Marketing the Career Fair

The annual Career Fair at Parkside is a valuable and effective way for local, regional, and national employers to connect with Parkside talent for consideration of full-time, degree-required positions and professional internships.

These resources make it easy for you to market this event to employers, students, and recent alumni in your network.

INVITE EMPLOYERS

Dear [EMPLOYER CONTACT]:

I'm writing to personally invite you to represent [ORGANIZATION] at the 2018 Career Fair on February 28 to meet graduating seniors and recent alumni from the University of Wisconsin-Parkside. As you know from your [PRIOR INVOLVEMENT, ie. role on advisory board; past speaking engagement; project partnership], Parkside is a diverse and engaged campus community that prepares the next generation of career-minded professionals, and I am certain that you will find your time on our campus to be a valuable experience.

I believe that [MAJOR/COLLEGE/PROGRAM] students will benefit from learning about full-time, degree-required positions available at your organization. Will you or a member of your team attend the event this year?

Click here to learn more and a link to register.

[SALUTATION]

INVITE STUDENTS/ALUMNI

Dear [MAJOR/COLLEGE/PROGRAM] students,

The 2018 Career Fair at Parkside is a great opportunity for you to expand your network of professional contacts while learning about and pursuing career opportunities. This year's event will take place on Wednesday, February 28 from 11 AM - 2 PM in the Student Center Ballroom. You can pre-register on RangerTrak powered by Handshake.

There are some employers that may interest you, such as [ORGANIZATION(S)], and I am confident that representatives would be fortunate to meet you. Don't forget to have a well-polished resume and prepared "elevator pitch" prior to the event. Advisors are available to help you organize and articulate your qualifications prior to the event.

[SALUTATION]

 

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