Professional Development

Mitacs Step: Professional Development Workshops

January 11, 2016

Want to gain some hot new professional skills this spring? 

 Mitacs Step will be offering the following workshops, free to graduate students and postdoctoral fellows at the SFU Burnaby campus in the upcoming semester: 

Practice your Presentation Skills I 

  • When: Wednesday, January 20
  • Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:45am SHARP) 

Practice your Presentation Skills II 

  •  When: Thursday, February 18
  •  Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm (Registration opens at 8:30 am) 

Networking Skills 

  • When: Friday, March 11
  • Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:45am SHARP)

Business Writing for Today's Professional 

  • When: Thursday, March 24
  • Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:45am SHARP)

We've listed the ones that are offered at SFU but you can check the Mitacs website for offerings elsewhere. All grad students and postdocs can attend any session, held anywhere in BC.

As always the sessions are at no cost but seats go fast so sign up now!  (The workshops are free if you show up, but you are charged $50 if you do not show up. See their registration information.)


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