Workshops

West Coast Virtual Fair Prep Workshops

Open to all students and alumni

Explore thousands of career, co-op, volunteer and graduate school opportunities and meet representatives from 230+ organizations at West Coast Virtual Fair 2021 Tuesday October 5 - Thursday October 7.

Register for the fair to gain access to the preparation workshops and panels on Monday October 4.

Navigating Your Future

Workshops for Undergrads and Recent Alumni

These free workshops give you skills and strategies to gain career direction, job search like a pro, and make a smoother transition to life beyond SFU.

Sign up for any individual workshop or the whole series – take what you need!

Career Building for Changemakers

Monday Oct 18, 4:30-6:00 pm

Where Can My Degree Take Me?

Tuesday Oct 19, 4:30-6:00 pm 

Job Search During COVID

Tuesday Oct 26, 4:30-6:00 pm

Want to make a difference, not just a living? Learn how to build a high-impact career, and grow your connections and confidence to take on some of the world’s big challenges. Feeling unsure about life after convocation? Join this interactive workshop to help you gain more direction for your future and next steps towards it. Looking for work during the pandemic? Jobs are still out there – SFU Career Educators can help you locate one and get hired. 

Job Search Success - Online

Open to all students, from any discipline, at any level

Receive expert feedback on your cover letter and resume, and engage in activities that are relevant in today's diverse workplace. Think differently about your experiences and how your unique background can positively contribute to your job search.  

Registration is $20, non-refundable after the course start date.  Duration 5 weeks. Recognized on your co-curricular record.

Fall 2021 Sessions:  September 20 - October  22 OR October 18 - November 19

Your Career Compass

3 Part Workshop Series for Graduate and PostDoctoral Students

Whether your next step is academia or industry, this free workshop series will help you evaluate your current situation, interests and strengths, explore your values and priorities and identify future possibilities. 

Sessions must be completed in order.

Session 1: Getting Started Session 2: Connecting the Dots and Prioritizing Session 3: Taking Action and Moving Forward
Thursday Oct 7, 9:30-11:20 am Thursday Oct 21, 9:30-11:20 am Thursday Nov 4, 9:30-11:20 am

Explore your interests, strengths, and values and identify a diverse range of career possibilities.

Prioritize what matters most and craft a statement about your career that will act like a compass moving forward.

Create an action plan enabling you to make the best choices in your career, work and life.

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