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GSS & CSIC Career Launchpad: Graduate Student Session and Professional Headshots
November 20 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm PSTFree
The GSS, in collaboration with the Centre for Student Involvement and Careers (CSIC), brings you an afternoon of activities designed to enhance your career and jumpstart your post-graduate success with a new headshot and polished job search skills.
The CSIC is offering the following session in the main room of the GSS Grad Loft, followed by headshot sessions by photographer Michael Ford.
1:15-2:00 pm—Leveraging Linked In for Graduate Students
How do you move beyond the basics of a Linked In Profile to best highlight your experience and knowledge? How can you take your Linked In usage from passive to active? What if you’re looking to change fields, or keeping your options open—how can you use Linked In to tell that story? This workshop will focus on maximizing your Linked In toolkit and expanding your knowledge base.
*Q&A’s to follow
2:00 pm-6:00 pm – Advanced registration is mandatory (see sign-up box), and available as first come, first served.*
You will receive up to three (unedited) headshots for your use on LinkedIn, conferences, job hunts, etc.
* Each Headshot takes approximately 5 minutes and the order of the headshots is determined upon registration.
*The $5 fee gives you the access to the 5 minutes and to the 3 unedited shots. Please only purchase 1 ticket per person.
*For Headshots ONLY: To avoid EventBrite fees, in-person payment at the GSS Office is available with exact cash or cheque only. No registration will be held via phone, email, or social media requests.
*Tea will be provided