June 2, 2017, by Carla Froggatt
10 and a Half Reasons to Come to the Graduate Jobs Fair
There are so many reasons to come to our Graduate Jobs Fair on Wednesday 14 June and you may have seen some appearing on our Facebook and Twitter pages already. Discover what this event has to offer you.
1. 8000+ vacancies for 2017 and beyond
We’ve got fantastic opportunities from a range of organisations across the public and private sectors, from the global brands you know and love to local companies with big opportunities for talented graduates.
2. Become a graduate job-hunting expert
Get prepared for your next step. In our five top tips for finding a graduate job workshop, experts will be sharing ways to help you discover your perfect opportunity.
3. Make your CV stand out
Did you know it’s important to tailor your CV for each application you make? Find out how to perfect your CV at our workshop or ask one of our team for s free CV review.
4. Ace that all-important interview
You’ve impressed on paper; now impress in person. The five top tips for interviews workshop will set you up with what you need to know to be successful at your interview.
5. Get started on LinkedIn
Maybe you’ve heard of, maybe you’ve already set up a profile. Learn how to use LinkedIn for finding job opportunities, networking, and much more. Five top tips for LinkedIn is at 3.30pm.
6. Explore internships
It’s never too early to start researching work experience and the fair has over 800 of them on offer.
7. Explore your career options
Where do you want to work? There are representatives from all sorts of industries at the fair who are eager to share their experiences with you.
8. Find multinational opportunities
We have lots of global organisations, including several of The Times Top 100 Graduate Recruiters, attending the fair. Find out how you can work for a household name.
9. Discover opportunities on your doorstep
Look beyond the companies you know: find out about opportunities to make a big contribution to local businesses.
10. Speak with recent graduates
Some company representatives will be Nottingham alumni and may even have taken your course. Learn about the transition from campus to career, and hear first-hand insights about graduate schemes.
10 1/2. Grab some freebies
With all the advice, vacancies and workshops available, the chance to stock up your stationery will be the last thing on your mind. But there’s always something on offer…
If you’re interested in attending this year’s Graduate Jobs Fair, get all the essential information you need to know about the event and find out which employers are attending on our website. For the latest updates about the fair, connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.