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CV Seminar: Get started on your CV with Petra

Monday, 27 February 2017

Starts: 28 Feb 2017 12:00 p.m.
Finishes: 28 Feb 2017 1:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 10
Attend this session if you need to know the essential concepts to develop an effective CV and how to write a winning cover letter.

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The Boston Consulting Group Employer Presentation

Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Starts: 28 Feb 2017 5:30 p.m.
Finishes: 28 Feb 2017 7:30 p.m.
Venue: Hunter Centre G30 (a)
You are warmly invited to The Boston Consulting Group's Employer Presentation at 5:30 pm on 28 February in the Hunter Centre G30 (a). This presentation is going to be via Zoom (similar to Skype) as unfortunately the presenters can't make it.

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Goldman Sachs Employer Presentation

Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Starts: 1 Mar 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 1 Mar 2017 12:30 p.m.
Venue: Hunter Centre 122/123
Remaining places: 52
You are warmly invited to the Goldman Sachs employer presentation on 1 March at 11 am in the Hunter Centre 122/123.

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NZ Police Employer Presentation

Wednesday, 1 March 2017

Starts: 1 Mar 2017 1:00 p.m.
Finishes: 1 Mar 2017 3:00 p.m.
Venue: Hunter Centre Rooms 118 & 119
Remaining places: 59
You are warmly invited to the New Zealand Police employer presentation on 1 March at 1 pm in the Hunter Centre Rooms 118 & 119.

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What are the Expectations of Employers?

Wednesday, 1 March 2017

Starts: 1 Mar 2017 3:00 p.m.
Finishes: 1 Mar 2017 4:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre, Seminar Room
Remaining places: 10
Many graduate employers say that they will only look at job applicants who have some type of work experience. Many employment applications require candidates to illustrate their competencies in various areas by giving examples of where you gained these skills.

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Audit NZ Employer Presentation

Wednesday, 1 March 2017

Starts: 1 Mar 2017 5:00 p.m.
Finishes: 1 Mar 2017 7:00 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room
Remaining places: 45
You are warmly invited to Audit New Zealand's Employer Presentation on Wednesday 1 March at 5 pm in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room. Sandy Hoggarth, Recruitment Advisor and Amanda Nicholls, Audit Manager will be presenting about working life at Audit NZ.

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EY (Ernst & Young) Employer Presentation

Wednesday, 1 March 2017

Starts: 2 Mar 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 2 Mar 2017 12:00 p.m.
Venue: Hunter Centre 122 & 123
Remaining places: 59
You are warmly invited to EY's employer presentation at 11 am on Thursday 2 March 2017 in the Hunter Centre 122 & 123.

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Deloitte Job Application Workshop

Thursday, 2 March 2017

Starts: 2 Mar 2017 1:00 p.m.
Finishes: 2 Mar 2017 2:30 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room
You are warmly invited to Deloitte's job application workshop at 1 pm on Thursday 2 March in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room. You will learn what is involved in the job application process and how you can apply for their graduate and internship roles.

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EY (Ernst & Young) Employer Presentation

Thursday, 2 March 2017

Starts: 2 Mar 2017 3:00 p.m.
Finishes: 2 Mar 2017 4:00 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.
Remaining places: 48
You are warmly invited to EY's employer presentation at 3 pm on Thursday 2 March 2017 in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.

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EY (Ernst & Young) Employer Presentation

Thursday, 2 March 2017

Starts: 2 Mar 2017 5:00 p.m.
Finishes: 2 Mar 2017 7:00 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.
Remaining places: 48
You are warmly invited to EY's networking event at 5 pm on Thursday 2 March 2017 in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.

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First NZ Capital Employer Presentation

Thursday, 2 March 2017

Starts: 2 Mar 2017 6:00 p.m.
Finishes: 2 Mar 2017 8:00 p.m.
Venue: Hunter Centre G30 (a)
Remaining places: 32
You are warmly invited to First NZ Capital's employer presentation on 2 March 2017 in the Hunter Centre G30 (a). McGregor Fea and Laura Manson who are both Investment Banking Analysts will present. Please attend if you would like to find out more about FNZC and their graduate recruitment program.

