Jobapalooza - For Students

JobFest

The following employers have registered to attend Jobapalooza 2016!

This list will continue to be updated as employers register. 



More information on the companies attending Jobapalooza 2016

How do I prepare for Jobapalooza?

Research is the key to a successful job search.  Stand out from the crowd by picking up job fair prep materials in advance.  Attending one of the "Preparing for Jobapalooza" workshops is also beneficial.  

What do I wear?

Business casual is required.  Keep in mind, however, "business casual" does not indicate "classroom casual".  Organizations say first impressions count, so give some thought to what you wear.

There are so many organizations present. Where do I begin?

  • Develop your personal two minute commercial: a brief overview of you, your background and career interests. Hi, my name is ___ and I noticed that you are recruiting for ___ type of opportunities. I am interested in this position for these reasons.
  • Get familiar with the layout: take a moment to review the database of employers and the floor map found in your packet.
  • When you are ready, look for the organizations on your list. Introduce yourself with a smile and a handshake and begin your commercial.
  • If you are feeling nervous or need a break, stop by the Student Career Development table and we can help you practice or provide self confidence talks.

What should I bring to Jobapalooza?

Bring copies of your resume, portfolio (if you have one), pen and notebook. Bring additional resumes to present to each employer. You will present yourself as a prepared job seeker should the employer request a resume.

Questions?

To learn more contact Student Career Development at (740) 351-3027 or Careers@shawnee.edu.

Student Career Development

Contact Information

Nikki Karabinis
Director
nkarabinis@shawnee.edu
Phone: (740) 351-3027
Fax: (740) 351-3108

Peer Career Team 
Careers@shawnee.edu 
Phone: (740) 351-3784

Office hours

8 am-8 pm Monday-Thursday
8 am-5 pm Friday 
Administration Building, 036

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