In-House Workshops

Career Services hosts various FREE workshops to assist students with their employment needs. The workshops are facilitated by an Employment Advisor and are free for students to attend. Workshops are held at Career Services, 474 University Centre and are scheduled during the spring and fall sessions.

Students wishing to attend a workshop must pre-register. Space is limited. Students are expected to arrive 10 minutes prior to the scheduled time. ** Late arrivals will not be permitted into the workshop once it has commenced.

How to register for a workshop:

1) Log-in into your careerCONNECT account. Once logged-in, click on the "Events Calendar" tab, select the workshop you wish to attend and click on the "Register for this event" button. Click HERE now to log-in!

2) Don't have a careerCONNECT account? No problem, it's free! Once you have created an account follow the workshop registration instructions above to register for a workshop. Click HERE to create an account now!




RESUME & COVER LETTER

A resume is a valuable tool. It is a way to market your experience, skills and education to a potential employer.  View the Resume Webshop and learn different resume components, how to assess your skills, types of resume formats, and how to demonstrate your skills to an employer.  If you would like additional information, register to attend a Resume & Cover Letter Workshop. This interactive workshop will help you understand what employers look for when hiring.  Learn to "think like an employer" to market yourself effectively.

All dates for the workshop are listed in the CareerConnect calendar. Please register today!

We recommend that you view the Resume Webshop  prior to attending the workshop.


INTERVIEW PREPARATION

The interview is a two-way exchange of information. The employer is marketing their organization and you are marketing your skills, knowledge, and personal qualities. View the Interview Webshops to learn how to prepare for an interview, types of interview questions and how to best answer these questions, other methods of evaluation and how to follow-up after the interview.  Register to attend an Interviews -Preparation & Practice Workshop and learn what employers expect.  In this workshop you will practice key interview skills with other job seekers. 

All dates for the workshop are listed in the CareerConnect calendar. Please register today!

We recommend that you view the Preparing for Interview Success Webshop and Interview- Tips to Success Webshop  prior to the workshop.



YOUR CAREER STARTS HERE 

Learn about how you can transition successfully into meaningful work! Explore how to develop a balanced skill set while you are a university student.

All dates for the workshop are listed in the CareerConnect calendar. Please register today!


CAREER FAIR PREPARATION

Be sure that you are prepared to effectively market your skills and experience to potential employers – attend this workshop to learn how!  This workshop will help you to understand employer expectations for the day of the career fair, learn how to market yourself, and provide some informative tips so you can do your best. 

All dates for the workshop are listed in the CareerConnect calendar. Please register today! 
 



PREPPING FOR THE MMI: Interview Strategies and Recommendations

Multiple Mini-station Interview (MMI) is a significant component of the admission process to many health care professional programs.  This workshop will use an interactive approach to address MMI questions, tasks and possible reponses. 

All dates for the workshop are listed in the CareerConnect calendar. Please register today!