2020 was a crazy year for Orientation Directors. COVID understandably made in-person events near impossible, but how the heck were students supposed to get the orientation experience? Thankfully, virtual events presented themselves as a feasible solution. Now that it’s 2021, COVID seems to be slowly clearing up. Unfortunately, that doesn’t exactly make things simpler. Now… Continue reading 4 Hybrid Orientation Ideas for 2021
Virtual Career Fairs have served as a great way for university coordinators to hold recruiting events even amidst COVID-19. In this article, we’ll show you how you can host your own virtual career fair, assuming you know almost nothing about them. There’s a few things to know for first timers, but once you learn the… Continue reading How to Host a Virtual Career Fair (Step by Step)
With the rise of social distancing rules, employers everywhere are transitioning to a completely virtual interview process. Keeping this in mind, we’ve compiled a list of best practices below that employers should keep in mind while conducting virtual interviews. Test Your Video Chat Capabilities Testing your video conferencing software is critical to make sure that… Continue reading Virtual Interview Best Practices for Employers
COVID-19 has forced most companies to create an end-to-end virtual recruiting process. With this change, most organizations have experienced and embraced the efficiency gains that come with the transition. After hearing and listening to stories of recruiters transition to a virtual recruiting process, we’ve compiled some tips to help your transition or optimize an existing… Continue reading Virtual Recruiting Tips: Best Practices for Employers
The results are in: 70% of recruiting professionals believe that virtual recruiting is here to stay, even after the global COVID-19 pandemic has been eradicated. In the post below, we list reasons why recruiters will continue to use virtual recruiting and virtual career fairs, in a post-pandemic world. Larger Reach Moving your career fair online… Continue reading Why Are Virtual Career Fairs Effective?
Introduction When hosting a virtual career fair, the platform with which you power your event will be paramount to the success of your fair. Consequently, it’s crucial that your virtual career fair provider is reliable and properly gets the job done. In this article, we’ll specifically look at how you can properly gauge the reliability… Continue reading How to Find a Reliable Virtual Career Fair Provider
This article was written in 2020 during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. Introduction In-person networking fairs simply aren’t possible during a pandemic; however, that doesn’t mean that you can’t host one for your students. Instead, you’ll simply have to adapt your networking fair to a virtual setting. Here’s how you can do so given… Continue reading Ways to Host a Virtual Networking Fair
Introduction To host a virtual fair, there are several platforms available to choose from. That said, not all of them may have the proper features to service the unique needs of universities. For instance, some have expensive bells and whistles that aren’t needed while others may not be up to par with the user experience… Continue reading Top Features in a Virtual Career Fair Platform for Universities
Introduction Given the situation with the COVID-19 pandemic, virtual career fairs have become an ever important form of recruiting for universities and companies across the world. By allowing virtual connections, virtual career fairs are a safer alternative to recruiting that allows for job seekers and recruiters to connect while adhering to social distancing measures. That… Continue reading Should I host a Virtual Career Fair?
Introduction When it comes to hosting a virtual career fair, there are several important steps that you should account for. Although each virtual career fair will be different from event to event, the general steps that you should follow will essentially be the same. Below are steps and considerations that walk you through hosting a… Continue reading How to Host a Virtual Career Fair