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RICHMOND, VA (WWBT)--Richmond Hires is hosting the job fair on Thursday at 11 a.m.
At 6.9%, Virginia's unemployment rate is higher right now compared to last year--but today could help turn that around.
A variety of employers will be seeking workers, including companies like Verizon Wireless, Aflac and Nationwide and Sears home improvement products.
Economists say job fairs like today's are a good and popular way for folks to get back on their feet--and evidence the recession is coming to an end.
If you'd like to attend the job fair--here's the information:
It's today from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza is located at 6531 West Broad Street.
Organizers say even if you don't land a job today--a local career expert will be on hand to help you review your resume--which could help you out in the long run--plus networking is always a good thing.