Description: Students have the opportunity to meet with representatives from different organizations. Employers will have different agendas. Some want to collect resumes to screen through later. Others will use career fairs to publicize their upcoming recruiting events and promote their organization.
Advantages: A great way to gather information about companies, learn about job opportunities, and make contacts.
Disadvantages: A small variety of companies participate in career fairs. There is limited time to talk to each employer.