CONCORD, CA - DECEMBER 17: A job seeker shakes hands with a potential employer during the "Put Your Talent to Work" job and resource expo December 17, 2008 in Concord, California. The California Employment Development Department hosted the job fair that was geared towards unemployed contruction, real estate and mortgage workers. Over 1,200 people attended the event that had been expected to draw closer to 400. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
With California facing a 13 percent unemployment rate, NBC 7/39 News in the Morning has created "Jobs Week," a time during May devoted to employment. During this week, viewers will have the opportunity to make a pitch for their next job on the show.
For those who are interested, here are the instructions: send us a 30 second video of your pitch explaining why you should be hired, along with your contact information (name and e-mail address).
Who knows, your future employer may be watching so why not give it a shot? Send all submissions to email@example.com.