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Registration Open for NextGen Talent Expo Sept. 18

August 8, 2019

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MACOMB, IL - - Western Illinois University's School of Management and Marketing will host NextGen Talent Expo from 1-4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18 in the University Union Heritage Room.

The career fair is a chance for students to meet with employers in the fields of marketing, sales, management and human resources.

"While companies have mainly gone to online applications and virtual interviews, face-to-face career fairs are still great opportunities for students to practice professional communication and networking skills," said Michelle Howe, WIU business communication instructor.

To register a company or representative ($150), visit Every registered employer will receive a booth and refreshments.

Students who are attending should bring multiple copies of their résumés, prepare an introduction and dress in professional attire.

For more information on WIU's School of Management and Marketing, visit

Posted By: Alisha Looney (
Office of University Communications & Marketing