Why Use a Virtual Career Fairs for your Campus Recruitment


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CACEE and VirtualVU explore how a Virtual Career Fair can help corporations with Campus Recruitment

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  • How could i have the system deployed at my university? It is good and wanting to know more. Please email me at jess@newinti.edu.my i want to have the virtual career fair. Thanks a lot.
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Why Use a Virtual Career Fairs for your Campus Recruitment

  1. 1. Can a Virtual Career Fair Help with your Campus Recruitment? CACEE VirtualVU Presentation
  2. 2. About CACEE <ul><li>National non-profit association for employers and educators contributing to the post-secondary school to career transition </li></ul><ul><li>Representation from key Canadian employers recruit new graduate, intern and co-op student hires </li></ul><ul><li>Products and services – Annual Campus Hire Salary Survey; National On-Campus Recruitment Conference; Membership Directory - who's who of campus recruitment professionals in Canada </li></ul><ul><li>For information please contact Anne Markey, Executive Director at [email_address] or 416 929 5156 X 223 </li></ul>CACEE VirtualVU Presentation
  3. 3. About VIRTUALVU <ul><li>Canadian full service company that organizes & produces virtual events for the online community </li></ul><ul><li>Create real life experience that provides many of the benefits of a physical event without the challenges and costs of getting people together </li></ul><ul><li>Solution is well suited for Career Fairs, Marketing Conferences, User Conferences, and Trade Shows </li></ul><ul><li>Partnered with HR.com for back office production support </li></ul>CACEE VirtualVU Presentation
  4. 4. Recruitment Challenges <ul><li>How do we differentiate our organization to attract the best talent? </li></ul><ul><li>How do we find the time and dollars to visit all the schools we want to recruit from? </li></ul><ul><li>How do we handle the logistics of paper resumes that we receive at career fairs? </li></ul><ul><li>How do we build an opt-in mail lists to target our student recruitment </li></ul><ul><li>How do I reach the students from across the country most effectively? </li></ul><ul><li>How do we appeal to Gen Y? </li></ul>CACEE VirtualVU Presentation
  5. 5. Generation Y Profile <ul><li>Ages 18-27 </li></ul><ul><li>  Having grown up at the center of the high-speed, high-tech revolution, technology is just a part of their lives. </li></ul><ul><li>Communicate through social media </li></ul><ul><li>Expert multi-taskers </li></ul><ul><li>Have a strong need to be connected and part of a community </li></ul><ul><li>Not overly concerned about privacy </li></ul><ul><li>Very concerned about the environment and social responsibility </li></ul><ul><li>Accustomed to instant gratification.  Instant messaging.  Instant feedback.   </li></ul><ul><li>Well informed and resourceful   </li></ul>CACEE VirtualVU Presentation
  6. 6. Virtual Career Fair – What is it? <ul><li>Brings together recruiting employers with top graduating students in a rich, interactive online environment that has the features of a physical fair without the cost, time and logistics of getting people together physically </li></ul><ul><li>Creates an online environment where recruiters receive students resumes, chat with students about their company and career opportunities, present interactive company presentations all from the convenience of their office computer </li></ul>CACEE VirtualVU Presentation
  7. 7. Summary of Benefits for Corporate Recruiters <ul><li>Your company is viewed as progressive and eager to make recruiting easier for future employees </li></ul><ul><li>Low Cost Convenient Recruitment Option with the elimination of travel </li></ul><ul><li>We handle all of the logistics - it is very easy for you to participate( Project coordination of event, build the booths, training of speakers, support on event day) </li></ul><ul><li>Detailed reporting of all students participants is available for you </li></ul>CACEE VirtualVU Presentation
  8. 8. Summary of Benefits for Campus Placement Offices <ul><li>Compliments your physical career fairs </li></ul><ul><li>Adds incremental value for your students seeking employment </li></ul><ul><li>Exposes your students to more corporations (potentially ones that could not attend your physical campus fair) </li></ul><ul><li>Exposes more corporations to the quality of your programs and students </li></ul>CACEE VirtualVU Presentation
  9. 9. The VirtualVU Lobby CACEE VirtualVU Presentation
  10. 10. The VirtualVU Exhibit Hall CACEE VirtualVU Presentation
  11. 11. The VirtualVU Exhibit Hall CACEE VirtualVU Presentation
  12. 12. The VirtualVU Exhibit Hall CACEE VirtualVU Presentation
  13. 13. The VirtualVU Conference Hall CACEE VirtualVU Presentation
  14. 14. The VirtualVU Reporting CACEE VirtualVU Presentation Event Summary Results Total Sponsors 77 Total Student Registrants 4518 Total Student Attendees 2277 Number of Students Educated 1183 Average Student Visits Per Booth 426 Top Visits Per Booth 862 Total Downloads 4586 Average Downloads Per Booth 55 Total Chats 5957 Average Chats Per Booth 77 Average Cost Per Student Visit $7.04 Your Booth Results Total Visits 616 Total Chats 212 Total Downloads 42 Most Popular Content Product Demo Cost Per Visit $4.67