Job Fair Tips

RLS Career Center

Job Fair Tips

Courtesy of the RLS Career Center


  • Be prepared for an interview


  • Dress for success

              Remember your shoes!  Nails! 

                        Food in your teeth!


  • Bring several copies of your resume, references and business cards if you have them


  • Note which companies you are interested in, research and prepare appropriate questions


  • Have your 60 second "commercial" ready


  • Be considerate of the time you spend with an employer, if more time is needed ask for an interview


  • Bring pen and pad to take notes


  • Ask for the company representative's business card


  • Network with job fair participants and company representatives


  • Be open to opportunities, e.g. leave resume with company even if you are not interested, you never know…


  • Plan on follow-up: phone calls, note, resume w/cover letter, etc.





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