Transition Expo 2017


People don’t just need to plan for college. They have to plan for life, and the Transition Expo can help. This unique expo connects students, recent grads, and job seekers with colleges, universities, employers, and others. In other words, it helps people transition from where they are to where they need to be. The expo will be on Nov. 14, and admission is free. You should register to ensure you have a spot though. High school students should go to the Fort Smith Convention Center between 7:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. All others can attend between 5:00 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.

You know the expo will have colleges and employers there. Let’s look at what else you can expect if you attend.

The Guidance Center

Transitioning from one part of life to another isn’t easy, and you sure could use some guidance along the way. You will get tons of guidance at the expo. You can learn how to write application essays and apply for financial aid. You’ll also learn the art of resume writing and how to ace an interview. The guidance center has everything you need for getting into college and landing a dream job. The team even provides tailored transition plans just for you.

Opportunities for Entrepreneurs

Do you have a big idea but haven’t been able to get it off the ground? The IdeaFame Live Pitch Contest will be held during the event, and it could be your big chance. You’ll have 60 seconds to make your pitch, so make it good. The judges are giving out multiple startup prizes of $1,000, so you can get some much-needed cash to get your idea off the ground.

Learn to Overcome Your Obstacles

It’s hard to land your dream job if you let obstacles get in your way. The expo will host the Dream Career Summit. Various motivational speakers will take the stage at the summit. They will teach you how to stop letting obstacles get in your way. If you want to reach your dreams once and for all, listen to these speakers and get the motivation you need to move forward.

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