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Career Development Webinars

Our free career development webinars will equip you with the tools you need to stand-out in the job application process and prepare you to enter the workforce!

Using the online webinar platform Zoom, you’ll be connected with professionals speaking on specific topics relating to career development. By attending these webinars, you’ll learn to finetune cover letter writing, resume building, interview techniques and other skills.

Available Webinars

These upcoming webinars are free to attend and are now available to register to participate. You will need a good Internet connection at the time of the webinar. Please note all webinars are scheduled for 7 pm, Eastern Time. 

Getting the job – Mastering the job interview
November 14, 2019, 7 pm ET

Sometimes interviews can be overwhelming and intimidating. Not to worry, this webinar will introduce techniques to calm your nerves and prepare you for your best interview yet. Key aspects include:

  • The interview process
  • Proper interview attire
  • Standing out from competition
  • Potential interview questions
  • Techniques to calm your nerves

Stand out in the workplace
March 11, 2020, 7 pm ET

You’ve secured your dream career, congratulations! Now its time to transition from the classroom to the workplace. This webinar will address proper workplace etiquette and provide tips to help advance your career. Key aspects include:

  • Workplace attire
  • Email communications
  • Salary increase requests

Leveraging LinkedIn
April 15, 2020, 7 pm ET

Social media is an extremely powerful tool and LinkedIn in particular is the perfect platform to network professionally. This webinar will explain the functionality of LinkedIn and how to maximize its capability. Key aspects include: 

  • Why use LinkedIn
  • Setting up your profile
  • How to connect and network effectively

Past Webinars

Making the most of a virtual career fair

Virtual career fairs have become more and more common as employers strive to recruit the best talent while saving on travel cost. Virtual career fairs use simple online tools to connect with job seekers. This webinar will highlight how to make the most of these tools and prepare you for this virtual event. Key aspects include: 

  • Overview of a virtual career fair
  • How to prepare for a virtual career fair
  • What employers are looking for
  • How to network effectively

Writing a stand-out resume

Writing a resume and standing apart from many applicants can be a daunting task. This webinar is a step by step on writing an effective resume that will highlight your strengths and catch employers' eye. Key aspects include:

  • Proper style and format of your resume
  • Cover letter writing skills
  • The do’s and don’ts of resume writing
For more information, please contact Nicole Maclauchlan, Events Coordinator at nmachlauchlan@4-h-canada.ca.

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