GPS - New & Current Students

23Jan201810:00
to
12:00

In this workshop, students will establish the foundations upon which they can start their leadership development journey. They will identify the importance of leadership development for their career and assess their own leadership potential. Importantly, this workshop will help participants begin the process of developing a leadership plan for themselves.

Learning Objectives 
At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:
1. Explain how leadership is relevant to their career path;

25Jan201809:30
to
12:00

Designed specifically for the McGill context, this workshop will expose the participant to a number of concepts related to equity and discrimination. During this session, participants will examine ways that unconscious or unintended bias can work its way into everyday interactions; they will analyze culture and identity to understand how bias forms, and how it impacts relationships; and they will work through practical scenarios to develop language, responses, and strategies for addressing inequality and subtle bias in the office and classroom settings.

 

Classified as: TLS - SKILLSETS
29Jan201812:30
to
13:30

 

Would you like to polish your LinkedIn profile? Are you unsure of how to use this platform for networking or finding jobs? Don’t miss out this great workshop! During the session, you will learn how to create a professional LinkedIn profile, how to use this platform to network and how to find employment opportunities.

 

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Classified as: TLS – SKILLSETS, Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies and GPS – New & Current Students, undergraduate students
1Feb201802:00
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04:30

This workshop is designed and delivered by the Liaison Officer (Harm Reduction) in the Office of the Dean of Students.
 

Classified as: TLS - SKILLSETS
5Feb201817:30
to
19:00

 

Passionate about international issues? Human rights? Development? Then you won’t want to miss our guest speaker from the UN in New York, who will help you understand what a career at the UN might look like and how to get there!

Speaker:

Ms. Eva Jansen, Human Resources Officer, Outreach Unit, Strategic Planning and Staffing Division in the Office of Human Resources Management of the UN in New York

 

Classified as: TLS – SKILLSETS, Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies and GPS – New & Current Students, undergraduate students
6Feb201810:00
to
11:00

 

This workshop will help you to understand the various elements of a CV (resume) and discuss how to compose a customized application that highlights relevant skills to an employer. You will also learn how to craft a concise and convincing cover letter.

Participants of this workshop will learn how to:
1) Understand expectations around the format and purpose of CVs and cover letters
2) Identify strategies for customizing application materials to specific jobs
3) Articulate their skills and accomplishments within the CV and cover letter
 

Classified as: TLS – SKILLSETS, Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies and GPS – New & Current Students, undergraduate students
7Feb201813:00
to
15:00

Given increasing globalization, technological change, and task complexity, the use of teams has become an integral part of the work environment. This workshop is designed to aid graduate students in learning core strategies to successfully lead teams using an evidence-based approach.

Learning Objectives
At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:
1. Describe the functions of teams and team leaders;
2. Comment on team performance determinants and leadership practices for team effectiveness;

12Feb201814:30
to
15:30

If you ever ask yourself, “where does all the time go?”, or wonder if you can be more productive or efficient, this is the workshop for you. Attendees will gain insight into how they are currently managing their time and learn strategies and techniques to set goals, prioritize, and manage attention. 

By attending this workshop, students will be able to: 
1) Better understand their own priorities and goals as they relate to their time,
2) Gain increased awareness of where their time currently goes,
3) Learn practical time & attention management tips.

Classified as: TLS – SKILLSETS, Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies and GPS – New & Current Students, undergraduate students
12Feb201813:00
to
16:30

A great way to improve your communication, facilitation and leadership skills with this practical and participatory workshop! These relate to the emerging skills that can be used by individuals and groups to manage change towards professional excellence based on authenticity, autonomy and integrity.

For details and to register, please visit this website

 

 

 

Classified as: workshop graduate facilitation discussion, graduate, post doctoral, teaching and learning services, campus life and engagement, GR (Graduate Studies), Leadership

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