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Write your Way to the Right Job: CVs and Cover Letters

22 Jan 2018 14:00
15:00

This workshop will help you to understand the various elements of a CV (resume) and discuss how to compose a customized application that highlights relevant skills to an employer. You will also learn how to craft a concise and convincing cover letter.

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LinkedIn Profile Workshop

23 Jan 2018 10:00
11:00

This workshop will focus on the practical aspects of building a LinkedIn profile using the new interface. You will be walked through the steps on how to enhance your page and will discuss what relevant elements to include. In addition, you will receive some tips & tricks when it comes to job search strategies and building your LinkedIn network.

*** Bring your laptops so that you can work on your profile during the workshop.

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Wildlife Biology Seminar Series: Lecture 6 (TBA)

25 Jan 2018 11:30
12:30

Wildlife Biology Seminar Series—featuring a series of external speakers on topics relevant to Wildlife Biology and Environmental Biology.

Guest Speaker: Amy Villamagna (Plymouth State University) will speak on land use, community ecology

This seminar series is open to anyone within the McGill community, but primarily targets NRS grad students and faculty.

 

How to find a Job

5 Feb 2018 14:00
15:30

Looking for a job or internship? Start here! This popular workshop provides an overview of key job-search strategies, followed by an in-depth look at networking as the most effective job search approach. As many people are reluctant to network, the workshop will examine why networking works, and discuss how to talk to strangers and overcome networking discomfort. By attending this workshop, students will be able to:...

Write your Way to the Right Job: CVs and Cover Letters

6 Feb 2018 10:00
11:00

This workshop will help you to understand the various elements of a CV (resume) and discuss how to compose a customized application that highlights relevant skills to an employer. You will also learn how to craft a concise and convincing cover letter.

...

Founder's Day Celebrations at Macdonald Campus

8 Feb 2018 13:00
15:00
Mark your calendars for our annual celebration of the birthday of Sir William Macdonald, founder of Macdonald College.

Sir William was a great industrialist and one of our country’s leading philanthropists. His greatest cause was education and his generosity toward McGill was boundless....

Business Etiquette for Job Seekers

12 Feb 2018 14:00
15:30

What does it mean to behave "professionally"? Understanding expectations around behavior, dress, and etiquette in situations such as interviews, business lunches, and your first day on the job is an important tool for success. This workshop will identify common etiquette mistakes in key situations during the hiring process and after you've secured the job. We'll also provide concrete tips on dress, body language, and behavior so that you project the best possible impression of yourself....

All About Interviewing

13 Feb 2018 10:00
11:00

We will discuss what to do before, during and after a job interview. Find out what is involved in interview preparation, what kinds of questions to anticipate, how to construct answers highlighting your relevant skills and experiences, how to communicate effectively (verbal and non-verbal), and what to do after the interview. By attending this workshop, students will be able to:...

Write your Way to the Right Job: CVs and Cover Letters

19 Feb 2018 14:00
15:00

This workshop will help you to understand the various elements of a CV (resume) and discuss how to compose a customized application that highlights relevant skills to an employer. You will also learn how to craft a concise and convincing cover letter.

...

All About Interviewing

20 Feb 2018 10:00
11:00

We will discuss what to do before, during and after a job interview. Find out what is involved in interview preparation, what kinds of questions to anticipate, how to construct answers highlighting your relevant skills and experiences, how to communicate effectively (verbal and non-verbal), and what to do after the interview. By attending this workshop, students will be able to:...

Winter 2018 STUDY BREAK.

5 Mar 2018
to
9 Mar 2018

STUDY BREAK. Classes cancelled for all faculties except Dentistry, Medicine and Continuing Studies (non-credit courses and English & French credit courses).

NOTE: Student Teaching is not interrupted for Education students.

All About Interviewing

12 Mar 2018 14:00
15:00

We will discuss what to do before, during and after a job interview. Find out what is involved in interview preparation, what kinds of questions to anticipate, how to construct answers highlighting your relevant skills and experiences, how to communicate effectively (verbal and non-verbal), and what to do after the interview. By attending this workshop, students will be able to:...

Business Etiquette for Job Seekers

13 Mar 2018 10:00
11:30

What does it mean to behave "professionally"? Understanding expectations around behavior, dress, and etiquette in situations such as interviews, business lunches, and your first day on the job is an important tool for success. This workshop will identify common etiquette mistakes in key situations during the hiring process and after you've secured the job. We'll also provide concrete tips on dress, body language, and behavior so that you project the best possible impression of yourself....

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