The Program

Congress Event

Developing strong professional relationships to support your career goals

When:

Wednesday, June 5, 2013, 10:30 - 12:00

Where:

McKinnon Building - 150

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Discover how using the "right approach" in person and online can help you to turn your existing academic and business connections into future career opportunities. UVic's Career Educators discuss strategies and techniques to strengthen and widen your professional network including the do's and don'ts of networking, tips on how to make the process easier and what to keep in mind when networking online.  With statistics showing that at least 70 percent of jobs are found through networking and recent surveys showing over 90 percent of companies intend to use online social networking applications as part of their hiring strategy, this is a session you can't afford to miss!

Presenters: Bev Stevens, Career Educator, Co-operative Education Program and Career Services, University of Victoria and John Fagan, Career Educator, Co-operative Education Program and Career Services, University of Victoria

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