This workshop will provide an overview of what technological innovation is and what entrepreneurship is, as well an overview of the Entrepreneurial Mindset, the Lean Launchpad methodology, the Business Model Canvas and the Lean Canvas.
The learning objective of this workshop is to understand the fundamentals of the Design Thinking Methodology and how it promotes innovation.
This event is part of a series of workshops, see the complete Winter 2021 schedule here! Each workshop allows McGill student participants to receive CCR recognition under the personal and professional development section.
Aspiring to work in the environment? Looking for a green career? Wanting to make an impact on our world? Or maybe even start your own business in sustainability? Industry Insider: Green Careers Week Edition is where you can hear from professionals working in these areas and more! Check out all the events running from March 16th to 18th
Industry Insider - A Closer Look at Science Advisor Careers at DFO (Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada)
March 16, 2021
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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This workshop will provide an overview of the different types of market research, how to analyze the competition, and the resources available at McGill to perform market research. Our market research librarian Amanda Wheatley will walk us through some of those resources using a new market research canvas tool.
This workshop will demystify and explain the various form of intellectual property (IP), namely, patents, industrial designs, copyright, trademarks, and trade secrets. We will then do some actual patent searching with our librarian April Colosimo using the DERWENT worldwide patent database.
This workshop will provide an overview on the customer discovery process and then delve deeper into how to conduct customer interviews and how to iterate on your business model canvas.
Join CaPS in our Zoom online courses. Empower your job search by taking as many of these courses as you need!
Career Exploration Part 1 - Intro to Design Thinking and Your Career Themes
March 1, 2021
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Career Exploration Workshops: Demystify the process!