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Apr 29th: Networking & Your Brand in 2016

Event Details:

Ranya El-Farnawani, a guest speaker from Knightsbridge, will be visiting York University to conduct a professional development workshop for IEPs entitled 'Networking & Your Brand in 2016.'

Networking remains one of the most critical elements in career management. Your connections are often key to identifying and ‘landing’ that next great role. However it is one area where many individuals feel uncomfortable and ill-equipped.  In this interactive session you’ll learn the secrets of positive, productive, reciprocal networking to execute a purposeful networking strategy. You’ll also get the chance to consider the brand you project, and have the opportunity through facilitated networking during the session to test if your brand is aligned and consistent with your goals.

Date, Time, and Location:

FRIDAY, APRIL 29TH from 1:30-4:00PM. Room # TBD.

How to Register:

Please send an email to Cathie Beevers at beevers@yorku.ca

Quote "Networking & Your Brand Registration" in the subject line and your name, student number, and cohort in the body of the email.


Mar 18th: Social Media & Your Brand in 2016

Event Details:

Michelle Vucic, a guest speaker from Knightsbridge, will be visiting York University to conduct a professional development workshop for IEPs entitled 'Social Media & Your Brand in 2016.'

This informative session will help you ensure that your on-line presence enhances the brand you want to project. LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook are covered as well as social ‘netiquette’ so you can navigate the multitude of social networking sites, create a personalized social media strategy, develop policies for effective online career management and manage and maximize your time online.

Date, Time, and Location:

FRIDAY, MARCH 18TH from 1:30-4:00PM. Room # TBD.

How to Register:

Please send an email to Cathie Beevers at beevers@yorku.ca

Quote "Social Media & Your Brand Registration" in the subject line and your name, student number, and cohort in the body of the email.


Feb 25th: Professions North Teleconference

Event Details:

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Professions North (PNN) is an initiative of Laurentian University that assists employers with labour shortages, and internationally trained professionals (ITPs) in finding employment in Northern Ontario at no cost.

Join the IEP team as we conference in with representatives from PNN. They will be highlighting current job opportunities up north and providing an overview of the community that they are located in.  Some of these include:

  • OLG - Change Management Office Consultant
  • OLG - Procurement Analyst
  • OLG - Senior Manager, Strategic Value Management
  • City of Sault Ste. Marie - Risk Manager
  • Sault Ste. Marie Innovation Centre - Business Analyst
  • RBB Innovations - Platform Architect

Gain a solid understanding of what life and work would look like if you chose to apply - consider making the move to one of Ontario's beautiful northern cities.

Event Time and Date:

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 25th from 5:30 - 6:30PM in Steadman 114G. 

How to Register:

Please send an email to Cathie Beevers at beevers@yorku.ca

Quote "PNN Registration" in the subject line and your name, student number, and cohort in the body of the email.

 


Feb 26th: Annual IEP Conference

Event Details:

The IEP Conference is regarded as one of the most innovative and respectful events for Internationally Educated Professional newcomers seeking practical, effective career advice and networking opportunities.

IEP staff will be showcasing our program at a booth. Stop by at say hello to some familiar faces!

Date, Time, and Location:

February 26th, 2016 from 8:30am - 4:00PM in the North Building of the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

How to Register

Please visit www.iep.ca