Tuesday, January 23, 2024
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
In-Person Career Fair for Hospitality, Tourism & Recreation
Want to know more about the job fair but are running late to class? We thought of you too - watch this short video!
The Department of Hospitality has been conducting a career fair since the early 1990s. It is always held on the first Tuesday in February and was branded Connect 2 Careers (C2C) in 2012.
Connect 2 Careers traditionally attracts an excess of 60 employers from across Canada and upwards of 800 students. We are the largest generator of co-op placements on campus with more than 350 students obtaining jobs on event day.
Our job fair is run by students, for students and encompasses all Georgian College Hotel & Resort, Travel & Tourism, Fitness & Health, Recreation & Leisure, Esthetics & Spa, Massage, Golf Management, Culinary, and Event Management programs.
What 2 Remember
These employers can be used for your future career paths. Utilize this chance!
What 2 Wear
The employers want to meet you! Be prepared to present yourself. A business formal dress code enhances your professional image. Dress for success!
If you are attending our virtual job fair, be sure to also dress for success as though you are attending the event in person. Be prepared to present yourself with your camera on.
What 2 Say
Practicing what you’re going to say and how you’re going to say it will help you speak confidently about your skills and accomplishments.
What 2 Bring
Be prepared – have a pen and a notebook available to make notes about the employers you meet and the jobs they have available.