Follow us on Linked In! Visit the Career Prospectors company page for more information!

  • The company page lets members share news and opportunities with our members. 

Join the Career Prospectors Group on LinkedIn!

  • This page is reserved for current and past active members of Career Prospectors, and recruiters.
  • This is a great resource for finding helpful contacts at companies you are targeting. Everyone in this group has been unemployed and got help through Career Prospectors, and so most are very responsive when you reach out to network.
  • Request to join this group! If your LinkedIn profile does not clearly indicate you are currently in transition (#OpenToWork) please send a note indicating your reason for joining this Richmond, VA, area group.


Find out about our regularly scheduled meetings on MeetUp!

  • All Career Prospector meetings are scheduled on MeetUp. Here you will find when and where the next meeting is scheduled and what topic will be covered.
  • Create a free MeetUp account to join the Career-Prospectors MeetUp community and to get notified of upcoming events!
  • The purpose of this group is to support each other in our pursuit of rejoining the workforce.
    • At each meeting we each share who we are, what our career goals are and what employers we would like to meet. Sometimes leads are found this way for members!
    • The topics are about how to market yourself, what to know in a job search and how to really research the industries you aspire to work for. Sometimes MeetUp events ask you to prepare things for a topic. This helps build up experience for your job seeking effort!

Employers and Recruiters

If you are a recruiter or professional and would like to visit you may do so by attending one of our Tuesday morning meetings.

  • Title of position – 200 characters or less
  • Description of the position with contact information – less than 4000 characters
  • Must be in MS Word document or  text in the body of the email


Volunteer Opportunities

    • If you would be interested in presenting a topic, appropriate to a professional job seeker, at one of the weekly meetings contact Charlie Wood
    • If you have any tools and/or templates appropriate to a professional job seeker, that you would like to share, contact Charlie Wood
    • If you have a networking event, appropriate for a professional job seeker, that you would like to posted on the Career Prospectors MeetUp site , contact  Charlie Wood