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Job Application Masterclass - CVs, Coverletters, & Personal Statements

Thursday, 2 March 2017

Starts: 3 Mar 2017 10:00 a.m.
Finishes: 3 Mar 2017 12:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre Seminar Room
Remaining places: 5
Get your CV and Cover Letter sorted in this hands-on and interactive session. Aimed at students who have attended a CV seminar but need some more support to finish a winning CV and cover letter.

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Deutsche Craigs Employer Presentation

Thursday, 2 March 2017

Starts: 3 Mar 2017 12:30 p.m.
Finishes: 3 Mar 2017 2:00 p.m.
Venue: Hunter Centre 120 / 121
Remaining places: 57
You are warmly invited to the Deutsche Craigs employer presentation on Friday 3 March at 12:30 pm in Hunter Centre 120 & 121 Director of Investment Banking Jeremy Williamson; VP of Investment Banking Karan Gulati and Analyst George Wroe will be presenting on life at Deutsche Craigs.

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Forsyth Barr Employer Presentation

Sunday, 5 March 2017

Starts: 6 Mar 2017 10:30 a.m.
Finishes: 6 Mar 2017 12:30 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room
You re warmly invited to Forsyth Barr's employer presentation brunch on 6 March 2017 at 10:30 am in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room. Tim Henderson, Investment Banking Associate and Sarah Reeves, Investment Banking Analyst will be presenting.

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Reserve Bank of New Zealand Employer Presentation

Monday, 6 March 2017

Starts: 6 Mar 2017 1:00 p.m.
Finishes: 6 Mar 2017 3:00 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.
Remaining places: 46
You are warmly invited to the Reserve Bank of New Zealand employer presentation on 6 March 2017 at 1 pm in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.

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Deloitte Graduate Information Evening

Monday, 6 March 2017

Starts: 6 Mar 2017 6:00 p.m.
Finishes: 6 Mar 2017 8:00 p.m.
Venue: Deloitte Boardroom, Level 13, Otago House, 481 Moray Place, Dunedin
You are warmly invited to Deloitte's Graduate Information Evening on 6 March 2017 at 6 pm at Deloitte Boardroom, Level 13, Otago House, 481 Moray Place, Dunedin.

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2017 Accounting, Law and Finance Expo

Monday, 6 March 2017

Starts: 7 Mar 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 7 Mar 2017 2:00 p.m.
Venue: The Link, Union
This is your opportunity to meet face to face with employers and recently appointed graduates from successful organisations, as well as find out about their current recruitment, what they look for when appointing graduates, summer internships, trends/issues in the world of work and much more.

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CV Tutorial with Petra

Monday, 6 March 2017

Starts: 7 Mar 2017 12:00 p.m.
Finishes: 7 Mar 2017 1:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 10
Bring a paper copy of your CV to this tutorial, and we will work on it as a group. You will have a chance to look at other examples and have your own document checked.

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Unilever Employer Presentation

Tuesday, 7 March 2017

Starts: 7 Mar 2017 3:30 p.m.
Finishes: 7 Mar 2017 4:45 p.m.
Venue: G10, 71 Frederick Street, Hunter Centre (E3:122 page 2 on attached map)
Remaining places: 89
We are very pleased to have Unilever on campus after the Accounting, Law and Finance Expo at 3:30 pm on Tuesday 7 March. The event will be held at G10; 71 Frederick Street; Hunter Centre (see the attached map). Unilever will talk about life working at Unilever and how you can apply for roles there.

