Get Hired - January 4, 2018
Connecticut’s largest insurance and financial services career fair for college students, the Get Hired Career Fair is held each January during college winter break. Now seven years running, the event is an invaluable gateway to internships and full-time roles in Connecticut's IFS industry.
Check out the highlights from 2017:
Event stats | Event pics | Hartford Courant coverage
Building Your Network
In addition to the companies seeking talent at Get Hired, HYPE - Hartford Young Professionals and Entrepreneurs
was on-hand to help with building one's personal and professional network. HYPE's social, professional development and community involvement activities will widen your circle and strengthen your ties - whether on Day One of your new role, as you move towards that moment or even before you graduate from college. Learn more
about HYPE and get involved!
In addition to the connecting directly with company representatives, students also had the option of attending a brief Q+A session with industry leaders. A dynamic conversation shared helpful insight into how students can stand out from the crowd, transition successfully into the work world from college and continue to grow. The panel featured:
Within a few weeks after the event, I was beginning the interview process for this amazing opportunity after getting the chance to introduce myself at the company booth." - Cameron L.
"The Get Hired event brings the real world job search right to you and can be very eye opening. For those who always hear how competitive the job market can be but never realize the full spectrum of candidates... it begins to put things into perspective." - Henry A.