How to Nail Your Career Fair-Post Career Fair Follow-Up (part three)

Posted by LearnEarnRetire on Tue, Feb 09, 2016 @ 09:00 AM

One of the most important phases of working a job fair is the follow-up. It is crucial that you take this step seriously because like the first impression you made to the recruiter, this is what they will remember you by. 

Another great point is that most students are horrible at the follow-up, so by doing so in a professional manner you will move up the ladder of consideration.

One critical mistake students make is not following-up with the recruiter after the job fair. This is a big mistake in personal networking.

You want to tie-down with context via email within 12 hours of meeting them. With context? Yes, you tell them it was great meeting them but you go further and re-state some items they said.  Let them know that their insight made their company even more exciting in your eyes if that’s the case (they will love it.)

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Topics: Job Fair, Recruiters, Job Selection

How to Nail Your Career Fair-9 tips to Stand Out the Day of the Fair (Second in a three part series)

Posted by LearnEarnRetire on Thu, Feb 04, 2016 @ 09:00 AM

The big day has finally come. You have made it to the job fair, you are dressed professionally, and are focused on getting that job or internship. So, now what?

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Topics: Job Fair, Recruiters, Network, career

Spend More Time Studying For a Midterm Than Prepping for the Spring Career Fair? Really? Are You Nuts?

Posted by Alan McMillian on Mon, Feb 16, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

Across thousands of campuses this semester there will be a Spring Career Fair, and it is essential to your future that you attend and participate.  It serves a few very important purposes:

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Topics: Job Search, Dream Jobs, Job Fair, Recruiters, Multiple job offers, Network, College, summer jobs, internships

Ultra Organized Job Search - Job Search Radar©

Posted by Alan J. McMillan on Wed, Feb 05, 2014 @ 10:30 AM

Mounting a job search especially with the distractions of your other duties, either on campus or at work, is so busy that it is easy to let things fall between the cracks. This tool will help your for either Job Search or Intern Search.

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Topics: Job Search, Alan McMillan, Job Fair, Recruiters, Dream Jobs, Job Search Radar Tool