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The Treasury Employer Presentation

Tuesday, 7 March 2017

Starts: 7 Mar 2017 5:00 p.m.
Finishes: 7 Mar 2017 7:00 p.m.
Venue: The Hunter Centre G30 a & b
Remaining places: 77
You are warmly invited to The Treasury Employer Presentation on 7 March 2017 at 5 pm in the Hunter Centre G30 a & b. This will be followed by a mix and mingle session.

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KPMG Networking Evening

Tuesday, 7 March 2017

Starts: 7 Mar 2017 6:00 p.m.
Finishes: 7 Mar 2017 8:00 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room
Remaining places: 48
You are warmly welcomed to attend the KPMG Networking Evening on 7 March 2017 at 6 pm in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.

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Pizza with PwC (PriceWaterhouseCoopers)

Tuesday, 7 March 2017

Starts: 8 Mar 2017 12:00 p.m.
Finishes: 8 Mar 2017 2:00 p.m.
Venue: Hunter Centre 120 / 121.
Remaining places: 58
You are warmly invited to Pizza with PwC on 8 March at 12 pm at the Hunter Centre 120 / 121. There will be a presentation from partners, followed by Q&A and the opportunity to network with staff.

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Successful Interviews – How to Get that Job

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Starts: 8 Mar 2017 3:00 p.m.
Finishes: 8 Mar 2017 4:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre, Seminar Room
Remaining places: 11
This seminar is targeted at anyone who is preparing for an interview.

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PwC (PriceWaterhouseCoopers) CV Workshop

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Starts: 8 Mar 2017 3:00 p.m.
Finishes: 8 Mar 2017 5:00 p.m.
Venue: Hunter Centre 120 / 121.
Remaining places: 59
You are warmly invited to a CV Workshop hosted by PwC on 8 March at 3 pm at the Hunter Centre 120 / 121. There will be a selection of PwC staff to assist you with perfecting your CV.

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PwC (PriceWaterhouseCoopers) Meet the Grads Presentation

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Starts: 8 Mar 2017 6:00 p.m.
Finishes: 8 Mar 2017 8:00 p.m.
Venue: Hunter Centre 120 / 121.
Remaining places: 57
You are warmly invited to PwC's Meet the Grads Presentation on 8 March at 6 pm at the Hunter Centre 120 / 121. There will be an informal presentation from recent grads who are now working at PwC. You'll have the opportunity to ask questions and yes, there will be pizza!

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Jeremy Sutton Family Lawyers Employer Presentation

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Starts: 9 Mar 2017 12:00 p.m.
Finishes: 9 Mar 2017 1:00 p.m.
Venue: Seminar Room 5; 10th floor in the Faculty of Law in the Richardson Building
Remaining places: 40
You are warmly invited to Jeremy Sutton's employer presentation at 12 pm on Thursday 9 March in Seminar Room 5; 10th floor in the Faculty of Law in the Richardson Building. Jeremy will discuss 7 reasons why Family Law is a great career and give you 7 tools to get your first family law job.

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CV Seminar: How to Write Great CVs and Cover Letters

Thursday, 9 March 2017

Starts: 10 Mar 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 10 Mar 2017 12:00 p.m.
Venue: Seminar Room Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 9
This is a workshop that will give you tips for writing your CV
and cover letters. Ideal for anyone starting to write CV's and cover letters.
Essential for students to attend a workshop prior to a one on
one CV check.

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Fonterra Employer Presentation

Thursday, 9 March 2017

Starts: 10 Mar 2017 12:00 p.m.
Finishes: 10 Mar 2017 2:00 p.m.
Venue: The Gallery Restaurant, downstairs at the Staff Club
Remaining places: 126
You are warmly invited to Fonterra's mix and mingle session on Friday 10 March at 12 pm in the Gallery Restaurant, downstairs at the Staff Club.

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Gallaway Cook Allan Employer Presentation

Sunday, 12 March 2017

Starts: 13 Mar 2017 12:00 p.m.
Finishes: 13 Mar 2017 2:00 p.m.
Venue: Law Library and Tearoom (9th Floor of the Richardson Building).
Remaining places: 40
You are warmly invited to Gallaway Cook Allan's employer presentation on 13 March at 12 pm in the Law Library and Tearoom (9th Floor of the Richardson Building).

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Cover Letter Tutorial with Petra

Monday, 13 March 2017

Starts: 14 Mar 2017 12:00 p.m.
Finishes: 14 Mar 2017 1:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 10
Bring a paper copy of your covering letter to this tutorial, and we will work on it as a group. You will have a chance to look at other examples and have your own document checked.

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Action Planning for Effective Job Search

Wednesday, 15 March 2017

Starts: 15 Mar 2017 3:00 p.m.
Finishes: 15 Mar 2017 4:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre, Seminar Room
Remaining places: 10
This workshop will look at where to look for casual and permanent employment, how to research job options and to identify what employers are looking for. Come along with all of
your job search questions

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Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) Panel Session (COM)

Wednesday, 15 March 2017

Starts: 15 Mar 2017 5:30 p.m.
Finishes: 15 Mar 2017 7:30 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room
Remaining places: 47
You are warmly invited to a panel session organised by CAANZ at 5:30 pm on 15 March in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.

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Russell McVeagh Employer Presentation and Application Information Workshop

Wednesday, 15 March 2017

Starts: 16 Mar 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 16 Mar 2017 1:00 p.m.
Venue: Law Library and Tea Room, Faculty of Law; 9th floor Richardson Building.
Remaining places: 40
You are warmly invited to the Russell McVeagh employer presentation and application information workshop at 11 am on 16 March in the Law Library and Tearoom on the 9th floor of the Richardson building.

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History and Arts History Career Information Session

Thursday, 16 March 2017

Starts: 16 Mar 2017 4:00 p.m.
Finishes: 16 Mar 2017 5:30 p.m.
Venue: Te Tumu dining room, 1st floor
Remaining places: 80
Targeted at history and art history students. Learn about the graduate recruitment process in general and what career opportunities the Treasury New Zealand has to offer you specifically. Opportunity to meet lecturers and speakers over nibbles and talk about your study and career goals.

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Google Employer Presentation

Thursday, 16 March 2017

Starts: 16 Mar 2017 5:30 p.m.
Finishes: 16 Mar 2017 7:30 p.m.
Venue: Auditorium, College of Education
Remaining places: 389
We are super excited to have Google on campus this year! They will be on campus on 16 March at 5:30 pm in the College of Education Auditorium. Derek Harte, Programs Specialist and Emily Cole, Recruitment Specialist will present on Google culture and will be followed with Q&A, networking and pizza.

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CV Seminar: How to Write Great CVs and Cover Letters

Thursday, 16 March 2017

Starts: 17 Mar 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 17 Mar 2017 12:00 p.m.
Venue: Seminar Room Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 8
This is a workshop that will give you tips for writing your CV
and cover letters. Ideal for anyone starting to write CV's and cover letters.
Essential for students to attend a workshop prior to a one on
one CV check.

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Vibe Teaching Employer Presentation

Monday, 20 March 2017

Starts: 21 Mar 2017 12:00 p.m.
Finishes: 21 Mar 2017 2:00 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room
Remaining places: 50
You are warmly invited to Vibe Teaching's employer presentation on 21 March at 12 pm in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room. Luke Higgins the Head of Brand and Reputation will be presenting.

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CV Seminar: Get started on your CV with Petra

Monday, 20 March 2017

Starts: 21 Mar 2017 12:00 p.m.
Finishes: 21 Mar 2017 1:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 15
Attend this session if you need to know the essential concepts to develop an effective CV and how to write a winning cover letter.

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Successful Interviews – How to Get that Job

Wednesday, 22 March 2017

Starts: 22 Mar 2017 3:00 p.m.
Finishes: 22 Mar 2017 4:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre, Seminar Room
Remaining places: 11
This seminar is targeted at anyone who is preparing for an interview.

