“I want a job in Canada. Where do I start?” Session 4: What to Expect in a Job Interview

October 10, 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?” exclusively for international students! Below is a description for session 4 of this series:

Different challenges may arise when entering into any new job. Find out what to expect from a job interview, who to use as a reference, and learn tips to successfully prepare for the interview.*

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

  • Discover what employers are looking for and evaluating during the interview
  • Find out how to effectively prepare for a job interview
  • Understand the purpose of references, who to use, and how to approach them

*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 offered 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.