Calendar

Career Centre workshops and events (including employer recruitment sessions, educator information sessions, Career Conversations panels, Industry Insights panels, and career fairs) are posted on an ongoing basis as they are scheduled.

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Dining Etiquette workshop 1:30 pm
Dining Etiquette workshop
Sep 1 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Many business functions take place in dining situations – whether it’s meeting an employer for a second interview or networking with colleagues at a formal event. In this workshop, you will understand the basic rules[...]
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How to Find a Part-time Job On or Off-Campus workshop 2:00 pm
How to Find a Part-time Job On or Off-Campus workshop
Sep 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Are you looking for part-time work (on or off campus) and want to know how to find great opportunities? Learn about a variety of sources of on campus employment. Understand how to tap into the[...]
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Transferring Skills from Academe to the Workplace workshop 2:00 pm
Transferring Skills from Academe to the Workplace workshop
Sep 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This workshop is specially designed for Masters and Doctoral level students wondering where their degrees might lead them aside from a career in academia. Learn how the skills you are developing in your degree and[...]
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Employer Recruitment Session: EY, KPMG and PWC 2:00 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: EY, KPMG and PWC
Sep 9 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
EY, KPMG and PWC will be hosting a joint multi-school information session on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre – South Building. Students are invited to meet the above noted firm[...]
Selecting a Post-Grad Program workshop (at Scott Library) 3:00 pm
Selecting a Post-Grad Program workshop (at Scott Library)
Sep 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
** This workshop will take place at Scott Library ** Choosing where to continue your education is a critical element in ensuring it is a positive step forward. Learn about resources and strategies for selecting[...]
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Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop 12:30 pm
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop
Sep 10 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Does your resumé present your experiences, education and skills in a way that effectively showcases your assets? Do you know how to write a cover letter that piques employers’ interest in you? In this workshop,[...]
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Employer Recruitment Session: Deloitte LLP (off-campus) – Accounting 2:00 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: Deloitte LLP (off-campus) – Accounting
Sep 11 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
A holistic view of all CPA opportunities for students and new grads to launch their career. Students will have the opportunity to network with practitioners from all service lines (Audit, Tax, Financial Advisory and Enterprise[...]
Organizing Your Post-Grad Application workshop (at Scott Library) 3:00 pm
Organizing Your Post-Grad Application workshop (at Scott Library)
Sep 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
** This workshop will take place at Scott Library ** Learn about common elements required in many application packages and get tips on how to make sure yours is as competitive as possible. Registration is[...]
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Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: You’ve Got Skills! workshop 11:00 am
Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: You’ve Got Skills! workshop
Sep 14 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Being able to identify and articulate your skills is an essential part of a successful job search. This introductory workshop is an important starting point for all other Job Search workshops. Identify the key skills[...]
Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop 2:00 pm
Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop
Sep 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Does your resumé present your experiences, education and skills in a way that effectively showcases your assets? Do you know how to write a cover letter that piques employers’ interest in you? In this workshop,[...]
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Getting Ready for Career Fair Success Series: What Can I Do With My Degree? workshop (at Scott Library) 10:00 am
Getting Ready for Career Fair Success Series: What Can I Do With My Degree? workshop (at Scott Library)
Sep 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
** THIS WORKSHOP WILL TAKE PLACE AT SCOTT LIBRARY ** Are you wondering how your degree may relate to your career direction? This workshop provides an introductory overview of career exploration. You will learn how[...]
Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: Job Search Strategies that Work workshop (at Atkinson College) 11:00 am
Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: Job Search Strategies that Work workshop (at Atkinson College)
Sep 15 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
** THIS WORKSHOP WILL TAKE PLACE AT ATKINSON COLLEGE ** Want to be more effective in finding the job you want? In this workshop, learn about the various techniques for discovering and creating career opportunities.[...]
Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: Putting Job Search Strategies into Action workshop (at Founders College) 2:00 pm
Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: Putting Job Search Strategies into Action workshop (at Founders College)
Sep 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
** THIS WORKSHOP WILL TAKE PLACE AT FOUNDERS COLLEGE ** Ready to begin developing and working on your individualized job search action plan? In a computer lab, work at your own pace to implement some[...]
Turn Your Passion into a Business with Etsy 2:00 pm
Turn Your Passion into a Business with Etsy
Sep 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Are you a crafter, artist or collector who is interested in starting your own creative business? Have you thought about starting an online store, but haven’t known where to start? Led by a top Etsy[...]
Employer Recruitment Session: Communications Security Establishment Canada (CSEC) 2:30 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: Communications Security Establishment Canada (CSEC)
Sep 15 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
The Communications Security Establishment (CSE) specializes in acquiring, analysing and protecting information and employs an elite workforce committed to the safety and security of Canada and Canadians. Year of Study: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th[...]
