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Florida Campus Career Fair 2017

Completed

Davenport Campus Career Fair 2017

Date to be announced soon.


Students

  • No registration or fees, just attend.
  • Meet employers and alumni who want to talk to you about employment opportunities.
  • Employer Giveaways, Q10-13 receive Clinic Hours AND chance to win $200 Diploma Frame!

Preparation Tips

  • Review and research the list of Participating Employers.
  • Be prepared to discuss clear, concise examples to demonstrate your qualifications that are most related to the job.
  • Practice your verbal presentation—30 second “commercial” about you—to approach employers with confidence.

Work on your Resume and Practice Interviewing.

Tips for the Fair

  • Bring enough resumes to give to organizations you are targeting (at least 10-20 copies). Keep them organized in a portfolio.
  • First impressions are paramount
    • Dress professionally
    • Make eye contact and introduce yourself with a firm handshake
    • State your purpose
    • Ask questions and listen
  • Request a business card for your records and plan to request an interview.

Follow-up with a thank-you note or e-mail within 24 hours and include your resume.


Direct all questions to:

Davenport Campus
Penny Hoker, Career Development Center Coordinator
Phone: (563) 884-5521
Email: penny.hoker@palmer.edu
Florida Campus
Heidi Brodick, Career Development Center Coordinator
Phone: (386) 763-2650
Email: Heidi.brodick@palmer.edu
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