February 13, 2020

Events

In addition to this year’s Expo, we are co-sponsoring these related events for Expo attendees and exhibitors. For those that require registration, please follow the associated link.


Diversity and Inclusion Session: Best Recruiting & HR Practices
March 5, 2020, 3-5 PM
Mary D. Pretlow Library
111 W Ocean View Ave.
Norfolk, VA 23503

Produced by HRBOR, this session is open to all businesses, organizations and government agencies seeking to build a diverse workforce. Learn how to implement diversity and inclusion policies and procedures in your recruiting efforts and HR practices. Registration required on or before March 1


Vendor Blender for Exhibitors and Recruiters
March 12, 5-7 PM
Starving Artist Cafe
4408 Colley Ave.
Norfolk, VA 23508

Join other Expo exhibitors for a meet and greet and Q&A session with the Expo producers. By invitation only.


LGBTQ Career Success Workshop: Communication Skills for Job-Seekers
March 17, 1:30 – 3:30 PM
ODU Campus, exact location TBD

ODU’s Human Resources department will present this free workshop geared specifically to the LGBTQ job-seeker. Learn to speak with confidence to individuals and small groups supported by body language. Be able to respond with agility to the unexpected. Free to Expo attendees. Pre-registration required.


LGBTQ Career Success Workshop: Dressing For Success
March 18, 1:30 – 3:30 PM
ODU Campus, exact location TBD

Trans man Airik Snyder will present this free workshop geared specifically to the LGBTQ job-seeker. For non-binary and trans people, dressing in the workplace can be a challenge. Snyder offers tips from his personal experience. Free to Expo attendees. Pre-registration required.


LGBTQ Career Success Workshop: Presentation Skills You Can Use
March 20, 1:30 – 3:30 PM
ODU Campus, exact location TBD

ODU’s Human Resources department will present this free workshop geared specifically to the LGBTQ job-seeker. Presentation is key in the job interview as well as your career. Gain basic presentation skills you can put to work now. Free to Expo attendees. Pre-registration required.


LGBTQ Career Success Workshop: Mastering the Art of Time Management
March 20, 1:30 – 3:30 PM
ODU Campus, exact location TBD

ODU’s Human Resources department will present this free workshop geared specifically to the LGBTQ job-seeker. Learn easy-to-implement time management skills that apply to your job search as well as your daily life. Free to Expo attendees. Pre-registration required.


LGBTQ Career Success Workshop: Dressing For Success
Date and Time TBD

Transman Arick Snyder will present on how to dress in a professional environment for non-binary, gender fluid, and transgender employees and jobseekers.


Big Blue’s Boutique
March 20, 11 AM – 2 PM
Williamsburg Room, ODU’s Webb Center, Room 2231

Hosted by ODU Career Development Services, Big Blue’s Boutique offers free professional clothing appropriate for all identities. Free.


Breaking the Ice
Saturday, March 21, 12 – 5 PM
Constant Hall, ODU Campus

Join us for the revival of the Breaking the Ice Conference! ODU’s original Pride Celebration is back. Speakers, workshops, queer market, free food, community. Free.