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.
Ksenia Zverev, Business Advisor with the Waterloo Region Small Business Centre will explain best strategies and tips on how to start your own business.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Uncover hidden career opportunities by learning the most successful ways to apply networking strategies, both in-person and online.
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.
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!