September 2022

Tuesday, September 13, 2022 — 10:30 to 12:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT

Through discussion and activities in this workshop, you will learn how to prepare an effective résumé 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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Tuesday, September 13, 2022 — 12:00 to 13:30 PM to 1:30 PM EDT

How does co-op work?", "How do I contact my Co-op Advisor?", "When should I start looking for jobs?" If these are questions on your mind, join the Centre for Career Action for an introduction to co-op and an open Q&A where you can ask a Co-op Advisor your most pressing questions. 

*Note: This workshop is for students who are preparing to find their first co-op job in the Faculty of Environment.

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Tuesday, September 13, 2022 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 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, September 13, 2022 — 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM EDT

Navigating a new workplace can be tricky! Join Chris Martin for a deep dive on your rights and responsibilities in Canadian workplaces, where to turn for help if needed, and what to expect from on-campus and work placement support systems.

*Note: This workshop is offered in a hybrid format. Participants can choose to attend this workshop in-person in Tatham Centre room 2218 (second floor) or join online at the Zoom link you will receive after registering. 

Wednesday, September 14, 2022 — 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM 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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Wednesday, September 14, 2022 — 12:00 to 13:30 PM to 1:30 PM EDT

How does co-op work?", "How do I contact my Co-op Advisor?", "When should I start looking for jobs?" If these are questions on your mind, join the Centre for Career Action for an introduction to co-op and an open Q&A where you can ask a Co-op Advisor your most pressing questions.

*Note: This workshop is for students who are preparing to find their first co-op job in the Faculty of Health.

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Wednesday, September 14, 2022 — 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM EDT

How does co-op work?", "How do I contact my Co-op Advisor?", "When should I start looking for jobs?" If these are questions on your mind, join the Centre for Career Action for an introduction to co-op and an open Q&A where you can ask a Co-op Advisor your most pressing questions.

This workshop is for students from all faculties who are preparing to find their first co-op job.

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Thursday, September 15, 2022 — 11:30 to 13:00 AM to 1:00 PM EDT

How does co-op work?", "How do I contact my Co-op Advisor?", "When should I start looking for jobs?" If these are questions on your mind, join the Centre for Career Action for an introduction to co-op and an open Q&A where you can ask a Co-op Advisor your most pressing questions.

*Note: This workshop is for students who are preparing to find their first co-op job in the Faculty of Science.

Register on WaterlooWorks.

Thursday, September 15, 2022 — 12:00 to 13:30 PM to 1:30 PM EDT

How does co-op work?", "How do I contact my Co-op Advisor?", "When should I start looking for jobs?" If these are questions on your mind, join the Centre for Career Action for an introduction to co-op and an open Q&A where you can ask a Co-op Advisor your most pressing questions.

*Note: This workshop is for students who are preparing to find their first co-op job in the Faculty of Math.

Register on WaterlooWorks.

Thursday, September 15, 2022 — 12:00 to 13:30 PM to 1:30 PM EDT

How does co-op work?", "How do I contact my Co-op Advisor?", "When should I start looking for jobs?" If these are questions on your mind, join the Centre for Career Action for an introduction to co-op and an open Q&A where you can ask a Co-op Advisor your most pressing questions.

*Note: This workshop is for students who are preparing to find their first co-op job in the Faculty of Arts.

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Thursday, September 15, 2022 — 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM EDT

Confused about career direction? Overwhelmed with choice? Not sure where to begin? In Part 1 of this two-session workshop, explore the career planning process, how to deepen your understanding of yourself and your career optons, and discover what challenges in the world you'd like to be part of.

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Thursday, September 15, 2022 — 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM 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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Friday, September 16, 2022 — 10:00 to 11:00 AM to 11:00 AM EDT

The cover letter is an opportunity to share your story with a potential employer. As an essential part of your job application, this document helps link your experiences, values, and skillsets to the role you’re applying to. In this workshop, you will learn strategies for structuring your cover letter, building a narrative, and making connections between yourself and the employer. 

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Friday, September 16, 2022 — 10:00 to 11:30 AM to 11:30 AM EDT

Writing a cover-letter can feel annoying, daunting and time consuming! In this workshop we will find ways to make writing a cover-letter less painful. We will dissect what cover-letters are actually about, talk about challenges you might face and chat about strategies that help your writing process.


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Tuesday, September 20, 2022 — 11:30 to 12:30 AM to 12:30 PM EDT

Graduating in 2023? Maximize your employment opportunities upon graduation by learning about Waterloo's job board, WaterlooWorks. Also, hear about the many services and benefits offered through the Centre for Career Action and Alumni Relations that remain available to you after you graduate.

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Tuesday, September 20, 2022 — 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

Workplace cultures often expect you to know 'their culture' but don't provide much context. This can lead to confusion and inappropriate behaviour, whether intentional or not. In this workshop we'll discuss how to intervene in potentially harmful situations while staying safe and how to communicate with people who have caused or are actively causing harm.

Wednesday, September 21, 2022 — 12:00 to 13:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT

Join the Centre for Career Action virtually for an open Q&A where you can ask a Co-op/Career Advisor your most pressing questions.

*Note: This workshop is for students who are preparing to find their first co-op job in the Faculty of Health.

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022 — 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM EDT

Join the Centre for Career Action virtually for an open Q&A where you can ask a Co-op/Career Advisor your most pressing questions.

This workshop is open for all undergraduate students preparing for their first co-op job search.

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022 — 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDT

Graduating in 2023? Maximize your employment opportunities upon graduation by learning about Waterloo's job board, WaterlooWorks. Also, hear about the many services and benefits offered through the Centre for Career Action and Alumni Relations that remain available to you after you graduate.

Register on WaterlooWorks. 

Thursday, September 22, 2022 — 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM EDT

In Part 2 of this two-session workshop, discover the work values that you desire in a career in order to be satisfied, learn how to conduct occupational research and how to put it all together in order to make informed career decisions.

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Thursday, September 22, 2022 — 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM EDT

Join the Centre for Career Action virtually for an open Q&A where you can ask a Co-op/Career Advisor your most pressing questions.

*Note: This workshop is for students who are preparing to find their first co-op job in the Faculty of Science.

Register on WaterlooWorks.

Thursday, September 22, 2022 — 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM EDT

Planning on attending the P4E Fair on September 28th? In this workshop we will cover tips for virtual job fairs, including how to prepare, what to do during the event and how to follow up with employers after the event. There will also be time to answer any questions you have about job fairs.


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Tuesday, September 27, 2022 — 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM EDT

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


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Wednesday, September 28, 2022 — 10:30 to 12:00 AM to 12:00 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: You will receive an activity to be completed prior to the workshop.

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022 — 12:00 to 13:00 PM to 1:00 PM 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.

Register on WaterlooWorks. 

Wednesday, September 28, 2022 — 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

How does co-op work?", "How do I contact my Co-op Advisor?", "When should I start looking for jobs?" If these are questions on your mind, join the Centre for Career Action for an introduction to co-op followed by an open Q&A where you can ask a Co-op Advisor your most pressing questions. This workshop is for Architecture students who are preparing to find their first co-op job.

*Note: This workshop is for Architecture students who are preparing to find their first co-op job.
 

Thursday, September 29, 2022 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

Identify your key power (transferable) skills and apply these to your career planning and development.

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Thursday, September 29, 2022 — 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM EDT

Writing a cover-letter can feel annoying, daunting and time consuming! In this workshop we will find ways to make writing a cover-letter less painful. We will dissect what cover-letters are actually about, talk about challenges you might face and chat about strategies that help your writing process.


Register on WaterlooWorks

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