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    July 2021

  • Supporting Survivors
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    What does it mean to take a disclosure? When talking about sexual violence, is there a difference between disclosures and reporting? What support options exist for the campus community? We understand that responding to a disclosure can be difficult. That’s why we encourage everyone to join us for a conversation about how to respond to sexual violence disclosures and learn how to have a positive impact on survivors. Students will receive an email closer to the date with the session…

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  • RISE to Success Transition Q&A
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    Do you have any questions about Fall 2021? Join us to have your questions answered, get connected to services and be prepared for success in September!

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  • Job Search Strategies – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    During this webinar, we will discuss strategies to find the type of employment students and alumni may be seeking. You will be guided on how to effectively use the Hired portal and other job search engines, how to uncover the hidden job market, including how to avoid scams and protect yourself when looking for work. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require…

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  • Safer Sex: condoms, dental dams, and testing
    • 3:00 PM — 4:30 PM

    There are lots of ways to have sex! Safer sex isn’t just for people having penis-in-vagina sex. Safer sex means you know about material options that feel good on your skin, how to use barriers, your options, getting tested, and feeling more confident about using what you know. If you want to know more about things like safer oral, internal condoms, PrEP, latex sensitivities, and making your own dental dams, this is for you. Presented by the AIDS Committee of…

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  • Durham College Financial Aid Information Webinar
    • 11:00 AM — 12:00 PM

    Durham College's Financial Aid and Awards team is dedicated to helping you understand the variety of options available to help finance your education. Budgeting and financial planning are essential to your success and our coaches will help you create the right financial plan. During this OSAP and financial aid information webinar, we will present an overview of funding options available to you, including OSAP eligibility requirements and the application process(domestic applicants). Our financial aid coaches are happy to answer any…

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  • August 2021

  • DC Webinar Series: Transferring to Durham College
    • 6:00 PM — 6:45 PM

    Whether you're exploring programs, looking to apply, or transfer to the college, we're here to help you every step of the way. In this webinar, get an overview of Durham College Programs and Services, focusing on Graduate Certificates, Fast-Track programs, and the Credit Transfer process. Once you register for the webinar, you will receive a confirmation email with login instructions. Please be aware that this webinar will have information for domestic students. If you are an international student, please contact…

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  • DC Webinar Series: It’s not too late to apply for September!
    • 12:00 PM — 12:45 PM

    Although the equal consideration deadline passed on February 1, it's not too late to apply for programs and start this September! In this webinar, find out more about our full-time open programs, admission requirements, application process (domestic applicants), and answer any questions you may have. Once you register for the webinar, you will receive a confirmation email with login instructions. Please be aware that this webinar will have information for domestic students. If you are an international student, please contact…

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  • Sex Talk
    • 3:00 PM — 4:30 PM

    Talking about sex is a learned skill. Discuss things like dealing with sex awkwardness, asking for the sex you want, consent in practice, and pushing back against the harmful norms that keep us quiet. We will borrow a few lessons from how consent and boundaries are negotiated in BDSM, because honestly, the skills are basically the same. Presented by the AIDS Committee of Durham Region (ACDR).

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  • Get Hired – Career Development
    • 11:00 AM — 12:00 PM

    This workshop showcases the benefits of using the services of Career Development and the Hired site. During this webinar we will complete a virtual "walk through" of the Portal so students and alumni have a better understanding of the resources on the portal. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us…

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  • Crafting an Effective Cover Letter – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    Cover letters are essential to the job search and should accompany the resumé unless the posting indicates otherwise In this session, you will learn how to effectively analyze job postings to target employer needs, identify keywords and customize your cover letter to target the specific position. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to…

    Find out more »
  • Creating a Targeted Resume – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    Learn how to create a targeted resumé to make it through the initial screening process. During this session we will discuss using job posting keywords in your resumé and why this technique will increase your chances of making it through the initial screening process, specifically Applicant Tracking Systems. We will also cover how to articulate your skills and experiences to demonstrate your ability to perform the job. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from…

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  • Navigating non-monogamy
    • 3:00 PM — 4:30 PM

