These days, you might assume that job hunting is an online affair – with job openings and resumes posted on the internet. But it would be a mistake to overlook the power of job and career fairs.
Job and career fairs offer an ideal opportunity for job seekers and employers to meet in person and get to know more about each other – in a setting that’s more relaxed than a formal job interview. It’s not uncommon for such meetings to lead to job interviews – or sometimes even on-the-spot job offers.
“But I’m Already Working”
Even if you’re currently employed, or in school, there are advantages to attending career fairs: