Event Dates: March 22-25, 2021

Career week is a week-long virtual event built for job seekers to come as they are and explore career opportunities in-depth, review area trends and get inspired. Industry and skill experts, featured employers and contest incentives will be part of this unique career exploration experience. Unlock your potential.

Career Week Schedule

Monday: Get Motivated.

Our guest speaker from Urban Dreams will inspire and motivate you to stay focused and reach your own career potential. Get inspired and explore job assessments to get focused on what you want.

Tuesday: Industry Deep Dive.

We'll break down what industries are present in the Cedar Rapids and Iowa City region and what typical skillsets are in demand. Try out an interactive career path tool.

Wednesday: Ask the Expert.

Your job search questions get answered by our panel of local recruiting experts. Questions like "What are local recruiters looking for?", "How do I change careers?", "How do I get experience with no experience?" and more will be reviewed in this on-demand webinar.

Thursday: Network with Job Seekers.

It's extremely isolating to be a job seeker during a pandemic. Join our virtual mixer to share your experience with other job seekers and get some ideas to stay positive while you look for your next step.

Enter to win during Career Week

We have some fun prizes for attendees as a thank you for participating in our first ever, week-long event. Enter to win each day for a chance for an Amazon or Starbucks gift card, or a Reader Rewards card from The Gazette.

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