Jacksonville, FL


North Florida Campus
4500 Salisbury Road
32216 Jacksonville, FL
United States
30° 15' 3.2148" N, 81° 35' 30.5592" W
Release Date: 
Friday, May 3, 2013

Preparing for a successful career requires professional planning and guidance. Hiring Our Heroes and University of Phoenix are teaming up to host a complimentary event that will help veterans, active-duty servicemembers and their families prepare for professional success after the military.

Highlights of the Start Strong Event

  • A panel discussion on successful career planning with military experts and University of Phoenix military alumni.
  • Workshop from Phoenix Career Services that offers tips and tools on career planning.
  • Networking session featuring employers and industry association representatives.
  • Community resources and online tools presentation by the American Red Cross.

Friday, May 3, 2013
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Registration starts at 10:30 am
North Florida Campus
4500 Salisbury Road
Jacksonville, FL  32216

Job seekers click here.
Employers click here.
For more information on Start Strong, click here.
Refreshments will be served. Complimentary for veterans, active duty servicemembers and their families, University of Phoenix students and alumni — invite your friends!

North Florida Campus
Whether you earn your degree online or in a classroom setting, you'll get the same benefits we offer all our students—a dedicated team of advisors, small classroom sizes and experienced instructors.  In addition to degree programs, many of our campus locations offer professional development workshops, tutoring, computer labs and other resources designed to give you the support you need to accomplish your academic goals.  Our accessible education has made it possible for nearly half a million working professionals to earn their degrees. Start investing in yourself. Visit one of our locations near you today.

Locations near you:

North Florida Campus
4500 Salisbury Road
Jacksonville, FL, 32216-0959
Phone: 904.636.6645

Oakleaf Learning Center
9775 Crosshill Blvd.
Suite 104
Jacksonville, FL, 32222-5823
Phone: 904.636.6645

Online Tools for Veterans and Spouses

Hiring Our Heroes has launched an online partnership with Military.com to complement our face to face hiring fair efforts across the country.  Veterans can get help writing resumes and interview tips; translating military skills, experience, and training into related civilian careers; and finding current lists of employment opportunities with military-friendly employers. Click below to get the tools you need to find your next career.

Event Date: 
Friday, May 3, 2013