Talk & Tour Career Series

Talk and Tour logoThe Talk & Tour Series is a evening career exploration program designed to increase awareness of diverse careers available in high demand career sectors.

Through an informal "talk show style" format, a panel of professionals in select industries will share their own career path, the inside scoop on what their jobs are really like, along with their perspective on what you can do to prepare for a career that interests you.  This is your chance to ask questions, get valuable career information and take an action step in figuring out your own career direction.  A tour of the host site will provided, with a special focus on seeing the latest technology and innovation happening in the workplace. Each month a new industry/segment/topic will be highlighted.

Parents/guardians are welcome to attend the Talk & Tour event with their student!

All Talk & Tour events are scheduled from 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM unless otherwise specified.
Light refreshments will be served. 


 

Careers in Biomedical Technology & Manufacturing

October 2, 2018

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Register here for the October 2, 2018 Careers in Biomedical Technology & Manufacturing event

 

Careers in Health & Orthopaedics

Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan logo

October 16, 2018

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Register here for the October 16, 2018 Careers in Health & Orthpaedics event

 

Careers in Manufacturing

Lacks Enterprises, Inc logo

October 16, 2018

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Register here for the October 16, 2018 Careers in Manufacturing event

 

Careers in Public Health

Kent County Health Department Logo, Kent County Michigan

October 23, 2018

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Register here for the October 23, 2018 Careers in Public Health event

 

Careers in Finance & Accounting

Plante Moran logo

November 6, 2018

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Register here for the November 6, 2018 Careers in Finance & Accounting event

 

Careers in Architecture & Engineering

December 4, 2018

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Register here for the December 4, 2018 Careers in Architecture & Engineering event


 

Careers in Interior Design & Sales

Custer Logo

December 11, 2018

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Register here for the December 11, 2018 Careers in Interior Design & Sales event

 

Careers in Rehabilitation & Therapy

Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital Logo

December 18, 2018

3:30 - 5:00 PM*

Register here for the December 18, 2018 Careers in Rehabilitation & Therapy event

 

Careers in Engineering & Construction

February 5, 2019

Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber architectural firm logo

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Register here for the February 5, 2019 Careers in Engineering & Construction event

 

Careers in Rehabilitation & Therapy

Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital Logo

February 19, 2019

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Register here for the February 19, 2019 Careers in Rehabilitation & Therapy event

 

Careers in Mental Health

Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services link

February 26, 2019

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Register here for the February 26, 2019 Careers in Mental Health Services event

 

Careers in Public Safety & Law Enforcement

March 5, 2019

Grand Rapids Police Department Logo

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Register here for the March 5, 2019 Careers in Public Safety & Law Enforcement event

 

Careers in Engineering & Construction

March 12, 2019

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Register here for March 12, 2019 Careers in Engineering & Construction

 

Careers in Music & Communication

March 12, 2019

Grand Rapids Symphony Logo

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Register here for the March 12 Careers in Music & Communication event

 

Careers in Pharmacy & Health Sciences

March 19, 2019

Meijer Pharmacy Logo

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Register here for the March 12 Careers in Pharmacy event

 

Careers in Pharmacy

Cherry Health logo

April 16, 2019

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Register here for the April 16 Careers in Pharmacy & Health Sciences event

 

Careers in Rehabilitation & Therapy

Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital Logo

April 23, 2019

3:30 - 5:00 PM*

Register here for the April 23 Careers in Rehabilitation Therapy event

*Please note different start & end times for this event.

 

The Entrepreneur's Journey

Start Garden logo

April 30, 2019

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Register here for the April 30 Entrepreneur's Journey event

 

Careers in Health & Orthopaedics

Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan logo

May 14, 2019

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Register here for the May 14 Careers in Health & Orthopaedics event

 

Upcoming Events

October 2
Talk & Tour: Careers in Biomedical Technology & Manufacturing
6:00 PM
Medbio, Inc., 5346 36th St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49512, USA
Talk & Tour: Careers in Biomedical Technology & Manufacturing
Oct 2
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Medbio, Inc., 5346 36th St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49512, USA
Career Readiness Event Calendar
Students, you and your parents or guardians are encouraged to attend this valuable career preparation event.

The Talk & Tour Series is an evening career exploration program designed to increase awareness of diverse careers available in high demand career sectors. Through an informal "talk show style" format, a panel of professionals in select industries will share their own career path, the inside scoop on what their jobs are really like, along with their perspective on what you can do to prepare for a rewarding career that matches your interests, abilities, and the job market.

This is your chance to ask questions, get valuable career information and take an important action step in figuring out your own career direction. A tour of the host site will provided, with a special focus on seeing the latest technology and innovation happening in the workplace.

Registration for our Talk & Tour events opens one month before each event.
Visit http://www.kentisd.org/instructional-services/career-readiness/students/programs/talk--tour-career-series/ to get more information or to register for this event.

Each month new industries, segments, or topics will be highlighted.
Visit the KISD Career Readiness website listed above to see other careers highlighted and more tour options.
October 16
Talk & Tour: Careers in Health/Orthopaedics
6:00 PM
Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan, 1111 Leffingwell Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525, USA
Talk & Tour: Careers in Health/Orthopaedics
Oct 16
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan, 1111 Leffingwell Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525, USA
Career Readiness Event Calendar
Students, you and your parents or guardians are encouraged to attend this valuable career preparation event.

The Talk & Tour Series is an evening career exploration program designed to increase awareness of diverse careers available in high demand career sectors. Through an informal "talk show style" format, a panel of professionals in select industries will share their own career path, the inside scoop on what their jobs are really like, along with their perspective on what you can do to prepare for a rewarding career that matches your interests, abilities, and the job market.

This is your chance to ask questions, get valuable career information and take an important action step in figuring out your own career direction. A tour of the host site will provided, with a special focus on seeing the latest technology and innovation happening in the workplace.

Registration for our Talk & Tour events opens one month before each event.
Visit http://www.kentisd.org/instructional-services/career-readiness/students/programs/talk--tour-career-series/ to get more information or to register for this event.

Each month new industries, segments, or topics will be highlighted.
Visit the KISD Career Readiness website listed above to see other careers highlighted and more tour options.
Talk & Tour: Careers in Manufacturing
6:00 PM
Lacks Enterprises
Talk & Tour: Careers in Manufacturing
Oct 16
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Lacks Enterprises
Career Readiness Event Calendar
Students, you and your parents or guardians are encouraged to attend this valuable career preparation event.

The Talk & Tour Series is an evening career exploration program designed to increase awareness of diverse careers available in high demand career sectors. Through an informal "talk show style" format, a panel of professionals in select industries will share their own career path, the inside scoop on what their jobs are really like, along with their perspective on what you can do to prepare for a rewarding career that matches your interests, abilities, and the job market.

This is your chance to ask questions, get valuable career information and take an important action step in figuring out your own career direction. A tour of the host site will provided, with a special focus on seeing the latest technology and innovation happening in the workplace.

Registration for our Talk & Tour events opens one month before each event.
Visit http://www.kentisd.org/instructional-services/career-readiness/students/programs/talk--tour-career-series/ to get more information or to register for this event.

Each month new industries, segments, or topics will be highlighted.
Visit the KISD Career Readiness website listed above to see other careers highlighted and more tour options.
October 23
Talk & Tour Career Series: Careers in Public Health
6:00 PM
Kent County Health Department, 700 Fuller Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA
Talk & Tour Career Series: Careers in Public Health
Oct 23
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Kent County Health Department, 700 Fuller Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA
Career Readiness Event Calendar
Students, you and your parents or guardians are encouraged to attend this valuable career preparation event.

The Talk & Tour Series is an evening career exploration program designed to increase awareness of diverse careers available in high demand career sectors. Through an informal "talk show style" format, a panel of professionals in select industries will share their own career path, the inside scoop on what their jobs are really like, along with their perspective on what you can do to prepare for a rewarding career that matches your interests, abilities, and the job market.

This is your chance to ask questions, get valuable career information and take an important action step in figuring out your own career direction. A tour of the host site will provided, with a special focus on seeing the latest technology and innovation happening in the workplace.

Registration for our Talk & Tour events opens one month before each event.
Visit http://www.kentisd.org/instructional-services/career-readiness/students/programs/talk--tour-career-series/ to get more information or to register for this event.

Each month new industries, segments, or topics will be highlighted.
Visit the KISD Career Readiness website listed above to see other careers highlighted and more tour options.
October 24
Kenowa Hills High School College & Career Day
9:00 AM
Kenowa Hills High School, 3825 Hendershot Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49544, USA
Kenowa Hills High School College & Career Day
Oct 24
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Kenowa Hills High School, 3825 Hendershot Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49544, USA
Career Readiness Community Activities Calendar
Email Pamela Flint at pflint@khps.org and Diane Brewster at dbrewster@khps.org to secure your spot!