‘Things are looking up’ for job seekers, employers
By Alan Yonan Jr.
Sept. 21, 2011
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DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM Milisava Emery, left, and Jessica Fernandez were among the job seekers at the Job Quest Fair held Tuesday at the Neal Blaisdell Center. The 168 employers recruiting at the fair were the most since a job fair in 2008.
DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM Oreena Magallanes kissed her 6-month-old granddaughter, Zylistye Magallanes, as Zylistye’s mother, Alyssa Magallanes, filled out one of her eight job applications at the Job Quest Fair at Neal Blaisdell Center Exhibition Hall. Oreena Magallanes, whose other daughter and son were also at the job fair, also filled out several applications of her own.