The UTM Career Centre hosts events on a regular basis that cover a wide range of topics. Some events to watch out via our events calendar and CLN include:
Program Selection & Career Options Workshop
Learn about how to choose your programs, including what is a specialist, major and minor; the difference between Type 1, 2 and 3 programs, use of the Subject POSt request periods and how you can explore the connect between your program and career interests. The session is offered jointly with the Office of the Registrar.
"What Can I Do With a Degree In...?" Workshop
Where have graduates from your program gone in the past? Where do you want to go? This session will help you explore your career interests, potential career options and U of T Mississauga resources to help you prepare for graduation. Graduate school will be discussed as one option including faculty and grad student guest speakers. Different academic programs/majors are covered every year.
Resume and Cover Letter Workshop
Matching your skills and experience to an employer's needs is the key to developing job-winning resumes and cover letters. Find out what it takes to market yourself effectively. This workshop takes place year round.
LinkedIn Essentials for Job Search Workshop
Networking is proven crucial to an effective job search. Learn how social media, specifically Linked In can help you in expanding your network, job search and conduct career exploration. Create a positive online brand and take advantage of this online tool.
Learn to Network Workshop
Discover proven techniques to develop job leads and make contact with prospective employers. Learn to confidently manage yourself in business and social settings and leave a lasting impression. This workshop takes place year round.
Sit down with professionals in a variety of fields to discuss what employment looks like behind the scenes. This is your chance to get some great advice on what steps you should take to work in your area of interest after graduation. Past networking sessions include: Communications and Marketing, Geography and Environment, Economics, Humanities and Social Sciences, History, Accounting, Economics, Physics and Earth Sicence, Psychology, and Science.
Effective Interviews Workshop
Preparation is crucial to an effective job interview. Learn what questions to expect and how to present yourself positively. Includes hands-on practice interview and feedback. This workshop takes place year round.
Now That I'm Graduating, What's Next? Workshop
Take the right steps to find the work you want! All participants will get access to full-time job postings for two years after graduation.
Come out and hear from professionals working in the field! Past topics include: Human Resources, Science, Social Activism; Biology; CCIT; Entrepreneurship; International Students; Women's Studies; Careers in Counselling; and more.