Career Week

November 1, 2021 - November 5, 2021

Online and Singhmar Centre for Learning Atrium

Career Week

Hey students!

Looking for work? Thinking about your future? The Career Centre is hosting the perfect event for you!

November is Canada Career Month, and we are celebrating by hosting Career Week! Learn career basics, connect with career coaches, and hear advice from employers.

Check out the events below and choose any (or all) by registering now.

  • November 1: Career Prep 101
  • November 2 & 3: You have questions? We have answers! Drop-in session
  • November 4: Learn from employers!
  • November 5: Listen to CareerQuest podcast

November 1, 12:00 to 1:30 pm or 3:00 to 4:30 pm.   

Career Prep 101

It can feel a little scary when you think about planning for your career. What do you need to do first? Where can you go to apply for work? How do you talk professionally to an employer? We’re here to help you get started and go forward with confidence. In this online presentation, we’ll help guide you with:

  • Job search tips
  • Resumes
  • Professionalism
  • Connecting with people

Join us on Monday at whatever time works best for your schedule.

Register

November 2, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

You have questions? We have answers! Drop in online or in person (Atrium of Singhmar Centre for Learning) to chat with the Career Centre.

This is your chance to personally meet with a career coach. Ask them whatever is on your mind when it comes to work, career, and planning. Career coaches are also here to help you:

  • Learn how to find part-time or full-time jobs
  • Strengthen your resume
  • Plan for your future

Drop in

November 3, 12:00 to 3:00 pm

More questions? Drop in online or in person (Atrium of Singhmar Centre for Learning ) to chat with the Career Centre.

We know you have lots of questions, that’s why we are hosting another drop-in session this week! Come chat with a career coach – we’ll help you get ready for your future!

Drop in

November 4, 12:00 to 1:30 pm

Learn from employers!

Get career advice from professionals who want to share their knowledge and employment tips with you. These essential insights will assist you in preparing you to find gainful employment and advance in your career!

Join us for this online event to learn more about employer expectations. Plus, it’s a great way to get your questions answered!

Our guest speakers:

  • Andrea De Ocampo
    Staffing Manager, Robert Half

  • Jeff Wilson
    Site Manager, Calian

  • Hiral Upadhyay
    Career Consultant, BGS Career Ventures 

  • Sean Crump
    CEO/Head Chair, Universal Access

  • Amber Tkachuk 
    Staffing Coordinator, Amazon Workforce Staffing
     

Register

November 5 is launch day!

Listen to the CareerQuest Podcast

We’re releasing the 6th episode of our hit podcast, CareerQuest! Listen as we interview an employer who hosted a student just like you.

What do employers expect from students? How can you be professional in the workplace to impress your colleagues? Find out the answers to these questions and more.

Listen

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