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CV Tutorial

Starts: 17 Oct 2017 12:00 p.m.
Finishes: 17 Oct 2017 1:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 9
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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CV Seminar: Get Started on your CV and Cover Letter

Starts: 20 Oct 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 20 Oct 2017 12:00 p.m.
Venue: Seminar Room Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 6
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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Cover Letter Tutorial

Starts: 24 Oct 2017 12:00 p.m.
Finishes: 24 Oct 2017 1:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 8
Bring a paper copy of your covering letter to this tutorial for fine tuning and learn what works within your document and ways in which you may improve it to make it even better.

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Successful Interviews

Starts: 25 Oct 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 25 Oct 2017 12:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre, Seminar Room
Remaining places: 8
This seminar is targeted at anyone who is preparing for an interview.

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Careers outside academia - consulting and project management

Starts: 25 Oct 2017 5:00 p.m.
Finishes: 25 Oct 2017 6:30 p.m.
Venue: Dunedin, Richardson Building, Moot Court, 10th Floor
Remaining places: 47
Are you completing a PhD and thinking about consulting or project management as career options? Come and hear Fa Niemi PhD

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Social Media and Developing Your LinkedIn Profile

Starts: 26 Oct 2017 2:00 p.m.
Finishes: 26 Oct 2017 3:00 p.m.
Venue: Dunedin, Information Services Building, Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 20
Social media is often a key player in the job search process today. Sites like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn allow employers to get a glimpse of who you are outside the confines of a resume, cover letter or interview.

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CV Seminar: Get Started on your CV and Cover Letter

Starts: 27 Oct 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 27 Oct 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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CV Seminar: Get Started on your CV and Cover Letter

Starts: 31 Oct 2017 12:00 p.m.
Finishes: 31 Oct 2017 1:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 14
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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Skills for Successful Interviews

Starts: 2 Nov 2017 3:00 p.m.
Finishes: 2 Nov 2017 4:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre, Seminar Room
Remaining places: 12
This seminar is targeted at anyone who is preparing for an interview.

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CV Tutorial

Starts: 3 Nov 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 3 Nov 2017 12:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre, Seminar Room
Remaining places: 7
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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Interview Practice Workshop

Starts: 3 Nov 2017 1:00 p.m.
Finishes: 3 Nov 2017 3:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 15
Practice your skills in a mock-interview setting and learn how you can prepare for those difficult questions.

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Job Application Masterclass - CVs, Coverletters, & Personal Statements

Starts: 6 Nov 2017 10:00 a.m.
Finishes: 6 Nov 2017 12:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre Seminar Room
Remaining places: 8
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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CV Seminar: Get Started on your CV and Cover Letter - Copy

Starts: 6 Nov 2017 3:00 p.m.
Finishes: 6 Nov 2017 4:00 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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Skills for Successful Interviews

Starts: 9 Nov 2017 3:00 p.m.
Finishes: 9 Nov 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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How to make a lasting impression at an interview for an academic position

Starts: 15 Nov 2017 9:00 a.m.
Finishes: 15 Nov 2017 4:00 p.m.
Venue: HEDC Seminar Room (Upstairs) 79 Union Street
Remaining places: 10
How to make a lasting impression at an interview for an academic position when you are shortlisted for an interview

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CV Seminar: Get Started on your CV and Cover Letter

Starts: 17 Nov 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 17 Nov 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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CV Seminar: Get Started on your CV and Cover Letter

Starts: 24 Nov 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 24 Nov 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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2018 Accounting, Law and Finance Expo

Starts: 6 Mar 2018 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 6 Mar 2018 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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2018 Otago Career Fair

Starts: 2 May 2018 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 2 May 2018 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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2018 ICT Expo

Starts: 3 May 2018 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 3 May 2018 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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2018 Summer Jobs Expo

Starts: 5 Sep 2018 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 5 Sep 2018 2:00 p.m.
Venue: Dunedin, Information Services Building, The Link
Looking for seasonal work over summer or are you graduating and are looking at career options? Come and meet employers hiring staff for the summer holidays and beyond!

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