Job Fair

October 22 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

WorkSource Auburn is holding a customer service and retail job fair, including the following companies: Starbucks, The Home Deport, Nordstrom Rack, Riverstone Residential, Oberto Brands, Convergent, Xerox, Dignity Memorial, Macy’s, SmartTalent, YMCA and more. Due to limited space, registration is required in advance at this event page.

Customer Service and...

Effective Interviewing Techniques workshop

October 22 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

South Seattle Community College offers a free training course at the Central Library as part of an ongoing Job Procurement series. Get an in-depth analysis of the job interview process and learn how to successfully prepare for any job interview. No registration is required. Seating may be limited based on room capacity.

Effective Interviewing Techniques...


Military Sealift Command veterans job fair

October 23 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

  Learn more about employment opportunities with the Military Sealift Command at this free career fair. The U.S. Navy’s Military Sealift Command is the premier provider of ocean transportation to the Department of Defense. The command operates approximately 110 noncombatant, civilian-crewed ships that replenish U.S. Navy ships, conduct specialized missions, strategically preposition combat cargo at...

Military Sealift Command...

Young Professionals Network comedy night

October 23 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

YPN, the Seattle Chamber of Commerce's young professional networking group, meets monthly at locations around the city. Register here.

Young Professionals Network...


WorkSource Veterans Orientation

October 24 @ 8:45 am - 9:45 am

The WorkSource Veterans Orientation introduces the veteran services available through WorkSource. Meet with veterans representatives from the YWCA, KC Veterans Program and WA State DVOP. Learn about the benefits and resources available to veterans, spouses and families.

WorkSource Veterans Orientation


Young Professionals of Seattle happy hour

October 28 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Young Professionals of Seattle (YPOS) networking organization hosts a happy hour on the last Tuesday of each month for networking, going to new places and meeting new people. RSVP and find more information about this month’s event on the YPOS Facebook page.

Young Professionals of...


Recruit Seattle Career Meet and Greet

October 29 @ 11:00 am - 2:30 pm

Recruit Seattle’s Career Meet and Greet event is for networking or finding a new career in finance, investment banking, marketing, technology, media, nonprofit, consulting and more. Visit Eventbrite to register or find more information. Almumni welcome from: Seattle University, University of Washington, Seattle Pacific University, University of Oregon, Portland State University, Washington State University, Oregon...

Recruit Seattle Career...

Resumes and Correspondence Workshop

October 29 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities at this free WorkSource workshop.

Resumes and Correspondence...


Highline Fall Job Fair

October 30 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Come meet with employers looking to hire full-time, part-time and temporary workers at the Highline Fall Job Fair. Bring copies of your resume, dress to impress and be prepared to speak with recruiters about your education, skills and career goals. Free for job seekers and open to the public.

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Mature Worker workshop

October 31 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This free WorkSource workshop is primarily for job seekers over 55 and covers the myths of maturity, networking, assessing strengths, resumes, etc.

Mature Worker workshop

Upcoming Events

November 3 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Idealist Grad Fair

Seattle University — Campion Ballroom,
914 E. Jefferson St., Seattle, WA 98122 United States
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Idealist Grad Fairs are for anyone thinking of going to graduate school for a social-impact career in social work, public policy, environmental studies, public-interest law, nonprofit management and more. More than 75 grad schools will be represented. Open to the general public. Free; register at Eventbrite.

November 4 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Career mixer

City University of Seattle,
521 Wall St. #100, Seattle, WA 98121 United States

The ProLango Career Mixer cultivates relationships between job seekers and hiring companies. Resumes and elevator pitches are discouraged; building strong, sustainable relationships is encouraged. Registration required in advance at

November 5 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Career Search Excellence Seminar

City University of Seattle - Bellevue,
150 120th Ave N.E., Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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Paul Anderson of ProLango will debunk popular interviewing myths and show you how your resume is scored in the employer’s Applicant Tracking System (ATS) in this seminar of tips and tricks for professionals seeking a new opportunity.

November 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

MBA information session

Renaissance Seattle Hotel,
515 Madison St., Seattle, WA 98104 United States
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Learn about Berkeley MBA Programs for Working Professionals from members of the admissions committee, current students and alumni. For more information and to register, click here.

November 6 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Career Search Excellence Seminar

City University of Seattle,
521 Wall St. #100, Seattle, WA 98121 United States
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Paul Anderson of ProLango will debunk popular interviewing myths and show you how your resume is scored in the employer’s Applicant Tracking System (ATS) in this seminar of tips and tricks for professionals seeking a new opportunity.

November 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Women 2.0 City Meetup Seattle

Startup Hall, Condon Hall,
1100 NE Campus Parkway, Seattle, WA 98104 United States
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Join Women 2.0 on the first Thursday of every month for City Meetup in Seattle, a networking event to promote new networks amongst the entire technology ecosystem in innovative cities around the world. This event is open to those who work for, start and fund tech companies. Both women and men are invited to attend….

November 7 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Peace Corps lunchtime info session

Peace Corps Northwest Regional Office (in Westlake Tower Building),
1601 Fifth Ave., Suite 605, Seattle, WA 98101 United States
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  Serving in the Peace Corps is a great way to immerse yourself in a new culture, learn a new language, and have the experience of a lifetime. Join representatives at this information session to learn about volunteer experiences, have your questions answered, and gain tips to guide you through the application process.

November 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Seattle AntiFreeze Newbie Mixer

801 First Ave., Seattle, 98104
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The Seattle Anti-Freeze Group says it’s for anyone who has encountered the Seattle Freeze and persisted in the face of it — whether you’re new in town and wondering why it’s so hard to connect, a long-term transplant who’s all too familiar with the chill, or a native who wants to break out of the Seattle shell, Anti-Freeze gives you a group to hang out with and some like-minded people who are also looking for friends.

November 11 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

MBA Women International meet-and-greet

Wild Ginger,
11020 N.E. Sixth St, Bellevue, WA 98004 United States
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Join MBAWI Seattle for a professional development event called “More than Forks and Knives: Mastering the Art of the Business Meal,” featuring etiquette expert Arden Clise.

November 11 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

GSBA Young Professionals with Pride

Hard Rock Cafe,
116 Pike St., Seattle, WA 98101 United States
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  The GSBA’s Young Professionals with Pride group, which meets monthly to enhance personal and professional development through social and philanthropic activities, is geared toward Seattle’s LGBT and allied professionals ages 21-39. Register here.

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