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Preparation can ensure job-fair success

Career fairs offer a good opportunity for job hunters to meet with company recruiters and explore potential employment. Simply attending a career fair, however, does not guarantee landing a job.

The Web offers a wide range of information and useful tips about attending a career fair. Here are a few choices:

• Bankrate.com: Insights on preparing for a career fair, how to dress and what you might expect once you arrive. tinyurl.com/85dh8yw.

The Career Place: Spotlights how to make the most of a job fair experience, with tips on preparation and following up. tinyurl.com/lvzqcnp.

College Grad: Insights for college graduates on how to navigate a job fair. www.collegegrad.com.

EmploymentGuide.com: Covers making the most of a career fair — before, during and after. tinyurl.com/kks29b.

National Career Fairs: Insights on making a good impression at a job fair and following up with a potential employer. tinyurl.com/lxyawxs.

Preparation can ensure job-fair success 03/14/14 [Last modified: Friday, March 14, 2014 6:56pm]
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