Bob Hill, district advisor from First Command, chats with a prospect at Post 176 in Springfield, Va. on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018. Photo by Clay Lomneth/The American Legion

Career fair on tap for convention

A Hiring Our Heroes career fair will be held in conjunction with the 100th American Legion National Convention in Minneapolis.

The transition and benefits career fair will be held at 1 p.m. Aug. 28 in the Marquette Ballroom at Hilton Minneapolis, which is adjacent to the Minneapolis Convention Center. Registration for the free event will open soon at https://www.uschamberfoundation.org/event/minneapolis-military-hiring-fa....

Also scheduled that day will be employment workshops covering civilian resumes, federal resumes and financial literacy. Those workshops will begin at 9 a.m. in the Hilton’s Minneapolis Ballroom, Salon C.