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2014 USP Career and Entrepreneurial Fair 2014 “Employability and Entrepreneurship”

The University of the South Pacific (USP) is organizing its Careers and Entrepreneurial Fair from the 26th- 30th May, 2014 for all of its Laucala-based students. The program will include lunch-time seminars on career choices, starting your own business and more.  

The Careers Exposition with Employers will be held at the Student Car park from 9am-4pm (opposite the Australia Pacific Lecture Theatre (formerly known as AusAid Lecture Theatre)), on Tuesday 27th to Wednesday 28th May, 2014. There are 60 major employers invited for this significant event. Their roles are to:

  • To answer specific questions about jobs, careers and career paths  
  • To distribute pamphlets and brochures to students 
  • To cover the two days of the Fair 
  • To present briefly (10 minutes) to students  on Job Application Procedures and Policies, Current Employment Opportunities and the attributes that you and your organization need for our graduates to demonstrate if they are to succeed in your organization 

 

 

There will also be a Job Seeking Skills Workshop for graduating students to make more competitive in the employment market. Please follow the link http://careerhub.usp.ac.fj and book a place under EVENTS. 

As part of the USP Career and Entrepreneurial Fair 2014, an Entrepreneurial Workshop (Small Business Incubator Workshop) will also be conducted for students to create entrepreneurial awareness and make them more enterprising in creating employment. Please log into http://careerhub.usp.ac.fj and book a place under EVENTS.

Programmes and Activities

Monday 26/05

Monday 26/05

Time

Programme

Focused Area

Venue

12 pm – 2 pm

Job Seeking Skills   Workshop

Application Letter Writing/Writing a Resume

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

2 pm – 5 pm

Entrepreneurship Workshop (Start your Business Incubator Workshop

NCSMED

Opening Program.      Dr Esther Williams. Deputy Vice Chancellor for Special Projects

Business Ideas and Start Up.

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

6.30 pm – 8.30 pm

Launch of USP Career and Entrepreneurial Fair 2014

Introduction/Launch

Oceania Centre Performance Space

Tuesday 27/05

Tuesday 27/05

Time

Programme

Focused Area

Venue

8 am

Employer Registration and Careers and Entrepreneurial Fair Begins

Registration/Set up Student Car Park (Opposite AusAid lecture Theatre

Student Car Park (opposite AusAid Lecture Theatre

9 am – 11 pm

Job Seeking Skills Workshop. Student learning Support

Interview  Skills

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

11 am  -12 pm

Employer Presentation. Mr Peceli Baleikorocau. HR Manager Housing Authority.         Bureau Statistics. HR Manager.                           Westpac Bank

British American Tobacco

Job Market Demands  with HA  Graduate Attributes for Official Statistics

Jobs and Micro-financing

Career opportunities with BAT

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre

2 pm – 5 pm

Entrepreneurship Workshop (Start your Business Incubator Workshop)

Market Survey and Business First Steps

 

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

6 pm – 9 pm

Inspirational Movies- Pursuit of Happiness and Social Network - Facebook

 Entrepreneurial Awareness

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre -

Wednesday 28/05

Wednesday 28/05

Time

Programme

Focus Area

Venue

8 am -

Careers Fair with Employers. Booth Set Up

Career Talk with Students

Student Car park (opposite AusAid Lecture Theatre

9 am – 11am

Job Seeking Skills Workshop. Student learning Support

Student Portfolio.

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

11 am -12 pm

Entrepreneur Presentation.

Entrepreneurial Attributes for a successful business.

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

12 pm – 1 pm

1.00 pm – 2.00pm

Faculty Focus (FALE)

Faculty Focus (FBE)

Career Pathways with The Faculties.

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

4 pm – 7 pm

Entrepreneurship Workshop. NCSMED Mr Ravi Chand and Team

Business Sustainability.

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

4 pm

Career Expositions Close

Upper Rara and Lower Rara

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

Thursday 29/05

Thursday 29/05

Time

Programme

Focus Area

Venue

4 pm – 7 pm

Entrepreneurship Workshop. NCSMED. Mr Ravi Chand

Business Planning and Business Proposals Writing

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

Friday 30/05

Friday 30/05

Time

Programme

Focus Area

Venue

4 pm – 7 pm

Entrepreneurship Workshop.  NCSMED. Mr Ravi Chand   

Business Planning and Proposals/Requirements/Evaluations

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

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