Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce Career Connections (C4)
Friday, January 8, 2021
The Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce Invites High School Juniors and Sophomores to Participate
What is it?
Chamber of Commerce Career Connections (C4) is a one day, Tyler Area Business Education Council & Chamber of Commerce hosted program, which links students and real-world workplace experiences. The goal is to provide Smith County students with the opportunity to begin career exploration during their final high school years by connecting them to over 60 local, premier, business professionals.
C4 is a relaxed discussion format, which allows business professionals to spark student conversation by sharing work experiences, successful moments, challenges and personal backgrounds. These sessions are interactive, allowing students to ask questions and share concerns. Students will experience a hands-on interviewing and résumé review with human resource professionals Students will benefit from the expertise of local finance professionals to learn simple and basic ways to manage their money.
How can students participate?
Students will complete an application, write a brief essay on career goals and submit a current resume, which will be used for the review session.
Students will also choose a career area of interest and a “soft skill” topic for two of their four sessions. The two additional sessions, Financial Literacy and Mock Interviews/Resume Review, are mandatory. Application packets are available through your campus counselor or coordinator.
Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources
Architecture & Construction
Arts, Audio Video Technology, & Communications
Business, Marketing & Finance
Education & Training
Law & Public Service
How to Get into College
How to Survive College
How to Stand Out from the Crowd
How to Maximize Your Success
Resume Review/Mock Interviewing
Adams Engineering & Development Consultants
Baylor Scott & White Texas Spine & Joint Hospital
Capstone College & Career Advising
Christus Trinity Mother Frances Health System
City of Tyler
Cooperative Teachers Credit Union
East Texas Lighthouse for the Blind
Gollob Morgan Peddy
Goodwill Industries of East Texas
Northeast Texas Public Health District
Patterson-UTI Management Services
Roberts & Roberts Law Firm
ServPro of Tyler
Texas Bank and Trust
Tyler Economic Development Council
Tyler Fire Department
Tyler Junior College
Tyler Police Department
University of Texas at Tyler
UT Health East Texas EMS
UT Health Science Center at Tyler
Winning Edge Employment Services
Workforce Solutions East Texas