Wednesday, July 22Posted: Updated:
Convergys Job fair
Convergys is hosting a job fair today at the South mountains offices. They are looking to fill more than 100 technical support positions, and bilingual entry level customer service positions. The fair starts at 9 am and goes until 1 pm.
Convergys South Mountain offices is located a7 4611 E. Baseline Rd. Phoenix, AZ 85042
Hilton Phoenix/Mesa Career fair
The Hilton Phoenix/ Mesa is hosting a job fair from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. There will be many companies, looking to fill different positions, including sales reps, account executives, retail managers, account managers, insurance salespeople and much more.
Bring plenty of resumes and dress for success.
The Hilton Phoenix/Mesa is located at:
1011 W Holmes Avenue
Mesa, AZ 85210
Parking: Free self-parking
On July 23, Verizon Wireless will be hosting a nationwide virtual career fair. The fair is happening from 9 a.m. to 2:30 pm. The company is looking to fill more than 1,000 positions in sales, customer service and technical support.
To register, connect a LinkedIn account, and/or upload a resume, candidates should visit
Pay Off College
Nancy Tengler of Arizona Bank & Trust shows ways you can pay off college debt by planning ahead, without any borrowing money, and also how to make your debt more manageable with some options.
-Parents can start a 529 plan, which is a tax-advantaged savings plan designed to encourage saving for future college costs.
-Go to an affordable community college first and then transfer to your school of choice.
-Students in high school can also take college credits in AP classes and may be able to earn enough credits to be an upperclassman.
-If you can, and are working while in college, pay as you go. Some loans allow you to start making payments while in school.
If you already owe money, shop around for a good interest rate; consolidate higher interest loans for a lower interest rate.
Public service jobs like teachers, firefighters, nurses and those who work in non-profits will sometimes qualify for loan forgiveness (you typically must make10 years or 120 months of on-time payments to qualify for loan forgiveness).
Hurricane Grill and Wings
On July 27 and 28, Hurricane Grill & Wings will be offering 5 free wings for every 24-count of case of water donated. The water will be donated to the homeless in Phoenix.
Hurricane Grill & Wings in Surprise - 11349 W. Bell Road, Surprise, AZ 85378
Hurricane Grill & Wings in Chandler - 7450 W. Chandler Road, Chandler, AZ 85226
Flower Child Yoga
Flower Child in Scottsdale will be hosting yoga for the first time. Classes will be lead by Flower Child ambassadors and yoga instructors, Anton Holmes Mackey and Beau Ash. They are asking for a 20 dollar donation for the class. All of the proceeds will be donated to Feed the Soul, which benefits NO Kid Hungry
Class begins on Saturday, July 25 at 7 a.m., and they ask that you bring your own mat. Space is limited so you are asked to RSVP at 480-240-4400.
Flower Child Scottsdale
10460 N. 90th Street
Scottsdale, Arizona 85258