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What to Expect

Over 100 employers from industries like retail, technology, health care, hospitality, banking and more all looking for star employees like you! Plus, take advantage of career resources to help make your employment dream a reality.


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  • Portrait Studio

    Portrait Studio

    Visit the Portrait Studio where you can receive a free professional portrait. This is a great service for those who do not have a professional picture for social networking sites like LinkedIn. Our Portrait Studio is one of our most popular resources at the event – be sure to get in line early to get your head shots! Steve Walter, professional portrait photographer, returns in 2019. See his work here.

  • Pop Up
    Career Center

    Pop Up Career Center

    The Goodwill Pop Up Career Center provides job seekers 15 minutes of one-on-one attention with a professional career coach. Need to develop an elevator pitch or want a review of your resume? Don’t miss your chance to get individualized assistance to take your career to new heights!

  • Job Seeker Lounge

    Job Seeker Lounge

    Have an application to fill out or just need a place to break from the action? The Job Seeker Lounge provides chairs, couches, tables and water to relax and regroup.

  • Copy Center

    Copy Center

    Did you do everything to prepare for a successful event but forgot to make copies of your resume? Our Copy Center will provide 15 free resume copies to each job seeker. However, this is a busy resource and we strongly encourage you to bring several copies of your resume.

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Career Expo Prep Workshop

Call your local Career Center to register for our Career Expo Prep Workshops - Date TBD.

Employer Map

Plan your day at the Expo by downloading a map of all employers. Map available 1 week prior to the event.


Venue Details


Connecticut Convention Center

  • Ballroom Level 6
  • 100 Columbus Blvd
  • Hartford, CT 06103

The Convention Center has street and garage parking. The Center's main lobby is located on Columbus Blvd. and accessible from level P1 of the parking garage.


There is an attached parking garage to the Connecticut Convention Center operated by LAZ. The following rates apply:

$3 for the 1st hour
$2 for each additional hour

Additional parking is available at the Connecticut Science Center garage, Front Street South garage and Front Street North garage.

Public Transportation

There are multiple public service lines serving downtown Hartford. Visit your preferred line to plan your trip.


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