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is brought to you by:

How to Work a Career Fair

100 Holtz Hall

Manhattan, KS 66506

www.k-state.edu/ces ces@k-state.edu (785) 532-6506


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How to Work a Career Fair

Kerri Day Keller, Director

Career & Employment Services


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Kansas State UniversityAll-University Career Fair


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What Do I Want Out of the Fair?

  • Learn about opportunities & employers

  • Identify openings

  • Test out job search skills

  • Network and get advice

  • Land a JOB!


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What Should I Do BEFORE


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Prepare Job Search Tools

Resume

Networking Card

Willy Wildcat

May 2007 graduate in Sociology seeking public relations position with a non-profit organization

Mid-Campus Drive willy@k-state.edu

Manhattan, KS 66506 785-532-6506

www.k-state.edu/willyswebpage


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Identify Job Targets

  • Review job functions and industries

  • Inventory qualifications

  • Prepare introductory “commercial”


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Ten Second Sound Bite

  • I have……

    • Experience - Degree - Skills

  • I’m looking for…..

    • Position - Industry - Location

      TRY IT!!


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Research Employers

www.k-state.edu/ces


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Develop Game Plan


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What Should I Do DURING

  • Initiate Approach

    • Shake hands

    • Present “commercial”

    • Offer resume or card

  • Move on to Mini-Interview

    • OR seek advice

  • Inquire about Next Steps


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    What Else Should I Do DURING


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    What Should I Do AFTER

    • Send Follow-up Correspondence

    • Prepare for Next Step

    • Reflect on What You Learned


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    Success: Before, During, After

    • Build Confidence

    • Identify Best Fit

    • Create Positive First Impression

    • Land a Job You’ll Look Forward To!


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    Resources

    • www.k-state.edu/ces

    • www.collegegrad.com

    • www.careerconferences.com

      All-University Career Fair

      Bramlage Coliseum from 11am-4pm

      Tues, September 23 (K-Z)

      Wed, September 24 (A-J)


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    is brought to you by:

    How to Work a Career Fair

    100 Holtz Hall

    Manhattan, KS 66506

    www.k-state.edu/ces ces@k-state.edu (785) 532-6506


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