Job Search

Dining Etiquette

Wondering what all those forks are for? Which glass is for water and which glass is for wine? Learn the basic rules of dining etiquette and make a great impression at an interview over lunch or while attending a catered professional networking event.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the interactive nature of this workshop we request that students arrive on time. The doors to the workshop will be closed 10 minutes after the start of the workshop and latecomers will be asked to register for the next available session.

Register in the 'events & workshops' section after logging in to  Experience York (you will be able to sign in using your Passport York).

Résumé & Cover Letter Writing

Find out how to effectively target your résumé and cover letter. Present your experiences, education and skills in a way that showcases your assets and piques employers’ interest in you!

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the volume of information covered in this workshop we request that students arrive on time. The doors to the workshop will be closed 10 minutes after the start of the workshop and latecomers will be asked to register for the next available session.

Nov
8
Fri
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing Group Activity Session @ 103 McLaughlin College (Career Centre Presentation Room)
Nov 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing Group Activity Session @ 103 McLaughlin College (Career Centre Presentation Room)

Find out how to effectively target your resumé and cover letter. Present your experiences, education and skills in a way that showcases your assets and piques employers' interest in you.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the volume of information covered in this workshop we request that students arrive on time. The doors to the workshop will be closed 10 minutes after the start of the workshop and latecomers will be asked to register for the next available session.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Experience York (you will be able to sign in using your Passport York and register for appointments and events on the system).

Nov
22
Fri
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing Group Activity Session @ 103 McLaughlin College (Career Centre Presentation Room)
Nov 22 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing Group Activity Session @ 103 McLaughlin College (Career Centre Presentation Room)

Find out how to effectively target your resumé and cover letter. Present your experiences, education and skills in a way that showcases your assets and piques employers' interest in you.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the volume of information covered in this workshop we request that students arrive on time. The doors to the workshop will be closed 10 minutes after the start of the workshop and latecomers will be asked to register for the next available session.

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

Register in the 'events & workshops' section after logging in to  Experience York (you will be able to sign in using your Passport York).

Job Search and Networking Strategies

Want to be more effective in getting the job you want? Find out how to uncover and create career opportunities by learning how employers fill job openings. Learn how to uncover hidden opportunities and build relationships that maximize your job search efforts.

Nov
13
Wed
Job Search & Networking Strategies @ 103 McLaughlin College (Career Centre Presentation Room)
Nov 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Job Search & Networking Strategies @ 103 McLaughlin College (Career Centre Presentation Room)

Want to be more effective in getting the job you want? Find out how to uncover and create career opportunities by learning how employers fill job openings. Learn how to uncover hidden opportunities and build relationships that maximize your job search efforts.

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

Register in the 'events & workshops' section after logging in to  Experience York (you will be able to sign in using your Passport York).

How to Effectively Use LinkedIn

Wondering how using LinkedIn effectively can enhance your job search? Curious about how to leverage LinkedIn’s features to build your professional network? Attend this webinar and find out!

Nov
6
Wed
How to Effectively Use LinkedIn (Bethune College) @ BC 203 Bethune College
Nov 6 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
How to Effectively Use LinkedIn (Bethune College) @ BC 203 Bethune College

Wondering how using LinkedIn effectively can enhance your job search? Curious about how to leverage LinkedIn's features to build your professional network? Attend this activity session to find out!

Registration is required. You may register for this event on Experience York (you will be able to sign in using your Passport York and register for appointments and events on the system).

Nov
19
Tue
How to Effectively Use LinkedIn (webinar) @ Online
Nov 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
How to Effectively Use LinkedIn (webinar) @ Online

** PLEASE NOTE THIS WILL BE AN ONLINE WEBINAR **
To participate in a webinar, you will need a computer (with speakers or headphones), internet access, and Adobe Flash Player (http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer) 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 will login to the webinar and ask your questions via chat.

Wondering how using LinkedIn effectively can enhance your job search? Curious about how to leverage LinkedIn's features to build your professional network? Attend this webinar and find out!

Registration is required. You may register for this event on Experience York (you will be able to sign in using your Passport York and register for appointments and events on the system).

Register in the 'events & workshops' section after logging in to  Experience York (you will be able to sign in using your Passport York).

Interview Preparation

Approach your next interview or networking event with increased confidence. Learn how you can influence the first impression you make and show your best self while answering employers’ questions.

Nov
11
Mon
Interview Preparation Group Activity Session @ 103 McLaughlin College (Career Centre Presentation Room)
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Interview Preparation Group Activity Session @ 103 McLaughlin College (Career Centre Presentation Room)

Approach your next interview or networking event with increased confidence. Learn how you can influence the first impression you make and show your best self while answering employers' questions.

Registration is required.  You may register for this event on Experience York (you will be able to sign in using your Passport York and register for appointments and events on the system).

Register in the 'events & workshops' section after logging in to  Experience York (you will be able to sign in using your Passport York).

Ways to Make Money While Studying

Are you looking for ways to make money and gain experience? Do you want to know how to find great opportunities? Learn about a variety of sources for on or off-campus employment and understand how to tap into the “hidden” job market.

Register in the 'events & workshops' section after logging in to  Experience York (you will be able to sign in using your Passport York).

You've Got Skills and Self-Reflection

Not sure exactly what you have to offer an employer? You likely have more than you think! This workshop will help you identify and articulate your skills and accomplishments so you have great material for writing your résumé, and for talking about yourself during networking activities and interviews.

Register in the 'events & workshops' section after logging in to  Experience York (you will be able to sign in using your Passport York).

On the Job Success

Learn how to create great first impressions and what to expect the first few days on the job, how to increase your chances of workplace success, how to communicate assertively and handle difficult situations effectively.

Nov
29
Fri
On The Job Success @ Online (URL will be sent in registration email)
Nov 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
On The Job Success @ Online (URL will be sent in registration email)

Learn how to create great first impressions and what to expect the first few days on the job, how to increase your chances of workplace success, how to communicate assertively and handle difficult situations effectively.

** PLEASE NOTE THIS WILL BE AN ONLINE WEBINAR **
To participate in a webinar, you will need a computer (with speakers or headphones), internet access, and Adobe Flash Player (http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer) installed in your browser. You will receive the below URL of the webinar in a reminder email after you've registered for the event. On the day of the event, you will login to the webinar and ask your questions via chat.

http://connect.yulearn.yorku.ca/onthejobsuccess-saranjeet/

Registration is required. You may register for this event on Experience York (you will be able to sign in using your Passport York and register for appointments and events on the system).

Register in the 'events & workshops' section after logging in to  Experience York (you will be able to sign in using your Passport York).