Allison Viverito

Mastering the Art of a Career Fair

Blog Post created by Allison Viverito on Jan 29, 2015

Some of you may be thinking, “Awesome! The ACS Career Fair is coming up and I am totally prepared. I’ve registered, researched the employers, scheduled some meetings, worked on my elevator pitch, and prepared for any question that may come my way.” Others may be a little overwhelmed at the idea of being around and meeting so many people or may not be quite sure where to start. The article, “Mastering the Art of A Career Fair” found on The Muse, features a helpful infographic to guide you in tackling the career fair.

 

The infographic covers topics like how you should dress, how you should prepare beforehand, making the most of your time, making sure you get contact information from everyone you network with, and making sure you have a full stomach before you hit the fair. There are also tips offered on how to best network at career fairs including researching companies, making a good first impression, being succinct, and following up. This infographic, as well as many of the great resources that ACS has available, will help you make the best of the time that you have at the ACS Career Fair. Be sure to visit the Career Navigator page to take advantage of our job seeker tools that will aid you in resume writing and interview strategies, the Salary Calculator that will help you know your worth, and much more!

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