Job Fairs & Events

Event:Employment Assistance Workshop for National Guard, Reserves, veterans and their spouses
Date:April 1, 2013
Time:1 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Location:Crowne Plaza Hotel
4728 Constitution Ave., Baton Rouge, LA

Tina Kingston, with ESGR/H2H at 318-268-7070


Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, and Hero 2 Hired


The Louisiana committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve as part of the Hero 2 Hired program ( will conduct an Employment Assistance Workshop for all current and former members of the National Guard, Reserves, veterans and their spouses. The workshop will take place one day prior to the veterans and general public job fair by the Louisiana Workforce Commission, which is also being held at the same facility. The EAW is intended to prepare unemployed/under employed Guard, Reserve, veterans and their spouse for the job fair. Classes will be provided to allow each person to sign up for H2H and receive active training about seeking employment to fit their skill set. Each individual will be appraised for their strengths and weaknesses, career exploration, strategies for job searching, preparing for interview, and dress for success, body language and follow up interviews. All in a compressed scheduled. Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve is a Department of Defense agency established in 1972 to develop and maintain employer support for Guard and Reserve service. ESGR advocates relevant initiatives, recognizes outstanding support, increases awareness of applicable laws, and resolves conflict between service members and employers. Paramount to ESGR's mission is encouraging employment of Guardsmen and Reservists who bring integrity, global perspective and proven leadership to the civilian workforce. For more information about ESGR Outreach Programs, or ESGR volunteer opportunities, please call 800-336-4590 or visit

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