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Prepare for the Work Experience and Placement Fair

Here you will find useful resources and blogs to help you prepare for The Work Experience and Placement Fair. The event portal will open for registration on 8 January 2021. Check back in for an A-Z list of Exhibitors, event programme, tips and advice.

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 The Work Experience and Placement Fair is sponsored by PwC.

Latest Blog Posts

Over 60+ Amazing Companies You Can Meet at the Work Experience & Placement Fair

Whether you are looking for a summer job, a placement or an internship, you can meet a host of employers from every industry with opportunities for students just like you. Here is who is registered to exhibit at the Work Experience and Placement Fair on 24 Feb.

Careers blog: Over 60+ Amazing Companies You Can Meet at the Work Experience & Placement Fair

Networking Opportunities Ahead of the Work Experience and Placement Fair

The theme for the Work Experience and Placement Fair on 24 February is #ExperienceMore and we are giving you the opportunity to do just that with four amazing employer panels taking place in the run up to the fair.

Designed to give you access to networking opportunities and to provide valuable introductions to key figures in your target industries, here is the who, what, where and when you need.

Careers blog: Networking Opportunities Ahead of the Work Experience and Placement Fair

How to Network Ahead of the Work Experience and Placement Fair

The theme for the Work Experience and Placement Fair on 24 February is #ExperienceMore and we are giving you the opportunity to do just that with four amazing employer panels taking place in the run up to the fair.

It’s a great networking opportunity and offers the chance to ask questions of some key players in your target industry. 

Careers blog: How to Network Ahead of the Work Experience and Placement Fair

My Virtual Recruitment Success Secrets

Queen’s Law graduate Norma Taggart just secured a graduate position as a legal analyst with FinTrU Belfast after a rigorous virtual recruitment process. Find out how she did it in our blog.

Careers blog: My Virtual Recruitment Success Secrets

Career advice from top employers

At our recent Graduate Recruitment and Placement Fair, we hosted over 130 top employers from all industries and sectors. We took the opportunity to grill them for their best career advice, so you can learn from leaders at the top of their game. Prepare to be inspired…

Careers blog: Career advice from top employers

Ask The Employer: What do you look for in a graduate?

We asked recruiters what are the stand-out traits they look for in graduates. Alongside the biggies like teamwork and leadership, they told us that a can-do attitude goes a long way. How many of these soft skills can you tick?

Careers blog: Ask The Employer: What do you look for in a graduate?

How to Network without Cringing

Forget palm pressing and swapping business cards, networking in the remote working era is as easy as one, two, tweet

Careers blogHow to Network without Cringing

Some of the 70+ Great Companies That Attended Day Two of GRPF

Wow! What a jam-packed day of amazing exhibitors we had at day one at the Graduate Recruitment and Placement Fair. We also had over 70+ more organisations on day 2. Read about how day 2 of the GRPF went in our blog. 

Careers blog: Some of the 70+ Great Companies on Day Two of GRPF

GRPF: 9 Things We Learned About Job Hunting from Day One

If you missed Day One of our Graduate Recruitment and Placement Fair, you missed some golden nuggets of advice about graduate recruitment. Lucky for you, we’ve pulled together some top tips in our blog.

Careers blogGRPF: 9 Things We Learned About Job Hunting from Day One

Tips on How to Impress an Employer at our Recent Graduate Recruitment and Placement Fair

We asked some top NI employers for their careers fairs tips ahead of our most recent Graduate Recruitment and Placement Fair. Here is what they had to say:

Careers blog: How to impress an employer at the recent Graduate Recruitment and Placement Fair

Virtual Recruitment Fairs: Build a Stand-Out Online Profile

At the virtual Work Experience and Placement Fair on 24 February 2021, Fair employers will use your online profile to find you. How do you build a profile that stands out from the crowd? Read our blog and find out.

Careers blogVirtual Recruitment Fairs: Build a Stand-Out Online Profile

Cheat Sheet: Stand Out at a Virtual Careers Fair

How to create an online profile that will stand out to employers at the virtual Work Experience and Placement Fair, 24 February 2021.

Careers blogCheat Sheet: Stand Out at a Virtual Careers Fair

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Asking These Two Questions at a Careers Fair Helped Me Land the Perfect Graduate Role

Maths graduate Ben Devlin explains how the Graduate Recruitment and Placement Fair helped him realise the range of careers available to him.

Careers blogAsking these two questions at a careers fair helped me land the perfect graduate role

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