How (not) to impress a recruiter at a career fair

Career fairs are a great place to network. But many job seekers have unrealistic expectations — and prepare badly. Devex asked several recruiters how to stand out from the crowd.

About the author

  • Oliver Subasinghe

    Oliver joined Devex in late 2008 as an international development correspondent and researcher. He previously served as a microfinance fellow for Kiva in Kenya and Uganda. During his tenure, he worked with Kiva’s field partners to improve their operations and governance. Oliver holds a master's in business from the College of William & Mary.