Why Attend Jobs Expo?
Employers and opportunities to suit every career ambition can to be found at Jobs Expo, whether you are:
• Seeking employment at home or abroad
• Investigating emigration opportunities and requirements (visa, etc.)
• Thinking of starting your own business
• Looking to improve your CV and interview/job-hunting skills
• Interested in upskilling and professional qualifications
In addition to a wide variety of exhibitors recruiting at Jobs Expo, visitors can avail of free, one-to-one advice on improving their CV and job seeking skills at our Career Clinic, and enjoy topical, engaging expert speakers discussing career-related topics at our Seminar Zone.
1. Meet the right people
Many companies send staff members who are responsible for hiring to Jobs Expo. These employees are often difficult to reach through email.
2. Real life networking
Searching for jobs online is not always the best way to make a connection with a potential employer. Meeting people face to face is an invaluable way to network.
3. Less formal interaction
Jobs Expo gives you the chance to project your personality – that’s difficult with a CV. At Jobs Expo, you’ll be able to speak to potential employers in a less formal setting than an interview.
4. Build self confidence
Meeting and talking to a substantial amount of prospective employers will improve your interview and communication skills. The more people you chat to at Jobs Expo, the more your self confidence will grow.
5. Practice and perfect your elevator pitch
An elevator pitch is a 30 second window to convey who you are, what you’re about and why you would be at great fit for a company. Practicing your elevator pitch at Jobs Expo will help you develop and create a great first impression.
6. Get instant feedback
Getting instant feedback from potential employers improves your chances of finding your dream job. They can offer advice on your CV and your communication skills. They may even tell you the best way to land a great job at their company.
7. Contact information
Getting direct contact information with employers is essential. This ensures that your CV will be forwarded to the correct people.
8. Find out what skills are in demand
At Jobs Expo, you will learn what skills are sought after, in your industry and in others. What’s more, you can find out about upskilling opportunities to improve your chances of employment.
9. New opportunities
Unearth information about jobs in sectors you may not have previously considered. Remember, no matter what sector they are in, companies require all kinds of staff. Jobs Expo will help you discover employment opportunities you may have overlooked.
10. Knowledge is power
Learning about the companies you’re applying to is crucial for landing a job. Meeting people face to face, building rapport with employers, and collecting information all adds up you when you interview with a company.