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Clemson Center for Career and Professional Development

Michelin Career Center

During and After the Upcoming Virtual Career Fair

  • Thursday, February 11 - The Nieri Family Construction Science and Management Fair, 2pm to 3pm EST
  • Thursday, February 25 - Summer Job Fair: Camps, Recreation and Resorts, 4pm to 7pm EST
  • RSVP Online in ClemsonJobLink!
    Log-in to ClemsonJobLink and indicate you will "attend."
  • See Who's Coming! Log into ClemsonJobLink to see the Employers registered to attend for each virtual event and day. Be sure to indicate you will "Attend" so employers know you will be attending.

During the Virtual Career Fair

  • Dress professionally (avoid distracting patterns or noisy jewelry).
  • Take a deep breath and give yourself a pep talk before joining the call. The superman pose really helps!
  • Use strong body language. Do not chew gum.
  • Hold eye contact, use little hand gestures so not to distract from what you are saying, stand to avoid slouching, make sure to pay attention and be energetic and interested. Be sure to smile!
  • Use professional business communication at all times (in chat box, as well).
  • If you experience any technical difficulty just communicate with the employer
  • The CCPD will have a Virtual Student Help desk available to you beginning at Noon and running until 6 PM each day of the fair within the virtual platform.
  • Take notes after speaking with employer of anything interesting about the conversation if you are sending an email afterwards.
  • Write down employee contact information.

After the Virtual Career Fair

  • If you have contact information from a company, send them an email. Reintroduce yourself and make sure to thank them for their time. If you took any notes, it is beneficial to include something you discussed and enjoyed about the conversation. Let them know that you are interested in the company and potential working opportunities.
  • Apply online or do whatever task the recruiter suggested.
  • Stay engaged, stay confident, and stay positive! You got this and we are here to help!