Seminars

Our free seminars will give you the basic information you need to prepare your work search tools, strengthen your LinkedIn profile, succeed at career fairs, and look for work.

Students, postdoctoral fellows, and alumni can join us on the date and time listed below. Registration is not required.


              Seminar

                  Date

        Time

            Location

Finding a Summer Job Wednesday, September 19, 2018         12:05 - 12:50 p.m.         1-031 CCIS Career Centre        
Resume Basics Monday, September 24, 2018 4:30 - 5:15 p.m. 2-100 SUB Career Centre
Making Careers Day Work for You         Tuesday, September 25, 2018 12:35 - 1:20 p.m. 1-031 CCIS Career Centre
Resume Basics Tuesday, October 2, 2018 4:30 - 5:15 p.m. 2-100 SUB Career Centre
Cover Letter Basics Wednesday, October 3, 2018 4:30 - 5:15 p.m. 1-031 CCIS Career Centre
LinkedIn Basics Thursday, October 4, 2018 12:35 - 1:20 p.m. 1-031 CCIS Career Centre
Interview Basics Wednesday, October 17, 2018 12:05 - 12:50 p.m. 1-031 CCIS Career Centre

About the Seminars

Acing Your GSIP Application (specific to graduate students) 
Get valuable insight on what motivates employers to select candidates for interviews/jobs. 

Cover Letter Basics
Learn what to include on a cover letter, how to format it, and how to target it to specific job opportunities.

Finding a Summer Job
Many employers advertise early in the school year to fill summer positions. Learn how we can help you search for summer work and some of the most effective ways to find summer employment. Summer employment programs will also be discussed.

Interview Basics
Interviews often come up with very little notice. Increase your chance of success by learning how to prepare effectively for your interviews and how to answer different types of interview questions.

LinkedIn Basics
Learn how LinkedIn works and its relevance to applying for work online. We will discuss basic profile features, the content you can include, and some of the additional tools available. 

Resume Basics
Learn the basic components of a resume and how you can target it to specific job opportunities.