For most students, career fairs occur between 1-3 times each semester. The time between each employment expo gives students extraordinary time to take advantage of preparation and followup activities.Read more
Career fairs present ideal opportunities for both students and employers. For students, having dozens of employers essentially come to them is a golden chance to make great connections. For employers, they're given a chance to meet and screen candidates for possible internships and post-graduate jobs.
Here are eight best practices for students to consider as they prepare for career fairs on their campuses.Read more
As soon as students start their college courses, they are placed on a track to pursue personal and professional success. No matter the field of study, each student seeks employment as soon as they graduate. While the courses of study are designed to prepare eventual graduates for success in the workplace, there are a number of resources designed to develop these students into outstanding leaders.Read more
We've said it time and time again, career fairs are not the end-all-be-all of finding great jobs. However, when can you find an opportunity when 50+ employers are within such close range?!Read more
The idea of career planning is very intimidating to many college students. Whether you’re a freshmen and not entirely consumed with taking the right steps, or a senior facing the imminence of post-collegiate life, the thought of career development can fill students with varying levels of fear.
Rather than approach your career with fear and intimidation, be proactively positive and confident. The experience and knowledge you acquires during your college years, both in and out of the classroom, will develop skills that will be applied in careers and employment settings.Read more
Attending career fairs seldom result in immediate hires. However, they present golden opportunities for both students and employers.Read more
We recognize that career fairs can be intimidating and difficult to navigate. Whether you’re a freshman, who’s attending to “window shop” and gain an initial understanding of the fair, or a senior looking to find the ideal first job, we want to make the career fair experience fun and meaningful for both students and employers.Read more
Career fairs present incredible opportunities to bolster one’s career. Most students will use the career to seek job and internship interviews, which is precisely why they’re scheduled. Others will also capitalize on the event to make lifelong connections, which will increase their opportunity for success in their future workplaces.Read more
Tough situation. You're on campus and ready to meet with employers, but there no career fairs to attend. What do you do?Read more
Career fairs present great opportunities for students to amplify their career planning. Unfortunately, many college students and recent graduates have never attended a fair. Career fairs taking place on college campuses present ideal networking opportunities, enabling students to meet potential employers. These are great places to advance career plans and make great contacts.Read more