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.

Apr
18
Thu
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop (Webinar) @ Online (URL will be mailed upon registration)
Apr 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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 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.

Once you have completed this workshop, you may book a one-on-one Resumé or Cover Letter Feedback session.

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).

May
8
Wed
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop @ 103 McLaughlin College (Career Centre Presentation Room)
May 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

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.

Once you have completed this workshop, you may book a one-on-one Resumé or Cover Letter Feedback session.

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).

May
27
Mon
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop @ 103 McLaughlin College (Career Centre Presentation Room)
May 27 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

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.

Once you have completed this workshop, you may book a one-on-one Resumé or Cover Letter Feedback session.

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 & 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.

May
15
Wed
Job Search and Networking Strategies workshop @ 103 McLaughlin college
May 15 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

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 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).

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!

May
21
Tue
How to Effectively Use LinkedIn (Webinar) @ Online
May 21 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

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!

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 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.

May
14
Tue
Interview Preparation workshop @ 103 McLaughlin College (Career Centre Presentation Room)
May 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Approach your next interview 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.

Apr
24
Wed
Ways to Make Money While Studying (Webinar) @ Online
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

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.

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).

May
22
Wed
Ways to Make Money While Studying (Webinar) @ Online
May 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

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.

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).

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.

May
7
Tue
You've Got Skills & Self Reflection workshop @ 103 McLaughlin College
May 7 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

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 resumé, and for talking about yourself during networking activities and interviews.

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).