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Five reasons to check out the University of Toronto Career Fair

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Posted January 20, 2022

On February 16, the University of Toronto Virtual Career Fair is back, offering students meaningful work and volunteer opportunities, as well as a chance to connect with employers across diverse industries.

Whether you already have a career path in mind, or you’re open to any possibility, here are five reasons you’ll want to attend this event:

  1. Variety. Organizations will be recruiting for volunteer, part-time, full-time, community and internship opportunities.
  2. Connection. You can practice your networking skills in an engaging environment as you meet representatives from diverse fields and organizations.
  3. Discovery. Learn important information related to recruitment processes that can help your applications stand out.
  4. Practice. Go over your pitch and improve your networking skills with career educators.
  5. Enhancement. Get expert advice to help improve your resume from peer career advisors.

This year’s fair will be held on a cutting-edge virtual platform, making it easier to navigate employer recruitment information, spotlight your skills and make yourself stand out.

The event runs from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. on February 16, 2022. Students from all years, all fields of study and campuses are invited, as well as recent graduates.

Want more insight? Check out How to Network at a Career Fair on February 8 to learn more about the career fair platform and how to prepare.