Career Center Prepares Students for Expo

This year’s Career Expo will take place from 1-5 p.m. Oct. 10 in the Student Union. Now is the perfect time for students to update their résumé and have it critiqued, practice their interviewing skills, and research companies that are coming to Career Expo. Students can have their résumé critiques on a drop-in basis by any of the career assistants at the Career Center.

Please come by the Career Center or call 785.4566 for more information.

These are important dates:
Sept. 30: Deadline to apply for jobs and upload résumés on eRecruiting for companies coming to Expo for pre-screening for Oct. 11 interview slots.  

Oct. 3: “Career on the Quad,” a session where students can register for Expo, have their résumé critiqued, find out about how to make the most of the Expo experience, and enjoy popcorn, soda and music.

Oct. 4: Sign up to practice interviewing skills with the Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE). Students may sign-up now in person in the Career Center. In order to interview, students must dress professionally and turn their résumé in 24 hours before the interview.

Oct. 8 and 9: Students can practice their mock interview skills with recruiters from Eli Lilly, Steak n’ Shake and Edward Jones. Students must sign-up in the Career Center and dress professionally.

Oct. 9: Join Larry Frey from Eli Lilly for “Ace the Interview,” an extremely popular and well-regarded session that provides insight into handling interview situations. Frey’s session will take place in the Career Center classroom from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Oct. 10: Career Expo takes place.

Oct. 11: Interview Day for Expo.
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