MCACES is pleased to announce our 4th annual Job Search Expo! Our event features the following:
Express Résumé Critiquing Sign up to have your résumé critiqued by industry trained student professionals from the Career Consultant Certificate Program!
Résumé Drop Box Don’t have time for a critiquing? Drop off your résumé and an experienced Employment Advisor will follow up with you!
Professional Development Resources Learn the ins and outs of effective
job search with the latest resources, tip sheets and information
Personal Branding Information Sessions Branding is the latest trend with job search. Find out how to make yourself more marketable!
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the MCACES Job Search Expo? The MCACES Job Search Expo is an annual event held by the Mohawk College Association of Continuing Education Students (MCACES). This event assists Continuing Education students with information on how to search for a job while promoting MCACES and the Employment Advisement Program.
Should I attend every night? Our Job Search Expo is held for three evenings in order to maximize participation. Participants are encouraged to attend a night that best suits their schedule.
What can I Expect?
Our Job Search Expo offers participants a variety of activities including:
- Express Résumé Critiquing
- Express Résumé Drop Box
- Personal Branding Presentation
- Professional Development Resources
- Refreshments and giveaways
You are welcome to take part in any activities that interest you.
What is Express Résumé Critiquing? Students are welcome to have their résumé critiqued by students from the Career Consultant Certificate program. Booking times are available Monday November 12, Tuesday, November 13, and Wednesday November 14 at 6:00pm, 6:30pm, 7:00pm, 7:30pm, 8:00pm and 8:30pm each of these nights. Registrations are encouraged.
How long does Express Résumé Critiquing take? Generally, Express Résumé Critiquing is booked in 25 minute sessions.
How can I sign up for Express Résumé Critiquing? Please contact Lidia Siino, Employment & Communications Specialist at Lidia.firstname.lastname@example.org or 905-575-1212 ext. 3576.
What is the Express Résumé Drop Box? Beginning Monday October 29, the MCACES Resource Centre will be accepting Student résumés for the Express résumé Drop Box. Simply drop off a copy of your résumé in our drop box (located in Room F114) at any time and arrange to have it picked up during the Expo or at a later date.
What is Personal Branding? Personal Branding is a popular new career development strategy. Be sure to watch our presentation on Personal Branding playing at the Expo!
What kind of resources will be available to me? Job Search resources will be available to students in hard copy format and include Professional Association information, Job Search tips and resources. Electronic copies of these resources are available upon request.
Who can attend the Job Search Expo? All current and recent Continuing Education Students are welcome to attend the Expo. If you’re not currently enrolled in a CE course but have taken a course in the past, you are welcome to attend.
For more information on how you can obtain Employment Advisement assistance, or to arrange a booking time, please contact Lidia Siino at 905-575-1212 ext. 3576 or through email, email@example.com.