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

Not sure what career options your degree might lead to? Attend this workshop or webinar to learn how the skills you’re developing in your degree and the experiences you’re gaining while at York will help build a foundation for your future.

Aug
30
Tue
2016
What Can I Do With My Degree? workshop @ 103 McLaughlin College
Aug 30 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 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 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 before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Sep
14
Wed
2016
What Can I Do With My Degree? workshop @ 103 McLaughlin College
Sep 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Not sure what career options your degree might lead to? Attend this workshop or webinar to learn how the skills you’re developing in your degree and the experiences you’re gaining while at York will help build a foundation for your future.

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 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.

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

This fun and interactive board game will get you started exploring your personality, interests, skills, accomplishments, desires and curiosities. You’ll develop your own personal profile as you gain insights into the most important aspect of career decision making: YOU!

Sep
27
Tue
2016
Who Am I? Self Assessment Game workshop @ 205 McLaughlin College
Sep 27 @ 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 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

Find out how your personality may influence your career choices by learning about the Myers Briggs Type Indicator and exploring which Type you might be.

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

Attend this workshop to get tips and suggestions about timing and method(s) of disclosure, and have the opportunity to discuss your questions and concerns regarding disclosing (or not disclosing) your disability in the workplace.

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

Transferring Skills from Academe to the Workplace 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.

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

Often our career choices are influenced by the people around us. This webinar will help you better understand all of the factors that come into play when making informed career decisions, including your own thoughts and feelings.

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).