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Student Registration Now Open for “Get Job Search Ready” Online Workshops with SES and ASC

June 23, 2022

The Academic Success Centre (ASC) is partnering with Student Employment Services (SES) to provide a comprehensive, interactive workshop series on the development of employment documents and skills for students.   

The series will be a combination of presentations by the SES team supported by ASC workshops on complementary topics including: Job Search Strategies and Networking, LinkedIn Profile Development, Resumes and Cover letters, and Interview Strategies. By attending all workshop, students will gain the knowledge and skills they need to succeed with their job search. The series complements Math, Science, and Communication’s (COMM-2172) Communication for the Workplace course.

These workshops will be designed for students in business related programs. All students are welcome to attend and adapt the information to their field. 

Register Now: To register for the workshops, click here to visit the Get Job Search Ready website. 

Access the LEARN Shell: Click here to self-enroll into the Get Job Search Ready SES & ASC LEARN shell.

Workshop Overview

Workshops are from 4-5pm on Mondays and Wednesdays.

July/August SeriesDateWorkshop Topic
Week 1Mon, July 18thIntroduction to Networking
Week 1Wed, July 20thLinkedIn: Growing and Engaging Your Network
Week 2Mon, July 25thUnderstanding Job Posting Language
Week 2Wed, July 27thPracticing Networking Skills
Week 3Tues, Aug 2ndResumes: What Employers Want
Week 3Wed, Aug 3rdCover Letters: What Employers Want
Week 4Mon, Aug 8thLanguage for Profile and Skill Statements (Resumes)
Week 4Wed, Aug 10thWriting Strong Paragraphs (Cover Letters)
Week 5Mon, Aug 15thInterviews: Strategies for Success
Week 5Wed, Aug 17thInterviews: Answers That Get You Hired
Week 6Mon, Aug 22ndPracticing Strength and Competency-based Interview Questions
Week 6Wed, Aug 24thPracticing Situational Interview Questions

For questions, please contact Rebecca Hiebert at rhiebert30@rrc.ca