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Job Fair Checkpoint Challenge


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Job Fair Checkpoint Challenge

 

checkered flagJob Fair Checkpoint Challenge!    

Sponsored by

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CHANCE TO WIN A FREE iPAD!

The more checkpoints you complete, the more chances you have to win!

Deadline for Entries: 11:59pm on February 19, 2014

 Buzz Draws the Winner at 11:30am on February 24, 2014 at the VNSC (OM 118)

 

checkered flag Each Checkpoint Completed Is A Chance To Win! checkered flag 


CHECKPOINTS:

1) Employer Research Top of Page

Learn about an employer attending the Job Fair. Submit an Employer Research Submission Form.

  • To find the list of employers attending the Job Fair, click here. Click "View Employers Attending" above the Job Fair logo, then click "Search" on the next screen. You will be taken to list of employers attending this year's Job Fair.

*BONUS: Receive an additional entry when you research Thrivent Financial*


2) Job Fair Prep Top of Page

Choose ONE option:

a) Follow this link to view our Career Spot videos.

  • Watch the "The Elevator Pitch", "Career Fair Success", and "Importance of Networking" videos
  • Complete the Networking for the Job Fair submission form

OR

b) Attend the Job Fair Prep Workshop: Tuesday, February 4, 2014 from 5pm - 7pm at the Veteran and Non-Traditional Student Center (OM 118)


3) Resume Review Top of Page

Choose ONE option:

a) Stop by Career Services and have your resume reviewed

  • Drop-in hours: Mon & Fri 11am - 4:30pm; Tue, Wed & Thur 11am - 6pm in YU 230

OR

b) Email your resume to career@uwsuper.edu to receive written feedback

*To receive an entry, please inform Career Services that you are participating in the Checkpoint Challenge*


4) Attend the Job Fair Top of Page

Attend the Job Fair - Wednesday, February 12, 2014 from 1pm - 5pm in the YU Great Room (your registration at the job fair will be your entry)

*Distance Learning students: please learn about an additional employer attending the Job Fair. Submit an Employer Research Submission Form


5) Follow Up Top of Page

Create and send a follow-up email to a recruiter you met with at the Job Fair. Forward a copy of your sent email to career@uwsuper.edu 

  • For ideas on how to draft your letter, click here or watch the Career Spots "Email Etiquette" video


*Distance Learning students: Choose a company that you learned about in the Employer Research checkpoint and send an email thanking them for participating in the Job Fair. Forward a copy of your sent email to career@uwsuper.edu



Deadline for Entries: 11:59pm on February 19, 2014

Buzz Draws the Winner at 11:30am on February 24, 2014 at the VNSC (OM 118)
*You need not be present to win. Winner will be notified via email*

 checkered flag Good Luck!!! checkered flag

 

For general questions regarding the contest:
Veteran and Nontraditional Student Center vnsc@uwsuper.edu or (715) 394-8406
Career Services career@uwsuper.edu or (715) 394-8024

 

Note: Winners will be required to complete IRS form W-9 before prizes are released


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