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

Featured Resources

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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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The DAV|RecruitMilitary Job Fair Revitalized My Career After Unemployment!

"Even though they encouraged me to apply online, I made a personal connection that day, which got me on the fast track to employment." - LaVette Parks, Military Spouse

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

Beat the Application Tracking System (ATS)

How do you maximize your impact in an applicant tracking system?

Resume Advice, Job Search Process, Job Fairs, Job Seeker Blog, Job Search

If I'd Gone to the Job Fair Sooner, I Would've Had a Job This Whole Time

U.S. Marine Corps Captain JC Wright did everything “right” when it came to preparing for his transition out of active-duty service. He even had a job lined up. But when that fell through, he had to scramble to find a replacement. Attending a RecruitMilitary job fair turned everything around.

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

It Only Took One Good Career Fair

After 11 years in the United States Air Force, Christopher Griffin’s transition into his new role with Oasis Systems felt surprisingly natural. Here’s what he did to find a role that fits his military skills and expertise.

Testimonials from the Military Community, Military/Veteran Employment Resource Center, Job Fairs, Job Seeker Blog