Career Exploration Seminars
The following seminars and workshops are offered by Career Development as part of the Bring Student Life into your Class series.
For more information or to book a seminar or workshop, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The versatility of your degree!
Explore career options connected to a specific academic program. There are many career prospects for every field of study. We all have skills that are transferrable to many types of opportunities. Come learn about the many careers out there, the skills you have gained that employers look for and what you can do with them.
Creating an outstanding resume and cover letter
Guidelines and tips for creating an impactful resume and cover letter. In this session you'll learn what types of resumes employers look for and how to market yourself effectively.
Job search tips and strategies
Did you know that approximately 75 to 85 per cent of jobs are not advertised? Learn effective strategies for navigating a job search process. Searching for a job can be a full-time job!
Information on effective interview techniques. Do you get the interview jitters? Need some advice and information on interview etiquette? Do you know how to answer some of the tough situational and/or behavioural questions in interviews? Come to the Interview Skills Workshop to learn more about the interviewing process.
Creating or enhancing your LinkedIn profile
This session will explore the role of LinkedIn for job search and networking, as well as guidelines for creating an effective profile. Did you know that 93 per cent of recruiters use LinkedIn? Come learn about how to best market yourself, build your network and find jobs in the hidden job market!
Overview of on campus career supports
Come learn about the supports that Career Development offers to students to assist with career planning and job searching.