The TalentEgg Campus Recruitment Excellence Awards and Conference is an exhilarating rush of presentations, conversations, and break-out sessions.
From inspirational keynotes to real-world campus recruiting insights, we’ll be covering a lot of information over the course of one day. Therefore, if you want to maximize your experience, you need to be prepared. After all, it’s not every day that you get to attend an event like this!
To ensure you’re making the most of your time, here are a few things that every TalentEgg Awards attendee should do.
Apply for an award
While it’s not required to attend the conference, we highly encourage anybody planning to come to apply for a TalentEgg Award! Even just being nominated will boost your organization’s status among your peers, and help you foster a more millennial-focused brand.
There are a wide range of categories to apply for, from “Best Recruitment Marketing and Outreach” to “Best Social Media Presence.” And the awards are not just for employers who recruit students and grads – career centres and educational institutions have their own eggs-clusive categories.
Tip: Interested in applying? Check out our application guide for tips on how to build a winning TalentEgg Awards submission.
Be a “social” butterfly
Before and during the event, TalentEgg Awards attendees can participate in the larger conversation around the conference by tagging their posts with the #TEAwards hashtag. This will help you see what other people are talking about, and connect with people you haven’t yet had the chance to meet in-person.
In addition, we’re always on the lookout for the best egg jokes from our followers. The TalentEgg Awards is not your typical professional conference – stand out online by being creative with your tweets and embracing your punny side.
Bring a friend (or three!)
The more the merrier at the TalentEgg Awards! If you can, try to bring as many members of your team as possible. There are many benefits:
- It’s an egg-cellent chance to have some fun with your coworkers – who doesn’t love a good team outing?
- It provides valuable information for all of your teammates. You will emerge from the event a stronger and better informed team, brimming with new ideas.
- It increases your presence at the awards, giving your team even more opportunities to network and connect with other professionals.
- The savings! We will be offering tickets at a discounted rate for group purchases.
In short, the TalentEgg Awards is a definitely an event where you’ll want to bring some backup. Coming with a group is a great way to maximize your time and bond with your colleagues.
Tip: If you want to save your seats in advance, head to our website to pre-register!
Come prepared with questions
After every presentation at the TalentEgg Awards, there will be a short Q&A period where attendees can converse with the speakers and learn as much as possible from their experiences. This is your opportunity to learn from the eggs-perts, so don’t be shy!
Every guest will get a notebook at the beginning of the conference to use for notes and jotting down potential questions. You can also prepare some in advance – we’ll be announcing the speakers before the Awards & Conference date so you will have an idea of what to expect.
Tip: Follow @CampusEmployers on Twitter for the most up-to-date information about the TalentEgg Awards!
The TalentEgg Awards is one of the best campus recruiting conferences in the country and we want you to make the most of it! If you follow these tips, you’ll be sure leave with everything you need to power your future hiring initiatives.
Want to learn more about the TalentEgg Campus Recruitment Excellence Awards and Conference? Go to talenteggawards.ca!
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