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Western Connects Calgary
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Thursday, October 9, 2014

Various locations throughout downtown Calgary

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If you are navigating your first job, re-entering the workforce, transitioning to a new job, making a career change or looking to connect, attend a Western Connects event!

Alumni Career Coaching

October 7-9, 2014
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. each day

Our Western Alumni Career coach will offer a limited number of 45-minute, one-on-one coaching appointments for alumni in need of consultation regarding their job search, professional development, career transition or anything else career-related.

Please note: these appointments are exclusive to Western alumni and only available to individuals able to meet in person. Registered alumni will be contacted and booked into an available time slot on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Please register by Sunday, September 28, 2014.

Western Alumni Happy Hour

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
The Libertine Public House, #223- 8th Avenue SW

This event is a great opportunity to connect with friends, colleagues and meet our Career Coach, Sarah Dawson. Guests will enjoy canapés and refreshments. A cash bar will be available.

The registration fee is $10 per person. Please register by Saturday, October 4, 2014.

Linking In Workshop

Thursday, October 9, 2014
6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
The Fairmont Palliser Hotel, 133 9th Avenue SW

Researching a company, connecting with Western alumni, applying for a position, requesting an informational interview, or contributing to a group discussion are just a few of the ways you can utilize LinkedIn. Join us for this workshop and learn the tricks and trades of LinkedIn and let us help you build your profile to maximize your effort!

If you register before September 30 you will have the option to request a review of your profile. Reviews are exclusive to Western alumni and will be available for pick-up at the registration table the day of the session.

Guests will enjoy dinner and refreshments.

The registration fee is $10 per person. Please register by Wednesday, October 8, 2014.

We are sorry, the deadline for buying tickets online for this event has passed. Please email alumnirsvp@uwo.ca or call 1-800-258-6896 and press 2 if you are still interested in attending. Please leave your name, email, phone number, the name of your guest and specify which event you would like to attend. We will respond to let you know if tickets are still available.














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