Conestoga College and Conestoga Students Inc are hosting Career Readiness Week on your campus. Make sure you know about the services available to you on and off campus to help you in the first steps of launching your professional career.

Join us November 4-8

We are hosting events and activities on campus, and have assembled resources that will give you confidence in your job hunt.

Career Readiness Week

Learn more about the events taking place during Career Readiness Week:

Resources to help you get Career Ready

There are a plethora of on-campus and off-campus resources to help you with your professional career. We have compiled these resources and will be publishing them on this webpage for you to consume during Career Readiness Week.
Resources

Career Readiness Expos

Career Readiness Expos

Our Career Readiness Expos focus on showcasing on-campus and off-campus resources to help you with the first steps of starting your professional career. Come and talk to us for tips on how to improve your LinkedIn profile and place an order for a limited supply of professional business cards to add to your job-hunting tools. We will also be showing off Interview Stream, a web-based interview platform that you can use at home to practice your interviewing skills.

No matter what campus you attend, come out and participate!

Check out the CSI Event Calendar

Schedule:

Monday November 4
Waterloo campus, Welcome Centre
11:00am-1:00pm

Tuesday November 5
Doon campus, Lower Atrium
11:00am-1:00pm

Wednesday November 6
Cambridge campus, Atrium
11:00am-1:00pm

Thursday November 7
Guelph campus, Cafeteria
11:00am-1:00pm

Friday November 8
Brantford campus, 274 Colborne
11:00am-1:00pm

First Impression for Success

Join us for tips on how to best present yourself for a professional interview

These events will feature thrifted professional clothing for a low cost, and a professional stylist to give you tips on how to dress and present yourself for your interview.

Tuesday November 5

Cambridge campus, Atrium
11:00am-1:00pm

Wednesday November 6

Waterloo campus, Welcome Centre
11:00am-1:00pm

Thursday November 7

Doon campus, Lower Atrium
11:00am-1:00pm
Check out the CSI Event Calendar

An evening with: Bruce Croxon

Come enjoy an educational keynote from Bruce Croxon

Conestoga College is bringing former Dragon’s Den star, Bruce Croxon, to Doon Campus! Come out and enjoy an educational keynote and mix and mingle with local entrepreneurs. Appetizers and snacks will be provided!
See you there, Condors!

Register for the event

Career Readiness Resources

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myCareer advisors help students lay the foundation for a successful career after college. They offer advice and support for career exploration and planning, as well as with job searches. Appointments are available at all Conestoga campuses.
Learn more

Here are some examples of services they offer:

  • Career pathways, exploration and planning
  • Program fit and program or course changes
  • Job search strategies and support
  • Resume and cover letter development
  • Interview skills
  • Networking techniques

myCareer has assembled invaluable tip sheets to help you with your job hunt. Check them out below:

online presence

job fairs and your thirty second pitch

interview success