Thursday, May 27, 2021 — 4:30 PM EDT

When your career interests are congruent with your work, you are more likely to be satisfied, motivated and successful in your career. Discover what your key interest motivators are and how these can help you identify careers that align with these interests. Note: Registrants will be emailed a booklet to complete prior to the workshop. Please complete all activities in the booklet before attending the session!

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Wednesday, May 26, 2021 — 1:00 PM EDT

In this interactive workshop, you will discuss the value of making connections as part of a job search strategy.  You will explore networking strategies and identify your own action plan.

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Wednesday, May 26, 2021 — 9:00 AM EDT

Uncover hidden career opportunities by learning the most successful ways to apply networking strategies, both in-person and online.

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Thursday, May 20, 2021 — 1:30 PM EDT

Confused about career direction? Overwhelmed with choice? Not sure where to begin? Let's start with where you're at!  In this two-session workshop, explore the career development process and discuss how values, skills, interests and even luck, play an important role in your career journey.

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Thursday, May 20, 2021 — 10:30 AM EDT

In this interactive workshop, you'll practice translating academic language to industry language, apply strategies for answering interview questions and evaluate the effectiveness of responses to interview questions.

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Wednesday, May 19, 2021 — 1:30 PM EDT

The skills identification and articulation workshop helps students identify the skills they're developing throughout their undergraduate career. Workshop participants will also develop strategies for articulating these skills to target audiences (e.g. potential employers). If you can recognize what you're learning and how your skills translate to the job market, you can set yourself apart from other candidates! The skills identification and articulation workshop is one of six milestones in the EDGE academic certificate program. All students are welcome to attend this workshop. 
 

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 — 12:00 PM EDT

In this interactive workshop participants will identify and reflect on skills gained through grad school. We will discuss how to express these skills to target audiences in the context of interviews, résumés or conversations with peers, colleagues, and current or potential employers.

*Note: This workshop is intended for Faculty of Environment graduate students.

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Tuesday, May 18, 2021 — 4:30 PM EDT

As the world has seen many changes in the last year, networking conversations have shifted online. This may actually be a very good thing! Learn tips and tricks about LinkedIn and meeting others online, how to handle those conversations, and meet people who will help you grow your career.

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Tuesday, May 18, 2021 — 2:30 PM EDT

Ksenia Zverev, Business Advisor with the Waterloo Region Small Business Centre will explain best strategies and tips on how to start your own business.

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Tuesday, May 18, 2021 — 2:00 PM EDT

We are not taking advanced registration through WaterlooWorks - registration is through Zoom.

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We will share recordings and transcripts of each session a week or so after the session date at https://uwaterloo.ca/career-action-resources/further-education-resources

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 — 9:00 AM EDT

You've been provided a Zoom link for your next interview - now what? Learn tips and tricks to help you ace your next virtual interview. 

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Thursday, May 13, 2021 — 1:30 PM EDT

Confused about career direction? Overwhelmed with choice? Not sure where to begin? Let's start with where you're at!  In this two-session workshop, explore the career development process and discuss how values, skills, interests and even luck, play an important role in your career journey.

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Wednesday, May 12, 2021 — 9:00 AM EDT

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the labour market means a shift in searching for work and networking. However, there is still opportunity to find a co-op job. In this online workshop, you'll explore and problem solve common job search challenges, learn about work search strategies and create a plan to find co-op employment.

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Tuesday, May 11, 2021 — 1:30 PM EDT

Learn how to interpret job descriptions to identify your strongest and most relevant skills. Adopt the perspective of an employer when submitting your application for a position. 

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Tuesday, May 11, 2021 — 11:10 AM EDT

Through discussion and hands-on activities in this half-day workshop, you will learn how to prepare an effective résumé and cover letter by analyzing job descriptions, assessing the relevance of your transferable skills and articulating these transferable skills in an action-oriented way.

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