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Janice Reed
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🌟 Get Ready to Shine at Tomorrow's Chicago Job Fair! 🌟

Hello, Jobcasers! The countdown is almost over—our job fair is happening tomorrow! Here's a quick rundown of what you can expect:

1️⃣ Smooth Check-In: Register ahead of time for faster check-in!

2️⃣ Childcare Services: No need to worry about the little ones; we've got on-site childcare so you can focus on networking.

3️⃣ Warm Welcomes: Get your energy levels high with a visit to the Jobcase and Urban League welcome stations.

4️⃣ Professional Headshots: Boost your personal brand with a free headshot that captures your professional best.

5️⃣ Resume Support: Step up to the 2nd-floor resource lounge for free resume printing and cutting-edge AI resume tools.

6️⃣ Networking Opportunities: Over 50 top employers will be there, ready to be wowed by what you bring to the table. Your dream job might just be a conversation away!

🚀 So, dress in your best professional attire, bring your resumes, and come with a game plan to connect with companies you're interested in. This is your moment to take a big leap forward in your career!

👉 Register now for the 6/25 Chicago Job Fair: https://www.jobcase.com/chicagojobfair

We're all in this together, and I can't wait to see how you all make an impact. Let's go get those opportunities and make tomorrow a day to remember! 🎯💼

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Janice Reed
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25 days ago

I always feel short of words when I attend social events. I found this ultimate cheat sheet for an introvert like me. 20 buzz words to make you fit right into the business talk like a natural.

  1. Innovation
  2. Collaboration
  3. Leadership
  4. Strategy
  5. Growth
  6. Culture
  7. Expertise
  8. Performance
  9. Initiative
  10. Development
  11. Sustainability
  12. Efficiency
  13. Analytics
  14. Engagement
  15. Solutions
  16. Impact
  17. Diversity
  18. Adaptability
  19. Vision
  20. Results

These words can help convey your professional strengths and align with the company's values during your conversations. Use them to demonstrate your understanding of the industry and to describe your experiences and goals.

Play our fun job fair bingo game and 👉 Register now for the 6/25 Chicago Job Fair: https://www.jobcase.com/chicagojobfair

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Janice Reed
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26 days ago

Your step by step guide to snatch a job when talking to a recruiter at a job fair or hiring event!

Step 1: Warm Introduction

  • Walk up confidently, with a smile. Offer a firm handshake.
  • Say something like, ""Hello, my name is [Your Name]. It’s great to meet you. I’ve been really looking forward to learning more about [Company Name].""

Step 2: Deliver Your Elevator Pitch (Use your personal AI coach Jaycee to create one today!)

  • Briefly mention your background: ""I come from a background in [Your Field/Industry], with strong skills in [Your Key Skills].""
  • Express your interest: ""I’m particularly excited about [Something About the Company or Role that Interests You].""

Step 3: Engage with Specific Questions

  • Show your research: ""I read about [Recent Company Achievement or News], and I’d love to know how that’s impacting your team.""
  • Ask about roles: ""Could you tell me more about [Specific Role You're Interested In] and what you’re looking for in a candidate?""

Step 4: Highlight Your Fit and Interest

  • Tailor your skills to the role: ""Based on what you’ve mentioned, I believe my experience with [Your Experience/Skill] would be a great fit for [Role/Project].""
  • Show enthusiasm: ""I’m very interested in the opportunities here and would love to contribute to [Company Goal/Project].""

Step 5: Closing and Follow-Up

  • Ask for the next steps: ""What would be the best way for me to proceed with an application?"" (remember you can send resume right away using Jobcase resume tools and more!)
  • Exchange information: Offer your resume and professional online profile. You can ask for their profiles and connect on the spot!
  • Gratitude and follow-up: ""Thank you for your time. I’ll follow up with an email, but is there a preferred time for me to reach out?""

