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Tuesday, March 18 – Friday, March 21, 2014

Are you about to graduate? Thinking about your first job? Interested in learning ways to succeed in "the real world"? This year's Classrooms to Careers series aims to arm students with practical tips for securing and succeeding at your first job. Join us during this series to learn more about:

  • Ensuring success in your first year on the job
  • How to craft a professional LinkedIn profile that will get you noticed
  • Managing the challenges of planning your career as a new grad
  • Sharpening your Excel skills to make tasks at your new job quicker and easier


Registration is required. You may register for each session separately on the Career Centre's online system using Passport York (you must sign up for an account on the system before you will be able to register for any events).

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

3:00 - 4:30 pm On-the-Job Success workshop
Location: 205 McLaughlin College (Career Centre Meeting Room)
Presented by: Stacey Verhaeghe, Internship Coordinator, York University Career Centre

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

1:30 – 3:30 pm Build a LinkedIn Profile that Gets Noticed
Location: 034 Founders College
Presented by: Mayolyn Dagsi, Job Search Advisor, York University Career Centre

Thursday, March 20, 2014

1:00 – 2:00 pm Webinar: Navigating your New Grad Career
Location: Online (URL will be emailed prior to the event)
Presented by: Jillian Svensson, Senior Associate Manager, Corporate Partnerships, Canada, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

Friday, March 21, 2014

1:00 – 3:00 pm How Do You Rate in Excel 2010?
Location: 034 Founders College
Presented by: Cheryl Dickie, Technical Learning Specialist, York University and Christine Norton, Coordinator, Technical Learning, York University
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