Workshops

All workshops will be offered through Zoom. Workshops are generally 50 minutes and will be facilitated by a professional career advisor and include interactive elements and an opportunity to ask questions. Advanced registration for the workshop is recommended.

What You Will Gain

  • Awareness of how your strengths, skills, and interests relate to the world of work.
  • Generate possible career options and steps on how to reach your options.
  • Strengthen your job search skills which includes resume & cover letter writing, networking & interview techniques.

Workshop Setup

  • The workshop will begin with introductions and/or opening activity. Attendees will provide a goal for the workshop for themselves.  The facilitator will review the concept’s key points and provide an individual/group activity for attendees to practice the concept. To help build a stronger workshop, the facilitator will ask for attendees to complete a short two minute workshop evaluation. Some workshops may have pre-session activities for students to complete

Online Workshops using Zoom | Time: Time Block: Thursday, 11:15 to 12:05 (L5). Students can attend the "live" webinar. Workshops will be recorded. Students who can't attend the "live" webinar, can review the recorded webinar at a later date. 

Workshops are Scheduled on Thursdays: 11:15 to 12:05 (L timeblock)
September
O-week Starting your University Journey: Tips for Employment & Career Success
10 Now What? Options after X (3rd/4th year students)
17 New Grad Recruitment: Getting Applications Ready
24 New Grad Recruitment: Interviewing Like a Pro
October
1 Career Development 101
8 Discovering Your Career Interests
15 Discovering Your Career Values
22 Introduction to Strengths
29 The Skills You Bring
November
5 Getting Experience to Expand your Employability and Make Career Decisions
12 Job Search Strategies
19 Resume and Cover Letter Strategies
25 Interviewing Like a Pro