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Career Trends & Events – February 4th, 2020

Submitted on Tuesday, February 04, 2020


Navigating a New Job with a Very Different Culture

Plants in the Office 
Studies have shown that simply adding some greenery in the form of indoor plants can have major positive benefits for employees and their organisations. The same goes for remote or home workers, too. Here are seven reasons why you should invest in some plants for your own desk, or your wider workplace.


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  1. LinkedIn Lab
    Date: February 14, 2020 3pm-5pm
    About this Session: Curious about LinkedIn?  Learn how to incorporate social media strategies into your networking and job search! This session will offer ways to improve your LinkedIn profile to attract potential employers, establish new contacts and find out about available positions.  
  1. Talking to Professionals
    Date: February 13, 2020 1pm-3pm
    About this Session: Networking is an opportunity for you to gather information relevant to your career interests and establish connections with people who share your professional interests. Learn about strategies to help make talking to professionals easier, and practice the skills needed to build meaningful professional relationships.  
  1. Interview Strategies & Practice
    Date: February 18, 2020 1pm-3pm
    About this Session: Interviews can be intimidating, but the key to success is being ready! This session will help you better prepare for an interview, and offer strategies to create and practice captivating stories about your accomplishments that you can showcase to potential employers.
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