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Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: Networking for Career Fair Success (at Atkinson College) 11:00 am
Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: Networking for Career Fair Success (at Atkinson College)
Sep 16 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
** THIS WORKSHOP WILL TAKE PLACE AT ATKINSON COLLEGE ** Become more confident interacting with industry professionals and prospective employers to exchange information and learn about opportunities that may be right for you. Walk away:[...]
Employer Recruitment Session: Tutor Doctor 11:30 am
Employer Recruitment Session: Tutor Doctor
Sep 16 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Tutor Doctor is an international one-on-one in-home tutoring organization with over 17,000 tutors in 14 countries worldwide. Tutor Doctor provides tutoring services to students of all ages, levels and subjects. Tutor Doctor comes to the[...]
Employer Recruitment Session: Bank of Montreal 2:30 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: Bank of Montreal
Sep 16 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
BMO Financial Group was established in 1817. Headquartered in Canada, we serve more than 12 million personal, commercial, corporate and institutional customers in North America and internationally. We are a highly diversified financial services organization,[...]
Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: How to Find a Part-time Job On or Off-Campus workshop (at Bethune College) 2:30 pm
Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: How to Find a Part-time Job On or Off-Campus workshop (at Bethune College)
Sep 16 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
** THIS WORKSHOP WILL TAKE PLACE AT BETHUNE COLLEGE ** Are you looking for part-time work (on or off campus) and want to know how to find great opportunities? Learn about a variety of sources[...]
Career Conversations with Grads Working in Kinesiology and Health Sciences 4:00 pm
Career Conversations with Grads Working in Kinesiology and Health Sciences
Sep 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Offered in conjunction with Homecoming 2015. In partnership with Calumet and Stong Colleges Office of the Master as part of the Create Your Future Program. Sponsored by York University Alumni Relations. Interested in learning about[...]
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Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: How to Find a Job Using LinkedIn webinar (online) 11:00 am
Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: How to Find a Job Using LinkedIn webinar (online)
Sep 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Are you interested in learning how to use LinkedIn effectively in your job search? In this online webinar, learn about strategies for creating a strong online identity and presence using LinkedIn, building your professional network[...]
Educator Information Session: Swansea University 11:30 am
Educator Information Session: Swansea University
Sep 17 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Learn about post-graduate study options at Swansea University, Wales, UK. Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre’s online system (you must sign up for an account before you will[...]
Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: Creating a Professional LinkedIn Profile workshop (at Founders College) 2:00 pm
Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: Creating a Professional LinkedIn Profile workshop (at Founders College)
Sep 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
** THIS WORKSHOP WILL TAKE PLACE AT FOUNDERS COLLEGE ** Wondering where and how to begin with LinkedIn? Attend this hands-on workshop held in a computer lab to compose, edit and improve your LinkedIn profile.[...]
Employer Recruitment Sessions: Deloitte LLP – Business & Technology 2:30 pm
Employer Recruitment Sessions: Deloitte LLP – Business & Technology
Sep 17 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Deloitte LLP, one of Canada’s leading professional services firms, provides audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services to a wide range of Canadian and international clients. Deloitte LLP is the Canadian member firm of Deloitte[...]
Career Conversations with Grads working in Psychology, Cognition and Behaviour 4:00 pm
Career Conversations with Grads working in Psychology, Cognition and Behaviour
Sep 17 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
In partnership with Calumet and Stong Colleges Office of the Master as part of the Create Your Future Program and the Centre for Student Success, Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies. Sponsored by York[...]
Employer Recruitment Session: IBM Canada Ltd 5:30 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: IBM Canada Ltd
Sep 17 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
#IBMonCampus Whether you are a technology student seeking a co-op/internship placement or a business student seeking new-graduate opportunities, we’re here to meet with you! This IBM Information Session is designed to give you a 30[...]
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Twitter Career Chat (#yucareerchat): How to Prepare for a Career Fair 11:00 am
Twitter Career Chat (#yucareerchat): How to Prepare for a Career Fair
Sep 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Put your interview skills to the test and practice answering interview questions in a fun, fast-paced environment alongside your peers. By taking on the roles of interviewee, interviewer and observer, you will experience interviews from[...]
Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: Making a Great First Impression in Your Interview and Beyond workshop 12:00 pm
Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: Making a Great First Impression in Your Interview and Beyond workshop
Sep 18 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Approach your next interview or networking event with increased confidence by learning how you can influence the first impression that you make. In this workshop, you will gain an understanding of how to prepare for[...]
Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: Polishing Your Interview Skills workshop 2:30 pm
Getting Ready for Career Fair Success: Polishing Your Interview Skills workshop
Sep 18 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Put your interview skills to the test and practice answering interview questions in a fun, fast-paced environment alongside your peers. By taking on the roles of interviewee, interviewer and observer, you will experience interviews from[...]
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Understanding the Personal Statement workshop 3:00 pm
Understanding the Personal Statement workshop
Sep 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Writing an effective personal statement can be the most challenging aspect of your application to a post-graduate program. Learn about common expectations and elements of this form of writing. Registration is required. You may register[...]
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Career Fair Fall 2015 10:00 am
Career Fair Fall 2015
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Career Fair Fall 2015 @ Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) Building
Meet a variety of employers in an exhibition-like setting to learn more about their employment opportunities. Over 45 employers will be exhibiting at this year’s fair and recruiting York students and new grads for: full-time[...]
Employer Recruitment Session: PepsiCo Beverages Canada 5:30 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: PepsiCo Beverages Canada
Sep 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
PepsiCo is making a difference on a global scale, and so can you! Pursue your passion, explore the possibilities, and make an impact with an organization that invests in its’ people. We want to see[...]
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Employer Recruitment Session: Bank of Canada 11:30 am
Employer Recruitment Session: Bank of Canada
Sep 23 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
The Bank of Canada is hiring graduates (or soon-to-be graduates) with degrees in economics or finance at the bachelor, master or doctoral levels. We offer competitive pay and vacation, tuition assistance and training opportunities, flexible[...]
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Career Conversations with Portuguese Language Speakers 12:30 pm
Career Conversations with Portuguese Language Speakers
Sep 24 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Career Conversations with Portuguese Language Speakers @ 305 Founders College (Senior Common Room)
In partnership with Portuguese Studies. Wondering where the knowledge of a second or third language can take you? Want to meet bilingual and multilingual professionals currently enjoying exciting careers? During this panel, Portuguese-speaking professionals will[...]
Career Conversations with Alumni Working in Health Policy and Management 4:00 pm
Career Conversations with Alumni Working in Health Policy and Management
Sep 24 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
In partnership with Calumet and Stong Colleges Office of the Master as part of the Create Your Future Program. Sponsored by York University Alumni Relations. Interested in Health Policy & Management? Want to meet York[...]
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Suit Yourself: Personality and Career Choice workshop 10:30 am
Suit Yourself: Personality and Career Choice workshop
Sep 25 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Are you hoping for a career that fits who you are and brings out the best in you? This interactive workshop will give you the opportunity to explore how your personality type can be a[...]
Getting Started on Your Personal Statement workshop 3:00 pm
Getting Started on Your Personal Statement workshop
Sep 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
If you don’t know how to begin, this hands-on writing workshop will help you get started on a statement that will help your application package make an impact on a selection committee for any program.[...]
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What Can I Do With My Degree? webinar (online) 2:00 pm
What Can I Do With My Degree? webinar (online)
Sep 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Are you wondering how your degree may relate to your career direction? This workshop provides an introductory overview of career exploration. You will learn how the skills you are developing in your degree and the[...]
Writing a CV or Resumé for Your Post-Grad Application workshop 3:00 pm
Writing a CV or Resumé for Your Post-Grad Application workshop
Sep 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn the difference between these two documents and how to ensure yours present the most relevant aspects of your experiences and education effectively. Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career[...]
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Employer Recruitment Session: Goodlife Fitness 11:30 am
Employer Recruitment Session: Goodlife Fitness
Sep 29 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
GoodLife Fitness is Canada’s largest and most successful fitness company. Recently honoured with Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures award, GoodLife was also awarded Platinum Club member, Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies honouring eleven consecutive[...]
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Employer Recruitment Session: Scotiabank (Recruiting for Students with Disabilities Only) 11:30 am
Employer Recruitment Session: Scotiabank (Recruiting for Students with Disabilities Only)
Sep 30 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
A culture of inclusion is the heart of our global community of Scotiabankers, where you are valued for your individual talents, your inspiration and your innovative thinking. Are you a student with a disability? Join[...]
Job Search Strategies that Work workshop 11:30 am
Job Search Strategies that Work workshop
Sep 30 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Want to be more effective in finding the job you want? In this workshop, learn about the various techniques for discovering and creating career opportunities. Find out how employers fill job openings and learn how[...]
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop (at Bethune College) 2:30 pm
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop (at Bethune College)
Sep 30 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
** THIS WORKSHOP WILL TAKE PLACE AT BETHUNE COLLEGE ** Does your resumé present your experiences, education and skills in a way that effectively showcases your assets? Do you know how to write a cover[...]