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CV Tutorial

Thursday, 23 March 2017

Starts: 24 Mar 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 24 Mar 2017 12:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre, Seminar Room
Remaining places: 8
An interactive tutorial with up to 8 participants.Look at your CV from an employer’s viewpoint, share your experiences and suggestions within the group, learn what works within your CV and ways in which you may improve on what you have already.

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CV Seminar: Get started on your CV with Petra

Monday, 27 March 2017

Starts: 28 Mar 2017 12:00 p.m.
Finishes: 28 Mar 2017 1:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 15
Attend this session if you need to know the essential concepts to develop an effective CV and how to write a winning cover letter.

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What are the Expectations of Employers?

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Starts: 29 Mar 2017 3:00 p.m.
Finishes: 29 Mar 2017 4:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre, Seminar Room
Remaining places: 10
Many graduate employers say that they will only look at job applicants who have some type of work experience. Many employment applications require candidates to illustrate their competencies in various areas by giving examples of where you gained these skills.

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Disney International Recruitment Employer Presentation

Monday, 3 April 2017

Starts: 3 Apr 2017 6:00 p.m.
Finishes: 3 Apr 2017 8:00 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room
Remaining places: 48
You are warmly invited to the Disney International Recruitment Employer Presentation on 3 April 2017 in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.

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Cover Letter Tutorial with Petra

Tuesday, 4 April 2017

Starts: 4 Apr 2017 12:00 p.m.
Finishes: 4 Apr 2017 1:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 10
Bring a paper copy of your covering letter to this tutorial, and we will work on it as a group. You will have a chance to look at other examples and have your own document checked.

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Successful Interviews – How to Get that Job

Wednesday, 5 April 2017

Starts: 5 Apr 2017 3:00 p.m.
Finishes: 5 Apr 2017 4:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre, Seminar Room
Remaining places: 11
This seminar is targeted at anyone who is preparing for an interview.

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CV Seminar: How to Write Great CVs and Cover Letters

Thursday, 6 April 2017

Starts: 7 Apr 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 7 Apr 2017 12:00 p.m.
Venue: Seminar Room Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 10
This is a workshop that will give you tips for writing your CV
and cover letters. Ideal for anyone starting to write CV's and cover letters.
Essential for students to attend a workshop prior to a one on
one CV check.

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2017 Otago Career Fair

Tuesday, 2 May 2017

Starts: 3 May 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 3 May 2017 2:00 p.m.
Venue: The Link, Union
The fair is open to all levels of students at Otago and is your opportunity to meet with employers and recently appointed graduates from organisations, as well as find out about their current recruitment, summer internships, trends/issues in the world of work and much more.

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Clemenger Group Employer Presentation

Wednesday, 3 May 2017

Starts: 3 May 2017 5:00 p.m.
Finishes: 3 May 2017 7:00 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room
Remaining places: 50
You are warmly invited to the Clemenger Group Employer Presentation on 3 May 2017 at 5 pm in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.

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2017 ICT Expo

Wednesday, 3 May 2017

Starts: 4 May 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 4 May 2017 2:00 p.m.
Venue: The Link, Union
This is your opportunity to meet face to face with employers and recently appointed graduates from successful ICT organisations, as well as find out about their current recruitment, what they look for when appointing graduates, summer internships, trends/issues in the world of work and much more.

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CPA Career Boot Camp

Wednesday, 10 May 2017

Starts: 10 May 2017 4:30 p.m.
Finishes: 10 May 2017 7:00 p.m.
Venue: Hutton Theatre, Otago Museum. 419 Great King Street, North Dunedin.
CPA is hosting a not-to-be missed Career Boot Camp, which is focused on getting you job ready. The Boot Camp will take place on Wednesday 10 May from 4:30 - 7:30 pm in the Hutton Theatre, at the Otago Museum.

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