E-News Bulletin - February 16 2015

This issue of the Greek Ladders E-News Bulletin features campus career fairs, Greek Ladders sponsored events, recently added employers, and career planning tips.

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Our Career Network continues to grow

The number of employers and candidates using the network to make career connections has nearly doubled since the beginning of the fall semester. As of today, we're busy connecting candidates affiliated with 81 college campuses to outstanding small-to-large businesses and non-profit organizations.

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The list of employers we're connecting includes:

  • Amazon
  • AXA Advisors
  • Crescent Crown Distributing
  • CVirtual
  • Enterprise Rent-A-Car
  • Immunize Nevada
  • New York Life
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • Quicken Loans
  • Vanguard
  • Yelp

 


Campus Career Fairs

Many career fairs take place on campuses affiliated by candidates utilizing our career network. These include:

Monday, February 16
University of Arizona - Engineering Student Council Expo Career Fair (iExpo) - LINK

Tuesday, February 17
Indiana University of Pennsylvania- Career Fair - LINK
Purdue University - Professional Practice Career Fair - LINK
University of Arizona - Health Professions Fair - LINK
University of Denver - Reverse Career Fair- LINK 
University of Pittsburgh - School of Engineering Co-op Job Fair - LINK 
Western Oregon University - Internship and Volunteering Fair - LINK

Wednesday, February 18
Appalachian State University - Outdoor Jobs Fair - LINK 
George Mason University - Spring Career Fair - LINK 
University of Arizona - Reverse Career Fair - LINK
University of California-Berkeley - Internship & Summer Job Fair - LINK
University of Central Florida - All Majors Fair - LINK
University of Denver - Winter Career and Internship Fair - LINK
University of Maryland - Spring Career and Internship Fair - LINK
University of Montana - Big Sky Employment and Academic Enrichment Fair - LINK
University of Nevada - Summer Job & Internship Expo - LINK 
University of Oklahoma - Spring Career Fair - LINK
University of Pittsburgh - Career Fair - Engineering, Science, Math, Health, Information Science, Computer Science - LINK
University of West Georgia - College of Education Career Fair - LINK

Thursday, February 19
Appalachian State University - Career Fest - LINK
California Polytechnic University-Pomona - Hospitality Career Expo - LINK
George Mason University - Spring Career Fair - LINK
University of Arizona - Career Showcase - LINK
University of California-Berkeley - Internship & Summer Job Fair - LINK
University of Maryland - Spring Career and Internship Fair - LINK
University of Pittsburgh - Career Fair - Liberal Arts, Social Sciences, Business - LINK

Friday, February 20
University of Maryland - Spring Career and Internship Fair - LINK


Ways to take advantage of career fairs

Here are eight best practices for students to consider as they prepare for career fairs on their campuses.

  • Bring a resume
  • Dress appropriately
  • Clean your online brand
  • Conduct research
  • Don’t window shop
  • Ask questions
  • Collect business cards - CLICK HERE to learn about a bonus
  • Follow up

Follow these eight best practices and you'll be leaps ahead of fellow students on the career launch path. Click here for full descriptions of each.


Upcoming events hosted or sponsored by Greek Ladders

February 24
University of Arizona - How to Sell Anything Career Workshop - Info/RSVP

February 25
University of Arizona - Career Branding & Networking Workshop - Info/RSVP

March 3
University of Arizona - Careers in Business Panel - Info/RSVP

March 4
University of Arizona - How to Get the Most Out of Your College Experience - Info/RSVP

March 5
University of Nevada - All-Greek Networking Night - Student Info/RSVP ... Alumnus/Leader Info/RSVP


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