    Non-monogamous relationships, polyamory, open relationships, “looking for third”: what do these terms mean? What is it like to navigate a relationship that is not monogamous? It’s a conversation that many of us in the 2SLGBTQIA community are having. Get in on that conversation in this workshop. There are no perfect answers. Instead, we will learn terminology, hear from someone with firsthand experience, and discuss some of the debates and conflicts around ideals versus practice. Presented by the AIDS Committee of…

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  • September 2021

  • Get Hired – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    This workshop showcases the benefits of using the services of Career Development and the Hired site. During this webinar we will complete a virtual "walk through" of the Portal so students and alumni have a better understanding of the resources on the portal. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us…

    Find out more »
  • Crafting an Effective Cover Letter – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    Cover letters are essential to the job search and should accompany the resumé unless the posting indicates otherwise. In this session, you will learn how to effectively analyze job postings to target employer needs, identify keywords and customize your cover letter to target the specific position. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to…

    Find out more »
  • Creating a Targeted Resume – Career Development
    • 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM

    Learn how to create a targeted resumé to make it through the initial screening process. During this session we will discuss using job posting keywords in your resumé and why this technique will increase your chances of making it through the initial screening process, specifically Applicant Tracking Systems. We will also cover how to articulate your skills and experiences to demonstrate your ability to perform the job. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from…

    Find out more »
  • Acing Your Virtual Interview – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    Virtual interviews have become the new norm. Join us to learn about preparing for and taking part in virtual and in-person interviews. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we can discuss arrangements/options.

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  • Personal Branding Tips – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    There is only one YOU. During this webinar we will cover what a personal brand is, why you might want one, why it is important and techniques to cultivate a strong and authentic brand. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we can discuss arrangements/options.

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  • October 2021

  • Effective Job Search Strategies – Career Development
    • 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM

    During this webinar, we will discuss strategies to find the type of employment students and alumni may be seeking. You will be guided on how to effectively use the Hired portal and other job search engines, how to uncover the hidden job market, including how to avoid scams and protect yourself when looking for work. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require…

    Find out more »
  • Get Hired – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    This workshop showcases the benefits of using the services of Career Development and the Hired site. During this webinar we will complete a virtual "walk through" of the Portal so students and alumni have a better understanding of the resources on the portal. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us…

    Find out more »
  • Networking in a Virtual World – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    Learn how to use various networking platforms when building your brand and network. In this session, we will discuss how to build an effective digital network with professionals and potential employers, and seek out new job opportunities. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we…

    Find out more »
  • Creating Your LinkedIn Profile (Part 1) – Career Development
    • 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM

    This webinar will explore why there are nearly 675 million LinkedIn users worldwide and the vast benefits of using this platform. We will discuss how to build a professional, effective profile and the benefits of doing so. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we…

    Find out more »
  • Optimizing Your LinkedIn Profile (Part 2) – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    This webinar will build on Part 1 of the LinkedIn webinar series where we covered the benefits of using LinkedIn and how to create your profile. We will show you how to use various LinkedIn features, highlight what to do and avoid on the platform, discuss how to build your network organically and search for jobs. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you…

    Find out more »
  • November 2021

  • Success on the Job – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    Success on the Job - Starting a new job can be both exciting and nerve-wracking. You are eager to begin a new chapter in your career, but the unknowns of the workplace are often daunting. In this webinar, we will help you prepare and understand specific factors that will help you be successful when starting a new job. We will discuss your first day, business etiquette, the importance of tracking your accomplishments, networking on the job, mentoring and touch on…

    Find out more »
  • Salary Negotiations – Career Development
    • 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM

    Negotiating your salary is a perfectly normal part of the employment process and requesting a salary increase (keeping in mind the current market) is part of advancing in your career. Your salary is more than a deposit to your bank account: it's how your company shows you that they appreciate your work and value you and your skills. This workshop will cover: · What are salary negotiations? · Why is it important to negotiate your salary? · When to negotiate…

    Find out more »
  • Career Resilience – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    This webinar is an introduction to career resilience and its importance for managing your career development in a changing work environment. Participants will learn the framework that helps develop an understanding of behaviour strategies that support career resilience along with practical tips for further action. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect…

