Career Exploration Workshops

What can I do with my degree? What do I want to do next? If you have these types of questions, then the Career Exploration series of workshops is a great place to start. These career supports are designed to provide you with the skills to articulate who you are and what you want in the world of work, create opportunities and be more confident about making great career choices — whether it’s diving into the world of work or pursuing further education.

Registration on the Career Centre’s online system is required for all workshops (you must sign up for an account on the system before you will be able to register for any workshops).

What Can I Do With My Degree? workshop

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 experiences you are gaining help build a foundation for your future. You will also be able to identify resources for exploring career options.

Nov
19
Wed
2014
What Can I Do With My Degree? workshop
Nov 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 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 experiences you are gaining help build a foundation for your future. You will also be able to identify resources for exploring career options.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre’s online system (you must sign up for an account on the system before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Register in the ‘events & appointments’ section after logging in (you must sign up for an account the first time you log in).

What Can I Do With My Degree? webinars

To participate in a webinar, you will need a computer (with speakers or headphones), internet access, and Adobe Flash Player installed in your browser. You will receive the URL of the webinar in a reminder email after you’ve registered for the event. On the day of the event, you can login to the webinar and ask your questions via chat.

Nov
14
Fri
2014
What Can I Do With My Psychology Degree? webinar
Nov 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

To participate in a webinar, you will need a computer (with speakers or headphones), internet access, and Adobe Flash Player installed in your browser. You will receive the URL of the webinar in a reminder email after you’ve registered for the event. On the day of the event, you can login to the webinar and ask your questions via chat.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre’s online system (you must sign up for an account on the system before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Nov
19
Wed
2014
What Can I Do With a Finance Degree? webinar
Nov 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

To participate in a webinar, you will need a computer (with speakers or headphones), internet access, and Adobe Flash Player installed in your browser. You will receive the URL of the webinar in a reminder email after you’ve registered for the event. On the day of the event, you can login to the webinar and ask your questions via chat.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre’s online system (you must sign up for an account on the system before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Register in the ‘events & appointments’ section after logging in (you must sign up for an account the first time you log in).

Who Am I? Self Assessment Game workshop

The Who Am I? Self Assessment Game was uniquely designed by York University’s Career Centre to assist you with your career exploration! Play this fun and interactive self-discovery board game where you will gain insights into your desires, interests, abilities, and personality as they relate to career decision making. During this workshop you will develop a Career Profile to help guide your career exploration. You will also learn important aspects about yourself that may influence the choices you make and feel more empowered and excited about your career direction.

Nov
26
Wed
2014
Who Am I? Self Assessment Game workshop
Nov 26 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Who Am I? Self Assessment Game was uniquely designed by York University’s Career Centre to assist you with your career exploration! Play this fun and interactive self-discovery board game where you will gain insights into your desires, interests, abilities, and personality as they relate to career decision making. During this workshop you will develop a Career Profile to help guide your career exploration. You will also learn important aspects about yourself that may influence the choices you make and feel more empowered and excited about your career direction.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre’s online system (you must sign up for an account on the system before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Register in the ‘events & appointments’ section after logging in (you must sign up for an account the first time you log in).

Suit Yourself: Personality and Career Choice workshop

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 factor in finding career satisfaction. During this workshop, you will learn about the Myers Briggs Type Indicator and explore which Type you might be. You will also find out how your personality may influence your career choices and identify possible career options.

Nov
17
Mon
2014
Suit Yourself: Personality and Career Choice workshop
Nov 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 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 factor in finding career satisfaction. During this workshop, you will learn about the Myers Briggs Type Indicator and explore which Type you might be. You will also find out how your personality may influence your career choices and identify possible career options.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre’s online system (you must sign up for an account on the system before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Register in the ‘events & appointments’ section after logging in (you must sign up for an account the first time you log in).

To Disclose or Not to Disclose? Workplace Considerations for Students with Disabilities workshop

Offered in partnership with Counselling & Disability Services for students with disabilities only

Do you have questions about whether or not you should disclose your disability to an employer? If you decide to disclose your disability, do you wonder when and how you should do it? In this workshop you’ll get tips and suggestions about timing and method(s) of disclosure and have the opportunity to discuss your questions and concerns regarding disclosure at the workplace.

Nov
18
Tue
2014
To Disclose or Not to Disclose? Workplace Considerations for Students with Disabilities workshop (at Bennett Centre)
Nov 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Offered in partnership with Counselling & Disability Services for students with disabilities only

Do you have questions about whether or not you should disclose your disability to an employer? If you decide to disclose your disability, do you wonder when and how you should do it? In this workshop you’ll get tips and suggestions about timing and method(s) of disclosure and have the opportunity to discuss your questions and concerns regarding disclosure at the workplace.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre’s online system (you must sign up for an account on the system before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Register in the ‘events & appointments’ section after logging in (you must sign up for an account the first time you log in).

Exploring Career Options for Graduate Students workshop

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 the experiences you are gaining help build a foundation for your future. Identify resources for exploring possible career options.

Register in the ‘events & appointments’ section after logging in (you must sign up for an account the first time you log in).

Making Degree Choices: The Other People Factor webinar

Do you feel that your career decisions are being influenced by family, cultural or external expectations? In this webinar you’ll learn the ways in which “career” can mean different things to people and gain a better understanding of the relationship between thoughts and feelings and how they play an important role in career exploration.

To participate in a webinar, you will need a computer (with speakers or headphones), internet access, and Adobe Flash Player installed in your browser. You will receive the URL of the webinar in a reminder email after you’ve registered for the event. On the day of the event, you can login to the webinar and ask your questions via chat.

Register in the ‘events & appointments’ section after logging in (you must sign up for an account the first time you log in).