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Get started on your CV with Yvonne

Monday, 3 October 2016

Starts: 3 Oct 2016 1:00 p.m.
Finishes: 3 Oct 2016 2:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 6
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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Go Places! Heineken Asia Pacific Graduate Programme: Recruiting for 2017!

Monday, 3 October 2016

Starts: 3 Oct 2016 5:00 p.m.
Finishes: 3 Oct 2016 6:00 p.m.
Venue: St David's Seminar Room One, St David's Lecture Theatre Complex, University of Otago campus
Remaining places: 46
Are you a driven Sales & Marketing or Finance graduate ready to be challenged in a high pace environment at one of the world's most respected organisations? Are you ready to GO PLACES?
Join us to hear more about where Heineken can take YOU!

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Summer Jobs Expo

Tuesday, 4 October 2016

Starts: 5 Oct 2016 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 5 Oct 2016 2:00 p.m.
Venue: The Link
Looking for seasonal work over summer? Come meet Otago employers hiring staff for the summer holidays and some looking for ongoing staff.

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International Student Expo

Tuesday, 4 October 2016

Starts: 5 Oct 2016 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 5 Oct 2016 2:00 p.m.
Venue: The Link
Come and meet employers and businesses looking for international talent!

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What can I do with my degree? - Career Planning session with Petra

Thursday, 6 October 2016

Starts: 6 Oct 2016 2:00 p.m.
Finishes: 6 Oct 2016 3:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 13
This session will give you an overview of employment market trends and tips for navigating your career successfully based on your strengths and talents.

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Successful Interviews – How to Get that Job

Thursday, 6 October 2016

Starts: 7 Oct 2016 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 7 Oct 2016 12:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre, Seminar Room
Remaining places: 9
This seminar is targeted at anyone who is preparing for an interview.

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What are the Expectations of Employers?

Sunday, 9 October 2016

Starts: 10 Oct 2016 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 10 Oct 2016 12:00 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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CV Seminar: Get started on your CV with Petra

Tuesday, 11 October 2016

Starts: 11 Oct 2016 2:00 p.m.
Finishes: 11 Oct 2016 3:00 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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CV Seminar: Get started on your CV with Petra

Tuesday, 18 October 2016

Starts: 18 Oct 2016 3:00 p.m.
Finishes: 18 Oct 2016 4:00 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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Successful Interviews – How to Get that Job

Tuesday, 18 October 2016

Starts: 19 Oct 2016 10:00 a.m.
Finishes: 19 Oct 2016 11:00 a.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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Pitch (Yourself) Perfect: Practice your communication and interpersonal skills with Petra

Tuesday, 25 October 2016

Starts: 25 Oct 2016 2:00 p.m.
Finishes: 25 Oct 2016 4:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre, University of Otago
Remaining places: 11
Attend this workshop, if you are hunting for a job and wanting to enhance your interpersonal communication skills and 'elevator pitch'.

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Job Application Masterclass - CVs, Coverletters, & Personal Statements

Tuesday, 25 October 2016

Starts: 26 Oct 2016 9:00 a.m.
Finishes: 26 Oct 2016 11:00 a.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre Seminar Room
Remaining places: 7
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 with Petra

Tuesday, 1 November 2016

Starts: 1 Nov 2016 2:00 p.m.
Finishes: 1 Nov 2016 3:00 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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Interview Practice Workshop with Petra

Tuesday, 8 November 2016

Starts: 8 Nov 2016 2:00 p.m.
Finishes: 8 Nov 2016 4:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 11
Put your interview skills to the test in a dry run.

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