    Find out more »
  • Personal Pitch – Career Development
    • 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM

    Your personal pitch is a key component of your professional toolkit. It is sometimes referred to as an "Elevator Pitch," or 30-second pitch because it is a concise message that is delivered in the time it would take to ride up an elevator. The personal pitch provides you with a way to communicate your skills, education and career goals in any forum where an opportunity can arise at a networking event, job fair, conference, LinkedIn connection, or a chance meeting.…

    Find out more »
  • Creating a Targeted Resume – Career Development
    • 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM

    Learn how to create a targeted resumé to make it through the initial screening process. During this session we will discuss using job posting keywords in your resumé and why this technique will increase your chances of making it through the initial screening process, specifically Applicant Tracking Systems. We will also cover how to articulate your skills and experiences to demonstrate your ability to perform the job. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from…

    Find out more »
  • Personal Branding Tips – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    There is only one YOU. During this webinar we will cover what a personal brand is, why you might want one, why it is important and techniques to cultivate a strong and authentic brand. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we can discuss arrangements/options.

    Find out more »
  • December 2021

  • Get Hired – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    This workshop showcases the benefits of using the services of Career Development and the Hired site. During this webinar we will complete a virtual "walk through" of the Portal so students and alumni have a better understanding of the resources on the portal. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us…

    Find out more »
  • Effective Job Search Strategies – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    During this webinar, we will discuss strategies to find the type of employment students and alumni may be seeking. You will be guided on how to effectively use the Hired portal and other job search engines, how to uncover the hidden job market, including how to avoid scams and protect yourself when looking for work. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require…

    Find out more »
  • Crafting an Effective Cover Letter – Career Development
    • 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM

    Cover letters are essential to the job search and should accompany the resumé unless the posting indicates otherwise. In this session, you will learn how to effectively analyze job postings to target employer needs, identify keywords and customize your cover letter to target the specific position. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to…

    Find out more »
  • Creating a Targeted Resume – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    Learn how to create a targeted resumé to make it through the initial screening process. During this session we will discuss using job posting keywords in your resumé and why this technique will increase your chances of making it through the initial screening process, specifically Applicant Tracking Systems. We will also cover how to articulate your skills and experiences to demonstrate your ability to perform the job. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from…

    Find out more »
  • January 2022

  • Personal Branding Tips – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    There is only one YOU. During this webinar we will cover what a personal brand is, why you might want one, why it is important and techniques to cultivate a strong and authentic brand. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we can discuss arrangements/options.

    Find out more »
  • Personal Pitch – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    Your personal pitch is a key component of your professional toolkit. It is sometimes referred to as an "Elevator Pitch," or 30-second pitch because it is a concise message that is delivered in the time it would take to ride up an elevator. The personal pitch provides you with a way to communicate your skills, education and career goals in any forum where an opportunity can arise at a networking event, job fair, conference, LinkedIn connection, or a chance meeting.…

    Find out more »
  • Creating Your LinkedIn Profile (Part 1) – Career Development
    • 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM

    This webinar will explore why there are nearly 675 million LinkedIn users worldwide and the vast benefits of using this platform. We will discuss how to build a professional, effective profile and the benefits of doing so. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we…

    Find out more »
  • February 2022

  • Optimizing Your LinkedIn Profile (Part 2) – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    This webinar will build on Part 1 of the LinkedIn webinar series where we covered the benefits of using LinkedIn and how to create your profile. We will show you how to use various LinkedIn features, highlight what to do and avoid on the platform, discuss how to build your network organically and search for jobs. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you…

    Find out more »
  • Acing Your Interview – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    Virtual interviews have become the new norm. Join us to learn about preparing for and taking part in virtual and in-person interviews. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we can discuss arrangements/options.

