I-Work! Skills for Cross-Cultural Employment

I-Work! Workshop Series 2019

 


Build the skills you need to gain and maintain employment in Canada!

I-Work! is a series of workshops and events related to career development for international students. Workshops or events occur every month, September to February and a full-day career conference in March!

The workshop series and the one-day career conference are open to all undergraduate and graduate international students. Attend the workshops and a one-day conference to improve your skills and knowledge to work in Canada.

Students have the opportunity to learn how to:

  • Enhance interview skills
  • Find Canadian jobs
  • Understand Canada's hiring practices
  • Use LinkedIn
  • Prepare for a job interview by participating in a mock interview exercise.

Attend all sessions or pick and choose!


Series Schedule

Hiring Session: Lead Where You Live — Work in UAlberta Residences
Monday, January 18, 2021
5:00 - 6:00 pm (MST)
Cost: Free! 

Are you looking for opportunities to work on campus? Come to this session to learn more about working in UAlberta Residence Services. We will introduce available positions, the application process, the benefit of working in residence and the tips on preparing a strong application to make you stand out. No experience in the past? Time to learn how to start your first job with residence service! 

Register Now! 

If you cannot access the registration form, contact Wendy at wendy.yu@ualberta.ca.


Mock Interview Practice
Thursday, January 21, 2021
3:00 - 5:00 pm (MST)
Cost: Free!

The key to a successful interview is to practice as much as possible. Don't miss this valuable opportunity to gain experience by participating in a mock interview with industry professionals.

Register Now! 

If you cannot access the registration form, contact Wendy at wendy.yu@ualberta.ca.


How to Prepare for a Summer Career Fair as an International Student
Tuesday, January 26, 2021
7:00 - 8:00 pm (MST)
Cost: Free!

Summer Career Fair is coming soon. Attend this workshop to learn how to prepare, and attend a career fair. This workshop will touch on how to connect with employers during the fair and how to follow up.

Register Now! 

If you cannot access the registration form, contact Wendy at wendy.yu@ualberta.ca.


I-Work! Conference
March 6, 2021, (Save the date!)
Attend this one-day career conference to enhance your employment skills and learn how to get a career in Canada successfully. Hear from expert keynote speakers, employers and international students alumni to build your skills and maximize your employability.

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