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  • Should Senior Level Job Seekers Attend Job Fairs

    I teach classes on career search and social media for transitioning government and military personnel. A common question I get from senior-level transitioning job seekers is whether it makes sense for them to attend a job fair. When they review the positions being filled at an ev… more

  • Insider Secrets to Ace Your Next Job Fair

    Do you feel as if a job fair never results in a job for you? Do you wonder whether to even attend a job fair? Yes, recruiters really do spend the time and money to come to job fairs because they are looking for great matches to their needs. Want to be one of the attendees who … more

  • 7 Job Fair Myths Exposed

    We've been producing Cleared Job Fairs for ten years. During that time we've heard some cleared job seeker questions -- and seen certain behaviors -- over and over. What follows is a list of the most common misconceptions that security-cleared job seekers have about job fairs. … more

  • Smart and Senior – Job Search Tips

    Every job fair in the past 18 months which I have attended or heard of has had more senior-level people attending. So your ‘competition’ is increasing. What should you do? Tip 1.  It’s who knows you, not just who you know. You need to involve your current network ef… more

  • The Worst Mistake in a Job Search

    At the most recent Cleared Job Fair, Patra Frame reviewed job seekers’ resumes. Patra shared one issue that challenged many of the job seekers she spoke with: How do you write a resume when you don’t really know what you want to do? You may have great skills. But do you kno… more