    Find out more »
  • Success on the Job – Career Development
    • 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM

    Success on the Job - Starting a new job can be both exciting and nerve-wracking. You are eager to begin a new chapter in your career, but the unknowns of the workplace are often daunting. In this webinar, we will help you prepare and understand specific factors that will help you be successful when starting a new job. We will discuss your first day, business etiquette, the importance of tracking your accomplishments, networking on the job, mentoring and touch on…

    Find out more »
  • Get Hired – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    This workshop showcases the benefits of using the services of Career Development and the Hired site. During this webinar we will complete a virtual "walk through" of the Portal so students and alumni have a better understanding of the resources on the portal. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us…

    Find out more »
  • March 2022

  • Career Resilience – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    This webinar is an introduction to career resilience and its importance for managing your career development in a changing work environment. Participants will learn the framework that helps develop an understanding of behaviour strategies that support career resilience along with practical tips for further action. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect…

    Find out more »
  • Effective Job Search Strategies – Career Development
    • 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM

    During this webinar, we will discuss strategies to find the type of employment students and alumni may be seeking. You will be guided on how to effectively use the Hired portal and other job search engines, how to uncover the hidden job market, including how to avoid scams and protect yourself when looking for work. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require…

    Find out more »
  • Get Hired – Career Development
    • 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM

    This workshop showcases the benefits of using the services of Career Development and the Hired site. During this webinar we will complete a virtual "walk through" of the Portal so students and alumni have a better understanding of the resources on the portal. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us…

    Find out more »
  • Crafting an Effective Cover Letter – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    Cover letters are essential to the job search and should accompany the resumé unless the posting indicates otherwise. In this session, you will learn how to effectively analyze job postings to target employer needs, identify keywords and customize your cover letter to target the specific position. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to…

    Find out more »
  • Creating a Targeted Resume – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    Learn how to create a targeted resumé to make it through the initial screening process. During this session we will discuss using job posting keywords in your resumé and why this technique will increase your chances of making it through the initial screening process, specifically Applicant Tracking Systems. We will also cover how to articulate your skills and experiences to demonstrate your ability to perform the job. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from…

    Find out more »
  • Networking in a Virtual World – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    Learn how to use various networking platforms when building your brand and network. In this session, we will discuss how to build an effective digital network with professionals and potential employers, and seek out new job opportunities. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we…

    Find out more »
  • April 2022

  • Acing Your Interview – Career Development
    • 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM

    Virtual interviews have become the new norm. Join us to learn about preparing for and taking part in virtual and in-person interviews. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we can discuss arrangements/options.

    Find out more »
  • Salary Negotiations – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    Negotiating your salary is a perfectly normal part of the employment process and requesting a salary increase (keeping in mind the current market) is part of advancing in your career. Your salary is more than a deposit to your bank account: it's how your company shows you that they appreciate your work and value you and your skills. This workshop will cover: · What are salary negotiations? · Why is it important to negotiate your salary? · When to negotiate…

    Find out more »
  • Personal Branding Tips – Career Development
    • 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM

    There is only one YOU. During this webinar we will cover what a personal brand is, why you might want one, why it is important and techniques to cultivate a strong and authentic brand. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we can discuss arrangements/options.

    Find out more »
  • Get Hired – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    This workshop showcases the benefits of using the services of Career Development and the Hired site. During this webinar we will complete a virtual "walk through" of the Portal so students and alumni have a better understanding of the resources on the portal. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us…

    Find out more »
  • Success on the Job – Career Development
    • 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM

    Starting a new job can be both exciting and nerve-wracking. You are eager to begin a new chapter in your career, but the unknowns of the workplace are often daunting. In this webinar, we will help you prepare and understand specific factors that will help you be successful when starting a new job. We will discuss your first day, business etiquette, the importance of tracking your accomplishments, networking on the job, mentoring and touch on your rights as a worker.…

    Find out more »
  • May 2022

  • Crafting an Effective Cover Letter – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    Cover letters are essential to the job search and should accompany the resumé unless the posting indicates otherwise. In this session, you will learn how to effectively analyze job postings to target employer needs, identify keywords and customize your cover letter to target the specific position. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to…

