Uncommon Tips for Fantastic Job Fair Success

Relax... It can be easy to psych yourself out before a job fair. You’ll be much better off if you take a few minutes to collect yourself, get the lay of the land, and stay calm.

Get in a Rhythm... Start with companies low on your priority list. This will give you a chance to practice your pitch, Q&A, and thought process. Once you’ve got a good interview rhythm, then it’s time to hit the big leagues.

Become Unforgettable... Put all the business…

5.22k Likes   356 Comments

Keep me posted, please

Reply 1 Like

Crafting Your Elevator Pitch

An effective elevator pitch contains clear language that your listener understands and is personalized for the intended audience.

I have composed an outline below designed to help you craft your pitch and have included mine as an example. Once you customize your pitch, practice it until it rolls off your tongue smooth as ice...

Elevator Pitch Structure: 15-20 second verbal business card.

  1. Summary label (professional definition).
  2. Where you've…
Thumb

Excelent

Reply 1 Like

How to get started in Networking?

Hello All,
While waiting to begin another career, I am starting another in sales for small to medium business. My lack of knowledge with Networking has stumbled me into getting started. I've always been a private person yet outgoing and energetic with all the opportunities that lay ahead. I do not belong to any organization and never wanted to be. My experience is over 20 plus years in IT professional but the roles are not forthcoming. My comfort…

Something else that I would recommend Margarita Perez Danicek - is to look up local 'Professional Meetups' in your area. A lot of…

Reply 1 Like

Matt Bornhorst Great! Thanks for the response

Reply 0 Likes

Need more potential job leads for local area

When the economy is booming or on a good turn around the local mostly agricultural and rural community where I live is always lagging behind a few years. We need more industry or manufacturing plants to stimulate the local economy. Can anyone help us? How does one attract more fortune 500 companies to the local valley?

Hi Thomas Harrison - that is an interesting question. I feel like the main thing that communities and towns do is offer companies…

Reply 24 Likes

Network your way to a new job!

Yes, you have a network. Family. Friends. Neighbors. Former colleagues and customers. Your church or spiritual community. Your clubs. Your gym. Yes, you have contacts everywhere. Leverage them for information on job opportunities and introductions: https://www.helpguide.org/articles/relationships-communication/job-networking-tips.htm/

Couldnt understand one bit of that......

Reply 0 Likes

IMPROVE YOUR COMMUNICATION SKILLS

Ways To Improve Your Communication Skills

The art of communication is an essential parts of a persons overall measure of professional and personal success. Successful people are able to meaningfully communicate with others.

Steve Jobs inspired his employees to strive for perfect hardware products. Jack Welch mentored the senior leadership team of GE to new heights. Jeff Bezos is known for articulating the Amazon ethos clearly to employees and…

Thumb
veteran

.

Thumb
Reply 11 Likes
veteran

Patrick Coppedge Do say! ...lol!

Reply 24 Likes

Get Noticed!!

Hey, if you’re sick and tired sending out resumes that only end up some manager’s trash file then you should try to get to a job fair. I know what you’re thinking…been there, done that, and it doesn’t work.

I used to feel the same way but not getting any attention from hiring managers for the countless amount of resumes I’ve been sending out and running out of savings has led me to desperate measures. Besides, how else am I going to get my info…

How do I delete resume to post a current resume?

Reply 1 Like

Unsettled feelings

Okay check this out. l I met at person at the 1st job I'd had in a years time. Well the job is seasonal the job ended the beginning of this last winter 2018. This person calls me up asking if I'd know where to get them a job? I also had a 2nd job that started the same time. as my 1st job. I've been there 7 months maybe little longer. When I first started I didnt know much about the job I(I just knew I had to work and to try my best. And I have…

I can understand your position. I agree talk to your boss, find out what you lacked that someone else got the position. That way…

Reply 27 Likes

Maureen Hilderbrand my boss talked to me and I asked just that exact question. Why her and not me and he said because she came…

Reply 0 Likes

You got this!!!

Ok WV Jobcasers, you got this. 200 employers dying to hire people tmw. Here's a couple things to do tonight to improve your success tomorrow:
1) research 5-6 attending companies that you really hope to work for. (jobcase, glassdoor, or even google search can be great here). Make sure you know what drives their success so you know how to position your skills/expeience for them to hear how you will help them succeed.
2) practice your elevator…

Thumb

Ok we got bit How we gonna to do the

Reply 1 Like

Artist

I love art with a passion and I want to be an artist. But I don't know how to get my art in galleries or sold. Anyone have any tips?

29 Likes   1 Comment

Hi Catherine Wuchner - I am not in the arts field, but I do have a lot of friends who are. They tell me that by far the biggest…

Reply 0 Likes
See Next

FOLLOW RECOMMENDATIONS

Loading Suggestions