SBCS invites our current and past students to our 2018 Employment and Career Fair.
This annual fair is a one-day event designed to connect job seekers with employers. More to this, it grants you the opportunity to gain information and guidance on academic and professional development pursuits, aimed at improving your employment prospects. No matter the stage of your career – recent graduate or current students seeking job placement; professional desirous of a career change; employee looking at personal and professional growth opportunities – the Fair seeks to help you orient yourself to effectively engage the current changing job market.
Here’s a look at the companies that have been confirmed thus far, for the 2018 Fair:
Registration Fee: Free to SBCS students and alumni.
Location: SBCS, Champs Fleurs Campus
Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
The Fair opens a host of possibilities in terms of professional advice and potential / alternative careers to you:
Contact Student Services for further details.
BEFORE THE FAIR
Be prepared! Research the companies that you are most interested in at the Fair.
Dress appropriately; first impressions last.
Prepare and print multiple copies of your résumé.
Have a well-prepared elevator pitch.
Review your notes from the Maximise Your Career workshop (Résumé tips; Interview techniques).
AT THE FAIR
Bring the printed copies of your résumé.
Approach employers with confidence, a smile and make eye contact.
Deliver your elevator pitch (after all, this is what you prepared it for).
Ask for a business card and remember to take notes.
AFTER THE FAIR
Send thank you notes to the recruiters of the companies you were most interested in within a few days.