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Online Event Series

ACCES's Online Event Series helps individuals and jobseekers with their career development and job search.  New events are added each month and the series features knowledgeable guest speakers and employment experts to help with your employment journey. 

Register now to save your spot for an upcoming webinar (you will receive a confirmation email with login details for that specific webinar).

Online webinars and workshops from past seasons can be viewed here. If you have any questions regarding our Online Event Series or would like to suggest a topic or be a host please contact the Program Manager.

If you have any questions, that haven’t been answered here, please refer to our FAQs.

Upcoming Webinar Schedule 

Ask Me Anything about Working in the Pharmaceutical Industry in Ontario

Sanobar Syed – Manager (Forecasting and strategy) at Allergan Canada

Date: Wednesday July 29th        

Time: 11:00am to 12:00pm EST 

Join Sanobar as she answers your questions about the pharmaceutical industry in Ontario. You get a chance to ask questions live during the webinar or you can This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your questions in advance.

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How to Properly Navigate Today’s Applicant Tracking Systems  

William Stewart – Director (Equitek Employment) at Equity Solutions

Date: Thursday August 6th 
Time: 11:00am to 12:00pm EST

In this webinar we will cover:

  • Corporate Canada’s plan for diversity in the workplace and how to be part of it
  • How to apply for jobs online to receive a call back
  • Navigating today’s applicant tracking systems and the “RULE” of submitting your resumes online

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CPA Ontario Webinar Information Session 

Carmen Jacques - Manager – Student Recruitment at CPA Ontario

Date: Wednesday August 12th   
Time: 11:00am to 12:00pm EST

Carmen Jacques, CPA, CGA (Manager, Student Recruitment) at CPA Ontario will provide an overview of the requirements of the CPA program and tips for enhancing a career in accounting. She will share how the CPA designation can help newcomers build the career opportunities they want. CPA is the most sought-after accounting designation in Canada.

Note: 

By clicking "REGISTER", you consent to submit your information to CPA Ontario, who may communicate with you regarding future events and other relevant services.

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Exploring Career Opportunities at RBC Insurance 

Diana Caldi - Senior Recruitment Consultant at RBC Insurance

Date: Thursday August 13th   
Time: 11:00am to 12:00pm EST

This session will discuss the insurance business and explore potential career opportunities at RBC Insurance. Learn about company culture, values and the importance of employee development and growth at RBC, along with tips from an RBC recruitment expert for a successful job search.

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LinkedIn Networking to Grow & Nurture Professional Networks in Canada 

Khatija Qureshi - Social Media Consultant/Online Trainer and Founder of KdotDigital

Date: Monday August 17th   
Time: 11:00am to 12:00pm EST

In the third webinar of our 3-part series, learn about LinkedIn networking etiquette to build a rapport and how you can network with qualified Canadian professionals in an organic & genuine way.

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Working in Canada: Experience, Opportunities and Challenges 

Sanobar Syed – Manager (Forecasting and Strategy) at Abbvie Canada

Date: Wednesday August 19th    
Time: 11:00am to 12:00pm EST

Working in Canada can be full of opportunities,challenges and rewards for newcomers. However, getting your start here can be difficult without support. This webinar will help you prepare for interviews and connections with employers and learn how to profile your international experience for a Canadian employer audience.

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Building Bridges - Do You Need A Mentor? 

Rebecca Wason – Founder and Chief Disruptor at Rebecca Wason Consulting

Date: Wednesday August 26th         
Time: 11:00am to 12:00pm EST

The webinar will focus on the importance of networking and finding a mentor to guide you along your career path in Canada.

Key Takeaways:

  • The traits of an ideal mentor and mentee
  • The Dos and Don’ts of a mentoring partnership
  • Optimizing your mentoring partnership to gain the most value

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RBC Future Launch: Being Future Ready 

RBC Future Launch Champions

Date: Thursday August 27th    
Time: 11:00am to 12:00pm EST

Being Future Ready is a workshop designed to help you prepare for the future of work. You will learn how the world of work is changing and how it may affect you now and in the future; as well as explore where current opportunities exist, where we can expect some challenges and how you can set yourself up for success!

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Employment Ontario Virtual Workshop Schedule 

Building Your Brand

August 04, 2020 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Understand how to: create a profile card or a business card; present a 30-second summary; write a master and targeted resume, a cover letter; and how to prepare professional references.

Please click here to register.

Second Career Information Session (Online)

August 06, 2020 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
 
Second Career provides eligible laid-off workers with skills training to help them find jobs in high-demand occupations in Ontario.  Join us for this informative workshop that introduces Second Career and provides direction and advice for the application process.
 
 

Job Hunting in the Time of COVID-19 (Online)

August 11, 2020 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This timely webinar addresses moving your job search online and preparing to present your best-self in virtual interviews. It will also touch upon the new benefits available to people who have lost their jobs due to COVID-19.

Securing Employment

August 18, 2020 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Understand the purpose of an interview, the structure of an interview, types of interviews, the different interview questions, and what to do before, during and after an interview.

Please click here to register. 

Social Media and Your Job Search

August 28, 2020 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Understand the role of social media in today’s job search. Learn how to set up LinkedIn, Twitter and other social media accounts to build your brand and use social media to get a job.

Please click register click here.