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Career Trends & Events – October 15, 2019

Submitted on Tuesday, October 15, 2019


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Please see below for on and off campus events:

Date: Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Time: 4:00-5:30 PM

Target Audience: Students in their second and third year of studies, studying accounting/finance
Roles: Recruiting for summer opportunities

Register: Career & Co-Curricular Learning Network (CLNx)


Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019
Time: 5:00 – 6:30 PM

Target Audience: Fourth year and graduating students studying Business, STEM and Finance
Roles: Recruiting for full-time opportunities

Register: Career & Co-Curricular Learning Network (CLNx)

McKinsey & Company
Date: Friday, October 18, 2019
Time: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Target AudienceStudents in their second and third yeas of studies
Roles: Recruiting for full-time and summer consulting roles

Register: Career & Co-Curricular Learning Network (CLNx)

Date: Friday, October 18, 2019
Time: 1:00-3:00 PM

Note: this is a Live Q&A Hiring Event on Hallo


Students and recent graduates can learn more about and register for these information sessions on the Career & Co-Curricular Learning Network (CLNx). Spaces are limited, registration is required.

Prior to attending a recruitment information session, please check out the Student Guide to On-Campus Recruitment Information Sessions.


Please log in to the Career & Co-Curricular Learning Network (CLN) to register.

  1. Exploring Meaningful Work

Date:  November 19, 2019 2pm-4pm
About this Session:  Wondering about what kind of work might feel meaningful to you? This session will help you reflect on your interests, values and strengths to identify possible career possibilities. What do I like to do? What matters to me? What am I good at?

  1. Interview Strategies and Practice

Date: November 21, 2019 3pm-5pm
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.

  1. Career Chat: Exploring Career Options

Date: November 27, 2019 12pm-1pm
About this Session: Do you have questions about your future, or maybe aren’t absolutely sure about “what you want to do with your life”? Curious about a particular field of work (or someone whose job seems really cool), but not sure how to learn more? Unsure what career opportunities are in your chosen field? (Group Advising).


  1. Computer and Technology Instructor (Job ID: 154776)
    CLOSES ON: October 31, 2019
    EMPLOYER: Logicfusion Limited
    APPLY: Career & Co-Curricular Learning Network

  2. Business Services Intern (Job ID: 154760)
    CLOSES ON: November 8, 2019
    EMPLOYER: Codan (Canada) Inc.
    APPLY: Career & Co-Curricular Learning Network 
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