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Centura College Encourages Locals to Explore New Career Opportunities During Their November Community Career Fair

Posted by on Nov 2, 2015 in Adult Education, Career Change, Career Fair, Centura College

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Centura College is giving locals and students another reason to give thanks this November—new career opportunities! The career fair kicks off Thursday, November 12, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Attendance is free and open to the public. Attendees are encouraged to arrive in business attire with résumés in hand.

“With the holidays quickly approaching, we want to get folks working! More than 20 employers will be looking for staff through the busy holiday season, as well as after. This is what we’re all about at Centura College—connecting communities and careers,” said school director, Dale Weiberg.

Featured employers include Verizon, Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina, Home Depot, Kelly Services, Right at Home, Rescare, South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs, Cumulus Radio Corp., Lexington Work Force and more.

Other activities will include campus tours and meet and greets with admissions representatives and financial aid officers. They will also be accepting donations for the local community still affected by recent flooding, such as toiletries, dry goods and anything else that can assist them in their recovery.

Centura College’s Columbia campus is located at 7500 Two Notch Road. For more information about the career fair, call the campus at 803-754-7544.

Centura Campuses Salute Our Veterans

Posted by on Oct 28, 2015 in Adult Education, Career Change, Military Friendly School, Veterans

CNOR Opens New Vets Center

Centura College Norfolk is pleased to announce the opening of our new Veteran Center. It is our goal to be the most veteran friendly and empowering campus in our region by providing excellent service to our students. Our focus is to provide a variety of services that ease the transition from military service to campus life, develop and foster a community culture of past, present and future veterans, and continue to drive awareness of veterans issues, service and benefits. Here at Centura College Norfolk, we take pride in our veterans and will continue to offer them quality service and support through graduation and into rewarding careers.
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How to Change Careers in 2014

Posted by on Jan 6, 2014 in Career Change

How to Change Careers in 2014

How to change careers in 2014 | Centura College

Is your current career choice satisfying your personal, professional and financial growth needs?

As the New Year beams with excitement at the hope of being happier and healthier than ever before, have you given any thought to your career?  Are you satisfied that your current employment situation is sufficient and will fill you with personal, professional and financial growth in the coming year and beyond?  If not, maybe it’s time to learn how to change careers in 2014.  Changing careers (not just jobs!) can be a bit overwhelming.  It will most likely take some time and effort on your part learning about the new profession, its economic outlook, earning potential and skills necessary to be successful in the new field.  If however, once you are finished doing your research, it looks like a career change is right for you, than 2014 is one of the best time to make that change! …Read More Here

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