BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//132.216.177.160//NONSGML kigkonsult.se iCalcreator 2.18// BEGIN:VEVENT UID:20210417T034252EDT-570388zIvP@132.216.177.160 DTSTAMP:20210417T074252Z DESCRIPTION:Join CaPS in our Zoom online courses.  Empower your job search  by taking as many of these courses as you need!  \n\n(ION) Internship Inte rview Workshop\n February 2\, 2021\n 10:00 am - 11:00 am\n RSVP through myFut ure\n\nThis workshop\, provided by the Internship Offices Network\, will b e facilitated by CaPS Career Advisors and will help students prepare and p lan for successful interviews. Boost your confidence with interview prepar ation tips and explore the similarities and differences between interviewi ng virtually and in person.\n\nBy attending this workshop\, students will be able to:\n 1) Prepare prior to an interview and know what constitutes po st interview etiquette\n 2) Develop strategies for communicating their skil ls and experiences in an interview\n 3) Identify resources for preparing an d practicing\, to help build your confidence\n\nCrash Course for CVs and C over Letters\n February 2\, 2021\n 1:00 p - 2:00 pm\n RSVP through myFuture\n \nEmpower your job or internship search with outstanding applications. We will share tips\, advice and insight to make sure your CV and cover letter tell your story and highlight your skills\, experience and unique value t o an employer. The 30 minute session will be followed by a brief Q&A.\n By attending this course\, you will be able to:\n\n1) Understand expectations around the format and purpose of CVs and cover letters\n 2) Identify strat egies for customizing application materials to specific jobs\n 3) Articulat e skills and accomplishments within the CV and cover letter\n\nCoffee with Career Advisors (CV/CL Theme - ION)February 5\, 2021\n 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm\n RSVP through myFuture\n\nCoffee with Career Advisors (Open Topic)\n\nFebru ary 8\, 2021\n 11:00 am - 12:00 pm\n RSVP through myFuture\n\nFebruary 15\, 2021\n 10:00 am - 11:00 am\n RSVP through myFuture\n\nFebruary 19\, 2021\n 10 :00 am - 11:00 am\n RSVP through myFuture\n\nFebruary 24\, 2021\n 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm\n RSVP through myFuture\n\n“Drop in” to our open zoom forum to meet some of your CaPS Career Advisors and ask your career-related questions! Our experienced team of graduate and undergraduate advisors are here to ma ke it easier for you to get the information you need and take the next ste p in your employment journey.\n\nCrash Course in Getting Comfortable Negot iating Job Offers\n February 10\, 2021\n 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm\n RSVP through myF uture\n\nEmpower the final stages of your job search by learning more abou t the negotiation process. We will discuss the importance of evaluating jo b offers\, the benefits of negotiating and strategies to best prepare for these conversations. The 30 minute session will be followed by a brief Q&A .\n\nBy attending this course\, you will be able to:\n\n1) Assess a job of fer and identify important aspects to consider\n 2) Define negotiation\, an d understand factors influencing negotiations\n 3) Understand the benefits of negotiating and develop strategies to prepare for the process\n\nCoffee with Career Advisors (Networking Theme)\n February 11\, 2021\n 2:00 pm - 3: 00 pm\n RSVP through myFuture\n\n“Drop in” to our open zoom forum to meet s ome of your CaPS Career Advisors and ask your networking career-related qu estions! Our experienced team of graduate and undergraduate advisors are h ere to make it easier for you to get the information you need and take the next step in your employment journey.\n\nCrash Course in Networking\n Febr uary 16\, 2021\n 10:30 am - 11:30 am\n RSVP through myFuture\n\nEmpower your networking experience during this unprecedented time. We will identify an d explore key components of authentic and sensitive communication and shar e tips and strategies to effectively build your online professional networ k from home while physical distancing. The 30 minute session will be follo wed by a brief Q&A.\n\nBy attending this course\, you will be able to:\n\n 1) Learn how to reach out to people during this unprecedented time.\n 2) Ex plore key components of effective and sensitive communication.\n 3) Learn c oncrete strategies for growing and cultivating your professional network o nline.\n\nCrash Course in Networking II: Professional Communication in Net working\n February 18\, 2021\n 2:00 pm -3:00 pm\n RSVP through myFuture\n\nWe know about the importance of networking\, but how do you make those conne ctions spark? Do you wonder what makes conversation flow? How to get peopl e to want to help you? Return your emails or social media outreach? Come t o this workshop to learn more about the do's and don'ts of professional co mmunication when networking.\n\nBy attending this course\, you will be abl e to:\n\n1) Learn strategies for effective professional communication in t he context of networking\n 2) Break down good examples and not-so-good exam ples to come up with key approaches to:\n     -Reaching out\n     -Asking fo r an informational interview\n     -Following up\n 3) Share ideas for approp riate and useful questions in informational interviews\n 4) Feel more confi dent about making meaningful connections with new people\n\nCrash Course f or CVs and Cover Letters\n February 22\, 2021\n 11:00 am - 12:00 pm\n RSVP th rough myFuture\n\nEmpower your job or internship search with outstanding a pplications. We will share tips\, advice and insight to make sure your CV and cover letter tell your story and highlight your skills\, experience an d unique value to an employer. The 30 minute session will be followed by a brief Q&A.\n By attending this course\, you will be able to:\n\n1) Underst and expectations around the format and purpose of CVs and cover letters\n 2 ) Identify strategies for customizing application materials to specific jo bs\n 3) Articulate skills and accomplishments within the CV and cover lette r\n\nJob Search Action Plan Workshop \n February 22\, 2021\n 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm\n RSVP through myFuture\n\nReady to start your summer or post-grad job s earch? This crash course will review the key strategies to use\, and focus on helping you develop an action plan and a timeline to make sure you sta y motivated and on target!\n By attending this course\, you will be able to :\n 1) Learn what job search strategies work well\n 2) Know what steps to ta ke to organize your job search\n 3) Use our checklist to personalize your o wn action plan\n\nGrad Student Job Seekers' Seminar\n February 23\, 2021\n 2 :00 pm - 3:00 pm\n RSVP through myFuture\n\nAlmost finished your PhD & thin king of transitioning out of academia? Considering working in other sector s? Interested in learning about the differences between an academic and no n academic job search? Come share your questions and concerns with your gr aduate career advising team and colleagues in a special remote seminar fro m the comfort of your home.\n\nBy attending this workshop\, you will:\n\n1 . Learn about the differences between job hunting and applications in acad emia and beyond\n 2. Share strategies for networking and positioning yourse lf for the job market\n 3. Think about transferrable skills\, values\, and interests that can help you find new career paths\n 4. Ask questions and ge t feedback from your peers and grad career advisors\n\nThe Zoom meeting li nk will be sent to all registrants in advance of the course start time. Al l confirmed attendees will receive a copy of the slides directly following the course. Please note that these sessions may be recorded. To qualify f or CCR recognition\, you must register for and sign into the online zoom e vent using your McGill email address.\n\nCaPS March/April 2021 Online Job Search Event\n DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20210202 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20210226 SUMMARY: CaPS February 2021 Online Job Search Event URL:https://www.mcgill.ca/caps/channels/event/caps-february-2021-online-job -search-event-326658 END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR