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. All students, postdoctoral fellows, and alumni are welcome to attend. Registration is not required.
Please note that we are currently working on our Winter 2020 Seminars schedule.
About the Seminars
Acing Your GSIP Application (specific to graduate students)
Get valuable insight into what motivates employers to select candidates for interviews/jobs.
Cover Letter Basics
Learn what to include in 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.
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.
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.
Making the Education Career Fair Work for You
This seminar is specific to students in the Faculty of Education and will address how to navigate and take advantage of the networking opportunities available at the Education Career Fair.
Making the Summer Job Fair Work for You
Gain insights into how your classroom knowledge can help you build connections with potential employers at the Summer Job Fair.
Learn the basic components of a resume and how you can target it to specific job opportunities.