Remember, the key is to be conversational, not robotic. Let your genuine interest and enthusiasm shine through! 😊

👉 Register now for the 6/25 Chicago Job Fair: https://www.jobcase.com/chicagojobfair

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28 days ago

The 6/25 Chicago Job Fair is bringing together top employers across diverse industries, ready to connect with talented individuals like YOU! Whether you're aiming for a career in public service, healthcare, transportation, or the corporate sector, we've got something for everyone. Don't miss this opportunity to land your dream job and network with industry leaders.

Featured Industries and Employers:

Government and Public Services

  • Chicago Police Department
  • IL Dept. of Transportation

Healthcare and Social Services

  • RUSH University Hospital
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of IL

Transportation, Logistics, and Utilities

  • United Airlines
  • ComEd

Corporate, Industrial, and Non-Profit

  • Allstate Insurance
  • Ferrara Candy Company

Ready to take the next step in your career? Sign up for the Chicago Job Fair today and start your journey to success! 🌟

👉 Register now for the 6/25 Chicago Job Fair: https://www.jobcase.com/chicagojobfair

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29 days ago

Attending job fairs is a fantastic way to connect directly with employers and can be a game-changer in your job search. To help you land that job, here are 5 top tips to come prepared and leave a lasting impression:

  1. Do Your Homework - Research the employers attending. Understand their mission, values, and recent news. This prep work will help you tailor your conversations and questions, making you stand out as an informed candidate. Here is where you can research top employers like Allstate and United Airline at 6/25 Chicago job fair

  2. Apply Ahead of Time - If possible, apply to positions at the companies you're interested in before the job fair. It shows initiative and allows you to have more in-depth discussions about specific roles. Here are the open positions of the Chicago job fair top employers you can check out and apply today!

  3. Printed Resumes - Your Golden Ticket - Bring several copies of your polished resume. A printed resume is a tangible reminder of your meeting and ensures you're ready to hand it to any interested employer. Take advantage of Jobcase AI resume tools to build your dream resume today!

  4. Polish Your Online Presence - Build a professional online profile on Jobcase and other platforms. Employers might check you out online post-fair, so make sure your profile is up-to-date and reflects your skills and experiences. Your personal AI coach Jaycee can help you complete your professional profile within minutes.

  5. The Follow-Up - After the fair, reach out to the people you've met with a personalized message. Thanking them for their time and reiterating your interest could be the nudge they need to offer you the job.

REGISTER today for the 6/25 Chicago job fair and I can't wait to connect with you there! https://www.jobcase.com/chicagojobfair

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If you're shy like me at a social event, prepare some talking points will really help you feel ready and confident when networking a job fair! Here are five topics that can really make you shine and make a strong impression in front of employers:

  1. Industry Trends: Discuss recent developments or trends in the industry. It shows you're knowledgeable and engaged. You can ask questions like, "How is your company using the latest tech (such as AI) and how do you find it?"

  2. Company Specifics: Talk about the company’s recent achievements or news. It'll demonstrate your genuine interest in them. For example, "I saw your company's recent social media post and found it fascinating."

  3. Your Unique Skills: Share specific skills you have that are relevant to the company's needs. It highlights your potential value to them. You can also ask, "What kind of training programs do you value or provide to your employees?"

  4. Future Goals: Mention your career aspirations and how they align with the company’s direction. It can spark conversations about potential roles. Ask about, "What direction or impact does your company focus on the most in this field? That's something I want to invest my skills in the most."

  5. Engaging Stories: Share a brief but compelling story about a past work experience or project. Stories are memorable and can showcase your strengths. You can share about a common workplace struggle you've overcome before, such as, "I really pulled through during a peak in workplace turnover."

What other topics do you enjoy talking about during networking event? Please share in comments!

REGISTER today for the 6/25 Chicago job fair and I can't wait to connect with you there! https://www.jobcase.com/chicagojobfair

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about 1 month ago

Are you ready to make the most of the Chicago Job Fair on 6/25? Jobcase has got you covered with incredible featured services designed to boost your job search success:

  • Cutting-Edge AI Tools: Get 24/7 job search support to build a winning resume and craft the perfect elevator pitch.
  • On-Site Resume Printing and Support: Visit the 2nd Floor Resource Center for professional resume printing and expert assistance.
  • Free Professional Headshot: Look sharp when applying to jobs and networking with a complimentary headshot.
  • Ice Cream Parlor: Celebrate your productive job search effort with a sweet treat.
  • Swags and More: Stop by and say hi to pick up some awesome swag!

Don't miss out on these amazing resources! Sign up for the job fair and start using the AI tools now!

REGISTER HERE: https://www.jobcase.com/chicagojobfair

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Explore 50+ employers at the 6/25 Chicago Job Fair and find your best fit!

Top three employer highlights from various industries:

  • Allstate offers many entry-level and high-paying remote jobs. Their roles range from claims, sales, HR, admin, to customer support.
  • United Airline includes many flexible work options and competitive packages. Their roles vary from IT, HR, finance, data, to service positions.
  • Blue Cross Blue Shields Illinois offers a lot of flexible options with great pay. Their roles include healthcare, IT, claims, data, and support jobs.

3 easy steps to leave a lasting impression when connecting with employers at the job fair:

  • Apply to jobs first and follow up at the job fair. If you're not sure which job to apply for yet, research specific roles and bring them up directly when you meet with employers at the job fair.
  • Take advantage of your AI career coach Jaycee to polish your resume and tailor your elevator pitch specific to the company and roles.
  • Instead of starting with "I want to find a job," consider asking insightful questions that help you build lasting impressions and connections. For example, ask, "Can you describe the company's culture and the type of employee who tends to succeed here?" or "What does success look like for someone in this role, and how do you measure it?" These types of questions show that you are genuinely interested in understanding the company and the role, which can help you stand out and create a more meaningful conversation with potential employers.

If you haven't done so, REGISTER for the 6/25 Chicago Job Fair today: https://www.jobcase.com/chicagojobfair

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Are you gearing up to attend any hiring events like the upcoming Chicago Job Fair on 6/25? It's an incredible opportunity to connect with potential employers, but walking in prepared can make all the difference. You can be the dream candidate every employer wants to hire with the 24/7 AI resume tools and your personal coach, Jaycee!

  1. Resume Revamp: Make your resume stand out with Jobase robst AI resume tools! No matter if you want to start a resume from scratch, revamp your current one, or even create a customized resume for a specific job, Jobcase has the right tools to meet your goals!
  2. Elevator Pitch Perfection: First impressions count! Your personal AI coach Jaycee can craft a compelling elevator pitch that showcases your unique skills and professional aspirations, ensuring you leave a lasting impression during your networking efforts. You can even request several versions and tweak the best one to be your winning pitch!
  3. Targeted Job Search: Knowledge is power! We'll look into the featured employers at the Chicago job fair and identify job openings that align with your skills and career goals. This way, you can approach the right companies with confidence.

Ready to make a splash at the job fair? Don't miss out on these powerful AI features to make you a catch! Register for the 6/25 Chicago Job Fair TODAY: https://www.jobcase.com/chicagojobfair

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📣 Calling all job seekers in the Chicago area! 🌟 Don't miss out on the incredible opportunities waiting for you at the Chicago Job Fair 2024! Join us on Tuesday, 6/25, from 10AM to 2PM at UIC Dorin Forum (725 West Roosevelt Road, Chicago) and discover a wide array of companies eager to hire talented individuals like you.

REGISTER TODAY: https://www.jobcase.com/chicagojobfair

Reasons you cannot miss this event:

  • Face-to-face networking with 50+ local employers to explore your career fit and land your dream job!
  • Free Childcare on site
  • Free profesional headshot
  • Cutting edge AI tools to level up your career strategy and professional brand

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