“Mongolian American Career Fair – 2017” to take place in Seattle

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ “Mongolian American Career Fair – 2017” will take place in Seattle, Washington between March 18 and 20. The event will be organized for the fourth year with a purpose of connecting future workforce that are studying in the US to Mongolian human resource specialists.

Within the three-day program, special guests will be giving lectures and the attendants will have a chance to travel around Seattle and major American companies such as Amazon, Microsoft, Google, Space Needle, Pike Place and University of Washington. Also, a workshop on writing CV/resume and giving job interview will be given.

During the workshop, human resource experts from Mongolia will be introducing the current labor market in Mongolia, giving guidelines on starting a career in their home country. Furthermore, the guests who graduated in the US will also share their experience by holding an open discussion on common mistakes of students studying in the country.

The previous career fairs were held in Chicago in 2014, Washington D.C in 2015 and San Francisco in 2016.

Every year, approximately 200 students attend the fair and the Mongolian Embassy along with the Ministry of Labor and UB City Department of Labor has started collaborating on the event since last year.