Skill Development Events & Webinars

Hire Me! International Student Edition

Virtual Session - February 13, 2024, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Join Hasmik Asmaryan from the Calgary Catholic Immigration Society as she discusses the challenges and opportunities for international students launching their careers in Canada.

She will share insights on crafting effective cover letters, resume building, as well as address the cultural differences in the job market.

She will also highlight the unique strengths that diverse backgrounds bring to the workforce.

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This event can be used towards the knowledge component of the following Work Readiness Program badges:

  • Communication
  • Digital literacy
  • Inclusive leadership

 

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How to: Network Effectively

Virtual Session - March 21, 2024, 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Have you signed up for our Professional Industry Mixer on either March 26 or 27?  Did you want to learn some quick tips and tricks to help you with your networking skills? Our panelist of Industry professionals will be covering topic such as:

  • How to introduce yourself and how to be approachable.
  • Questions to ask and conversation starters.
  • How to exit a conversation gracefully.
  • How to make a lasting impression

Remember, networking is not just about what you can get from others, but also what you can give.

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This event can be used towards the knowledge component of the following Work Readiness Program badges:

  • Communication
  • Inclusive Leadership

You can practice what you learned at our upcoming Networking events.

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