Working from home can be a challenge, so prepare for your career with a Work From Home (WFH) Survival Kit!
This WFH Survival Kit is filled with essential items you need to be successful on your professional journey from home or in the office. Valued at $100.00, you will want to make sure you get your hands on one!
Wondering how you can get a WFH Survival Kit? All you have to do is sign-up and attend one of CSI’s three Career Readiness Events and complete your Co-Curricular Reflection (CCR)! Limited quantities are available and you must have paid the CSI Events Fee to be eligible.
Being Future Ready
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Join CSI at The Being Future Ready workshop! Designed to help students learn about how the world of work is changing and how that change will affect them now and in the future, this workshop explains what current opportunities exist, where we can expect some challenges and how youth can set themselves up for success!
Banish Your Inner Critic with Denise Jacobs
Wednesday, May 26, 2021
Join Denise Jacobs to learn powerful research-backed tools to silence the voice of self-doubt so you can find your flow!
Meet the inner critic and learn powerful research-backed tools to silence the voice of self-doubt so you can find your Flow and do your best work as a contributor, collaborator, or leader.
Reinvent Your Brand
Thursday, May 27, 2021
Join CSI and Mahfuz Chowdhury, Brand Manager from Candy Box Marketing, as we dive into developing your personal brand. Now more than ever, our online presence and personal brand are major contributing factors when seeking employment outside of post-secondary. Throughout this event, students will learn what is a personal brand, how they can develop it, and what differentiates you from the average candidate.
Library Services Resources
Conestoga College’s Library Services is a great resource to get you career ready! Check out some of what they have to offer at these links:
Career Development Guide
Trying to decide on a future career? Trying to land that first job and need to upgrade your resume and interview skills? Use this guide to enhance your understanding of careers and job searching.
The Learning Portal’s Career Hub
Explore career options by identifying your skills, get information about the labour market, and research related college programs. This hub will also help you with the process of applying for jobs, including creating a resume and cover letter.
Achieve your personal and professional goals! LinkedIn Learning contains thousands of instructional videos to help enhance your software, IT, design, technology and business skills.
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: