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Career Fair Strategies That Work


If you are in a Google group, are a member of a family, or have met someone at your college or university orientation who is still your friend, you already know how to network. We meet, form bonds, text, and … Read more

How to Sell Yourself at the Career Fair


A career fair is a great place to gather information about potential employers and make contacts that can lead to your first job. Here’s some advice on how to make the most of your time. 5 Things to Take to … Read more

What to expect at the Career Fair


Each year UNC will have hundreds of employers attend our career fairs.  Each employer will have a table with signage, information, handouts, job descriptions, goodies, etc. If you’ve never attended one, here is an idea of what happens: Practice: Career … Read more

Interested in a Career in Tech?


Interested in a Career in Tech? Employment in the tech industry is projected to grow three times faster than the average rate of all other industries throughout the next decade, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Couple … Read more

Career Fair Misconceptions


• I’m just a first-year. The career fair is only for juniors and seniors. • I’m an English major. The companies at the fair only want business majors. • I’m looking for a summer internship – they only want people … Read more

Been There, Done That: Navigating a Career Fair


Navigating a career fair can be daunting. Walking into a room of university or business representatives and trying to strike up a conversation is not easy, especially if you are attempting to work that conversation into a job opportunity. I’ve … Read more