Mitacs Step teaches you essential skills required to succeed in your future career. NOTE: Please register at www.mitacs.ca for this workshop by clicking on 'seminars & workshops'. This workshop is open only to Masters and PhD students and Post Docs.
Two-session workshop: attend the first session to learn about your personality type and preferences for learning and decision making. In the second session, discover how to apply your MBTI type to explore potential careers. NOTE: There is a materials charge of $10.00 payable at the Centre for Career Action prior to the session. Once you have registered and paid, you will be given information on how to complete the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) online. The online assessment must be completed at least 2 business days prior to the workshop.
Don't miss out! If you are graduating in 2014, come learn about Waterloo initiatives to maximize your employment opportunities upon graduation. Also learn about the many services and benefits offered by Alumni Affairs (Advancement) that remain available to you long after you graduate.
Waterloo International and St. Jerome's University invite students to attend information sessions to learn more about the Global Experience Certificate and the Beyond Borders program.
Come and find out how you can internationalize your degree!
This workshop is your starting point for conducting research at the library. Learn how to find books, journals, electronic resources, and more. Discover hands-on how to locate resources, access course reserves, manage your library account, collect and export references, and set up alerts for search results.
The current job market requires an assertive approach to finding work. Increase your chances of success by practising key communication strategies. NOTE: There is a prerequisite for this workshop. Please see chart at https://uwaterloo.ca/career-action/workshop-prerequisite-chart.
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