The Networking Toolkit: Business Cards and LinkedIn Strategies for Students

Date:
Friday, February 23, 2024 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Location:
TBD
Gear up for the upcoming career fair with our engaging workshop designed to enhance your networking skills. This session equips students with the know-how to create impactful business cards and optimize LinkedIn profiles, essential tools for making a strong impression. This hands-on session will guide you through the design process of business cards, teaching you how to incorporate key elements such as typography, layout, and a QR code linked to your LinkedIn profile.
Learn the art of personal branding and how to effectively present your academic and professional identity on both your business card and LinkedIn. The workshop includes a practical design session, where you can apply your new skills using tools like Canva and in the end the Career Centre will get your Cards professionally printed!
By the end of the workshop, you'll be equipped with a standout business card design and an enhanced LinkedIn profile, ready to make a lasting impression in the professional world. Join us to transform your networking approach and step confidently into your career journey.
Interested in more Career Readiness Workshops?
Preparing for Career Fair Success
  • Feb 5th 10am - 11am 5-158
  • Feb 15th 12:00pm - 1:00pm 5-184
  • Feb 20th 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm (virtual)
  • Feb 27th 2:30pm -3:30pm 5-158
Elevate Your Career Fair Success: Join us to learn comprehensive strategies for career fair excellence. Our workshop will guide you on what to prepare beforehand, how to make an impactful impression during the fair, and the crucial steps to take after the event. From crafting a compelling resume and career pitch to mastering post-fair follow-ups, we've got you covered every step of the way. Join us to navigate career fairs with confidence and turn opportunities into job offers.

Resume Writing Workshop
  • Feb 8th 10am - 11am 5-177
  • Feb 14th 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm 5-12
  • Feb 22nd 11:30am - 12:30pm (virtual)
  • Feb 27th 1:30pm - 2:30pm 5-158
Join us for our Resume Writing Workshop. As we approach the much-anticipated Career Fair on March 5th, it's crucial to have a polished and professional resume ready to present to potential employers.
In this workshop, we will guide you through the nuances of crafting a compelling resume that showcases your skills, experiences, and achievements. Whether you're starting from scratch or looking to refine your current resume, our expert tips and personalized feedback will help you create a document that stands out.
  • Understand the key elements that make a resume effective.
  • Learn how to tailor your resume for different industries and roles.
  • Gain insights into the perspective of hiring managers and what they look for.
  • Engage in hands-on activities to apply what you've learned immediately.
Having a strong resume is not just a formality—it's your first step towards a successful career. Don't miss this opportunity to prepare yourself with one of the most powerful tools in job hunting. Secure your spot and let's ensure your resume opens doors for you at the Career Fair and beyond!

Contact Information

Dakota Den Duyf
Career Readiness Coordinator
dakota.denduyf@unbc.ca

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