Careers and Training Opportunities Fair objectives:
* To facilitate a meeting place for the university students and the private sector for mutual understanding.
* To provide a general idea about the availability of job vacations, training opportunities, and how to get them.
* To help students get an idea about the work atmosphere in the private sector through direct communications.
* To give the sector an opportunity to know the academic level of the university students and establish a direct contact with the university through the CCG.
Get the best from he fair:
how to get the best from the fair ? the best advice is to " know what you want from the fair. Know what you have to offer but be prepared to look at everything - you will be amazed at what you learn.
Using the booklet:
The booklet of the fair contains the basic information of all the exhibitors who are participating in the fair . The type of exhibitors attendiing the fair is the same each year, but the mix varies according to the prevailing economic trends. Because of the variety of exhibitors, there is much to be gained from your visit to the fair.
Calling all Job Seekers:
If you want to get a job through your visit to the fair, you should start by knowing what type of work you seeking and why you are suitable candidate. the fair will be busy and you will only have a short time to make an impact, go to stand and be sure you will sell yourself well. Make sure that you have a plentiful supply of Curriculum Viate ( CVs ) to leave with employers.
Before you leave an employer , make a note of the name of the person you met so that, if there are any problems after the fair, you will know whom to contact.
If the employer gives you an application form, do not complete it hastily, sitting on the floor. Take the form home or take it to the writing area and complete it as well as you can. If you have not heard from the employer by about a month after the fair, then follow up with a phone cal or a letter.