Connecting students to their future as alumni, the Backpack to Briefcase program is designed to provide outside-the-classroom skills instruction.
Here are just some of the topics we are planning for winter term of the 2013-14 school year:
Reshape your Resume - held on January 30, 2014
This interactive workshop focused on customizing sections of your resume to demonstrate a match between you and your desired job. The workshop focused on how to put your best self forward on paper or online. Contact Career Services for more information.
Winning Interviews - February 5, 2014 - Postponed due to inclement weather.
This interactive workshop focuses on how to use stories/experiences to illustrate your skills, developing strong and effective questions to ask the employer and how to answer other behavioural questions. Contact Career Services for more information.
Leveraging your LinkedIn - Held on February 11, 2014
Not sure how to build an effective and unique LinkedIn profile? Career expert, Julia Blackstock provided insight into getting your online presence up to speed by learning what to include in your profile in order to build eye-catching online presence. Contact Career Services for more information.