In today’s world, everything is more convenient thanks to technology. With a few clicks you can have your Christmas gifts ordered, groceries delivered, and event tickets bought. Why not find a new job online? Gone are the days of having to be somewhere physically in order to get something accomplished. However, there are still benefits to attending a career fair in person, rather than searching through job postings online.
Employers set up booths at job fairs to meet and screen a large number of potential candidates in a short time. If you are attending a job fair, your goal is to avoid being screened out and move to the next step of the hiring process – usually to visit the company’s offices. Here are 5 things you need to know before you attend a job fair.
When you go through the trouble of planning a job fair, you want it to be successful. However, with so many details to juggle, it's easy to make mistakes. Luckily, most mistakes are easy to fix or work around. But beware, there are some mistakes that can impact the success of your job fair. Here are three of the biggest makes you need to avoid.