Prior to the youth summit, participants must attend a workshop Tuesday, Wednesday or April 20 to work on their resumes, learn how to dress for an interview and discuss the importance of making a good first impression.
“When they meet with the employers, they’re going to have that resume they created. They’ll feel more comfortable talking with employers about the skills they have,” Burton said.
For more information or to register for the City of Kokomo Youth Summit and Networking Event: “What about you?”, visit http://conta.cc/P0bMtj, like the event’s Facebook page or follow @14KokomoYS on Twitter.
Education reporter Lauren Fitch can be reached at 765-454-8587, by email at email@example.com or on Twitter @LaurenBFitch.