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Career Trends & Events – March 10, 2020

Submitted on Tuesday, March 10, 2020


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Please log in to the Career & Co-Curricular Learning Network (CLN) to find additional information and to sign up for events

  1. Event Name: Maximizing Your LinkedIn Profile

Location: Online
Date: Mar 19, 2020 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM – Online
Details: 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. By listening in, you will learn how to:

  • Make a great LinkedIn profile
  • Create a professional networking database on LinkedIn
  • Develop an online brand
  1. Event Name: Know Your Employment Rights with Downtown Legal Services

Location: Student Success Seminar Room – Koffler Student Services Centre (214 College)
Date: Mar 19, 2020 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Details: What legal rights do you have in applying for a job, accepting a job offer, and leaving a job? How can you navigate these situations with potential, new, and former employers? In this workshop, facilitators with legal expertise from Downtown Legal Services Employment Law Division, staff from Career Exploration & Educators will utilize a scenario-based approach to better equip you with the knowledge and skills to face potentially challenging situations.

  1. Event Name: Identifying Transferable Skills (Masters, PhDs & Post-Docs)

Location: Grad Room – 66 Harbord St.
Date: Mar 17, 2020 12:00 PM to 02:00 PM
Details: You have developed essential skills through your academic, professional, and co-curricular experiences. In this workshop you will learn how to recognize and articulate these competencies, and you will identify future opportunities to demonstrate or enhance your skills.


The U of T Multi-Faith Centre has several paid Internships becoming available for next fall, exploring religion, spirituality, social justice, Climate Change & gender justice amongst others. Please see details on FB:

The deadline for applications is March 17, 2020.

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