Virtual Careers for the Common Good Fair

 Careers for the Common Good Fair

September 30, 2021 | 12:00–6:00 pm ET | Handshake

This fair brings together values-driven organizations (ranging in scope from public service, nonprofits, benefit-corporations, and social services) with our Miami RedHawks who are eager to land internships, volunteer roles and jobs to launch their lives with purpose!

Registration Information

Student registration is now open.

Register in Handshake

Questions?

Sandy Burger, Event Coordinator
513.529.3839 • careerfairs@MiamiOH.edu

Registration is free for this virtual event.

  • Unlimited employer representatives
  • Three, 30-minute employer group chats for up to 100 participants (more if employers use their own conferencing link) 
  • One-on-one, 10-minute video chats with students. 
  • Access to student resumes 
  • Follow up student messaging and communication after the event

Questions?

Sandy Burger, Event Coordinator
513.529.3839 • careerfairs@MiamiOH.edu

Register in Handshake

Students

Student registration is now open.

Register in Handshake

Questions?

Sandy Burger, Event Coordinator
513.529.3839 • careerfairs@MiamiOH.edu

Employers

Registration is free for this virtual event.

  • Unlimited employer representatives
  • Three, 30-minute employer group chats for up to 100 participants (more if employers use their own conferencing link) 
  • One-on-one, 10-minute video chats with students. 
  • Access to student resumes 
  • Follow up student messaging and communication after the event

Questions?

Sandy Burger, Event Coordinator
513.529.3839 • careerfairs@MiamiOH.edu

Register in Handshake

Student Participation Steps

Complete/Update your Handshake Profile and adjust Privacy Settings

  • Add Your Career Interests
  • Check your Privacy Settings
    • To participate in group sessions, you will need to apply the “Community” privacy option
      • Your profile will be visible to employers, students, and alumni across all Handshake colleges and universities
      • You can message students, alumni and employers 
    • To participate in one one one sessions with Employers, you will need to apply the "Employers" privacy option
      • Only visible to employers.  
      • You may receive information about potential job opportunities
  • Upload a current resume
  • Complete your profile
    • Add a great photo of yourself
    • Write your introduction
    • Add your Work & Volunteer Experience
    • Add the Organizations & Extracurriculars you are involved with
    • Add Courses and Projects
Edit your Handshake profile

Register for Employer Sessions

  • In order to sign up for sessions with employers, you must be registered for the fair.
  • To sign up for Group or 1:1 sessions, your profile privacy will need to be set to Community or Employers.
  • Review which employers are attending the fair (follow employers you want to check back in with)!
  • You'll be able to sign up for sessions up to one(1) minute before the start time; once the session has started, you'll be unable to sign up for the session.

Day of the Fair

  • Dress professionally
  • Find a quiet spot and a neutral background
  • Arrive on time to your virtual sessions

View instructional videos and more frequently asked questions

Prep Event

Common Good Fair Prep

September 28 | 4:00pm–5:00pm EST | Zoom

Join this virtual prep session to learn what to expect at the Careers for the Common Good Fair. Never been to a career fair? Not a problem! Learn everything you need to know at this event. Learn how to research employers, select your time(s) to meet with recruiters, how to communicate your skills, and ask any questions you have!

Register in Zoom