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Scotiabank invites all business students to an information session!

January 17, 2020

Join us at our Scotia on Campus session to get to know Scotiabank and how you can make an impact at our organization (sounds great right?)!

Whether you are certain Scotiabank is for you (if you’re not, then something’s wrong… come on) or you simply want to explore your options, we would love to get to know you! We have opportunities for awesome students from all faculties. Leave your resume at home and come find out how we can help you launch the career you’ve always wanted (or that just makes your parents so proud)!

Friday, January 31, 2020
Notre Dame Campus
Room E110, 2055 Notre Dame Avenue
11:00 am – 12:00 noon

Register online at https://teamsites.rrc.ca/ses
Deadline for registration: Jan 29, 2020

If you have difficulty registering or have accessibility questions or accommodation requests contact Student Employment Services at 204.632.3966 or jobcentre@rrc.ca

Congratulations to this lucky Directions 2020 early bird prize winner!

January 16, 2020

The Directions Conference connects Red River College students in Business and Applied Arts with industry professionals in many areas of business. The breakout sessions covering topics including networking, personal branding, and various industry perspectives are quickly filling up. Register now as seats are limited!

Date: Thu, Feb 6, 2020
Location: Canad Inns Destination Centre Polo Park
To register, visit: DirectionsConference.ca

Curious what it’s like the day of the event? Check out the video below to hear from past attendees of Directions Conference:

The earlier you register for the Directions Conference 2020, the more chances you have to win one or more of the early bird prizes. Take it from Dylan Shumka, who’s now won two of them! Congratulations on winning the $150 Outlet Mall gift card!

Dylan Shumka (left) winner of the $150 Outlet Mall gift card.

Dylan Shumka (left) winner of the $150 Outlet Mall gift card.

Up next:
$150 The Keg gift card (deadline: Jan 17th)
$75 Ultimate Dining gift card and 2 movie tickets (deadline: Jan 24th)

You can apply for a bursary for the fees to the Directions Conference. For more information, visit DirectionsConference.ca.

NOTE: By registering for the Directions Conference, I agree that Red River College (including its Board of Governors, officers, employees, agents and partners) can use photographs and video footage taken at this event for future educational or promotional purposes. I understand there will be no payment for the use of these images, and that Red River College will not require my approval when such images are used. I will not hold Red River College responsible if my image is blurry, distorted, edited or otherwise altered.

Seats are filling up fast for Directions Conference 2020!

January 9, 2020

The Directions Conference connects Red River College students in Business and Applied Arts with industry professionals in many areas of business. The breakout sessions covering topics including networking, personal branding, and various industry perspectives are quickly filling up. Register now as seats are limited!

For more information on the breakout sessions, visit DirectionsConference.ca

Date: Thu, Feb 6, 2020
Location: Canad Inns Destination Centre Polo Park
To register, visit: DirectionsConference.ca

The earlier you register for the Directions Conference 2020, the more chances you have to win one or more these great prizes:

$150 Outlet Mall gift card (deadline: Jan 10th)
$150 The Keg gift card (deadline: Jan 17th)
$75 Ultimate Dining gift card and 2 movie tickets (deadline: Jan 24th)

You can apply for a bursary for the fees to the Directions Conference. For more information, visit DirectionsConference.ca.

NOTE: By registering for the Directions Conference, I agree that Red River College (including its Board of Governors, officers, employees, agents and partners) can use photographs and video footage taken at this event for future educational or promotional purposes. I understand there will be no payment for the use of these images, and that Red River College will not require my approval when such images are used. I will not hold Red River College responsible if my image is blurry, distorted, edited or otherwise altered.

Preparing for the RRCSA Career Fair 2020

January 6, 2020

The RRCSA Career Fair 2020 is happening on Jan 22nd (NDC) and Jan 23rd (EDC)! Prepare for the career fair ahead of time to make the most out of your experience.

Attend a Career Fair: Strategies and Tips Information Session to find out how to prepare for and what to expect at career fairs. Learn how to plan a strategy for the most effective and efficient use of your time, how to approach employers with an introduction that makes a good impression, and how to follow-up after the fair.

Career Fair: Strategies and Tips Information Sessions

Exchange District Campus
Mon, Jan 13, 2020
1 pm – 2 pm or 4 pm – 5 pm
Room P107

Notre Dame Campus
Tue, Jan 14, 2020
12 pm – 1 pm or 4 pm – 5 pm
White Lecture Theatre

Free to attend. Registration not required.

RRCSA Career Fair 2020 will be held at Notre Dame Campus on Wed, Jan 22nd, 10 am – 3 pm, & at the Exchange District Campus on Thu, Jan 23rd, 10 am – 2 pm. Free to attend and registration is not required.

 

 

Looking for networking and employment events?

January 6, 2020

Happy 2020! Welcome back and we hope you had a restful holiday break!

Now that school is back in session – you may be thinking about looking for opportunities to work while studying or during the summer break. Maybe you are graduating in the coming months and are looking forward to launching your career.

Keep an eye out for different networking and employment events to connect with industry experts and learn about employer expectations by visiting: Student Employment Services News & Events – Latest News

Remember that you can connect with Student Employment Services (SES) for assistance with your job search! SES offers a wide range of employment services including assistance with:

  • job search
  • networking
  • cover letters
  • resumes
  • interviews

For more information and to book an appointment with an Employment Advisor, contact SES at jobcentre@rrc.ca or 204.632.3966.

See you on campus!

2020 TalentEgg Survey

December 16, 2019

The TalentEgg Survey lets students and alumni give feedback and suggestions that will ultimately shape the future of recruitment, tell employers what’s important to them, and how to best connect with them about new job opportunities.

By completing the survey, you have the chance to win 1 of 5 $100 Visa Gift Cards!

Don’t miss out on having your voices heard!

Click here for the survey:

2020 TalentEgg Survey

Congratulations to our second Directions Conference 2020 early bird prize winner!

December 10, 2019

The Directions Conference connects Red River College students in Business and Applied Arts with industry professionals in many areas of business. This year’s keynote speaker is local restaurateur, and former Blue Bomber, Obby Khan!

Click here for details on Obby’s keynote talk: The Grind: Make you or Break you.

Date: Thu, Feb 6, 2020
Location: Canad Inns Destination Centre Polo Park
To register, visit: DirectionsConference.ca

Congratulations to Chris Parson, winner of $250 Polo Park gift card!

Chris Parson, winner of $250 Polo Park gift card.

The earlier you register for the Directions Conference 2020, the more chances you have to win one or more these awesome prizes:

$150 Outlet Mall gift card (deadline: Jan 10th)
$150 The Keg gift card (deadline: Jan 17th)
$75 Ultimate Dining gift card and 2 movie tickets (deadline: Jan 24th)

For more information and to register for the event, click here: Directions Conference 2020

You can apply for a bursary for the fees to the Directions Conference. For more information, visit DirectionsConference.ca.

NOTE: By registering for the Directions Conference, I agree that Red River College (including its Board of Governors, officers, employees, agents and partners) can use photographs and video footage taken at this event for future educational or promotional purposes. I understand there will be no payment for the use of these images, and that Red River College will not require my approval when such images are used. I will not hold Red River College responsible if my image is blurry, distorted, edited or otherwise altered.

Looking for internship opportunities?

December 6, 2019

Venture for Canada offers post-secondary students the opportunity to explore entrepreneurial work experiences in Atlantic Canada, British Columbia and the Prairies. Learn invaluable skills on your road to building your future from those in the best position to teach – other entrepreneurs.

Both co-op and non co-op students are welcome. Full time and part time internships are available.

Venture for Canada internships fit the requirements of most co-op placements.

For more info, visit: Venture for Canada – Internships

Congratulations to our first Directions Conference 2020 early bird prize winner!

December 2, 2019

The Directions Conference connects Red River College students in Business and Applied Arts with industry professionals in many areas of business. Keynote speakers, breakout informational sessions and the popular round table networking event combine into a rich and rewarding experience for both students and employers.

Date: Thu, Feb 6, 2020
Location: Canad Inns Destination Centre Polo Park
To register, visit: DirectionsConference.ca

Congratulations to Dylan Shumka, winner of $150 Best Buy gift card!

Dylan Shumka (left) receiving the Early Bird Prize $150 Best Buy gift card.

Dylan Shumka (left) receiving the Early Bird Prize $150 Best Buy gift card.

The earlier you register for the Directions Conference 2020, the more chances you have to win one or more these awesome prizes:

$250 Polo Park gift card (deadline: Dec 4th)
$150 Outlet Mall gift card (deadline: Jan 10th)
$150 The Keg gift card (deadline: Jan 17th)
$75 Ultimate Dining gift card and 2 movie tickets (deadline: Jan 24th)

For more information and to register for the event, click here: Directions Conference 2020

You can apply for a bursary for the fees to the Directions Conference. For more information, visit DirectionsConference.ca.

NOTE: By registering for the Directions Conference, I agree that Red River College (including its Board of Governors, officers, employees, agents and partners) can use photographs and video footage taken at this event for future educational or promotional purposes. I understand there will be no payment for the use of these images, and that Red River College will not require my approval when such images are used. I will not hold Red River College responsible if my image is blurry, distorted, edited or otherwise altered.