4 Things Career Fair Plus Shows Students that Handshake Can’t

Posted by Career Fair Plus on Jun 3, 2019 11:42:00 AM

Many Career Fair Plus customers have found our flexibility and customization to be invaluable and we wanted to share one of the ways that we let schools have it their way. Every school and organization is different with students that have unique needs. Career Services Offices often want to convey information that's specific to their fairs and relevant to their students which can be difficult in a "one size fits all" platform. Enter Career Fair Plus and supplemental imports! All of our customers that also use Handshake, know that we can use Direct Connect to pull in relevant fair data. What only a few also know is that we can import supplemental data that schools collect through survey questions as a part of employer registration. Handshake allows CSOs to collect custom data, but does not provide a way to easily share that data with students. Career Fair Plus makes it easy to setup custom fields and filters for many types of data. Four of the most common examples and why they are important are below.

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Topics: Career Fair, Hosting, Career Fair Mobile App, Technology, Career Fair Plus

How can I eliminate the cost of Career Fair Plus?

Posted by Career Fair Plus on May 8, 2019 3:36:11 PM

With any software purchase, cost is always a concern and Career Fair Plus is no different. We understand that Career Services Offices (CSOs) and other fair organizers don’t have unlimited budget. We start by pricing our service fairly and we strive to provide a tremendous amount of value. At the same time, we have built our costs and features in a way that allows many of our customers to see zero cost for using Career Fair Plus. Below are some ideas that may help you.

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Topics: Career Fair, Hosting, Career Fair Mobile App, Recruiting Fair, career fair planning, Technology, Career Fair Plus

Make Your Next Career Fair A Home Run With These Creative Ideas

Posted by Career Fair Plus on Mar 8, 2019 9:17:57 AM

Have you noticed a drop in attendance at career fairs? With low attendance rates by students, employers tend to stop recruiting at these fairs too. If your career services office is in need of an attendance boost, check out some creative career fair ideas from Career Fair Plus!

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Topics: Hosting, career fair planning, Career Fair Plus

3 Basic Tips To Make Career Fair Hosting Easier

Posted by Career Fair Plus on Oct 15, 2018 11:53:13 AM

Do you have a career fair to plan? Even with a team of people, it seems like an overwhelming task. There are a lot of aspects to keep in mind for career fair hosting. It’s easy to let things unknowingly fall through the cracks. To make career fair hosting easier for you and your team, take a look at these three tips!

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Topics: Hosting, career fair planning, Career Fair Plus

Don't Make These 3 Mistakes at Your Next College Career Fair (Part II: Planning)

Posted by Career Fair Plus on Aug 21, 2018 12:54:38 PM

Planning a college career fair requires a combination of attention to detail and creative problem-solving. How do you put on a successful career fair with a limited budget, overextended staff, and high expectations? Learning from the mistakes of others is always a worthwhile endeavor. Let’s look at three common mistakes and how to avoid them.

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Topics: Career Fair, Hosting, career fair planning