Job Fairs

Veteran job fairs can be overwhelming for the unprepared, but with the right mindset and preparation, you can make a great first impression. Avoid the trap of wandering around aimlessly from booth to booth. This collection of resources will provide you with the tools and tips to enable you to walk into a veterans career fair with a clear mission.

Includes:

  • 3 key tips to career fair success
  • Delivering your elevator pitch
  • Career fair calendar

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Current Career Fair Calendar

We are excited to share that as of this year, RecruitMilitary hiring events have generated over 100k job offers for veterans, transitioning service members, and military spouses!

We have been been conducting hiring events (also called job fairs or career fairs) for veterans, transitioning...

Job Fairs, Job Seeker Blog

3 Key Tips to Use Career Fairs to Find Your Next Job as a Military Veteran

Searching for a civilian job can be tricky. Luckily, we at RecruitMilitary have hosted 670 veteran job fairs specifically for military veterans in the past nine years, and we know what it takes to be successful at a veteran career fair. We’ve distilled our experience into a webinar, “3 Key Tips...

Job Fairs

Crafting Your Elevator Pitch

Learn the basics of an elevator pitch so you can nail those introductions and get the interview!

If you'd like to go deeper into the mechanics of crafting your elevator pitch, along with seeing an example of one, check out our full webinar, .

Job Search Process, Job Fairs

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Your Military Transition Checklist

Make the adjustment to civilian life an organized and rewarding experience.

Job Search Process, Military/Veteran Employment Resource Center, Job Fairs, Job Seeker Blog, Job Search

Taking Her Own Advice - Military Spouse & Career Counselor Uses RecruitMilitary Virtual Career Fair to Land a New Job

Career counselor and military spouse Veronica Medley often told other spouses about RecruitMilitary's offerings, so when it was time for her family to PCS, she knew where to go to find the employer at her next duty station.

Military Spouse Employment Resource Center, Military Spouses, Testimonials from the Military Community, Job Fairs, Job Seeker Blog

Using the Available Tools to Make a Career Change

Nicholas Droste was in the U.S. Army for 20 years, retiring as a staff sergeant. As a 35P Cryptologic Linguist, he spoke Persian, Farsi, and Korean and had deployments in Korea, Iraq, and Afghanistan. But when it came to his civilian career, he knew he wanted to go a different direction. He found...

Testimonials from the Military Community, Job Fairs, Job Seeker Blog

Veterans Virtual Career Fairs

No matter where you are in your career, virtual career fairs are a great way to connect with organizations and employers about jobs open right now and education opportunities for veterans without leaving your home or office. Much like a traditional job fair, you will need to register and submit a...

Job Fairs