“I want a job in Canada. Where do I start?” Session 3: Introduction to the Canadian Hiring Process

October 3, 2017 at 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Location:1501 Carleton Technology and Training Centre
Audience:Current Students

Career Services is pleased to be holding this workshop series titled, “I want a job in Canada. Where do I start?” for international students! Below is a description for session 3 of this series:

What is the most effective strategy to find work in Canada? Discover what the job search and hiring cultures are like in Canada, and how to build a strong Canadian resume.*

After attending this session of the workshop series, you will:

  • Find out about the hidden job market and how to access it
  • Discover what networking is and find out about key job search skills
  • Identify the important elements to exclude from your resume in Canada

*In registering for this workshop, students will be invited to share and discuss career related thoughts and experiences as they feel comfortable. As such, participants are asked to respect the experiences shared by one another while maintaining each other’s confidentiality to create a comfortable learning experience for everyone.

The facilitator for this workshop is Aala Ridha. This workshop is facilitated by Career Services and is intended for international graduate students, although all graduate students are welcome.

Registration in advance is mandatory. To register, go to the mySuccess portal in Carleton Central. For instructions on how to login or to create an account, please click here. If you are no longer able to attend the workshop it is extremely important that you deregister via the mySuccess portal in order to make space for other students.

Current TAs can claim this workshop as part of their paid training hours provided they complete the workshop during a term they are working as a TA.