Walmart to host career fair at Essence Fest

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Walmart is promoting entrepreneurship and holding its first-ever career recruiting event at Essence Fest 2019 with two new exciting opportunities this year.

Career Recruitment Booth: Have you ever considered a leadership career at Walmart? On Friday and Saturday, July 5—6, from 9am—4pm CT Walmart is hosting its first-ever career recruiting event booth during Essence Fest at the Contemporary Arts Center. Walmart is specifically looking to recruit talent for leadership positions in their corporate office, in their stores and beyond. Stop by and learn about the wide array of career opportunities and benefits. For more information, visit:

Career Recruitment Booth

  • Friday and Saturday, July 5-6, 9am—4pmCT at the Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp Street, New Orleans, LA 70130-3908

The Women’s Empowerment Forum Powered By Walmart: On Friday at 10am CT, Walmart is hosting the Women’s Empowerment Forum at the Morial Convention Center. Renowned entrepreneurs Renae Bluitt, Janice Bryant Howroyd, and the McBride Sisters will give tips and lead a discussion to help seasoned, new and developing entrepreneurs learn from successful black women business owners, Walmart leaders and address the importance of having a diverse supply chain inclusion. 25 pre-selected businesses will receive a special invitation to a luncheon with Walmart leaders. Register at

Women’s Empowerment Forum Powered by Walmart

  • Friday, July 5, 10am CT at Morial Convention Center, 3rd Floor, Rooms 343 and 344

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