Work Readiness Wednesdays

Work Readiness Wednesday is a series of events that will take place during the Spring academic quarter designed to prepare students at the Toronto campus for professional success. The series will include events focused on key professional skills, up-to-the-moment developments in your fields, and the distinctive features of the Canadian workplace. All of these events will be virtual and fully accessible to all Toronto campus students—whether you are in Canada or overseas. Please register and attend, we look forward to seeing you at these events.

Co-op Student Panel

Apr. 14, 2021 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. ET

Are you currently looking for a co-op position? Join us for a discussion of best practices for the co-op search process. The discussion will feature graduates of the Toronto campus who have succeeded in finding co-op positions in the Toronto area, and will be led by Academic Advisor Tinu Olawuyi.

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Career Discussion Panel (Project Management)

Apr. 21, 2021 from 9:00-10:30 a.m. ET

This event is an opportunity for students in the Project Management program to connect with leading project management professionals in the Toronto area. Learn tips from experienced professionals with deep regional knowledge—and come ready to ask any questions you have about the project management field in Toronto.

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Career Discussion Panel (Regulatory Affairs)

Apr. 28, 2021 from 9:00-10:30 a.m. ET

This event is an opportunity for Regulatory Affairs students to connect with leading regulatory affairs professionals in the Toronto area. Learn tips from experienced professionals with deep regional knowledge. Come prepared to ask any questions you have about regulatory affairs practice in Toronto.

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Working in Canada: Compliance and Immigration

May. 12, 2021 from 10:30-11:30 a.m. ET

Join us for an interactive webinar exploring the immigration issues that international students need to be aware of as they prepare to enter the Canadian workforce. The session will be led by staff members from our Office of Global Services, who have extensive experience supporting students through this process. Come prepared with any questions that you might have regarding your rights and obligations as an international student working in Canada.

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Building Blocks 1: Running Efficient Meetings

May. 19, 2021 from 9:00-10:00 a.m. ET

Join us for Building Blocks, an event series focused on the skills and competencies that students need to succeed in the modern workplace. Building Blocks events will feature leading professionals working in the Toronto area who will share tips on how they do their jobs successfully. This upcoming session will focus on Running Efficient Meetings featuring Ghayda Nassar.

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Canadian Workplace Culture

May. 19, 2021 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. ET

As a new student in Canada preparing to secure a co-op or job opportunity, you may be wondering about the distinctive features of the Canadian workplace. In the session, students will have the opportunity to better understand the standards and expectations, styles of communication, and overall dynamics of the Canadian work environment. The session will be led by staff from Northeastern’s Office of Global Services and Academic Advising. Please come prepared with any questions you have as you prepare to embark upon your first work experiences in Canada.

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Building Blocks 2: Business Skills

Jun. 2, 2021 from 9:00-10:00 a.m. ET

Join us for Building Blocks, an event series focused on the skills and competencies that students need to succeed in the modern workplace. Building Blocks events will feature leading professionals working in the Toronto area who will share tips on how they do their jobs successfully. Details on the speaker and topic for each session are forthcoming!

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Employer Information Session (Project Management)

Jun. 16, 2021 from 9:00-10:00 a.m. ET

This event will bring together employers in the Toronto area to discuss their hiring needs in the area of project management—and their perspective on the future direction of the project management profession. Join us to get the insight that you need as you prepare to launch your career in project management.

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Building Blocks 3: Business Skills

Jun. 30, 2021 from 9:00-10:00 a.m. ET

Join us for Building Blocks, an event series focused on the skills and competencies that students need to succeed in the modern workplace. Building Blocks events will feature leading professionals working in the Toronto area who will share tips on how they do their jobs successfully. Details on the speaker and topic for each session are forthcoming!

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