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job fairs

Have any of you been to a job fair?

What happens at them?

I have one today i might go to i just want to know what to expect.

Thanks:)

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mommy2be77

Asked by mommy2be77 at 3:10 PM on Sep. 24, 2010 in Money & Work

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Answers (8)
  • basically it is a cattle call
    honestly with the number of people looking for jobs I find them to be a waste of time
    peanutsmommy1

    Answer by peanutsmommy1 at 3:11 PM on Sep. 24, 2010

  • Really?
    mommy2be77

    Comment by mommy2be77 (original poster) at 3:12 PM on Sep. 24, 2010

  • wear something decent- hubby as well as a friend of mine in another state were in shock at the people who showed up in shorts and tshirts like they just rolled out of bed
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 3:16 PM on Sep. 24, 2010

  • I figured i would wear someting nice anyways
    mommy2be77

    Comment by mommy2be77 (original poster) at 3:17 PM on Sep. 24, 2010

  • Dress professionally, bring plenty of resumes, be prepared to present yourself well, and expect a crowd.
    aliceinalgonac

    Answer by aliceinalgonac at 3:25 PM on Sep. 24, 2010

  • I never have simply because the ones we have locally tend to focus on telemarketing jobs and manufacturing jobs.
    HotMama330

    Answer by HotMama330 at 4:37 PM on Sep. 24, 2010

  • They tend to have sales and entry level positions.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:40 PM on Sep. 24, 2010

  • So, its too late for advice, but now we want to know......how did it go??
    Indyk

    Answer by Indyk at 3:02 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

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