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Career Advice for People With Criminal Backgrounds

Greetings Job Seekers,
Often time I receive questions about companies hiring people with felons. What to apply for? How to apply? Who is hiring? and so on. 
Here are a few tips to help you in your job search.
Tips #1 Do be persistent, but not rude. If you have a felony conviction it is not acceptable to boldly ask a recruiter if they hire felons via cold call nor face-to-face. Instead apply for the positions using the assigned method, avoid using a chronological resume instead submit a functional resume that highlights your skills that apply to that position, prepare to win the job with a dynamic interview presentation. Advertise yourself as a benefit to the company your previous history may not be a major factor.
Tip #2
If you find that looking for a job the regular way is not getting you fast results. We suggest you take your resume to the streets. Follow these step to get maximum exposure: Create an attract professional body billboard. Pick a street corner with high traffic, …

Detroit Job Fair June 28, 2012

Many other great companies will be ready to interview and hire great candidates. Thursday, June 28, 2012
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Holiday Inn Hotel
17123 North Laurel Park Drive
Livonia, MI 48152

25 Mock Interview Questions

It is important to be prepared for your next interview. Often times job seekers are nervous or ill prepared for the questions that interviewers ask. It is a fact that all interviewers ask the same questions easy, simple or difficult. 

We suggest that candidates practice mock interviewing with several family members they can be your worst and best critics. Here are some interview questions to help you prepare:
Tell me about a time that you didn't work well with a supervisor. What was the outcome and how would you have changed the outcome? Have you worked with someone you didn't like? If so, how did you handle it? How do you get along with older (younger) co-workers? Tell me about a time that you worked conveying technical information to a nontechnical audience. Why do you think you will be successful at this job? Tell me about a time that you participated in a team, what was your role? Tell me about a time when you failed. What would you do differently if you could start your…

(Review) Companies Hiring at May 23 - Job Fair in Rochester Hills

Get Ready to attend the Rochester Hills Job Fair on May 23, 2012! Several companies will be accepting resumes and interviewing top candidates:
Note: This information will update constantly

Grass America, Inc.    (Position Location: Kernersville, NC) Die Maintenance TechnicianTool MakerMachinistProgressive Metal Stamping Press Setup Tech

Value City Furniture (40 positions available  in Michigan) Assistant Manager Home Furnishings Consultant Furniture Delivery Drivers
Aisin Technical Center of America (ATC-A)
Accounting and Finance Administrative Assistant Bilingual Staff (Japanese & Spanish) CAD Specialist EMC Specialist Lab Technician Marketing & Sales Planning Project Engineer Purchasing / Buyer Sales Engineer Yanfeng USA Project Design EngineerProgram Manager (Engineering)Designer (Engineering)Logistic ManagerStrategic Buyer (Purchasing)Non-Production Buyer (Purchasing)Accounting Manager (Sales)KUKA Robotics Corporation
Assistant ControllerField Service TechnicianApplication…

Gentz Aerospace Production Hiring Engineers

Now Hiring Engineers! Apply Today.
Reminder Next Job Fair May 23, 2012 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Concorde Inn Hotel 1919 Starr-Batt Drive Rochester Hills, Michigan Job Fair is free and open to the public. Additional information at www.JobFairGiant.com

Detroit Job Fair May 23, 2012

Event Location: Rochester Hills, MI Date Event: May 23, 2012
JobFairGiant.com is sponsoring the Experienced, Entry-Level and Interns Job Fair.
This hiring event will target experienced candidates with existing career field skills, entry-level candidates seeking new career opportunities and internship trainees.
Hiring employers include Sandler & Travis Trade Advisory Services, Inc., Metlife, Grass America, Kuka Robotics, Fluidyne Fluid Power, Hansons Windows & Siding, Aflac Insurance and many other companies that we guaranteed have immediate hiring needs.
May 23, 2012 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Concorde Inn Hotel 1919 Starr-Batt Drive Rochester Hills, Michigan
Job Fair is free and open to the public. Additional information at www.JobFairGiant.com
Recruiters are ready to interview and discuss hiring opportunities for the following positions: EngineeringOutside Sales RepresentativeCall Center Classification AnalystHuman Resource SpecialistBusiness RepresentativeBusiness Systems EngineerDie …

Hiring Experienced, Entry-Level & Interns at Detroit Job Fair May 23, 2012

Hiring Experienced Candidates - Entry-Level Candidates - Intern Candidates  May 23, 2012 at the Concorde Inn Hotel