Employer Conference

Tuesday, August 10th, from 1:00-4:00pm
Details

Our annual employer conference occurs each summer before the fall recruiting season. This conference provides best practices and insights on recruiting at James Madison University. We often have esteemed professionals, faculty and staff, and students present or serve as panelists. Stay up to date on conference details through our employer newsletter.

Registration for August 2021 Employer Drive-In Conference

Registration form:  https://edc2021.questionpro.com/

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Registration closed at 5pm Friday, August 6th, 2021. There is no cost to attend, but registration is required for this event. If you have difficulties with registration, please contact Laura Hickerson at hickerly@jmu.edu.

Agenda

1:00pm: Welcome and Meet Our Team

1:30pm: Recruiting options this year

2:00pm: Planning and Marketing Events to students

3:00pm: Walking tour of our Interview Center and Hartman Hall (new COB building)

Why Attend?

What better way to strategically brand your organization on campus and connect with our students and faculty more meaningfully than through this unique and exclusive event at JMU.

Here's what a few of last year's employers shared about the experience:

  • "JMU's University Career Center team and advisors are truly dedicated to and passionate about their students, and I got to see that first hand at the conference."
  • " I walked away with a better understanding of JMU students and new ways to connect with them on campus."
  • "All of the speakers and presentations were extremely engaging and interesting."
  • "We met some great leaders there at JMU and saw the spectacular career services facilities. We were made to feel very welcome by the career services staff and professors that attended."
  • " I would definitely attend again."
Questions

Contact Laura Hickerson, Associate Director for Employer Relations, at hickerly@jmu.edu

We hope to see you there, and we look forward to providing you with a strong foundation to jump-start your upcoming recruiting season at JMU! 

Past Conference Recordings

View the recorded sessions from our 2020 virtual conference below.

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