Student & Alumni Job Fairs

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Job & Internship Fairs

Fall 2015:

Fall Job & Internship Fair

Wednesday, October 14th
1:00-4:00pm
University Center Ballrooms
All Majors!

Employers Attending the Fair (Information updated periodically. For the most updated list, log into Bears Career Connection and go to "Career Events" and "View Employers")

Fall Teacher Employment Days (TED)

Tuesday, October 27th
10 :00am-4:00pm
University Center Ballrooms

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Success Tips for Attending a Job Fair

What to do before attending a fair or networking event:

  1. Develop your resume using Resume Creator in Bears Career Connection
  2. Have your resume reviewed by a Career Counselor
    1. Meet with a Career Counselor during fall/spring semester drop-in hours 12-3 pm Monday - Friday or call (970) 351-2127 to make an appointment.
  3. See a list of employers attending by creating an account on Bears Career Connection.
    1. Once you are logged in, click on "Career Events"
    2. Click "Search"
    3. Click on the name of the fair you will attend
    4. Click "View Employers Attending"
    5. Cick "Search" and you will see the latest list of registered employers and internship sites.
  4. Research companies of interest
    1. Go over their website including things such as their mission statement, values, populations they serve learn about the company so that you can speak with the recruiters specifically about their company.
  5. Apply online before the event to demonstrate you are serious about a job opportunity.
  6. Know how to dress and prepare for talking to recruiters.
    1. Visit Career Services' Pinterest boards on Making Connections (Networking) and Work Style boards, "Business Casual" for dressy business casual attire and "Business Professional" for typical business professional interview attire.
  7. After the event, make sure to follow-up with the employers by sending a thank you note.

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What is a Job Fair? 

 

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