Career Expo - February 4, 2022

The Huntsman Career Expo is your opportunity to make early connections with key professionals and learn about internship and employment opportunities with 50 of the Huntsman School’s best corporate partners.  Get your suit cleaned, your resume polished and start practicing your personal elevator pitch!

Career Expo Events

This year's Huntsman Career Expo features both a Virtual and In-Person Event.  Companies participating in each event are different, so we highly recommend that students attend both events.

4
Feb
Virtual Career Expo Event
8:30 - 10:30 am | Handshake
Register to Attend Virtual Event
4
Feb
In-Person Career Expo Event
11 am - 2 pm | Huntsman Hall Perry Pavilion
Register to Attend In-Person Event

Need help?

Stop by the START Desk (2nd Floor between Huntsman Hall and Eccles Business Building) for help prior to the Career Expo.

Technical Issues on February 4th (Virtual Career Expo): Staff is available from 8-10:30 a.m. Join Zoom Room.

Benefits of Participating:

The Huntsman Career Expo provides students of all majors and year levels the opportunity to:

  • Network and built contacts
  • Explore internship and full-time job opportunities
  • Meet alumni and learn about their career paths
  • Build and practice communication skills in a professional setting

What Employers are Expecting:

Employers at the Career Expo will expect students to:

  • Be able to communicate career goals and be able to discuss their experience and skills
  • Have basic knowledge of the industries they’re interested in
  • Make eye contact, be sincere, and engaged

Next Steps


1

Sign up for Career Expo Events (February 4th)

Students may sign up to attend the Career Expo Events through Aggie Handshake. Registration opens January 10th at 8:00 am.

Registration

 
2

Prepare for the Event

Participate in Backpack 2 Briefcase Workshops and use the resources below to hone your networking skills and tidy up your resume before the Career Expo!

Upcoming Workshops:

Spring 2022 Sessions

  • Overcoming Imposter Syndrome
  • Organizing Your Job Search

Watch Previous Sessions:

Resume Preparation

 
3

Learn About Attending Companies

Researching a potential employer is an important step in the interview process. Companies participating in each Career Expo Event are different, so we highly recommend that students attend both events.

Company List

 
4

Day-of Checklist

Make sure you are prepared for Interviews, by gathering these materials and checking your technology.

Virtual Session

  • Use Chrome or Firefox (close all other programs)
  • Clean/Professional background (free of distractions)
  • Business professional attire
  • Company and industry research
  • Make sure you have a reliable internet connection

In-person Session

  • Business professional attire
  • Paper copies of reviewed resume on nice paper
  • Writing utensil and legal pad for taking notes
  • Company and industry research
  • Look for a little "A" logo on employers' name tags signifying them as alumni
  • Check in on the 2nd floor of Huntsman Hall: START Desk or South- East Entrance.

Professional Photo

Wrap up the day's events by having a professional photo taken to add to your LinkedIn and/or Handshake profile. 

12-1:30 | Huntsman Hall, Third Floor (off of the main staircase)

 
5

Career Expo Follow-up

Make sure you are prepared for Interviews, by gathering these materials and checking your technology.

Backpack 2 Briefcase Workshops:

Spring 2022 Sessions:

See Spring 2022 Schedule

  • Tailoring Application Materials for Specific Roles
  • Job Searching in Unique Markets/Industries