ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines (Mindanao Examiner / Jan. 30, 2009) - In the midst of the global economic meltdown and massive layoffs of workers all around the world, the College of Guidance and Counseling Office (CGCO) of the Ateneo de Zamboanga University will hold a two-day annual job fair on February 12-13 at the Carlos Dominguez Conference Hall, Ateneo Campus.
The Job Fair 2009, with the theme “Oh, The Places You Will Go!,” aims to provide the university’s graduating college students with a range of job opportunities.
CGCO is inviting government agencies and private companies around the city and the region to join and hold job recruitment procedures such as filing applications, testing for employment and job interviews.
CGCO Director Estesa Xaris C. Que-Legaspi believes that over the years Job Fair has been proven to be helpful and beneficial in preparing graduating students for job searching and placement.
She also added that the event itself gives the students a chance to feel and see the complicated world of employment. (Amilbahar Mawallil and Sheri Gay Catague)