    Find out more »
  • Creating a Targeted Resume – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    Learn how to create a targeted resumé to make it through the initial screening process. During this session we will discuss using job posting keywords in your resumé and why this technique will increase your chances of making it through the initial screening process, specifically Applicant Tracking Systems. We will also cover how to articulate your skills and experiences to demonstrate your ability to perform the job. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from…

    Find out more »
  • Get Hired – Career Development
    • 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM

    This workshop showcases the benefits of using the services of Career Development and the Hired site. During this webinar we will complete a virtual "walk through" of the Portal so students and alumni have a better understanding of the resources on the portal. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us…

    Find out more »
  • Personal Pitch – Career Development
    • 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM

    Your personal pitch is a key component of your professional toolkit. It is sometimes referred to as an "Elevator Pitch," or 30-second pitch because it is a concise message that is delivered in the time it would take to ride up an elevator. The personal pitch provides you with a way to communicate your skills, education and career goals in any forum where an opportunity can arise at a networking event, job fair, conference, LinkedIn connection, or a chance meeting.…

    Find out more »
  • June 2022

  • Networking in a Virtual World – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    Learn how to use various networking platforms when building your brand and network. In this session, we will discuss how to build an effective digital network with professionals and potential employers, and seek out new job opportunities. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we…

    Find out more »
  • Career Resilience – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    This webinar is an introduction to career resilience and its importance for managing your career development in a changing work environment. Participants will learn the framework that helps develop an understanding of behaviour strategies that support career resilience along with practical tips for further action. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect…

    Find out more »
  • Effective Job Search Strategies – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    During this webinar, we will discuss strategies to find the type of employment students and alumni may be seeking. You will be guided on how to effectively use the Hired portal and other job search engines, how to uncover the hidden job market, including how to avoid scams and protect yourself when looking for work. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require…

    Find out more »
  • July 2022

  • Personal Branding Tips – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    There is only one YOU. During this webinar we will cover what a personal brand is, why you might want one, why it is important and techniques to cultivate a strong and authentic brand. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we can discuss arrangements/options.

    Find out more »
  • Personal Pitch – Career Development
    • 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM

    Your personal pitch is a key component of your professional toolkit. It is sometimes referred to as an "Elevator Pitch," or 30-second pitch because it is a concise message that is delivered in the time it would take to ride up an elevator. The personal pitch provides you with a way to communicate your skills, education and career goals in any forum where an opportunity can arise at a networking event, job fair, conference, LinkedIn connection, or a chance meeting.…

    Find out more »
  • Creating Your LinkedIn Profile (Part 1) – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    This webinar will explore why there are nearly 675 million LinkedIn users worldwide and the vast benefits of using this platform. We will discuss how to build a professional, effective profile and the benefits of doing so. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we…

    Find out more »
  • Optimizing Your LinkedIn Profile (Part 2) – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    This webinar will build on Part 1 of the LinkedIn webinar series where we covered the benefits of using LinkedIn and how to create your profile. We will show you how to use various LinkedIn features, highlight what to do and avoid on the platform, discuss how to build your network organically and search for jobs. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you…

    Find out more »
  • Networking in a Virtual World – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    Learn how to use various networking platforms when building your brand and network. In this session, we will discuss how to build an effective digital network with professionals and potential employers, and seek out new job opportunities. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we…

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  • August 2022

  • Success on the Job – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    Starting a new job can be both exciting and nerve-wracking. You are eager to begin a new chapter in your career, but the unknowns of the workplace are often daunting. In this webinar, we will help you prepare and understand specific factors that will help you be successful when starting a new job. We will discuss your first day, business etiquette, the importance of tracking your accomplishments, networking on the job, mentoring and touch on your rights as a worker.…

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  • Effective Job Search Strategies – Career Development
    • 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM

    During this webinar, we will discuss strategies to find the type of employment students and alumni may be seeking. You will be guided on how to effectively use the Hired portal and other job search engines, how to uncover the hidden job market, including how to avoid scams and protect yourself when looking for work. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require…

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  • Career Resilience – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    This webinar is an introduction to career resilience and its importance for managing your career development in a changing work environment. Participants will learn the framework that helps develop an understanding of behaviour strategies that support career resilience along with practical tips for further action. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect…

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