ConnEXPO

ConnEXPO - Day 2 Get Hired - Employer-led workshops

10:00am - 4:00pm / Wednesday 11th November 2020 / Online event
Type: Open Day / Category: Department
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ConnEXPO enables students from all years of study across all three of our faculties to engage with organisations of any size or sector, virtually.

A 10-day interactive, virtual event run over the course of 3 weeks from 27th October -13th November 2020. ConnEXPO is hosted exclusively on Handshake, it will enable students to engage with employers virtually via group sessions and 1:1 meetings.

27thth – 29th October - Prepare for ConnEXPO 

During the first week, our team of student Career Coaches will run peer to peer sessions with registered students to support you in preparing your Handshake profiles for ConnEXPO and to share tips on how to make the most out of virtual networking opportunities and maximise your time spent with employers during weeks 2 and 3.  

3rd – 5th November - Making Connections and Building Networks  

Students will be taking part in 1:1 meetings and group sessions with employers.

10th – 12th  November - Get Hired 

Employers will host online interactive workshops  covering virtual assessments and recruitment processes to help students perfect their techniques for a remote recruitment model.   

PLEASE NOTE: Over the course of these 3 days there will be different employers involved each day, you will need to register for all 3 days so you don't miss any opportunities!

In the meantime follow these steps to prepare-

* Prepare your Handshake profile and book a Prepare for ConnEXPO session with one of our Career Coaches. Search ConnEXPO in events on Handshake and these will be listed.

*Explore the list of employers attending below, review their profiles and favourite the employers you would like to meet on the day.

*Review these resources

https://support.joinhandshake.com/hc/en-gb/articles/360051394454

https://www.joinhandshake.co.uk/posts/attending-a-virtual-career-fair-here-are-10-tips-you-need-to-k...

https://www.joinhandshake.co.uk/posts/how-to-prepare-for-virtual-1-on-1-sessions