BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-// iCalcreator 2.18// BEGIN:VEVENT UID:20211202T161300EST-9939Lhw90r@ DTSTAMP:20211202T211300Z DESCRIPTION:Making the Most of Your 1st Experience: How to Use Your 1st Exp erience as a Solid Career Foundation\n\nNovember 4\, 2021\n 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm\n RSVP through myFuture\n\nYou've landed your first job and are excited to start\, but you're also nervous because you don't know what to expect. What if your new workplace isn't as inclusive as you thought it would be\, or you don't get along with your boss? The truth is that even if it isn't perfect\, your first job can still help you build a strong career foundat ion.\n\nAttend this session to hear the early career chronicles of an Inte rnational Accountant\, Ubisoft Data Analyst\, and Deloitte Management Cons ultant and get their advice on networking internally\, recovering from 'ro oky' mistakes\, finding mentors and advocates\, and getting noticed and pr omoted. \n\nPANELISTS:  \n\nGaëtan Carrénard | LinkedIn\n\nA 10 year veter an of data analytics\, Gaëtan started his career in Insurance services bef ore transitioning to the videogame industry.\n\nHolding a B.Sc. in Mathema tics from the University of Montréal and a M. Sc. in Computer Science from Concordia University\, Gaëtan enjoys mentoring and helping guide those in terested in entering data-driven professions.\n\nMaurice F. Ngwakum Akisa  | LinkedIn\n\nMaurice Ngwakum-Akisa is a Cameroonian Management Consultant for Deloitte\, Montreal\, with a background in Economics\, Computer Scien ce\, and Business Studies.\n\nBeing raised across all 4 Subsaharan African regions and having visited 14 African countries by age 19 inspired Mauric e to develop a deep interest in the Economic\, Social\, and Political Deve lopment of the African continent and African peoples. Maurice enjoys publi c speaking and is currently a Global Shaper for the World Economic Forum. \n\nSteffi Barandereka Nineza | LinkedIn\n\nA Chartered Accountant by prof ession\, Steffi helps worldwide clients manage their finance project design and execution as an independent consultant. Her work gets informed by ove r ten years of consulting and management experience working for firms like Deloitte.\n\nSteffi won various awards for her outstanding professional ac hievements and community involvement in Canada and now uses her voice to c hallenge the roles and stereotypes that lead to inequalities and exclusion . She currently resides with her husband in South Africa.\n\nThe Zoom meet ing link will be sent to all registrants in advance of the course start ti me. You will need to sign-in to the event using your McGill email address. \n DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20211101 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20211223 SUMMARY:Black Student Career Series - Fall 2021 URL: es-fall-2021-333274 END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR