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Career Conference gathers local students

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Local students got a chance to sharpen their job skills Thursday morning.  The Northern Indiana Career Development Conference took place at the Kroc Center. 

100 students from 15 different high schools participated in the conference.  They competed in 10 different career-development categories like financial literacy and social services. 

Students we spoke to say the program was very helpful.  "They don't just say, 'here you go, go out and do this stuff.'  They actually help you.  They take the time to help you know what you're doing," says Tara Beck a senior participating in the conference.

The top students from the conference will move on to the state competition in Indianapolis.

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