“Workshop attendees will be introduced to a range of topics; from job search strategies, career decision-making, and current occupational labor-market conditions; to resume writing, cover letter preparation, and interview techniques. eMerging Entrepreneurs has also aligned with local resource groups like Suited-N-Success; who will offer personal development training and recommendations of interview-quality business attire to men and women who want to make a great first impression! Sessions will include (but are not limited to):
“Sessions are scheduled throghout the calendar year, and are held at the Emily K. Center, located downtown Durham at: 904 W. Chapel Hill Street, Durham, NC 27701. Registration is FREE to all veterans, reservists, active-duty service-members, and their immediate family members.”
“eMerging Entrepreneurs, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, that extends Small Business services to veterans, military spouses, urban youth, and other under-served communities. As a result of their efforts, eMerging Entrepreneurs’ Executive Director T.J. Breeden has received a number of awards and endorsements; among them the White House’s “Champions of Change” award (in conjunction with President Obama’s Winning the Future” initiative), the US Small Business Administration’s “Veteran Entrepreneurship Advocate of the Year” award, and the 2014 “Dr. John Hope Franklin Humanitarian of the year” award.”
“We believe that “Service to Success” work in conjunction with our entrepreneurship platform, in that our commitment to supporting veteran-led startups in turn creates the need to better prepare a veteran-led workforce! So, just as our programs aim to serve local entrepreneurs, we also want to be a resource to local heroes attempting to navigate through what can be a challenging period of economic and social transition.”
— T.J. Breeden, Founder & Executive Director
ChampsCon™ is an independent conference, and a component of eMerging Entrepreneurs' “Economic Advancement project.” ISBN-13: 978-1441434227 | ISBN-10: 1441434224. © 2014. This program in no way suggests partnerships with any other federal program or initiative. Parallax Images courtesy of eMerging Entrepreneurs, Inc. Additional images courtesy of Getty Images and other internet sources. All Rights Reserved. Website Powered by the IbL Media Group.