Career & Networking Fair

This is not your average career fair! Recruiters from top companies nationwide and eager job seekers are invited to connect during this two day experience. Take advantage of networking events and career development workshops focused on hot topics facing a diverse array of  professionals. Get a free headshot, update your LinkedIn profile, talk to a career coach, schedule a mock interview and have your resume critiqued! The National Urban League Career & Networking Fair is the ultimate networking destination for professionals.


Sponsored By McDonald’s 
This is the hot-spot on the Career Fair floor where experts share career building insight in workshops on professional development and diversity in the workplace. Take advantage of resume critiques and mock interviews with HR professionals.


Sponsored By LinkedIn 
Update your digital presence with LinkedIn Profile critiques and explore the latest apps and digital job search tools. A job seekers’ career starts here as they take their free professional headshot to refresh their LinkedIn profiles.


Sponsored by Walmart 
Get glammed and groomed with free make-overs and learn the latest trends in professional style.

Stop by and receive one-on-one 30-minute Career Coaching sessions with professional Career Coaches who offer insight on success.

Can't make it to the Career Fair in Columbus?
Join us ONLINE for our Virtual Career Fair on Thursday, August 2nd from 12:00PM - 3:00PM.  CLICK HERE to learn more.

To register for the Career Fair

To reserve a booth Please Contact:
Tabitha Jenkins

CLICK HERE to download the Career Fair Agreement Form


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The Purpose Driven Career

At this interactive panel discussion experienced financial advisors of Edward Jones will share strategies to build and develop your business by finding the best mix of operational efficiencies and business excellence. 

Moderator: Emily Pitts: Principal, Diversity and Inclusion, Edward Jones

Damon Strickland: Financial Advisor, Edward Jones

Bill Johnson: Financial Advisor, Edward Jones

Chamie Townsend:  Financial Advisor, Edward Jones

Maximizing Your Digital Brand

Whether you are just entering the workforce, looking to make a career change or starting your own business how you show up online is important to your career. Learn how to use LinkedIn to build your professional presence and stand out within this competitive job market.

Jacqueline Jones: Strategic Partnerships, Diversity and Inclusion, LinkedIn



Generations That Work

In many organizations, up to five generations are currently working together. Learn how you can use your generational label to your advantage in your career.

Moderator: Kenneth Johnson: President, East Coast Executives

Wanda Starr-Ferguson: Inclusion and Diversity Specialist, Edward Jones

Aerial Ellis: Managing Principal, Advisory 83

Tiffaney D. Hunter: Marketing & Communications Leader, Tiffaney Dale Agency

Executive Session: His & Hers Tech

Engage in a passionate discussion on what is being done and what still needs to be done to increase diversity in the tech industry. Gain tips on how leading executives in the tech field have earned their roles and get a view from the top as we discuss what diversity looks like from the male and female perspective.

Torin Ellis: Diversity Strategist & Author

Linda Clemons: CEO, Sisterpreneur Inc.

Bernard Coleman: Global Head of Diversity and Inclusion, Uber


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