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Online Fairs: How They Work


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Online fairs are a new, exciting way to connect with potential employers from across the nation from the comfort of your own computer!

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How to Participate:

Make sure to follow these steps to join in the conversation:

Step 1

Register to attend the event. You will receive an email with instructions on how to set-up your online profile prior to the fair beginning.

Step 2

Research who is attending the fair. Registrations update in real time so check back to make a list of the companies you wish to talk to.

Step 3

When the event is live, select an organization of interest and "Get in line". You will have one-on-one timed conversations with the recruiter. Review How to Prepare to make this conversation as meaningful as possible.

Remember: Each conversation is timed. You will have 15 minutes to talk to each recruiter. Watch the timer during your conversation.

Step 4

Take notes after your time with the recruiter ends and send a thank you email after the fair.

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