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Career Trends & Events – June 9, 2020

Submitted on Tuesday, June 09, 2020


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Event: Seeing Ability – RBC Info Session for Students with Disabilities
Date: Wednesday, June 17th, 2020, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm EST
About: Join us on Wednesday June 17th for our exclusive virtual info session hosted by RBC’s Inclusive Recruitment and Early Talent Acquisition teams.

Check out the event details and make sure to register before Friday June 12th! Join us in this virtual info session to learn more about:

  • RBC’s commitment to disability inclusion
  • Demystify disclosure and breaking down the accommodations process
  • The RBC employee experience from a student with disabilities
  • What hiring managers look for & tips from recruiters
  • Upcoming student opportunities

Contact email (accommodations or questions):
WebEx video link will be delivered following registration. Closed captioning will be available.

Event: Grad Connections: Difficult Conversations in an Online Context
Date: Friday, June 12, 12-1pm
About: Avoiding a difficult conversation with a supervisor or fellow grad student because you don’t know where to start? Worried about how to articulate your interests or assert an academic boundary? Join the G2G Peer Advisors from the Graduate Conflict Resolution Centre for an interactive online chat about navigating difficult conversations online and offline. We will share tips and strategies for clarifying conflicting expectations and discuss ways to manage a difficult conversation while still maintaining an important relationship.

Grad Connections: Managing the Supervisory Relationship Online
Date: Monday, June 15, 12-1pm
About: Wondering how you can get the most out of your supervisory relationship? Want to know how you can use the Graduate Supervision Guidelines and effective conflict resolution strategies to implement positive change? Join G2G Peer Advisors from the Graduate Conflict Resolution Centre (GCRC) for an interactive online discussion about the challenges of working with a supervisor, how to use the guidelines to your advantage, and tips for getting the most out of your supervisor relationship.