Tuesday
September
16
2014
4:30 pm
Weather

  Home
  Local News
  State / National / World
  Sports
  Opinion / Letters
  Business
  Arts / Entertainment
  Lifestyle
  Obituaries
  Calendar
  Submit Event
  Comics / Games
  Classifieds
  DJ Designers
  Archives
  Advertise With Us
  About Us
 
 
 
 

Check out our archive of Dining Guides - Yum!

Government Watch
October 16, 2013, 05:00 AM

Federal government

• U.S. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-San Mateo, will sponsor her 10th Job Hunters Boot Camp in conjunction with Assemblyman Kevin Mullin, D-South San Francisco, and the San Mateo County Workforce Investment Board tomorrow, Wednesday, Oct. 16, at the San Mateo County Event Center.

A record number of employers and job seekers have registered for the event which is a combination of a job fair and workshops. More than 60 employers are hiring including banks, credit unions, hotels, security and transportation companies and retailers. More than 1,100 job seekers have signed up.

Workshops will include Choosing the Greater Good with KCBS anchor Jeff Bell, “Ten Common Mistakes made by Job Seekers” with recruiter Donna Fedor, “How to Ace your interview” with career consultant Rebecca Kieler, and “How to Get a Job Using your Smartphone” with Pablo Fuentes.

“The outpouring of interest from both employers and job seekers shows that the economy is recovering and companies are hiring,” Speier said.

Job Hunters Boot camp will take place even if the federal government shutdown is in effect.

 

 

Tags: seekers, employers, mateo,


Other stories from today:

 

 
Print this Page Print this Page  |  Bookmark and Share
<< Back
 
Return To Archives
 
  


 
 
 
Daily Journal Quick Poll
 
Do you text while driving?

A few times
Only on occasion
All the time
Only at stop lights
No, and no one ever should

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
NASA picks Boeing and SpaceX to ferry astronauts
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — NASA is a giant step closer to launching Americans again from U.S. soil. ..
Racing wildfire engulfs homes in California town
WEED — Dan Linville and his son were sitting in their living room when they smelled smoke. When th..
Self-driving cars now need a permit in California
LOS ANGELES — Computer-driven cars have been testing their skills on California roads for more tha..
Five suspected of South San Francisco attempted home burglary
South San Francisco police are seeking five suspects who tried to burglarize a home by shattering it..
More >>  
 
 
  
 
  
 
©2014 San Mateo Daily Journal
San Mateo County courts