What can I do to stand out at a job fair?
Is there a hiring manager listed on the employer's careers page?
Does the job fair website list the specific names for who will be representing each company? If you know who will be there, look them up on LinkedIn or in a search engine. "It shows that you like to do your homework," Hamilton said. If you are both Northeastern graduates, that can be a good connection, she said.
Tip: Keep the connections business related. You don't want to come off as borderline creepy.